It is said that turkeys are so stupid that they’ll look up when it rains and drown. Well, they’re not quite that stupid, but pretty darn close. The domesticated turkey will panic at the least little thing.
Great for dinner, but otherwise not very bright
Researchers suggest supplements for dairy cows after giving birth
Higher levels of fat in the liver are often precursors to future health problems in cows.
Smart devices make Animal Sciences classes smarter
Increased class sizes and education costs, and a digitally fluent student body, have helped open doors for education-focused technology. Animal Sciences is among the first at Mizzou to embrace this trend.
MU researcher studies cattle embryonic deaths
Beef herd owners would be shocked to learn they’d lost 25 percent of cow pregnancies in two weeks.
Michael Smith honored with teaching award
For Michael Smith, working at the University of Missouri is all about the students.
App keeps cattle comfortable and profitable
A new product that can help animal farmers reduce billions of dollars in heat-related losses was recently released by the University of Missouri.