The Ohio Cattlemen’s Association (OCA) just wrapped up their annual Cattlemen’s Camp in October at the Madison County Fairgrounds in London. This educational, fun-filled weekend included hands-on opportunities for the youth and their families to gain experience with their beef projects. Attendees were invited to bring their calf project along for on-site training to prepare for the upcoming OCA BEST show season.
Saturday camp attendees began with a session titled “Character Traits” provided in part with event sponsor, Weaver Leather Livestock, and the morning session also included a Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) session and clipping demonstration. A beef lunch sponsored by Purina Animal Nutrition was provided to participants and their families before kicking off an afternoon of informative sessions including a hands-on clipping session and a Cattlemen’s Skillathon Quiz Bowl competition among other activities. The evening events included dinner, followed by a campfire, tailgating and big-screen televisions to cheer the Buckeyes on to victory with their fellow campers and cornhole tournament with nearly 20 teams competing.… Continue readingRead More »