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Its 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

Effect of -hydroxybutyrate on Gene Expression in the Hypothalamus and Pituitary of Sheep.  E. R. Cope, B. H. Voy, M. E. Staton, T. Lane, J. Davitt, and J. T. Mulliniks.  2017.  American Society of Animal Science Annual Conference.

Comparison of plasma and hair cortisol concentrations in hair sheep ewes and lambs in response to weaning with or without fence line contact.  Godfrey, R. W., J. Ruggiero, S. A. Lakos, S. A. Lockwood, and H. G. Kattesh.  2016.  Journal of Animal Science, 94 (E-Suppl. 1):35.

Life skills gained through the Tennessee 4-H sheep skillathon.  Kimes, T. R., C. T. Stripling, C. A. Stephens, and H. D. Loveday.  2016.  Journal of Extension, 4RIB7.

Life Skills Gained Through the 4-H Sheep Skillathon Terra Kimes  2015.  M.S. Thesis.

Presence of transcription factor OCT 4 limits interferon tau expression during the pre-attachment period in sheep.  Kim, M. S., J. D. Godkin, and K. Imakawa.  2013.  Asian-Australian J Anim Sci.

Tennessee Sheep & Lamb Industry Overview.  Menard, R. J., K. L. Jensen, and B. C. English.  2013.  AIM-AG Report.

Tennessee Sheep & Lamb Industry Overview.  Menard, R. J., K. L. Jensen, and B. C. English.  2012.  Agri-Industry Modeling & Analysis Industry Brief October, 2012.

Effects of weaning and syndyphalin-33 on expression of melanocortinergic appetite-regulating genes in swine.  Cooper, T. A., Jenkins, S. J., L. Wojakiewicz, H. G. Kattesh, and C. J. Kojima.  2011.  Domest Anim Endocrinol. 40(3):165-72.

Guidelines for conducting Junior Beef and Sheep Shows in Tennessee.  Neel, J. B.  2011.  UT Extension, University of Tennessee. (Rev.).

Guidelines for Conducting Junior Beef and Sheep Shows in Tennessee.  Neel, J. B.  2010.  UT Extension, University of Tennessee. (Rev.).

Glutathione content and antioxidant enzyme expression in in vivo matured sheep oocytes.  Livingston, T, Rich, K, Mac Kenzie, S, and J. D. Godkin.  2009.  Anim Reprod Sci 116: 265-273.

New Format for Sheep Conference in Cookeville.  Loveday, H. D.  2009.  4-H Ideas. Vol:09-Issue:20.