Animal Science, Food & Nutrition Research | Agricultural Sciences

Southern Illinois University

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Research

Research and collaboration form a major part of the SIU experience.

The  Animal Science unit offers interested students the added opportunity of working with experienced faculty on a variety of tier-one research - both basic and applied.

Ongoing research projects include:

Animal Forage Systems and Fescue Toxicosis

Animal Production Systems--Reproduction and Nutrition

Soy Utilization in Food and Feeds as related to Human Health and Animal Production

Enhancement of CLA and Omega-3 fatty acids in Animal Products and their relationship to Human and Equine Health