Featured Articles

  • Oct
    19
    Interpretive Summary: German guideline for farm’s self-monitoring in sows and piglets


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    A recent study published in the Journal of Animal Science tested the feasibility and reliability of a German guideline for farm's self-monitoring in sows and piglets.

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  • Oct
    19
    Interpretive Summary: Apparent and true digestibility of macro and micro nutrients in adult maintenance dog foods


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    A recent study published in the Journal of Animal Science evaluated the digestibility of micronutrients in dogs.

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  • Oct
    15
    ASAS Southern Section Award Nominations Now Open


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    Please take a moment to nominate a deserving Southern Section member.

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  • Oct
    15
    Interpretive Summary: Soybean meal allergenic protein degradation of piglets fed protease-supplemented diets


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    A recent study published in the Journal of Animal Science aimed to determine the effects of protease supplementation on degradation of soybean meal allergenic proteins and gut health of weaned pigs fed soybean meal-based diets.

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  • Oct
    15
    Interpretive Summary: Feeding anthocyanin-rich purple corn stover silage to dairy goats


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    Researchers in a recent Journal of Animal Science study evaluated an anthocyanin-rich purple corn as a potential antioxidant supplement for dairy goat feed.

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  • Oct
    12
    Interpretive Summary: SDSU Beef 2020 increases participant knowledge of the beef industry


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    In a recent article published in Translational Animal Science, authors developed a program to address pre-harvest management factors that influence beef carcass value.

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  • Oct
    08
    2021 National ASAS Award Nominations


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    Please take a moment to nominate a deserving member for a National Award!

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  • Oct
    08
    Interpretive Summary: Digestibility markers to estimate fecal output of dogs


    A recent study in the Journal of Animal Science used three digestibility markers to estimate fecal output and ATTD in adult beagles.

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  • Oct
    08
    Happy Columbus Day


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    The ASAS office will be closed on Monday, October 12th. Happy Columbus Day!

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  • Oct
    05
    Midwest Meeting Location for 2023 and 2024


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    Please take a moment to vote on the 2023-2024 Midwest Annual Meeting location.

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  • Oct
    05
    ASAS Webinar Series - Beef Production from the Dairy Herd


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    Don't miss out on the next ASAS Webinar Series, "Beef Production from the Dairy Herd."

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  • Oct
    05
    Interpretive Summary: Aspirin induces gastrointestinal tract barrier dysfunction in feedlot cattle


    A recent article published in the Journal of Animal Science, researchers looked at aspirin, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), which is known to cause GIT barrier dysfunction in humans and other animals.

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  • Oct
    05
    Interpretive Summary: Stocking rate, advancing season and supplemented DDGS in steers grazing in the northern Great Plains


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    A recent article published in Translational Animal Science evaluated the effects of stocking rate and advancing season in steers supplemented with DDGS.

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  • Oct
    01
    Interpretive Summary: Novel dental chews on oral health outcomes and halitosis in adult dogs.


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    A recent article published in the Journal of Animal Science evaluated the benefits of daily dental chews on oral health outcomes in adult dogs.

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  • Oct
    01
    Interpretive Summary: Lysine requirements in small, medium, and large breed adult dogs


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    A recent article published in Translational Animal Science evaluated the Lys requirements for three breeds of adult dogs using the indicator AA oxidation technique.

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  • Oct
    01
    Midwest 2021 Meeting Planning


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    Plan Ahead - Don't miss your opportunity to attend the Annual Midwest Sectional Meeting in-person!

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  • Sep
    28
    Midwest Award Nominations Now Open


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    Please take a moment to nominate a deserving member!

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  • Sep
    28
    September 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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  • Sep
    28
    U.S. Pork and Beef Restrictions in Taiwan Relaxed


    Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen agreed to relax limitations on the import of U.S. beef and pork.

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  • Sep
    28
    New ERS Administrator Named


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    The United States Department of Agriculture named Dr. Spiro Stefanou as the new administrator of the Economic Research Service.


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