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Twin Creeks District

Livestock

Calf Need current livestock budgets for your enterprise?  Want research-based information when making a management decision?  Know a group of kids that are interested in learning more about livestock?  Contact us!  Twin Creeks Extension provides science-based information to help farmers and ranchers make decisions on their operations.  Educational programs, written articles, and personal contact help clients stay current on livestock issues.  We can provide specific information for your livestock questions, formulate rations, use science-based tools to help you make management decisions, and more. 

 

Current Topics


Lease Survey Summaries
Feed Management
Nitrate Toxicity
Prussic Acid Poisoning
Forage Sampling
Mycotoxins in Feed Grains
K-State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Resources 
 
 

Educational Program Resources


 

Grazing Cover Crops Tour

DrylandAg.org

Midwest Cover Crop Decision Tool

Cover Crops Grown Post-Wheat for Forage Under Dryland Conditions in the High Plains

Managing Spring Planted Cover Crops for Livestock Grazing under Dryland Conditions in the High Plains Region

Grazing Management: Toxic Plants

Crop Residue Exchange

Grazing Covers Considerations for Livestock - S. Johnson

Water Quality and Cover Crops - S. Minson

Fitting Cover Crops to Dryland Areas - A. Obour

Soil Health Practical Applications - M. Thompson

 

Sheep & Goat Management Meeting


Co-Grazing Presentation

Health Presentation

Nutrition Presentation

Preparing for Lambing & Kidding Presentation

Lambing & Kidding Presentation

Sheep & Goat Management Meeting Summary

OSU Meat Goat Marketing Publication

University of Maryland Small Ruminant Website

 

Contact

Alyssa Rippe-May

Livestock Production & Farm Management

(785) 475-8121

alyssar@ksu.edu