Featured Articles

  • Sep
    18
    *Deadline Approaching*


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    Don't forget to register for the Northeast ASAS/ADSA poster competition!

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  • Sep
    18
    Midwest Award Nominations Now Open


    Nominate
    Don't miss out on the opportunity to nominate a deserving colleague for an award!

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  • Sep
    18
    Interpretive Summary: Research shows genetic selection alters cellular development in muscle


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    A recent study published in the August 2019 edition of the Journal of Animal Science has demonstrated that cellular development in muscle differs between Angus steers from low and high muscle score selection lines.

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  • Sep
    18
    Interpretive Summary: Butyrate promotes slow-twitch myofiber formation and mitochondrial biogenesis in pigs


    A recent study in the Journal of Animal Science investigated the influence of dietary butyrate supplementation on muscle fiber-type composition and mitochondrial biogenesis of finishing pigs.


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  • Sep
    12
    Interpretive Summary: Research shows calves need one sprint per week to experience increased bone strength


    A recent study published in the Journal of Animal Science has shown that calves only need one sprint per week to experience increased bone strength.

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  • Sep
    12
    ASAS Meeting Deadlines


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    The ASAS office would like to help keep you organized. Take a peek at the upcoming dates for the section meetings.

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  • Sep
    12
    Northeast Section Update


    Update
    Take a peek at whats happening during the 2019 Northeast Section meeting in Hershey, PA.

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  • Sep
    09
    September Highlight on Animal Smart


    Check out the September Highlight on Animal Smart and learn about feeding pigs! Also, don't forget to sign your child/students up to be Jr. Animal Scientists!

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  • Sep
    09
    Interpretive Summary: Using sheep as a digestibility model for cattle


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    A recent article published in Translational Animal Science evaluated the efficacy of using sheep as a digestibility model for cattle.

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  • Sep
    09
    Interpretive Summary: Enhancing the adoption of stockpiling tall fescue and managed grazing


    A recent article in Translational Animal Science investigated ways to cut agricultural costs in the beef industry by utilizing managed grazing and stockpiled forage.

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  • Sep
    09
    New September JAS Now Online


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    A new issue of the Journal of Animal Science is out! Don't forget to take a look at all the new exciting research now published.

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  • Sep
    04
    Interpretive Summary: Identifying resilient sows to PRRSV


    happy pig
    A recent article in the Journal of Animal Science determined how genetics affects PRRSV resilience.

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  • Sep
    04
    Interpretive Summary: Tryptophan requirements in adult dogs


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    A recent article in the Journal of Animal Science evaluated the Tryptophan requirements of adult dogs at maintenance levels.

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  • Sep
    04
    Professional Member Discount - Annual Meeting 2020


    2020Annual discount
    Reduced registration for the 2020 ASAS-CSAS Annual meeting.

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  • Sep
    04
    ASAS Journal Invoicing


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    Please read - all invoicing for JAS and TAS will move to ASAS.

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  • Aug
    28
    *Discount* Early Registration - Midwest 2020


    midwest discount
    Don't miss out on your opportunity to register for the Midwest 2020 Meetings at a discounted rate!

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  • Aug
    28
    Interpretive Summary: Description, evaluation, and validation of the Teagasc Pig Production Model


    A recent study published in the July issue of the Journal of Animal Science evaluated the Teagasc Pig Production Model.

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  • Aug
    28
    Interpretive Summary: Immunologic and physiologic differences of stressed and unstressed beef calves


    A recent article in the Journal of Animal Science investigated cell-mediated immune responses following ex vivo stimulation with viral and bacterial respiratory pathogens in stressed and unstressed beef calves.

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  • Aug
    28
    2020 Southern Section Meeting - Call for Abstracts


    Submit abstracts
    Don't miss out on presenting your latest and greatest research. Submit an abstract today!

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  • Aug
    26
    Has the USDA Broken a Law?


    Is the USDA’s decision to move its headquarters for the National Institute for Food and Agriculture and Economic Research Service to the Kansas City Region illegal?

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