This is our 8th annual S3 Research Product Show at South Dakota State University. This event is very well attended by life science researchers across campus including the SDSU departments of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences, Biology & Microbiology, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Plant Sciences and Pharmaceutical Sciences. Researchers at SDSU are internationally renowned, providing cutting edge research to fuel economic opportunity. Priority areas include animal health and nutrition, biotechnology, energy independence, sustainability, and stewardship. Most of the research done in the college is within the South Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station, which also includes investigators from the Colleges of Arts & Sciences, Education & Human Sciences, and Engineering.