North Okanagan ranchers are focusing on improving profitability and competitiveness.
The North Okanagan Livestock Association and the Ministry of Agriculture will hold a seminar Wednesday and the guest speaker will be Dr. Kee Jim.
“He has a sincere commitment to seeing the Canadian livestock industry do well,” said Lee Hesketh, with NOLA.
“His objective is helping cattle feeders be as efficient and profitable as possible.”
Jim manages a cow/calf and purebred hereford cattle operation in Okotoks, Alta. and he is a founding partner of Feedlot Health Management Services.
“This is a wonderful opportunity for anyone interested in the future of the livestock industry,” said Lee.
“There is no admission and you do not need to be a member of the North Okanagan Livestock Association.”
The seminar runs Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Best Western Plus Vernon Lodge.