Thanks to Steve Hunt as First Presenter of HCG Lecture at K-State
Steve Hunt, former CEO of U.S. Premium Beef, and now Advisor to
U.S. Premium Beef, presented the first Henry C. Gardiner Lecture
at K-State in March 2013.
Gardiner Angus Ranch wants to offer our sincere thanks to Steve Hunt for presenting the first Henry C. Gardiner Lecture. Steve’s presentation was a fitting discussion and illustration of Dad’s vision for the beef industry-a value-based system that rewards a producer for a better product. We also want to thank Emilie Fink, K-State Foundation; Dr. Ken Odde and Dr. Dave Nichols, Dept. of Animal Science; Dr. Larry Corah, Certified Angus Beef and all the many folks at K-State who helped make the lecture a success. Above all, we want to thank every customer, friend and fellow beef producer that made financial contributions to see this lecture come to fruition.
K-State to Host 100th Annual Cattlemen's Day March 1
January 29, 2013
Kansas State University's Cattlemen's Day always has numerous events associated with it, but this year's 100th Annual Cattlemen's Day on March 1 will be special in several ways.
"We're kicking off the Henry C. Gardiner Lectureship with inaugural speaker Steve Hunt of U.S. Premium Beef," said Ken Odde, head of K-State's Department of Animal Sciences and Industry. "Henry Gardiner is a visionary leader in beef cattle genetics. We are pleased to honor him by launching this lecture series in his name."
Gardiner, widely considered a pioneer in beef genetics, is founder of Gardiner Angus Ranch in Ashland, Kan.