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News article: Two Winners from Animal Sciences in OARDC Scientific Poster Competition

The Department of Animal Sciences had two poster competition winners during the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center's (OARDC) 2017 research conference on April 20. The competition, which drew 83 entries, recognized outstanding research posters by OARDC-supported graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, and research assistants and associates. OARDC is the research arm of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University.

News article: Graduate Students Win at Research Conference

The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) holds an Annual Research Conference in Wooster or Columbus to highlight current research in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and to recognize outstanding researchers in the college. In 2016, two Animal Sciences graduate students placed in the graduate poster competition. Amanda luoma (advised by Dr. Ramesh Selvaraj) won 3rd place in te Masters student poster competition. Christopher Okonkwo (advised by Dr.

Media mention: Optimum vitamin nutrition is at the heart of profitable poultry production

WATTAgNet.com: feat. Dr. Ramesh Selveraj

Event: Seminar: Ashley Markazi and Brooklyn Wagner

An Sci Seminar on Thursday, December 3  at 4:10 Seminar Format – We will have two 10-12 minute platform-type presentations Places – Animal Science Bldg 212 & Gerlaugh 122 First Seminar Speaker – Ashley Markazi, PhD candidate Seminar Title – Protective immunity of biodegradable nanoparticle-based vaccine against an experimental challenge with Salmonella Enteritidis in mice Major Professor – Ramesh Selvaraj Second Seminar Speaker – Brooklyn Wagner, MS Candidate

Event: Seminar: Amanda Luoma and Bethany Denton

An Sci Seminar on Thursday, November 5  at 4:10 Seminar Format – We will have two 10-12 minute platform-type presentations Places – Animal Science Bldg 212 & Gerlaugh 122 First Seminar Speaker – Amanda Luoma, MS candidate Seminar Title – Approach for selection of individual enteric bacteria for competitive exclusion in turkey poults Major Professor – Ramesh Selvaraj Second Seminar Speaker – Bethany Denton, MS Candidate

News article: 11th Annual Bi-State Youth Poultry Clinic

The 11th Annual, Bi-State Youth Poultry Clinic was held at Fisher Auditorium in Wooster on March 28, 2015. In all, 235 Youth, Parents and Advisors signed up for this one day poultry clinic. 

Talks included: Pullets and Hens, Pigeon Breeds, Diseases of Small Flocks, Avian Anatomy/Necropsy, Basics of Poultry Feed, Incubators and Equipment, Market Broilers, Turkeys, Showmanship, Quality Assurance for Poultry, Skillathon, Avian Bowl and several discussion groups.