With school back in session and the hustle and bustle returns, we would like to take a minute to congratulate Mercedes Rodriguez for being awarded the Cattle Empire / Elanco Animal Health scholarship through Kansas State University. Mercedes is an accomplished young woman and we are proud to be able to work with her.
Mercedes Rodriguez is the daughter of Gabriel and JoAnna Rodriguez, she has been an active 4-H member in Grant County for 6 years and was an active FFA member throughout high school. Mercedes traveled to Argentina in 2013 through the 4-H IFYE program and recently spent 6 months in Fortaleza, Brazil through the Rotary Club. Mercedes was recently accepted into the women's 4-H sorority house located on Kansas State University campus, Alpha of Clovia. She will be attending Kansas State University where she will be majoring in International Agribusiness and Marketing.
As part of our educational outreach program, Cattle Empire participates in a scholarship program with Elanco Animal Health through Kansas State University. The scholarship consists of a financial award as well as guranteed interships with both companys. For more information on the KSU scholarship offerings click here.