The Nebraska Grazing Lands Coalition and UNL Extension hosted Burke Teichert, noted ranch management speaker and former General Manager of the Rex Ranches from the Nebraska Sandhills who presented “The Five Essentials for Successful Ranch Management”.
Meeting dates, locations and attendees were as follows:
November 18, Sidney, NE, 40 attendees
November 18, Curtis, NE, 140 attendees
November 19, Blue Hill, NE, 30 attendees
November 19, Beatrice, NE, 60 attendees
November 20, Bloomfield, NE, 20 attendees
November20, Burwell, 60 attendees
November 21, Whitman, 40 attendees
November 21, Chadron, 85 attendees
Approximately 475 farmers, ranchers, students, NRCS field staff, etc. received information about the basic essentials about successful ranch management with a heavy focus on intensive grazing management.
The registration fee for all students (high school FFA members and college agriculture students) was covered by NGLC.