Club places first for third year in a row; also first in scrapbook competition. Matthew Hackenberg was second in Student of the Year contest.
The 12 Days 'Til Christmas Sale grossed $62,350 on 15 live lots and three embryo lots.
Sale will be held Tuesday, December 13; open house to view cattle is Sunday, December 11.
Joining teams from eleven northeastern U.S. colleges and two Canadian universities, five Penn State animal science majors competed at SUNY Cobleskill.
For the second year in a row, Penn State's poultry judging team topped the national poultry judging contest, with ten universities participating.
Dr. Chris Canale will be honored at a Department of Animal Science ceremony on Friday, November 11.
Graduate Students Michael Harper and Amy Mayer received competitive grants through USDA's Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program.
Teri Antilley, Ph.D., will be Senior Instructor of Equine Science and Equine Extension Specialist
For the fourth consecutive year, Penn State's Dairy Science Club was named Outstanding Chapter at the ADSA Student Affiliate Division Annual Meetings in Utah.
Kevin Harvatine, Ph.D., received the 2016 Cargill Animal Nutrition Young Scientist Award at the ASAS/ADSA joint annual meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Robb Meinen and Randy Swope Recognized by the College of Agricultural Sciences.
R. Michael Hulet has been selected as a Fellow of the Poultry Science Association; recognized during its 105th annual meeting.
Swinker was presented the American Horse Council's (AHC) Van Ness Award during the organization's annual meeting in Washington, DC on June 13.
Seven Department of Animal Science students participated in the three-day North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge and Dairy Academy at Syracuse, NY.
Ag Student Council recognized outstanding performances by students and clubs throughout the College of Agricultural Sciences.
Weaver, former Head of the Department of Poultry Science, will be honored by Penn State's Department of Animal Science on April 29 at a reception.
Kansas State University Professor will be honored during the Little I/Dairy Expo weekend in April.
Hattie Henderson, New Florence, Westmoreland County, is recognized by Farm Credit 100 Fresh Perspectives search.
The Manure Expo, co-chaired by Senior Extension Specialist Robb Meinen and Franklin County's Jennifer Bratthauar, will be recognized for its environmental innovation.
Elizabeth Palmer learned a lot about livestock and cattle through her internship with the United States Meat Animal Research Center in Clay Center, Nebraska.