Dairy Beef Feedlot Tour (1 hr)

This tour will provide participants with information regarding the use of implants in beef production.The tour will focus on calf-fed Holsteins as a model for beef production.

Observe calf-fed Holsteins that have been implanted and compare them to their pen mates that have not been implanted. Ask questions about implants and their use in cattle to Penn State Extension experts, PA Beef Council, and cattle buyers. This demonstration is being brought to you by the PA Beef Working Group (a collaboration of: Penn State Extension, PA Beef Council, Center for Beef Excellence, and PA Cattlemen’s Association) and PA Department of Agriculture with support from JBS.

Bus leaves daily at 9:30 AM and 11:30 AM with additional tours Tuesday and Wednesday at 1:30 PM.

Note: walking/standing involved. Restrooms will be available.