Production, Management & the Environment - Livestock and Poultry Livestock Production, Management, and Environment 214 B
Effect of littered systems on pollutant emissions into the air in gestating sows. C. Pineiro*1, G. Montalvo2, P. Illescas2, and M. Bigeriego3, 1PigCHAMP Pro Europa, SA, Spain, 2Tragsega, Spain, 3Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Spain.
Effect of different dietary strategies on productive performance and gas emissions in post-weaned piglets. G. Montalvo1, C. Pineiro*2, J. Morales2, S. Godbout3, S. P. Lemay3, M. Belzile3, J. Feddes , P. Illescas1, M. Bigeriego5, and C. de Blas6, Tragsega, Spain, 2PigCHAMP Pro Europa SA, Spain, 3IRDA, Canada, U. Alberta, Canada, 5Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Spain, 6UP Madrid, Spain.
Cost of ammonia emissions abatement techniques in Spain. C. Pineiro*1, G. Montalvo2, P. Illescas2, and M. Bigeriego3, PigCHAMP Pro Europa, SA, Spain, 2Tragsega, Spain, 3Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Spain.
Influence of diet and genotype on performance of weanling pigs destined for natural label or commodity pork markets. A. F. Harper* and M. J. Estienne, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg.
Loading gantry versus traditional chute for the finisher pig: Effect on transportation and packing plant losses. N. Berry*, A. Johnson, K. Stalder, T. Baas, and L. Karriker, Iowa State University, Ames.
Effect of autosort technology on pork production measures. J. M. Suchomel*, A. E. DeDecker, and J. L. Salak-Johnson, University of Illinois, Urbana.
Characterization of the acute-phase protein response following vaccination and weaning in beef steers. R. F. Cooke*1, D. B. Araujo1, G. L. Stokka2, and J. D. Arthington1, 1University of Florida - RCREC, Ona, 2Pfizer Animal Health, New York, NY.
Efficacy of chlorate against E. coli O157:H7 and Salmonella Typhimurium in bovine feedlot soil mixture. C. E. Oliver*1, B. K. Magelky2, M. L. Bauer1, J. S. Caton1, H. Hakk2, G. L. Larsen2, R. C. Anderson , and D. J. Smith2, 1North Dakota State University, Fargo, 2USDA/ARS Biosciences Research Laboratory, Fargo, ND, USDA/ARS Food & Feed Safety Research Unit, Southern Plains Agricultural Research Center, College Station, TX.
Ruminant Nutrition Nutrition and Animal Health Chair: Marc Bauer, North Dakota State University
Effects of winter feeding systems on cow performance, soil nutrients, and crop biomass. B. M. Kelln*1, H. A. Lardner1,2, J. Schoenau1, and K. Lang1, 1University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, 2Western Beef Development Centre, Lanigan, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Incorporating condensed corn distillers solubles into an integrated pasture and drylot finishing system for feedlot steers. T. Purevjav*, M. P. Hoffman, and W. B. Roush, Iowa State University, Ames.
Effects of pre-breeding target weight and progestin on reproduction, calving parameters, and rebreeding in beef heifers. J. L. Martin*, K. W. Creighton, J. A. Musgrave, D. C. Adams, and R. N. Funston, University of Nebraska West Central Research and Extension Center, North Platte.
Simulation model of fat deposition and distribution in beef steers: 3. Model description and development. M. J. McPhee*1,2 J. W. Oltjen1, J. G. Fadel1, and R. D. Sainz1, 1University of California, Davis, 2NSW DPI, Armidale, Australia.
Simulation model of fat deposition and distribution in beef steers: 4. Model evaluation. M. J. McPhee*1,2, J. W. Oltjen1, J. G. Fadel1, and R. D. Sainz1, 1University of California, Davis, 2NSW DPI, Armidale, Australia.
Use of neonatal blood parameters to predict weaning weight in Brahman cattle. J. P. Banta*1, N. C. Burdick1, J. C. White1, R. C. Vann2, D. A. Neuendorff1, A. W. Lewis1, J. C. Laurenz1, T. H. Welsh, Jr.1, and R. D. Randel1, 1Texas A&M University System, Overton, College Station, Kingsville, 2Mississippi State University, Raymond.
Effects of pre-shipping management on measures of performance and inflammation in beef calves entering a receiving feedlot. J. D. Arthington*1, X. Qiu1, R. F. Cooke1, D. B. Araujo1, C. C. Chase2, and S. W. Coleman2, 1University of Florida-IFAS, Range Cattle Research and Education Center, Ona, 2USDA-ARS, Brooksville, FL.
Water solubility of phosphorus in feedlot cattle feces and manure. V. R. Bremer*, C. D. Buckner, G. E. Erickson, and T. J. Klopfenstein, University of Nebraska, Lincoln.
Practices and perceptions of cow-calf producers regarding the National Animal Identification System. S. J. Breiner*1, D. A. Blasi1, K. M. Boone1, T. C. Schroeder1, and S. A. Grau2, 1Kansas State University, 2Beef Magazine.