Dr. Van Bibber-Krueger received her B.S. degree from Colorado State University in Equine Science and her M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Kansas State University with an emphasis in ruminant nutrition. While obtaining her degrees at Kansas State University, Cadra managed the Beef Cattle Research Center. Following graduation, Cadra continued managing the K-State Beef Cattle Research Center while completing a one-year post-doctoral research position. Cadra now works with the Beef Technical Services team at Hubbard Feeds covering Colorado, Wyoming, and New Mexico.
Cadra focuses on all aspects of beef nutrition from cow/calf production to growing/finishing feedlots. Her interests include providing sound nutritional and management advice to help producers reach their ultimate production goals.
Cadra has been involved in the cattle industry since she was 10 years old raising and showing cattle in 4-H and later helping her younger siblings with their show calves. In her free time, she enjoys riding her horses and spending time with family and friends.