Daily Archives: 27 May, 2016

Accommodation for Animal Production 2016

Animal scientists from Australia, New Zealand and around the world will head to Adelaide, South Australia this July. Make sure you have your accommodation booked!

Talking to children about meat production

By Holly Webb, ASAS/ASAP communications intern Animal Production 2016 speaker highlight: Heather Bray Meat consumption preferences are usually established in early childhood, with children at some point learning the origins of the meat they consume. However, little is known about how animal production is discussed within Australian households or how children learn where their meat […]

A history of the Journal of Animal Science

By Holly Webb, ASAS/ASAP communications intern Editor’s Note: Holly Webb, a recent ASAS/ASAP communications intern, compiled a history of the Journal of Animal Science during her 10-week internship. The summary takes you from the Journal’s early roots, through major developments, and into its most recent successes. 

Animal Production 2016 speaker profiles

JoJo Jackson, Jim Rothwell, Darryl D’Souza, Kathryn Davis, Kylie Hewson and Cameron Hall are invited speakers at Animal Production 2016 to be held in Adelaide July 4-7, 2016.

Walk over weigh for predicting calving date

By Chloe Mitchell, ASAS/ASAP communications intern A paper in Animal Production Science has detailed a new automated weighing system that could be used to predict calving date.

Extra social events ticket registration

Animal Production 2016 is planning three networking events that will take place during the three day conference. If you are attending on a day registration or simply wish to invite a guest to any of the three events, you are invited to purchase additional tickets here.

New issues of APS and JAS available online

The latest issues of Animal Production Science and the Journal of Animal Science are now online.

Online registration for Animal Production 2016 closes 20 June

Online registration for Animal Production 2016 closes 20 June 2016!

New issue of WAAP newsletter

May 27, 2016 – A new issue of The World Animal Science News, the World Association for Animal Production’s (WAAP) newsletter, is now available. Read about animal science and livestock industry news from around the world.