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COBA / Select Sires slates six Pa. meetings

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- COBA/Select Sires, Inc., the member cooperative of Select Sires that covers the sales area of Ohio, western Pennsylvania, eastern West Virginia and the southwestern states of Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico and Arizona, has announced their annual meetings for Pennsylvania customers for 2014. The meetings have become a traditional way of informing members of the business of the cooperative while also serving as a way of showing appreciation for continued growth in the area.

The meetings will highlight COBA’s sales unit growth and staff realignment. The COBA business update will include information on our strong financial position, major board actions for the year and the organizations goals. The featured speakers from Select Sires will be David Thorbahn, president and chief executive officer, as well as Dr. Matt Utt, director of research. Dave and Matt will speak on the topics of genomics, semen quality and control, as well as fertility now and in the future.

Any member-customer-owner of COBA/Select Sires is welcome to attend the meetings, as well as anyone interested in becoming a member. The Pennsylvania meeting locations and times are as follows:
• Belle Vernon, Hoss’s Restaurant
Monday, February 10, 11:00 a.m.
• Berlin, Berlin Fire Hall
Tuesday, February 11, 10:00 a.m.
• Indiana, Rustic Lodge
Tuesday, February 11, 7:00 p.m.
• Spartansburg, Dutch Treat
Wednesday, February 12, 10:00 a.m.
• Grove City, Hoss’s Steak & Sea House
Thursday, February 13, 11:00 a.m.
• Brookville, Plylers Restaurant
Friday, February 14, 10:00 a.m.

Reservations should be made by calling 1-800-837-2621 or emailing khenson@cobaselect.com at least five days before the meeting you plan to attend. To see a list of all annual meetings, dates and locations, please visit www.cobaselect.com.