Research

Sep 20, 2019

Big Data, Big Ideas: FAI Symposium Addresses Future of Animal Agriculture

The FAI's first International Symposium on Precision Systems and Data Analysis in Animal Agriculture brought data and animal scientists together to showcase technologies that'll help meet the challenge of feeding a growing world population.

Aug 27, 2019

Beckstead Talks Turkey (Diseases, That Is) With Poultry Health Today

An ounce of prevention is worth more than a pound of cure. Robert Beckstead talks disease prevention with Poultry Health Today.

Jul 25, 2019

On the Farm with Kelly Brannan: Alum Supports Research in Salisbury

Kelly Brannan works for NCDA&CS, but she's definitely part of the PDPS family. Read how this two-time alum describes how her work makes research happen.

Jun 24, 2019  |  Research

Gut-sy Research: 2019 AFNC Grants Support Swine, Disease Projects

The AFNC has announced its 2019 grant awards - Matt Koci and Sung Woo Kim will both study animal gut health.

Jun 20, 2019  |  Impact

On The Farm with Joseph Stuckey: ‘Unpretty’ Science, Big Impact

What is the Waste Processing Facility all about? Waste may be in the name, but there's a lot more to it than 'taking out the trash'. Find out all about it as Joseph Stuckey explains his work.

May 29, 2019

On The Farm with Ryan Patterson: Helping Chicken Research Happen

Where the research happens: read about what goes on at the Chicken Education Unit from manager extraordinaire Ryan Patterson.

Mar 21, 2019

Small Spaces, Big Impacts: Isolator Gift Helps Grow Research Program

In 2018, Robert Beckstead's lab could test 8 possible treatments for turkey and chicken diseases. In 2019, they can test close to 350. That's 45X as many tests! How? By going small with isolators.

Feb 22, 2019

Award-Winning Impact: Anderson’s Research Recognized at 2019 IPPE

PDPS professor Ken Anderson has been investigating solutions to a tricky problem - what do to when disease strikes a poultry flock.

Jan 4, 2019

Staff Spotlight: Connecting Food Safety and Microbiology

Mary Mendoza is a Research Specialist in Hosni Hassan's lab, supporting microbiology research that helps keep food safe. She gave us some insights into the lab's work and her own path to NC State.

Dec 19, 2018

Trinidad and Tobago to the Triangle: Adam Redhead to Manage the AFNC

The Prestage Department of Poultry Science (PDPS) recently welcomed Adam Redhead to the department as a Research Project Coordinator. His focus: "Building strong partnerships for a healthier future."