Beef Jerky

Stockmanship & Stewardship Event June 28-29 in Ames

Kylie Peterson | June 18, 2019

Contact: Katy Lippolis, Extension Beef Specialist, Iowa State University, 515-294-3020
Chris Freland, Executive Director, Iowa Beef Industry Council, 515-296-2305

WNAX Check-Off Update

IBIC Executive Director Chris Freland talks to Michelle Rook about the upcoming Midwest Stockmanship & Stewardship event.


Join us in Ames, IA for the Midwest Summer Stockmanship & Stewardship experience on June 28-29, 2019. Stockmanship & Stewardship is a unique two-day educational experience featuring live low-stress cattle handling demonstrations, Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) training, and industry updates you won’t find anywhere else. Beef producers who attend not only receive hands-on training in best management practices to help improve their operation, but also the chance to get both BQA and BQA Transportation certified.

Why should you attend?

  • Get BQA and BQAT certified
  • Network with fellow producers
  • Education for you and your operation
  • Learn cutting edge operation techniques
  • Partake in hands-on demonstrations from stockmanship experts
  • Receive education on how to make the most of your cattle facility

To learn more about the June 28-29, 2019 Midwest Stockmanship & Stewardship event in Ames, IA, visit Media is also welcome to attend the event. Use the code "mediacomp" for complimentary registration. 


About the Iowa Beef Industry Council:  The Iowa Beef Industry Council is funded by the $1-per-head National Beef Checkoff Program and the $0.50-per-head Iowa State Beef Checkoff.  Checkoff dollars are invested in beef promotion, consumer information, research, industry information and foreign market development, all with the purpose of strengthening beef demand.  For more information, visit