Ron Bates

Ron Bates

Professor, Swine Genetics Management

batesr@msu.edu
Telephone: (517) 432-1387
Work Location / Address: 1205G Anthony Hall
Employed by / Works For: Department of Animal Science

Education

BS, Delaware Valley College of Science and Agriculture
MS, Oklahoma State University
PhD, Oklahoma State University

Responsibility

80% Extension, 20% Research

Extension

Extension programs include breeding systems improvement, carcass merit and meat quality, swine management and education series, Michigan Pork Alliance, and swine industry support.

Research

Conducts research related to swine genetics management.