Event Calendar

 

9th Annual

Oklahoma Grazing Lands

Dollar$ and Sense

Sponsored by the Oklahoma Grazing Lands Conservation Association (OGLCA)

 

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August 12 & 13, 2010

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Clarion Conference Center, South side of I-40 on Meridian

OKC, Oklahoma

Hotel Reservations:  Call 405-942-8511

 

 

This year’s primary speakers include Will Winter and Peggy Sechrist. 

 

willwinter.jpgMr. 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.

 

Those interested in attending the conference should click here for a registration form and need to register no later than August 3rd, 2010. The registration is $150 per person and includes attendance to all sessions, lunches and breaks both days, and a CD with proceedings.

 

 


2010 Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association Convention and Trade Show

July 29-31, 2010

Reed Conference Center

5800 Will Rogers Rd., Midwest City, Ok.