Glynn Tonsor

Livestock & Meat Marketing, Price Analysis

Professor & Extension Specialist
Kansas State University

Glynn Tonsor joined the K-State Agricultural Economics faculty as an Assistant Professor in March 2010. Tonsor’s current efforts are primarily devoted to a range of integrated research and extension activities with particular focus on the cattle/beef and swine/pork industries. His broader interests cover aspects throughout the meat supply chain ranging from production level supply issues to end-user consumer demand issues.

331-A Waters Hall
Manhattan , KS  66506-4011
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Documents & Presentations by Glynn Tonsor
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In the Cattle Markets (LMIC) September 16, 2019
Monthly U.S. Chicken Export Demand Index (2010-present) September 16, 2019
Cattle Feeding Returns-September 2019 September 16, 2019
Weekly Cattle Market Report - Glynn Tonsor and LMIC

K-State livestock economist Glynn Tonsor provides the cattle market insight for this week:  he shares what his updated domestic beef demand index is indicating and looks at the updated projections on Kansas feedlot returns for the remainder of the calendar year.

September 16, 2019
Cattle Feeding Returns-August 2019 August 16, 2019
Economics and Cattle Traceability

Glynn Tonsor and James Mitchell talk about their research on cattle producers' and buyers' willingness to adopt cattle traceability:  they sought out the economic factors that most greatly influence that decision, for consideration as traceability policy is developed...this work will be presented at the K-State Risk and Profit Conference on the campus next week.

August 15, 2019
Beef Industry Outlook August 1, 2019
Cattle Feeding Returns-July 2019 July 12, 2019
K-State Feeder Cattle Risk Management Tool

An Excel spreadsheet for evaluating feeder cattle risk management strategies

July 3, 2019
Role of Packers and Processors in Livestock Biosecurity Effort

Presented at WAEA Organized Symposium: Multisectoral Livestock Biosecurity and Surveillance. Coeur d’Alene, ID. 

July 1, 2019