Herd That! Conference

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 Herd That! Conference

September 19 and 20, 2023
Broken Bow, NE

One Box Convention Center: 2750 South 27th Avenue, Broken Bow, Nebraska,
and Custer County Fairgrounds


The Nebraska Women in Agriculture program, along with the Nebraska Beef Quality Assurance Program, are excited to announce the second annual Herd That! Conference on September 19 and 20, 2023 in Broken Bow, Nebraska. 

The two-day conference will bring a variety of speakers and topics for attendees to learn from. During the morning sessions at the One Box Convention Center, 2750 S. 27th St., participants will learn from industry experts as well as University of Nebraska Extension professionals. Topics will include market outlooks, livestock insurance, veterinarian practices and more.

Registration for the event will open summer of 2023 on the Nebraska Women in Agriculture website, wia.unl.edu. 

Looking for past conference materials?  They are linked here.  

This material is based upon work supported by USDA/NIFA under Award Number 2021-70027-34694.

Registration Options
  • Two Day:

    • $125 for early bird (on or before Sept. 5)
    • $150 after Sept. 6.

    Tuesday or Wednesday ONLY:

    • $75 (on or before Sept. 5)
    • $90 after Sept. 6.

    Cattle Handling Demonstration ONLY (lunch not included):

    • $25
  • Need to cancel your registration? You can cancel through the online registration system. Participants who cancel on or before Sept. 16 will receive a full refund. A 50% refund is available if you cancel by Sept. 17. No refund is available on or after Sept. 19, 2023. 

Hotel Information
  • Cobblestone Hotel & Suites 
  • Address: 2750 S 27th Avenue, Broken Bow, NE 68822
  • Phone: (308) 767-2060
Herd That! Agenda

Agenda is subject to change 

Click here for:  Broken Bow Map

Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2023

Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2023

  • 7:00 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. - Registration 
  • 8:00 - 8:20 a.m. - Welcome 
  • 8: 30 - 9:30 a.m.  - Workshop Session 1
  • 9:40 - 10:40 a.m.  - Workshop Session 2
  • 10: 50 - 11:50 a.m.  - Workshop Session 3
  • Noon - 1:30 p.m. - Lunch and Livestock Insurance Panel
  • 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - Final Session

Do you want to send your students, clients, or employees to this conference?

Let us create a customized Promo Code for you to help streamline the registration process. We can create a code to cover the full cost or a portion of a registration fee. After the event, we will invoice you! Email us at wia@unl.edu for more information.

Veterinary Medicine Continuing Education (CE) Credits

The 2023 Herd That! Conference will be offering Veterinary Medicine Continuing Education (CE) Credits to eligible participants. All veterinarians or veterinary technicians licensed in Nebraska are welcome.  Sessions approved for CE credits are TBD and will be announced on this website at a later date.

Workshop DescriptionsWorkshop Session 1 - 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

Workshop Session 2 - 9:40 a.m.-10:40 a.m.

Workshop Session 3 - 10:50 - 11:50 a.m.