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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: METHODS FOR IMPROVING FEED EVALUATION FOR USE IN ENHANCING LACTATING DAIRY COW EFFICIENCY AND NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Dietary starch source and protein degradability in diets containing sucrose: effects on ruminal measures and proposed mechanism for degradable protein effects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, M. 2013. Dietary starch source and protein degradability in diets containing sucrose: effects on ruminal measures and proposed mechanism for degradable protein effects. Journal of Dairy Science. 96:7093-7109.
Efficacy of reducing sugar and phenol-sulfuric acid assays for analysis of soluble carbohydrates in feedstuffs     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, M. 2013. Efficacy of reducing sugar and phenol-sulfuric acid assays for analysis of soluble carbohydrates in feedstuffs. Animal Feed Science and Technology. 185:94-100.
Effects of feeding lauric acid on ruminal protozoa numbers, fermentation, and digestion and on milk production in dairy cows     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Faciola, A.P., Broderick, G.A. 2013. Effects of feeding lauric acid on ruminal protozoa numbers, fermentation, and digestion and on milk production in dairy cows. Journal of Animal Science. 91:2243-2253.
Feeding cows during drought: forage substitute and by-product feeding - (Proceedings)
Hall, M., Chase, L.E. 2012. Feeding cows during drought: forage substitute and by-product feeding. In: Proceedings of Cornell 2012 Feed Dealers Seminars, October 29, 2012, Cortland, New York and Oneonta, New York; October 30, 2012, Ballston Spa, New York and Chazy, New York; October 31, 2012, Watertown, New York; November 1, 2012, Canandaigua, New York; November 2, 2012, Varysburg, New York. p. 62-66.
Effects of lauric acid on ruminal protozoal numbers and fermentation pattern and milk production in lactating dairy cows     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Faciola, A.P., Broderick, G.A., Hristov, A., Leao, M.I. 2013. Effects of lauric acid on ruminal protozoal numbers and fermentation pattern and milk production in lactating dairy cows. Journal of Animal Science. 91:363-373.
Replacing alfalfa or red clover silage with birdsfoot trefoil silage in total mixed rations increases production of lactating dairy cows     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hymes Fecht, U.C., Broderick, G.A., Muck, R.E., Grabber, J.H. 2013. Replacing alfalfa or red clover silage with birdsfoot trefoil silage in total mixed rations increases production of lactating dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 96(1):460-469.
Effect of replacing dietary lucerne silage with birdsfoot trefoil silage containing different levels of condensed tannin on production of lactating dairy cattle - (Abstract Only)
(06-May-12)
A ring test of in vitro neutral detergent fiber digestibility: Analytical variability and sample ranking     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, M., Mertens, D.R. 2012. A ring test of in vitro neutral detergent fiber digestibility: Analytical variability and sample ranking. Journal of Dairy Science. 95(4):1992-2003.
Effects of alfalfa silage storage structure and roasting corn on ruminal digestion and microbial CP synthesis in lactating dairy cows     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Krizsan, S.J., Broderick, G.A., Promkot, C., Colombini, S. 2012. Effects of alfalfa silage storage structure and roasting corn on ruminal digestion and microbial CP synthesis in lactating dairy cows. Animal. 6:624-632.
The glucose oxidase-peroxidase assay for glucose - (Book / Chapter)
Hall, M. 2012. The glucose oxidase-peroxidase assay for glucose. In: Preedy, V.R., editor. Dietary Sugars: Chemistry Analysis, Function and Effects. Cambridge, United Kingdom: RSC Publishing. Chapter 20, p. 340-357.
Isotrichid protozoa influence conversion of glucose to glycogen and other microbial products     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, M. 2011. Isotrichid protozoa influence conversion of glucose to glycogen and other microbial products. Journal of Dairy Science. 94:4589–4602.
Tannin content and rate of ruminal protein degradation of legume hays - (Abstract Only)
Colombini, S., Broderick, G.A., Grabber, J.H., Coblentz, W.K. 2011. Tannin content and rate of ruminal protein degradation of legume hays. Journal of Dairy Science. 94(E-Supplement 1):645.
Associations among digestive tract lesions and abnormal serum chemistries in cull dairy cattle - (Abstract Only)
Hall, M., Oetzel, G.R., Huntington, G.B., Moore, F.M., Hertzke, D.M. 2011. Associations among digestive tract lesions and abnormal serum chemistries in cull dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 94(E-Supplement 1):368.
Evaluation of specificity of hydrolysis methods for separation of water-soluble carbohydrates - (Abstract Only)
Hall, M. 2011. Evaluation of specificity of hydrolysis methods for separation of water-soluble carbohydrates. Journal of Dairy Science. 94(E-Supplement 1):688.
A ring test of in vitro neutral detergent fiber digestibility: analytical variability and sample ranking - (Abstract Only)
Hall, M., Mertens, D.R. 2011. A ring test of in vitro neutral detergent fiber digestibility: analytical variability and sample ranking. Journal of Dairy Science. 94(E-Supplement 1):766.
Effect of quantifying peptide release on ruminal protein degradation determined using the inhibitor in vitro system     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Colombini, S., Broderick, G.A., Clayton, M.K. 2011. Effect of quantifying peptide release on ruminal protein degradation determined using the inhibitor in vitro system. Journal of Dairy Science. 94:1967-1977.
Productivity, digestion, and health responses to hindgut acidosis in ruminants     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gressley, T.F., Hall, M., Armentano, L.E. 2011. Productivity, digestion, and health responses to hindgut acidosis in ruminants. Journal of Animal Science. 89:1120-1130.
Use of plasma concentrations to estimate bioavailability of methionine in rumen-protected products fed to dairy cows - (Abstract Only)
Broderick, G.A., Reynal, S., Patton, R.A., Heimbeck, W., Lodi, P. 2010. Use of plasma concentrations to estimate bioavailability of methionine in rumen-protected products fed to dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 93(E-Supplement 1):236.
Effect of feeding varied levels of crude protein and absorbable methionine on milk yield in lactating dairy cows - (Abstract Only)
Broderick, G.A., Patton, R.A., Heimbeck, W., Parys, C. 2010. Effect of feeding varied levels of crude protein and absorbable methionine on milk yield in lactating dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 93(E-Supplement 1):444.
Supporting Production of Milk and Milk Components on Low Protein Diets - (Proceedings)
Broderick, G.A. 2010. Supporting Production of Milk and Milk Components on Low Protein Diets. In: Proceedings of 46th Eastern Nutrition Conference, May 12-13, 2010, Guelph, Ontario, Canada. p. 199-211.
Nuevas Perspectivas en la Efficiencia del Uso Nirogeno en Vaca Lecheras - (Proceedings)
Broderick, G.A. 2010. Nuevas Perspectivas en la Efficiencia del Uso Nirogeno en Vaca Lecheras. In: Simposio: Alimentacion de la Vaca Lechara, April 15-16, 2010, Colonia, Uruguay. p. 5-18.
Quantifying Ruminal Digestion of Organic Matter and Neutral Detergent Fiber Using Omasal Sampling in Cattle--A Meta-Analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huhtanen, P., Ahvenjarvi, S., Broderick, G.A., Reynal, S.M., Shingfield, K.J. 2010. Quantifying Ruminal Digestion of Organic Matter and Neutral Detergent Fiber Using Omasal Sampling in Cattle--A Meta-Analysis. Journal of Dairy Science. 93:3203-3215.
Quantifying Ruminal Nitrogen Metabolism Using the Omasal Sampling Technique in Cattle--A Meta-Analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Broderick, G.A., Huhtanen, P., Ahvenjarvi, S., Reynal, S.M., Shingfield, K.J. 2010. Quantifying Ruminal Nitrogen Metabolism Using the Omasal Sampling Technique in Cattle--A Meta-Analysis. Journal of Dairy Science. 93:3216-3230.
Reduced Protein Responses to Sugar Feeding May Be Due to Microbial Glycogen Production - (Abstract Only)
(10-Mar-10)
Cattle Differ in Ability to Adapt to Small Intestinal Digestion of Starch - (Abstract Only)
(10-Mar-10)
Animal Productivity and Health Responses to Hind-Gut Acidosis - (Abstract Only)
(10-Mar-10)
Forage Physically Effective Fiber Source Alters Ruminal pH and Site of Digestion - (Abstract Only)
(25-Feb-10)
Estimation of rumen outflow in dairy cows fed grass silage-based diets by use of reticular sampling as an alternative to sampling from the omasal canal - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Krizsan, S.J., Ahvenjarvi, S., Volden, H., Broderick, G.A. 2010. Estimation of rumen outflow in dairy cows fed grass silage-based diets by use of reticular sampling as an alternative to sampling from the omasal canal. Journal of Dairy Science. 93:1138-1147.
By-Product Feeds - (Book / Chapter)
(19-Oct-09)
Heat Stress Alters Ruminal Fermentation and Digesta Characteristics, and Behavior in Lactating Dairy Cattle - (Proceedings)
Hall, M. 2009. Heat Stress Alters Ruminal Fermentation and Digesta Characteristics, and Behavior in Lactating Dairy Cattle. In: Proceedings of Eleventh International Symposium on Ruminant Physiology, September 6-9, 2009, Clermont-Ferrand, France. p. 204-205.
Protein and Carbohydrate Interactions Alter Ruminal Fermentation, Digesta Characteristics, and Behavior in Lactating Dairy Cattle - (Proceedings)
Hall, M. 2009. Protein and Carbohydrate Interactions Alter Ruminal Fermentation, Digesta Characteristics, and Behavior in Lactating Dairy Cattle. In: Proceedings of Eleventh International Symposium on Ruminant Physiology, September 6-9, 2009, Clermont-Ferrand, France. p. 202-203.
Effect of Source of Rumen-Degraded Protein on Production and Ruminal Metabolism in Lactating Dairy Cows - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Broderick, G.A., Reynal, S.M. 2009. Effect of Source of Rumen-Degraded Protein on Production and Ruminal Metabolism in Lactating Dairy Cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 92:2822-2834.
Factors Affecting Accuracy and Time Requirements of a Glucose Oxidase-Peroxidase Assay for Determination of Glucose - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hall, M.B., Keuler, N.S. 2009. Factors Affecting Accuracy and Time Requirements of a Glucose Oxidase-Peroxidase Assay for Determination of Glucose. Journal of Association of Official Analytical Chemists International. 92:50-60.
Effect of Alfalfa Silage Storage Structure and Rumen-Protected Methionine on Production in Lactating Dairy Cows - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Broderick, G.A., Muck, R.E. 2009. Effect of Alfalfa Silage Storage Structure and Rumen-Protected Methionine on Production in Lactating Dairy Cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 92:1281-1289.
A New HPLC Purine Assay for Quantifying Microbial Flow - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reynal, S.M., Broderick, G.A. 2009. A New HPLC Purine Assay for Quantifying Microbial Flow. Journal of Dairy Science. 92:1177-1181.
Effect on Production of Replacing Dietary Starch With Sucrose in Lactating Dairy Cows - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Broderick, G.A., Luchini, N.D., Reynal, S.M., Varga, G.A., Ishler, V.A. 2008. Effect on Production of Replacing Dietary Starch with Sucrose in Lactating Dairy Cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 91(12):4801-4810.
Considerations in Utilizing by-Product Carbohydrates in Ruminant Nutrition - (Proceedings)
Hall, M. 2008. Considerations in utilizing by-product carbohydrates in ruminant nutrition. In: Proceedings of the 29th Western Nutrition Conference, September 23-24, 2008, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. p. 127-136.
Improved Feed Protein Fractional Schemes for Formulating Rations With the Cornell Net Carbohydrate and Protein System - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lanzas, C., Broderick, G.A., Fox, D.G. 2008. Improved Feed Protein Fractional Schemes for Formulating Rations With the Cornell Net Carbohydrate and Protein System. Journal of Dairy Science. 91:4881-4891.
Importance and Pitfalls of Starch Assays: Selection of Methods - (Proceedings)
Hall, M. 2008. Importance and pitfalls of starch assays: selection of methods. In: Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Section of the American Association of Analytical Chemists, June 9-11, 2008, Bozeman, Montana. p. 20.
In Vitro Ruminal Protein Degradation and Microbial Protein Formation of Seed Legumes - (Abstract Only)
Colombini, S., Broderick, G.A. 2008. In vitro ruminal protein degradation and microbial protein formation of seed legumes [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 91(suppl. 1):43.
Mathematical Simulation to Assess the Validity of Bonnier's Equation for Estimating the Frequency of Monozygous Twinning in a Population of Holstein Cattle - (Abstract Only)
Silva Del Rio, N., Broderick, G.A., Fricke, P.M. 2008. Mathematical simulation to assess the validity of Bonnier's equation for estimating the frequency of monozygous twinning in a population of Holstein cattle [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 91(suppl. 1):241.
Effect of Abomasal Infusion of Formate on Milk Protein of Cows Fed a Methionine-Deficient Diet - (Abstract Only)
Pires, J.A., Benevenga, N.J., Broderick, G.A., Grummer, R.R. 2008. Effect of abomasal infusion of formate on milk protein of cows fed a methionine-deficient diet [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 91(suppl. 1):267.
Effect of Four Levels of Lauric Acid on Ruminal Protozoa, Milk Production and Composition in Dairy Cows - (Abstract Only)
Faciola, A.P., Broderick, G.A., Hristov, A.N., Pires, J.A. 2008. Effect of four levels of lauric acid on ruminal protozoa, milk production and composition in dairy cows [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 91(suppl. 1):76.
Change in Natural Abundance of 15n and Estimation of N Losses from Dairy Manure During Storage by Mass Balance and Nitrogen-to-Phosphorus Ratio - (Abstract Only)
Aguerre, M.J., Broderick, G.A., Wattiaux, M.A. 2008. Change in natural abundance of 15N and estimation of N losses from dairy manure during storage by mass balance and nitrogen-to-phosphorus ratio [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 91(suppl. 1):255.
Standardizing Digestibility Results Across Labs: a Possible Approach - (Other)
Hall, M., Mertens, D.R. 2008. Standardizing digestibility results across labs: a possible approach. Available: http://www.ars.usda.gov/sp2UserFiles/ Place/36553000/pdf's/022808%20MBH%20Standardizing%20Digestibility.pdf.
Reaping the Most Nutrients: Working with Starch and Nonfiber Carbohydrate Digestibility - (Proceedings)
Hall, M. 2008. Reaping the most nutrients: Working with starch and nonfiber carbohydrate digestibility. In: Proceedings of the Mid-South Ruminant Nutrition Conference, April 7, 2008, Arlington, Texas. p. 31-38.
Estrategias Para Hacer El Mejor Uso DE La Proteina En Raciones Para Vacas Lecheras - (Proceedings)
Broderick, G.A. 2007. Estrategias para hacer el mejor uso de la proteina en raciones para vacas lecheras [CD-ROM]. In: Proceedings of Memorias de la Reunion Internacional de Leche y Forraje, December 5-7, 2007, Tapatitlan, Jalisco, Mexico. p. 20-32.
Methodological Challenges in Carbohydrate Analysis - (Proceedings)
Hall, M. 2007. Methodological challenges in carbohydrate analysis. Proceedings of the 44th Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Society of Animal Science. Brazilian Journal of Animal Science (supplement). 36:359-367.
Carbohydrate Nutrition and Manure Scoring. Part I: Carbohydrates - (Proceedings)
Hall, M. 2007. Carbohydrate nutrition and manure scoring. Part I: Carbohydrates. In: Proceedings of the Minnesota Dairy Health Conference, May 15, 2007, St. Paul, Minnesota. p. 69-79.
Carbohydrate Nutrition and Manure Scoring. Part Ii: Tools for Monitoring Rumen Function in Dairy Cattle - (Proceedings)
Hall, M. 2007. Carbohydrate nutrition and manure scoring. Part II: Tools for monitoring rumen function in dairy cattle. In: Proceedings of Minnesota Dairy Health Conference, May 15, 2007, St. Paul, Minnesota. p. 81-86.
Is There a Best Mix of Alfalfa Silage and Corn Silage? - (Popular Publication)
Broderick, G.A. 2007. Is there a best mix of alfalfa silage and corn silage? Hoard's Dairyman. 152(15):612.
Nutrient Synchrony: Sound in Theory, Elusive in Practice - (Abstract Only)
Hall, M. 2007. Nutrient synchrony: sound in theory, elusive in practice. Journal of Animal Science Supplement. 85:124.
Mejorando La Utilizacion DE La Proteina En La Vaca Lechera En Lactancia - (Proceedings)
Broderick, G.A. 2006. Mejorando la utilizacion de la proteina en la vaca lechera en lactancia. In: Proceedings of Memorias de la XVI Reunion Internacional Sobre Produccion de Carne y Leche en Climas Calidos, October 19-20, 2006, Mexicali, B.C. Mexico. p. 84-101.
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