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Adele Harty

SDSU Extension Cow/Calf Field Specialist


SDSU Extension Rapid City Regional Center
711 N Creek Drive
Rapid City, SD 57703

I develop in-depth producer programs that provide knowledge and expertise in beef cattle production. In addition to programs, I provide individualized help to cattle producers by developing rations and answering various other production related questions.

Also by Adele Harty

cattle out on a snowy white day

Winter Cow Supplementation Options

Cold temperatures coupled with wind chill and precipitation make it challenging to meet a cow’s nutrient requirements during the winter months.

SDSU Extension

SDSU Extension Programs Receive National Recognition

December 10, 2019

SDSU Extension programs were recognized at various national Extension association meetings throughout 2019.

Nutrition, Beef Cattle

Freshly cut hay in a field.

Hay Quality Considerations

The weather-related opportunities and challenges that 2019 has presented are forcing farmers and ranchers to alter “normal” management decisions. The precipitation and forage growth that the state has experienced this year is something most have never seen and may never see again, but with the additional rainfall, comes variation in forage quality.