Jan. 3-7 – King Ranch Institute For Ranch Management Gus T. Canales Lectureship on Prescribed Burning, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Kingsville, TX; 361-593-5401 or krirm.tamuk.edu.

Jan. 4-6 – 12-month pasture and harvested forage management planning workshop, North Dakota State University Dickinson Research Extension Center, Dickinson; 701-483-2348, Ext. 118, or e-mail llewellyn.manske@ndsu.edu.

Jan. 25 – Stocker Receiving Management Conference, Chisholm Trail Pavilion, Enid, OK; 580-237-7677 or greg.highfill@okstate.edu.

Jan. 25-26 – 10th Annual Heart Of America Grazing Conference, Holiday Inn Hurstbourne, Louisville, KY; 270-365-7541, Ext. 221 or www.uky.edu/Ag/Forage.

Feb. 2-5 – National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Annual Meeting, Denver, CO; www.beefusa.org.

Feb . 18-19 – King Ranch Institute for Ranch Management Lectureship on Strategic Planning, Texas A&M University- Kingsville, Kingsville, TX; 361-593-5401 or krirm.tamuk.edu.

Feb. 21-22 – Mid-South Stocker Conference, Bowling Green, KY; Joanna Coles at jcoles@uky.edu.