Research Series 612
Arkansas Animal Science Department Report 2013
David L. Kreider, editor; Paul Beck, assistant editor

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Cover and front matter
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Beef Production and Management

Effects of lactate dehydrogenase B haplotypes on beef cow production
O. Alaamari, M. Sales, M. Looper, and C. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 11-13
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Effects of castration with or without analgesia on growth performance, hematology, and behavior in neonatal beef cattle
A.C. Brown, J.G. Powell, M.S. Gadberry, E.B. Kegley, J.T. Richeson, J.A. Hornsby, J.L. Reynolds, B.R. Lindsey, R.W. Shofner and Y.V. Thaxton
Pages 14-18
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Intake, digestibility and in situ disappearance of bermudagrass hay diets supplemented with different types of distillers’ grains for lactating cows
K.P. Coffey, A.N. Young, E.B. Kegley, J.A. Hornsby, J. Hollenback, and D. Philipp
Pages 19-21
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Isoflupredone acetate as ancillary therapy for bovine respiratory disease in high-risk stocker calves
C.E. Crews, J.G. Powell, E.B. Kegley, J.L. Reynolds, and J.A. Hornsby
Pages 22-24
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Estrous response and pregnancy rates in beef cows following a 6 or 7 day controlled
internal drug release synchronization protocol
A.J. Davis, R.W. Rorie, J.G. Powell, T.D. Lester, E.A. Backes, and B.R. Lindsey
Pages 25-26
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Influence of growth-promoting implants on development of low weight replacement beef heifers
T.L. Devine, C.F. Rosenkrans, Jr., D. Philipp, D.S. Hubbell, III, E.B. Backes, A.J. Davis,
T.D. Lester, R.W. Rorie, C.L. Orr, R. Rhein, and M.L. Looper
Pages 27-29
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Response of Angus cows and their suckling calves to an injectable trace mineral supplement
M.S. Gadberry and B. Baldridge
Pages 30-32
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Effects of copper oxide bolus administration on productivity and copper status in grazing beef calves supplemented with dried distillers’ grains
J. Hawley, E.B. Kegley, J.M. Bauer, and J.G. Powell
Pages 33-35
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Effects of feed delivery methods for stocker calves grazing bermudagrass on growth
performance, behavior, and labor inputs
E. Mashie, E.B. Kegley, S. Gadberry, A.K. Sexten, J. Powell, J.L. Reynolds, and J.A. Hornsby
Pages 36-40
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Horn fly and sire breed affects on milk production traits of beef cows
A.R. Mays, M.A. Brown and C.F. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 41-46
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Association of genotypes from the promoter region of the bovine prolactin gene with
milk production traits and horn fly resistance of beef cows
A.R. Mays, M.A. Brown and C.F. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 47-49
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Effects of ergot alkaloids on bovine sperm motility
R.J. Page, R.W. Rorie, T.D. Lester, C. Williams, M. Rowe, and C.F. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 50-54
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Clover emergence and biomass production in wooded areas
D. Philipp, J. Jennings, D. Burner, B. McPeake, D. Pote, B. Woolley, and R. Rhein
Pages 55-57
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Effect of hormonal growth implant administration timing on health, performance, and immunity of beef stocker cattle
J. Richeson, P. Beck, D. Hubbell, S. Gadberry, B. Kegley, J. Powell, and F. Prouty
Pages 58-63
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Effect of timing of insemination with sorted semen on subsequent pregnancy rate in postpartum beef cows synchronized with a modified 14-day progesterone protocol
R.W. Rorie, J.G. Powell, T.D. Lester, A.J. Davis, and B.R. Lindsey
Pages 64-66
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Intake, digestibility and ruminal fermentation characteristics of cows limit-fed co-product commodity feeds
W.B. Smith, K.P. Coffey, R.T. Rhein, E.B. Kegley, D. Philipp, J.D. Caldwell and A.N. Young
Pages 67-70
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Production characteristics and blood metabolites of gestating cows limit-fed soybean hulls
W.B. Smith, K.P. Coffey, J.D. Tucker, D.S. Hubbell III , E.B. Kegley, D. Philipp, J.D. Caldwell and A.N. Young
Pages 71-73
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Balking behavior in cattle breed-type prevalence based on coat color and potential carcass implications
M.L. Thomas, Y.V. Thaxton, A.H. Brown Jr., K.E. Pfalzgraf, K.S. Anschutz, and C.F. Rosenkrans Jr.
Pages 74-76
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Population and price differences for Arkansas sale barn marketed calves from 2000 to 2010 due to management influenced phenotype
T.R. Troxel and M.S. Gadberry
Pages 77-80
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Population and price differences for Arkansas sale barn marketed calves from 2000 to 2010 due to genetically influenced phenotype
T.R. Troxel and M.S. Gadberry
Pages 81-87
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Relationships of polymorphisms of lactate dehydrogensase to heifer immune response
C.M. Turner, A.H. Brown Jr., J.G. Powell, F.W. Pohlman, K.S. Anschutz, J.A. Hornsby, J.L. Reynolds, and C.F. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 88-92
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Evaluation of hair shedding scores in relation to maternal traits and productivity in beef cattle
A.L. Williams, A.H. Brown, Jr., J.G. Powell, C.M. Turner, K.S. Anschutz, B.R. Lindsey, R.W. Shofner, and C.F. Rosenkrans, Jr.
Pages 93-98
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Forages and Forage Management

Performance by yearling Katahdin ewes grazing tall fescue pastures using continuous or rotational grazing schemes—2 year summary
E.A. Backes, J.D. Caldwell, B.C. Shanks, K.R. Ness, A.N.V. Stewart, L.S. Wilbers, C.A. Clifford-Rathert, A.K. Wurst, H.A. Swartz, D.L. Kreider, and M.L. Looper
Pages 99-100
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Intake and digestibility of heat-damaged hay by Katahdin ewes
W.B. Smith, K.P. Coffey, E.B. Kegley, J.D. Caldwell, A.N. Young, E.A. Backes, J. Kanani and D. Philipp
Pages 101-104
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Meats and Food Safety

Instrumental color properties of ground beef processed from beef trimmings treated with peroxyacetic acid and/or organic acids
P.N. Dias-Morse, F.W. Pohlman, S.D. Pinidiya and C.L. Coffman
Pages 105-109
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Microbial characteristics of ground beef processed from beef trimmings decontaminated by peroxyacetic acid alone or followed by organic acids interventions
P.N. Dias-Morse, F.W. Pohlman, S.D. Pinidiya, and C.L. Coffman
Pages 110-114
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Beef quality attributes of precooked ground beef patties formulated with mature bull trimmings
J.J. Hollenbeck, J.K. Apple, J.W.S. Yancey, K.N. Kerns, and A.N. Young
Pages 115-119
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Effects of lactic acid enhancement on beef quality attributes of mature bull strip loins
J.J. Hollenbeck, J.K. Apple, J.W.S. Yancey, A.N. Young, C.T. Moon, T.M. Johnson, and D.L. Galloway
Pages 120-122
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