Cattle & Carcass Grading and CME Acceptance Training

Start Date
05-17-2023 08:00 am
End Date
05-18-2023 12:30 pm

AMS, along with the USDA Cattle & Carcass Training Center (CCTC) located at West Texas A&M University, will host an educational in-person event at the Paul Engler College of Agriculture and Natural Sciences on May 17-18, 2023.  This event will showcase experts from USDA, academia and CME Group who will share their knowledge and offer information that covers a wide range of topics related to CME live cattle specifications and deliveries.   Guest speakers include representatives from USDA, WT A&M, CME Group and Texas Cattle Feeders.

AMS will provide updates on USDA’s supply chain initiatives including an overview of USDA’s Meat and Poultry Processing Capacity Technical Assistance Program (MPPTA), which ensures that participants in USDA’s meat and poultry supply chain initiatives can access full-range technical assistance to support their project development and success on May 18, 2023, 1:30-4:00 pm.

Event Materials

Note: Registration is FREE and on a first come first serve bases, limited to 75 people. Use the form below to register for the event.