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    Dec
    15
    Update on tuition waiver tax


    ASAS has learned that the House-Senate tax package won't include a provision to treat graduate school tuition waivers as taxable income.

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    Dec
    14
    Southern Section pre-conference symposium


    Join us for a pre-conference symposium on Integrated Pest Management during the afternoon of Saturday, February 3.

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    Dec
    14
    Download this advocacy toolkit


    Hear from your fellow society leaders on how your society can develop an advocacy program.

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    Dec
    11
    Final things to remember before the holidays....


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    Before going on holiday, renew your membership, get organized for the 2018 scientific meetings and make one last donation to the ASAS Foundation!

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    Dec
    11
    Western Section Awards and Young Scholar nominations


    Nominations now being accepted for Western Section awards and the Western Section Young Scholar Recognition Program.

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    Dec
    11
    2018 National ASAS award nominations now open


    The Awards Program honors the most significant contributions of our members to Animal Science, Animal Agriculture and to ASAS.

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    Dec
    11
    December JAS now online


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    Check out the Table of Contents of Volume 95, No. 12.

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    Dec
    11
    2018 Midwest Meeting Updates


    Program details for the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Branch of ADSA® and the Midwestern Section of ASAS are nearing completion.

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    Dec
    11
    New issue of TAS now online


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    Read Volume 1, Issue 4, the latest issue of Translational Animal Science.

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    Dec
    07
    Continue to Say No Taxing Grad Student Tuition Waivers


    Please continue to email your senators and representatives!

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    Dec
    07
    Image of the Week for Thursday, December 7


    This image, taken about 1940, illustrates the preferred conformation at that time.

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    Dec
    07
    Cast your vote in the 2018-2019 Southern Section Elections


    All Votes must be cast by Monday, December 11, 2017.

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    Dec
    07
    Groups announce major investment in soil health


    The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research announced a $9.4 million grant to the Soil Health Institute, the Soil Health Partnership and The Nature Conservancy to improve soil health and, ultimately, support positive economic and environmental outcomes for American farmers.

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    Dec
    07
    FFAR awards grants


    Food Marketing Institute Foundation and Animal Agriculture Alliance receive FFAR grants to study consumer understanding and willingness-to-pay for production practices in animal agriculture.

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    Dec
    07
    Science in the news


    Here are a few headlines from the fascinating and functional world of science.

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    Dec
    07
    New study challenges methane emission estimates


    A new study of methane emissions from livestock in the United States has challenged previous top-down estimates.

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    Dec
    04
    ASAS Announces 2021 Louisville Meeting Co-Locating with ADSA


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    The American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) is excited to announce that ASAS has signed all contracts necessary to move forward with a 2021 Meeting in Louisville Kentucky from July 14, 2021 to July 18, 2021.

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    Dec
    04
    Today's Snack and Fact


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    ASAS hosted a Snack & Fact briefing at noon (Eastern) today, December 4, in 1300 Longworth House Office Building in Washington, D.C.

    Guest speakers Dr. Kristen Govoni, University of Connecticut, and Dr. Joel Caton, North Dakota State University, discussed "Developmental programming: What mom eats matters," the theme of the July 2017 issue of Animal Frontiers.

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    Dec
    04
    Translational Animal Science Update


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    TAS: 34 days to acceptance and 59 days to publication!

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    Dec
    04
    Journal of Animal Science Begins Search for Next Editor-in-Chief


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    You are encouraged to submit names of individuals who you feel should be considered for this position, self-nominate for consideration, and/or submit a formal application.

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