FVSU serves as site for U.S. Department of Agriculture training session

February 10, 2016 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) will host training exercises at Fort Valley State University Feb. 10-11.

From 8 a.m.until 5 p.m., more than 25 veterinarians and veterinary technicians …

Avian flu training to be held at Fort Valley State University

July 21, 2015 – Avian influenza, a disease that affects birds, could be devastating to Georgia’s poultry industry. To insure the proper disposal of infected chickens and turkeys in the event of an outbreak, the Georgia Department of Agriculture is …

Accreditation renewed for veterinary technology program

June 12, 2015 – Fort Valley State University’s Bachelors of Science degree in veterinary technology recently became re-accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA).

This year’s accrediting process consisted of several steps to include a site visit where accrediting …

FVSU SAFE Center provides shelter for puppies headed to Colorado

June 12, 2015 – Four abandoned puppies escaped certain death courtesy of living space at Fort Valley State University’s State Animal Facility for Emergencies (SAFE) Center.

Dr. George McCommon, director of the SAFE Center, said the Macon-Bibb Animal Shelter was …

For More Information

Eugene A. Amoah, Ph.D., Coordinator of Animal Science Program, Meat Technology Building, Room 143
Office Number: 478-825-6262; 478-825-6818
Fax Number: 478-827-3062

Mrs. Brittany Smith, Clerical Assistant, Department of Agricultural Sciences,
107 Alva Tabor Building
Office Phone Number: 478-825-6262; Fax …