Department of Animal Science

The Department of Animal Science offers teaching, research, and extension programs in animal agriculture and the food system.

Animal Science News

Penn State Poultry Judging Team Places Second in Nation
April 28, 2017
Collegiate Poultry judging team excels at national contest in April, placing second overall among ten teams competing.
Penn State's Annual Quarter Horse Sale April 29
April 19, 2017
The annual sale will be held at the Snider Ag Arena, and features a demonstration of the horses, tours of Penn State's horse barn and the auction.
Dr. Joseph B. Hess Named Poultry Science Distinguished Alumnus
April 12, 2017
Department of Animal Science will honor Hess at a reception and at the Poultry Science Club's annual Spring Awards Banquet on April 28.
Campbell has guided State College-area businesses in creating their own unique salami products.
Professor does it all: researches, communicates findings, designs products
April 11, 2017
Jonathan Campbell's expertise makes sausage-making safer - by Jeff Mulhollem, writer/editor, Penn State News