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Youth in grades 9-12 are encouraged to apply for the 2020 Kansas State University Animal Sciences Leadership Academy, a four-day educational experience that will help them explore potential careers in the livestock industry.
Registration is now open for four-day summer… Continue reading
Courtesy of: Kansas Livestock Association
The Kansas Beef Council, in conjunction with KLA, NCBA, Kansas State University and Merck Animal Health, is bringing the national Stockmanship and Stewardship tour to Kansas. Highlights of the September 20-21 event will include low-stress… Continue reading
The Red Angus Feeder Calf Certification Program (FCCP) has long been recognized as a leader in the beef industry and university research has now quantified the added value this program provides for beef producers. In… Continue reading
A Kansas State University expert says the region’s grasslands will need some moisture and higher temperatures to recover from wildfires that scorched an estimated 1 million acres in Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas last week.
This weekend’s temperatures may hit… Continue reading
Kansas State University researchers developed a vaccine that could provide effective, antibiotic-free prevention of Fusobacterium necrophorum infection. The bacterium afflicts sheep and cattle with liver abscesses, calf diphtheria and foot rot or abscesses.
The vaccine patent team includes M.M. Chengappa,… Continue reading