Richard Ehrhardt, PhD

Richard Ehrhardt

ehrhard5@msu.edu

Department of Animal Science

Senior Specialist-Small Ruminant Extension

Telephone: 517-353-2906
Fax: 517-353-1699

1287F Anthony Hall

Area of Expertise:

Small ruminants


College of Veterinary Medicine

Department of Large Animal Clinical Science

MSU Extension

Senior Academic Specialist

Degree:

BS, University of Wisconsin-Madison
MS, Cornell University
PhD, Cornell University
Post Doc, University of California-Santa Cruz
Post Doc, Cornell University 


My major interest is to improve the efficiency of small ruminant production through applied research and extension efforts. My key interest areas include: efficient and sustainable lamb production systems, improving out-of-season  production, preventative health management and strategic nutritional management. In addition to working with both large and small scale producers, I lead efforts to teach undergraduates about small ruminant production and to train veterinary students in small ruminant production medicine.

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