Twelfth class of young stockmen graduates at KLA Convention - Tuesday, December 5, 2017

      (Topeka) – The 12th class of the Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) Young Stockmen’s Academy (YSA) graduated December 1 at the close of the KLA Convention. Merck Animal Health partnered with KLA to host 20 members for a series of four seminars throughout 2017. This class brings the total number of YSA alu (full story)


KLA members approve resolutions addressing business issues - Monday, December 4, 2017

     (WICHITA) – Members of the Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) took policy positions on issues affecting their common business interests during the group’s annual business meeting December 1 in Wichita. The process of gathering member input on these issues began in November at regional roundtable meetings across (full story)


Reeve, Downey elected to KLA leadership positions - Friday, December 1, 2017

      (WICHITA) – Members of the Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) elected Garden City cattle feeder and farmer Lee Reeve as president during the group’s annual business meeting December 1 in Wichita. The membership chose Barb Downey, a rancher from Wamego, as KLA president elect. Both are part of multiple gen (full story)


Market outlook, wildfire stories on KLA Convention program - Monday, October 23, 2017

      (TOPEKA) – Featured presentations about marketing beef to consumers in the digital space and where the cattle market is headed the next 12 months highlight the educational program at the Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) Convention, November 29 through December 1 in Wichita. Livestock producer policy discussio (full story)


Champions named, scholarships awarded at Kansas Junior Livestock Show - Wednesday, October 4, 2017

      (Hutchinson) – Winning exhibitors at the 85th Kansas Junior Livestock Show (KJLS), proudly sponsored by Cargill, earned cash premiums for their livestock, while others were presented scholarships for excelling academically, in community service and in 4-H/FFA. The largest youth livestock show in the state, held (full story)