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World Hereford Conference 2012
Technical Conference

All videos can be found below, along with a PDF of the speakers powerpoint presentation, or you can view them in a larger resolution on YouTube by clicking here.

World Hereford Technical Conference Opening Ceremonies

Robert Meijer: President, Canada Beef, Inc. Former Director of Corporate Affairs, Cargill Ltd.
Review and Forecast of Beef Industry Trends on a Global Basis

Dr. Steve Miller: Director, Centre for the Genetic Improvement of Livestock, University of Guelph.
• Improving Beef Tenderness and Consumer Satisfaction Through
Genomics

Dr. Dorian Garrick: Jay Lush Endowed Chair in Animal Breeding and Genetics, Iowa State University.
• Genomic Prediction in Hereford Cattle

Dr. Dave Daley: Professor of Animal Science; Associate Dean, College of Agriculture, California State University, Chico.
Understanding Heterosis and the Value of Hereford Cattle

Dr. Robert Weaber: Assistant Professor, Beef Breeding & Genetics; Cow-Calf Extension Specialist, Kansas State University.
Economics of Docility in Beef Cattle

Dr. John Basarab: Senior Research Scientist, Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development; Adjunct Professor, University of Alberta
Feed Efficiency in Beef Cattle

Stan Jacobs: Cow Boss, Douglas Lake Ranch
• Hereford Breed Strengths – Cow-Calf Production

Dr. Kee Jim: Founding partner, CEO and Managing Director, Feedlot Health Management Services Ltd.
Feed Efficiency in Hereford Cattle