Animal Industry Report

Article Title

Poultry Science Center

Extension Number

ASL R1932



Summary and Implications

The current ISU Poultry Farm was built in 1963 and is located on South State Street approximately 3 miles southwest of the main campus. It is located on the teaching farm complex that also includes the beef, sheep and swine teaching units. The unit is utilized for teaching and research activities with broilers, layers, turkeys, and other avian species. At least six courses are taught annually at the farm. Four animal science faculty and a number of faculty from other departments in the college of agriculture and from the National Animal Disease Center utilize the birds and farm facilities for their research.

Copyright Holder

Iowa State University