Latest News

Latest news from the Department of Animal Science at Penn State.
January 11, 2008

Debbie McAllister, a senior in DAS, excelled as high individual overall at the Eastern National Collegiate Livestock judging contest at Timonium.

December 20, 2007

The 2007 Spring Dinner Dance was held April 20 at the Ramada Inn and Conference Center, State College, PA.

December 8, 2007

Outstanding Alumni and 2007 Distinguished Dairy Science Alumnus

December 7, 2007

Collegiate Horsemen At Penn State, Block and Bridle, and Dairy Science Club

December 6, 2007

Livestock and Dairy achievements

December 5, 2007

Two new Trustee Scholarships of $50,000 each have been established for undergraduate students majoring in animal sciences.

December 4, 2007

Faculty, staff, and student recognitions

December 3, 2007

Theses and dissertations

December 2, 2007

New and departing faculty and staff

December 1, 2007

The Holiday Season is one of excitement – a time for reflection. As I look back at the past year, it is clear that the Department continues to grow and “accelerate”; accelerate in a way where more is being done by faculty, students, and staff. And, what is being done is occurring at a remarkably high level that is being recognized nationally and internationally. Much of this is captured in this issue of Hoofprints.

November 19, 2007

All the information presented in this article is directed to dairy farmers who are classified as “commercial” or “industrial” customers of electricity. If you are classified as a “residential” customer, this article does not apply to you because your price for electricity is based on a flat (or nearly flat) rate of x cents per kWh (kilowatt-hour).