Glynn Tonsor

Livestock & Meat Marketing, Price Analysis

Professor & Extension Specialist
Kansas State University

Glynn Tonsor joined the K-State Agricultural Economics faculty as an Assistant Professor in March 2010. Tonsor’s current efforts are primarily devoted to a range of integrated research and extension activities with particular focus on the cattle/beef and swine/pork industries. His broader interests cover aspects throughout the meat supply chain ranging from production level supply issues to end-user consumer demand issues.

331-A Waters Hall
Manhattan , KS  66506-4011
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Documents & Presentations by Glynn Tonsor
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Weekly Cattle Market Report - Glynn Tonsor and LMIC

Livestock economist Lee Schulz of Iowa State University is featured on this week's cattle market segment:  he talks about the news late last week that China will resume importation of U.S. beef this summer, and the ramifications of that development for the cattle market...he also talks about the first USDA report on pasture conditions in the country, as a signal of the likely grass cattle marketing pattern heading into the fall.

May 15, 2017
Cattle Feeding Returns May 15, 2017
In the Cattle Markets (LMIC) May 15, 2017
Beef-Cattle Industry Outlook

Presented at KSU Southeast Agricultural Research Center Beef Cattle and Forage Crops Field Day. Mound Valley, KS. 

May 2, 2017
Consumers and Animal Health

K-State livestock economist Glynn Tonsor talks about consumer perceptions of meat animal health management, which was the theme of a webinar he presented earlier this week...he references a new study of the livestock production practices and product traits that consumers prioritize when they make meat purchase decisions, saying that the production sector must be willing to adjust to the signals consumers are sending.

April 26, 2017
K-State Feeder Cattle Risk Management Tool

An Excel spreadsheet for evaluating feeder cattle risk management strategies

April 25, 2017
Consumer Perceptions of Animal Health

Presented at University of Missouri-Columbia: Guest Lecture Webinar. 

April 24, 2017
Beef-Cattle Industry Outlook

Presented at K-State Agricultural Research Center Roundup. Hays, KS.

April 20, 2017
Quarterly Choice Beef Demand Index (1990=100) April 18, 2017
Quarterly All Fresh Beef Demand Index (1990=100) April 18, 2017