KEARNEY – The Younes Convention Center in Kearney will play host to the 2022 Nebraska Grazing Conference on August 9 and 10.
A field tour kicks off the conference on Tuesday, August 9 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Cottonwood and Linder Waterfowl Production Areas located near Bertrand, NE. Topics will include conservation and grazing livestock management. There is no fee to attend the field tour.
Sessions on Tuesday afternoon include speakers presenting information on grazing lands topics related to conservation, collaborative adaptive management, and Old World bluestem, a relatively new invasive species in Nebraska.
Tuesday evening promises a banquet with Steve Kenyon from Greener Pastures Ranching of Alberta, Canada as the featured speaker.
The conference will conclude on Wednesday, August 10 with sessions on grazing systems and wildlife management.
Sponsor and exhibitor booths will showcase new programs, equipment, and products to conference participants.
More specific info on the conference is available here.