Monthly Archives: June 2016

Animal Production 2016 is next month!

Animal Production 2016 is fast approaching with the conference to be held in Adelaide, South Australia next month. Please join us at the Stamford Grand, Glenelg on 4-7 July 2016.

Monte Carlo simulation: Impact of pathway interventions on pork quality parameters

By Chloe Mitchell, ASAS/ASAP communications intern A paper recently published in Meat Science has outlined a method of estimating the impact of various animal and carcass treatments on pork eating quality, using analyses known as Monte Carlo simulations.

Renew your membership

ASAP invites you to renew your membership or join for the first time. Follow these steps to become a member.

New issues of APS and JAS available online

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

Animal Production 2016 speaker profiles

Heather Bray, Emily Buddle, Joanne Conington and Kate Plush are invited speakers at Animal Production 2016 to be held in Adelaide July 4-7, 2016.

U.S. differentiates lamb flavour

By Holly Webb, ASAS/ASAP communications intern A ‘Growth, Development, Meat Biology and Meat Science Symposium’, was recently hosted by the American Society of Animal Science at its 2016 Midwest Meeting in Des Moines, Iowa.

TSA from Animal Production 2016

For ASAP members who can’t attend Animal Production 2016 or for a recap of the conference, keep an eye out for a special issue of Taking Stock Australia.

ASAP Fellow speaks at ASAS Midwest Meeting

By Chloe Mitchell, ASAS/ASAP communications intern Dr. Frank Dunshea of the University of Melbourne was invited to present the Bentley Lecture at this year’s American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) Midwest Meeting in Des Moines, Iowa.