High Plains Dairy Conference set for March 1-2 in Lubbock

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, along with its counterparts in Oklahoma, New Mexico, Colorado and Kansas, will host the High Plains Dairy Conference in Lubbock on March 1-2. The conference takes place at the Lubbock Overton Hotel and Conference Center located at 2322 Mac Davis Lane. "Registration will start bright and early both days at 6:30 a.m. with the first day's program ending at 5:00 p.m. and the March 2 activities culminating at noon," said Dr. Ellen Jordan, AgriLife Extension dairy specialist at Dallas who is chair of the event. "We expect this to be a major regional event with a strong slate of nationally known experts who will be speaking on a number of timely subjects crucial to today's High Plains dairy industry," she said.

Registration is $225 for the first registrant and $175 for each additional participant from the same dairy. Online registration and other conference information is available at www.highplainsdairy.org. For more information, call (785) 532-7788.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 to Wednesday, March 2, 2016