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Groups and Facilities


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UT Beef and Forage Center 
Facilitating research and communication to advance the Tennessee Beef and Forage industry.


 

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Little River Facility 
Its long been an issue in farming how can we be productive in agriculture and still protect the environment? UT Ag-Research has a new facility dedicated to that cause.


 

Recent Publications

Thermoregulatory responses of lactating dairy cows to an acute heat stress after a pharmacologically-induced LH surge.  Abbott, C.  2018.  M.S. Thesis.

Thermoregulatory response of lactating Holsteins to an acute heat stress after a pharmacologically-induced LH surge.  Abbott, C. R., A. M. Saxton, B. T. Walker, C. R. Long, L. A. Rispoli, R. R. Payton, R. O. Filho, F. G. Dantas, K. A. Campen, R. Carvalho, K. Pohler, F. N. Schrick, and J. L. Edwards.  2018.  American Dairy Science Association.

An in vivo model to assess the thermoregulatory response of lactating Holsteins to an acute heat stress event occurring after a pharmacologically-induced LH surge Abbott, C. R., A. M. Saxton, L. A. Rispoli, R. R. Payton, K. Pohler, F. N. Schrick, and J. L. Edwards.  2018.  Journal of Thermal Biology, 78:247-256.

Rumen-protected lysine prototype supplementation increased milk production in lactating dairy cows.  Bailey, H. R., J. D. Kaufman, B. Barton, C. Zimmerman, K. Estes, and A. Rius.  2018.  Journal of Dairy Science, Vol 101.

Short Communications: Relationships among temperature-humidity index with rectal, udder surface, and vaginal temperatures in lactating dairy cows experiencing heat stress.  Kaufman, J.D., A. M. Saxton, and A. Rius.  2018.  Journal of Dairy Science, 101, 6424 - 6429.

Lowering rumen-degradable and rumen-undegradable protein improved amino acid metabolism and energy utilization in lactating dairy cows exposed to heat stress Kaufman, J.D., K. Pohler, J. T. Mulliniks, and A. Rius.  2018.  Journal of Dairy Science, 101, 8178 - 8192. [Abstract]

Heat-induced hyperthermia impacts the transcriptome of cumulus and mural granulosa cells in the periovulatory follicle in lactating dairy cows.  Klabnik-Bradford, J. L., R. R. Payton, L. A. Rispoli, K. Pohler, C. R. Abbott, C. Bloomer, L. K. Christenson, M. L. Huff, M. E. Staton, A. M. Saxton, A. M. Saxton, F. N. Schrick, and J. L. Edwards.  2018.  Society for Study of Reproduction.

Short-term stocking, heat stress, or combination on the welfare of lactating dairy cows.  Lee, A., G. M. Pighetti, R. Grant, J. L. Edwards, and P. D. Krawczel.  2018.  American Dairy Science Association.

Measuring the effects of short-term heat stress, overstocking, or combination on welfare of lactating dairy cows.  Lee, A., G. M. Pighetti, R. Grant, J. L. Edwards, and P. D. Krawczel.  2018.  International Society of Applied Ethology.

Evaluating effects of heat stress, stocking density, or combination on the welfare of lactating dairy cows.  Lee, A., G. M. Pighetti, R. Grant, J. L. Edwards, and P. D. Krawczel.  2018.  UT Women in Science Stem Conference.

Measuring the effects of short-term heat stress, overstocking, or combination on welfare of lactating dairy cows.  Lee, A., G. M. Pighetti, R. Grant, J. L. Edwards, and P. D. Krawczel.  2018.  3rd Annual Dairy Cattle Welfare Council Symposium, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA.

Measuring the effects of short-term heat stress, overstocking, or combination on welfare of lactating dairy cows.  Lee, A.R., G. M. Pighetti, R. J. Grant, J. L. Edwards, and P. D. Krawczel.  2018.  Proceedings of the 52nd International Congress of the International Society of Applied Ethology, Page 114 in in Proceedings of the 52nd International Congress of the International Society of Applied Ethology. Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.