01-21-18 NWSS Celebrates a Historic Milestone

2018 National Western Stock Show Celebrates a Historic Milestone Exceeding 700,000 Attendees

Denver, CO. – The 112th National Western Stock Show rides off into the sunset on the second highest attendance numbers in show history at 705,574 visitors over the 16 days.  The largest Stock Show attendance was in 2006 for the 100th Anniversary with 726,972 guests.

“We appreciate every person, young and old, from near and far that came out to make memories with us”, said Paul Andrews, President & CEO of the National Western Stock Show.   “To host over 700,000 guests in 16 days is tremendous, not to mention historic.” Continue reading

01-21-18 10th Annual Marshall Frasier Beef Symposium in Hugo Feb 20th

10th Annual Marshall Frasier Beef Symposium

Lincoln County Events Center in Hugo, CO – February 20, 2018 from 8:30-4 pm

The Colorado Livestock Association is hosting its 10th annual livestock producer educational symposium in Hugo, CO on February 20, 2018. The Marshall Frasier Beef Symposium will feature a full day of informative speakers covering a multitude of important topics of interest to livestock producers in Colorado.

In 2008, the meeting was renamed the Marshall Frasier Beef Symposium in honor of the late Eastern, Colorado rancher, Marshall Frasier, who was a strong proponent of education and a dedicated supporter of the industry. Marshall Frasier was and still is the only person who has served as President of both the state livestock organizations; Colorado Livestock Association and the Colorado Cattlemen’s Association.

Lunch is free to attendees and will be provided by the Colorado State University Meats Judging Team. Registration is complimentary, but please register by Friday, February 16, 2018. Register online or call the CLA office at (970) 378-0500.

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