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  • Feb
    24
    EAT-Lancet report ignores nutrition research and food security needs


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    More on the recent EAT-Lancet report and how it ignores nutrition research and food security needs.

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  • Feb
    24
    Science Communication in the era of "fake news"


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    Feel like science misinformation is getting worse? You’re not imagining it.

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  • Feb
    24
    GMO Opponents - Shaky on the Science


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    Past research has shown that providing more scientific information to opponents of genetically modified foods does not change their views.

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  • Feb
    24
    February 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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  • Feb
    24
    Labeling of "Milk"


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    A bipartisan group of freshman members of Congress recently sent a letter to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to support the use of “milk” only on labels describing animal products.

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  • Feb
    24
    Congress Puts on the Breaks for the ERS


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    Congress has put the brakes on the USDA’s plans to relocate the Economic Research Service and National Institute of Food and Agriculture outside Washington, DC.

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  • Feb
    21
    Midwest 19 - ARPAS Exams


    You can join ARPAS while attending the upcoming Midwest ADSA/ASAS meeting in Omaha by taking the certification exam on paper or online.

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  • Feb
    21
    Interpretive Summary: Association of residual feed intake and enteric methane emissions in steers


    An article published in the January 2019 Issue of Translation Animal Science measured enteric methane emissions related to contrasting levels of residual feed intake in a confined environment of Hereford steers.

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  • Feb
    21
    Interpretive Summary: Effects of different antibiotic feeding programs on nursery pigs


    A recent article published in the January 2019 Issue of Translational Animal Science evaluated the incidence of morbidity, mortality, and growth performance on nursery pigs in a wean-to-finish facility undergoing two different antibiotic feeding programs.


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  • Feb
    18
    Interpretive Summary: Effect of PG600 on ewe performance when given during anestrus


    A recent article published in Translational Animal Science investigates the effects of varied levels of PG-600 and its impact on pregnancy rates when given during anestrus.

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  • Feb
    18
    ASAS Office is Closed Presidents Day


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    The ASAS office will be closed on Presidents day.

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  • Feb
    18
    Interpretive Summary: Flaxseed meal and oat hulls supplementation: Impact in growing pigs - 2


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    A recent study published in the January 2019 Journal of Animal Science, researches supplemented nutritionally balanced pig feed with flaxseed meal and oat hulls.

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  • Feb
    18
    WSASAS Call for Papers


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    We are looking for abstracts and proceedings papers for the 2019 WSASAS Section Meeting.

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  • Feb
    18
    Midwest Symposium Preview


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    Take a peek at what's to come during the Breeding and Genetics Symposium at the 2019 ADSA-ASAS Midwest Meeting.

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  • Feb
    14
    Midwest Meeting Preview


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    Learn more about the exciting symposia at this year's ADSA-ASAS Midwest Annual meeting.

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  • Feb
    14
    Interpretive Summary: Effect of xylanase on wheat and corn based diets of growing pigs


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    A recent article published in the January issue of the Journal of Animal Science evaluated how adding microbial xylanase to pig feed impacted the digestibility of wheat- and corn-based diets.

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  • Feb
    14
    Interpretive Summary: Pyrroloquinoline quinone supplementation on performance of weaned pigs.


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    A recent article published in the January issue of the Journal of Animal Science used pyrroloquinoline quinone disodium to supplement pig feed in order to evaluate it for potential benefits on post-weaning performance and gut health in pigs.

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  • Feb
    11
    Interpretive Summary: Flaxseed meal and oat hulls supplementation: Impact in growing pigs


    10Jan_JAS
    A recent study published in the January 2019 Journal of Animal Science, researches supplemented nutritionally balanced pig feed with flaxseed meal and oat hulls.

    Read more
  • Feb
    11
    Interpretive Summary: Effects of added dietary salt on pig growth performance


    In October 2018, Translational Animal Science published an article that investigated the effects of added dietary salt on growth performance of pigs.

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  • Feb
    11
    2019 ADSA and ASAS Midwest Meeting Update


    The Annual Meeting of the Midwest Branch of ADSA and the Midwestern Section of ASAS is fast approaching.

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