Featured Articles

  • Jun
    09
    Congratulations Dr. Michael Steele


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    Please take a moment to congratulate Dr. Michael Steele for receiving the ASAS Early Career Achievement Award.

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  • Jun
    09
    Congratulations Dr. Cassie Jones


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    Please take a moment to congratulate Dr. Cassie Jones for receiving the ASAS Early Career Achievement Award.

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  • Jun
    09
    Annual Meeting Preview - Immunometabolism


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    Take a peek at what's coming during the 2019 Annual Meeting and Trade Show in Austin, TX.

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  • Jun
    05
    Annual Meeting Preview - Companion Animal Nutrition


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    Take a peek at what's coming during the 2019 Annual Meeting and Trade Show in Austin, TX.

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  • Jun
    05
    Interpretive Summary: Hot carcass weight on rate of temperature decline of port hams and loins


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    A recent article published in the Journal of Animal Science documented a model for predicting chilling rates in the hams and loins of pork carcasses under blast chilling conditions.

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  • Jun
    05
    Interpretive Summary: Postnatal consequences of in utero heat stress in pigs


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    An article published in the Journal of Animal Science evaluated the postnatal consequences of in utero heat stress in pigs.

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  • Jun
    05
    Congratulations Dr. Robert Coleman


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    Please take a moment to congratulate Dr. Robert Coleman for receiving the ASAS Distinguished Teacher Award.

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  • Jun
    05
    Congratulations Dr. Greg Aldrich


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    Please take a moment to congratulate Dr. Greg Aldrich for receiving the ASAS Corbin Companion Animal Biology Award.

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  • Jun
    05
    Midwest 2020 Symposia Suggestions


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    Symposium suggestions are now open. Make sure to have the symposia idea submitted by 3:00 PM CDT on July 31, 2019.

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  • Jun
    05
    VOTE - 2019 ASAS National Elections for Graduate Director


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    Please take a moment to exercise your voting privileges. Voting must be completed by June 24, 2019, at 3:00 pm CT.

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  • Jun
    02
    Interpretive Summary: Branched-chain and large neutral amino acids on growth performance of pigs


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    An article published in the Journal of Animal Science developed prediction equations to quantify the effects of dietary BCAA on the growth of nursery and grow-finish pigs.

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  • Jun
    02
    Interpretive Summary: Nutrient utilization and methane emissions - ewe lambs fed ryegrass


    An article published in the January 2019 Issue of Translation Animal Science evaluates if high-quality ryegrass fed to two breeds of ewe lambs can sustain high feed efficiency comparable to diets with concentrate supplementation.

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  • Jun
    02
    Northeast Board Nominations


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    Please take a moment to nominate a fellow northeast member for the 2019-2020 Northeast Election.

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  • Jun
    02
    ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting Updates and Deadlines


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    Check out new updates and deadlines for the upcoming ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting in Austin, TX.

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  • Jun
    02
    New June 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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  • Jun
    02
    Congratulations Dr. Adegbola Adesogan


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    Please take a moment to congratulate Dr. Adesogan for receiving the ASAS Bouffault International Animal Agriculture Award.

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  • Jun
    02
    Congratulations Dr. Min Du


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    Please take a moment to congratulate Dr. Min Du for receiving the ASAS Animal Physiology and Endocrinology Award.

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  • Jun
    02
    Annual Symposium Preview - Nonruminant Nutrition


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    Take a peek at what's coming during the 2019 Annual Meeting and Trade Show in Austin, TX.

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  • May
    29
    Interpretive Summary: Ergot alkaloid exposure in pregnant ewes


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    A recent study published in the Journal of Animal Science assessed how feeding tall fescue during mid-late gestation alters maternal characteristics and placental development.

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  • May
    29
    Interpretive Summary: Feed efficiency and slaughter traits of French Charolais bulls.


    Feb_JAS19
    A recent study reported in the Journal of Animal Science sought to fill gaps in the knowledge base by estimating the genetic parameters for growth, feed efficiency and slaughter traits of young French Charolais bulls.

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