3340 Bell St 320 #305

Amarillo, TX 79109

3340 Bell St 320 #305

Amarillo, TX 79109

LEGENDS OF FEEDLOT NUTRITION

2017 HONOREES

CONSULTANT INDUCTEES

Richard Dale Furr

Richard Dale Furr

  • B.S.-Sam Houston State College
  • M.S. and Ph.D.-Oklahoma State University
  • Area Livestock Specialist-University of Hawaii
  • Professor and Superintendent-Texas Tech University Pantex Station
  • Original owner/nutritionist-Hi-Pro Feeds
  • Independent feedlot consultant
  • Passed away August 30, 2011
Melvin Ray Karr

Melvin Ray Karr

  • B.S. and M.S.-University of Missouri
  • Ph.D.-University of Illinois
  • Professor-University of Kentucky
  • Feedlot nutrition consulting/research-Ralston Purina
  • Independent feedlot consultant
  • Passed away June 26, 2010

 

Hollis Klett

Hollis Klett

  • B.S. and M.S.-Texas A&M University
  • Ph.D.-Oregon State University
  • Professor-Louisiana State University
  • Professor and Superintendent-Texas Tech University Pantex Station
  • Feedlot nutrition consultant-Nutrition Service Associates
  • President/Owner-XF Enterprise
Jack Edward Martin

Jack Edward Martin

  • B.S. and M.S.-University of Missouri
  • Ph.D.-University of Florida
  • Product Development/Marketing-Monsanto Chemical Company
  • Feedlot nutrition consulting-Ralston Purina
  • Ceres Land and Cattle Company
  • Independent feedlot consultant

ACADEMIC INDUCTEES

Marion E. Ensminger

Marion E. Ensminger

  • B.S. and M.S.-University of Missouri
  • Ph.D.-University of Minnesota
  • Manager-University of Illinois Dixon Springs Experiment Station
  • Professor-University of Illinois, University of Massachusetts, University of Minnesota, and Washington State University
  • Department Head-Washington State University
  • Developed International Stockman’s School
  • Passed away on July 12, 1998 at the age of 90
William (Bill) N. Garrett

William (Bill) N. Garrett

  • B.S. and M.S.-The Pennsylvania State University
  • Ph.D.-University of California-Davis
  • Assistant Animal Husbandman-UC-Davis Imperial Valley Field Station
  • Professor-UC-Davis
  • Passed away on September 18, 2016 at the age of 90
Frederic Owens

Frederic Owens

  • B.S. and Ph.D.-University of Minnesota
  • Professor-University of Illinois
  • Professor-Oklahoma State University
  • Senior Research Scientist-Dupont Pioneer
  • Retired from Pioneer in 2016
Rodney L. Preston

Rodney L. Preston

  • B.S.-Colorado State University
  • M.S. and Ph.D.-Iowa State University
  • Professor-University of Missouri
  • Professor-The Ohio State University
  • Department Chairman-Washington State University
  • Thornton Endowed Chair-Texas Tech University

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Dean Evan Hodge

Dean Evan Hodge

  • B.S.-Purdue University
  • M.S.-The Ohio State University
  • Ph.D.-Purdue University
  • Research specialist-Kern County Land and Cattle Company
  • Manager of Beef Cattle and Sheep Research and Technical Services Program-Ralston Purina
  • Director of Ruminant Nutrition and Research-Ralston Purina
  • Passed away on August 2, 2013
Arthur (Art) P. Raun

Arthur (Art) P. Raun

  • B.S.-University of Nebraska
  • M.S. and Ph.D.-Iowa State University
  • Senior Scientist-Lilly Research Laboratories
  • Head of Animal Nutrition and Physiology Discovery Research
  • Director of Animal Science Research
  • Technical Director-Elanco Animal Health
Leo F. Richardson

Leo F. Richardson

  • B.S.-Bellarmine College
  • M.S.-Iowa State University
  • Rumen Discovery/Development-Eli Lilly
  • Beef Feedlot Consultant Advisory Board-Elanco Animal Health
  • Swine Research-Elanco Animal Health