Cattle producers attending the 2007 Cattle Industry Annual Convention, Jan. 31–Feb. 3 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn., can learn more about the Limousin breed. Representatives of the North American Limousin Foundation (NALF) and the Limousin
World magazine will be at Booth 315 in the National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA) Trade Show each day.
The trade show opens Jan. 31 at 6 p.m. with a welcome reception. It then will be open Feb. 1 (9 a.m.–6 p.m.) and Feb. 2–3 (9 a.m.–2 p.m.).
NALF also is planning a free workshop for its members in Nashville. Beginning at 1:30 p.m. Feb. 2 in Governor's Chamber D at the convention center, staff members will address breed improvement and marketing issues. A complete agenda is in the “Programs” section of the NALF Web site (www.nalf.org). For more information, contact Frank Padilla, NALF director of member relations, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (303) 220-1693.
The North American Limousin Foundation (www.nalf.org), headquartered
in Englewood, Colo., provides programs and services – including genetic evaluation of 5,000 active sires – to nearly 4,000 members and their commercial customers. The Limousin breed and its Lim-Flex® hybrid
lead the beef industry in muscle-growth efficiency and ideally complement British