The College of Agricultural Sciences

Animal Sciences


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    International Livestock Forum


    Colorado State University and the National Western Stock Show have partnered together to bring industry experts to CSU to discuss pertinent topics concerning global livestock and meat production. This year’s tour day will highlight beef production in the U.S., including an in-depth look into a beef processing facility and a large-scale cattle feeding operation. For more information about the Tour Day click here:  Tour Day. The Tour Day application can be found by clicking the “Read More” link below.

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    CSU Horse Judging Team Named Reserve Champions


    The Colorado State University Horse Judging Team recently traveled over 1,300 miles to compete at the 2014 Quarter Horse Congress Horse Judging Contest in Columbus Ohio on Wednesday, October 15th. The All-American Quarter Horse Congress is the largest horse judging contest in the nation and boasted 18 Senior College teams from around the nation.

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    Building Renovations Unveiled

    The Animal Sciences Building at Colorado State University

    Colorado State University’s Department of Animal Sciences unveiled renovations on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. Donors, faculty, and students enjoyed building tours, refreshments, and speeches from individuals such as, Dr. Tony Frank. Building renovations can be seen on the Animal Sciences building page. Along with the event, Dr. Temple Grandin and Dr. Gary Smith both donated $250,000 to begin work on Phase Two. For more information click the “Read More” link or visit the online Source Magazine.

  • Livestock Leader of the Year Award at Colorado State University

    Harold Harper receives Livestock Leader Award

    Livestock Leader of the Year Award at Colorado State University

    Harold Harper, a livestock visionary, was recently honored by CSU’s Department of Animal Sciences as the 2014 Livestock Leader for his exceptional contributions to the sheep and lamb industry.


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.