Areas of ExpertiseBeef Cattle
Director of Beef Quality Assurance
Panhandle Research & Extension Center
Eirich is an Advocate for Agriculture with a strong passion for the beef community and is committed to build consumer confidence in the food system (production, processing, distribution, consumption and waste management).
Rob recieved a Bachelor of Science from the University of Wyoming and a Master of Science for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Before coming to the BQA position, Eirich worked at Eastern Wyoming College at Torrington, Wyo., for four years as animal science instructor and coach of the livestock judging team. Before that, he was an Extension Educator at UNL in Panhandle District in several counties. His agricultural experience includes about 14 years with Eirich Brothers, a diversified crop and livestock operation and seeds dealer at Bayard, some of that time as a partner. He also was a feedlot foreman at Brush, CO.
He works to incorporate background, education and experiences into my teaching style. Eirich believe in developing agriculture’s future leaders through strong education and lifelong learning.