Research

Labratory research

The work our faculty and students do brings people healthy, abundant food, clean water, advances in health care, and a stronger economy. Our work strengthens individuals and communities, and enriches the lives of people in Oregon and beyond.

Our Impacts

Raising Beef on Grass or Grain

Grass-fed or grain-fed seems to be the question driving much of the beef industry. To find the answer, OSU animal scientists have launched a long-term study to see if a beef cow’s ability to put on weight is related to what its paternal ancestors were fed. By comparing calves from grass-fed bulls with calves from bulls raised on grain,...


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