Dollar$ and Sense
Sponsored by the Oklahoma Grazing Lands Conservation Association (OGLCA)
August 12 & 13, 2010
Clarion Conference Center, South side of I-40 on Meridian
Hotel Reservations: Call 405-942-8511
This year’s primary speakers include Will Winter and Peggy Sechrist.
Mr. Winter is a co-founder of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association (AHVMA). He is an author, a free-lance journalist and lecturer, teaching about holistic veterinary livestock issues, sustainable agriculture and traditional nutrition. He works as a free- lance independent holistic herd heath consultant for grass-based livestock producers and, since 2005, has been the herd consultant for the Thousand Hills Cattle Company of Cannon Falls, MN.
Peggy Sechrist has a lifelong involvement in agriculture. Since 1988 she has served in many positions including Research Analyst for the Texas Dept of Ag Sustainable Agriculture Program; Certified Educator in Holistic Management and President of Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group.
In addition, Peggy operates with her husband the first ranch in Texas to become certified organic; currently operates a local food co-op selling locally grown organic vegetables and the Sechrist Homestead grass-fed beef to 300 members; and is a Texas court approved mediator. She enjoys helping farm and ranch families to develop strategic plans and mediate family conflicts.
Our producer speakers and panel will include Oklahoma Ranchers John and Grady Phelan and Kendra Horst from Kansas.
2010 Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association Convention and Trade Show
July 29-31, 2010
Reed Conference Center
5800 Will Rogers Rd., Midwest City, Ok.