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

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.
Livestock producers, consumers may be affected by cell-cultured meat regulations
January 29, 2019
U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Department of Agriculture will share oversight of the cellular-based meat industry