Meat Judging Team 2016
September 13, 2016

By Dr. Sherrlyn Olsen

Attendees at the ARSBC Workshop
September 13, 2016

Veterinarians, extension educators, producers and students from universities across the US attended the Applied Reproductive Strategies in Beef Cattle workshop  held September 7 and 8 at the Embassy Suites in Des Moines, Iowa.

September 02, 2016

By Dr. Chris Cassady, Livestock Judging Coach

High Individuals and State Winning Jr. Team
September 02, 2016

By Amy Powell

Ronald Skoyen
September 02, 2016

We have a new face joining the Department of Animal Science Dairy Farm as Dair

Dr. Beermann addressing crowd
August 29, 2016

The Champions Animal Meat Carcass Viewing took place on Friday, August 26 at 133 Meat Lab within the Department of Animal Science at Iowa State University.  Exhibitors and their families, buyers,  representatives from the Iowa Foundation for the Advancement of Agriculture, meats judging

August 26, 2016

This last Wednesday, August 24th,  marked the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences new student barbecue.  Students were invited to receive a free meal consisting of  pork burgers, brats, chips and cookies.

August 11, 2016

Department of Animal Science Alum, Dr. Tom Sutherland passes and he is remembered.

Dairy Records Management Logo
August 04, 2016

Providing superior dairy managemen

June 27, 2016

The American Society of Animal Science has named recipients of awards to present at the Joint Annual Meeting July 19 -23 in Salt Lake City, Utah. 

June 24, 2016

The Iowa State University Meat Quiz Bowl Team headed down to San Angelo, Texas this past week to Angelo University for the Reciprocal Meats Conference.   They participated in the Meats Quiz Bowl Contest and T-shirt Auction. The 

June 10, 2016

Retired Department Chair, Dr. Maynard Hogberg, receives the 2016 Saddle and Sirloin Portrait Award.  For more information follow the link here!

Dr. Joe Sebranek
June 01, 2016

The Department of Animal Science has two professors that have been included in the 2016 Class Members list for the Meat Industry Hall of Fame: Dr. Joe Cordray and Dr. Joe Sebranek.  

2016 Brazil Beef Team
May 10, 2016

There are several study abroad opportunities that students can participate in through the Department of Animal Science this year.

Meat Judging 2016
May 09, 2016

In mid-April, the 2016 ISU Meat Judging Team completed their spring competition schedule by competing in the Southeastern Intercollegiate Meat Judging Contest hosted by The Ohio State University – Columbus and the University of Kentucky – Lexington.

Second Mural
April 25, 2016

There is a new piece of artwork in the Jeff and Deb Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center.  The art piece is the second of two murals installed in the main entrance atrium at 2516 Mortenson Road in Ames.  Hansen Center Manager, Marshall Ruble says “The artwork brings a lot of chara

Dogs in Kildee Hall
April 21, 2016

Dogs of all breeds could be heard barking this afternoon in the Farm Bureau Pavilion of Kildee Hall.  They were part of a class, AnS 224 Companion Animal Science that is offered every year in the Spring.  Associate Professor of Animal Science, Dr.

Students and lamb cooking contest
April 15, 2016

Students are testing their culinary skills in AnS429 Senior Sheep Production class.

Dr. Youngs, Sheep Shearing
April 13, 2016

As part of the AnS 229 sheep science class, students are given the opportunity to visit the ISU sheep teaching farm and learn about sheep shearing, skirting fleeces and wool evaluation.  Animal Science Professor, Dr.

April 01, 2016

The Jeff and Deb Hansen Center will be awarded the Impact Award later this year.  The Iowa State University Alumni Association Board of Directors established this award in 2000 to recognize individuals, businesses, organizations, or units whose programs or accomplishments brought broad recog

cattle at cyclone classic
March 21, 2016

The Jeff and Deb Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center hosted the ISU’s Block and Bridle Cyclone Classic and Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity Spring Showdown this past weekend with over 375 head of cattle and 500 people taking part in this annual event.  Exhibitors traveled from all over the

Lesa Vold
March 17, 2016

2015 Professional and Scientific Council CYtation Awards

Student Employee and Students of Distinction
March 10, 2016

Each year, one outstanding student is honored as ISU's Student Employee of the Year.  Selection is based upon reliability, quality of work, initiative, professionalism, interpersonal skills and unique contributions to the employer.


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