Beef: Patrick Wall

Patrick Wall

Counties Served
  • Cedar
  • Des Moines
  • Henry
  • Iowa
  • Jasper
  • Jefferson
  • Keokuk
  • Lee
  • Louisa
  • Mahaska
  • Marion
  • Muscatine
  • Poweshiek
  • Van Buren
  • Wapello
  • Washington
Areas of Expertise
  • Specialist in production and management systems for beef producers
  • Management areas include: facility design, genetic improvement, pasture and forage management, value-based livestock production, carcass evaluations, performance evaluations, technology application to production, ultrasound technology, genomics, breeding and selection programs.
Frequent Clients

Livestock producers, veterinarians, agribusiness representatives, lenders, youth livestock participants, media, USDA and other public staff.

Joined ISU Extension

October 2013

Experience
  • Beef Field Specialist, 2013-present
  • Director of Genetic Improvement, American Shorthorn Association, 2009-2013
  • Director of Communications, National CUP Lab & Technology Center, 2004-2009
  • Ag Instructor, Allen County Community College, 2003-2004
Education
  • Master of Science, Iowa State University, Animal Science, 2003
  • Bachelor of Science, Iowa State University, 2001
  • Associate of Science, Black Hawk College-East Campus, 1999
Awards/Honors/Publications
  • All-American Livestock Judging Team, 2000
  • Co-author of Animal Science Research reports
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