Dr. Dale Grotelueschen

Dr. Dale Grotelueschen

Director and Professor

P.O. Box 148
820 Road 313
Clay Center, NE 68933

Phone: (402) 762-4502



DVM 1974 University of Missouri
MS 1992 Colorado State University, Clinical Sciences

University responsibilities:

Responsibilities include administration as well as commitments to extension outreach, teaching and research.

Professional interests:

Primary interests include beef cattle health systems management, diagnostic investigations, agricultural stewardship, beef quality assurance, neonatal calf diarrhea, bovine viral diarrhea, and factors influencing feedlot and cow/calf morbidity and mortality.

Selected publications:

Workman AM, Harhay GP, Heaton MP, Grotelueschen DM, Sjeklocha D, and Smith TP.  2015.  Full-length coding sequences for 12 bovine viral diarrhea virus isolates from persistently infected cattle in a feedyard in Kansas.  Genome Announc 3(3). pii: e00487-15.

Grooms DL, Brock KV, Bolin SR, Grotelueschen DM, and Cortese VS.  2014.  Effect of constant exposure to cattle persistently infected with bovine viral diarrhea virus on morbidity and mortality rates and performance of feedlot cattle.  J Am Vet Med Assoc 244:212–224.

Grooms DL, Bartlett BB, Bolin SR, Corbett EM, Grotelueschen DM, and Cortese VS.  2013.  Review of the Michigan Upper Peninsula bovine viral diarrhea virus eradication project.  J Am Vet Med Assoc 243:548-554.

Zimmerman LC, Schroeder TC, Dhuyvetter KC, Olson KC, Stokka GL, Seeger JT, and Grotelueschen DM.  2012.  The effect of value-added management on calf prices at superior livestock auction video markets.  J Agri Resource Econ 37(1):128-143

Seeger JT, King ME, Grotelueschen DM, Rogers GM, and Stokka GL.  2011.  Effect of management, marketing, and certified health programs on the sale price of beef calves sold through a livestock video auction service from 2005 through 2009.  J Am Vet Med Assoc 239:451-466.

Corbett EM, Grooms DL, Bolin SR, Bartlett BB, and Grotelueschen DM.  2011.  Use of sentinel serology in a bovine viral diarrhea virus eradication program.  J Vet Diagn Invest 23:511-515.          

Grooms DL, Givens MD, Sanderson MW, White BJ, Grotelueschen DM, and Smith DR.  2009.  Integrated BVD Control Plans for Beef Operations. Bov Pract 43(2):106-116.