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Animal Industry Report

Current Report: AS 663 (2017)

Animal Products

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Effect of Irradiation on the Degradation of Nucleotides in Turkey Meat
Xi Feng, Sun Hee Moon, Hyun Yong Lee, and Dong Uk Ahn (ASL R3129)

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Desmin and Peroxiredoxin-2 are Potential Biomarkers for Pork Tenderness
Kelsey Carlson, Kenneth Prusa, Chris Fedler, Ed Steadham, Elisabeth Huff-Lonergan, and Steven Lonergan (ASL R3130)

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Degradation of Filamin in Aged Pork Loins Classified by High and Low Star Probe Values
Amanda C. Outhouse, Kelsey B. Carlson, Chris A. Fedler, Elisabeth Huff-Lonergan, Kenneth J. Prusa, and Steven M. Lonergan (ASL R3131)

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Proteolysis Influences Tenderness of Aged Pork Loins
Kelsey Carlson, Kenneth Prusa, Chris Fedler, Ed Steadham, Amanda Outhouse, Elisabeth Huff-Lonergan, and Steven Lonergan (ASL R3132)

Beef

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Evaluation of Responses to Vaccination of Angus Cattle for Four Viruses that Contribute to Bovine Respiratory Disease Complex
Luke M. Kramer, Mary S. Mayes, Jazmine Brown, Lyle Braun, Eric R. Fritz-Waters, Jamie Williams, Amelia Woolums, Christopher Chase, and James M. Reecy (ASL R3134)

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Corn Silage to Beef Calculator
Garland Dahlke (ASL R3136)

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Influence of Feed Efficiency on Meat Tenderness Attributes of Beef Steers
Christopher Blank, Jason Russell, Steven Lonergan, and Stephanie Hansen (ASL R3137)

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Effects of Concurrent Selection for Residual Feed Intake and Average Daily Gain on Fertility and Longevity in Black Angus Beef Females
Patrick Gunn, Garland Dahlke, Jim Werner, Joe Werner, Clint Werner, and Bonnie Larson (ASL R3139)

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Effects of Eprinomectin on Bull Reproductive Performance
Claire Andresen and Patrick Gunn (ASL R3141)

Dairy

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2016 Fall Dairy Tour (ISUEO and NEIDF)
Jennifer Bentley and Megan Kregel (ASL R3146)

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Start to Farm: New Farmer Learning Network’s Dairy Series
Jennifer Bentley, Hugo Ramirez, Leo Timms, Larry Tranel, Beth Doran, and John Olthoff (ASL R3147)

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Five-Year Summary of Foliar Fungicides for Alfalfa Production
Brian Lang and Kenneth Pecinovsky (ASL R3148)

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Midwest Dairy Day Focuses on Automatic Calf Feeders: Feeding the Next Generation
Jennifer Bentley, Megan Kregel, and Kyra Bellrichard (ASL R3149)

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Tri-State Dairy Youth Expo Hones Judging & CommunicationSkills
Jennifer Bentley and Ron Lenth (ASL R3150)

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Paying it Forward with a Successful Transition Cow Program
Jenn Bentley, Ryan Breuer, Hugo Ramirez, Leo Timms, and Ron Lenth (ASL R3151)

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Feeding Lactating Holstein Dairy Cows Reduced-Fat Dried Distillers Grains with Solubles: Milk Composition and Feed Efficiency
Eric Testroet, Mathew R. O'Neil, Andrew L. Mueller, Donald C. Beitz, and Stephanie Clark (ASL R3152)

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Developing a Heat Stress Model in Dairy Cows Using an Electric Heat Blanket(EHB)
Mohmmad Al-Qaisi, Erin Horst, Sara Kvidera, Johana Mayorga, Carrie Shouse, Samantha Lei, Leo Timms, and Lance Baumgard (ASL R3154)

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Organic Dairy Performance in 2015
Larry Tranel (ASL R3155)

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Pilot Program: Bilingual Training for Care and Management of Dairy Calves
Hugo Ramirez, Jenn Bentley, Ryan Breuer, Kimberly Clark, and Paul J. Kononoff (ASL R3156)

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Feeding Lactating Holstein Dairy Cows Reduced-Fat Dried Distillers Grains with Solubles: Quality of Baby Swiss Cheese
Eric Testroet, Mathew R. O'Neil, Donald C. Beitz, and Stephanie Clark (ASL R3157)

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June Dairy Month Open Houses: Improving Consumer Understanding of Modern Animal Agriculture
Leo Timms, Ryan Breuer, Jenn Bentley, and Megan Kregel (ASL R3161)

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Evidence of Natural Selection Footprints Among Some African Chicken Breeds and Village Ecotypes
Ahmed R. Elbetagy, Francesca Bertolini, Damarius S. Fleming, Angelica Van Goor, Carl .. Schmidt, Susan J. Lamont, and Max F. Rothschild (ASL R3167)

Poultry

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The Effects of Dietary Omega 3 Fatty Acids on Commercial Broiler Behavior from Hatch to Market Weight
Ella Akin, Zoe Kiefer, Amelia Rangel, Isa Ehr, Samaneh Azarpajouh, Elizabeth Bobeck, Anna Johnson, Nicholas Gabler, Kenneth Stalder, and Brian Kerr (ASL R3168)

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The Effects of Dietary Omega 3 Fatty Acids on Commercial Broiler Lameness and Bone Integrity from Hatching to Market
Bruno Evangelista, Alexandra Kastli, Zoe Kiefer, Amelia Rangel, Isa Ehr, Samaneh Azarpajouh, Cheryl Morris, Elizabeth Bobeck, Anna Johnson, Nicholas Gabler, Kenneth Stalder, and Brian Kerr (ASL R3169)

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Genetic Basis of Resistance to Avian Influenza
Wioleta Drobik-Czwarno, Janet Fulton, Jesus Arango, Petek Settar, Anna Wolc, and Jack C. M. Dekkers (ASL R3170)

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Egg Shell Quality Assessment–Do We Need Multiple Records?
Anna Wolc, Jesus Arango, Petek Settar, Neil P. O'Sullivan, and Jack C. M. Dekkers (ASL R3171)

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Effect of Dietary Beta-Glucan on the Performance of Broilers
Sun Hee Moon, Xi Feng, Hyon Yong Lee, Jihee Kim, and Dong Uk Ahn (ASL R3172)

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Single Gene Consistently Associated with Heat Stress Response in Three Distinct Chicken Lines
Xi Lan, John C. F. Hsieh, Carl J. Schmidt, Qing Zhu, and Susan J. Lamont (ASL R3173)

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Exposure to Heat Stress and anImmune Stimulus AffectsGene Expression in Chicken Immune Tissues
Melissa S. Monson, Angelica G. Van Goor, Christopher M. Ashwell, Michael E. Persia, Max F. Rothschild, Carl J. Schmidt, and Susan J. Lamont (ASL R3174)

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Does Gener Impact the Immune Response of Chicks?
Melissa S. Herrmann, Rodrigo A. Gallardo, David A. Bunn, David A. Bunn, Terra R. Kelly, and Jack C. M. Dekkers (ASL R3175)

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Heat Stress Alters Immune Pathways in Liver of Divergent Chicken Lines
Xi Lan, John C. F. Hsieh, Carl J. Schmidt, Qing Zhu, and Susan J. Lamont (ASL R3176)

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Commercial Layer-type Chickens and Newcastle Disease Virus Infection:Toward Genetic Selection of More Resilient Chickens
Kaylee Rowland, Huaijun Zhou, Rodrigo Gallardo, Terra Kelly, Jack Dekkers, and Susan J. Lamont (ASL R3177)

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Different Genetic Resistance Resulted in Distinct Response to Newcastle Disease Virus
Jibin Zhang, Michael G. Kaiser, Melissa S. Herrmann, Rodrigo A. Gallardo, David A. Bunn, Terra R. Kelly, Jack C. M. Dekkers, Huaijun Zhou, and Susan J. Lamont (ASL R3178)

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Cecal Microbiome Characterization for Layers underHeat Stress
John C. F. Hsieh, Nathaniel Barett, Torey Looft, Michael E. Persia, and Susan J. Lamont (ASL R3179)

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Estimating Genetic Parameters for Growth and Response to Infection with La Sota lentogenic Newcastle Disease Virus Strain in Local Chicken Breeds in Ghana and Tanzania
Esinam Nancy Amuzu-Aweh, Boniface Babore Kayang, Amandus Pachificus Muhairwa, Huaijun Zhou, Rodrigo Gallardo, Tara Kelly, Susan J. Lamont, and Jack Dekkers (ASL R3180)

Swine

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Periweaning Failure to Thrive Syndrome (PFTS): Is There a Genetic Component?
Francesca Bertolini, Tianfu Yang, Yanyun Huang, John C. S. Harding, Max F. Rothschild, and Graham S. Plastow (ASL R3183)

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Diet by Genotype Interaction in Yorkshire Pigs Divergently Selected for Feed Efficiency
Emily Mauch, Nick Serão, Jennifer Young, John Patience, Nicholas Gabler, and Jack Dekkers (ASL R3184)

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Impact of Grow-Finish Performance and Carcass Characteristics in Response to an Increased Apparent Health Challenge
Alyssa S. Cornelison, Noel H. Williams, Benjamin Haberl, Locke A. Karriker, and John F. Patience (ASL R3185)

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Immune System Stimulation Increases Nursery Pig Maintenance Energy Requirements
Nichole F. Huntley, C. Martin Nyachoti, and John F. Patience (ASL R3186)

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Evaluation of Iodine Value Product and Dietary Linoleic Acid as a Predictor of Carcass Iodine Value under Commercial Conditions
Trey A. Kellner, Gene G. Gourley, Stephanie Wisdom, and John F. Patience (ASL R3188)

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Determination of SID Tryptophan to Lysine Ratio in Nursery Pigs
Trey Kellner, Stacie A. Gold, Dean Koehler, Lynnea Courtney, Leah Gesing, and John F. Patience (ASL R3189)

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An Enzyme BlendImprovedGrowth Performance in Nursery Pigs
Qingyun Li and John F. Patience (ASL R3191)

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Pigs Can Be Selected forIncreased Natural Resistance to PRRS Without Affecting Overall Economic Value in the Absence ofPRRS
Jenelle Dunkelberger, Pramod K. Mathur, Marcos S. Lopes, Egbert F. Knol, and Jack C. M. Dekkers (ASL R3192)

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The Effect of PRRS Viral Level and Isolate on Tonsil Gene Expression
Qian Dong, Joan Lunney, Elyn Fritz-Waters, Yet Nguyen, Bob Rowland, Andrew Hess, James Reecy, and Jack Dekkers (ASL R3193)

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Effects of Diet and Genetics on Production Traits in Response to Repeated Exposure to Heat Stress in Pigs
Wendy Rauw, Johana Mayorga Lozano, Soi Lei, John Patience, Nicholas Gabler, Steven Lonergan, Jack Dekkers, and Lance Baumgard (ASL R3194)

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Evaluation of Serum Viremia of Pigs with Alternate Genotypes for a Major Gene after Natural PRRSV Infection on a Commercial Farm
Luis Gomez-Raya, Jenelle Dunkelberger, Joan Lunney, Raymond Robert R. Rowland, and Jack Dekkers (ASL R3195)

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Porcine Parainfluenza Virus Type 1 (PPIV-1) in U.S. Swine: Summary of Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Data
Michael Welch, Jie Park, Phillip Gauger, Karen Harmon, Kevin Lin, Pablo Pineyro, and Jianqiang Zhang (ASL R3196)

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The Effect of PRRS Virus Outbreak on Genetic Parameters of Reproductive Performance in Pigs
Austin M. Putz, Clint R. Schwab, Alysta D. Sewell, Nick Serao, Derald Holtkamp, and Jeff Zimmerman (ASL R3197)

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Depiction of Lying Down and Standing up Sequences in Multiparous Sows
Jared Mumm, Joseph Stock, Samaneh Azarpajouh, Amber Howell, Anna K. Johnson, Kenneth J. Stalder, and Julia A. Calderón Díaz (ASL R3198)

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Time Taken for Lame and Non-lame Sows to Stand and Lie
Jared M. Mumm, Joseph Stock, Samaneh Azarpajouh, Chelsey Smith, Cassondra Elliott, Anna K. Johnson, Kenneth J. Stalder, and Julia A. Calderón Díaz (ASL R3199)

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Dynamic Space Requirements of Lame and Non-lame Sows as they Lie and Stand
Jared M. Mumm, Joseph Stock, Samaneh Azarpajouh, Anna K. Johnson, Kenneth J. Stalder, Alejandro Ramirez, and Julia A. Calderón Díaz (ASL R3200)

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Changes in Feet and Leg Joint Angles in Gilts Divergently Selected for Residual Feed Intake during their First Gestation
Joseph D. Stock, Julia A. Calderón Díaz, Jared M. Mumm, Samaneh Azarpajouh, Anna K. Johnson, Jack C. M. Dekkers, and Kenneth J. Stalder (ASL R3201)

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Growth and Carcass Characteristics of Market Pigs Fed Reduced Lysine Diets in Bedded Hoop Barns
Peter Lammers, David Stender, Chris Beedle, and Mark Honeyman (ASL R3202)

Small Ruminants

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ANS 490-A: Ewe Lamb’sTemperament and Effects on Maze Entry, Exit Order and Coping Styles When Exposed to Novel Stimulus
Emily Strong, Samaneh Azarpajouh, Benjamin Drescher, Anna Johnson, and Daniel Morrical (ASL R3182)