September 22, 2017

Iowa State University Animal Science graduate students Brooke Dooley and Carrie Shouse are performing vital research at the ISU dairy farm involving dairy cow nutrition and disease depletion.

Erin Horst
September 14, 2017

Erin Horst, Animal Science PhD student under the direction of Dr.

Melissa Diest
September 14, 2017

At the recent World Veterinary Poultry Association conference in Edinburgh UK,

Julie Jespersen
August 29, 2017

Animal Science Senior, Julie Jespersen, received a $2500 scholarship for winning an essay c

Kale Boysen
August 29, 2017

The Iowa State Fair Sale of Champions Carcass viewing brought around 50 folks in to

August 24, 2017

Iowa State University and the Department of Animal Science will be hosting the 4-H and FFA Livestock Judging contest this weekend.

August 24, 2017

Kale Boysen of Wapello FFA exhibited Grand Champion FFA Market Hog which weighed in at 284lbs and set an all-time record for any species with $54,000, selling for $1,000 more than the record in 2016. Kale will be senior at ISU majoring in Agriculture Studeis and minoring in Agronomy.

August 11, 2017

The 2017 Iowa State Fair is in full swing and fair goers are lining up to milk a cow.  The Dairy Science Club, an animal science club, conducts the 'I milked a cow' exhibit for all 10 days of the fair.

August 11, 2017

Graduate students Danika Miller and Michael Cropp were awarded $10,000.00 scholarships by the Meat Industry Suppliers Alliance Foundation also known as MISA.  They were two of seven students to receive the award. 

July 26, 2017

Animal Science Student, Emily Pratt, and Animal Science Graduate, Zoe Kiefer, talk about their internship and research working in Reicks View Farms hog barns in Lemars, Iowa.

July 26, 2017

AgDiscovery Students Get Hands-on with Animal Science

July 18, 2017

The American Society of Animal Science and the Canadian Society of Animal Science joined forces this year to hold their annual meeting and trade show together in Baltimore, Maryland!  The meeting's focus was Animal Science and Technology:  Ensuring Food Security.  

July 12, 2017
Iowa Swine Day 2017
July 12, 2017
Experiential Learning is Key to 4-H Animal Science Round-Up  
July 12, 2017

The American Dairy Science Association annual meeting took place in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania June 25 - 28th and an Animal Science faculty member and grad student took home an award!

Center of Excellence Banquet
June 28, 2017

Iowa State University represented well at the 2017  Mid

June 22, 2017

The Reciprocal Meat Conference kicked off yesterday at Texas A&M with Iowa State University taking home a

Iowa Sheep and Wool Festival
June 15, 2017

Come join in the fun at the


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