Dairy farm in upstate NY

Field Note

What are the goals of the NMB curriculum? Olivo: It is important to engage youth in different aspects of agriculture and sustainability. Growing awareness about sustainability among new generations is very relevant to getting them interested in...
  • Animal Science
  • Department of Global Development
  • Agriculture
Joseph McFadden working in a dairy barn with students

News

Four climate-controlled respiration chambers will be built in the Large Animal Research and Teaching Unit to study gas exchange of dairy cattle and other livestock with the goal of reducing emissions.
  • Animal Science
  • Animals
  • Environment
A headshot of Jingyue (Ellie) Duan

Spotlight

Academic focus: My academic focus is in understanding how epigenetics drives embryonic reprogramming, X chromosome dosage compensation, genetic imprinting and heat-induced responses. Research summary: Our research group uses genomics and...
  • Animal Science
  • Animals
  • Genomics

News

  • Lab of Ornithology
  • Animal Science
  • Biological and Environmental Engineering