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  • Feb
    08
    ARPAS Certification Available at ADSA/ASAS Midwest Joint Meeting


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    Whether you’re still in graduate school or you’ve been in the field for a while, there’s never a better time to identify yourself as a professional through certification. Join ARPAS while attending the upcoming Midwest ADSA/ASAS meeting in Omaha.

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  • Feb
    08
    COMPETITION JUDGES NEEDED!


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    COMPETITION JUDGES NEEDED! Colleagues, you are not too late!
    We still need judges and chairs for the undergraduate and graduate competition in Omaha at Midwest ASAS/ADSA meeting.

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  • Feb
    08
    Bill E. Kunkle Interdisciplinary Beef Symposium Recap!


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    A great Bill E. Kunkle Interdisciplinary Beef Symposium contributes to a fantastic program at the 2018 Southern Section Meeting.


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  • Feb
    08
    The 10th International Ruminant Reproduction Symposium!


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    Don't miss, the 10th International Ruminant Reproduction Symposium on September 16-20, 2018 in Foz do Iguazu, Brazil!

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  • Feb
    06
    Southern Thanks Their Outgoing Board Members!


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    Southern Section would like to thank Dr. Charlie Rosenkrans and Sierra Lockwoord for their service to the Southern Section.

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  • Feb
    06
    Southern Section ASAS 2018 Awards Program


    Please join us in congratulating all of the 2017 Southern Section award recipients!

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  • Feb
    06
    ASAS Southern Section 3-Minute Thesis Competition


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    New this year, Southern Section student competitions took the form of 3-minute theses. Please join us in congratulating all of the deserving winners of this year's competition!

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  • Feb
    06
    Thank You!


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    Thank you to everyone who attend the 2018 Southern Section Meeting in Fort Worth. We hope to see you again next year in Oklahoma City, OK, January 26-29, 2019

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  • Feb
    05
    ASAS Southern Section Events for Tuesday February 6


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    Forget your program? Take a quick peek at the upcoming events scheduled for Tuesday, February 6, 2018.

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  • Feb
    05
    2018 ASAS Southern Section Academic Quadrathalon


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    The 2018 ASAS Southern Section Academic Quadrathalon was held Saturday and Sunday. Tarleton State University hosted the lab practicum portion of the event and the written exam.

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  • Feb
    04
    ASAS Southern Section Events for Monday February 5


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    Forget your program? Take a quick peek at the upcoming events scheduled for Monday, February 5, 2018.

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  • Feb
    04
    We Are Going Paperless In 2019


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    Southern Section is moving to an all mobile app based program beginning in 2019. This will be the last year (2018) that there will be a printed Southern Section Program book.

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  • Feb
    04
    Thank you to our Sponsors!


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    Southern Section would like to take a moment to acknowledge the generosity of our sponsors for the 2018 Southern Section Annual Meeting.

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  • Jan
    31
    Copper Hydroxychloride Fed to Weanlings Improves Performance


    A recent article in Illinois Ag Connection highlights the need for copper in weanling pig diets, specifically copper hydroxychloride. The article describes recent research supporting this need, and cites a recent publication in the Journal of Animal Science.

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  • Jan
    31
    Researchers Investigate eGIPR Receptors and its Relationship to EMS


    A recent article on thehorse.com highlighted a study led by Melody de Laat, PhD, from Queensland University of Technology, in Australia, where researchers sought to investigate specific mechanisms of obesity in horses.

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  • Jan
    31
    Judges and Chairs Needed for Midwest Meeting Student Competitions


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    Colleagues, help us again this year at Midwest! We will have great participation by our students in competitions in Omaha on Monday so we need lots of help.

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  • Jan
    31
    2018 ASAS National Award Nominations Due February 7


    The ASAS Awards Program is set up to honor the most significant contributions of our members to Animal Science, Animal Agriculture and to ASAS. The National Awards are one of our favorite programs in the office, because the awards honor our history, celebrate our membership and help us to glimpse the future.

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  • Jan
    31
    ASAS Midwest Housing and Registration Information


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    The Annual Meeting of the Midwest Branch of ADSA and the Midwestern Section of ASAS is fast approaching. Join us in Omaha, Nebraska on March 12 – 14, 2018.

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  • Jan
    31
    Interpretive Summary: Dietary Supplement Rich in Fiber Fed to Late Gestating Sows During Transition Reduces Rate of Stillborn Piglets


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    In a December 2017 study published in the Journal of Animal Science, researchers investigated how dietary fiber (DF) supplemented feed affected sow reproductive performance. It was hypothesized that DF supplementation starting from two weeks before farrowing (including transition) would reduce piglet mortality.

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  • Jan
    29
    Submit Abstracts for the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting and Trade Show


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    Don't forget to get your abstracts submitted! Deadline to submit an abstract is Monday, March 26, 2018.

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