Animal Sciences and Industry

Kansas State University
232 Weber Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-8028


785-532-7059 fax


Upcoming Beef Events

100th Hays Roundup - K-State Western Kansas Agricultural Research Center

The K-State Agricultural Research Center – Hays will be hosting the 100th edition of Roundup on Thursday, April 17, 2014.

Registration for the event will begin at 9:00 AM at the K-State Agricultural Research Center's Auditorium and the program is slated to begin at 10:00 AM. Lunch will be provided at noon with the program wrapping up at 3:00 PM.

For further information contact John Jaeger at 785-625-3425 x211.


2014 Feedlot Nutritionist Boot Camp
August 4-8, 2014
Amarillo, Texas

To apply:

  1. Download the PDF form above
  2. Fill in the boxes with your information.
  3. Save the file
  4. Email it back to Chris Reinhardt at
  5. Deadline is June 1, 2014


Hot Topics!

Trichomoniasis Affected Counties in Kansas 2011-2013

New Trichomoniasis Regulations - effective October 4, 2013, Kansas Department of Agriculture

Use of Zilmax in the Beef Industry - webinar by Dr. Chris Reinhardt, Extension Feedlot Specialist

 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

Quick Links

Beef Extension Faculty

Dr. Dale Blasi
Stocker Nutrition and Management

Dr. Joel DeRouchey
Environmental Management

Dr. Jaymelynn Farney
Beef Systems Specialist, Southeast Area

Dr. Larry Hollis
Feedlot Health and Management

Dr. Sandy Johnson
Livestock Production Specialist, Northwest Area

Dr. Christopher Reinhardt
Feedlot Nutrition & Management

Dr. Justin Waggoner
Beef Systems Specialist, Southwest Area

Dr. Bob Weaber
Associate Professor / Extension Specialist