Calendar

 If you have question about any event or would like more information, please contact the NCA office.

 

— AUGUST 2014 —

August 18-19, 2014

Hoop House Production for Experienced Growers

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at the Jeanne Dini Center, 120 N. California St., Yerington, NV, sponsored by Western Nevada Specialty Crop Institute. Contact Ann Louhela 775-423-7565 ext 2260, by email at ann.louhela@wnc.edu, or visit the website at www.wnc.edu/sci for details.

 


 

August 21, 2014:

Field Dressing Practices, Meat Handling… for Hunters

Sponsored by UNR Cooperative Extension, CABNR and NDOW. Hands-on workshop to be offered in Reno at 8311 Cleanwater Way, from 9:00 am – 2:00 p.m.
Cost is $110, includes lunch and all materials. Limited to 15 participants.
See http://hunters8-21-2014.eventbrite.com. Contact Claudene Wharton, 775-784-7072 or email whartonc@unce.unr.edu.

 


 

August 23-24, 2014

Nevada Stallion Stakes & Elko County NRCHA Spectacular Working Cow Horse Aged Event.

www.elkocountyfair.com

 


 

August 23-September 1, 2014

Elko County Fair

Working Cow Horse; USTRC Team Roping; 3 Divisions for Team Branding; Team Ranch Doctoring; Cow-Pony Relay; Horse Racing; Carnival; Home Arts; Parade. See www.elkocountyfair.com

 


 

August 28, 2014

Field Dressing Practices, Meat Handling… for Hunters

Sponsored by UNR Cooperative Extension, CABNR and NDOW presents this hands-on workshop to be offered in Reno at 8311 Cleanwater Way, from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and includes classroom information and hands-on education at Wolf Pack Meats lab. Cost is $110, includes lunch and all materials. Limited to 15 participants. See http://hunters8-28-2014.eventbrite.com. Contact Claudene Wharton, 775-784-7072 or email whartonc@unce.unr.edu

 


 

August 29-31, 2014

32nd Annual Western Art Roundup

Winnemucca Convention Center, Winnemucca, NV. Artists, Craftsmen, Poets, Buckaroo Hall of Fame, Quick Draw Auction, Wine Tasting, Art Demos. Begins 1:00 p.m. PDT, Friday Aug. 29, continuing thru 4:00 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31. Call 541-573-2921 or 775-623-5071 by August 23 for entries and details.

 


— SEPTEMBER 2014 —


 

September 1, 2014

 NCA 2015 Fallon Bull Sale Consignments Open

Nevada Cattlemen’s Association 2015 Fallon Bull Sale entries go out by mail to Consignors who are not members of the NCA. Contact Nevada Cattlemen’s Office 775-738-9214 or email smcknight@nevadabeef.org.


September, TBD, 2014

Outlaw Women’s Ranch Rodeo

Horse Palace, Spring Creek, NV. Jess or Katie Jones, 925-640-1102 or 775-340-1836 or email ktklotzbach@yahoo.com. 

 


 

September, TBD, 2014

Owyhee Rope and Ride

Jordan Valley, OR.

 


 

September 8, 2014

Western Video Market Video Sale, Haythorn Ranch, Ogallala, NE

Watch & listen to the sale, look for the catalog and pictures on the web at www.WVMcattle.com. For details call the Western Video Market office at 530-347-3793 or email wvm@wvmcattle.com, or call Gary Nolan, Elko 775-934-5678; Steve Lucas, Paradise Valley 775-761-7575; Mark Venturacci, Fallon 775-427-8713.

 


 

September 12-13, 2014

Van Norman & Friends Production Sale and Events

Elko County Fairgrounds, Elko, NV. Van Norman Stockhorse Challenge, Elko Ranchers Challenge Rodeo, Saturday Buckaroo Breakfast, Preview of Horses under saddle, Auction, Bulls-Broncs-Barrels (see below). Absentee bidding via phone and internet. All events will be webcast via www.HorseAuctionsLive.com. Contact Linda Bunch 775-756-6508 or email mrsbunch@rtci.net. Website: www.VanNormanSale.com. See also Facebook www.facebook.com/vannormansale

 


 

September 13, 2014

V-L Rodeo Productions: Bulls, Barrels & Broncs.

At the Van Norman Horse Sale, Elko county Fairgrounds, Elko, NV.
Contact Aron Means, 775-388-4112 or email V-LRP@live.com.
See details at www.v-lrodeo-productions.com

 


 

September 19-20, 2014

Carlin Smokin’ Hot Chili CookOff

Sponsored by City of Carlin. Held at Carlin Equestrian Park,
2025 Carlin Trend Drive, Carlin, NV 89822. Contact City of Carlin 775-784-6354.
See details at www.cityofcarlin.com and www.carlinchilicookoff.com

 


 

— OCTOBER 2014 —


 

EVERY WEEKEND in OCTOBER

Lazy P Adventure Farm & Corn Maize

Open FRIDAYS: 4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.; Saturday & Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Take Grass Valley Road out of Winnemucca to 8280 Grass Valley Road - about 6 miles out of town. This will be the 2nd Annual "Fall Farm Festival" featuring agriculturally themed, interactive educational exhibits. Features a large Corn Maze, Pumpkin Patch, Bounce House, Cow Train, Hay Maze, Corn Cannon, Pedal Karts, Duck Races, demonstrations, entertainment and good food! See http://www.lazypfarm.com/ for details..


October 30 – November 2, 2014

WSRRA Finals, with Women’s Divisions!

Winnemucca, NV. See www.wsrra.org for details.


— NOVEMBER 2014 —


 

November 3-5, 2014

Nevada Cattlemen’s, CattleWomen’s, Woolgrowers and Land Action Associations 2014 Annual Convention

Elko Nevada.
Contact Sharon McKnight at 775-738-9214 or smcknight@nevadabeef.org 


 

 

— DECEMBER 2014 — 

 

December 6, 2014

Commercial Berry Production Workshop

Sponsored by Western Nevada Specialty Crop Institute.
Contact Ann Louhela 775-423-7565 ext 2260,
by email at ann.louhela@wnc.edu, or visit the website at www.wnc.edu/sci for details.

 


 

— JANUARY 2014 —

 

January 22-24, 2014

Nevada Small Farm Conference

Sparks, NV,
Sponsored by Western Nevada Specialty Crop Institute.
Contact Ann Louhela 775-423-7565 ext 2260,
by email at ann.louhela@wnc.edu, or visit the website at www.wnc.edu/sci for details.
 


 



EVERY Tuesday:


Fallon Livestock Exchange Sale

2055 Trento Lane, 6 mi. west of Fallon, NV. Monte Bruck, Manager 775-867-2020, Fax 775-867-2021. www.fallonlivestock.com


 

EVERY Wednesday:


Nevada Livestock Marketing, LLC Sale

1025 Allen Rd., Fallon, NV 89406. Small Barn starts at 10:30 am; Butcher Cows at 11:00 am; Feeders at 1:00 pm all PDT. Consignors contact Jack Payne 775-217-9273 or 775-225-8889. Contact Sale Yard 775-423-7760 or check out website for upcoming feeder sale date: www.nevadalivestock.us.

Café is OPEN on Sale Days – Homestyle Burgers! Yum! Yum!


 

EVERY Friday:


Superior Livestock Auction

Contact Nevada Representative Allie Bear 775-738-8534 or www.superiorlivestock.com for details.


 THIRD Saturday of Month:


Cowboy Church

1035 Cornell Ave., Lovelock, NV. Old Variety Store. Harmony Ranch Ministry, Tom and Diana Gonzalez. Call 775-867-3100 or 775-426-1107 or email threecrossls@cccomm.net.