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Status of distillers grains use shared at AAPA meeting

Dr. Galen Erickson with the University of Nebraska discussed “The current state of use of ethanol byproducts in the U.S.” during an animal feeding and nutrition session at the 2nd Joint Meeting of the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) and the Argentina Association of Animal Production (AAPA), held Oct. 20-22, 2014, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Read more

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Insights on fetal programming

Dr. Joel Caton with North Dakota State University presented “Maternal nutrition and intestinal development in offspring” during an animal feeding and nutrition session at the 2nd Joint Meeting of the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) and the Argentina Association of Animal Production (AAPA), held Oct. 20-22, 2014, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Read more

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Nutrigenomics and beyond

Dr. Juan Loor from the University of Illinois presented at the 2nd Joint Meeting of the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) and the Argentina Association of Animal Production (AAPA). His presentation was entitled “Rumen Protected Methyl-donors and the Genome: Nutrigenomics and Beyond.”

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Immunogenetics: Improving disease resistance genetically

mallardThe 2nd Joint Meeting of the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) and the Argentina Association of Animal Production (Asociación Argentina de Producción Animal i.e., AAPA) convened Monday, October 20, 2014 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

During a plenary session on Monday afternoon, Dr. Bonnie Mallard, professor with the Department of Pathobiology in the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph, Canada, discussed her group’s work on immunogenetics, and how the immune system is genetically regulated. Read more »

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Nutrition: Making an impact on nitrogen losses

Freestall Dairy BarnThe 2nd Joint Meeting of the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) and the Argentina Association of Animal Production (Asociación Argentina de Producción Animal i.e., AAPA) continued Tuesday, October 21, 2014 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Read more »

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The state of beef tenderness

Dr. Jeff Savell, University Distinguished Professor in the Department of Animal Science at Texas A&M University, delivered “The State of North American Beef Tenderness” during a session about the technology of livestock products at the 2nd ASAS/AAPA Joint Meeting. AAPA is the Argentina Association of Animal Production. The joint meeting was held Oct. 20-22 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Read more »

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2nd Joint ASAS-AAPA meeting begins today

The 2nd Joint Meeting of the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) and the Argentina Association of Animal Production (Asociación Argentina de Producción Animal i.e., AAPA) convened Monday, October 20, 2014 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Read more »

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ASAS tours Buenos Aires

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Buenos Aires at night

A delegate of ASAS representatives took in the sights of Buenos Aires, Argentina during a guided tour on Sunday, Oct. 19. Buenos Aires, which means “good air,” has a population of 3 million people. It is the capitol and largest city in Argentina. Read more »