News

  1. Foltz Elected to Farm Foundation Board

    Jun 14, 2019

    The Department of Animal Sciences Chair, Dr. John Foltz, was recently elected to the Farm Foundation Board of Directors. Foltz joined the Department as Chair in October 2017. Farm Foundation is an agricultural policy institute cultivating dynamic non-partisan collaboration to meet society's needs for food, fiber, feed and energy. Since 1933, it has connected leaders in farming, business, academia, organizations and government through proactive, rigorous debate and objective issue analysis.

  2. Hemsworth Awarded Member of the Order of Australia

    Jun 14, 2019

    Adjunct Faculty member Dr. Paul Hemsworth was awarded the Member of the Order of Australia for significant services to agricultural and animal welfare.

  3. Weiss Inducted into JDS Club 100

    May 10, 2019

  4. Animal Sciences Students Win Awards at MANRRS Conference

    Apr 11, 2019

    Two Animal Sciences students received awards at the 2019 Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Related Sciences (MANRRS) National Conference. Jenna Parker, first-year student from Piqua, OH, won 2nd place in the Undergraduate Oral Research Div II, with her topic, Not Everything with Wings was Meant to Fly: How Sanitary Products can Impact Women's Health. Amber Cleggett, first-year student with a minor in history from Cleveland, was awarded a John Deere scholarship for excelling in academics, extra-curricular activities, MANRRS and community involvement.

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    Animal Sciences Recognized at CFAES Celebration of Students

    Apr 9, 2019

    The Department of Animal Sciences students, organizations, faculty and staff were recognized in multiple categories at The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) Celebration of Students Program. The celebration was held in the Archie Griffin Ballroom in the Ohio Union on April 4, 2019.

  6. Steve Moff Inducted into Dairy Science Hall of Service

    Apr 8, 2019

    Mr. Steve Moff was inducted into the Dairy Science Hall of Service on April 4, 2019. The event took place during the Celebration of Excellence recognition program hosted by the Department of Animal Sciences. The following is his induction citation.

  7. Dr. Danny Fox Inducted into Animal Science Hall of Fame

    Apr 8, 2019

    Dr. Danny Fox was inducted into the Animal Science Hall of Fame on April 4, 2019. The event took place during the Celebration of Excellence recognition program hosted by the Department of Animal Sciences. The following is his induction citation.

  8. 2019 Celebration of Excellence

    Apr 8, 2019

    The Department of Animal Sciences held the Celebration of Excellence on April 4, 2019 at The Fawcett Center. Highlights included scholarship and ASAS recognition. Additionally, a new tradition, a "Senior Pinning" ceremony, was held honoring all of the graduating seniors in attendance.

  9. CFAES Receives Grant from Monsanto Fund

    Apr 3, 2019

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, OHIO – County farmer Connie Smith, directed $2,500 to The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences through America’s Farmers Grow Communities, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, a philanthropic arm of Bayer.

  10. Department has Five 2019 CFAES Distinguished Seniors

    Mar 20, 2019

    The Department of Animal Sciences is honored to have five of the 25 CFAES Distinguished Seniors. Seniors Anna Garrett, Heather Pechtl, Ariel Taylor, Megan Whalin, and Emily Winson were awarded the honor.

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