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The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory will host its 15th annual open house Aug. 20.

Presentations will be given throughout the day on aspects of cattle and natural resources management, professor of agronomy and horticulture Jerry Volesky said.

Businesses, services and associations supporting the beef cattle industry will participate. Activities, demonstrations and commercial exhibits are planned. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and exhibits run all day from 8:30-3:30 p.m.

Don Adams and Jack Whittier will give the welcome address at 9:20 a.m.

Throughout the morning, speakers will discuss cattle markets, the beef industry and Nebraska’s rural future and the future of the beef industry.

After lunch, participants will have the choice of attending three different sessions.

To RSVP, call 308-696-6701, 800-657-2113 or email ellen.heil@unl.edu by Aug. 18 for the complimentary lunch.

For more information and an agenda, visit: http://westcentral.unl.edu/gudmundsen

The Gudmundsen ranch is part of the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at UNL is located near Whitman.

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The North Platte Bulletin - Published 7/29/2014
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