Research Series 574
Arkansas Animal Science Department Report 2009
Zelpha B. Johnson and D. Wayne Kellogg, editors

 

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Cover
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Front matter
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Associations between Heat Shock Protein 70 Genetic Polymorphisms and Calving Rates of Brahman-Influenced Cows
A. Banks, M. Looper, S. Reiter, L. Starkey, and C. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 10-13
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Polymorphisms in the Regulatory Region of Bovine Cytochrome P450

Kathryn Y. Murphy, Marites Sales, Sara Reiter, Hayden Brown, Jr., Mike Brown, Mike Looper, and Charles F. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 14-17
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Effects of Forage Type and CYP3A28 Genotype on Beef Cow Milk Traits

Melinda J. Larson, Marites Sales, Sara Reiter, Hayden Brown, Jr. , Mike Brown, Mike Looper, and Charles F. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 18-21
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Relationships Between Prolactin Promoter Polymorphisms and Angus Calf Temperament Scores and Fecal Egg counts

A. R. Starnes, A. H. Brown, Jr., Z. B. Johnson, J. G. Powell, J. L. Reynolds, S. T. Reiter, M. L. Looper, and C. F. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 22-24
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Effects of Heat Shock Protein-70 Gene and Forage System on Milk Yield and Composition of Beef Cattle

A. H. Brown, Jr., S. T. Reiter, M. A. Brown, Z. B. Johnson, I. A. Nabhan, M. A. Lamb, A. R. Starnes, and C. F. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 25-28
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Metabolism of Ergot Alkaloids by Steer Liver Cytochrome P450 3A

A.S. Moubarak, S. Nabhan, Z.B. Johnson, M.L. Looper, and C.F. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 29-31
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Evaluation of a Polymorphism in the Prolactin Gene as a Potential Genetic Marker for Mastitis Susceptibility and Milk Production

R.W. Rorie, E.M. Howland and T.D. Lester

Pages 32-34
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A Comparison of Milk Production and Milk Composition Traits for Three Breed Types of Dairy Cattle

D. W. Kellogg, A. H. Brown, Jr., Z. B. Johnson, C. F. Rosenkrans, Jr., and K. S. Anschutz
Pages 35-37
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Impact of Grazing, Stage of Maturity at Harvest and Glycerol Treatment of Wheat Harvested as Silage

M.S. Gadberry, D. Philipp, P. Beck, E. Brown, and J. Hawkins
Pages 38-40
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Productivity of “Tifton-9” Bahiagrass at Different Fertilizer Treatments and Cutting Intervals

C.B. Stewart, P.A. Beck, P.K. Capps, and R. Dollar
Pages 41-43
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Effects of AVAIL on Phosphorus Utilization in the Production of Bermudagrass

B.Stewart, P. Beck, L. Murphy, and M. Beck
Pages 44-45
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Establishment of Clovers in Response to Broadcast vs. No-Till Drill Planting Methods

D. Philipp, K. Coffey, John Jennings, and R. Rhein
Pages 46-48
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Post-Weaning Performance by Spring and Fall-Born Calves Weaned from Full Access, Limited Access, or No Access to ‘Wild-Type’ Endophyte-Infected Tall Fescue Pastures – Year 1

J. Caldwell, K. Coffey, D. Kreider, D. Philipp, D. Hubbell, III, J. Tucker, A. Young,

M. Looper, M. Popp, M. Savin, J. Jennings, and C. Rosenkrans, Jr.

Pages 49-51
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Performance by Spring and Fall-Calving Cows Grazing with Full Access, Limited Access, or No Access to Wild-Type Endophtye-Infected Fescue – 2 year summary

J. Caldwell, K. Coffey, D. Kreider, D. Philipp, D. Hubbell, III, J. Tucker, A. Young,

M. Looper, M. Popp, M. Savin, J. Jennings, and C. Rosenkrans, Jr.

Pages 52-54
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Growth Performance by Weaned Calves Grazing Wheat Pasture Managed Using Various Rotational Grazing Frequencies

D. Hubbell, III, K. Coffey, J. Tucker, T. Hess, J. Caldwell, D. Philipp, and A. Young

Pages 55-56
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Growth Performance by Heifers Grazing Sod-seeded Annual Ryegrass Pastures Fertilized with Nitrogen or Overseeded with Crimson, Ladino, or both Crimson and Ladino Clovers

T. G. Montgomery, K.P. Coffey, D. Philipp, P. B. Francis, J.D. Caldwell, W.A. Whitworth, and A. N. Young
Pages 57-59
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Immune Function Responses of Spring-Born Calves Weaned from Wild-type or Novel-Endophyte Infected Tall Fescue

M.A. Ata1, K.P. Coffey, J.D. Caldwell, A. N. Young, D. Philipp, E. Kegley, G.F. Erf,

D.S. Hubbell, III, and C.F. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 60-62
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300 Day Grazing Demonstration

T. R. Troxel, J. A. Jennings, M. S. Gadberry, B. L. Barham, K. Simon, J. Powell, and D. S. Hubbell, III
Pages 63-68
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Impact of a Starch or Fiber Based Creep Feed and Preconditioning Diet on Calf Growth Performance and Carcass Characteristics

M. S. Gadberry, P. Beck, B. Barham, W. Whitworth, and J. Apple
Pages 69-71
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Arkansas Steer Feedout Program 2007-2008

Brett Barham and Sammy Cline
Pages 72-74
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The Impact of Reducing the Length of the Calving Season

T. R. Troxel and B. L. Barham
Pages 75-76
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Effect of a Low-Sodium, Choline-Based Diluent on Viability of Bovine Sperm Stored at Refrigerator Temperatures

P. A. Delgado, T.D. Lester and R.W. Rorie
Pages 77- 79
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Effectiveness of Zinc, Administered Intra-nasally or Orally to Newly Received Stocker Cattle, Against Bovine Respiratory Disease and Effects on Growth Performance

A. R. Guernsey, E. B. Kegley, J. G. Powell, D. L. Galloway, A. C. White, and S. W. Breeding
Pages 80-84
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Supplemental Trace Minerals from Injection for Shipping-Stressed Cattle

J. T. Richeson, E. B. Kegley, D. L. Galloway, Sr., and J. A. Hornsby
Pages 85-88
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Influence of Body Condition and Forage Type on Endocrine Factors and Calving Rate of Postpartum Beef Cows

M. L. Looper, S. T. Reiter, D. M. Hallford, and C. F. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 89-91
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The Interaction of Claw Lesion Scoring Indexes and Walking Score on Sow Performance in the University of Arkansas Sow Herd over an 18-month Period of Time

C. L. Bradley, J. W. Frank, C. V. Maxwell, Z. B. Johnson, M. E. Wilson, and T. L. Ward
Pages 92-93
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The Effects of Parity, Time, and Claw Location on Different Claw Measurements in the University of Arkansas Sow Herd over an 18-month Period of Time

C. L. Bradley, J. W. Frank, C. V. Maxwell, Z. B. Johnson, M. E. Wilson, and T. L. Ward
Pages 94-100
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Mannanase Addition to Nursery Pig Diets Improves Growth Performance

J. W. Frank, C. V. Maxwell, Z. B. Johnson, and J. H. Lee
Pages 101-105
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Efficacy of Three Porcine Circovirus Vaccination Regimens on Growth Parameters and Circovirus Titers in Nursery and Growing/Finishing Pigs

B. E. Bass, J. W. Frank, Z. B. Johnson, C. V. Maxwell, and P. R. Dubois
Pges 106-109
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How is the Instrumental Color of Meat Measured?

W.N. Tapp, J.W.S. Yancey, and J.K. Apple
Pages 110-116
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Evaluation of Potassium Lactate Incorporated Gelatin Coating as an Antimicrobial Intervention on Microbial Properties of Beef Steaks

F. W. Pohlman, A. H Brown Jr., P. N. Dias, L. M. McKenzie, T. N. Rojas and L. N. Mehall
Pages 117-119
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