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Missouri Livestock Symposium

December 2 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Missouri Livestock Symposium is the premier educational event and trade show for livestock producers. If you’re serious about livestock production, don’t miss our lineup of nationally-known speakers covering timely topics, and our large agricultural trade show.

There’s no cost to attend and no pre-registration required. Just show up and enjoy the educational programs, trade show and free meals.

Friday, Dec. 2 trade show opens at 4 pm, free supper at 6 pm and our evening program.

4 p.m. – Trade show doors open.

6 p.m. – Free co-sponsored beef supper.

7 p.m. – Our evening program begins in the Auditorium

  • Welcome
  • Guest welcomes
  • Recognition of important guests and sponsors
  • Photo contest winner announced
  • Presentation of Missouri Livestock Achievement Award

8 p.m. – Keynote Speaker – Diana Rodgers

Diana Rodgers speaks internationally about the intersection of optimal human nutrition, regenerative agriculture, and food justice. More recently, her work has focused on shifting the anti-meat narrative. Diana is co-author of Sacred Cow: The Case for (Better) Meat; and is the director and producer of the companion film, Sacred Cow. Her new initiative, the Global Food Justice Alliance, advocates for the inclusion of animal-sourced foods in dietary policies for a more nutritious, sustainable, and equitable worldwide food system. She can be found at sustainabledish.com and globalfoodjustice.org.

If you’re interested in become a sponsor of this event, or would like to have a trade show booth, please call the Adair County MU Extension Center at 660-665-9866.


December 2
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm


William Matthew Middle School
1515 S. Cottage Grove
Kirksville, MO 63501 United States
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