Johnson Named Vita Plus Beef Technical Specialist
Iowa Ag Connection - 07/17/2017
Tyler Johnson recently joined the Vita Plus team as a beef technical specialist. Johnson will provide technical support for beef producers in the Minnesota, western Wisconsin, and northern Iowa territories. He will work closely with Vita Plus staff to provide
on-farm support and troubleshooting to help producers achieve their production goals.
Johnson earned his bachelor's degree in animal science from the University of Minnesota in 2015 and then went on to earn his master's degree in animal science, with an emphasis on feedlot nutrition, in 2017. At the University of Minnesota, Johnson was
involved on the Livestock Judging Team, Animal Science Academic Quadrathalon Competition, and the Block and Bridle Club. He also worked for the university feedlot as an employee and manager and has guest-lectured on swine and cattle evaluation for
several introductory-level courses.
Vita Plus Corporation is an employee-owned company headquartered in Madison, Wis.Vita Plus has been serving livestock producers since 1948.