Washington man earns reward for helping convict cattle thief - Wednesday, December 7, 2016

     (TOPEKA) – The Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) Board of Directors has voted to pay a $2,500 reward to Gregg Stewart of Washington for his part in helping convict a Lincoln man for cattle theft. Information provided by Stewart played a key role in the arrest and conviction of Keith Earl Buttenhoff for stealing seve (full story)


KLA policy addresses issues affecting livestock production - Monday, December 5, 2016

     (WICHITA) – Policy focused on property taxes, market reporting, animal health priorities and other key issues was approved by members of the Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) during the group’s annual business meeting December 2 in Wichita. Ranchers, feeders and dairymen provided input during regional roundtab (full story)


New KLA officers come from multi-generation family business - Friday, December 2, 2016

    (WICHITA) – Clark County rancher and farmer David Clawson of Englewood has been elected the 100th president of the Kansas Livestock Association (KLA). Members chose Finney County cattleman Lee Reeve from Garden City as president elect. The new officers were elected during the group’s annual business meeting December (full story)


Front-burner livestock issues to be discussed at KLA Convention - Thursday, October 20, 2016

     (TOPEKA) – Speakers at the Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) Convention in Wichita will talk about antibiotics in animal agriculture, what the outcome of the elections might mean for the livestock industry and prospects for the cattle market over the next 12 to 24 months. Presentations on these topics, as well (full story)