Month: December 2016

Rural Practitioner

Dr. Randall Norton Walnut Fork Veterinary Service Utica, Kansas By Audrey Hambright Dr. Randall Norton, Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine alum, places high value on relationships with clients in his role as a rural practitioner. A native of Ness

Producer Spotlight

Virgil Huseman Huseman Ranch Ellsworth, Kansas By Audrey Hambright Many agricultural ventures are successful because they are family operations. Huseman Ranch is no different. Virgil Huseman of Huseman Ranch near Ellsworth, Kansas has a strong background in agriculture and Kansas State

Calving Schools to be Held Across Kansas

Calving schools to be held across Kansas with Dr. A.J. Tarpoff, Extension Beef Veterinarian, Kansas State University Jan. 4: Seward County, Seward Activity Center Liberal Jan. 5: Hamilton County Fairgrounds, Syracuse Jan. 5: Finney County Fairgrounds *** evening Jan. 11:

BCI Adds Resources for Veterinary Feed Directive Changes

With a Jan. 1, 2017, deadline looming, veterinarians and producers now have more resources available to help them comply with the Veterinary Feed Directive being issued by the Food and Drug Administration. In response to increasing demand, the Beef Cattle

Beef Consulting Veterinarian Feed Directive Preparedness Survey

Emilie Herbst, Ted C. Schroeder, Brad White, and Robert Larson Beef Cattle Institute at Kansas State University Background The beef cattle industry is facing considerable public scrutiny regarding antibiotic use. Concerns regarding perceived over-use of antibiotics and antimicrobial resistance has