BEEF PRODUCERS ASSOCIATION

Maine

Calendar of Events




March 8, 2017 Maine Beef Producers Association meeting, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, Marquardt Building, Augusta. Call Cindy Kilgore to unlock the door 207-215-4968.


March 16 & 17 Cattle AI Class at Witter Center, Orono.If interested contact Amy (Jasmine) Holbrook, Regional Genex representative for Maine at alholbrook@crinet.com207-229-9895 


March 18, 2017 Maine Grazing Conference sponsored by the Maine Grass Farmers Network, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm at the Kennebec Valley Community College, Alfond Campus in Hinkley.


March 25, 2017 Beef Quality Assurance Training for youth and adults. 9 am to 3 pm Will also cover some Pork Quality Assurance Training, Witter Center, Orono. $5 to help with lunch for those outside of the Penobscot 4-H Club. Contact Cindy Kilgore at 215-4968 to let her know you are coming.


April 1, 2017 Beef Industry Meeting, Vaccine and Nutrition Discussion Focused on Cow Calf Operations sponsored by Feed Commodities & UMaine Extension. Spectacular Event Center, Bangor. To register for this free meeting call Patty Kennedy at 1-800-462-4929 or pkennedy@feedcommodities.com


April 12, 2017 Maine Beef Producers Association meeting, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, Marquardt Building, Augusta. Call Cindy Kilgore to unlock the door 207-215-4968

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April 24 - 28, 2017 Meat Cutting School in Central Maine - If interested contact Melissa Libby at melissa.libby1@maine.edu


April 20, 21, 22, and 23rd, 2017  27th Annual National Belted Galloway Sale and Fryeburg Youth Show on at Fryeburg Fairgrounds.  Youth events going on all weekend and the sale at 1:00pm on the 23rd.  Contact Scot Adams 431-3510 or see the website www.fryeburgyouthshow.com


April 28 - 29, 2017 New England Meat Conference, Manchester, NH. They do have a call for presentations on production, processing, marketing, value add butchery and product production, or business and industry issues.


May 10, 2017 Maine Beef Producers Association meeting, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, Marquardt Building, Augusta. Call Cindy Kilgore to unlock the door 207-215-4968.


May 19 - 21, 2017 Northeast Livestock Expo, Windsor.  www.northeastlivestockexpo.com

Buying Local Meat, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
March 7 NOKOMIS HS Adult Ed, Newport - 368-3290
March 14 Bucksport Adult Ed - 469-2129
March 28 NPT Region III, Lincoln - 794-3004 x 211