Inside the CattleTrace Pilot Project with Board Chair Brandon Depenbusch

BRIGGSDALE, CO – November 21, 2018 – On November 19th, U.S. Department of Agriculture Under Secretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs Greg Ibach was welcomed to Great Bend, Kansas, by beef industry leaders participating in the CattleTrace pilot project for disease traceability. A pilot project that the USDA is a partner in that will develop and test an end-to-end disease traceability system.

Joining the Colorado Ag News Network and FarmCast Radio to discuss that in more detail is Brandon Depenbusch, vice president of cattle operations for Innovative Livestock Services based out of Great Bend, KS & Chairman of the Board of Directors of CattleTrace Inc.


To learn more about CattleTrace, the industry-driven pilot project for Animal Disease Traceability please visit or call 785-564-7446 or email ; or simply follow CattleTrace on Facebook or Twitter.


By Tucker Allmer - The BARN

Tucker Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.