Department News and Updates! September 16, 2011

NEWS AND EVENTS

  • Faculty are incorporating Adobe connect in their courses—see Abbas
  • Fall Quarter starts next week!

OUTREACH

  • Extension programs links at animalscience.ucdavis.edu/extension/index.htm

RESEARCH

  • Grace Berryhill (PhD student in Hovey Lab) received student travel award to attend 8th International Symposium on Milk Genomics & Human Health in Melbourne, Australia 
  • Molly Baerwald & Bernie May coauthors on TaqMan assays for the genetic identification of delta smelt (Hypomesus transpacificus) and wakasagi smelt (Hypomesus nipponensis). Mol Ecol Resour. 2011 Sep

TRAVEL AND TALKS

  • Ermias Kebreab presented in Wales at the 8th International Symposium on Nutrition of Herbivores
  • Joy Mench presented in Glasgow, Scotland at the World’s Poultry Association on Alternative Poultry Production Systems