Department Highlights

Penn State Animal Science Students Top National Beef Quiz Bowl
March 15, 2013
Penn State team continues a winning tradition, having won the national contest 11 times since 1993.
Penn State Poultry Science Club Gains National Recognition
March 12, 2013
The Club's scrapbook won first place in the scrapbook contest, the club was third in Club of the Year contest, and Corissa Steimling placed first in the undergraduate research poster presentation contest.
"Tools for Teams" Workshop Accepting Registrations
March 1, 2013
Extension Dairy Team is offering a hands-on workshop on March 20 to provide insight for dairy advisory teams to use management tools more effectively.
2013 Meat-In Day to be Held Thursday, March 14
February 26, 2013
Members of Penn State Collegiate Cattlewomen and the Penn State Block and Bridle Club will collaborate on educating students and faculty about the health benefits of animal products.
Best Milking Practices Workshop Offers Training in On-Farm Culturing
February 8, 2013
Penn State Extension Dairy Team has scheduled two workshops to help increase milk quality through collecting and indentifying on-farm cultures.
January 2013 Department Highlights
January 30, 2013
Department personnel in the news: Don Ace, Zachary Stephens, Wendall Landis, Tyler Nishnick, and Dakota Grove
Penn State Quarter Horses Dominate PQHA Futurity
December 6, 2012
The 53rd Annual PQHA Futurity and PA Classic Horse show in August provided a banner day for Penn State's horses and valuable hands-on experiences for Animal Science students.