The College of Agricultural Sciences

Animal Sciences


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    9th Annual Legends of Ranching Sale

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    Our 9th Annual Legends of Ranching Performance Horse Sale is fast approaching! Mark your calendars for April 26th, 2014 and don’t miss this great student managed event at the B.W. Pickett arena. There are 62 consigned horses from ranches all across the U.S. and the full sale catalog is online NOW!

  • Spring Branding Banquet 2014

    9th Annual Spring Branding Banquet


    The 2014 Spring Branding Banquet was held at the Fort Collins Hilton on Friday, April 12, 2014 and attracted over 300 attendees. At the banquet, students, alumni, industry partners, parents and supporters of the Department of Animal Sciences at Colorado State University were recognized. Dr. Shawn Archibeque and Mr. Ryan Brooks served as masters of ceremonies, and Dr. Kevin Pond, Head, Department of Animal Sciences welcomed banquet attendees.

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    The “Ram” Livestock Judging Camp

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    This three day judging camp is designed for 4-H and FFA members ages (14-18) who are sincerely interested in improving their livestock evaluation and oral communication skills.

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    Learning by doing

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    At Colorado State University, the student Seedstock Team virtually runs the seedstock program and annual bull sale, which took place on March 22. Seedstock team members Kim Rounds and Caity Prasuhn describe the team’s activities and the genetic emphasis in CSU’s bull program.

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    Little National Western Livestock Show Spring 2014

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    STUDENTS! Want hands-on experience with livestock? Be part of one of the longest standing traditions at CSU. Students train, fit, and show an animal provided by Block and Bridle and compete head-to-head against other students.


About the Department


By instilling excitement, celebration, & memories for a lifetime, students are given the opportunity to fulfill any dream imaginable in the Animal Sciences Industry. Our team was founded on the principal ideas that providing students with hands-on experience & a competitive education we will make the best, even better.