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    Dec
    07
    Cast your vote in the 2018-2019 Southern Section Elections


    All Votes must be cast by Monday, December 11, 2017.

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    Dec
    07
    Groups announce major investment in soil health


    The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research announced a $9.4 million grant to the Soil Health Institute, the Soil Health Partnership and The Nature Conservancy to improve soil health and, ultimately, support positive economic and environmental outcomes for American farmers.

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    Dec
    07
    FFAR awards grants


    Food Marketing Institute Foundation and Animal Agriculture Alliance receive FFAR grants to study consumer understanding and willingness-to-pay for production practices in animal agriculture.

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    Dec
    07
    Science in the news


    Here are a few headlines from the fascinating and functional world of science.

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    Dec
    07
    New study challenges methane emission estimates


    A new study of methane emissions from livestock in the United States has challenged previous top-down estimates.

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    Dec
    04
    ASAS Announces 2021 Louisville Meeting Co-Locating with ADSA


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    The American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) is excited to announce that ASAS has signed all contracts necessary to move forward with a 2021 Meeting in Louisville Kentucky from July 14, 2021 to July 18, 2021.

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    Dec
    04
    Today's Snack and Fact


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    ASAS hosted a Snack & Fact briefing at noon (Eastern) today, December 4, in 1300 Longworth House Office Building in Washington, D.C.

    Guest speakers Dr. Kristen Govoni, University of Connecticut, and Dr. Joel Caton, North Dakota State University, discussed "Developmental programming: What mom eats matters," the theme of the July 2017 issue of Animal Frontiers.

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    Dec
    04
    Translational Animal Science Update


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    TAS: 34 days to acceptance and 59 days to publication!

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    Dec
    04
    Journal of Animal Science Begins Search for Next Editor-in-Chief


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    You are encouraged to submit names of individuals who you feel should be considered for this position, self-nominate for consideration, and/or submit a formal application.

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    Nov
    30
    More science policy news


    Funding for improvements of ARS buildings and facilities could be affected by the Trump Administration's hurricane relief package.

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    Nov
    30
    Snack & Fact is Monday


    Join us at noon (Eastern) on Monday, December 4, in 1300 Longworth House Office Building in Washington, D.C.

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    Nov
    30
    D.C. update for November


    Our D.C. representatives provide the latest policy news coming out of Washington D.C.

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    Nov
    30
    TAS celebrates milestone


    Translational Animal Science has completed its first year of publication!

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    Nov
    30
    Early registration deadline is tomorrow


    The early registration deadline for the 2018 Southern Section Meeting is tomorrow, December 1.

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    Nov
    30
    AAAS Annual Meeting is in February


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    The 2018 AAAS Annual Meeting is February 15‑19, 2018, in Austin, Texas.

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    Nov
    28
    ASAS Statement on Taxation of Graduate Student Tuition Waivers


    ASAS encourages its members to communicate with their Senators and Representatives to preserve the tax exemption for graduate student tuition waivers.

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    Nov
    28
    Giving Tuesday opportunities


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    ASAS and the ASAS Foundation recognize members on Giving Tuesday.

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    Nov
    28
    On Giving Tuesday: Support the Midwest AQ


    Over the next 4 years, the ADSA® Midwest Branch/ASAS Midwest Section hopes to raise $100,000 to provide continued support for this undergraduate program.

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    Nov
    28
    On Giving Tuesday: Support the $20 in '17 campaign


    Your $20 donation goes a long way toward supporting important ASAS Public Policy and Communications programs.

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    Nov
    21
    Animal science news


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    Tarleton State University is hosting its first-ever Academic Quadrathlon.

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