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Michael Neary

Animal Sciences 

  • Extension Sheep Specialist
CRTN Room 2018
270 S. Russell St.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2041

Area of Expertise: Ruminant Nutrition, Sheep

Education: B.S., University of Nebraska; M.S. and Ph.D., Mississippi State University

Research Program


ANSC 24500 - Applied Animal Management - course website
ANSC 44200 - Sheep Management - course website

Extension Program

News Releases

Lambing School to provide birth-management training - Purdue News, January 2015

Extension specialist: Breeding soundness exams render better lambing, kidding seasons - Purdue News, September 2014

Purdue Extension Lambing School set for Feb. 8 - Purdue News, January 2014

Purdue Extension to offer sheep, goat educational seminars - Purdue News, November 2013

Purdue Lambing School to focus on sheep and goat health, reproduction - Purdue News, February 2013

Purdue Extension goat, sheep workshops to cover parasite control - Purdue News, June 2012

Social media tools reach out to sheep and goat producers - Purdue News, March 2011

Purdue Lambing School to cover critical production phases - Purdue News, January 2011

Goat and sheep management featured in workshop - Purdue News, October 2010

Lambing School offers hands-on training for producers - Purdue News, January 2010

Awards & Honors

(2003) Undergraduate Student Services Award. Dept. of Animal Sciences.

Selected Publications

Bledsoe, L., Buckmaster, D., Camberato, J. J., Creswell, T. C., Krupke, C. H., Johnson, W. G., . . . Wise, K. A. (2015). Forage Field Guide Third Edition. (ID-317), 314.

Bidwell, C. A., Waddell, J. N., Taxis, T. M., Yu, H., Tellam, R. L., Neary, M., & Cockett, N. E. (2014). New insights into polar overdominance in callipyge sheep. Animal Genetics, 45 Suppl 1, 51-61. doi:10.1111/age.12132

Department of Animal Sciences, 270 S Russell Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907 USA, (765) 494-4808

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