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Past Events

  1. Mar 29, 2018 through Mar 30, 2018, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

    Spring Dairy Expo Information 2018 Spring Dairy Expo Schedule: Jersey Sale: March 29 @ 12:30 P.M. Holstein Sale: March 29 @ 11:30 A.M.                                                                                         Ayrshire Sale: March 30 @ 11:00 A.M. Milking Shorthorn Sale: March 30 @ 12:30 P.M. Guernsey Sale: March 30 @ 1:30 P.M. Bidding will occur at the Spring Dairy Expo at the Ohio Expo Center and online at Sale Committee:

  2. Mar 22, 2018, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

    Mark your calendars! Join the Animal Welfare and Behavior Club for Food for Thought: An Open Discussion on Food Animal Production on March 22nd! Representatives from different areas and views of the agricultural industry (including sustainable food, livestock production, animal welfare, and animal rights experts), will be coming together to discuss the issues and controversies of food production. There will be a Q+A session with the audience as well.

  3. Mar 22, 2018, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

    On Thursday, March 22nd at 6:30pm in the Animal Science Arena (111N), the OSU Human-Animal Interactions Club​ will be hosting Adam Turpen, the director of SCRAM! Wildlife Control at the Ohio Wildlife Center! SCRAM (Suburban Commercial and Residential Animal Management) is an organization that provides central Ohio with 100% NON-LETHAL solutions to human-wildlife conflicts in the home or business.

  4. Mar 21, 2018 (All day)

    The Livestock Judging Team will be hosting an online sale March 21st on to raise money to offset our travel costs and purchase a van. We have received an assortment of value based items from gracious donors and supporters.

  5. Feb 13, 2018 (All day)

    The Ohio State University, Michigan State University and Purdue University will host The Tri-State Sow Housing Conference on February 13th in Columbus, Ohio. Sow housing is still a very hot topic in the swine industry; it is estimated that only 24% of the US sow herd has transitioned to open pen gestation. However, the transition in housing is only half the battle. Understanding how to care for and manage animals in a group system is just as important.

  6. Jan 31, 2018 (All day)

    The Animal Sciences Hall of Fame Committee is soliciting nominations for the ANIMAL SCIENCES HALL OF FAME. The award will be presented at the Animal Sciences Spring Awards Program. The following criteria need to be considered when making nominations:

  7. Dec 15, 2017, 10:00am - 3:00pm

  8. Dec 7, 2017, 5:00pm - 8:00pm

    Please join us for an evening of food and fun as we introduce you to the new CFAES Center for Human-Animal Interactions Research & Education (CHAIRE). When: 5:00-8:00pm, December 7, 2017 Where: Animal Science Arena, Animal Sciences Building, The Ohio State University, 2029 Fyffe Ct., Columbus, OH 43210

  9. Dec 6, 2017, 9:15am - 11:15am

    The Processed Meats (MEATSCI 4510) class will present its final products on Wednesday, December 6, from 9:10am-11:15am in 117 Animal Science Building, to visitors who want to taste and judge the students' creations. Individuals or teams will produce a variety of meat products, including proper labeling, a Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) safety plan, and a marketing and advertising plan. The course is taught by Dr. Macdonald Wick, Associate Professor.

  10. Oct 6, 2017, 11:30am - 12:30pm

    Fall 2017 OSU Nutrition Program Seminar Series Seminars are on Fridays 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM in Ag Admin 246 and 122 Gerlaugh Hall. For inquiries, contact Dr. Shelia Jacobi ( or Dr. Tonya Orchard (