Livestock Gentec Field Day

Demonstrating the Value of Research at the Ranch

July 20th, 2016

Roy Berg Kinsella Research Station

Kinsella, AB

 

 

DRAFT AGENDA

 

8:45 –   9:15      Arrival, Registration & Coffee

 

9:15 – 12:00      R.A.N.G.E. Animal Handling Demonstration

Minimizing Animal Stress and improving worker safety & efficiency

Michelle Welsh, Rocky  Creek Charolais 

 

12:00 – 1:30      Country Lunch & Student Poster Session (Current Research Topics)

Kinsella Community Hall

 

1:30 –   4:30      Kinsella Research Station Demonstration Tours

 

Beef Feed Efficiency & Production Genomics

 

    • Kinsella Angus Herd
    • Kinsella Charolais Herd
    • Kinsella Composite Commercial Herd
    • GrowSafe & GreenFeed Technology

 

Beef & Bio-Diversity 

    • Highlights of from the University of Alberta’s Rangeland Research Institute 

 

Management Effects on Meat Quality 

    • The potential impacts of ß-agonists and steroids, alone and in combination, on carcass quality

 4:45       Close & Departure

 

 

 
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