— DECEMBER 2014 —

December 24-25, 2014

Christmas Eve & Christmas Day

Merriest of Christmases and Happiest of Holidays is Our Wish for all Nevada’s Livestock producers!


— JANUARY 2015 —

JANUARY 1, 2015

New Year’s Day!

A Brand New Republican Controlled US Congress & Nevada Legislature! We not only believe in Miracles, we RELY on them!


JANUARY 8-9, 2015

Eastern NV Landscape Coalition’s WINTER WEED MEETING,

Tenth Annual Winter Weed Conference, Bristlecone Convention Center, Ely, Nevada.

Catalyst for Change: Opening the Conversation for Changing Nevada’s Noxious Weed Program

Breakout Pesticide Applicator Training on January 9, 2015, seperate from the Weed Workshops. Contact Betsy Macfarlan for details: enlc@sbcglobal.net;  775-296-2289


JANUARY 13-14, 2015

Nevada Section, Society of Range Management

“Grazing Management for Fine Fuels & Annual Grass Ranges, Exploring the Science and Strategic Plan Development,”

Carson City, NV – 7 CEU’s available.

Objective: to bring grazers, rangeland managers, and scientist to the table to discuss this important topic, this will hopefully result in the rangeland management modifications that improve rangeland conditions. Contact Mark Freese, (775) 688-1145 for more information.


January 22-24, 2015

Nevada Small Farm Conference

The Nugget, Sparks, NV
A premier gathering of Nevada farmers, ranchers, businesses, students, federal and state agriculture agencies, food policy advocates and many others involved in Nevada agriculture. Workshops and sessions will address a wide variety of topics relevant to the needs of Nevada’s farmers and a diverse range of those connected to Nevada agriculture. For more information contact Ann Louhela ann.louhela@wnc.edu or call 775-423-7565 ext. 2260. Learn more at the Nevada Small Farm Conference website http://nevadafarmconference.com/.


January 26- February 1, 2015

National Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Elko, NV
The National Cowboy Poetry Gathering is a week-long celebration of life in the rural West, featuring the contemporary and traditional arts of western ranching culture. Poetry, music, stories, gear, film, photography and food - all contribute to the texture of an event that has become an annual ritual and a place of personal meaning for thousands of people. See website for more information: http://www.westernfolklife.org/National-Cowboy-Poetry-Gathering/General-Information-on-the-Gathering/.


— FEBRUARY 2015 —

 February 4-7, 2015

NCBA 2015 Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show

San Antonio, Texas

Visit http://www.beefusa.org/cattleindustryannualconvention.aspx for more details.


February 12-13, 2015

Fallon Bull Sale Invitational Stock Dog Trial

Benefits the fight against cancer

Fallon, NV

Thursday, February 12:
Handlers Draw Party at Bonanza in Fallon

Friday, February 13, 2015
Handlers Meeting at 7:00 a.m. • Trial at 7:30 a.m.

February 13, 2015

Cow Dog Auction: Dinner at 7:00 p.m.; Fallon Convention Center


February 13, 2015

Churchill Co. Cowbelles Dinner/Dance and Fallon Bull Sale Awards Presentation

Fallon Convention Center, Fallon, NV

Social Hour 5:30 p.m., Dinner 6:30 p.m.; Dance 8:00 p.m.

Kathy Lofthouse, 775-423-5065


February 13-14, 2015

49th Fallon All Breeds Bull Sale

Fallon Livestock Exchange, Fallon, NV

Sifting Friday, February 13, sale February 14th
Show Your Love! Buy your Sweetie a Bull on Valentine’s Day!
Contact: Sale Secretary Stephanie Licht slicht@nevadabeef.org or 775-738-9214 for more 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.