Collegiate Poultry judging team excels at national contest in April, placing second overall among ten teams competing.
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.
Department of Animal Science will honor Hess at a reception and at the Poultry Science Club's annual Spring Awards Banquet on April 28.
Jonathan Campbell's expertise makes sausage-making safer - by Jeff Mulhollem, writer/editor, Penn State News
Brian A. Egan, instructor of equine science in the Department of Animal Science, was recognized for outstanding advising, mentoring and encouraging students to achieve their best.
Club was first in the nation for Chapter Activities, second for its website and third for its scrapbook; Amy Middleton was named Outstanding Junior.
Six Animal Science students competed in the Dairy Challenge and the Dairy Challenge Academy in Visalia, CA.
Harold W. Harpster, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Animal Science, will be honored during Little I/Dairy Expo Weekend.
R. Michael Hulet, Ph.D., is being recognized for his leadership in agriculture, specifically within the poultry industry.
This year's "Little I" will feature special recognition of champion and reserve showmen, show managers, judging teams and others who have contributed to its success.
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.