Schedule

Tentative Live Session Convention Schedule

Additional educational sessions will be made available on-demand (scroll down for a current list)

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

 

8:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Opening General Session

  • President’s Welcome
  • Governor’s Welcome
  • Evan Smith, CEO and Co-Founder, Texas Tribune

 

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Breakouts

Track 1

U.S. Cattle Trace Update

 

Track 2

Price Discovery and Marketing

Speaker: Shelby Horn

 

12:00 PM – 12:45 PM: Special Lunch Presentation

 

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Breakouts

Track 1

Wildlife Management in Texas

 

Track 2

How Agriculture Influenced Burger King Marketing

Speaker: Dr. Frank M. Mitloehner

 

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Breakouts

Track 1

Ag and Landowner Legal Update

Speakers: Jim Bradbury, Tiffany Dowell Lashmet, Amber Miller

 

Track 2

Conservation Best Practices

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

 

8:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Membership Meeting and CattleFax Market Outlook

  • President’s Welcome
  • Texas CattleWomen Update
  • President’s Address
  • Bereavements
  • Board of Directors Election
  • Randy Blach, CEO, CattleFax

 

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Breakouts

Track 1

Retail and Restaurant Effects from COVID

 

Track 2

Land Trends

 

12:00 PM – 12:45 PM: Lunch with Texas Beef Council

 

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Breakouts

Track 1

Marketing Channel Opportunities

 

2:30 PM

Closing General Session

  • Speaker TBD
  • New Board of Directors Meeting
    • Officer Election and Rotation

Current list of on-demand sessions that will be available with your registration

Check back often as we’ll be adding more to this list!

Protecting the Ranch: Landowner Liability Law

Speaker: Tiffany Dowell Lashmet, Texas A&M Univeristy

Sustainable Parasite Control in Cattle

Speaker: Dr. Harold Newcomb, Merck Animal Health

Use of Drones in Ranching

Speaker: Dr. Megan Clayton, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension

Developing a Successful Supplementation Program for Cattle Operations

Speaker: Dr. Jason Banta, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension

Know Before You Go: Succession Planning

Speaker: Jacqui Davie, Lincoln Agribusiness Services

Don’t Roll the Dice on Reproduction

Speaker: Dr. Dusty Abney, Cargill Premix and Nutrition

Stocker Cattle Arrival: The Intersevtion of Health, Risk, and Opportunity

Speaker: Dr. Mike Nichols, Boehringer-Ingelheim