Published January 16 2011
Ransom County Farm Expo set for Feb. 1-2LISBON, N.D. – The 2011 Ransom County Farm Expo will be Feb. 1-2 at the Expo Center in Lisbon.
The expo has been expanded to two days to add more presentations on crop and beef production and additional topics for women. Hours each day are 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Feb. 1 will feature sessions on corn production, bone and joint health, online social networking, weight management, soybean disease, time management, winter cereal update, grains and tea. Elections for a county representative to various commodity groups will also be held.
Sessions on Feb. 2 will focus on cattle production, including nutritional needs of the cow herd, a beef cattle market outlook, a discussion on the SPCC rules and how to come into compliance, and determining a reproductive calendar for your operation.
Various exhibitors and vendors will also be set up during the expo.
For more information, call (701) 683-6128 or visit www.ag.ndsu.edu/ransomcountyextension.