KDA participates in bovine genetics trade mission to Mexico | cattle

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Representatives from the Kansas Department of Agriculture, along with other state departments of agriculture, traveled to Rancho el Palomino, one of several ranch visits that were part of a bovine genetics trade mission to Mexico in October. (Photo courtesy.)

The Kansas Department of Agriculture has partnered with US Livestock Genetics Export, Inc. along with the Departments of Agriculture of Idaho, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico and Tennessee to participate in a trade mission to Mexico October 25-28.

The trade mission included Kansas rancher Dirck Hoagland of J&N Ranch, Leavenworth, and Daniel Mushrush of Mushrush Red Angus, Strong City. The mission focused on building relationships and expanding international commercialization opportunities for purebred bovine genetics in Mexico.