Register for the IBA Summer Conference - Deadline June 5

Date: Wednesday, June 17 - Friday, June 19 
Location: Bloomington, IL - Parke Regency Hotel & Conference Center
                                                  1413 Leslie Dr., Bloomington, IL
                                                   www.parkeregency.com
Accommodations: Early room reservations can be made by contacting the Parke Regency Hotel                                      & Conference Center at 309-662-4300 and ask for the Illinois Beef rate ($99                                        plus tax per night) by June 3.  

 

2015 IBA Summer Conference Schedule                                                          
 
Wednesday, June 17 
1 p.m.  Trade show exhibitor set-up
3 p.m.  Registration opens
4:30 p.m.  Social hour in the trade show
6 p.m.  Awards Banquet
7:30 p.m.  Dessert in the trade show
   
Thursday, June 18 
Cattlemen’s College : Keys to staying Profitable in the Beef Business
7:30 a.m.  Breakfast Buffet & Illinois Beef Association Annual Meeting
9 a.m.  Is Our Industry Sustainable, Cameron Bruett, JBS USA  
10:30 a.m.  Defending the Reputation of the US Beef Industry, Season Solorio, NCBA 
Noon  Lunch Buffet 
1:30 p.m.  Is Your Farm Ready for an EPA Environmental Review? 
       Moderator: Travis Meteer, University of Illinois 
            Panelists: Bruce Rodely, Illinois EPA
            Ted Funk, environmental engineer
            Nic Anderson, Illinois Livestock Development Group
3 p.m.  U of I Research that will Shape the Beef Industry, Dr. Steve Loerch, U of I
5:30 p.m.  Prairie View Farms Tour & Dinner, Gridley  
   
Friday, June 19 
7 a.m.  Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Buses depart for tours:
       Twin Groves Wind Farm 
       Winery Tour, Tasting & Lunch, Mackinaw Valley Winery  
       Farm Safety Tours, Asmark Institute
4:30 p.m. Buses arrives at hotel
5 p.m. Beef Night at the Ballpark
       (Suites reserved and drinks furnished)
6:35 p.m.  Normal Cornbelters First Pitch

Register for the IBA Summer Conference - Deadline June 5

 
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