Featured Articles

  • Nov
    14
    Interpretive Summary: Raised Without Antibiotics


    A recent article published in the October Issue of Translational Animal Science explores the effects of raising poultry without antibiotics.

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  • Nov
    14
    *Due Today* Midwest Board Nominations


    Please take a moment to acknowledge those who would be excellent board members. Nominations are due November 15th.

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  • Nov
    14
    *October* New Animal Frontiers Online


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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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  • Nov
    12
    Interpretive Summary: The effects of severe feed restriction on gut health of pregnant ewes


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    In this October 2018 Journal of Animal Science article, researchers looked at the effects severe feed restriction (SFR) had on the ruminal microbiota and gut health of pregnant ewes

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  • Nov
    07
    *Due Tomorrow* 2019 Perinatal Biology Early Reg Discount


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    Don't miss out on $75 off your registration at the 2019 Aspen/Snow Mass Perinatal Biology Symposium.

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  • Nov
    07
    *Deadline Today* 2019 Midwestern Section Call for Abstracts


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    Don't miss out on submitting an abstract for the 2019 Joint ASAS/ADSA Midwest meeting.

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  • Nov
    07
    November Spotlight on Animal Smart


    Check out the November Spotlight on Animal Smart and learn how to make your own horse treats! Also, don't forget to sign your child/students up to be Jr. Animal Scientists!

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  • Nov
    07
    Interpretive Summary: Differences in the level of processing of adult dog food


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    In September 2018, Journal of Animal Science published an article that investigated the effects of feeding adult dogs different commercial diets with various processing levels.

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  • Nov
    05
    *Deadline is Today* Southern Section Call for Graduate Student Representative


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    Don't miss out on nominating a Southern Section Graduate Student Representative. Deadline is Today!

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  • Nov
    05
    2019 National ASAS Award Nominations Now Open


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    Nominations for the numerous ASAS National Awards is now open. Take a look at a few NEW things this year!

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  • Nov
    05
    ASAS Southern Section Award Nominations Now Open


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    Take a moment to nominate a deserving Southern Section member for their contribution to the science of animal agriculture.

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  • Nov
    05
    2019 Midwestern Section Call for Abstracts Deadline Approaching


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    Don't miss out on submitting an abstract for the 2019 Joint ASAS/ADSA Midwest meeting.

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  • Nov
    05
    Interpretive Summary: Using yeast as alternatives to antibiotics in finishing beef steers


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    A recent study published in the October 2018 Journal of Animal Science, evaluated the potential for probiotic yeasts as a replacement to antibiotics in beef steers.

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  • Oct
    31
    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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  • Oct
    31
    Check out what's new on Animal Smart


    What's new on Animal Smart is all about horses wearing shoes! Also, don't forget to sign your child/students up to be Jr. Animal Scientists!

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  • Oct
    31
    Interpretive Summary: Alveolar macrophage functions during the transition phase to active immunity in calves


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    An article published in the September 2018 Issue of the Journal of Animal Science investigated the functions of alveolar macrophages in Holstein calves from aged three to six months, a time when the pulmonary immune system is in the process of maturing.

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  • Oct
    28
    Meet Policy Intern Megan Anderson


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    Megan Anderson, one of the ASAS Policy Interns, has written about her summer experience. Read more on how Megan's summer went in Washington, D.C.

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  • Oct
    28
    Labeling of Plant-Based 'Milk' Products


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    Thirty-Five Day FDA Comment Period Will End 11/27/2018 on the Use of Dairy Food Names in the Labeling of Plant-Based ‘Milk’ Products


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  • Oct
    28
    Former USDA Chief Scientists Comment on USDA Research Relocation and Reorganization


    Read more about the webinar on Agriculture Secretary Sunny Purdue’s proposal to relocate and reorganize the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) and the Economic Research Service (ERS).

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  • Oct
    28
    October 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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