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  • Mar
    21
    ASN-ASAS Symposium at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting


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    Have you made plans to attend this year’s ASN-ASAS Symposium, during the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show?

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  • Mar
    21
    Interpretive Summary: Pre-slaughter Handling Practices and their Effects on Animal Welfare and Pork Quality


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    In February 2018, Journal of Animal Science published an article that reviewed the current research on pre-slaughter handling effects on behavioral and physiological responses in pigs and provide recommendations to minimize animal losses and pork quality.

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  • Mar
    21
    Interpretive Summary: Artificial Light and Biological Responses of Broiler Chickens: Dose-Response


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    A recent article in the February issue of the Journal of Animal Science evaluated how the intensity of artificial light affected the health of broiler chickens.

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  • Mar
    21
    Call for Nominations for the 2018 ASAS Board


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    The ASAS National Nominating Committee is seeking nominations for President-Elect and Directors-at-Large for the 2018-2019 ASAS National Board.

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  • Mar
    21
    Abstract Deadline for the Annual Meeting and WCAP 2018 is today


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    The deadline for abstract submissions for the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting and Trade Show and the 12th World Conference on Animal Production is tonight, Monday, March 26, 2018 at 11:59pm (CDT).

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  • Mar
    19
    WCAP Meeting Previews


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    Don't forget about the great symposia planned for this years World Congress on Animal Production. Join us July 5-8, 2018 in Vancouver!

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  • Mar
    19
    2018 Midwest Virtual Meeting


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    Don't forget to keep an eye out for an email containing information for accessing the presentation recordings.

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  • Mar
    19
    Combine Science and Vacation in 2018


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    Combine Science and Vacation at this years WCAP and ASAS-CSAS Annual Meetings in Vancouver!!

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  • Mar
    19
    Picture Gallery!


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    View here, pictures that have been submitted to the Animal Science Image Gallery.

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  • Mar
    19
    Interpretive Summary: Test of Conditions that Affect In Vitro Production of Volatile Fatty Acids and Gasses


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    In a March 2018 article published in the Journal of Animal Science, researchers studied how differing conditions might affect the production of gas and volatile fatty acids in in-vitro rumen fermentation.

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  • Mar
    15
    The NIH and USDA Dual Purpose and Dual Benefit Webinar


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    The NIH and USDA dual purpose and dual benefit webinar is available. Make sure to catch up here.

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  • Mar
    15
    2018 Midwest Competition Winners


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    Please take a moment to acknowledge all of the hard work theses students have put in to compete here at Midwest!

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  • Mar
    15
    Nor-Feed Award!


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    Nor-Feed is a French company, which produces and promotes plant bioactive extracts for animal health and nutrition.

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  • Mar
    15
    Please Welcome Our New Editors in Chief


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    Please welcome our new Editors and Chief! Take a moment to learn more about them and their visions for the journals in this article.

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  • Mar
    14
    Thank You For Coming!


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    We would like to say thank you to all who came and participated in this years ADSA/ASAS Midwest Meeting in Omaha.

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  • Mar
    14
    2018 ADSA/ASAS Midwest Award Winners!


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    We would like to take a moment to acknowledge and congratulate our 2018 Midwest award winners. Great job everyone!

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  • Mar
    14
    Bentley Lecture and Lunch


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    The Bentley Lecture and Lunch featured a presentation by Dr. Theo van Kempen on "Who is the vitamin expert?"

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  • Mar
    14
    Highlights from the David Schingoethe Symposium


    Invited speakers at the David Schingoethe Symposium at the ADSA/ASAS Midwest Meeting tackled the symposium’s theme of Confronting Management Challenges Associated with Increasing Automation on Dairies.

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  • Mar
    14
    Midwest Program for Wednesday March 14, 2018


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    Forget your program? Take a quick peek at the upcoming events scheduled for Wednesday, March 14, 2018.

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  • Mar
    13
    Academic Quadrathalon Final Results


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    Yesterday, students from a multitude of universities competed in the final categories of the Academic Quadrathalon ( Written Exam and Quiz Bowl). Final Results are posted!

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