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  • Jul
    12
    Dr. Gary Williams named ASAS Fellow


    Gary Williams
    Dr. Gary L. Williams is a recipient of the 2017 American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) Fellow Award —Research Category.

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  • Jul
    12
    A night at the National Aquarium


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    Annual Meeting attendees and families enjoyed a great evening at Baltimore’s National Aquarium on Tuesday, July 11.

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  • Jul
    12
    Results of undergrad poster competition


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    Results are in for the ASAS Undergraduate Student Poster Competition, held Tuesday, July 11, during the Annual Meeting.

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  • Jul
    12
    New issue of WAAP newsletter


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    A new issue of The World Animal Science News, the World Association for Animal Production’s (WAAP) newsletter, is now available.

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  • Jul
    11
    Join us for Triennial Reproduction Symposium


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    In honor of the Society for the Study of Reproduction’s (SSR) 50th Anniversary, a joint Triennial Reproduction Symposium will be held on Thursday, July 13, 2017, from 8:00 AM – 3:20 PM, at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, D.C.

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  • Jul
    11
    A message from the ASAS Foundation Chair


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    A message from ASAS Foundation Chair, Dr. Todd Armstrong.

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  • Jul
    11
    Dr. Ronnie Green receives Morrison Award


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    Dr. Ronnie D. Green is the recipient of the 2017 American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) Morrison Award

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  • Jul
    11
    New TAS content available


    Translational Animal Science
    New Translational Animal Science content is now available in TAS Just Published!

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  • Jul
    11
    Triennial Lactation Symposium/BOLFA


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    The Triennial Lactation Symposium and Biology of Lactation of Farm Animals (BOLFA) occurred as a pre-conference to the 2017 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show.

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  • Jul
    11
    Student Poster Competition Results: M.S. Division


    Here are results of the ASAS Graduate Student Poster Competition: M.S. Division, held Monday, July 10, during the ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show.

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  • Jul
    10
    Meet our newest Fellows


    Doug Parrett
    Seven individuals were named ASAS Fellows during the ASAS Awards Ceremony, held July 9, 2017 during the ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show.

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  • Jul
    10
    Student Poster Competition Results: Ph.D. Division


    Here are results of the ASAS Graduate Student Poster Competition: Ph.D. Division.

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  • Jul
    10
    Highlights from AnimalX talks


    The Opening Session of the 2017 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show featured five "AnimalX" TED-style talks about animal science. Meet the speakers here.

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  • Jul
    10
    Virtual Annual Meeting available


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    Were you unable to attend the ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show this year? You can still register for the 2017 Virtual ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting today!

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  • Jul
    10
    Penn State tops AQ


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    A team of undergraduates from Penn State University dominated the National ASAS Academic Quadrathlon competition, held July 7-8, at the University of Maryland.

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  • Jul
    10
    Congratulations to our 2017 award winners


    ASAS honored more than 35 individuals during its Awards Ceremony on July 9 in Baltimore, Maryland. Please join ASAS in congratulating our award winners!

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  • Jul
    09
    Welcome to the 2017 Annual Meeting


    The 2017 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show held its Opening Session on Saturday, July 8. Prior to the program, attendees enjoyed ice cream donated by the University of Connecticut Department of Animal Science.

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  • Jul
    06
    Annual Meeting at your fingertips


    See you in Baltimore July 8-12 for the 2017 Annual Meeting & Trade Show. Here are some links to help you plan your time!

    Download the Mobile App!

    See the mobile app video tutorial.

    View the final Program.


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  • Jul
    06
    Opening Session to feature AnimalX speakers


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    This Saturday, July 8, marks the start of the ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show, and to kick things off we have an Ice Cream Social planned from 4:15-5:15 p.m. in the Hilton Baltimore. The Opening Session will follow at 5:30 p.m. in the Baltimore Convention Center.

    Instead of a keynote, five speakers will give short, TED-style talks about animal science, which we call AnimalX. Here are our 2017 AnimalX speakers, in presenting order:


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  • Jul
    06
    Image of the Week: Academic Quadrathlon


    The annual Academic Quadrathlon brings together undergraduate teams from the four ASAS sections for a two-day competition involving a lab practicum, written exam, oral presentation, and quiz bowl. The Animal Science Image Gallery contains several images from the 2016 AQ.

    Search the Gallery for and download more images like the one shown here of members of the 2016 Purdue University Academic Quadrathlon team demonstrating sheep hoof trimming during the lab practicum portion of the competition.

    The 2017 AQ kicks off Friday, July 7, at the University of Maryland, College Park. Teams from the four ASAS sections include Penn State University, Texas Tech University, Kansas State University, and California State University, Chico.

    Download or submit images to the Gallery at: www.animalimagegallery.org. There is no charge to download or submit images if you are an ASAS member.


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