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

Garrison Named Penn State Animal Science Distinguished Alumnus
March 12, 2019
He will be honored during the Little I/Dairy Expo Weekend, April 5 and 6 at University Park.
Department of Animal Science Faculty Member Named Distinguished Professor
February 14, 2019
Alexander N. Hristov, Ph.D., P.A.S. recognized for his accomplishments in research, teaching and service.
Tara Felix Receives National Recognition
January 30, 2019
Felix is a recipient of the 2018 North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Teaching Award of Merit.
Move Forward Smartly with Manure Application
January 29, 2019
Weather challenges have influenced application; high-risk winter applications require special considerations.