Log In

Robert David Fritschen Edit Profile

researcher , science educator , Educational administrator

Robert David Fritschen, American Born: Mitchell, South Dakot, November 27, 1935Educational administrator, animal science educator, researcher ( education, Educated)educational administrator, animal science educator, researcher. Recipient Superior Service award USDA, 1979, Outstanding Service toNation's Swine Industry award National Hog Farmer, 1981.


Fritschen, Robert David was born on November 27, 1935 in Mitchell, South Dakota, United States. Son of Andrew Carl and Matilda (Weihner) Fritschen.


Son of Andrew Carl and Matilda (Weihner) F.;m. Hazel LaVonne Robinson, May 3, 1958. Bachelor of Science, South Dakot State University, 1961, Master of Science, 1963.

Ext. livestock specialist U. Nebraska Northeast Station, Concord, 1965-1978, associate director Panhandle Station, Scottsbluff, 1979-1981, professor animal science, Lincoln, 1981-1984, director Panhandle Research and Extension Center, Scottsbluff, 1984^.


Extension livestock specialist University Nebraska Northeast Station, Concord, 1965—1978. Associate director Panhandle Station, Scottsbluff, 1979—1981. Professor animal science Lincoln, 1981—1984.

Director Panhandle Research & Extension Center, Scottsbluff, since 1984. Mayor Village Concord, Nebraska, 1977—1979.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member American Society Animal Science (Distinguished Service award 1979), American Registry Certified Animal Scientists, Council Agricultural Science and Technology, Nebraska Council Public Relationsfor Agriculture, Gamma Sigma Delta. Lodge: Kiwanis.


  • Other Interests

    History, travel, fishing.


Married Hazel LaVonne Robinson Fritschen, May 3, 1958. Children: Annette Andrea, Annita Kay.

Andrew Carl Fritschen

Matilda (Weihner) Fritschen

Hazel LaVonne Robinson Fritschen

Annette Andrea Fritschen

Annita Kay Fritschen