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Animal Sciences and Industry

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Manhattan, KS 66506-8028

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Upcoming Beef Events

Beef Stocker Field Day
September 22, 2016 • 9:30 a.m.
K-State Beef Stocker Unit, Manhattan, Kansas

K-State Ranching Summit
October 7, 2016 • 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
K-State Union, Manhattan, Kansas

ASI Family & Friends Reunion
October 7, 2016 • 5:30 p.m.
Stanley Stout Center, Manhattan, Kansas



Hot Topics!

Animal Health Update: Learn more about VFD

An understanding of the changes in the use of feed additive medications is important for livestock producers and veterinarians. All feed-grade medications used for disease prevention and therapy will require veterinary oversight and an accompanying veterinary feed directive.

 

Anaplasmosis Symposium

Download presentations and watch videos from the May 11 symposium focused on Anaplasmosis.

  • Anaplasomosis in Cattle: Facts and Fiction — Dr. Gregg Hanzlicek, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Kansas State University Dr. Mike Apley, Frick Professor, Clinical Sciences, Kansas State University
    PowerPoint Slides
  • Diagnostic Considerations and Strategies — Dr. Gregg Hanzlicek, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Kansas State University
    PowerPoint Slides || Watch Video
  • Keeping Anaplasmosis out of your Cow Herd — Dr. Dave Rethorst, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Kansas State University Dr. KC Olson, Department of Animal Sciences and Industry, Kansas State University
    PowerPoint Slides || Watch Video || KC Olson Video
  • Flies, Ticks, and Anaplasmosis in Kansas — Dr. Ram Raghavan, Diagnostic Medicine and Pathobiology, Kansas State University
    PowerPoint Slides || Watch Video
  •  Can I Vaccinate for Anaplasmosis? — Dr. Gene Luther, AgCenter; Department of Veterinary Science, Louisiana State University
    PowerPoint Slides || Watch Video
  • Treating Individual Cows and Herds for Anaplasmosis — Dr. Mike Apley, Clinical Sciences, Kansas State University
    PowerPoint Slides || Watch Video
  • The VFD and Anaplasmosis Infection — Dr. Mike Murphy,  Food and Drug Administration
    Watch Video

 

Grazing Management: Toxic Plants

A shortage of good-quality pasture can be a limiting factor for a cattle operation. Learn more in this new publication on forage crops.


 Beef Information

The beef extension program at Kansas State University strives to address all phases of beef production from "farm to fork". Subject area links above contain K-State publications. Additional materials can be found below from proceedings, research reports, other K-State websites and websites of other land-grant institutions.


More from KSU Beef Extension

Beef Cattle Newsletters

Kansas Crop Residues

KSU Websites

K-State Beef Proceedings and Research Reports

This includes the following events:

  • Cattlemen's Day
  • Hays Roundup
  • Cattle Feeders Day
  • Stocker Conference

K-State Beef Extension Videos

Ammoniating Low Quality Forages

Resources from Other Institutions

Other Links