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River Valley District

River Valley District

Offices in:

Belleville  (785-527-5084)
Clay Center  (785-632-5335)
Concordia  (785-243-8185)
Washington  (785-325-2121)

Livestock

The River Valley Extension District is a diversified livestock area, with Beef, Swine, and Dairy production being the strongest.  Beef production focuses on Cow and Calf production.  There are 68,600 breeding beef cows and 179,00 total cattle in the River Valley District. 

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CATTLE CONVERSATION SERIES (VIDEOS)

WEEK 1 - Dr. Gregg Hanzlicek

WEEK 2 - Dr. Dale Blasi

WEEK 3 -  Dr. AJ Tarpoff

WEEK 4 - Sire Selection

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Click here for the Recording of the PASTURE MANAGEMENT INCLUDING WEED CONTROL AND ID meeting that was held on Thursday, December 10.

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2020 RVED Lease Survey Summary (pdf)

Watch the 2020 RVED Lease Survey meeting

GENERAL:

BEEF:

SHEEP and GOAT:

RANCH MANAGEMENT:

HEALTH:

2018 - Brett Melton
Brett Melton

District Extension Agent
Livestock

Concordia Office
811 Washington, Suite E
Concordia, KS  66901-3428

Phone:  785-243-8185
Fax:  785-243-8187

bmelton@ksu.edu

UPCOMING MEETINGS:
Click Here!