Aug. 24, 2015 – ASAS has created a new webpage with links to previous meeting abstracts in one spot!
In addition to meeting abstracts, you will also find the programs from previous meetings, as well as the corresponding webpage for previous Joint Annual Meetings, Sectional Meetings, Innovate, and CSAS Annual Meetings.
Webinars from past meetings and conferences are also located at the new webpage.
Aug. 24, 2015 – Today, fat cattle are trading at $1.44/pound and feeder cattle at $2.11/pound. For about a year, cattle prices have been some of the highest ever recorded. And cattle rustlers will do just about anything to get their hands on this chunk of change. Read more
August 20, 2015 – Advancements in technologies, feed and livestock price fluctuations, environment, and many other changes in the agricultural industry affect consumer preferences. According to the latest Food Demand Survey (FooDS) from Oklahoma State University, consumer willingness to pay for all meat products has increased since this time last year. In fact, willingness to pay is at its highest since the survey began in 2013. Read more
Aug. 19, 2015 – Multiple industry, government, and academic experts have been announced as keynote and plenary speakers for the 5th International Symposium on Managing Animal Mortalities, Products, By-Products, & Associated Health Risks: Connecting Research, Regulations and Responses. The Symposium, to be held September 28 – October 1, 2015, will take place at the Lancaster Marriot at Penn Square in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Read more