Block and Bridle students assisting at the Pennsylvania Livestock Association food booth at the Farm Show. From left: Mallory Perchinski, White Deer; Alyssa Sheppard, New Derry; and Danielle Sheppard, New Derry, Block and Bridle alum.
January 28, 2014

The Block and Bridle Club begins 2014 by helping the Pennsylvania Livestock Association and preparing for the Little International Expo.

Penn State's Poultry Judging Team, front, from left: Jillian Koren, Corissa Steimling and Amy Mayer; back, Dylan Lape and Coach Phillip Clauer.
December 5, 2013

Penn State's Poultry Judging team placed fourth overall, second in Egg Production and Quality division and fourth in Broiler Selection and Carcass Quality Division.

November 23, 2013

Penn State Extension Dairy Team offers a training program focusing on cropping and feeding management.

October 24, 2013

The Penn State Extension Dairy Team has rescheduled the Middle Managers Conference to March 5, 2014, with the same interactive program.

October 22, 2013

Penn State Extension Dairy and Veterinary Teams offer hands-on training for more effective calf management on dairy farms.

Students and faculty who participated in the September trip to Washington, D.C.
October 22, 2013

Sixteen Animal Science students traveled to Washington, D.C. in September, meeting with Congressional representatives and industry leaders.

October 17, 2013

Block and Bridle Club welcomes new members; will host Calf Sale on October 19.

October 16, 2013

Penn State Extension Dairy Team teaches accounting principles in a series of webinar modules and a hands-on workshop.

September 25, 2013

The Open House will be held October 23-24 at the University Park Campus and will enable prospective students to attend a class, tour the campus and learn to know faculty and students.

September 25, 2013

Extension Dairy Team offers hands-on workshop taught in Spanish to help producers and employees understand the importance of consistent milking practices.

Twenty students and eight faculty from Penn State University's Department of Animal Science visited three farming operations in south central Pennsylvania to learn more about the diversity of Pennsylvania agriculture.
September 10, 2013

Twenty students and eight faculty in the Department of Animal Science were part of the 2013 student industry tour to see first hand several successful agricultural enterprises.

September 9, 2013

Sponsored by the Penn State Extension Dairy Team, the conference will feature a keynote speaker, breakout sessions and a panel discussion.

August 21, 2013

Ohio native Ben Williamson has been named Instructor in the Department of Animal Science; will teach, coach and work with adult and 4-H Extension Animal Science teams.

August 21, 2013

DairyCentsPRO - Producer Version is a mobile app that allows dairy producers to enter farm-specific information and get information on profitability.

Dr. Jud Heinrichs, left, receives the DeLaval Dairy Extension Award from DeLaval representative Mario Lopez.
August 6, 2013

Heinrichs recognized at the American Dairy Science Association Meeting in July for his work with dairy extension.

The Penn State Dairy Science Club
July 25, 2013

The Club won outstanding chapter, was first in club website and second in yearbook. Seven members participated in the national meeting.