Cover Crop Grazing Conference

Nebraska beef producers and corn growers - explore ways to enhance your operations

Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022

University of Nebraska
Eastern Nebraska Research, Extension
and Education Center near Mead, Nebraska
August N. Christenson Building

This expo will help first time or experienced farmers looking to fine-tune their cover crop grazing management utilizing cover crops as an alternative forage source. Speakers and panelists will address important issues for Nebraska farmers and ranchers and provides one-on-one discussion with local, private industry exhibitors and sponsors.

Preregister below - by Oct. 28.

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About the Expo

The conference kicks off with registration, refreshments and a trade show.  Educational programs are from 10 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. and include a producer panel session, small group discussion, and a live field demonstration. 

Nebraska Extension is uniquely suited to bring farmers unbiased and research-based information that will be shared at this conference. Featured presentations include “Rotational/Strip Grazing” with Ben Beckman, Nebraska Extension Educator and “Grazing of Perennial and Annual Forages” presented by Brad Schick, Nebraska Extension Educator.

See the full agenda below.

Cattle grazing

Check Out the Conference Agenda

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Registration and Trade Show

Sign in and check out the vendor exhibits

10:00 a.m. -10:45 a.m.

Rotational/Strip Grazing

Ben Beckman, Nebraska Extension Educator

11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Producer Q&A Panel

11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Lunch and Trade Show

12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Cover Crop Field Demo 1

1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Grazing of Perennial and Annual Forages

Brad Schick, Nebraska Extension Educator

2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Cover Crop Field Demo 2



Please preregister by Oct. 28.

A $10 registration fee is payable via cash or check at the conference.  Or checks can be mailed in advance to 2022 Cover Crop Grazing Conference, Nebraska Extension, 1071 County Road G, Ithaca, NE 68033. The fee covers lunch and refreshments throughout the day. When paying by check, payable to University of Nebraska-Lincoln.



This program is sponsored by Nebraska Extension in the University’s Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources and private industry exhibitors/sponsors.

For More Information

Connor Biehler
Livestock Systems Asst. Extension Educator

Sponsored by

Industry Exhibitors

To become a sponsor or exhibitor, contact:  Connor Biehler * * 402-624-8007