Kansas Cattlemen’s Association (KCA), in partnership with Multimin USA, hosted a regional cattlemen’s meeting at Winter Livestock in Dodge City on the evening of May 18th to discuss industry topics. The technical director for Multimin USA, Dr. Kevin Cain, discussed mineral injections and their effect on breeding and calving. Animal Health Commissioner, Dr. Justin Smith, provided detailed information on the Animal Health Department at the Kansas Department of Agriculture. Dr.
Cattle producers have been riding the cattle market rollercoaster for decades, but never has the producer been so disparaged by the packer. Box-beef prices have steadily produced meat packer margins of astronomical proportions per head, yet cattle prices are falling flat of the upward trend. Kansas Cattlemen’s Association (KCA) President, Riley Robbins, issued the following statement: “We need to stop the grinding of the rumor mill and get to the root of the issues with this