Bar F Farms to host 50th KLA/K-State Ranch Field Day - Tuesday, August 02, 2016

     (TOPEKA) – The Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) and Kansas State University will celebrate their 50th ranch management field day in the ongoing series August 15 at Bar F Farms near Larned. The field days started in 1997 at the Bluff Creek Ranch near Ashland and have continued for nearly 20 years, with ranchers all (full story)


Bertrand Cattle Company to host KLA/K-State Ranch Field Day - Tuesday, August 02, 2016

      (TOPEKA) – Market trends, the veterinary feed directive (VFD) and low-stress cattle handling will be topics of discussion at the August 16 Kansas Livestock Association (KLA)/Kansas State University Ranch Management Field Day. The event will be held at Bertrand Cattle Company near Wallace, which is owned and ope (full story)


Moyer Ranch to host KLA/K-State Ranch Field Day - Tuesday, August 02, 2016

     (TOPEKA) – Controlling sericea lespedeza using prescribed burning will highlight the program at the August 18 Kansas Livestock Association (KLA)/Kansas State University Ranch Management Field Day at the Moyer Ranch near Junction City. The ranch is owned by Rod Moyer, who grew up near Manhattan on a diversified lives (full story)


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)