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  • Oct
    24
    ASAS Fellow to speak at Kunkle Beef Symposium


    Williams.Gary
    ASAS Fellow Dr. Gary Williams will discuss "Nutritional Programming of Puberty in Heifers: Developmental, Genomic and Functional Implications" during the Kunkle Beef Symposium at the 2018 Southern Section Meeting.

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  • Oct
    24
    Bovine Eau de Parfum?


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    A team of international researchers has developed an innovative way of preventing tsetse flies from transferring disease to African cattle.

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  • Oct
    24
    Now taking Annual Meeting special event requests


    2018Annual
    There is still time to submit your special event request for the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show.

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  • Oct
    24
    Mark your calendar for WCAP


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    The World Conference on Animal Production (WCAP), to be held in July 2018, will include a session on "Precision Livestock Farming to increase producers' profitability."

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  • Oct
    24
    Science policy internship deadline approaching


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    Students: Only a few days left to submit your application for the 2018 ASAS Science Policy Internship.

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  • Oct
    19
    Article pays tribute to AQ founder


    Kauffman.Bob
    A recent article pays tribute to Dr. Robert Kauffman, who initiated the Academic Quadrathlon competition more than 35 years ago.

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  • Oct
    19
    October JAS now online


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    The October 2017 issue of the Journal of Animal Science is now available online.

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  • Oct
    19
    Image of the Week


    2016 Academic Quadrathlon
    Students from California State University-Chico evaluate beef samples during the 2016 National Academic Quadrathlon competition.

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  • Oct
    19
    Mark your calendar for ISAE conference


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    The International Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology will be held from July 30 to August 3, 2018 at The University of Prince Edward Island, Canada.

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  • Oct
    19
    Borlaug CAST Communication Award


    Lusk.Jayson
    Dr. Jayson Lusk was honored at the 2017 Borlaug CAST Communication Award Ceremony.

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  • Oct
    16
    New content in First Look


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    There are several new articles to browse in the First Look section of the Journal of Animal Science.

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  • Oct
    16
    Animal science headlines


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    Here are a few recent animal headlines that you might want to check out.

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  • Oct
    16
    FDA announces public meetings


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    The meetings, to be held in Charlotte, N.C., and San Francisco, CA, are in regards to
    its Agricultural Biotechnology Education and Outreach Initiative.

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  • Oct
    16
    Sneak peek at 2018 Midwest Meeting


    Here's a sneak peek at the speaker line up of one of the many great symposia being planned for the 2018 Midwest Meeting.

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  • Oct
    16
    Midwest Young Scholars


    Nominations for the Midwest Section Young Scholars Programs are due today, October 16!

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  • Oct
    12
    Meet the WCAP keynote speaker


    Pryce.Jennie
    We are pleased to introduce you to Keynote Speaker, Dr. Jennie Pryce, of La Trobe University in Australia and Agriculture Victoria.

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  • Oct
    12
    Search launched for next Translational Animal Science Editor-in-Chief


    Submit names of individuals who you feel should be considered for this position, self-nominate for consideration, and/or submit a formal application.

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  • Oct
    12
    More animal science news


    Here are some recent headlines showcasing animal science in the news.

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  • Oct
    12
    Image of the Week


    Producer checking grow-finish hogs
    In grow-finish systems, pigs are fed for about 5 or 6 months from weaning until they are at market weight.

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  • Oct
    12
    Southern Section symposium preview


    Lalman.David
    Meet Dr. David Lalman, one of the invited speakers for the Bill Kunkle Beef Symposium.

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