Jeff and Deb Hansen Agriculture Center Director, Marshall Ruble, is an Executive Committee member of the Iowa Simmental Association which hosted the American Junior Simmental National Classic at the Iowa State Fair grounds July 9 -15th.
The 11th Annual NSIP Sale will take place on Saturday, July 23 at 1pm at the Clay County Fairgrounds in Spencer, Iowa. Iowa State University will sell 6 purebred Hampshire sheep; 3 individuals and a pen of 3.
This summer, Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center (HASLC) is holding a storage event that will cater to the needs of Iowa State University students during the transition from summer to fall housing.
This weekend, Saturday, July 9 the 2016 American Junior Simmental Association National Classic Denim and Diamonds event is taking place in Des Moines at the Iowa State Fairgrounds. The event runs from Saturday, July 9 to Friday, July 15.
Producers from all over the country attended the 5th Annual Io
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.
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
Exhibitor is preparing the calf for exhibit
Animal Science Professor, Dr. Curtis Youngs, attended the Borlaug Conference in early June. See the full story here.
Former Department of Animal Science Chair, Dr. Maynard Hogberg, receives the 2016 John B. Swisher Leadership Award on June 8, 2016 at the World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa.
Retired Department Chair, Dr. Maynard Hogberg, receives the 2016 Saddle and Sirloin Portrait Award. For more information follow the link here!
Iowa State University along with Purina and Dow AgroSciences is offering a professional horseman’s field day on Monday, June 20 from 2-7pm. The event is to benefit the serious horse breeder looking to gain optimum nutrition for broodmares and growing horses. Registration begins at 2pm
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.
June Dairy Month
Dogs are everywhere at the Jeff and Deb Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center this weekend. The Cyclone Country Kennel Club of Ames is hosting a dog agility trial today, Saturday and Sunday.
Friday, May 20, the Iowa State University Inspiration Awards and Annual Reception was held at the ISU Alumni Center. The faculty-staff recipients included Larry Ebbers, William Edwards, Debra Gibson, Garry Greenlee, Thomas Hill, Robert Jolly and our own Animal Science faculty member –
That is what students are making in Dr. Rodrigo Tarté’s class, Animal Science 460/560 (Processed Meats). Dr.
Targeting Excellence just announced that they have awarded $123,000 in combined scholarships to 58 students from Iowa, Minnesota, North Carolina and Pennsylvania.
There are several study abroad opportunities that students can participate in through the Department of Animal Science this year.
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.
Friday, April 29th the Department of Animal Science hosted a Graduate Student Scholarships and Awards Ceremony in the Ensminger room at 1204 Kildee Hall.