July 13, 2015
Interested in indoor cattle feeding?
Visit this Centennial Farm and tour this new state-of-the-industry monoslope beef barn!
You’ll enjoy this opportunity to get up close and personal with one of Northern Illinois more progressive cattle feeders – Brad Mapes and Family.
There’s a reason Centennial farms exist in Illinois today; diversification and risk management. Come see for yourself how the Brad Mapes family is transitioning to the next level with this monoslope beef barn designed for optimum cattle care health and performance.
Arrive around noon for the featured speaker (Dr. Ted Funk) and find out more about how the Illinois Beef Association is supporting producers interested in herd expansion and feeding cattle indoors. Currently the IBA will pay 2/3 the billable hours for consulting services of Dr. Funk a recognized authority on Illinois environmental regulations for livestock farms and on-farm consultant.
Location: 586 N Bradshaw Rd Stockton IL 61085
Date: Tuesday 8/4/15
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Lunch with speaker Dr. Funk 12:00 (A delicious beef will be served by the Jo Daviess County Beef Association)
Click here to RSVP for the meal count. This tour is sponsored by: Summit Livestock Facilities in cooperation with the Illinois Beef Association.