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2013 Western Section American Society of Animal Science

Monday, June 17, 2013 - Friday, June 21, 2013
Z_Ag-Bioscience (Plant Bioscience Building)

The MSU Animal and Range Sciences Department will be hosting the 2013 Western Section American Society of Animal Science Annual Meeting, with events beginning on Monday, June 17 and concluding on Friday, June 21. 

The purpose of the Annual Meeting is to "advance animal agriculture research and education in Western North America by providing a forum to develop and communicate scientific and technical knowledge to enhance economic and ecological sustainability."

For a complete program for the meetings go to: 

https://www.asas.org/docs/default-source/jas-files/final-program-book-now-available.pdf?sfvrsn=0

 

Summary of Scheduled of Events
Unless otherwise noted, all events will be held in rooms of the Animal
Bioscience Building (ABB) on the Montana State University Campus.

 

Monday, June 17, 2013
1:30 pm - 7:30 pm AQ Written Exams and Oral Presentations, 134, 136, 138 ABB

Tuesday, June 18, 2013
8:00 am - 12:00 pm AQ Lab Practicum, Bozeman Agriculture Research and Teaching Facility
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Quiz bowl, Common Area, 1st floor, ABB
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Registration, Comfort Inn
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm WSASAS Executive Committee Pre-conference Meeting, 145 ABB

Wednesday, June 19, 2013
7:00 am - 6:00 pm Registration, Museum of the Rockies, Lobby
8:30 am - 5:00 pm Posters should be placed for display in rooms 236 and 238 ABB
8:00 am - 4:00 pm WERA-39/WSASAS Sheep Symposium: Integrating Advanced Concepts into Traditional Practices. This symposium will include invited speakers from around the nation. Museum of Rockies; Hager Auditorium
7:30 am - 5:00 pm Beef Symposium: Sustainable Production and Management Practices of Ranches in Southwestern Montana. This symposium is a tour to ranches in the Gallatin and Madison Valleys and includes invited speakers at each stop. Meet in ABB parking lot.
5:10 pm - 6:25 pm New this Year: Young Scholars Recognition Program, Museum of Rockies; Hager Auditorium
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm Opening Reception, Bobcat Stadium; Stadium Corporate Room

Thursday, June 20, 2013
7:00 am - 12:00 pm Registration, Museum of the Rockies, Lobby
7:30 am - 1:30 pm Graduate Student Paper Competition, Museum of Rockies; Hager Auditorium
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm Registration, 1st floor Commons Area, ABB
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Graduate Student "Snack and Fact", room 134 ABB (following Paper Competition Presentations)
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm WSASAS Committee Meetings, rooms 138, 145, 245, 305
3:00 pm - 4:45 pm Oral Presentations, rooms 136 and 138 ABB
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Poster Presentations, room 236 and 238 ABB
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm Awards Banquet, Copper Spring Ranch Pavilion, Bozeman, MT
9:30 pm Graduate Student Mixer, Pour House, Main St., Bozeman, MT

Friday, June 21, 2013
7:30 am - 9:00 am WSASAS Business Meeting, room 138 ABB
9:00 am - 10:45 am Oral Presentations, rooms 136 and 138 ABB
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Poster Presentations, room 236 and 238 ABB
12:30 pm Meeting Adjourn
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm WSASAS Executive Committee Post-conference Meeting, 145 ABB

For more information go to:
https://www.asas.org/docs/default-source/jas-files/final-program-book-now-available.pdf?sfvrsn=0

For questions regarding this event, please contact:

Animal & Range Sciences
(406) 994-3722
animalrange@montana.edu

Listed as: Conferences Academics