News

  1. 2020 Animal Sciences Student Celebration of Excellence

    May 3, 2020

    The Department of Animal Sciences hosted a virtual Student Celebration of Excellence on April 28, 2020 to honor the achievements of undergraduate seniors and graduate students.

  2. Dedication to Dr. James Kinder

    Apr 20, 2020

    During the sesquicentennial year (150 years), the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences has dedicated the 2020 Celebration of Students Program to Dr. James Kinder.

  3. Congratulations to the Department of Animal Sciences Outstanding Students Recognized by the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences!

    Apr 19, 2020

    The Department of Animal Sciences had five of the 25 Distinguished Seniors recognized in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. This award is given to those seniors who excel in academics and scholarship, research and innovation, service and involvement, and influence and leadership. The seniors recognized were:

  4. Successful 2020 ASAS-ADSA Midwest Annual Meeting for Department

    Mar 5, 2020

    Department of Animal Sciences alumni and current graduate students received awards at the 2020 American Society of Animal Sciences (ASAS)-American Dairy Science Association (ADSA) Midwest Annual Meeting. The meeting was held March 2-4 in Omaha, NE. Animal Sciences Professor, Dr. Steven Moeller, is serving as President of the ASAS Midwest Section for 2019-2020 and played an important role in the planning and execution of the meeting.

    2020 Award Winners

  5. Krauss Dairy Recognized for Quality Milk Production

    Feb 20, 2020

    OARDC/Krauss Dairy Center was recognized by the National Mastitis Council for quality milk production at its January 31st, 2020 Awards Luncheon, held in conjunction with the NMC 59th Annual Meeting in Orlando. Krauss was recognized as a Gold NDQA (National Dairy Quality Award) Winner. Krauss Dairy was one of only 38 dairy operations recognized at either the Platinum, Gold or Silver level. Farms were nominated by professionals, such as dairy plant field staff, veterinarians, Extension specialists and dairy herd improvement supervisors, who serve the dairy industry.

  6. Chasser Earns Highest Score in Presentation

    Feb 11, 2020

    PhD student Kaylin Chasser earned the highest score in oral presentations at the Southern Conference on Avian Diseases. The conference is part of The International Poultry Scientific Forum.

    Chasser's presentation was titled: "Effect of day of hatch inoculation with Gram-negative bacteria on gastrointestinal inflammation." Dr. Lisa Bielke, assistant professor, supervised the research.

  7. Sheep Team Wins Extension Teaching Award

    Jan 29, 2020

    Christine Gelley, OSU extension ANR, Noble County:

  8. Autumn 2019 Dean's List

    Jan 23, 2020

    The Department of Animal Sciences had 181 students on the Dean's List for autumn 2019. Of those, 33 had a 4.0 GPA during the semester. Students completing a minimum of 12 graded credit hours with a GPA of 3.5 or higher for any given term will be named to the Dean's List for that term in the college in which they are enrolled. Courses graded satisfactory/unsatisfactory (S/U) or pass/non-pass (PA/NP) do not count toward the minimum 12 graded hours, and a grade of U, E, EN, or NP will disqualify you from making the Dean's List, even if you meet the 3.5 criteria.

  9. Graduate Student and Alumni to be Honored at ASAS/ADSA Midwest

    Jan 21, 2020

    Current OSU Nutrition PhD candidate Alex Tebbe ('17, MS in Animal Sciences), recent graduate Dr. Jerad Jaborek ('19, PhD in Animal Sciences) and alumnus Dr. Bo Harstine ('11, MS in Animal Sciences and '13, PhD in Animal Sciences) will be honored at the 2020 American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) & American Dairy Science Association (ADSA) Midwest Meeting.

  10. Ayars Featured in New Book Discussing Women in the Dairy Industry

    Jan 8, 2020

    Dairy Program Specialist and Dairy Judging Team Coach Bonnie Ayars has been featured in a chapter in the book, "The Land of Milk & Money: Lessons Learned & Business Earned from Women in Dairy." In the chapter devoted to Ayars, she discusses lessons learned growing up on a dairy farm, working as part of the Ayars Family Farm, and her role as a dairy educator. 

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