K-State veterinary professor chairs international beef cattle welfare committee
High Plains Journal
A Kansas State University professor recently chaired an international animal health committee to develop beef cattle production and welfare standards worldwide.
Dan Thomson, K-State’s Jones Professor of Production Medicine and Epidemiology in the department of clinical sciences, traveled to Paris, France, in late July to chair the OIE Beef Cattle Production and Animal Welfare committee. Beef cattle production and international beef trading is important to the economic base of many developed and developing countries.