Summary and Implications
The Lauren Christian Swine Research Center has a long history of significant contributions to swine research programs in the Animal Science Department at Iowa State University. Researchers in swine breeding and genetics, reproductive physiology, nutrient management, and meat science currently utilize animals housed at the farm. Additional animals are used in departmental teaching and extension activities.
Iowa State University
Baas, Thomas J. and Newton, John R.
"2007 Review—ISU Lauren Christian Swine Research Center, Madrid, Iowa,"
Animal Industry Report:
AS 654, ASL R2376.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/ans_air/vol654/iss1/125