Ranch Management Field Day
Program highlights for the August 13 Kansas Livestock Association/Kansas State University Ranch Management Field Day near Smith Center will include discussions on leveraging genetics to achieve cowherd objectives, managing and planning for tough economic times, optimizing gain with post-weaning nutrition and combating farm stress. The event will be hosted by W & S Ranch Inc., owned and operated by the Weltmer family, which encompasses a farming business, cow-calf operation and feedyard.
Parking Location - Philip & Jessica Weltmer, 18022 180 Rd., Smith Center, KS 66967
Directions - From Smith Center: Head east on U.S. Highway 36 for 1 mile, then turn south on R Road and travel 2 miles, OR go 1 mile south on U.S. Highway 281 from Smith Center, then east on 180 Road for 2 miles. The field day site is located on the southeast corner of R and 180 Roads. "Field Day" directional signs will be posted.
Thursday, August 13 at 3:00pm
Southeast Corner of R and 180 Roads. Near Smith Center