Matt Diersen, SDSU ag risk and business management specialist, will be the featured speaker at two beef marketing and risk management meetings. These meetings will take place Monday, March 10 starting at 2 p.m. at the Douglas County Courthouse, Armour and again that evening at 7 p.m. at the Lincoln County Extension Office in Canton.
SDSU Extension Livestock Educators John Keimig and Jeff Lounsbery will also be on hand to cover marketing enhancements related to natural, organic, SD certified and age/source verified production systems. Diersen will discuss cattle price outlook for 2008 and the livestock risk protection program as well as information regarding livestock marketing plans.
This meeting is open to all interested individuals at no charge. For more information contact Jeff at 764-2756.