Month: August 2013

BOARD-INVITED REVIEW: Recent advances in management of highly stressed, newly received feedlot cattle

Author: Written by Duff G. C. and M. L. Galyean Journal: Journal of Animal Science: 2007 85: 823-840. Abstract: Morbidity and mortality from bovine respiratory disease (BRD) and associated losses in performance and carcass merit continue to plague the beef

Bovine respiratory disease in feedlot cattle: Phenotypic, environmental, and genetic correlations with growth, carcass, and longissimus muscle palatability traits

Author: Written by Snowder, G. D., L. D. Van Vleck, L. V. Cundiff, G. L. Bennett, M. Koohmaraie and M. E. Dikeman Journal: Journal of Animal Science 2007 85: 1885-1892 Abstract: Bovine respiratory disease (BRD) is the most costly feedlot

Effects of source of supplemental zinc on performance and humoral immunity in beef heifers

Author: Written by Nunnery, G. A., J. T. Vasconcelos, C. H. Parsons, G. B. Salyer, P. J. Defoor, F. R. Valdez, and M. L. Galyean Journal: J. Anim Sci. 2007 85: 2304-2313 Abstract: Two experiments were conducted to evaluate receiving-period

Source of dietary lipid may modify the immune response in stressed feeder cattle

Author: Written by Farran, T. B., C. D. Reinhardt, D. A. Blasi, J. E. Minton, T. H. Elsasser, J. J. Higgins, and J. S. Drouillard Journal: Journal of Animal Science: 2008 86: 1382-1394. Abstract: Five studies were conducted to evaluate

Effects of dietary energy source and level and injection of tilmicosin phosphate on immune function in lipopolysaccharide-challenged beef steers

Author: Written by Reuter, R. R., J. A. Carroll, J. W. Dailey, B. J. Cook, and M. L. Galyean Journal: J. Anim Sci. 2008 86: 1963-1976 Abstract: Twenty-four Angus x Hereford crossbred steers (247 kg BW; SE = 2.4 kg)

Effects of on-arrival versus delayed modified live virus vaccination on health, performance, and serum infectious bovine rhinotracheitis titers of newly received beef calves

Author: Written by Richeson, J. T., P. A. Beck, M. S. Gadberry, S. A. Gunter, T. W. Hess, D. S. Hubbell, III, and C. Jones Journal: Journal of Animal Science: 2008 86: 999-1005. Abstract: Stress commonly associated with weaning, marketing,

Effects of commingling beef calves from different sources and weaning protocols during a forty-two-day receiving period on performance and bovine respiratory disease

Author: Written by Step, D. L., C. R. Krehbiel, H. A. DePra, J. J. Cranston, R. W. Fulton, J. G. Kirkpatrick, D. R. Gill, M. E. Payton, M. A. Montelongo, and A. W. Confer Journal: Journal of Animal Science: 2008

Influence of slice baling on feeding value of alfalfa hay in receiving and finishing diets for feedlot cattle

Author: Written by Loya-Olguin, F., L. AvendaƱo-Reyes, A. M. Encinias, D. A. Walker, N. A. Elam, and S. A. Soto-Navarro Journal: Journal of Animal Science: 2008 86: 2749-2755. Abstract: Three studies were conducted to evaluate the feeding value of slice

The effects of feeding flaxseed during the receiving period on morbidity, mortality, performance, and carcass characteristics of heifers

Author: Written by Quinn, M. J., E. S. Moore, D. U. Thomson, B. E. Depenbusch, M. L. May, J. J. Higgins, J. F. Carter, and J. S. Drouillard Journal: Journal of Animal Science 2008 86: 3054-3061 Abstract: Two experiments were

Effects of long- or short-term exposure to a calf identified as persistently infected with bovine viral diarrhea virus on feedlot performance of freshly weaned, transport-stressed beef heifers

Author: Written by Elam, N. A., D. U. Thomson, and J. F. Gleghorne Journal: Journal of Animal Science 2008 86: 1917-1924 Abstract: A single experiment with a completely randomized design was conducted to evaluate the effects of long- or short-term

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