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Fall 2019 Clothing Sale! Thursday, November 21, 2019

On Sale November 11th-21st!

In-person sale: Monday, Nov. 18th-20th, 9:00am-3:00pm at the West Entrance of the Animal Science Complex.

Roy Carlson Biography

Dr. Terry Klopfenstein
2019 Nebraska Farm Bureau Silver Eagle Award Honors Dr. Terry Klopfenstein Pioneer in Beef Nutrition Tuesday, December 10, 2019
DATE: November 6, 2019 
CONTACT: Tina Henderson, vice president communication strategy, (402) 310-0497

LINCOLN, NEB. – Nebraska Farm Bureau has selected Dr. Terry Klopfenstein, Emeritus Professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), as the 2019 recipient of, its highest honor, the Silver Eagle Award. The award will be presented to Klopfenstein on Dec. 10 at the 2019 Nebraska Farm Bureau Annual Convention in Kearney.

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2020 Alumni Reunion Weekend save the date postcard
2020 Alumni Reunion Weekend Friday, April 17, 2020

Please save the date for our annual Alumni & Friends Reunion, April 17 & 18, 2020. On Friday, April 17, we will host the 2020 Block and Bridle Honors Banquet where we will recognize our undergraduate students as well as a Block and Bridle Honoree. On Saturday, April 18, we will celebrate the rich history of our judging programs by recognizing all alumni from teams that competed in years ending with “10” (2010, 2000, 1990, 1980, 1970, 1960, etc). In addition, you’ll be able to meet the members of our 2019 and 2020 judging teams and celebrate their many accomplishments.

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2019 ASGSA Turkey Sales Friday, November 8, 2019
All proceeds benefit the UNL Animal Science Graduate Student Association. Thank you for your support! Orders are due no later than Friday, November 8th.

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(12-14 lb.)

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Boo at the U Thursday, October 31, 2019

Come out and join the Husker Equestrian Team for some Halloween fun! Dress up the little ones for a night of spooky crafts, games, trick-or-treating with the horses, and visiting with other barn animals!

Cost: $3 per child.

Parking: $2 per car.

Located in the Animal Science Horse Barn (3940 Fair Street).

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2020 Block & Bridle Honoree Nominations


The University of Nebraska- Lincoln Block and Bridle Club is requesting nominations for the 86th annual Block and Bridle Honoree. Nominations are encouraged from across the state of Nebraska for an individual who has contributed outstanding leadership and is a vital asset to the Nebraska animal industries.

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Blaine French
Blaine French joins Department of Animal Science Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Blaine French has joined the Department of Animal Science at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln as livestock evaluation and youth education professor of practice.

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Photos of last year's reunion
2019 Alumni & Friends Weekend Friday, March 22, 2019

On Friday April 12th at Nebraska Innovation Campus, we will host our annual Alumni & Friends Reunion.

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Cover page featuring Lianna Walker
Animal Science Nsider - Spring 2019 Edition Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Welcome to the spring 2019 edition of our departmental newsletter, the Animal Science Nsider. We are pleased to share a few of the stories from the many wonderful activities and achievements which have occurred throughout the fall 2018 semester. Our department has a strong and proud history of excellence in teaching, research and extension, and we are striving to become even better in the future.

Animal Science Nsider

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Animal Science Alumni Award Nominations Sought Monday, March 4, 2019

We are seeking nominations for four awards that recognize the outstanding accomplishments of undergraduate and graduate alumni, and contributions individuals have made to the Department through their commitment to the livestock and (or) allied industries.

(New) Young Alumni of Distinction Award: Recognizes the significant accomplishments made by a University of Nebraska-Lincoln Animal Science Alumnus (BS, MS, or PhD) who has graduated in the last 10 years (since May 2009). 

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