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Brandi Karisch

Assistant Extension/Research Professsor

Beef Cattle Specialist

Office Location: Wise Center

Mailing Address
Mailstop 9815
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Email: bkarisch@ads.msstate.edu
Phone: (662) 325-7465

Education

  • Ph.D., Texas A&M
  • M.S., Texas A&M
  • B.S., Louisiana State University

Society Membership

  • American Society of Animal Science
  • American Registry of Professional Animal Scientists
  • National Cattlemen's Beef Association
  • Mississippi Cattlemen's Association
  • American Simmental Association

Research Interests

  • Improving efficiency of beef production
  • Applied beef cattle management

Extension Efforts

  • Stocker Cattle
  • Farm to Feedlot Program
  • Feeder Calf Board Sales
  • Heifer Development Program
  • Deep South Stocker Conference

Refereed Publications

Karisch, B.B., and J.A. Parish. 2013. Assessment of beef cattle extension publications use via internet download monitoring. Journal of Extension 50:1:1TOT2. Download

Parish, J.A., and B.B. Karisch. 2013. Application of item analysis to assess multiple-choice examinations in the Mississippi Master Cattle Producer program. Journal of Extension, 51(5):5T0T3. Download

Parish, J.A., and B.B. Karisch. 2013. Determining interest in YouTube topics for extension-authored video development. Journal of Extension, 51 (6):6TOT6. Download

Parish, J.A., and B.B. Karisch. 2013. Estimating cattle age using dentition. Mississiippi State University Extension Publication 2779. Download

Parish, J.A., B.B. Karisch, and R.C. Vann. 2013. Beef cattle handling facilities. Mississippi State University Extension Publication 2787. Download

Parish, J.A., B.B. Karisch, and R.C. Vann. 2013. Transporting beef cattle by road. Mississippi State University Extension Service Publication 2797. Download

Vann, R.C., J.A. Parish, B.B. Karisch. 2013. Using live animal carcass ultrasound information in beef cattle selection. Mississippi State University Extension Service Publication # 2802. Download

Bourg, B.M., L.O. Tedeschi, T.A. Wickersham, J.M. Tricarico. 2012. Effects of a slow-release urea productr on performance, carcass characteristics and nitrogen balace of steers ged steam-flaked corn. Journal of Animal Science 90:3914-3923. Download

Parish, J.A., B.M. Bourg, M.L. Marks, N.B. Simmons and T. Smith. 2012. Evaluation of different methods of cattle hip height data collection. The Professional Animal Scientist 28: 292-299. Download