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Southern Section convenes in San Antonio

February 8, 2016 – The first of the 2016 ASAS sectional meetings kicked off this weekend in San Antonio, Texas. Yesterday’s program at the 2016 ASAS Southern Section Meeting included an Academic Quadrathlon (AQ) competition and a standing-room-only cow-calf symposium. Read more

2016 Southern Section AQ 1st place Texas A&M

Texas A&M tops Southern Section AQ

February 8, 2016 – Congratulations to the undergraduate team from Texas A&M University! The team took top honors at the Southern Section Academic Quadrathlon, held in conjunction with the 2016 ASAS Southern Section Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas. Winning team members include Sierra Francis, Logan Speck, Erika Wiggs and Madelyn Wilson.

Second place went to Louisiana State University, followed by the University of Arkansas in third place. Hats off to all 10 teams in this year’s competition! Read more

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Meet our Australian interns

February 8, 2016 – ASAS welcomed two communications interns from Australia this month. Please join us in welcoming Holly Webb and Chloe Mitchell!  Read more

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New issue of WAAP newsletter

February 8, 2016 – A new issue of the World Animal Science News, the World Association for Animal Production’s (WAAP) newsletter, is now available. Read about animal science and livestock industry news from around the world.

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Top 10 most downloaded JAS articles of 2015

February 4, 2016 – We have compiled a list of the top 10 most downloaded articles published in the Journal of Animal Science in 2015. The articles are listed by title, followed by the number of full-text downloads in parentheses. What were the most cited articles in 2015? Find out hereRead more »


New JAS section coming soon

February 4, 2016 – A new section is being added to the Journal of Animal Science to allow rapid communication of research considered novel and highly significant to animal science. Read more »


Top 10 most cited JAS articles of 2015

February 4, 2016 – Here is a list of the top 10 most cited articles published in the Journal of Animal Science in 2015. What were the most downloaded articles in 2015? Find out here! Read more »


Global Food Security symposium coming up

February 4, 2016 – The Global Food Security Consortium (GFSC) and the Seed Science Center at Iowa State University (ISU) will welcome experts from around the world to discuss the components necessary for addressing global food and nutrition security in an upcoming symposium entitled “REAL Sustainability.” Read more »