Dustin Pendell

Livestock, Animal Health

Professor - Kansas State University
Director of the Collaborating Centre for the Economics of Animal Health - Americas Region

Dustin Pendell joined the Department of Agricultural Economics at Kansas State University in 2015. His research and extension interests include livestock and animal health issues that span from the producer through the meat supply chain to the final consumer. Prior to K-State, Dr. Pendell was on faculty at Colorado State University. 

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Documents & Presentations by Dustin Pendell
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Implementation and Economic Impacts of a Traceability Program on Beef Industry Stakeholders December 3, 2019
Making ¢ents of CattleTrace: Costs and Economic Impacts

Presented at: CattleTrace Industry Symposium, Manhattan, KS.  

November 22, 2019
Differences Between High-, Medium-, and Low-Profit Cow-Calf Producers 2014-2018

An Analysis of 2014-2018 Kansas Farm Management Association Cow-Calf Enterprise

September 18, 2019
KSU-Sheep Farm Management Guide Spreadsheet

An Excel spreadsheet for sheep enterprise budgeting to evaluate potential income, costs and profitability

December 19, 2018
Master List of Prices Used in Livestock Budgets December 19, 2018
Crop Management and Profitability

Presented at Ag Lenders Conference, Manhattan, KS. 

October 1, 2018
Boosting Cow-Calf Profitability

K-State livestock economist Dustin Pendell talks about his new analysis of cow-calf profitability, based on Kansas Farm Management Association records...it shows that the gross income generated by the herd and cost management are equally important to that profitability, which is something of a new revelation.

September 10, 2018
Differences Between High-, Medium-, and Low-Profit Cow-Calf Producers

An Analysis of 2013-2017 Kansas Farm Management Association Cow-Calf Enterprise

September 5, 2018
14. Cow‐Calf Profitability: Where to Focus Management for Success August 1, 2018
Value of Arrival Metaphylaxis in the U.S. Fed Cattle Industry June 21, 2018