Extension Professional Staff
Extension Educator, Commercial Agriculture
Orr Agricultural R&D Center
37737 Perry Fishhook Road
Baylis, IL 62314
Expert in: beef production research, herd management
Travis is a Beef Cattle Educator with University of Illinois Extension. He holds a master's degree in ruminant nutrition and a bachelor's degree in animal science from the University of Illinois.
He grew up on a family farm that included a diversified livestock operation in central Illinois. He is involved with statewide programming for Illinois beef cattle producers. Programming involves nutrition, genetics, reproduction, grazing, and marketing in the areas of cow-calf, stocker, and feedlot production.
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