Get involved in the Canadian Society of Animal Science!
The Canadian Society of Animal Science (CSAS) is a national non-profit organization of persons engaged in extension, production, research, teaching or with a related interest in Livestock or Poultry Industries in Canada. Continue reading
In case you haven’t renewed your CSAS membership, this is a friendly reminder to do so as soon as possible. The great news is that renewing your annual membership is a simple click away. Click here to renew now for the 2017 calendar year. Continue reading
Call for Nominations for CSAS vacant Executive Positions
NOMINATIONS ARE DUE BY April 7, 2017. Continue reading
Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship Position – Forage Agronomy
The Western Beef Development Centre (WBDC) is seeking a Post-Doctoral Researcher in the discipline of Forage Agronomy for a three-year term (2017 to 2020). Continue reading
Philip A. Thacker,
Ph.D. University of Saskatchewan
Phil Thacker was born in Vancouver and received both his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Animal Science from the University of British Columbia. His Ph.D. (1982) was from the University of Alberta on research entitled “The effects of dietary propionate on lipid metabolism in growing swine”. Continue reading
Livestock Care Conference
March 21-22nd 2017, Leduc, Alberta.
For more information on this event please click here. Continue reading
Penny Young, ASAS/ASAP Intern
The bovine tuberculosis (TB) outbreak traced to Jenner, Alberta late last year that set off a massive investigation involving over 60 farming operations finally has an end in sight. Continue reading