Ag Truths Not Tails Conference Cancelled for 2014

Due to low participation, the conference has been cancelled for this year. Continue to look for more information regarding this topic by subscribing to the WI Youth Livestock website by entering your email address at

Registration Materials are available!

Interested in learning and practicing skills to join the next generation of communicators for Wisconsin’s livestock and dairy industry? Mark your calendar for the Ag Truths, Not Tails conference, coordinated by the University of Wisconsin-Extension. Enrollment is open to youth ages 13 to one year past high school in dairy, beef, sheep, swine and goat project areas. The conference will be held January 24-25, 2014 (Friday night stay and activities are optional) at the Beaver Creek Reserve, Fall Creek, WI.

Bring a team of youth and adults to these interactive networking sessions focused on animal welfare, led by leaders in the livestock and dairy industry.

Enrollment closes January 15, 2014. This is a great opportunity for county educational credits.  For more information, visit the conference website at  Registration materials can be found at  Contact Bernie O’Rourke, Extension Youth Livestock Specialist, with questions at

Mark your calendars for Jan. 24-25, 2014

Mark your calendar for this engaging youth conference on January 24-25, 2014 at Beaver Creek Reserve, FAll Creek, WI.  Friday night stay is optional.  This is for youth ages 13 to one year post high school in the project areas of Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Swine and Goats.  This conference will focus on Animal Welfare and leaders in the Wisconsin Livestock and Dairy Industry will lead you through this interactive experience.  Subscribe to this website to receive conference updates.