Upcoming Events 

Beef Marketing Workshops - March 26th or 27th 

Join the PA Beef Council for a workshop centered around retail beef marketing. Matthew LeRoux, Extension Marketing Specialist with Cornell University will be headlining the events. His presentation will be geared on direct marketing of retail beef for producers interested in selling direct to consumers through on-farm sale or farmers markets. In addition to Matthew, Dr. Jonathan Campbell, PSU Extension Meat Specialist will present on the rules and regulations of selling direct to consumers. Alison Krebs, NCBA Director of Market Intelligence will also be speaking on consumer trends and buying preferences. Join us for one of the two in-person events or catch the event on March 27, 2019 via webcast! 

When: March 26, 2019                                                      When: March 27, 2019

Where: CJ Hummels Restuarant                                       Where: PSU Campus- Ag Science and Industries Building 

            28 Willow Street                                                                  Room 118

            Lenhartsville, PA 19534                                                      Parking available in the East Parking Deck 

Time: 6:00 PM (dinner) followed by presentations            Time: 6:00 PM (dinner) followed by presentations 


PLEASE RSVP TO Courtney Cowden Gray - ccowden@pabeef.org or 814-623-2839 

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BQA Chute Side Training- Mercer Livestock Auction

Level 1 and Level 2 BQA program. Attendees will be certified upon completion of the evening. 

When: Thursday, April 4, 2019

Where: Mercer Livestock Auction 

             424 North Perry HWY

             Mercer, PA 16137

Time: 5:00 PM Registration and Refreshments 

          6:00 PM Program 

Please RSVP to Courtney Cowden Gray- ccowden@pabeef.org or 814-623-2839

BQA Chute-Side Training- Meyersdale, PA

When: April 24, 2019

Where: Maple Valley Cattle Company, The Butterfield's 

            1264 Maple Valley Rd. 

             Meyersdale, PA 15552

Time: 6:00 PM

Please RSVP to Courtney Gray at cgray@pabeef.org or 814-623-2839

BQA Chute-Side Training- Greencastle Livestock Auction

When: May 10, 2019

Where: Greencastle Livestock Auction 

            720 Buchanan Trail East 

             Greencastle, PA 17225

Time: 7:00 PM

Please RSVP to Courtney Gray at cgray@pabeef.org or 814-623-2839

R&J Consulting- Beef Meeting 

When: Thursday, March 21, 2019

Where: Shady Maple Smorgasboard

Time: 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM (lunch included with reservation)

To RSVP: 717-203-6777

*this event does not qualify for BQA*