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  • Feb
    26
    David Schingoethe Symposium Preview


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    Check out the David Schingoethe Symposium at the 2020 ASAS-ADSA Midwest Section Annual Meeting in Omaha, NE!

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  • Feb
    26
    WSASAS Graduate Student Director Nominations


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    Please take a moment to nominate a graduate student of the Western Section.

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  • Feb
    26
    JAS January Infographic


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    Check out the January edition of JAS infographic. Don't forget to read the interpretive summary!

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  • Feb
    26
    Interpretive Summary: Effects of improved performance in U.S. dairy cattle industry on environmental impacts: 2007-2017


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    Check out this new interpretive summary of a recent article in the Journal of Animal science, relating to the January infographic!

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  • Feb
    25
    Fourth Edition Ag Guide Public Review


    The American Dairy Science Association (ADSA), the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS), and the Poultry Science Association (PSA) are pleased to announce that we are about to release the 4th edition of the Guide for the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Research and Teaching, commonly known as the Ag Guide.

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  • Feb
    24
    Protecting America’s Food and Agriculture Act


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    The Protecting America’s Food and Agriculture Act is heading to President Trump’s desk.

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  • Feb
    24
    Dairy’s Environmental Footprint is Shrinking


    Check out how new studies are showing that the dairy's environmental frootprint is shrinking!

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  • Feb
    24
    Vegan-Friendly Meat Alternatives


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    Learn more about why vegan-friendly meat alternatives may be worse for your health.

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  • Feb
    24
    Dairy Labeling Guidelines


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    Senators call on the FDA to take action on dairy labeling guidelines. Learn more here.

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  • Feb
    24
    Five-Year Roadmap for Scientific Initiatives


    Learn more about the USDA's commitment to scientific research in the USDA Science Blueprint.

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  • Feb
    24
    National School Lunch Program


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    Changes have been made to the National School Lunch Program. Learn more here.

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  • Feb
    24
    February D.C. Update


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    Our D.C. representative, Lowell Randel provides the latest policy news coming out of Washington D.C.

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  • Feb
    19
    Harlan Ritchie Symposium Preview


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    Check out the Harlan Ritchie Symposium at the 2020 ASAS-ADSA Midwest Section Annual Meeting in Omaha, NE!

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  • Feb
    19
    Interpretive Summary: High and low protein diets during gestation in the rat


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    A recent article published in the Journal of Animal Science investigated how protein modification of diets during gestation could affect reproductive outcomes in the rat.

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  • Feb
    19
    Accreditation Program Standards


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    Please take a moment to review and comment on the ASAS Accreditation Standards.

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  • Feb
    19
    What's New in Non Ruminant Nutrition


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    Check out whats new in the Journal of Animal Science!

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  • Feb
    17
    What's New in JAS


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    Check out whats new in the Journal of Animal Science!

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  • Feb
    17
    In Memory of Dr. Tip Cline


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    Please take a moment to remember Dr. Tip Cline.

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  • Feb
    17
    Call for abstracts *Western Section*


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    Don't miss out on your opportunity to submit an abstract for the ASAS Western Section Annual Meeting.

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  • Feb
    17
    Interpretive Summary: Degradation of L-citrulline and L-glutamine by rumen microbes


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    A recent study in the Journal of Animal Science evaluated the degradation of Cit and Gln by microbes in adult steers.

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