Probiotic ice cream manufactured with honey, a natural sweetener with several health benefits. A. Greenbaum*1 and K. J. Aryana2, 1Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 2Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, Baton Rouge.
Determining the efficacy of infra-red technology as part of a mastitis preventitive routine. D. M. Tearney*1, T. R. Lane2, D. R. Bray1, and R. P. Natzke1, 1University of Florida, Gainesville, 2Spirit Solutions, Dayton, OH.
Genetic analysis of the relationship between ketosis and milk fat in Holsteins. E. E. Yeiser*1, C. D. Dechow1, J. Vallimont1, C. G. Sattler2, and J. S. Clay3, 1Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 2Select Sires, Inc., Plain City, OH, 3Dairy Records Management System, Raleigh, NC.
Short-interval unilateral frequent milking during early lactation of dairy cows results in acute and persistent increases in milk yield. A. C. Kissell*, E. H. Wall, and T. B. McFadden, Lactation and Mammary Gland Biology Group, Department of Animal Science, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT.
Planting date may affect yield and nutrient composition of whole-plant small-grain forages. L. W. Manson*1, M. A. Bal1, M. Oba1, and V. S. Baron2, 1University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada, 2Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Lacombe, AB, Canada.
Using percent of mature body weight to manage dairy heifer growth. N. Keene* and D. Winston, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg.
Effects of Black Seed Oil (Niagra Sativa) on the life cycle and reproductive behavior of C. elegans. C. G. Gerald*, M. W. Worku, P. M. Matterson, and Z. L. Liu, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro.
ADSA-SAD Undergraduate Competition - Original Research Chair: Steven Kelm, University of Wisconsin - River Falls 007 C
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Impact of elevated embryonic corticosterone on development, stress, and fear in broilers. S. M. Brougher and S. J. Snow*, Delaware State University, Dover.
The effects of rearing broiler chickens under different light intensities on fear responses. G. Fagerberg, J. A. Mench*, and G. S. Archer, University of California, Davis.
Effect of feeding space availability on aggressive behavior of Holstein heifers on high-concentrate diets. L. A. González*1, A. Ferret1, X. Manteca1, J. L. Ruíz-de-la-Torre1, S. Calsamiglia1, M. Devant2, and A. Bach2, 1Universitat Autonòma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain, Unitat de Remugants-IRTA, Barcelona, Spain.
Relationship between calves' social rank and performance after arrival at the feedlot with different feeding place availability. L. A. González*1, A. Ferret1, X. Manteca1, J. L. Ruíz-de-la-Torre1, S. Calsamiglia1, M. Devant2, and A. Bach2, 1Universitat Autonòma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain, 2Unitat de Remugants-IRTA, Barcelona, Spain.
Behavior and welfare of laying hens in single-tier aviaries with and without outdoor area. T. Tanaka*1, T. Shinmura1, T. Suzuki1, S. Hirahara2, Y. Eguchi1, and K. Uetake1, 1Azabu University, Sagamihara, Japan, 2Kanagawa Prefectual Livestock Industry Technical Center, Ebina, Japan.
Relation between social order and use of resources in small and large furnished cages for laying hens. T. Shimmura*1, T. Azuma1, S. Hirahara2, Y. Eguchi1, K. Uetake1, and T. Tanaka1, 1Azabu University, Sagamihara, Japan, 2Kanagawa Prefectual Livestock Industry Technical Center, Ebina, Japan.
Animal Behavior & Well-Being - Livestock and Poultry II Exhibit Hall C
Effects of dust bath and nest box arrangement on behavior of high-, medium- and low-ranked hens in furnished cages. T. Shinmura*, Y.
Eguchi, K. Uetake, and T. Tanaka, Azabu University, Sagamihara, Japan.
Effect of stocking density on the short-term behavior of dairy cows. C. T. Hill1,2
, P. D. Krawczel*1,2
, H. M. Dann1, C. S. Ballard1, R. C.
Hovey2, and R. J. Grant1, 1W.H. Miner Agricultural Research Institute, Chazy, NY, 2The University of Vermont, Burlington.