1. Bonnie Ayars Honored with National Dairy Shrine's Pioneer Award

    Sep 16, 2021

    Congratulations Bonnie!

    Bonnie Ayars was among four recipients for the 2021 outstanding individuals honored with the National Dairy Shrine's Pioneer Award in recognition of their significant contributions to the dairy industry. Bonnie's portrait and accomplishments will be displayed in the National Dairy Shrine's Dairy Hall of Fame and Museum in Ft. Atkinson, Wisconsin. Bonnie is a Dairy Program Specialist in the Department of Animal Sciences since 2006.  

    The other three recipients of the award were Dieter Krieg, Dr. Ric Grummer, and Darrell Pidgeon.

  2. Campbell Joins the OSU Animal Sciences Department

    Sep 2, 2021

    Welcome Dr. Braden Campbell!
  3. Dr. Stephen Boyles Named 2021 National Beef Quality Assurance Educator

    Sep 2, 2021

    Congratulations Steve!

    The National Cattlemen's Beef Association and National Beef Board have named Dr. Stephen Boyles, Professor in the OSU Department of Animal Sciences, as the 2021 National Beef Quality Assurance Educator.  The National BQA Educator Award recognizes an outstanding educator that best demonstrate animal care and handling principles as part of the day-to-day activities. A common trait among all recipients is a strong desire to continually improve BQA on cattle operations while encouraging others to implement the producer education program.

  4. Bello Joins OSU Department of Animal Sciences Faculty

    Sep 1, 2021

    Welcome Dr. Nora Bello!
  5. Yifei (Nicole) Wang Wins First Place in Research Poster Competition at 2021 American Meat Science Association (AMSA) Reciprocal Meat Conference (RMC) in Reno, Nevada

    Aug 24, 2021

    Congratulations to Ph.D. student, Yifei (Nicole) Wang, who won first place in the research poster competition at the American Meat Science Association (AMSA) Reciprocal Meat Conference (RMC) in Reno, Nevada.  Nicole's advisor is Dr. Ben Bohrer in the Department of Animal Sciences.

    The title of Nicole's research poster was "Myoglobin Post-Translational Modifications Influence Fresh Beef Color Stability".

  6. CHAIRE Presents Family-Animal Interaction Day

    Aug 24, 2021

    Please join us for an exciting afternoon of animal interactions and demonstrations featuring the Cat Welfare Association, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, COSI, the Ohio Wildlife Center, agricultural animals from The Ohio State University, and much more! There will be food trucks, educational opportunities, kids' games, and auction items. We invite all families and friends to come enjoy a day of animal-interactions and learn more about CHAIRE! For the safety of our animals and guests, please keep your companion animals at home during this event.

  7. Wilson Joins The Ohio State University's Department of Animal Science

    Aug 12, 2021

    Welcome Dr. Bain Wilson!
  8. Nazmi Joins The Ohio State University Department of Animal Sciences Faculty

    Aug 10, 2021

    Welcome Dr. Ali Nazmi!
  9. Animal Sciences Graduate Students Receives Awards at the 2021 American Dairy Science Association Annual Meeting

    Aug 9, 2021

    The Department of Animal Sciences graduate students received awards at the 2021 American Dairy Science Association (ADSA) Annual Meeting which was held virtually on July 11-14, 2021. 

  10. Dr. Sandra Velleman Recognized as an Expertscape World Expert in Pectoralis Muscles

    Aug 9, 2021

    Expertscape's PubMed-based algorithms placed Dr. Sandra Velleman in the top 0.1% of scholars writing about Pectoralis Muscles over the past 10 years.  They named her as "World Expert".

    Congratulations Dr. Velleman!