Animal Sciences

Follow these tips for a flawless Fourth of July cookout

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

When it comes to grilling, the stakes don’t get much higher than serving the best steaks on the Fourth of July. Independence Day is the largest grilling holiday of the year in the United States, handily beating out Memorial Day and Labor Day. Enter graduate students Melissa Davis and Emily Ford, meat scientists in-training from…

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Purdue research promotes benefits of ‘tickling’ rats

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 University News Story

Parents often use tickling as a playful way to lighten a child’s mood. In Brianna Gaskill’s Purdue University lab, scientists do the same thing, only with rats.

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National ag education organization honors 11 faculty and students from Purdue

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

Eleven faculty members and students from the Purdue University College of Agriculture have been honored by the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) for outstanding achievements in educational outreach. The Purdue recipients are: NACTA Graduate Student Teacher Award * Emma Allen, graduate teaching assistant, Agricultural Sciences Education and Communication. * Shalyse Iseminger, graduate…

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Canine Welfare Science Forum to offer resources for dog owners and canine professionals

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 University News Story

An upcoming continuing education opportunity at Purdue University will address important aspects of providing a good quality of life for dogs.

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Plaut chosen to lead College of Agriculture

Thursday, May 17th, 2018 University News Story

Karen Plaut is the new Glenn W. Sample Dean of the College of Agriculture at Purdue University.

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Purdue researchers among authors of new farm animal welfare report

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018 University News Story

Five Purdue University researchers were among the authors of a new report examining the scientific, ethical and economic aspects of farm animal welfare.

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Cold spring leaves some livestock producers facing hay shortage

Monday, April 16th, 2018 University News Story

With unusually cold temperatures hindering the growth of cool-season pasture grasses throughout the state, two Purdue Extension specialists are offering management tips to Hoosier livestock producers looking to conserve their dwindling hay supplies.

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Purdue celebrates dedication of new animal sciences complex

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018 University News Story

Purdue University formally dedicated its new $60 million, 123,000-square-foot animal sciences complex during a ceremony Thursday (March 22).

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Purdue celebrates dedication of new animal sciences complex

Friday, March 16th, 2018

Purdue University will formally dedicate its new $60 million, 123,000 square-foot animal sciences complex in a ceremony March 22. The facility boosts the university’s commitment to Indiana’s vital food animal production industry by establishing a center for interactive student learning, advanced research and enhanced Extensionprogramming. “These wonderful state-of-the art classrooms, laboratories, and interactive spaces bring together…

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Purdue celebrates dedication of new animal sciences complex

Friday, March 16th, 2018 University News Story

Purdue University will formally dedicate its new $60 million, 123,000 square-foot animal sciences complex in a ceremony March 22.

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