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  • Dec
    22
    Revolutionizing chick vaccination


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    FFAR grant recipient using facial recognition, robotics to revolutionize vaccinations for chicks.

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  • Dec
    18
    Happy Holidays from ASAS


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    The ASAS office will close for the holidays at noon (CST) on Fri., December 22 and will remain closed until 8:00 AM (CST) on Tuesday, January 2.

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  • Dec
    18
    WCAP in Vancouver in 2018


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    Join us for the 12th World Conference on Animal Production, July 5-8, 2018, in Vancouver, Canada.

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  • Dec
    15
    Update on tuition waiver tax


    ASAS has learned that the House-Senate tax package won't include a provision to treat graduate school tuition waivers as taxable income.

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  • Dec
    14
    Southern Section pre-conference symposium


    Join us for a pre-conference symposium on Integrated Pest Management during the afternoon of Saturday, February 3.

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  • Dec
    14
    Download this advocacy toolkit


    Hear from your fellow society leaders on how your society can develop an advocacy program.

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  • Dec
    11
    Final things to remember before the holidays....


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    Before going on holiday, renew your membership, get organized for the 2018 scientific meetings and make one last donation to the ASAS Foundation!

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  • Dec
    11
    Western Section Awards and Young Scholar nominations


    Nominations now being accepted for Western Section awards and the Western Section Young Scholar Recognition Program.

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  • Dec
    11
    2018 National ASAS award nominations now open


    The Awards Program honors the most significant contributions of our members to Animal Science, Animal Agriculture and to ASAS.

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  • Dec
    11
    December JAS now online


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    Check out the Table of Contents of Volume 95, No. 12.

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  • Dec
    11
    2018 Midwest Meeting Updates


    Program details for the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Branch of ADSA® and the Midwestern Section of ASAS are nearing completion.

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  • Dec
    11
    New issue of TAS now online


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    Read Volume 1, Issue 4, the latest issue of Translational Animal Science.

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  • Dec
    07
    Continue to Say No Taxing Grad Student Tuition Waivers


    Please continue to email your senators and representatives!

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  • Dec
    07
    Image of the Week for Thursday, December 7


    This image, taken about 1940, illustrates the preferred conformation at that time.

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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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