SDSU Extension Releases New ‘Cattle HQ’ Podcast Series

South Dakota State University (SDSU) Extension Cow/Calf Field Specialists Robin Salverson, Adele Harty, Kiernan Brandt and Olivia Amundson are excited to announce the launch today of a new podcast titled, “Cattle HQ.”

“If you are a cow/calf producer interested in cutting-edge information about cow/calf production from experts and producers in nutrition, reproduction, health and economics, this podcast is for you,” says Amundson.

The podcast will be featured on Spotify as well as the SDSU Extension website ( along with resources related to each podcast. New episodes will be released bi-weekly.

The podcast will also routinely host an “In the Cattle Markets” update with Matt Diersen, SDSU Extension Risk Management Specialist, who will provide an analysis of current market trends.

“This is a podcast that will stimulate conversations on emerging technologies and advanced production strategies in the beef industry,” says Brandt.

To submit questions and/or topic areas of interest to be addressed on upcoming podcasts, contact Brandt at