Featured Articles

  • Jan
    26
    Kunkle Symposium


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    Check out the Kunkle Symposium at the 2020 ASAS Southern Section Annual Meeting in Chattanooga, TN!

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  • Jan
    26
    SERA 41 Symposium


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    Check out the SERA 41 Symposium at the 2020 ASAS Southern Section Annual Meeting in Chattanooga, TN!

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  • Jan
    26
    CANNED FOOD DRIVE / NATIONAL ASAS PRESIDENT'S RECEPTION


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    Don't forget to join us at Dr. Beth Kegley's Presidential Reception, and bring a canned protein!

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  • Jan
    26
    Don't Miss the Grad Competitions!


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    Check out the graduate student competitions and support our young animal scientists!

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  • Jan
    26
    Thank Our Sponsors!


    Thank you!
    Please take a moment to thank the sponsors of the 2020 ASAS Southern Section Meeting!

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  • Jan
    26
    Download the Southern Section App


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    Here's how to download the 2020 Southern Section Meeting App!

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  • Jan
    23
    Farm Workforce Modernization Act Passes in House


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    The Farm Workforce Modernization Act has passed 260-165 in the House.

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  • Jan
    23
    Agriculture Secretary supports ERS and NIFA relocation, but USDA morale is low


    The “Office of Personnel Management” survey showed a decline in employee engagement at USDA.

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  • Jan
    23
    Call for GAO Report on Relocation of NIFA and ERS


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    Congressional members of the Science, Space, and Technology Committee sent a letter to the Governmental Accountability Office (GAO) pursuing clarity about the cost-benefit analysis used to justify the relocation of two governmental agencies.

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  • Jan
    23
    Oversight of Cell-Cultured Protein Should be Under FSIS


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    Senators Jon Tester (D- MT) and Mike Enzi (R- WY) introduced the Food Safety Modernization for Innovation Technologies Act.

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  • Jan
    23
    Labeling Guideline for Animal Raising Claims Revised


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    The Labeling Guideline on Documentation Needed to Substantiate Animal Raising Claims for Label Submissions was revised.

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  • Jan
    23
    Improving USDA Checkoff Program Transparency


    The Opportunities for Fairness in Farming Act was introduced in the House as a way to reform the USDA checkoff programs.

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  • Jan
    23
    NPPC States Impossible Pork Violates Labeling Law


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    The National Pork Producers Council says Impossible Foods’ new product, Impossible Pork, violates labeling laws.

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  • Jan
    23
    USMCA Approved by House and Senate, Heading to President’s Desk


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    The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) passed in the House and Senate and is now waiting on President Trump’s signature.

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  • Jan
    23
    Addressing Inaccuracies in Agriculture Emissions Reporting


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    Dr. Mitloehner addressed the flaws associated with the FAO emissions reporting.

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  • Jan
    23
    The State of U.S. Science and Engineering 2020 Report Released


    Report Released
    Read more about the report released by The National Science Foundation published on January 15th.

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  • Jan
    23
    January D.C. Update


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    Our D.C. representative, Lowell Randel provides the latest policy news coming out of Washington D.C.

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  • Jan
    20
    Interpretive Summary: Using microencapsulated thymol in weaned pigs


    A recent article published in Translational Animal Science evaluated microencapsulated thymol on its bioavailability in piglet feed.

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  • Jan
    16
    New January Animal Frontiers Online


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    A new issue of Animal Frontiers is out! Make sure to catch up with the featured articles.

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  • Jan
    15
    Interpretive Summary: Metabolic response in steers exposed to dexamethasone


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    A recent article published in Translational Animal Science determined the metabolic response in steers exposed to dexamethasone.

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