Fall 2019 Newsletter Available Online
Animal Science Faculty Receive USDA Grant to Study Influences on Bovine Respiratory
A team of Animal Science faculty were recently awarded a $400,000 grant by the USDA National Institute of Food Agriculture to study the respiratory microbiome and metatranscriptome of beef cattle and their influences on bovine respiratory disease.
Michael Looper Receives 2019 Arkansas Cattlemen's Association Producer Education Award
Michael Looper, head of the Department of Animal Science, received the 2019 Arkansas Cattlemen’s Association (ACA) Producer Education Award while attending the annual ACA convention and trade show from August 29-31 in Hot Springs.
Beth Kegley Elected President of American Society of Animal Science
Beth Kegley, a professor in the Department of Animal Science, has been elected president of the American Society of Animal Science.