Young Stockmen's Academy gathers in Topeka for first session - Thursday, March 10, 2016

     (TOPEKA) – A group of 20 young ranchers from across the state met in Topeka last week for the first installment of the 2016 KLA Young Stockmen’s Academy (YSA). Merck Animal Health is partnering with the association to host these members for an in-depth look into KLA and the beef industry. A series of four (full story)


Reward offered in Harvey County bull mutilation - Thursday, January 07, 2016

     (TOPEKA) – KLA is offering a reward up to $2,500 in a Harvey County cattle mutilation case. Jeff Nattier of Newton reported finding a Charolais bull dead and mutilated December 18. The incident, in southeast Harvey County, likely occurred the night of December 17.      The theft reward applies (full story)


KLA supports Marshall in First District congressional race - Tuesday, December 22, 2015

     (TOPEKA) – The Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) has announced its support for Great Bend physician and businessman Roger Marshall in his bid to become U.S. representative for the First District of Kansas. KLA President Matt Perrier, a rancher from Eureka, said Marshall would provide the strong leadership needed (full story)


KLA membership sets direction on key issues - Monday, December 07, 2015

       (WICHITA) – Members of the Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) approved resolutions on animal identification, taxes, noxious weeds and other issues affecting their business interests during the group’s annual business meeting December 4 in Wichita. The organization’s policy process started with (full story)


KLA Members Elect Perrier, Clawson to Officer Positions - Friday, December 04, 2015

     (WICHITA) – A Greenwood County seedstock cattle producer and a Clark County rancher and farmer have been elected to serve as officers for the Kansas Livestock Association (KLA). Members chose Matt Perrier of Eureka as president and David Clawson from Englewood as president elect during the group’s annual busine (full story)


Six honored for 50 years of KLA membership - Wednesday, December 02, 2015

     (WICHITA) – Six individuals who joined KLA in 1965 were recognized for 50 years of continuous membership during the Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) Convention December 2. KLA currently has 98 members who have been loyal to the association a half century or longer.      Those joining KLA (full story)