One-of-a-Kind NDSU Extension Position
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Jun 17, 2013 09:02 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Gerald Stokka could be the first of a new breed of Extension specialist.

He is a North Dakota State University (NDSU) Extension livestock stewardship specialist, a position that does not exist in any other university Extension service in any other state. His task is to combine animal science with the philosophy of modern livestock production.

"I want the 'what we do' but also the 'why we do it' to be understood," Stokka told DTN. "This is my passion."

Stokka also would like to be a bridge between livestock producers and the consumers who buy products produced by ...

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