B.S. Feed Science and Management, Kansas State University, 1998
M.S. Grain Science, Kansas State University, 2000
Ph.D. Animal Nutrition, Oklahoma State University, 2005
Leland McKinney obtained both a B.S. and a M.S. degree from the Department of Grain Science and Industry at Kansas State University. He then went to Oklahoma State University where he completed his Ph.D. in animal nutrition. He has since returned to Kansas State University as the Extension State Leader in the Department of Grain Science and Industry. Dr. McKinney’s research interests are diverse and include evaluating grain and feed processing techniques, quantifying interrelationships between feed ingredients, feed manufacturing and animal nutrition, and investigating issues related to food/feed safety and security.