Upcoming Events

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 12:10pm

Logan Johnson

"Exploring peroxiredoxin’s relationship to meat quality"

Friday, February 28, 2020 - 1:10pm

Jim Kaufman, PhD, Professor of Immunology
University of Edinburgh, Institute of Immunology and Infection Research
and Visiting Researcher, Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge

“Generalists & specialists: a new view of how MHC molecules respond to disease”

Friday, February 28, 2020 - 3:00pm

Tom Spencer

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 12:10pm

Beth Zuber

"Early postmortem metabolism and its relationship with ultimate pH in pork"

 

Friday, March 6, 2020 - 1:10pm

William Taylor, Master’s Student
Iowa State University, Department of Animal Science, Laboratory of Dr. Kenneth Stalder

"Utilizing digital images to evaluate accuracy and repeatability of body condition score in cull sows"

Friday, March 6, 2020 - 3:00pm
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 12:10pm

Dr. Chris Calkins
Professor, University of Nebraska

"Bringing Science to the Art of Dry-Aged Beef"

Friday, March 13, 2020 - 1:10pm

Ryan Jeon, PhD Candidate
Iowa State University, Department of Animal Science, Laboratory of Dr. Jack Dekkers

"Proliferation of blood mononuclear cells in young, healthy piglets after mitogen stimulation, as a possible indicator of disease resilience in pigs"

Friday, March 13, 2020 - 3:00pm

Dr. Jim Dickson

"The past is never dead. It’s not even past"

 

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 12:01am to Friday, March 20, 2020 - 11:59pm

Spring Break, classes recessed

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 1:10pm

Austin M. Putz, PhD, Affiliate Assistant Professor
Iowa State University Department of Aimal Science and Geneticist, Hypor (Hendrix Genetics)

“Current research in Hypor and Hendrix Genetics”

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 3:00pm

Karen Schwartzkopf-Genswein

"Beef cattle welfare during transport: Research and regulations"

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 12:10pm

Matt Schulte

"Can nutritional practices impact beef quality characteristics?"

 

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 1:10pm

Grace Moellerm, Master’s Student
Iowa State University, Department of Animal Science, Laboratory of Dr. Kenneth Stalder

“Estimating the repeatability and reproducibility of subjectively evaluated conformational traits in replacement gilts”

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 3:00pm

Todd Callaway

"Is the microbiome the answer to all nutritional questions"

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 1:10pm

Liviu Radu Totir, PhD, Biostatistics Lead and Corteva Dinstinguished Fellow
Corteva Agriscience, Johnston

"Digital engineering of seed products at Corteva Agriscience"

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 3:00pm

Data Blitz

 

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 12:10pm

Katherine Hochmuth

"The effects of supplemental zinc and ractopamine hydrochloride on the Longissimus dorsi phosphoproteome of finishing beef steers"

 

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 1:10pm

Dr. Susan J Lamont, PhD, Charles F. Curtiss Distinguished Professor
Iowa State University Department of Animal Science

"A bird’s-eye view of a career in avian immunogenetics"

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 3:00pm

Tim Smith

"The history and future of genomics applied to livestock"

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 12:10pm

Nicole Kibler

"Role of novel bigels for fat replacement in meat products"

 

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 1:10pm

Marcie Christianson, PhD Candidate
Iowa State University, Department of Animal Science, Laboratory of Dr. Kenneth Stalder

"The effects of parity, breed, and teat location on colostrum composition, ADG. and mortality"

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 3:00pm

Mindy Brashears, USDA

 

Friday, May 1, 2020 - 1:10pm

Leticia Sanglard, PhD Candidate
Iowa State University, Department of Animal Science, Laboratory of Dr. Nick Serão

“Use of antibody response to common infectious diseases as an indicator for reproductive performance in commercial sows”

Friday, May 1, 2020 - 3:00pm

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