KSU Beef

Welcome to KSU Beef

Our mission is to provide clientele with timely, accurate, objective, research-based information effectively communicated to enable sound decision making for the betterment of cattle enterprises, and the sustainability of food and fiber production demands of a growing global population.

Tips On Livestock Fly Control

Understanding the FDA’s animal implant and antibiotic regulations

Feeding and Managing Early Weaned Calves, Justin Waggoner, K-State Beef Systems

Strategies for Feeding Cows with Limited Forages, Jason Warner, K-State Extension
Cow-Calf Specialist

Use of KSU’s Beef Replacement Decision Aide in Assessing Herd Expansion and Contraction, Glynn Tonsor, K-State Department of Agricultural Economics

Using Basis and Margin Tools for Making Real World Ranch Management Decisions
During Drought Webinar, Featuring Brett Crosby, Custom Ag Solutions

Decision Making For Grass Turnout in Western Kansas Webinar

Handouts to reference during "Decision Making For Grass Turnout in Western Kansas" Webinar:

Cawker City Precipitation Example
Scott City Precipitation Example
Spring Turn Out Flow Chart

Dealing with Drought Webinar to Assist Cow-Calf Producers with Decision Making


Kansas wildfire recovery resources

Drought resources

Drought webinars


Monthly closeout data from various Kansas feedlots are summarized to provide average values for days on feed, average daily gain, harvest weight, dry matter feed conversion, cost of gain, and death loss, as well as corn and alfalfa hay prices.
Employee management tips from #KSUASI's Justin Waggoner.
Feedlot tips from #KSUASI's Justin Waggoner.