(Riverton, Wyo.) – Cattle producers from around Wyoming, Colorado and Nebraska gathered in Riverton this week for a Heifer Marketing and Development Symposium hosted by the Wyoming Business Council’s Premium Heifer Program. The two-day event was staged at the Fremont County Fairground’s Fremont Center.
John Henn from the WBC’s Agribusiness Division hosted the event, which included presentations on replacement and bred heifer demand, vaccination protocols, heifer development, bull selection the use of ultrasound technology and others. A half-dozen vendors were also on hand.
The program will be repeated beginning tomorrow and Thursday at the National Guard Armory in Douglas.