2024 CattleCon

2024 CattleConThis is where you’ll find links to photos, audio, and other information from the 2024 CattleCon in Orlando, FL, January 31 – February 2.

This newsroom will be updated continuously during the convention and will remain as an archive for content after the event.

This virtual ag newsroom includes links to digital media content available free of charge for digital or print publication or broadcast.


2024 CattleCon Photo Album

Press Releases

It’s Not Too Late to Register for CattleCon24
NCBA Trade Show is One More Reason to Attend CattleCon24
CattleCon24 Showcases Sustainability Efforts
NCBA Releases 2024 Policy Priorities
CattleCon24 Kicks Off in Sunshine State
2024 CME Group Beef Industry Scholarship Recipients Recognized During CattleCon24
2023 Regional Winners Recognized for Environmental Stewardship
Wyoming Cattleman Becomes New NCBA President
CattleFax Forecasts Continued Producer Profitability with Herd Expansion on the Horizon
Best of the Beef Industry Recognized During CattleCon24
Beef Quality Assurance Award winners

Audio Interviews

NCBA Officers
2024 CattleCon preview with Kristin Torres, Executive Director of Meetings and Events, NCBA
2024 CattleCon preview Kristin Torres, NCBA 13:59
Interview with Todd Wilkinson, NCBA President
Interview with Todd Wilkinson 14:56
Interview with Buck Wehrbein, NCBA Vice President
Interview with Buck Wehrbein 7:27
Interview with Mark Eisele, NCBA President-Elect
Interview with Mark Eisele 7:37
Interview with Clark Price, NCBA Federation Division Chair & Dan Gattis, NCBA Federation Division Vice Chair
Interview with Clark Price & Dan Gattis

NCBA Staff
Interview with Colin Woodall, CEO, NCBA
Interview with Colin Woodall 10:10
Interview with Ethan Lane, NCBA Vice President, Government Affairs
Interview with Ethan Lane 10:20
Interview with Tanner Beymer, NCBA Sr Dir, Government Affairs
Interview with Tanner Beymer 6:30
Sigrid Johannes, Director, Public Lands Council and NCBA Government Affairs
Interview with Sigrid Johannes 4:51
Samantha Werth, Senior Director of Sustainability, NCBA
Interview with Sam Werth 6:15
Kent Bacus, Executive Director, Government Affairs, NCBA
Interview with Kent Bacus 8:38
Julia Herman, Beef Cattle Specialist Veterinarian, NCBA
Interview with Julia Herman 5:10
Emma Mulvaney, Associate Director, Beef Quality Assurance, NCBA
Interview with Emma Mulvaney 7:09
Jennifer Nealson, Senior Vice President of Global Marketing and Research, NCBA
Interview with Jennifer Nealson 10:54
Kelsey Kemp, Associate Director, Government Affairs, NCBA
Interview with Kelsey Kemp 4:13

CattleFax Forecasts Continued Producer Profitability with Herd Expansion on the Horizon
CattleFax Outlook Seminar 1:57:36
Interview with Randy Blach, CEO, Cattlefax
Interview with Randy Blach 8:16
Kevin Good, vice president of market analysis at CattleFax
Interview with Kevin Good, CattleFax 7:00

2023 Regional Winners Recognized for Environmental Stewardship
Region I: Tuck Farms, Moneta, Virginia – Keith Tuck
Interview with ESAP regional winner Keith Tuck, Virginia 3:15
JB Ranch, Immokalee, Florida – Liesa and Russell Priddy
Interview with ESAP regional winner Liesa and Russell Priddy, Florida 7:00

Other Interviews
Beef Advocate of the Year Allison Fender of Santa Ysabel, California
Interview with Ali Fender, California 8:35
NCBA Trailblazer Tucker Brown of Texas
Interview with Tucker Brown 6:34
NCBA Trailblazer Macey Hurst, Missouri
Interview with Macey Hurst 4:26
NCBA Trailblazer Erin Perkins, New York
Interview with Erin Perkins 3:47
NCBA Trailblazers Paige Schmidt, Kansas and Colt Coffee, Montana
Interview with Paige Schmidt and Colt Coffee 6:50
Interview with Dan Halstrom, President and CEO, U.S. Meat Export Federation
Interview with Dan Halstrom, USMEF 4:36
Cattlemen’s Beef Board chairman Jimmy Taylor, Oklahoma
Interview with Jimmy Taylor, CBB 7:08
Sustainability Forum speaker Myles Allen, Professor of Geosystem Science in the Environmental Change Institute, School of Geography and the Environment and Department of Physics, University of Oxford
Interview with Myles Allen, University of Oxford 6:56

Trade Show interviews
Alltech President and CEO Mark Lyons
Interview with Mark Lyons, Alltech 8:24
Emily Stackhouse, Research Manager in Livestock and Environment, Alltech
Interview with Emily Stackhouse, Alltech 3:22
Martha Baker, Dairy Feed, Alltech Feed Division – Agolin
Interview with Martha Baker, Alltech 5:34
Lance Zimmerman, Sr Beef Cattle Market Analyst, RaboBank RaboResearch
Interview with Lance Zimmerman, RaboBank 8:14
Jessica Newberry, Virbac Senior Technical Services Veterinarian for Food Producing Animals
Interview with Jessica Newberry, Virbic 3:35

Session Audio

D.C. Issues Update: Vice President of Government Affairs Ethan Lane provides a State of the Industry update; Expert policy speakers share updates on tax policy, animal health, conservation, trade, supply chains, and NCBA’s Political Action Committee report
NCBA D.C. Issues Update Session 1:34:33
CattleFax Outlook Seminar
CattleFax Outlook Seminar 1:57:36