Species Information

 

Aquaculture

  • Aquaculture and Aquatic Resources - Department of Forestry and Natural Resources - website on aquaculture production, aquatic nuisance species, economics & marketing, recreational fisheries, and Purdue's Aquaculture Research Lab (ARL). Also links to Aquaculture Extension personnel and publications.
  • Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant - Site has research and educational materials, to empower southern Lake Michigan communities to secure a healthy environment and economy.
     

Beef Cattle

  • The Purdue Beef Center - Site created by the Purdue Beef Team to provide the beef industry with a one-stop web portal to unbiased, third-party beef cattle production educational materials from Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service resources, as well as publications, videos, and links to valuable beef resources from around the country.
  • The Beef Blog - Articles of immediate interest to the beef industry with daily updates.
  • Indiana Beef Cattle Association - Indiana Beef Council and Indiana Beef Cattle Association. Information for consumers, retailers, and educators about the nutritional value of beef, and information for beef and veal producers and allied industry.
  • Indiana Beef Evaluation Program (IBEP) - Indiana's bull test program. Information includes bull test results, information about genetic evaluation and performance, calendar of beef events, and links to breed associations.
  • Purdue University Integrated Resource Management Program (IRM) - The program's objective is to improve the competitiveness of Indiana's beef-forage producers and result in greater eceonomic sustainability of these production-marketing systems.
  • Beef.org - Access to web sites funded by the Cattlemen's Beef Board and the Federation of State Beef Councils, and access to national beef cattle associations and the Beef Learning Center.
  • BeefUSA - The latest news and information from the National Cattlemen's Beef Association.
     

Dairy Cattle

  • The Purdue Dairy Page - Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service resources, web pages, publications and programs related to the dairy industry and milk production.
  • Purdue Dairy Digest - Purdue Dairy Digest is a weekly podcast series, created by Purdue Extension Animal Scientists, designed to be a resource of industry information for dairy farmers and the general public.
  • Indiana State Dairy Association - Information about Dairy Herd Improvement Association tools and programs in Indiana.
  • Indiana Creamery License Division - The mission of the Creamery License Division is to ensure fairness and accuracy in the weighing, sampling and testing of milk and cream purchased in Indiana through the implementation of inspection and educational programs.
  • Indiana Dairy Producers - Organization to represent the interests of all dairy producers in Indiana. Web page features news and educational information of interest to Indiana dairy producers, allied industry and the general public.
  • Indiana Dairy Council - Web site of organization promoting milk and dairy products in Indiana features educational information about milk and dairy product consumption for the general public.
  • The Dairy Practices Council - The Dairy Practices Council publishes educational guidelines for the dairy industry and is a nonprofit organization of education, industry and regulatory personnel concerned with milk quality, sanitation and regultory uniformity.
  • Dairy FARM - Farmers Assuring Responsible Management. Web site features educational information about dairy farm management to promote animal health and well-being and antibiotic residue prevention.
     

Horse

  • The Purdue Horse Page - Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service resources, web pages, publications and links to equine programs at Purdue University.
  • Indiana Horse Council - The Indiana Horse Council, Inc. is a nonprofit corporation dedicated to the well-being of the horse industry. Web site features news, activities and educational information about horses.
     

Poultry

  • The Purdue Poultry Page - Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service resources, web pages, publications, resources and programs related to poultry and egg production.
  • Indiana State Egg Board - Information regarding rules, regulations and guidelines pertaining to production and marketing of eggs.
     

Small Ruminants

  • The Purdue Sheep Page - Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service resources, web pages, publications, resources and programs related to sheep production.
  • Indiana Sheep Association - Web site featuring news, educational information, and links to resources about sheep and wool production in Indiana.
  • Meat Goats at SIPAC - Web site to highlight the cooperative applied reserch activities and extension efforts between Kentucky State University, Purdue University, and the University of Kentucky. It also provides research and education information for goat and sheep producers.
  • The Purdue Dairy Goat Page - Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service resources, web pages, publications, resources and programs related to dairy goat production.
     

Swine

  • The Purdue Pork Page - the Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service web site containing information on all aspects of swine production and management, as well as valuable resources for use in extension and teaching.
  • Sow Gestation Housing Website - Web site to provide access to a number of educational initiatives concerning sow housing issues.
  • Purdue Swine Day Reports - Archive of Purdue swine day reports from 1995 to 2003.
  • Indiana Pork - Web site featuring news, educational information, and links to resources about pork production in Indiana.
  • National Pork Board - Web site featuring news, educational information, and links to resources about pork production in the USA. Includes a link to the Pork Quality Assurance (PQA) certification.
  • National Pork Producers Council - News and information about issues and regulations that affect the pork industry and its producers.
  • Pork Information Gateway (PIG) - PIG is a FREE resource for the US Pork Industry. The PIG Library provides the industry with factsheets, references, and a place to ask questions of swine extension specialists, while PIG Events provide educational learning opportunities for the industry. 
     

Information applicable to all species

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