Please join us at the Grand Opening of the Rustler Ag & Equine Complex on Central Wyoming College’s main campus in Riverton. The event will be held Saturday, Aug. 26 from 10 a.m. to noon, and will feature a ribbon-cutting and tours of our new 85,000-square-foot complex, which will house CWC’s agriculture programs. We have been building out CWC’s agriculture program and added meat processing, small-scale farming, agriculture entrepreneurship, ranch management and more! This facility will also serve as the home of our premier equine program, Livestock Judging Team, Rodeo Team and Ranch Horse Team.
We hope you’ll be able to join us to celebrate the opening of this fantastic facility and meet our faculty and students. We believe the Rustler Complex will be an economic driver for Fremont County and the region and we are excited to explore all the ways we can continue to grow business in the Agriculture and Equine areas, as well as other sectors. In fact, to bolster Wyoming as the leader in quality and craft beef, we have combined this Rustler Complex Grand Opening with the 4th annual Rendezvous City Beef Round-Up, where beef producers across the nation come to compete in the Best Beef in Wyoming and Best Beef in the West.
If you have a brand in your family, there will also be a special chance to add that brand to artwork for the building during the Grand Opening, so bring your branding irons! The entrance to the facility is at 1110 Day Drive in Riverton, close to the entrance to the baseball fields. We look forward to seeing you there, and please feel free to forward this invitation to others who may be interested.
Below is the scheduled programming for the Grand Opening celebration:
About the Rustler AG & Equine Complex
There are generations of knowledge on Wyoming farms and ranches. To share it, Wyoming needs agriculture innovation centers and exchanges. CWC’s Rustler Ag & Equine Complex will research and teach the best of traditional practices alongside new livestock production and health methods and technologies. It will explore new techniques in farm-to-table, food production, agribusiness and entrepreneurship. Read about our latest Wyoming Works Grant Opportunity to support equipment, faculty and a mobile meat sciences lab for our communities! Wyoming Works CWC Grant
By leveraging local resources and the Rustler Ag & Equine Complex, Central Wyoming College can:
- Educate and equip the agriculture workforce
- Train the leaders essential for building a robust agriculture economy for the region
- Attract regional event to enhance existing agriculture and equine operations
- Be a catalyst for opportunities within our tourism corridor for local food, culinary, agriculture, and equine economic development and advancement
For more information about this event, visit this website.
For more information on the 4th Annual Rendezvous City Beef Roundup, visit this website.
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