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  • May
    21
    Interpretive Summary: Genetic Parameters for Fecal Egg Counts and their Relationship with Body Weights in Katahdin Lambs


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    In the May, 2018 issue of the Journal of Animal Science, researchers explored how Katahdin sheep genetics and body weights correlate with gastrointestinal parasite infection.

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  • May
    21
    Attend the 12th World Conference on Animal Production


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    Have you made your plans to attend the 12th World Conference on Animal Production (WCAP)! WCAP will be hosted this year in Vancouver on July 5-8 just before the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting.

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  • May
    21
    ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting and Trade Show Draft Program and Abstracts Now Available


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    The scientific draft of the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting and Trade Show program is now online.

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  • May
    21
    Congratulations Sugar Link!


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    Congratulations to Sugar Link! Take a look at a minute by minute account of his victory.

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  • May
    19
    Update on Sugar Link


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    This filly was just short of the two leaders, but pulled out all the stops…or rather, sent out all the stops…to finish in a solid third.

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  • May
    19
    Update on HyperLoop


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    This poor filly cannot seem to catch a break after her jaunt across the infield in the Derby.

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  • May
    19
    Update on ROS Bashing


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    Just shy of claiming the Derby title, ROS Bashing gave the winner a fair run for her money.

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  • May
    19
    Update on Wandering Soul


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    A bit perturbed by how events unfolded at the Derby for Wandering Soul, Kurt Kortisol has had to revamp his training protocol.

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  • May
    19
    Update on Conjugate Driven


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    In the weeks following the Kentucky Derby, we received confirmation about this young bloke.

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  • May
    19
    Update on Aging Gracefully


    Aging Gracefully
    As the winner of the 2018 Kentucky Derby, Aging Gracefully encompasses the old saying, “You’re as young as you feel!”

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  • May
    19
    Catch Up on Your Favorite Horses Before the Preakness!


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    Do you remember?
    Aging Gracefully won the first ever Journal of Animal Science Annual Virtual Journal Derby! Have you been wondering how she is preparing for the Preakness?

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  • May
    16
    ​Interpretive Summary: Effects of a Dietary Supplement on Gastric Ulcer Number and Severity in Exercising Horses


    In April 2018, Translational Animal Science published an article that investigated the effects of a dietary supplement on the treatment of equine gastric ulcers

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  • May
    16
    Western Section Meeting 2018


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    The 2018 Western Section Annual Meeting will be held June 19-21, 2018. Don't miss these important dates!

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  • May
    16
    Biosynthesizable Amino Acids Symposium at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting


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    Have you made plans to attend this year’s Biosynthesizable Amino Acids Symposium and International Animal Sciences and Biotechnology Forum, during the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show?

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  • May
    16
    Physiology Symposia at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting


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    Have you made plans to attend this year’s Physiology Symposia, during the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show? This year there will be three symposia on this topic.

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  • May
    13
    Call for Late-Breaking Abstracts


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    Call for Late-Breaking Abstracts, the deadline to submit your late-breaking abstract is 3:00 PM CDT on Thursday, May 17, 2018. Authors are encouraged to submit their abstracts to both the ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting and the Word Conference on Animal Production.

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  • May
    13
    Triennial Growth Symposium at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting


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    Have you made plans to attend this year’s Triennial Growth Symposium, during the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show? This year’s focus will be on The Nutrition of Muscle Growth.

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  • May
    13
    2018 Innovate Conference - Registration Now Open


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    Registration is now open for the 2018 Innovate Conference. This year’s conference will be held on September 9-11 at the Château Élan Winery & Resort in Braselton, GA.

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  • May
    13
    Interpretive Summary: The Essence of Appetite: Does Olfactory Receptor Variation Play a Role?


    April JAS 2018
    An article published in the 2018 April Journal of Animal Science highlights research on links between the olfactory system and appetite regulation in production animals.

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  • May
    13
    Interpretive Summary: Effects of Feeding Monensin to Bred Heifers in a Drylot on Nutrient and Energy Balance


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    A recent article published in the March 2018 issue of the Journal of Animal Science studies how limit-fed heifers are affected by the addition of monensin to corn stalk-based diets.

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