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


Events

Small Ruminant Conference, 1/3/2014

 

Video


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Parasites 
It’s a common site on Tennessee farmland – a grazing herd of goats or sheep. But for small animal farmers, their herds can sometimes face health risks.


 

Recent Publications

Seasonal Prices for Small Ruminants in Tennessee.  Griffith, A. P., and R. G. Bowling.  2016.  Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, W 360.

The effect of endophyte infected tall fescue and isoflavones on rumen microbial populations and beef cattle production in Tennessee.  Melchior, E. A., J. T. Mulliniks, G. E. Bates, J. Smith, and P. Myer.  2016.  UT Beef and Forage Center Graduate Research and Poster Symposium, UT Beef and Forage Center Annual Research and Recommendation Meeting. Knoxville, TN.

Blackwell’s Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Ruminant. 'Mastitis Equipment'.  Prado, M. E.  2016.  Blackwell’s Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Ruminant..

Competition for antigen between Th1 and Th2 responses determines the timing of the immune response switch during Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis infection in ruminants.  Magombedze, G., S. Eda, and V. V. Ganusov.  2014.  PLoS Computational Biology, 10(1):e1003414. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003414. Epub 2014 Jan 9.

Mathematical modelling of the Th1/Th2 immune response in Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis infection in ruminants.  Magombedze, G., S. Eda, and V. V. Ganusov.  2013.  Annual Meeting of Mycobacterial Diseases in Animals.

Consensus-based reporting standards for diagnostic test accuracy studies for paratuberculosis in ruminants.  Gardner, I. A., Nielsen, S. S., Whittington, R. J., Collins, M. T., Bakker, D., Harris, B., Sreevatsan, S., and S. Eda.  2011.  Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 101:18-34.

Transcriptional down-regulation of interferon tau expression during the peri-implantation period in ruminants.  Sakurai, T, Bai, H, Konno, T, Okuda, K, J. D. Godkin, and Imakawa, K.  2011.  SSRABSTRACTS/2011/029264.

Malignant Catarrhal Fever Viruses in Tennessee Ruminants.  Cissell, R.  2010.  Ph.D. Dissertation, Dept.of Comparative and Experimental Medicine, CVM, UTIA.

Molecular mechanisms associated with conceptus-endometrium interactions during the peri-implantation period in ruminants.  Imakawa, K, Sato, D, Sakurai, T, and Godkin, JD.  2009.  J Mamm Ova Research 26: 98-110.

Molecular mechanisms associated with conceptus-endometrium interactions during the peri-implantation period in ruminants.  Imakawa, K, Sato, D, Sakurai, T, and J. D. Godkin.  2009.  J Mamm Ova Res 26:98-110.

Physical and chemical pretreatment to enhance ruminant digestibility of cotton gin trash.  Ray, S. J., L. O. Pordesimo, M. J. Buschermohle, J. C. Waller, and J. B. Wilkerson.  2002.  Beltwide Cotton Conferences, Atlanta, Georgia, January 8-12.

Physical and chemical pretreatment to enhance in vitro ruminant digestibility of cotton gin trash.  Ray, S. J., L. O. Pordesimo, M. J. Buschermohle, J. C. Waller, and J. B. Wilkerson.  2002.  ASAE Paper No. 02-6057 St. Jospeh, Michigan: ASAE.