Dr. BlantonWelcome to the Department of Animal and Dairy Sciences.

Our Mission

Our faculty are committed to serving the citizens of this state through teaching, research and extension programs. Research and extension centers are located strategically throughout the state. Animal research facilities at the Leveck Animal Research Center, Bearden Dairy Cattle Research Center, Prairie Research Unit, Brown Loam Research Station, and the White Sands Unit give faculty opportunities to investigate the challenges facing the livestock industry.

Our Mission is to provide science-based solutions for animal agriculture through innovative and effective education, research and extension programming. Our Vision is Building the Future of Agriculture.

Contact Us

The department of Animal and Dairy Sciences is housed in the Wise Center located on the south side of campus. If you are interested in animal and dairy sciences and would like to learn more about studying at Mississippi State University, give us a call and schedule a visit.

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