Beth Doran

Beef Specialist
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Area of Expertise: 
beef cow nutrition, pasture and forage management, weaning management and preconditioning, feedlot nutrition, facilities and housing, carcass grades and value based marketing, heifer development, cow reproduction and calving, bull reproduction and breeding soundness, grazing management, cost analysis and herd records, genetics and selection, marketing, margin and risk management, water quality, feedlot health management, implants and feed additives, alternative beef systems, identification systems and technology
Education: 
Ph.D., Animal Nutrition, Oklahoma State University, 1988
M.S., Animal Science, Oklahoma State University, 1985
B.S., Animal Science, Iowa State University, 1983
B.S., Home Economics Education, Iowa State University, 1975
Awards: 
Iowa State University extension and Outreach - 30 Years of Service, 2015
Iowa Cattlemen's Association - Woman of the Year, 2005
Iowa State University - R.K. Bliss Award, 2004
Gamma Sigma Delta - Extension Award of Merit, 2003
Iowa State University Extension - Excellence in Livestock Extension Programming, 2002
Sioux County Cattlemen's Association - Cattle Person of the Year, 2001
Contact
712-737-4230
400 Central Ave NW, Suite 700
Orange City
Iowa
51041-1359
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