Animal Sciences and Industry

Kansas State University
232 Weber Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-8028


785-532-7059 fax


Welcome to ASI!

Message from the Department Head

Welcome to the Department of Animal Sciences and Industry website! Established in 1863, Kansas State University is the nation's first land-grant institution. The first department dedicated to teaching animal agriculture was the Farming Department. In 1905 the Animal Husbandry Department was formed. In 1977 our name officially changed to Animal Sciences and Industry (ASI). Read More

Dr. Miles McKee and Animal Sciences & Industry at the Museum of Wonder


Upcoming Events

KSU Swine Profitability Conference
February 3, 2015 

2015 ASI Quadrathlon

Feb. 16, 17 at 6:00 p.m., Weber Hall

Feb. 19 at 6:00 p.m., Alumni Center

Cattlemen's Day
March 6, 2015
Weber Hall

150th K-State
Department of
Animal Sciences & Industry


ASI Mural



Building the Legacy Book

Building the Legacy - A History of the Kansas State University Department of Animals Sciences & Industry

Written by Dr. Miles McKee

For ordering information contact: Darla Thomas at


Call Hall Dairy Bar Lunch Menu

ASI Department Newsletter