Adele Harty

SDSU Animal Science Department

Adele Harty is a Cow/Calf Field Specialist at SDSU Extension based in Rapid City. She was raised on a large cow/calf operation in eastern Colorado, where her passion for ranching and the beef industry began. With her husband, they own a small acreage where they raise low line Angus cattle to finish and market beef on the hoof direct to consumers. She received her M.S. in Ruminant Nutrition from North Dakota State University and her B.S. in Animal Science from Oklahoma State University. 


SDSU Extension Rapid City Regional Center
711 N. Creek Drive
Rapid City, SD 57703
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