Featured Articles

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    Apr
    18
    April 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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    Apr
    17
    Welcome the New ASAS Policy Interns


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    We would like to take a moment to congratulate and welcome our new policy interns! We look forward to working with you all!

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    Apr
    17
    Interpretive Summary: Equine Feed Contamination and Toxicology


    A recent article published in the 2018 March issue of Translational Animal Science explored feed contamination and toxicology in equines focusing on the effects of chemical contaminants.

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    Apr
    17
    House Releases 2018 Farm Bill Language


    On April 12th, House Agriculture Committee Chairman Conaway released the committee’s draft language for the 2018 Farm Bill.

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    Apr
    17
    ASAS National Graduate Director Nominations


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    It is time to nominate the ASAS National Graduate Director! Please take a moment to review the application process.

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    Apr
    15
    Vote for Your Favorite 2017 JAS Cover


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    The Journal of Animal Science made incredible strides in 2017! To celebrate this banner year, Dr. Jim Sartin, Editor-in-Chief, would like to ask ASAS members to vote for their favorite cover design from 2017 on Facebook.

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    Apr
    15
    Interpretive Summary: Genetic Correlations Between Endo-Parasite Phenotypes and Economically Important Traits in Dairy and Beef Cattle


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    A study recently published in the March 2018 issue of the Journal of Animal Science explores the genetic correlations between endo-parasite phenotypes and traits in dairy and beef cattle.

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    Apr
    12
    New Animal Frontiers Issue


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    A new issue of Animal Frontiers is out! Make sure to catch up with the featured articles.

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    Apr
    12
    Animal Breeding and Genetics Symposia at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting


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    Have you made plans to attend this year’s Animal Breeding and Genetics Symposia, during the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show?

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    Apr
    12
    February TAS Now Online


    A new issue of Translational Animal Science is now online! February 2018 (Volume 2, Issue 1).

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    Apr
    12
    March JAS Now Online


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    The new issue of the Journal of Animal Science is now online! March 2018 issue (Volume 96, issue 3)

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    Apr
    12
    Interpretative Summary: Zinc Injection as a Novel Castration Method in Beef Bulls: Effects on Performance, Behavior, and Testosterone and Haptoglobin Concentration


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    In March 2018, Journal of Animal Science published an article that investigated the use of a zinc injection as novel castration in beef bulls.

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    Apr
    09
    A Promising Novel Treatment for Equine Herpesvirus Myeloencephalopathy


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    A recent article in American Veterinarian reviews a case study which investigators in southern Germany used heparin as a novel treatment approach during an acute EHV-1 outbreak with the neuropathogenic G2254 /D752 Pol variant.

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    Apr
    09
    Tyson Foods Expanding Safety Programs to 12 Poultry Plants


    A recent article published in U.S. News discusses how Tyson Foods is expanding the safety programs it has been testing in its beef plants to 12 poultry plants.

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    Apr
    09
    Interpretive Summary: The History of Adipocyte and Adipose Tissue Research in Meat Animals


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    A recent article published in the 2018 February issue of the Journal of Animal Science dives into an extensive history of adipocyte and adipose tissue research in meat animals.

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    Apr
    09
    Interpretive Summary: Influence of Feeding Thermally Peroxidized Soybean Oil on Growth Performance, Digestibility, and Gut Integrity in Growing Pigs


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    A recent article published in the February 2018 issue of Journal of Animal Science, researchers looked at the effects peroxidized soybean oil (SO) heated at different temperatures had on growing pigs.

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    Apr
    04
    Animal Behavior and Well-Being Symposia at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting


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    Have you made plans to attend this year’s Animal Behavior and Well-Being Symposia, during the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show?

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    Apr
    04
    Pharmgate and ECO Animal Health Partner to Bring Swine Vaccines to Europe


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    A recent article in the National Hog Farmer discuss the need to provide products and services that meet the everyday needs of the farmer and veterinarian.

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    Apr
    04
    Researchers Aim to Further Enrich Eggs, Poultry Meat with Omega-3 Fatty Acids


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    A recent article in the Penn State News highlights research that aims to further enrich eggs, poultry and meat.

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    Apr
    04
    Western Section Speaker Previews


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    Don't miss the wonderful symposia at this years Western Section of ASAS. Today we would like to highlight some of the speakers that will be addressing the issue of "Grazing and Land Management in the Western US – Challenges, Tools, and Opportunities" during the WSASAS Beef Symposium.

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