Dr. Shelby Roberts is currently a beef research scientist at Alltech in Nicholasville, Kentucky. Roberts' passion for the beef industry started at an early age while she was growing up on a commercial cow-calf operation in West Texas. Roberts received a bachelor's degree in animal science from West Texas A&M University, a master's degree in ruminant nutrition from Oklahoma State University and a Ph.D. in agriculture with an emphasis on ruminant health and immunology from West Texas A&M. With experience in ruminant nutrition and ruminant health, Roberts' interests include the development of applied beef management practices that aim to improve animal health through nutrition.
Dr. Shelby Roberts
Research Scientist, Alltech