Ag events, sales and shows
3 Schuppe Farms 28th Annual Bull Sale, 12:30 p.m., Sterling Livestock Commission, Sterling, Colo., (970) 522-8195, schuppefarms.com
3 Sega Gelbvieh Spring Bull Sale, 1 p.m., view 10:30 a.m. Steve and Gail Fiolkoski, 16509 WCR 86, Pierce, Colo., Steve (970) 381-0600, http://www.segagelbvieh.com
3 8th Annual Farnam Volunteer Firemen’s Consignment Auction, 10 a.m., Farnam, Neb., McDermott Auction Service, LLC, (308) 534-2910 mcdermottauctionservice.com
3 Retirement Farm-Equipment Auction, 9:30 a.m., Boyd’s Farm Shop, Percival, Iowa, internet bidding at bidcaller.com, (402) 672-3621, alhughesauction.com
4-6 National Farmers Union 116th Anniversary Convention, Westin Kansas City at Crown Center, 1 East Pershing Road, Kansas City, Mo. More information can be found at http://www.nfu.org/convention.
5 Vision Angus, 20th Annual Sale, Lincoln County Fairgrounds North Platte, Neb., (970) 854-4322, visionangus.com
5-6 Protecting America’s Agricultural Markets: An Agricultural Commodity Futures Conference, Overland, Kan. A conference agenda will be announced in February.
6 Absolute Land Auction, 10:30 a.m., Kit Carson County, Colo., Stratton Activities Center, Stratton Colo., Neal Mann (785) 635-2102, http://www.farmandranchrealty.com
7-8 Governor’s Ag Conference, 3:30 p.m., Holiday Inn and Convention Center, Kearney, Neb.
8 Absolute Public Auction, Brighton, Colo. Have Equipment to Consign? Call (800) 654-8280, Taylor & Martin Auctioneers, taylorandmartin.com
9 CHS Harvest for Hunger Cajun Boil and Mouse Race, 6 p.m., Morgan County Event Center
9 Farm Auction-Bach Farms, 9:49 a.m., Chadron, Neb., (308) 279-1692, live online bidding, proxibid/Kraupies, http://www.farmauction.net
9 Farm Consignment Auction, 10 a.m., Enders, Neb., Fanning Auction, (308) 882-4437, http://www.fanningauction.com
9 Hueftle Cattle Company, 15th Annual HXC Production Sale, 1 p.m., Cozad, Neb., (308) 529-0648, hueftlecattlecompany.co.
10 Lienetics Ranch, Beatrice, Neb., NE (402) 560-5385, lienetics.com
10 Doerr Angus Ranch Bull Sale, Verdigre Livestock Market, Verdigre, Neb.
10 Open Consignment Equipment, Machinery Vehicle & Miscellaneous Auction, 9 a.m., (970) 482-6207, http://www.casauction.com
10 Sakata Farms Farm Equipment Auction, Brighton, Colo., 9:30 a.m., Kreps-Wiedeman, (970) 356-3943, k-wauctions.com
10 Semi-Retirement Farm and Ranch Auction, 10 a.m., Wellfleet, Neb., McDermott Auction Service, LLC, (308) 534-2910, mcdermottauctionservice.com
10-12 2018 NIAA Annual Conference, Renaissance Denver Stapleton Hotel in Denver. Registration is now open. Go to the NIAA website http://www.animalagriculture.org.
11 Lazy JB Angus Annual Bull and Heifer Sale, 1:30 p.m., Lazy J Angus Ranch, Montrose, Colo.
12 Parry Angus, 20th Annual Bull Sale, 1 p.m., at the ranch, 9 miles north of Sterling, Colo., (970) 522-1214, parryangus.com
12 Farm Equipment Auction, 10 a.m., Robert Kramer Family Trust, Stapleton, Neb., live online bidding, proxibid, Jeff White, (308) 530–1307, http://www.whiteauctionservice.com
12 Barstow Angus Ranch Production Sale, at the ranch, Springview, Neb.
13 Wagon Wheel Ranch, Cattlemen’s Connection Annual Angus Bull Sale, 1 p.m., Yuma, Colo., (970) 630-0600, wagonwheel-ranch.com
14 Vin Mar Angus & Hereford Bull Sale, Sheridan Livestock, Rushville, Neb.
14-15 Northeast Colorado Progressive Ag Symposium, Island Grove Park, Greeley, Colo. RSVP before March 6 to reserve your spot by calling (907) 356-8097 x3 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and visit http://www.wgcd.org for more information.
14 Rocky Mountain Oyster Fry 4-H fundraiser, 5:30 p.m., Eagle River Center, 0794 Fairgrounds Road, Eagle, Colo. For more information, contact Jenny Leonette at (970) 328-8630 or email@example.com.
15 CHS Harvest for Hunger Cajun Boil and Mouse Race, 6 p.m., Phillips County Event Center
16 Retirement Farm Equipment Auction, 11 a.m., Pacific Junction, Iowa, live on site auction, Internet bidding, http://www.bidcaller.com, Al Hughes, (402) 672-3621, www.alhughesauction.com
16 Jindra Angus rescheduled sale at Creighton Livestock, Creighton, Neb.
17 Grays Angus Sale, at the ranch, Harrison, Neb.
17 Habitat Hero Workshop, Cheyenne, Wyo., $20 includes lunch and snacks. Bring back the bees, butterflies and birds to your garden. For more information, contact Catherine at firstname.lastname@example.org or go to https://www.brownpapertickets.com/.
17 Diamond Peak Cattle Company Bull Sale, Riverton, Wyo., (970) 326-8620, diamondpeakcattle.com
17 SVYF Consignment Auction, 9 a.m. Longmont, Colo., Advertising Deadline March 2, D&E Auctioneers, Everett Schneider, (970) 215-3440, http://www.DE-Auctioneers.com
17 Lechleiter Simmentals Annual Bull Sale, 1 p.m., WSCA, Loma, Colo., Kim Lechleiter, (970) 209-8008
17 Altenburg Super Baldy Bull Sale, Fort Collins, Colo., Willie Altenburg, Altenburg Super Baldy Ranch, (970) 481-2570, email@example.com
17 Estate of Marian Crossland Auction, 10 a.m., 206 E 2nd St., Haxtun, Colo., open house, 10 a.m. on March 10, Auctioneers Miller & Associates, (970) 842-5575, http://www.ama-auctions.com
17 Retirement Farm & Ranch Auction, 10 a.m., Wallace, Neb., McDermott Auction Service, LLC, (308) 534-2910, mcdermottauctionservice.com
17 Farm Retirement Auction, Otis, Colo., Sullivan Auctioneers, (844) 847-2161, http://www.sullivanauctioneers.com
17 No Reserve Farm Retirement Auction, 10 a.m., Richard Lewton, Otis, Colo., (970) 554-0470, http://www.sullivanauctioneers.com, online bidding available
17 Public Auction, 10 a.m., 34680 Hwy 167 Fowler Colo., Downare Auctions, (719) 469-5112, Auctionzip.com., ID#38124
17-18 Wyoming Bee College , Cheyenne, Wyo., $85 includes lunch, dinner and snacks. Open to everyone concerned about the welfare of honeybees or native bees. Contact Catherine Wissner at firstname.lastname@example.org or https://2018wybeeuniversitybeecollege.eventbrite.com
18 Public Auction, 11 a.m., 102 S. Clayton St., Brush, Colo., Associate Auctioneers of Colorado, (970) 380-7653, auctionzip.com ID#7082
19 Bridle Bit Simmental Sale, Walsh, Colo.
19 Flat Water Gang Red Angus Bull Sale, Broken Bow, Neb.
20 S & V Livestock “Ranchers Choice” Bull Sale, Gordon Livestock, Gordon, Neb.
20 Plateau Red Angus 18th Annual Production Sale, 1 p.m., Ogallala Livestock, Ogallala, Neb., (970) 334-2200, email@example.com
21 Sedgwick County Dryland and Pasture Land Auction, 1:30 p.m., Reck Agri Auction Center, Reck Agri Realty & Auction, Sterling, Colo., http://www.reckagri.com, (800) 748-2589
21 Wagonhammer Ranch bull sale, O’Neill, Neb.
22 Schuler Red Angus sale at the ranch, Bridgeport, Neb.
23 Sellman Ranch Performance Bull Sale, Crawford Livestock, Crawford, Neb.
23 Schurrtop Ranch-Selling Bulls, 1 p.m., Tri-State Livestock, McCook, Neb., Marty (308) 362-4330, http://www.schurrtop.com
23 Sellman Ranch Annual Performance Bull Sale, Crawford Livestock Market, Crawford, Neb., Adam, (308) 665-1324, http://www.sellmanranch.com
23 CHS Harvest for Hunger Cajun Boil and Mouse Race, 6 p.m., Irrigation Research Farm, Yuma, Colo.
24 Cowboy Poetry Night, 5 p.m., Gateway Community Building, 42700 Highway 141, Gateway, CO 81522. All proceeds go to the Gateway Merry Mixer 4-H Club Scholarship Fund. Dinner, 5 p.m., entertainment, 6 p.m. Cost is $7 per person, and kids 12 and under are free. Beef stew dinner with a silent auction and door prizes. For more information call Linda Moores at (970) 931-2803.
24 T-Heart Ranch High Altitude Bull Sale, 1 p.m., at the ranch, LaGaraita, Colo., Shane Temple, (719) 850-3082
24 Connealy Angus Spring Bull Sale, at the ranch, Whitman, Neb.
24 Inventory Reduction Auction, 10 a.m., George Risk Industries, Kimball, Neb., Helberg & Nuss, (308) 436-4056, http://www.helbergnussauction.com
24 Public Auction, 9 a.m., 670. Tenny St. Byers, Colo., Linnebur Auctions, (303) 822-9298.
25 Annual Production Sale, Oxford Neb., (308) 991-0727, http://www.swansoncattleco.com
26 Phillips/Sedgwick County Pivot Irrigated Land Auction; 1:30 p.m., Phillips County Event Center, Holyoke, Colo., Reck Agri Realty & Auction, http://www.reckagri.com, (800) 748-2589
27 Callaway Farm and Pasture, absolute auction, 1 p.m., Calloway Community Center, Calloway, Neb., agriaffiliates.com, (308) 534-9240
27-29 Farmers Grain Co. Retirement Auction, online only bidding, Reck Agri Realty & Auction, http://www.reckagri.com, (800) 748-2589
28 March Consignment Auction, Brush Colo., Auctioneers Miller & Associates, (970) 842-5575, http://www.ama-auctions.com
28 Consignment Auction, Brush, Colo., Auctioneers Miller & Associates, (970) 842-5575, http://www.ama-auctions.com
29 Rock River Angus-Complete Dispersal, 10 a.m., Chappell Neb., Mike Cavalli, (308) 778-6144, http://www.angushall.com
30 Pieper Red Angus Spring Sale, at the ranch, Hay Springs, Neb.
31 Consignment Auction, Brush Colo., Auctioneers Miller & Associates, (970) 842-5575, http://www.ama-auctions.com
31 Beaman X6 Ranch Bull & Female Sale, Producers Livestock, Greeley, Colo., 12:30 p.m., complimentary lunch 11 a.m., (970) 284-5075, www.X6Ranch.com
31 Diamond Peak Cattle Company Bull Sale, Loma, Colo., (970) 326-8620, diamondpeakcattle.com
3 Calvo Famliy Red Angus Sale, at the ranch, Basset, Neb.
4 TK Angus Spring Bull and Female Sale, at the ranch, Valentine, Neb.
4-5 Colorado Livestock Association’s annual meeting, Loveland, Colo. The pre-registration deadline is March 30, 2018. Further information on the schedule, registration and hotel rooms can be found online at http://www.coloradolivestock.org/events/annual.k
5-6 Protecting America’s Auction Markets: An Agricultural Commodity Futures Conference, Overland, Kan. Conference agenda and registration information will be announced at a later date.
7 Covelli Auction, Weldona, Colo., Auctioneers Miller & Associates, (970) 842-5575, http://www.ama-auctions.com
7 Kraye Angus Production Sale, Mullen, Neb.
7 Consignment Auction, New Raymer Fairgrounds, Accepting Consignments, Holzworth Auction Company, Ken Holzworth, (970) 380-5305, John Clatworthy, (970) 768-7500
9 Magness Bull Sale, Annual Western Slope Bull Sale, 1 p.m., Loma, Colo., Magness Land & Cattle, http://www.magnesscattle.com
10 Oakwater Ranch Charolais Bull Sale, Valentine Livestock, Valentine, Neb.
10-12 National Institute for Animal Agriculture 2018 annual conference, Renaissance Stapleton Hotel, Denver
13 Rodeo All-Star Weekend Rodeo All-Star Semifinals 1, 7-9 p.m. National Western Events Center, rodeoallstar.com, 9:45-10:45 p.m., Rodeo All-Star Weekend concert featuring Ashley McBryde, National Western Events Center, rodeoallstar.com
13 Red Western Red Angus Bull Sale, Crawford Livestock, Crawford, Neb.
14 Hebbert Charolais Bull Sale, Hyannis, Neb.
14 Rodeo All-Star Weekend Rodeo All-Star Semifinals 2, 2:30 p.m., National Western Events Center, rodeoallstar.com; 7-9 p.m., Rodeo All-Star Weekend Rodeo All-Star Finals, National Western Events Center, rodeoallstar.com
14 Show Goat Sale, JTW Jan’s Team Wethers and Guest Consigners, Otis Colo., 10 a.m.-12 p.m. viewing, 12-1 p.m. lunch, 1 p.m. auction, Jan Rogers, (970) 246-3778
14- 15 Gardening For Success conference, Cheyenne, Wyo., $125 Everyone is welcome: beginners, backyard gardeners, master gardeners, community gardeners to farmer’s market. Contact Catherine Wissner at firstname.lastname@example.org or https://gardeningforsuccess2018.eventbrite.com
16-17 16th Annual 2018 Jackpot Progress Show, Kimball FFA Alumni & Supporters, Kimball, Neb., Fairgrounds Open to all 4-H and FFA Youth, weigh-ins both days 8-10 a.m., 11 a.m. show, Sally, (307) 575-3286, Byron, (308) 235-8536, Sandy, (308) 235-5371
20-21 Colorado Draft Horse and Equipment Auction, 9 a.m., Adams County Fairgrounds, Troyer Auctions, (970) 785-6282, http://WWW.troyerauctions.com
29 8th Annual Friends of Peckerneck Trail Ride, 10 a.m., Alma, Neb., (308) 320-4908
5-6 Open Horse Show and NQHA Trail Challenge, English, Western, Speed, 8 a.m., Buffalo County Fairgrounds, Kearney, Neb., (308) 320-4908