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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Daniel N. Miller

Research Microbiologist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Co-occurrence of antibiotic drugs, resistant bacteria and resistance genes in runoff from cattle feedlots - (Abstract Only) - (18-Apr-14)
Persistence of erythromycin resistance gene erm(B) in cattle feedlot pens over time Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mantz, A.R., Miller, D.N., Spiehs, M.J., Woodbury, B.L., Durso, L.M. 2013. Persistence of erythromycin resistance gene erm(B) in cattle feedlot pens over time. Agriculture, Food and Analytical Bacteriology. 3(4):312-320.
Use of wood-based materials in beef bedded manure packs: 1. Effect on ammonia, total reduced sulfide, and greenhouse gas concentrations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spiehs, M.J., Brown-Brandl, T.M., Parker, D.B., Miller, D.N., Jaderborg, J.P., DiCostanzo, A., Berry, E.D., Wells, J.E. 2014. Use of wood-based materials in beef bedded manure packs: 1. Effect on ammonia, total reduced sulfide, and greenhouse gas concentrations. Journal of Environmental Quality. Special Section. Livestock GraceNet. 43:1187-1194. DOI: 10.2134/JEQ2013.05.0164.
Use of wood-based materials in beef bedded manure packs: 2. Effect on odorous volatile organic compounds, odor activity value, Escherichia coli, and nutrient concentrations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spiehs, M.J., Brown-Brandl, T.M., Berry, E.D., Wells, J.E., Parker, D.B., Miller, D.N., Jaderborg, J.P., DiCostanzo, A. 2014. Use of wood-based materials in beef bedded manure packs: 2. Effect on odorous volatile organic compounds, odor activity value, Escherichia coli, and nutrient concentrations. Journal of Environmental Quality. Special Section. Livestock GraceNet. 43:1195-1206. DOI: 10.2134/JEQ2013.05.0165.
Emission of volatile organic compounds after land application of cattle manure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodbury, B.L., Gilley, J.E., Parker, D.B., Marx, D.B., Miller, D.N., Eigenberg, R.A. 2014. Emission of volatile organic compounds after land application of cattle manure. Journal of Environmental Quality. Special Section. Livestock GraceNet. 43:1207-1218. DOI: 10.2134/JEQ2013.05.0185.
Pathogen survival in fields irrigated with livestock-contaminated irrigation water - (Abstract Only) - (19-Apr-13)
Effect of feeding distiller’s grains on reduced sulfur emissions - (Proceedings)
Miller, D.N., Spiehs, M.J., Woodbury, B.L. 2013. Effect of feeding distiller’s grains on reduced sulfur emissions. In: Waste to Worth: Spreading Science and Solutions, April 1-5, 2013, Denver, Colorado. Available: http://www.extension.org/pages/67657/effect-of-feeding-distillers-grains-on-reduced-sulfur-emissions.
Ammonia and greenhouse gas surface concentration measurements from beef bedded manure packs - (Proceedings)
Ayadi, F.Y., Spiehs, M.J., Cortus, E.L., Miller, D.N. 2013. Ammonia and greenhouse gas surface concentration measurements from beef bedded manure packs. In: Waste to Worth: Spreading Science and Solutions, April 1-5, 2013, Denver, Colorado. Available: http://www.extension.org/pages/67570/ammonia-and greenhouse-gas-surface-concentration-measurements-from-beef-bedded-manure-packs.
Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi differ in their ability to regulate the expression of phosphate transportors in maize (Zea mays L.) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tian, H., Drijber, R.A., Li, X., Miller, D.N., Wienhold, B.J. 2013. Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi differ in their ability to regulate the expression of phosphate transportors in maize (Zea mays L.). Mycorrhiza. Available: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00572-013-0491-1/fulltext.html.
Effect of bedding materials on concentration of odorous compounds and Escherichia coli in beef cattle bedded manure packs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spiehs, M.J., Brown Brandl, T.M., Parker, D.B., Miller, D.N., Berry, E.D., Wells, J.E. 2013. Effect of bedding materials on concentration of odorous compounds and Escherichia coli in beef cattle bedded manure packs. Journal of Environmental Quality. 42(1):65-75.
Addition of high concentration of inorganic selenium in orchardgrass (Dactylis glomerata L.) hay diet does not interfere with microbial fermentation in mixed ruminal microorganisms in continuous cultures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Eun, J., Davis, T.Z., Vera, J., Miller, D.N., Panter, K.E., Zobell, D. 2013. Addition of high concentration of inorganic selenium in orchardgrass (Dactylis glomerata L.) hay diet does not interfere with microbial fermentation in mixed ruminal microorganisms in continuous cultures. Professional Animal Scientist. 29(1): 39-45.
Distribution and quantification of antibiotic resistance genes and bacteria across agricultural and non-agricultural metagenomes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Durso, L.M., Miller, D.N., Wienhold, B.J. 2012. Distribution and quantification of antibiotic resistance genes and bacteria across agricultural and non-agricultural metagenomes. PLoS One [online]. Available: http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0048325.
Assessment of antibiotic resistance in runoff from cattle feedlots - (Abstract Only) - (12-Sep-12)
Effect of bedding material on air quality of bedded manure packs in livestock facilities - (Proceedings)
Spiehs, M.J., Brown-Brandl, T.M., Miller, D.N., Parker, D.B. 2012. Effect of bedding material on air quality of bedded manure packs in livestock facilities. Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) Annual International Meeting, July 29 - August 1, 2012, Dallas, Texas. Paper No. 12-1337890.
Antibiotic resistance in agricultural and non-agricultural settings - (Abstract Only) - (28-Jun-12)
Effects of dietary alfalfa inclusion on Salmonella Typhimurium populations in growing layer chicks Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Escarcha, J.F., Callaway, T.R., Byrd II, J.A., Miller, D.N., Edrington, T.S., Anderson, R.C., Nisbet, D.J. 2012. Effects of dietary alfalfa inclusion on Salmonella Typhimurium populations in growing layer chicks. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 9:945-951.
Evaluation of a vegetative treatment system to reduce fecal microorganisms and antibiotic resistant bacteria in beef cattle feedlot runoff - (Abstract Only)
Miller, D.N., Durso, L.M., Henry, C.G. 2012. Evaluation of a vegetative treatment system to reduce fecal microorganisms and antibiotic resistant bacteria in beef cattle feedlot runoff. Microbial Ecology International Symposium. Section PS22 Microbial Disease Ecology. Poster 391A.
Evaluation of the ruminal bacterial diversity of cattle fed diets containing citrus pulp pellets (CPP) using bacterial tag-encoded FLX amplicon pyrosequencing (bTEFAP) - (Abstract Only)
Broadway, P.R., Callaway, T.R., Carroll, J.A., Sanchez, N.C., Donaldson, J.R., Rathmann, R.J., Johnson, B.J., Cribbs, J.T., Durso, L.M., Miller, D.N., Nisbet, D.J., Schmidt, T.B. 2012. Evaluation of the ruminal bacterial diversity of cattle fed diets containing citrus pulp pellets (CPP) using bacterial tag-encoded FLX amplicon pyrosequencing (bTEFAP). Journal of Animal Science. 90:339(E-Suppl. 3).
Effect of feeding wet distillers grains with solubles to beef cattle on air and manure quality - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Spiehs, M.J., Miller, D.N., Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Varel, V.H., Parker, D.B. 2012. Effect of feeding wet distillers grains with solubles to beef cattle on air and manure quality. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 28(3):423-430.
Effect of bedding material on air quality of bedded manure packs in livestock facilities - (Abstract Only)
Abatti, S., Spiehs, M.J., Brown Brandl, T.M., Miller, D.N., Parker, D.B. 2012. Effect of bedding material on air quality of bedded manure packs in livestock facilities. [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. 90 (Supplement 2): (Abstract 334P).
Effect of feeding wet distillers grains with solubles (WDGS) to growing-finishing cattle on ammonia concentration in air and manure nutrient composition - (Proceedings)
Spiehs, M.J., Miller, D.N., Woodbury, B.L., Eigenberg, R.A., Varel, V.H., Parker, D.B. 2011. Effect of feeding wet distillers grains with solubles (WDGS) to growing-finishing cattle on ammonia concentration in air and manure nutrient composition. In: Proceedings of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) Annual International Meeting, August 7-10, 2011, Louisville, Kentucky. Paper No. 1110941.
Nitrifier activity and diversity in swine lagoon covers - (Abstract Only)
Miller, D.N. 2011. Nitrifier activity and diversity in swine lagoon covers [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 355-6. Available: http://a-c-s.convex.com/crops/2011am/webprogram/Paper64750.html.
Effect of bedding material on air quality of bedded manure packs in livestock facilities - (Abstract Only)
Spiehs, M.J., Brown Brandl, T.M., Miller, D.N., Parker, D.B. 2011. Effect of bedding material on air quality of bedded manure packs in livestock facilities [abstract]. In: Proceedings 242nd American Chemical Society National Meeting, Denver, CO; Aug. 28-Sept. 1, 2011. Abstract No. 138.
Two new designs for manure solids and liquids sampling from tank, pit, and lagoons at various depths - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller, D.N., Mcghee, R. 2011. Two new designs for manure solids and liquids sampling from tank, pit, and lagoons at various depths. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 27(5):847-854.
Assessing the performance of a vegetative treatment system to reduce pathogens in feedlot runoff - (Abstract Only) - (31-Mar-11)
Seasonal differences in odor compound content and emission from pit, slurry tank, and lagoon storage structures - (Proceedings) - (14-Jan-11)
Origins and identities of key manure odor components - (Book / Chapter)
Miller, D.N., Varel, V.H. 2011. Origins and identities of key manure odor components. In: He, Z. editor. Environmental Chemistry of Animal Manure. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers. p. 153-177.
Enhanced reduced sulfur emission from manures of beef cattle fed distiller's byproducts - (Proceedings)
Miller, D.N., Varel, V.H., Woodbury, B.L., Spiehs, M.J. 2010. Enhanced reduced sulfur emission from manures of beef cattle fed distiller's byproducts. In: International Symposium on Air Quality and Waste Management for Agriculture Proceedings. Septenber 13-16, 2010, Dallas, Texas. 2010 CDROM: 711P0510cd.
Potential for nitrate and Fe(III) additions to control indicator bacteria, retain nitrogen, and reduce odors in beef cattle feedlot soils - (Abstract Only)
Miller, D.N., Varel, V.H. 2010. Potential for nitrate and Fe(III) additions to control indicator bacteria, retain nitrogen, and reduce odors in beef cattle feedlot soils [abstract]. Agronomy Society of America, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America International Meetings. p.89 Paper No. 102-4. Available: http://a-c-s.confex.com/crops/2010am/webprogram/Paper59416.html.
Novel methods to assess the influence of diet and incubation time on the emissions of odors from beef and swine manures - (Abstract Only)
Rice, W.C., Miller, D.N. 2010. Novel methods to assess the influence of diet and incubation time on the emissions of odors from beef and swine manures [abstract]. In: ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2010 International Annual Meeting Abstracts, October 31-November 4, 2010, Long Beach, California. Paper 252-20. 2010 CDROM.
Nitrification and Denitrification Communities Associated with a Semi-Permeable Swine Waste Lagoon Biocover - (Abstract Only)
Miller, D.N. 2010. Nitrification and Denitrification Communities Associated with a Semi-Permeable Swine Waste Lagoon Biocover. Microbial Ecology International Symposium. 2010 CDROM. Paper No. PS.06.062. Available: http://www.isme-microbes.org/sites/isme-microbes.org/files/ALL_POSTERS_TOPIC_ORDER.pdf
Odor Production and Escherichia coli Concentrations in Manure Slurries of Feedlot Steers Fed 0 or 40% Corn Wet Distillers Grains with Solubles - (Abstract Only)
Varel, V.H., Wells, J., Berry, E.D., Miller, D.N. 2010. Odor Production and Escherichia coli Concentrations in Manure Slurries of Feedlot Steers Fed 0 or 40% Corn Wet Distillers Grains with Solubles. In: Proceedings of the 110th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, May 23-27, 2010, San Diego, CA. 2010 CDROM.
Manure odor potential and Escherichia coli concentrations in manure slurries of feedlot steers fed 40% corn wet distillers grains Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Varel, V.H., Wells, J., Berry, E.D., Miller, D.N. 2010. Manure odor potential and Escherichia coli concentrations in manure slurries of feedlot steers fed 40% corn wet distillers grains. Journal of Environmental Quality. 39(4):1498-1506.
Feeding Distiller's Byproducts May Enhance Reduced Sulfur Emissions from Cattle Feedlots - (Abstract Only)
Miller, D.N., Varel, V.H., Woodbury, B.L., Spiehs, M.J. 2009. Feeding Distiller's Byproducts May Enhance Reduced Sulfur Emissions from Cattle Feedlots. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 1-5, 2009, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2009 CDROM. Session 151 Poster 1.
Electromagnetic Induction Sensor Data to Identify Areas of Manure Accumulation on a Feedlot Surface - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodbury, B.L., Lesch, S.M., Eigenberg, R.A., Miller, D.N., Spiehs, M.J. 2009. Electromagnetic Induction Sensor Data to Identify Areas of Manure Accumulation on a Feedlot Surface. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 73(6):2068-2077.
Emi-Sensor Data to Identify Areas of Manure Accumulation on a Feedlot Surface - (Proceedings)
Woodbury, B.L., Lesch, S.M., Eigenberg, R.A., Miller, D.N., Spiehs, M.J. 2009. EMI-Sensor Data to Identify Areas of Manure Accumulation on a Feedlot Surface. In: Proceedings Expanding Horizons for Near-Surface Geophysics. 22nd Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems,Ft. Worth, TX, Mar.29-Apr. 2, 2009, p. 850-861. 2009 CDROM.
Microbial Characterization of Nitrification in a Shallow, Nitrogen-Contaminated Aquifer, Cape Cod, Massachusetts and Detection of a Novel Cluster Associated with Nitrifying Betaproteobacteria Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller, D.N., Smith, R.L. 2009. Microbial Characterization of Nitrification in a Shallow, Nitrogen-Contaminated Aquifer, Cape Cod, Massachusetts and Detection of a Novel Cluster Associated with Nitrifying Betaproteobacteria. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 103(3-4):182-193.
Odorant production and persistence of Escherichia coli in manure slurries from cattle fed zero, twenty, forty, or sixty percent wet distillers grains with solubles - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Varel, V.H., Wells, J., Berry, E.D., Spiehs, M.J., Miller, D.N., Ferrell, C.L., Shackelford, S.D., Koohmaraie, M. 2008. Odorant production and persistence of Escherichia coli in manure slurries from cattle fed zero, twenty, forty, or sixty percent wet distillers grains with solubles. Journal of Animal Science 86:3617-3627.
Bacterial Community Structure of a Cattle Feedlot Pen Surface - (Abstract Only)
Miller, D.N., Rice, W.C. 2008. Bacterial Community Structure of a Cattle Feedlot Pen Surface [abstract]. Agronomy Society of America Annual Meeting, October 5-9, 2008, Houston, Texas. 2008 CDROM. Paper No. 745-16.
Using EMI, Geospatial Statistics and Multi-Linear Regression for Identifying Areas of Manure Accumulation on Feedlot Surfaces - (Abstract Only)
Woodbury, B.L., Lesch, S.M., Eigenberg, R.A., Miller, D.N., Spiehs, M.J. 2008. Using EMI, Geospatial Statistics and Multi-Linear Regression for Identifying Areas of Manure Accumulation on Feedlot Surfaces. [abstract] In: Proceedings of Joint Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Soil Science Society of America, American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies, Oct. 5-9, 2008, Houston, TX. Abstract 9123840, CDROM 2008.
Nitrification in Beef Cattle Feedlot Soils Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Miller, D.N., Rice, W.C., Woodbury, B.L. 2008. Nitrification in Beef Cattle Feedlot Soils [abstract]. Microbial Ecology International Symposium. Poster No. 0289. Available: http://www.kenes.com/isme12/Posters/1858.htm
Odorant production and persistence of generic E. coli in manure slurries from cattle fed 0, 20, 40, and 60% wet distillers grains with solubles (WDGS). - (Abstract Only)
Varel, V.H., Wells, J., Berry, E.D., Spiehs, M.J., Miller, D.N., Ferrell, C.L., Shackelford, S.D., Koohmaraie, M. 2008. Odorant production and persistence of generic E. coli in manure slurries from cattle fed 0, 20, 40, and 60% wet distillers grains with solubles (WDGS)[abstract]. Journal of Animal Science 86(E-Suppl. 2)/Journal of Dairy Science 91(E-Suppl. 1):325.
Combination of a Urease Inhibitor and a Plant Essential Oil to Control Coliform Bacteria, Odour Production, and Ammonia Loss from Cattle Waste - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Varel, V.H., Wells, J., Miller, D.N. 2007. Combination of a urease inhibitor and a plant essential oil to control coliform bacteria, odour production, and ammonia loss from cattle waste. Journal of Applied Microbiology 102:472-477. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2672.2006.03120.x
The Influence of Oscillating Dietary Protein Concentrations on Finishing Cattle. I. Feedlot Performance and Odorous Compound Production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Archibeque, S.L., Miller, D.N., Freetly, H.C., Berry, E.D., Ferrell, C.L. 2007. The influence of oscillating dietary protein concentrations on finishing cattle. I. Feedlot performance and odorous compound production. Journal of Animal Science. 85(6):1487-1495.
Application of Solid Phase Microextraction to Compare Emissions of Volatile Organic Compounds from Cattle and Swine Manures - (Abstract Only) - (01-Aug-06)
A Solid-Phase Microextraction Chamber Method for Analysis of Feces and Manures Volatiles Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller, D.N., Woodbury, B.L. 2006. A solid-phase microextraction chamber method for analysis of feces and manures volatiles. Journal of Environmental Quality 35:2383-2394
Greenhouse Gas Mitigation by Livestock Waste Storage and Lagoon Covers Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Petersen, S., Miller, D.N. 2006. Greenhouse gas mitigation by livestock waste storage and lagoon covers. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 86:1407-1411.
Influence of Genotype and Diet on Steer Performance, Manure Odor, and Carriage of Pathogenic and Other Fecal Bacteria. Iii. Odorous Compound Production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller, D.N., Berry, E.D., Wells, J.E., Ferrell, C.L., Archibeque, S.L., Freetly, H.C. 2006. Influence of genotype and diet on steer performance, manure odor, and carriage of pathogenic and other fecal bacteria. III. Odorous compound production. Journal of Animal Science. 84:2533-2545.
Influence of Genotype and Diet on Steer Performance, Manure Odor, and Carriage of Pathogenic and Other Fecal Bacteria. I. Animal Performance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferrell, C.L., Berry, E.D., Freetly, H.C., Miller, D.N. 2006. Influence of genotype and diet on steer performance, manure odor, and carriage of pathogenic and other fecal bacteria. I. Animal performance. Journal of Animal Science. 84:2515-2522.
Influence of Genotype and Diet on Steer Performance, Manure Odor, and Carriage of Pathogenic and Other Fecal Bacteria. Ii. Pathogenic and Other Fecal Bacteria - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Berry, E.D., Wells, J.E., Archibeque, S.L., Ferrell, C.L., Freetly, H.C., Miller, D.N. 2006. Influence of genotype and diet on steer performance, manure odor, and carriage of pathogenic and other fecal bacteria. II. Pathogenic and other fecal bacteria. Journal of Animal Science. 84:2523-2532.
Effects of Feeding Steam-Rolled Corn in Lieu of Dry-Rolled Corn on the Odor of Finishing Beef Steer Manure - (Abstract Only)
Archibeque, S.L., Miller, D.N., Parker, D.B., Freetly, H.C., Ferrell, C.L. 2006. Effects of feeding steam-rolled corn in lieu of dry-rolled corn on the odor of finishing beef steer manure [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science 84(Suppl. 1):154-155.
An Inexpensive Laboratory and Field Chamber for Manure Volatile Gas Analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodbury, B.L., Miller, D.N., Eigenberg, R.A., Nienaber, J.A. 2006. An inexpensive laboratory and field chamber for manure volatile gas analysis. Transactions of the ASABE 49(3):767-772.
Feeding High-Moisture Corn Instead of Dry-Rolled Corn Reduces Odiferous Compound Production in Manure of Finishing Beef Cattle Without Decreasing Performance Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Archibeque, S.L., Miller, D.N., Freetly, H.C., Ferrell, C.L. 2006. Feeding high-moisture corn instead of dry-rolled corn reduces odiferous compound production in manure of finishing beef cattle without decreasing performance. Journal of Animal Science. 84:1767-1777.
Ammonium transport and reaction in contaminated groundwater: Application of isotope tracers and isotope fractionation studies Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bohlke, J.K., Smith, R.L., Miller, D.N. 2006. Ammonium transport and reaction in contaminated groundwater: Application of isotope tracers and isotope fractionation studies. Water Resources Research. 42:W05411.
Incorporation of Thymol into Corncob Granules for Reduction of Odor and Pathogens in Feedlot Cattle Waste - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Varel, V.H., Miller, D.N., Berry, E.D. 2006. Incorporation of thymol into corncob granules for reduction of odor and pathogens in feedlot cattle waste. Journal of Animal Science. 84(2):481-487.
Measuring the Spatial Variability of Ammonia Emission from Feedlot Surfaces As Identified by Electromagnetic Induction Methods - (Other)
Woodbury, B.L., Miller, D.N., Eigenberg, R.A., Nienaber, J.A. 2005. Measuring the spatial variability of ammonia emission from feedlot surfaces as identified by electromagnetic induction methods. American Society of Agri Engineeers Special Meetings and Conferences Papers. Paper #054087.
Potential Nitrification Activity and Abundance of Nitrifying Bacteria in Beef Cattle Feedlot Soils - (Abstract Only)
Miller, D.N., Woodbury, B.L. 2005. Potential nitrification activity and abundance of nitrifying bacteria in beef cattle feedlot soils [abstract]. In: ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 6-10, 2005, Salt Lake City, Utah. 2005 CDROM.
Small-scale, hydrogen-oxidizing-denitrifying bioreactor for treatment of nitrate-contaminated drinking water Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, R.L., Buckwalter, S.P., Repert, D.A., Miller, D.N. 2006. Small-scale, hydrogen-oxidizing-denitrifying bioreactor for treatment of nitrate-contaminated drinking water. Water Research 39:2014-2023.
Development and Application of An Inexpensive Chamber for Analysis of Voc's - (Proceedings)
Woodbury, B.L., Miller, D.N., Eigenberg, R.A., Nienaber, J.A. 2005. Development and application of an inexpensive chamber for analysis of voc's. In: Symposium State of the Science, Animal Manure and Waste Management. January 5-7, 2005. San Antonio, Texas. 2005 CDROM.
Impact of Dried Skim Milk in Production Diets on Lactobacillus and Pathogenic Bacterial Shedding in Growing-Finishing Swine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wells, J.E., Yen, J.T., Miller, D.N. 2005. Impact of dried skim milk in production diets on lactobacillus and pathogenic bacterial shedding in growing-finishing swine. Journal of Applied Microbiology 99:400-407.
Cattle Feedlot Soil Moisture and Manure Content: I. Impacts on Greenhouse Gases, Odor Compounds, Nitrogen Losses, and Dust - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller, D.N., Berry, E.D. 2005. Cattle feedlot soil moisture and manure content: I. Impacts on greenhouse gases, odor compounds, nitrogen losses, and dust. Journal of Environmental Quality. 34:644-655.
Feeding High Moisture Corn Instead of Dry Rolled Corn Reduces Odor Production in Finishing Beef Cattle Manure Without Sacrificing Performance - (Proceedings)
Archibeque, S.L., Freetly, H.C., Miller, D.N., Ferrell, C.L. 2005. Feeding high moisture corn instead of dry rolled corn reduces odor production in finishing beef cattle manure without sacrificing performance. In: Proceedings of the Symposium on the State of the Science Animal Manure and Waste Management, January 5-7, 2005, San Antonio, Texas. 2005 CDROM.
Assessment of Nitrification Potential in Ground Water Using Short Term, Single-Well Injection Experiments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, R.L., Baumgartner, L.K., Miller, D.N., Repeter, D.A., Bohlke, J.K. 2006. Assessment of nitrification potential in ground water using short term, single-well injection experiments. Microbial Ecology (51:22-35)
Cattle Feedlot Soil Moisture and Manure Content: Ii. Impact on Escherichia Coli O157 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Berry, E.D., Miller, D.N. 2005. Cattle feedlot soil moisture and manure content: II. Impact on Escherichia coli O157. Journal of Environmental Quality. 34:656-663.
Nitrification and Denitrification Potential Associated with a Semi-Permeable Swine Waste Lagoon Biocover - (Abstract Only)
Miller, D.N., Baumgartner, J.W. 2004. Nitrification and denitrification potential associated with a semi-permeable swine waste lagoon biocover [abstract]. Third Annual Microbiology Meeting, Lincoln, NE, August 16, 2004.
Microbial Activities and Feedlot Emisions - (Abstract Only)
Miller, D.N., Berry, E.D., Varel, V.H. 2004. Microbial activities and feedlot emisions. Procedings of the International Annual Meetings of the American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America, October 31 - November 4, 2004, Seattle, WA, 2004 CDROM.
Simple Protocol for Determining Dust Potentials from Cattle Feedlot Soils - (Review Article)
Woodbury, B.L., Miller, D.N. 2004. Simple protocol for determining dust potentials from cattle feedlot soils. ASAE Resource Magazine, December: p 11-12.
Dried Skim Milk As a Replacement for Soybean Meal in Growing-Finishing Diets: Effects on Growth Performance, Apparent Total-Tract Nitrogen Digestibility, Urinary and Fecal Nitrogen Excretion, and Carcass Traits in Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yen, J., Wells, J., Miller, D.N. 2004. Dried skim milk as a replacement for soybean meal in growing-finishing diets: Effects on growth performance, apparent total-tract nitrogen digestibility, urinary and fecal nitrogen excretion, and carcass traits in pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 82:3338-3345.
Eugenol Stimulates Lactate Accumulation Yet Inhibits Volatile Fatty Acid Production and Eliminates Coliform Bacteria in Cattle and Swine Waste - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Varel, V.H., Miller, D.L. 2004. Eugenol stimulates lactate accumulation yet inhibits volatile fatty acid production and eliminates coliform bacteria in cattle and swine waste. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 97:1001-1005.
Combination of a Urease Inhibitor and a Plant Essential Oil for Control of Fecal Coliforms and Emissions of Odor and Ammonia from Cattle Waste - (Abstract Only)
Varel, V.H., Wells, J., Miller, D.N. 2004. Combination of a urease inhibitor and a plant essential oil for control of fecal coliforms and emissions of odor and ammonia from cattle waste [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science 82(Suppl. 1):302.
Effect of Dry Skim Milk on Fecal Bacterial Populations and Salmonella Shedding in Growing-Finishing Swine - (Abstract Only)
Wells, J., Yen, J., Miller, D.N. 2004. Effect of dry skim milk on fecal bacterial populations and salmonella shedding in growing-finishing swine[abstract]. Journal of Animal Science 82(Suppl. 1):174-175.
Influence of Genotype and Diet on Steer Performance - (Abstract Only)
Ferrell, C.L., Berry, E.D., Freetly, H.C., Miller, D.N. 2004. Influence of genotype and diet on steer performance [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science 82(Suppl. 1):42.
Effect of Plant Phenolics on Escherichia Coli O157:h7 Survival in Bovine Feces - (Abstract Only)
Wells, J.E., Berry, E.D., Miller, D.N., Varel, V.H. 2004. Effect of plant phenolics on Escherichia coli O157:H7 survival in bovine feces. In: Proceedings of the 104th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, May 23-27, 2004, New Orleans, Louisiana. 2004 CDROM.
Differences in Feedlot Surface Moisture and Manure Content Control Odor Compound Production, Dust Potential, Greenhouse Gas Emission, and Nutrient Content - (Abstract Only)
MILLER, D.N., BERRY, E.D., VAREL, V.H. DIFFERENCES IN FEEDLOT SURFACE MOISTURE AND MANURE CONTENT CONTROL ODOR COMPOUND PRODUCTION, DUST POTENTIAL, GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSION, AND NUTRIENT CONTENT. CD-ROM. Denver, CO.: AMERICAN SOCIETY OF AGRONOMY, CROP SCIENCE SOCIETY OF AMERICA, AND SOIL SOCIETY OF AMERICA ANNUAL MEETING. 2003.
Hydrogen Sulfide Concentration in Vicinity of Beef Cattle Feedlots - (Other)
KOELSCH, R.K., WOODBURY, B.L., STENBERG, D.E., MILLER, D.N., SCHULTE, D.D. HYDROGEN SULFIDE CONCENTRATION IN VICINITY OF BEEF CATTLE FEEDLOTS. NEBRASKA BEEF AND SHEEP RESEARCH REPORT, 74-77. 2004.
Total Reduced Sulfur Concentrations in the Vicinity of Beef Cattle Feedlots - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
KOELSCH, R.K., WOODBURY, B.L., STENBERG, D.E., MILLER, D.N., SCHULTE, D.D. TOTAL REDUCED SULFUR CONCENTRATIONS IN THE VICINITY OF BEEF CATTLE FEEDLOTS. APPLIED ENGINEERING IN AGRICULTURE, 20(1):77-85. 2004.
Plant Oils Thymol and Eugenol Affect Cattle and Swine Wastes Emissions Differently - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Varel, V.H., Miller, D.N., Lindsay, A.D. 2004. Plant oils thymol and eugenol affect cattle and swine wastes emissions differently. Water Science and Technology 50(4):207-213.
Swine Manure Composition Affects the Biochemical Origins, Composition, and Accumulation of Odorous Compounds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
MILLER, D.N., VAREL, V.H. SWINE MANURE COMPOSITION AFFECTS THE BIOCHEMICAL ORIGINS, COMPOSITION, AND ACCUMULATION OF ODOROUS COMPOUNDS. JOURNAL OF ANIMAL SCIENCE. 2003. v. 81. p. 2131-2138.
Simple Protocols to Determine Dust Potentials from Cattle Feedlot Soil and Surface Samples - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
MILLER, D.N., WOODBURY, B.L. SIMPLE PROTOCOLS TO DETERMINE DUST POTENTIALS FROM CATTLE FEEDLOT SOIL AND SURFACE SAMPLES. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY. 2003. v. 32. p. 1634-1640.
Slow-Release Thyme Oil Granules for Control of Odor and Pathogens in Feedlot Cattle Waste - (Abstract Only)
VAREL, V.H., MILLER, D.N., BERRY, E.D. SLOW-RELEASE THYME OIL GRANULES FOR CONTROL OF ODOR AND PATHOGENS IN FEEDLOT CATTLE WASTE. JOURNAL OF ANIMAL SCIENCE. 2003. v. 81(SUPP.1): ABSTRACT P. 77.
Effect of Moisture and Manure Content on Microbial Processes in Cattle Feedlot Soils: Greenhouse Gases, Nutrient Losses, and Odors - (Abstract Only)
MILLER, D.N., BERRY, E.D. EFFECT OF MOISTURE AND MANURE CONTENT ON MICROBIAL PROCESSES IN CATTLE FEEDLOT SOILS: GREENHOUSE GASES, NUTRIENT LOSSES, AND ODORS. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF MICROBIOLOGY MEETING. 2003. Abstract p. 547.
Effect of Moisture and Manure Content on the Growth and Survival of Escherichia Coli O157:h7 in Cattle Feedlot Soils - (Abstract Only)
BERRY, E.D., MILLER, D.N. EFFECT OF MOISTURE AND MANURE CONTENT ON THE GROWTH AND SURVIVAL OF ESCHERICHIA COLI O157:H7 IN CATTLE FEEDLOT SOILS. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF MICROBIOLOGY MEETING. 2003. Abstract p. 550.
Survey of Hydrogen Sulfide Concentrations in Vicinity of Beef Cattle Feedlots - (Other) - (29-Jul-02)
The Effect of Starch, Casein, and Cellulose Additions on Odor Compound Composition and Accumulation in Cattle Feedlots - (Abstract Only)
Miller, D.N., Varel, V.H. 2002. The effect of starch, casein, and cellulose additions on odor compound composition and accumulation in cattle feedlots [abstract]. 102nd General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, Salt Lake City, UT, pp. 432.
An in Vitro Study of Manure Composition on the Biochemical Origins, Composition, and Accumulation of Odorous Compounds in Cattle Feedlots - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller, D.N., Varel, V.H. 2002. An in vitro study of manure composition on the biochemical origins, composition, and accumulation of odorous compounds in cattle feedlots. Journal of Animal Science. 80:2214-2222.
Effect of Carvacrol and Thymol on Odor Emissions from Livestock Wastes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Varel, V.H., Miller, D.N. 2001. Effect of carvacrol and thymol on odor emissions from livestock wastes. Water Science and Technology. 44(9)143-148.
Total Reduced Sulfur Concentration in Beef Cattle Feedlots - (Proceedings)
KOELSCH, R.K., WOODBURY, B.L., STENBERG, D., MILLER, D.N., SCHULTE, D. TOTAL REDUCED SULFUR CONCENTRATION IN BEEF CATTLE FEEDLOTS. MEETING ABSTRACT.
Seasonal and Spatial Variations of Denitrifying Enzyme Activity in Feedlot Soil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodbury, B.L., Miller, D.N., Nienaber, J.A., Eigenberg, R.A. 2001. Seasonal and spatial variations of denitrifying enzyme activity in feedlot soil. Transactions of the ASAE 44(6):1635-1642. 2001.
Effect of Nitrate and Oxidized Iron on the Accumulation and Consumption of Odor Compounds in Cattle Feedlot Soils - (Proceedings)
Miller, D.N., Varel, V.H. 2001. Effect of nitrate and oxidized iron on the accumulation and consumption of odor compounds in cattle feedlot soils. In: International Symposium Addressing Animal Production and Environmental Issues, October 3-5, 2001, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. p. 84-92.
In Vitro Study of the Biochemical Origin and Production Limits of Odorous Compounds in Cattle Feedlots - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller, D.N., Varel, V.H. 2001. In vitro study of the biochemical origin and production limits of odorous compounds in cattle feedlots. Journal of Animal Science. 79:2949-2956.
Accumulation and Consumption of Odorous Compounds in Feedlot Soils under Aerobic, Fermentative, and Anaerobic Respiratory Conditions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller, D.N. 2001. Accumulation and consumption of odorous compounds in feedlot soils under aerobic, fermentative, and anaerobic respiratory conditions. Journal of Animal Science. 79:2503-2512.
Effect of Carvacrol and Thymol on Odor Emissions from Livestock Wastes - (Proceedings)
Varel, V.H., Miller, D.N. 2001. Effect of carvacrol and thymol on odor emissions from livestock wastes. In: Proceedings of the 1st IWA International Conference on Odour and VOCs: Measurement, Regulation and Control Techniques, March 25-29, 2001, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. p. 231-236.
Plant-Derived Oils Reduce Pathogens and Gaseous Emissions from Stored Cattle Waste - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Varel, V.H., Miller, D.N. 2001. Plant-derived oils reduce pathogens and gaseous emissions from stored cattle waste. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 67:1366-1370.
Factors Controlling the Production and Consumption of Odor Compounds in Cattle Feedlot Soils - (Proceedings)
Miller, D.N. 2000. Factors controlling the production and consumption of odor compounds in cattle feedlot soils. Proceedings of Innovative Technologies for Planning Animal Feeding Operations, December 4-6, 2000, Denver, Colorado. p. 71-79.
Evaluation of Gel Filtration Resins for the Removal of Pcr-Inhibitory Substances from Soils and Sediments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller, D.N. 2001. Evaluation of gel filtration resins for the removal of PCR-inhibitory substances from soils and sediments. Journal of Microbiological Methods. 44:49-58.
Seasonal and Spatial Denitrification Enzyme Activity of a Feedlot Soil - (Abstract Only) - (16-Aug-00)
Seasonal Variations on Denitrifying Enzyme Activity of Feedlot Soil - (Other) - (11-Jul-00)
Reduction of Odor Gases from Cattle Manure with Chemical Additives - (Abstract Only)
Varel, V.H., Miller, D.N. 1999. Reduction of odor gases from cattle manure with chemical additives [abstract]. In: Proceedings of the Animal Feeding Operations: Effects on Hydrologic Resources and the Environment; USGS, AFO Workshop, August 30 - September 1, 1999, Fort Collins, Colorado. p. 34.
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