Featured Articles

  • Sep
    25
    *Call for Abstracts* Southern Section


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    Participate in the 2020 ASAS Southern Sectional Meeting by submitting an abstract.

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  • Sep
    25
    The Power of Participation in ASAS


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    Check out the September ASAS Member Feature. Great work Dr. Poore!

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  • Sep
    25
    Interpretive Summary: Life cycle assessment of alternative swine management practices


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    A recent article in the Journal of Animal Science used a life cycle assessment to measure the impact of changing management practices on the sustainability of swine production.

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  • Sep
    25
    Interpretive Summary: Salmonella survival in poultry fat


    A recent article published in Translational Animal Science explored how different storage temperatures and moisture levels affect the survival of Salmonella in poultry fat.

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  • Sep
    23
    New JAS Billing Information


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    Billing for JAS is now back in the ASAS office. Check out the specifics here.

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  • Sep
    23
    New Feature for JAS


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    Check out the new feature for JAS!

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  • Sep
    23
    Nominations - Southern Section


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    Southern Section Board suggestions are now open. Nominate today!

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  • Sep
    23
    Southern Award Nomination - Open


    Southern Awards
    Please take a moment to nominate a deserving colleague for a Southern Section Award!

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  • Sep
    23
    *Changes* Western Section Survey


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    Western section members - please take a moment to participate in the survey for proposed changes.

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  • Sep
    18
    *Deadline Approaching*


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    Don't forget to register for the Northeast ASAS/ADSA poster competition!

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  • Sep
    18
    Midwest Award Nominations Now Open


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    Don't miss out on the opportunity to nominate a deserving colleague for an award!

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  • Sep
    18
    Interpretive Summary: Research shows genetic selection alters cellular development in muscle


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    A recent study published in the August 2019 edition of the Journal of Animal Science has demonstrated that cellular development in muscle differs between Angus steers from low and high muscle score selection lines.

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  • Sep
    18
    Interpretive Summary: Butyrate promotes slow-twitch myofiber formation and mitochondrial biogenesis in pigs


    A recent study in the Journal of Animal Science investigated the influence of dietary butyrate supplementation on muscle fiber-type composition and mitochondrial biogenesis of finishing pigs.


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  • Sep
    12
    Interpretive Summary: Research shows calves need one sprint per week to experience increased bone strength


    A recent study published in the Journal of Animal Science has shown that calves only need one sprint per week to experience increased bone strength.

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  • Sep
    12
    ASAS Meeting Deadlines


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    The ASAS office would like to help keep you organized. Take a peek at the upcoming dates for the section meetings.

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  • Sep
    12
    Northeast Section Update


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    Take a peek at whats happening during the 2019 Northeast Section meeting in Hershey, PA.

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  • Sep
    09
    September Highlight on Animal Smart


    Check out the September Highlight on Animal Smart and learn about feeding pigs! Also, don't forget to sign your child/students up to be Jr. Animal Scientists!

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  • Sep
    09
    Interpretive Summary: Using sheep as a digestibility model for cattle


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    A recent article published in Translational Animal Science evaluated the efficacy of using sheep as a digestibility model for cattle.

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  • Sep
    09
    Interpretive Summary: Enhancing the adoption of stockpiling tall fescue and managed grazing


    A recent article in Translational Animal Science investigated ways to cut agricultural costs in the beef industry by utilizing managed grazing and stockpiled forage.

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  • Sep
    09
    New September JAS Now Online


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    A new issue of the Journal of Animal Science is out! Don't forget to take a look at all the new exciting research now published.

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