Lactating Research


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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 
It’s 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

Mammary gland amino acid flux for lactating dairy cows in response to hyperinsulinemia and dietary protein Bompadre, T. F. L., L. M. Campos, A. Rius, et al.,, and M. D. Hanigan.  2019.  Energy and protein metabolism and nutrition EAAP Scientific Series, Volume 138.

Nutritional strategies to improve utilization of nutrients for production in lactating dairy cows exposed to heat stress.  Kaufman, J. D.  2019.  Ph.D. Dissertation.

Nutritional strategies to improve utilization of nutrients for production in lactating dairy cows exposed to heat stress.  Kaufman, J. D.  2019.  Ph.D. Dissertation.

A postbiotic from Aspergillus oryzae decreased the inflammation response of lactating dairy cows exposed to heat stress.  Kaufman, J. D., H. R. Bailey, et al., and A. Rius.  2019.  American Dairy Science Association National Meeting.

A Postbiotic from Aspergillus oryzae Improves Productive and Inflammatory Responses to Heat Stress in Lactating Holstein Cows.  Kaufman, J. D., H. R. Bailey, et al., and A. Rius.  2019.  International Symposium on Ruminant Physiology.

A postbiotic additive from Aspergillus oryzae decreased body temperature and increased milk production of lactating dairy cows exposed to heat stress.  Kaufman, J. D., H. R. Bailey, et al., and A. Rius.  2019.  American Dairy Science Association National Meeting.

Effects of acute lying and sleep deprivation on the behavior of lactating dairy cows.  Kull, J. A., K. L. Proudfoot, G. M. Pighetti, J. M. Bewley, B. O’Hara, K. Donohue, and P. D. Krawczel.  2019.  PLOS One, 14:e0212823.

Effect of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (n-3 PUFA) supplementation to lactating sows on growth and indicators of stress in the postweaned pig McAfee, J. M., H. G. Kattesh, M. D. Lindemann, B. H. Voy, C. J. Kojima, N. C. Burdick-Sanchez, J. A. Carroll, B. E. Gillespie, and A. M. Saxton.  2019.  Journal of Animal Science, J Anim Sci. 2019 Nov 4;97(11):4453-4463. [Abstract]

Heat-induced hyperthermia impacts the follicular fluid proteome of the periovulatory follicle in lactating dairy cows Rispoli, L. A., J. L. Edwards, K. Pohler, S. Russell, R. I. Somiari, R. R. Payton, and F. N. Schrick.  2019.  PLoS One, PLoS 14(12): e0227095. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0227095.

Impact of heat-induced hyperthermia on certain proteins and cytokines in periovulatory follicle of lactating dairy cows.  Rispoli, L. A., R. R. Payton, C. A. Abbott, K. Pohler, and J. L. Edwards.  2019.  Society for Study of Reproduction Meetings, Abstract-poster presentation at SSR meetings, San Jose, CA.

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, Abstract & poster presentation at ADSA meetings, Knoxville, TN.