Innovations Talk: Beef Sustainability and Ranching in Arizona

Beef Sustainability and Ranching in Arizona
The U.S. beef industry has been committed to measuring and improving its sustainability for the past decade through the Beef Checkoff's sustainability research program. This presentation will highlight information on beef's greenhouse gas emissions, energy use, water use and cattle's protein upcycling abilities. Join us for presentations and a panel featuring Dr. Sara Place, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, and Arizona ranchers Dr. Chuck Backus and Dr. Dean Fish to discuss innovations in cattle genetics, rangeland resource management, beef’s sustainability, animal handling and solar use on ranches.Snacks will be served.
Department: 
School for the Future of Innovation in Society
Contact: 
Melissa Waite
Nov 26 2018 - 12:00pm
Location: 
Memorial Union 230, Pima Auditorium
Campus: 
Tempe campus
Price: 
Free