Animal Nutrition


Hello everyone! My name is Jacey Smidt and this summer I am interning with our Animal Nutrition - Allied Nutrition Team based out of the Kearney, NE location with Ralston Ripp. I recently graduated from Southeast Community College in Beatrice, NE with degrees in Livestock Management & Production and Ag Business. I grew up on…

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Hello everyone, my name is Ainsley Fischer, and I am one of the Allied Nutrition interns based out the Wray, CO location. I will be a senior at the University of Nebraska- Lincoln majoring in Animal Science, where I also compete on the livestock judging team. Prior to UNL, I attended Northeastern Junior College where…

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Hi! I’m Jacee De Vries and I am spending my summer as an Animal Nutrition Intern with Kinsey Freeman at the Grand Island location. This fall I will be a junior at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. I’m majoring in Animal Science with hopes of continuing my education and pursuing a master’s degree in ruminant nutrition.…

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With only two weeks left of my internship,  I still feel like there is so much more I could do here. I started my summer at the Byron location in the Animal Nutrition division trying to figure out what I wanted to do with my internship to get the best experience possible. I knew coming…

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My name is TJ Schroeder, and I am currently an Animal Nutrition intern at the St. Paul location. This fall I will be a senior at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, majoring in Animal Science. As an Aurora Cooperative intern, I have had the opportunity of seeing many aspects of the agriculture and livestock industry. Going…

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Right from the start, my time at Aurora Cooperative has been a learning experience. We spent the first week at headquarters going through training and learning about the company. People from each division talked about their role in the company and helped us get a feel for what Aurora Cooperative has to offer. Then, I…

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