Bill McKinnon, Executive Secretary of the Virginia Cattlemen’s Association will be the featured speaker for the first Beef Webinar sponsored by Virginia Cooperative Extension and scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, December 7th. McKinnon will discuss “Issues and Forces Impacting the Virginia Beef Industry,” with focus on cattle markets and factors driving economics in the cow-calf sector. Participants in the on-line meeting will have the opportunity to ask questions through an on-line chat box or over the telephone using a number provided during the program.
Check with your local Extension Agent about accessing the program at your local office. Producers with high speed internet service can access the meeting at home. Webinar information and meeting links will be available on the VT Beef Extension webpage http://www.vtbeef.apsc.vt.edu/ . From the VT Beef Extension site, you can click on the meeting link and go directly to the meeting.
In addition to the December 7th meeting, future webinars will be scheduled for January, February and March. If you have questions please contact Mark McCann at 540-231-9153 or email@example.com .
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Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Alan L. Grant, Dean, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; Jewel E. Hairston, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State, Petersburg.
November 1, 2010