Feeding the World II – Meeting the Challenge.

The International Livestock Congress – USA 2013 will host a full day conference, Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at the Renaissance Denver Hotel during the 107th National Western Stock Show.

Attendees will hear firsthand from world renowned speakers including Gary Smith, Emeritus Distinguished Professor, CSU, John Lundeen, NCBA, Phil Seng, USMEF, Russell Cross, Texas A&M University, Daren Williams, NCBA along with distinguished panels of industry experts.  Speakers will cover the latest information on environmental impacts on beef production, sustainability, knowing international customers and competitors plus current market issues domestically and internationally.  These “make or break” issues must be addressed in order to assure that the beef industry is positioned to “Feed the World”. 

ILC – USA 2013 “Beef’s Greatest Challenge” conference registration is available online at www.theisef.com.  The cost of the conference is $250 per person or $125 for students before December 21, 2012 and includes a continental breakfast, a buffet lunch, and grounds admission to the 2013 National Western Stock Show.  Tickets to the Tuesday, January 15, 2013, Professional Bull Riders Touring Pro Finale are $41 and must be purchased at the time of registration.  Space is limited, so register early.

Take the opportunity to attend the ILC-USA 2013 conference to learn about the challenges and opportunities that impact livestock industry operations. 


In its 107th year, the National Western Stock Show is a 501(c) (3) charitable organization that provides college and graduate level scholarships in agriculture and medicine for practice in rural areas. It is also our mission to serve producers and consumers throughout the world by being the premier Stock Show, Rodeo, Horse Show and center for year-round events. The 16-day show also serves as an entertainment arena, hosting one of the world’s richest regular season professional rodeos, largest horse show and Colorado’s largest trade show.  For more information visit nationalwestern.com.