A series of upcoming feedlot meetings is intended to help discuss and address current issues facing feedlot operators. The  meetings in Southern Minnesota start with free noon lunches and will conclude by 3pm.

Workshops will be Thursday, March 7 at the Zumbrota City Hall and Thursday, March 14 at the Blooming Prairie City Hall. The agenda continues after lunch at 1pm with Emergency Management Director Mike Johnson address the attendees. At 1:45pm at both locations David Preisler of Minnesota Pork will be the featured speaker followed by a 2:30PM session on water appropriations led by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The day will conclude with a question and answer session at 3pm.

These sessions are sponsored by the Feedlot officers of Dodge, Freeborn, Goodhue, Mower, Rice and Steele Counties. For more information call 507-444-7488.

There's still postseason sports action coming up. Follow along wherever you go with the free KRFO AP

Scott Lewis townsquaremedia