Heidi Carroll

SDSU Animal Science Department

After working in various aspects of the livestock industries across South Dakota and even Beijing, China, Heidi has promoted responsible animal care and safe food products. With a Masters Degree in animal science with an emphasis in ruminant nutrition, she handles a wide variety of topics concerning animal well-being. You can view her latest tips and advice at iGrow Livestock.

South Dakota State University
105 Animal Science Complex (SAS), Box 2170
Brookings, SD 57007

Office: 605.688.6623 Email Photo


  • Low-stress livestock handling; quality assurance trainings (BQA, PQA, SSQA); animal care & well-being; consumer food information: farm/ranch-to-table.
  • Quality Assurance Trainer; Pork Quality Assurance-Plus and Youth Trainer; Sheep Safety & Quality Assurance Trainer
  • M.S. Animal Science, South Dakota State University (2013)
  • B.S. Animal Science, South Dakota State University (2008)