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Make Plans To Attend CLA’s African Swine Fever Workshop in Greeley, CO on August 7th

African Swine Fever has decimated pork production in Southeast Asia. ASF’s impact has far reaching effects on Colorado’s protein industry. Experts will share a global outlook on the market impact, Colorado’s emergency response plan, secure pork plans/biosecurity protocols, vaccine development, & steps the U.S. has taken to keep ASF out.

African Swine Fever: Impact on Colorado Protein Producers

August 7th, 2019

1:15pm – 4:00pm

DoubleTree Hotel, Big Thompson A, 919 7th Street, Greeley, CO 80634

Register online by August 5th here http://bit.ly/ASFMeeting or call (970) 378-0500.

Hosted by the Colorado Livestock Association.

Schedule
1:15 pm
Welcome, Dwain Weinrich, Colorado Livestock Association
1:20 pm
Marlin Hoogland, Midwest Division Veterinarian
Smithfield Hog Production
2:00 pm
Maggie Baldwin, Epidemiology Traceability Veterinarian
Colo. State Vet’s Office
2:40 pm
Dan Kovich, Director of Science & Technology
National Pork Producers Council
3:20 pm
Travis Arp, Senior Dir. of Export Services/Access
U. S. Meat Export Federation
4:00 pm
Wrap-up, Dwain Weinrich, Colorado Livestock Association

Colorado Livestock Association (CLA) was formed in 1998 through a restructuring of the then 43-year-old Colorado Cattle Feeders Association (CCFA). CLA members are cattle and sheep feeders, cow/calf producers, dairy farmers, swine operations, and industry partners. CLA works on behalf of its members in the regulatory and legislative arenas in Colorado. For more information about CLA visit www.coloradolivestock.org

By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.