Animal and Avian Sciences Extension Programs

Our mission is to:

  • Support the State's agricultural industry

  • Protect and enhance its valuable natural resources

  • Enhance the development and well being of farm families and individuals

  • Facilitate the transfer of knowledge and technology from the University to the end user

Faculty within the Department of Animal and Avian Sciences accomplish this mission through the discovery, integration, dissemination and application of research-based knowledge in the agricultural, human and life sciences.

ANSC Extension Conferences


Due to many unfortunate events, the MANC Conference has been cancelled.

  • See the full cancellation letter and explanation on the MANC page below: 

The Mid-Atlantic
Nutrition Conference

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The premier educational event for extension specialists in states from the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. 

  • When:
    Tuesday, 5/23 & Wednesday, 5/24, 2023
    1:00PM (Tues.) – 3:00 PM (Wed.)

  • Where:
    The Woodlands Inn and Resort
    1073 Highway 315
    Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702

The Mid-Atlantic