Drapeau1, and G. Allard3, 1Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Québec, QC, Canada, 2McGill University, Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC, Canada, 3Université Laval, Québec, QC, Canada.
Nutritive quality of a species-rich, extensively managed pasture exposed to elevated ozone in a free-air fumigation system. J. C. Lin*1, K. Nadarajah1, M. Volk2, R. B. Muntifering1, and J. Fuhrer2, 1Auburn University, Auburn, AL, 2Swiss Federal Research Station for
Agroecology and Agriculture, Zurich, Switzerland.
E v a l u a t i o n o f f o r a g e q u a l i t y , g r a z i n g c a p a c i t y a n d i n t a k e o f c o o l s e a s o n g r a s s e s . C . I . W a r d * 1 a n d H . A . L a r d n e r 1 , 2 , 1 U n i v e r s i t y o f
Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada, 2Western Beef Development Center, Humboldt, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Productivity and nutritive quality of dallisgrass (Paspalum dilatatum) as influenced by rate of fertilization with poultry litter or commercial fertilizer. E. J. Bungenstab*, J. C. Lin, J. L. Holliman, A. C. Pereira, and R. B. Muntifering, Auburn University, Auburn, AL.
Effect of clipping on the stolon elongation rate and stolon survival of cultivars Chloris gayana Kunth in conditions of salinity. M. V. Cornacchione*1, H. E. Pérez2, and A. F. Fumagalli1,3, 1Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria, Santiago del Estero, Argentina, 2Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria, Leales, Tucumán, Argentina, 3Universidad Nacional de Santiago del Estero, Santiago del Estero, Argentina.
The effect of wide swathing on wilting times and nutritive value of alfalfa haylage. L. Kung, Jr., E. C. Stough*, E. E. McDonell, R. J. Schmidt, M. W. Hofherr, L. J. Reich, and C. M. Klingerman, University of Delaware, Newark.
Effects of harvest timing on estimates of rumen degradable protein from alfalfa forages. W. K. Coblentz*1, G. E. Brink2, N. P. Martin2, and D. J. Undersander3, 1US Dairy Forage Research Center, Marshfield, WI, 2US Dairy Forage Research Center, Madison, WI, University of Wisconsin, Madison.
Effects of planting density, cultivar and growing day on the dry matter yield and forage quality of Kenaf (Hibiscus Cannabinus L.) in the northern area of South Korea. B. W. Kim* and K. I. Sung, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon, Kangwon-Do, South Korea.
The effect of cutting height on yield and quality of alfalfa/reed canarygrass in northern New York. E. D. Thomas, C. S. Ballard*, K. W. Cotanch, H. M. Wolford, and S. A. Flis, W.H. Miner Agricultural Research Institute, Chazy, NY.
Lineweaver-Burke data transformation to evaluate interaction between nutrients in fertilization of tropical forages. H. J. Fernandes1,4, R. P. Lana , C. E. S. Baroni2, L. M. Paiva1,4, and J. C Souza*3,5, 1University of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, 2Federal University of Vicosa, Brazil, Parana Federal Univeristy, Palotina, PR Brazil, 4Scholarship of FUNDECT, Campo Grande, MS, Brazil, 5University of Missouri, Columbia.
Lineweaver-Burke data transformation to evaluate the production of tropical forages. H. J. Fernandes1,5, R. P. Lana2, C. E. S. Baroni2, L. M. Paiva1,5, and J. C. Souza*3,4, 1State University of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, 2Federal University of Vicosa, Brazil, 3Parana Federal University, Brazil, 4University of Missouri, Columbia, 5FUNDECT, Campo Grande, MS, Brazil.
Effect of planting date on starch accumulation of whole crop barley. L. E. McKeown*1, M. A. Bal1, M. Oba1, and V. S. Baron2, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada, 2Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Lacombe, AB, Canada.
Seed quality effects on yield, stover nutritional value, and maize grain. C. Perez-Mendoza1, M. R. Tovar-Gomez*2, G. Garcia-Santos1, A. Hernandez-Livera1, and A. Carballo-Carballo1, 1Colegio de Postgraduados, Texcoco, State Mexico, Mexico, 2INIFAP-CEVAMEX, Texcoco, State Mexico, Mexico.
Evaluation of experimental and commercial maize hybrids for silage in the Highland Valleys Region. M. R. Tovar-Gomez*1, J. L. Arellano-Vazquez1, C. Perez-Mendoza1, A. Peña-Ramos2, and G. Nuñez-Hernandez3, 1INIFAP-CEVAMEX, Texcoco, State Mexico, Mexico, 2INIFAP-CAEPAB, Pabellon, Aguascalientes, Mexico, 3INIFAP-CAELALA, Toreon, Coahuila, Mexico.
Green-chop maize forage production in temperate Mexico. H. Crespo-Lira1, R. D. Améndola-Massiotti*1, and J. A. Burgueño-Ferreira2, Universidad Autónoma Chapingo, Chapingo, México, México, 2CIMMYT, El Batán, México.
Identification of ATP binding cassette transporter G2 (ABCG2) gene in mammary gland of Xinong Saanen Goat and its expression profile during lactation. H. J. Wu1, J. Luo1, N. Wu*2, K. Matand2, L. J. Zhang , B. J. Yang1, X. F. Han1, H. B. Wang1, N. Zhang1, G. Yu1, and C. Y. Shan1, 1Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shanxi, P. R. China, Langston University, Langston, OK.
Differentially expressed gene profile during dairy goat whole lactation period. H. J. Wu1, J. Luo*1, N. Wu2, K. Matand2, L. J. Zhang1, B. J. Yang1, X. F. Han1, H. B. Wang1, N. Zhang1, G. Yu1, and C. Y. Shan1, 1Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shanxi, P. R. China, 2Langston University, Langston, OK.
Initial gene expression analysis of Chinese Xinong Saanen goat mammary gland. X. F. Han1, J. Luo1, N. Wu2, K. Matand*2, B. J. Yang1, H. J. Wu1, L. J. Zhang1, and H. B. Wang1, 1Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shanxi, P. R. China, 2Langston University, Langston, OK.
Goat Species I Exhibit Hall C