March 16-18 – W.B. “Dub” Yarborough Lectureship on Oil and Gas, King Ranch Institute of Management, Kingsville, TX; 361-593-5401 or

March 17-20 – 2009 International Animal Health and Nutrition Symposium, Lexington, KY;

March 31-April 2 – National Institute of Animal Agriculture annual meeting, Galt House Hotel & Suites, Louisville, KY;

April 21-22 – Montana State University Extension and Montana Feed Association’s Livestock Forum and Nutrition Conference, GranTree Inn, Bozeman; 406-994-3414 or

April 30-May 3 – 2009 Beef Improvement Federation Annual Research Symposium & Annual Meeting, Sacramento, CA;

May 12-13 – 8th Annual Animal Agriculture Alliance Stakeholders Meeting, Hotel Monaco, Alexandria, VA; 703-562-5160 or

May 18-21 – Richard Mifflin Kleberg, Jr. Family Lectureship on GIS Technology, King Ranch Institute of Management, Kingsville, TX; 361-593-5401 or or

May 22-23 – Seeds for Success: Cattle Grazing Conference, Eastern Oklahoma State College, Wilburton; 918-448-7300 or

May 27-29 – International Conference on the Use of Antimicrobials in Cattle Production, Kansas State University, Manhattan; 785-532-4844 or

June 13 – Livestock Marketing Association 46th Annual World Livestock Auctioneer Championship, Fergus Falls Auction Market, Fergus Fall, MN; 800-821-2048.