July 29, 2015 – Dr. Carey Williams, from Rutgers University, was presented with the Equine Science Award at the Joint Annual Meeting in Orlando, July 12-16. This award recognizes outstanding achievement in the areas of extension, research, teaching or agribusiness in the equine industry. Read more
July 29, 2015 – Dr. Darrh Bullock, Extension Educator at the University of Kentucky, received the Extension Award at the ASAS annual meeting, July 12-16, 2015. This award recognizes those who have made outstanding and noteworthy contributions in animal science extension, whether in initiation and development of programs and projects in animal production or utilizable products of the animals. Read more
July 27, 2015 – Pierce Bennett, a sophomore studying animal science at Kansas State University, is one of the four students chosen to spend the summer in Washington, D.C. as a Science Policy Intern for ASAS. Currently, he interns in the Legislative Affairs department with the North American Meat Institute (NAMI).