Saskatchewan Livestock Association AGM breakfast

Saskatchewan Cattle Breeders Association AGM

Saskatchewan Angus Association AGM

Saskatchewan Limousin Association board of directors

Saskatchewan Hereford Association board of directors






Wednesday, January 16th

2:00 p.m. to 5 p.m.  Information Session sponsored by AllTech - Click image above for more info

7:30 p.m.   SBIC Opening Reception.  Casino night sponsored by AllTech.


Thursday, January 17th

8:00 a.m.   Registration desk opens

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.  Trade Show


9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  SBIC Speaker Agenda

Conference presentations will include:

Dr. Matt Spangler, University of Nebraska, Using Genomics to Improve Cattle; Now and into the Future

Nathan Spickler, Spickler Ranch South, Glenfield, North Dakota: Genomics at Work on the Ranch

Dr. Sylvain Charlebois, Dalhousie University: Economic and Agri-Food Outlook


12:00 p.m. Luncheon with guest speaker Rick Burton, Deputy Minister,

                   Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture


1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.  Saskatchewan Beef & Forage Symposium Sessions

Dr. Timothy DelCurto, Montana State University: Weaning Weight Ratio as a Measure of Efficiency

Dr. Garbriel Ribeiro, University of Calgary: Improving Fibre Digestibility for Beef Cattle

Tim McAllister, AAFC Lethbridge: Straw in Diets for Finishing Cattle

Dr. Greg Penner, U of S: Corn and Barley for Feedlot Cattle

Dr. John McKinnon, U of S: Impact of Fat Sources on Calf Growth

Bree Kelln, U of S: Effective Use of Cicer and Sainfoin

Dr. Cheryl Waldner, WCVM, U of S: Antimicrobial Use in the Cow-Calf Sector


Industry meetings on this date will include:

Saskatchewan Verified Beef AGM at 10:30 a.m. - Campania A Room

Saskatchewan Cattle Feeders Association AGM at 12:30 p.m. - Campania B Room

Saskatchewan Livestock Association AGM at 4:00 p.m. - Piero Room


Evening Program: SBIC Awards Banquet

6:00 p.m. Cocktails

7:00 p.m. Dinner, with prime rib sponsored by Cargill Meat Solutions

8:00 p.m. President Peter Stoicheff, University of Saskatchewan

                SBIC Scholarship Presentations

                Saskatchewan Livestock Association Honour Scroll presentations to:

                     Candace and Helge By

                     Linda and Keith Kaufmann

                     Linda and Lyle Stewart

                Live auction in support of the SBIC Scholarship Fund


Friday, January 18th

7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.  Breakfast

8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Trade Show


SBIC Speaker Agenda 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Conference Presentations will include:

Deborah Wilson, Senior Vice President BIXSCo. Systems Inc.: Canada - World Leader in

                              Sustainable Beef Production

Adelle Stewart, Bridges Health and Kim Keller, CEO of Do More Agriculture Foundation:

Mental Health Awareness in Agriculture "Fireside Chat"

- Canadian Cattlemen’s Association update Dennis Laycraft, CEO

- Beef Cattle Research Council (BCRC) update Dr. Reynold Bergen, Science Director

- Canada Beef Update Ron Glaser, Vice President of Corporate Affairs

SBIC closing luncheon with celebrated keynote speaker Timothy Caulfield, author, professor and realist

“When Celebrity Culture and Science Collide”


SBIC closing luncheon with guest speaker Timothy Caulfield, author,

Professor and realist “When Celebrity Culture and Science Collide”


Industry meetings on this date will include:

Saskatchewan Livestock Marketers AGM (members only) 9:00 a.m. - Piero Room

SSGA semi-annual meeting at 8:30 a.m. - Campania Room

Saskatchewan Angus Association AGM at 11:00 a.m. - Novarti Room

Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association AGM at 1:30 p.m. - Campania Room




Saskatchewan's Premier Beef Event

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