Schedule of Events

*Times and Presentations are subject to change.

Friday, November 12, 2021 

8:00AM (Sunflower Room)

Policy Review Meetings

(This session is restricted to KCA Members and invited experts)

Join us as members review ​current KCA policy and draft potential policy pertaining to: Animal Health & Welfare, Rural Rights & Economic Development, Marketing & Trade, Country of Origin Labeling, Kansas Cattlemen’s Beef Cooperative, Beef Checkoff, and more.

Non-voting attendees will not be allowed into the meeting, but are welcome in other areas of the facility during the meeting. For information on becoming a member, please visit the "Join" section of our website or call 785-238-1483.

9:00 am

Guest Registration Open

Doors open to the public for the beginning of the trade show. Preregistration is encouraged online or by calling KCA at 785-238-1483. Registration is Free. Meals are an extra fee.

10:00 am to 11:00 am

U.S. Economic Miracle will Crush ‘Green New Deal’ Fraud

with Marcia Baker and Robert Baker

11:00 am to 11:45 am

Cattle 2022 Outlook: Currencies, China, & Competition

with Mike Zuzolo of Global Commodity Analytics & Consulting, LLC.

11:45 pm to 1:00 pm

Friday Business Luncheon

Keynote with Dr. Jim Drouillard of Kansas State University, Animal Sciences and Industry

1:00 pm to 1:45 pm

Drought Protections

with Steve Redd of Redd Summit Advisors

1:45 pm to 3:15 pm

Capturing the Beef Dollar: A Panel Exploring Direct to Consumer Beef Marketing

with Steve Stratford, Patrick Robinette, Bernie Hansen, Lee Robbins.

3:15 pm to 4:15 pm

Trade Show/Break 

Throughout the Presentation Series of the Convention, there will provide time for visiting with Trade Show Representatives, refreshing beverages, and time for networking.

4:15 pm

Annual Membership Meeting (This section restricted to KCA Members ONLY)

During this time, KCA Membership will conduct their annual membership and business meeting. Non-voting attendees will not be allowed into the meeting, but are welcome in other areas of the facility during the meeting. For information on becoming a member, please visit the "Join" section of our website or call 785-238-1483.

Saturday, November 13, 2021

8:30 am

Trade Show Opens

Doors open to the public at 8:00 am for the opening of the trade show. Preregistration is encouraged online or by calling KCA at 785-238-1483. Registration is Free. Meals are an extra fee.

9:15 am to 10:15 am

Trace Minerals: Immunity + Reproduction + Herd Health = Profit

with Kevin Cain, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

10:15 am to 10:45 am

Trade Show/Break 

Throughout the Presentation Series of the Convention, there will provide time for visiting with Trade Show Representatives, refreshing beverages, and time for networking.

10:45 am to 11:30 am

Protecting the Future of the Farm

with Jordan Gottlieb, New York Life Insurance

11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Cattlemen's Luncheon

1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

Caregiver Impact on Cattle Health, Performance, and Wellbeing

with Dr. Tom Noffsinger of Production Animal Consultation

2:30 pm to 3:15 pm

Trade Show/Break 

Throughout the Presentation Series of the Convention, there will provide time for visiting with Trade Show Representatives, refreshing beverages, and time for networking.

3:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Independent Cattle Producer Policy Interests

A discussion exploring national issues facing the industry.'​

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

​Social & Benefit Auction

Join us for refreshments and time to have great conversations.

7:30 pm

KCA Annual Banquet