Featured Articles

  • 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.

    Read more
  • Feb
    07
    February Spotlight on Animal Smart


    Check out the February Spotlight on Animal Smart and learn about iconic Aussie animals! Also, don't forget to sign your child/students up to be Jr. Animal Scientists!

    Read more
  • Feb
    07
    Become a Sponsor for ASAS


    become a sponsor
    ASAS is looking for sponsors! There are numerous opportunities for all companies, large and small.

    Read more
  • Feb
    07
    Interpretive Summary: Genome-wide association study of lung lesions and pleurisy in New Zealand lambs


    nov_jas18
    A recent article published in the Journal of Animal Science presents a genome-wide association study of lung lesions and pleurisy in New Zealand lambs to utilize information for alternative treatments to antibiotic use.

    Read more
  • Feb
    07
    Interpretive Summary: Essential oils and organic acids effect on weaned piglets


    10Jan_JAS
    A recent study in the Journal of Animal Science evaluated the effects of essential oils and organic acids fed to post-weaned pigs on growth performance, immune function and fecal microbiome.

    Read more
  • Feb
    04
    Interpretive Summary: Ergot alkaloids induce vasoconstriction of uterine and ovarian vessels


    Nov_JAS
    A recent article published in the November 2018 Issue of the Journal of Animal Science investigates chronic exposure of ergot alkaloids on systemic blood flow to reproductive organs in cattle and the resulting consequences of reproductive function.

    Read more
  • Feb
    04
    Interpretive Summary: Articular injection with lipopolysaccharides


    Nov_JAS
    A recent study published in the Journal of Animal Science examined the effect of articular injection with LPS on systemic markers of inflammation.

    Read more
  • Feb
    04
    New February JAS Now Online


    10Jan_JAS
    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.

    Read more
  • Jan
    31
    USDA Begins Evaluating 136 Potential ERS and NIFA Relocation Sites


    The U.S. Department of Agriculture has begun evaluating 136 locations in 35 states as potential sites for the Economic Research Service and the National Institute of Food and Agriculture.

    Read more
  • Jan
    31
    Biomedical Research Leader Highlights Importance of Animal Studies


    Screen Shot 2019-01-30 at 8.59.01 PM
    Matthew R. Bailey, president of the Foundation for Biomedical Research, discusses the importance of animal studies.

    Read more
  • Jan
    31
    Gene-edited animals stuck in limbo as consumers catch up with the science


    Salmon_GMO
    The FDA recently issued a final rule for labeling of gene-edited products, but there are differences in how the administration treats plants versus animal items.

    Read more
  • Jan
    31
    Majority of consumers want to nix “milk” from non-dairy beverage labels


    milk
    A new national survey shows that 63 percent of Americans believe the U.S. Food and Drug Administration should restrict the use of the term “milk” on non-dairy beverage labels.

    Read more
  • Jan
    31
    USDA Delivers Final Rule on Bioengineered Food Labeling


    USDA NEW RULE
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service has published a final rule regarding the labeling of “bioengineered” food in the United States.

    Read more
  • Jan
    29
    2019 Southern Section Student Competition Results


    congrats1
    Please take a moment to congratulate these hard-working students!

    Read more
  • Jan
    29
    2019 ASAS Southern Section Academic Quadrathlon Results


    congrats
    Congratulations to the winners of the ASAS Southern Section Academic Quadrathlon, Texas Tech!

    Read more
  • Jan
    29
    Meet the Southern Section Emerging Young Scholar


    Ashley Fowler
    Meet the 2019 Southern Section Emerging Young Scholar, Ashley Fowler.

    Read more
  • Jan
    29
    2019 Southern Section Kunkle Symposium Recap


    Lets recap
    Review what Drs Duff, Griffin, Richeson and Beck presented at the 2019 Southern Section Kunkle Symposium.

    Read more
  • Jan
    29
    Schedule for Tuesday, January 29


    schedule
    Don't miss out! Take a peek at what is happening today, Tuesday January 29 at the 2019 Southern Section Meeting in Oklahoma City, OK.

    Read more
  • Jan
    28
    Schedule for Monday, January 28


    schedule
    Don't miss out! Take a peek at what is happening today, Monday January 28 at the 2019 Southern Section Meeting in Oklahoma City, OK.

    Read more
  • Jan
    28
    2019 SERA 041 Symposium Recap


    Lets recap
    Review what Drs Moffet, Neel, and Poore presented at the 2019 SERA 041 Symposium.

    Read more