Featured Articles

  • Dec
    17
    Interpretive Summary: Propionate and butyrate induce gene expression


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    A recent article, published in the November 2018 issue of the Journal of Animal Science, studied the effects acetate, propionate and butyrate had on the gene expression of intestinal transporters associated with the absorption of short-chain fatty acids in calves.

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  • Dec
    17
    Midwest Award Nominations


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    The deadline for Young Scholar nominations has passed. Don't miss the opportunity to nominate a deserving colleague for one of the many other awards still open!

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  • Dec
    12
    Interpretive Summary: Dietary pectins effect on profile and transport of intestinal bile acids in pigs


    Nov_JAS
    In a recent article, published in the November 2018 issue of the Journal of Animal Science, researchers looked at the effects pectin supplementation had on bile acids in the intestines of piglets.

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  • Dec
    12
    Southern Meeting Highlight


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    Don't miss out on the exciting symposia taking place at the 2019 ASAS Southern Section Meeting in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma!

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  • Dec
    10
    Southern Section Meeting Highlight


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    Don't miss out on the exciting symposia taking place at the 2019 ASAS Southern Section Meeting in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma!

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  • Dec
    10
    Interpretive Summary: Effect of bovine spray-dried plasma on acute PEDV


    An article published in the October 2018 issue of Translational Animal Science focused on investigating the effect bovine SDP (BovSDP) has on acute PEDV.

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  • Dec
    05
    Interpretive Summary: Parity and stage of gestation on growth and feed efficiency of gestating sows


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    A recent article published in the October 2018 Issue of the Journal of Animal Science evaluated the effect of parity and stage of gestation on growth and feed efficiency in gestating sows.

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  • Dec
    05
    December Spotlight on Animal Smart


    Check out the December Spotlight on Animal Smart and learn about snow leopards! Also, don't forget to sign your child/students up to be Jr. Animal Scientists!

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  • Dec
    05
    New December 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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  • Dec
    05
    2019 National ASAS Award Nominations


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    Submit your nomination for the 2019 ASAS National Awards! Check out whats new for the 2019 ASAS Awards Program.

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  • Dec
    05
    All About Reindeer


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    This collection is free for a limited time only, so be sure to check it out before it's gone!

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  • Dec
    05
    Midwest Young Scholar Nominations Deadline Approaching


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    Don't miss out on the opportunity to nominate young scholars. Nominations are due December 12th.

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  • Dec
    05
    Thank You Sponsors


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    Please take a moment to thank our sponsors!

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  • Dec
    05
    CSAS Notice Board


    Contact information for CSAS related matters.

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  • Dec
    04
    Renew your membership today


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    Time to renew your membership. Don't miss out on what a membership with CSAS has to offer.

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  • Dec
    04
    Canada is Modernizing Research Facilities


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    University of Saskatchewan has updated their Livestock and Forage Centre of Excellence. Take a peek at what it has to offer.

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  • Dec
    04
    2019 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting Abstract Submissions Open


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    The abstract submission site for the 2019 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting and Trade Show is open!

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  • Dec
    04
    Why Come to Austin?


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    Get a quick look at what Austin, TX has to offer durning the 2019 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting.

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  • Dec
    04
    President's Corner


    A brief message from the CSAS President Dr. Ibeagha-Awemu.

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  • Dec
    03
    Interpretive Summary: Gut microbiota, diet, sex and feed efficiency in grow-finish pigs.


    April JAS 2018
    In a paper published in the April 2018 issue of the Journal of Animal Science, researchers studied the correlation between commercial grower-finisher pigs’ gut microbiota, diet, sex, and feed efficiency.

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