The Canadian Beef Industry Conference has wrapped up after a week of tours, sessions, inspirational keynote speakers, and massive networking as cattle producers from across the country came together.
Cattle producers and industry stakeholders will be gathering in Calgary next week to talk about the latest and greatest in the beef industry. The theme of this year's conference, which runs from August 13 to 15 is 'Securing our Future.'
Ron Sebastian, a 35-year horse pulling veteran from Lumsden, Saskatchewan, pulled off something special at this year's Calgary Stampede Heavy Horse Pull, as he and his team of horses finished 3rd in the Light Weight Division, 2nd in the Middle Weight before finishing it off in spectacular fashion with a 1st in the Heavy Weights.
Veronica Swales takes top spot in the Working Cow-Horse Open Bridle at the Calgary Stampede.
A jam packed day of agronomy expertise will once again be on display at this year's Lacombe Field Day on Wednesday, July 24 at the Lacombe Field Crop Development Centre.