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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: REDUCTION OF NUTRIENT LOSSES AND AERIAL EMISSIONS FROM LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION FACILITIES Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Evaluation of commercially available enzymes, probiotics, or yeast on apparent total-tract nutrient digestion and growth in nursery and finishing pigs fed diets containing corn dried distillers grains with solubles - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Shurson, J.C. 2013. Critical evaluation of commercially available enzymes, probiotics, and yeast on apparent nutrient digestion and growth in nursery and finishing pigs fed diets containing 30% dried distillers grains with solubles. Journal of Animal Science. 29:508-517.
Broad diversity and newly cultured bacterial isolates from enrichment of pig feces on complex polysaccharides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziemer, C.J., Kerr, B.J., Arcidiacono, S., Ragauskas, A.J., Morrison, M. 2013. Broad diversity and newly cultured bacterial isolates from enrichment of pig feces on complex polysaccharides. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 66:448-461.
The use of a covariate reduces experimental error in nutrient digestion studies in growing pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jacobs, B.M., Patience, J.F., Lindemann, M.D., Stalder, K.J., Kerr, B.J. 2013. The use of a covariate reduces experimental error in nutrient digestion studies in growing pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 91(2):804-810.
Feeding biofuels co-products to pigs - (Book / Chapter)
Shurson, J.C., Zijlstra, R.T., Kerr, B.J., Stein, H.H. 2012. Feeding biofuels co-products to pigs. In: Makkar, H.P.S., editor. Biofuel Co-products as Livestock Feed—Opportunities and Challenges. Rome, Italy: FAO Publishers. pp. 175-208.
Impact of United States biofuels co-products on the feed industry - (Book / Chapter)
Shurson, J.C., Tilstra, H., Kerr, B.J. 2012. Impact of United States biofuels co-products on the feed industry. In: Makkar, H.P.S., editor. Biofuel Co-products as Livestock Feed—Opportunities and Challenges. Rome, Italy: FAO Publishers. pp. 35-60.
Effects of feeding fiber-fermenting bacteria to pigs on nutrient digestion, fecal output, and plasma energy metabolites - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziemer, C.J., Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Arcidacono, S., Morrison, M., Ragauskas, A. 2012. Effects of feeding fiber-fermenting bacteria to pigs on nutrient digestion, fecal output, and plasma energy metabolites. Journal of Animal Science. 90:4020-4027.
The alternate sigma factor RpoS protects against silver ion toxicity in Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium - (Abstract Only)
Yun, J., Choi, S., Bearson, B.L., Lee, I. 2012. The alternate sigma factor RpoS protects against silver ion toxicity in Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium. International Meeting of the Microbiological Society of Korea; 5/3-4/12; Seoul, Republic of Korea. p. 41.
Phenotype microarray analysis of a Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium qseC mutant compared to a qseBC mutant and the wild-type strain - (Abstract Only)
Bearson, B.L., Bearson, S.M.D., Lee, I.S. 2012. Phenotype microarray analysis of a Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium qseC mutant compared to a qseBC mutant and the wild-type strain [abstract]. In: Abstracts of the 112th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, June 16-19, 2012, San Francisco, California. p. 228.
Effect of lipid source and oxidation level on metabolic oxidation status of young pigs - (Abstract Only)
Liu, P., Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Chen, C., Johnston, L., Shurson, G. 2012. Effect of lipid source and oxidation level on metabolic oxidation status of young pigs [abstract]. Midwestern Section of the American Society of Animal Science. Journal of Animal Science 90 (Suppl. 2):75.
Evaluation of Rhizopus oligosporus in nursery pig diets on growth performance and nutrient digestibility - (Abstract Only)
Van Sambeek, D., Weber, T.E., Kerr, B.J., Van Leeuwen, J., Gabler, N. 2012. Evaluation of Rhizopus oligosporus in nursery pig diets on growth performance and nutrient digestibility [abstract]. Midwestern Section of the American Society of Animal Science. Journal of Animal Science 90 (Suppl. 2):129.
Influence of thermally-oxidized oils and fats on growth performance and health status of young pigs - (Abstract Only)
Liu, P., Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Chen, C., Johnston, L., Shurson, G. 2012. Influence of thermally-oxidized oils and fats on growth performance and health status of young pigs [abstract]. Midwestern Section of the American Society of Animal Science. Journal of Animal Science 90 (Suppl. 2):75.
High sulfur content in dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) protects against oxidized lipids in DDGS by increasing sulfur-containing antioxidants in nursery pigs - (Abstract Only)
Song, R., Chen, C., Johnston, L., Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Shurson, G. 2012. High sulfur content in dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) protects against oxidized lipids in DDGS by increasing sulfur-containing antioxidants in nursery pigs [abstract]. Midwestern Section of the American Society of Animal Science. Journal of Animal Science 90 (Suppl. 2):11.
Effect of lipid source and oxidation level on DE, ME, and apparent total tract digestibility (ATTD) of DM, GE, EE, N, and C in young pigs - (Abstract Only)
Liu, P., Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Chen, C., Johnston, L., Shurson, G. 2012. Effect of lipid source and oxidation level on DE, ME, and apparent total tract digestibility (ATTD) of DM, GE, EE, N, and C in young pigs [abstract]. Midwestern Section of the American Society of Animal Science. Journal of Animal Science 90 (Suppl. 2):105.
Effects of feeding diets containing highly oxidized dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) with increasing vitamin E levels to wean-finish pigs on growth performance, carcass composition, and pork fat quality - (Abstract Only)
Song, R., Chen, C., Johnston, L., Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Shurson, G. 2012. Effects of feeding diets containing highly oxidized dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) with increasing vitamin E levels to wean-finish pigs on growth performance, carcass composition, and pork fat quality [abstract]. Midwestern Section of the American Society of Animal Science. Journal of Animal Science 90 (Suppl. 2):64.
Standardized ileal digestible tryptophan to lysine ratios in growing pigs fed corn-based and non-corn-based diets - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Quant, A.D., Lindemann, M., Kerr, B.J., Payne, R.L., Cromwell, G.L. 2012. Standardized ileal digestible tryptophan to lysine ratios in growing pigs fed corn-based and non-corn-based diets. Journal of Animal Science. 90:1270-1279.
Metabolic effects of dietary sugar beet pulp or wheat bran in growing female pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weber, T.E., Kerr, B.J. 2012. Metabolic effects of dietary sugar beet pulp or wheat bran in growing female pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 90:523-532.
Utilization of crude glycerin in nonruminants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kerr, B.J. 2011. Utilization of crude glycerin in nonruminants. Brazilian Animal Science Society. 40:344-351.
Apparent metabolizable energy of crude glycerin originating from different sources in broiler chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dozier,III, W.A., Kerr, B.J., Branton, S.L. 2011. Apparent metabolizable energy of crude glycerin originating from different sources in broiler chickens. Poultry Science. 90:2528-2534.
Utilization of crude glycerin in nonruminants     Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Kerr, B.J., Shurson, G.C., Johnston, L.J., Dozier, III, W.A. 2011. Utilization of crude glycerin in nonruminants. In: Montero, G., Stoytcheva, M., editors. Biodiesel-Quality, Emissions and By-Products. Rijeka, Croatia: Intech Publishers. pp. 365-380. Available: http://www.intechopen.com/articles/show/title/utilization-of-crude-glycerin-in-nonruminants.
Effect of dietary distillers dried grains with solubles on indicators of oxidative stress and immune function in growing pigs     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weber, T.E., Kerr, B.J. 2011. Effect of dietary distillers dried grains with solubles on indicators of oxidative stress and immune function in growing pigs. Livestock Science [LIVSCI-01614]. p. 1-7. Available: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1871141311002514.
Energy determination of corn co-products fed to broiler chicks from 15 to 24 days of age and use of composition analysis to predict AMEn - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rochell, S.J., Kerr, B.J., Dozier, III, W.A. 2011. Energy determination of corn co-products fed to broiler chicks from 15 to 24 days of age and use of composition analysis to predict AMEn. Poultry Science. 90:1999-2007.
Serological response of swine to an attenuated Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium strain that reduces gastrointestinal colonization, fecal shedding and disease due to virulent Salmonella Typhimurium - (Abstract Only)
Bearson, B.L., Bearson, S.M. 2011. Serological response of swine to an attenuated Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium strain that reduces gastrointestinal colonization, fecal shedding and disease due to virulent Salmonella Typhimurium. 9th International Conference on the Epidemiology and Control of biological, chemical and physical hazards in pigs and pork, June 19-22, 2011, Maastricht, Netherlands. p. 228.
Effect of commercial feed additives in nursery and finisher pig diets containing DDGS on nutrient digestibility and growth performance - (Abstract Only)
Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Shurson, G.C. 2011. Effect of commercial feed additives in nursery and finisher pig diets containing DDGS on nutrient digestibility and growth performance [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. 89:112(E-Suppl.2).
An attenuated Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium strain reduces disease severity, fecal shedding, and gastrointestinal colonization in swine due to virulent S. Typhimurium challenge - (Abstract Only)
Bearson, B.L., Bearson, S.M. 2011. An attenuated Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium strain reduces disease severity, fecal shedding, and gastrointestinal colonization in swine due to virulent S. Typhimurium challenge [abstract]. In: Abstracts of the 111th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, May 21-24, 2011, New Orleans, Louisana. p. 179.
Host specific differences alter the requirement for certain Salmonella genes during swine colonization - (Review Article)
Bearson, B.L., Bearson, S.M. 2011. Host specific differences alter the requirement for certain Salmonella genes during swine colonization. Veterinary Microbiology. 150:215-219.
Estimation of the standardized ileal digestible valine to lysine ratio in 13- to 32-kilogram pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gaines, A.M., Kendall, D.C., Allee, G.L., Usry, J.L., Kerr, B.J. 2011. Estimation of the standardized ileal digestible valine to lysine ratio in 13- to 32-kilogram pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 89:736-742.
Effect of dietary inorganic sulfur level on growth performance, fecal composition, and measures of inflammation and sulfate-reducing bacteria in the intestine of growing pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Ziemer, C.J., Spence, C., Cotta, M.A., Whitehead, T.R. 2011. Effect of dietary inorganic sulfur level on growth performance, fecal composition, and measures of inflammation and sulfate-reducing bacteria in the intestine of growing pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 89:426-437.
Enzymes for use in high DDGS swine diets - (Proceedings)
Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Anderson, P.B., Shurson, G.C. 2010. Enzymes for use in high DDGS swine diets. 68th Minnesota Swine Nutrition Conference, Sept. 21, 2010, Owatanna, MN. p. 129-152.
Impact of Dietary Markers on Fecal Microbial Ecology, Fecal VFA, and Nutrient Digestibility Coefficients in Finishing Pigs - (Proceedings)
Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Ziemer, C.J. 2010. Impact of Dietary Markers on Fecal Microbial Ecology, Fecal VFA, and Nutrient Digestibility Coefficients in Finishing Pigs. In: Proceedings of the 3rd International EAAP Symposium on Energy and Protein Metabolism and Nutrition, September 6-10, 2010, Parma, Italy. p. 397-398.
Further Comparison of Direct and Indirect Estimates of Apparent Nutrient Digestibility with Effort to Reduce Variation by Pooling of Multi-day Fecal Samples - (Proceedings)
Agudelo, J.H., Escobar, C.S., Lindemann, M.D., Kerr, B.J., Cromwell, G.L. 2010. Further Comparison of Direct and Indirect Estimates of Apparent Nutrient Digestibility with Effort to Reduce Variation by Pooling of Multi-day Fecal Samples. In: Crovetto, G.M. (ed.) Proceedings of the 3rd International EAAP Symposium on Energy & Protein Metabolism & Nutrition, September 6-10, 2010 in Parma, Italy. p. 151-152.
Evaluation of glycerol, a biodiesel co-product, in grow-finish pig diets to support growth and pork quality - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schieck, S.J., Shurson, G.C., Kerr, B.J., Johnston, L.J. 2010. Evaluation of glycerol, a biodiesel co-product, in grow-finish pig diets to support growth and pork quality. Journal of Animal Science. 88:3927-3935.
Speciation of volatile organic compounds from poultry production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabue, S.L., Scoggin, K.D., Li, H., Burns, R., Xin, H., Hatfield, J.L. 2010. Speciation of volatile organic compounds from poultry production. Atmospheric Environment. 44:3538-3546.
Firmicutes and Bacteroidetes Dominate Fiber Degrading Bacteria Isolated from Pig Feces - (Abstract Only)
Ziemer, C.J. 2010. Firmicutes and Bacteroidetes Dominate Fiber Degrading Bacteria Isolated from Pig Feces [abstract]. The ISME Journal: Multidisciplinary Journal of Microbial Ecology, August 22-27, 2010, Seattle, WA. 2010 CD-ROM.
Use of Crude Glycerol, a Biodiesel Co-product, in Diets for Lactating Sows - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schieck, S.J., Johnston, L.J., Kerr, B.J., Baidoo, S.K., Shurson, G.C. 2010. Use of Crude Glycerol, a Biodiesel Co-product, in Diets for Lactating Sows. Journal of Animal Science. 88:2648-2656.
Changes in bacterial communities of swine feces during continuous culture with starch - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ricca, D.M., Kerr, B.J., Ziemer, C.J. 2010. Changes in bacterial communities of swine feces during continuous culture with starch. Anaerobe. 16:516-521.
Increased Fiber Digestion and Decreased Fecal Output in Pigs Fed Fibrolytic Bacteria - (Abstract Only)
Ziemer, C.J., Arcidiacano, S., Ragaukas, A., Moorison, M. 2010. Increased Fiber Digestion and Decreased Fecal Output in Pigs Fed Fibrolytic Bacteria [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. ADSA-ASAS-PSA Annual Meeting, July 11-15, 2010, Denver, CO. 2010 CD-ROM.
Cellulose Degradation Kinetics of Two Novel Bacterial Isolates That Preferentially Hydrolyze Crystalline Domains - (Abstract Only)
Soares, J.W., Ragauskas, A., Muller, W.S., Ziemer, C.J., Arcidiacano, S. 2010. Cellulose Degradation Kinetics of Two Novel Bacterial Isolates That Preferentially Hydrolyze Crystalline Domains [abstract]. American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, May 23-27, 2010, San Diego, CA. 2010 CD-ROM.
Fate and Transport of Zoonotic, Bacterial, Viral, and Parasitic Pathogens During Swine Manure Treatment, Storage, and Land Application - (Review Article)
Ziemer, C.J., Bonner, J., Cole, D., Vinje, J., Constantini, V., Goyal, S., Gramer, M., Mackie, R., Meng, X.J., Myers, G., Saif, L.J. 2010. Fate and Transport of Zoonotic, Bacterial, Viral, and Parasitic Pathogens During Swine Manure Treatment, Storage, and Land Application. Journal of Animal Science. 88:E84-E94.
Decreasing Diet Density: Direct Fed Microbials and L-threonine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kidd, M.T., Corzo, A., Dozier, W.A., Araujo, L., Coufal, C.D., Kerr, B.J. 2010. Decreasing Diet Density: Direct Fed Microbials and L-threonine. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. 9(1):5-9.
Dietary glycine and threonine interactive effects in broilers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Corzo, A., Kidd, M.T., Dozier, W.A., Kerr, B.J. 2009. Dietary Glycine and Threonine Interactive Effects in Broilers. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. 18(1):79-84.
Evaluation of Elevated Dietary Corn Fiber from Corn Germ Meal in Growing Female Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weber, T.E., Trabue, S.L., Ziemer, C.J., Kerr, B.J. 2009. Evaluation of Elevated Dietary Corn Fiber from Corn Germ Meal in Growing Female Pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 88:192-201.
Dietary Lysine Responses of Male Broilers From 14 to 28 Days of Age Subjected to Different Environmental Conditions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dozier, W.A., Corzo, A., Kidd, M.T., Tillman, P.B., Purswell, J.L., Kerr, B.J. 2009. Dietary Lysine Requirements of Male Broilers From 14 to 28 Days of Age Subjected to Different Environmental Conditions. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. 18:690-698.
Effect of Phytase on Apparent Total Tract Digestibility of Phosphorus in Corn-Soybean Meal Diets Fed to 100 kg Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Miller, P.S., Southern, L.L. 2009. Effect of Phytase on Apparent Total Tract Digestibility of Phosphorus in Corn-Soybean Meal Diets Fed to 100 kg Pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 88:238-247.
Digestible and Metabolizable Energy Content of Crude Glycerin Originating from Different Sources in Growing Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Dozier III, W.A., Kidd, M.T. 2009. Digestible and Metabolizable Energy Content of Crude Glycerin Originating from Different Sources in Growing Pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 87:4042-4049.
Odor Mitigation with Tree Buffers: Swine Production Case Study - (Proceedings)
Trabue, S.L., Sauer, T.J., Pfeiffer, R.L., Hernandez Ramirez, G., Tyndall, J. 2009. Odor Mitigation with Tree Buffers: Swine Production Case Study. In: Proceedings of the 3rd International Congress on Biotechniques for Air Pollution Control, September 28-30, 2009, Delft, Netherlands. p. 296-299.
Identifying Key Odors Offsite From Animal Feeding Operation - (Abstract Only)
Trabue, S.L., Mcconnell, L.L., Maghirang, R., Sauer, T.J. 2009. Identifying Key Odors Offsite From Animal Feeding Operation [abstract]. American Chemical Society Abstracts. American Chemical Society 238th National Meeting, August 16-20, 2009, Washington, D.C. Abstract No. AGR182.
Enhancement of Hydrocarbon Components from Anaerobic Swine Waste Using an Environmental Microbial Pre-treatment - (Abstract Only)
Biffinger, J.C., Ziemer, C.J., Fitzgerald, L.A., Ringeisen, B.R., Zainal, T., Henry, K. 2009. Enhancement of Hydrocarbon Components from Anaerobic Swine Waste Using an Environmental Microbial Pre-treatment [abstract]. American Chemical Society National Meeting, August 16-20, 2009, Washington, DC. 2009 CD-ROM.
Phosphitylation and Quantitative 31P-NMR Analysis of Partially Substituted Biodiesel Glycerols - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Nagy, M., Kerr, B.J., Ziemer, C.J., Ragauskas, A.J. 2009. Phosphitylation and Quantitative 31P-NMR Analysis of Partially Substituted Biodiesel Glycerols. Fuel. 88:1793-1797.
Crude glycerin in swine - (Popular Publication)
Kerr, B.J. 2009. Crude glycerin in swine. Electronic Weekly Newsletter of Biodiesel Magazine. 46. Available: http://www.biodieselmagazine.com/biodiesel-newsletter/newsletter.jsp?newsletterId=46.
Determining the Optimum Dietary Tryptophan to Lysine Ratio in Growing Pigs Fed Diets Formulated with Hhigher Levels of Other Essential Amino Acids - (Abstract Only)
Quant, A.D., Lindemann, M.D., Cromwell, G.L., Kerr, B.J., Payne, R.L. 2009. Determining the Optimum Dietary Tryptophan to Lysine Ratio in Growing Pigs Fed Diets Formulated with Hhigher Levels of Other Essential Amino Acids. Journal of Animal Science. 87:84.
Evaluation of Crude Glycerol, a Biodiesel Co-product, in Growing Pig Diets to Support Growth and Improve Pork Quality - (Abstract Only)
Schieck, S.J., Johnston, L.J., Shurson, G.C., Kerr, B.J. 2009. Evaluation of Crude Glycerol, a Biodiesel Co-product, in Growing Pig Diets to Support Growth and Improve Pork Quality. Journal of Animal Science. 87:90.
Use of crude glycerol, a biodiesel co-product, in diets for lactating sows - (Abstract Only)
Schieck, S.J., Johnston, L.J., Kerr, B.J., Baidoo, S.K., Shurson, G.C. 2009. Use of crude glycerol, a biodiesel co-product, in diets for lactating sows. Journal of Animal Science. 87:63.
Energy Determination of Corn Co-products Fed to Finishing Pigs and Use of In Vitro OM Digestibility to Predict In Vivo ME - (Abstract Only)
Anderson, P.V., Shurson, G.C., Kerr, B.J. 2009. Energy Determination of Corn Co-products Fed to Finishing Pigs and Use of In Vitro OM Digestibility to Predict In Vivo ME. Journal of Animal Science. 87:69.
Ethanol Corn Co-product Assessment Opportunities and Challenges in the Swine Industry - (Abstract Only)
Kerr, B.J., Anderson, P.V., Shurson, G.C. 2009. Ethanol Corn Co-product Assessment Opportunities and Challenges in the Swine Industry. Journal of Animal Science. 87:82.
Fate and Transport of Zoonotic Bacterial, Viral, and Parasitic Pathogens During Swine Manure Treatment, Storage, and Land Application - (Abstract Only)
Ziemer, C.J., Bonner, J. 2009. Fate and Transport of Zoonotic Bacterial, Viral, and Parasitic Pathogens During Swine Manure Treatment, Storage, and Land Application [abstract]. In: Proceedings of 2009 Joint Annual Meeting of American Dairy Science Association, Canadian Society of Animal Science, and American Society of Animal Science, July 12-16, 2009, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 2009 CDROM.
Isolation and Identification of Fiber-utilizing Bacteria From Pigs - (Abstract Only)
Kerr, B.J., Ziemer, C.J. 2009. Isolation and Identification of Fiber-utilizing Bacteria From Pigs [abstract]. In: Proceedings of the American Society Microbiology 109th General Meeting, May 17-21, 2009, Philadelphia, PA 2009 CDROM.
Modification of composition and spatial distribution of intestinal microbiota following antibiotic therapy in immunocompetent defined flora C3H/HeN mice - (Abstract Only)
Overstreet, A., Jergens, A., Ramer-Tait, A., Gallup, J., Ziemer, C.J., Atherly, T.A., Wannemuehler, M. 2009. Modification of composition and spatial distribution of intestinal microbiota following antibiotic therapy in immunocompetent defined flora C3H/HeN mice [abstract]. In: Proceedings of Digestive Disease Week, May 31-June 4, 2009, Chicago, IL CDROM.
Isolation of fiber degrading bacteria from pig feces - (Abstract Only)
Ziemer, C.J., Kerr, B.J. 2009. Isolation of fiber degrading bacteria from pig feces. In: Proceedings of the Conference on Gastroinestinal Function, April 20-22, 2009, Chicago, IL. Microb. Ecol. 57:587.
Distant Odors: Identifying Key Odors Associated With Cattle Feedlots Downwind - (Proceedings)
Trabue, S.L., Maghirang, R., Mcconnell, L.L. 2009. Distant Odors: Identifying Key Odors Associated With Cattle Feedlots Downwind. In: Proceedings of Air & Waste Management Association's Annual Conference & Exhibition, Detroit, Michigan, June 16-19, 2009. Paper No. 113.
Crude glycerin in swine - (Popular Publication)
Kerr, B.J. 2009. Crude glycerin in swine. Pork. January 2009. p. 16.
Portable Time of Flight-mass Spec and Animal Feeding Operations - (Abstract Only)
Scoggin, K.D., Trabue, S.L., Mcconnell, L.L. 2009. Portable Time of Flight-mass Spec and Animal Feeding Operations [abstract]. In: Proceedings of Pittcon Meeting. Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, March 8-13, 2009, Chicago, IL. Paper No. 2180-8.
Metabolic Effects of Diets High in Corn Fiber in Growing Female Pigs - (Abstract Only)
Weber, T.E., Kerr, B.J. 2008. Metabolic Effects of Diets High in Corn Fiber in Growing Female Pigs [abstract]. Proceedings of Sixth International Congress on Farm Animal Endocrinology, November 14-16, 2008, Roanoke, Virginia. p. 84.
Headspace analysis of polar organic compounds in biological matrixes using solid phase microextraction (SPME) - (Abstract Only)
Trabue, S.L., Franzen, K.M. 2008. Headspace analysis of polar organic compounds in biological matrixes using solid phase microextraction (SPME) [abstract]. In: Proceedings of the American Chemical Society. American Chemical Society 43rd Midwest Regional Meeting, Oct. 8-11, 2008, Kearney, NE. Paper No. 285.
Diet modification as a mitigation tool for swine production - (Proceedings)
Powers, W.J., Zamzow, S.B., Kerr, B.J. 2008. Diet modification as a mitigation tool for swine production. Proceedings of Eighth International Livestock Symposium (ILES VII), August 31 - September 4, 2008, Iguassu Falls, Brazil. 2008 CDROM.
Crude glycerin for monogastrics - (Popular Publication)
Kerr, B.J., Dozier III, W.A. 2008. Crude glycerin for monogastrics. Render Magazine. 37:10-11.
Effect of corn germ meal inclusion in pig diets on microbial ecology in the ileum, cecum and colon - (Proceedings)
Ziemer, C.J., Weber, T.E., Kerr, B.J. 2008. Effect of Corn Germ Meal Inclusion in Pig Diets on Microbial Ecology in the Ileum, Cecum and Colon. In: Proceedings of the 2nd ASM Conference on Beneficial Microbes, Oct. 12-16, 2008, San Diego, CA. p. 53.
Objective and sensory measures of meat quality and fatty acid profile of longissimus intramuscular lipid from pigs fed crude glycerol - (Abstract Only)
Lammers, P., Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Bregendahl, K., Lonergan, S., Prusa, K., Ahn, D., Stoffregen, W.C., Dozier Iii, W.A., Honeyman, M. 2008. Objective and sensory measures of meat quality and fatty acid profile of longissimus intramuscular lipid from pigs fed crude glycerol [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. 86(E-Suppl. 2):317.
Effects of dietary inorganic sulfate levels on growth performance and markers of intestinal inflammation in growing pigs - (Abstract Only)
Weber, T.E., Spence, C., Whitehead, T.R., Kerr, B.J. 2008. Effects of dietary inorganic sulfate levels on growth performance and markers of intestinal inflammation in growing pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 86(E-Suppl. 2):444.
Growth performance, carcass characteristics, meat quality, and tissue histology of growing pigs fed crude glycerin-supplemented diets - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lammers, P.J., Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Bregendahl, K., Lonergan, S.M., Prusa, K.J., Ahn, D.U., Stoffregen, W.C., Dozier III, W.A., Honeyman, M. 2008. Growth performance, carcass characteristics, meat quality, and tissue histology of growing pigs fed crude glycerin-supplemented diets. Journal of Animal Science. 86(11):2962-2970.
Dietary Protein and Cellulose Effects on Chemical and Microbial Characteristics of Swine Feces and Stored Manure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziemer, C.J., Kerr, B.J., Trabue, S.L., Stein, H., Stahl, D.A., Davidson, S.K. 2009. Dietary Protein and Cellulose Effects on Chemical and Microbial Characteristics of Swine Feces and Stored Manure. Journal of Environmental Quality. 38(5):2138-2146.
Synthesis and characterization of 5-bis(benzyl thio)-1, 3, 4-thiadiazole complexes with fac-ReBr3(CO) 32- - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Benny, P.D., Fugate, G.A., Morley, J.E., Twamley, B., Trabue, S.L. 2009. Synthesis and characterization of 5-bis(benzyl thio)-1, 3, 4-thiadiazole complexes with fac-ReBr3(CO) 32-. Inorganica Chimica Acta. 362:1289-1294.
Bacterial Hazards Associated with Swine Wastes - (Other)
Ziemer, C.J., Mackie, R.I. 2008. Bacterial Hazards Associated with Swine Wastes. Scientific and Technical Review. Special Publication No. 29.
Hydrogen sulfide and nonmethane hydrocarbon emissions from broiler houses in the Southeastern United States - (Proceedings)
Li, H., Burns, R., Xin, H., Gates, R., Trabue, S.L., Overhults, D., Moody, L., Earnest, J. 2008. Hydrogen sulfide and nonmethane hydrocarbon emissions from broiler houses in the Southeastern United States. Proceedings of ASABE Annual International Meeting, June 29 - July 2, 2008, Providence, Rhode Island. Paper No. 08-4417.
Archaea in the intestinal tract of pigs - (Abstract Only)
Ziemer, C.J., Weber, T.E., Kerr, B.J. 2008. Archaea in the intestinal tract of pigs [abstract]. 12th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, August 17-22, 2008, Cairns, Australia. 2008 CDROM.
Affect of corn germ meal inclusion in pig diets bacterial ecology in the cecum and proximal colon - (Abstract Only)
Ziemer, C.J., Weber, T.E., Kerr, B.J. 2008. Affect of corn germ meal inclusion in pig diets bacterial ecology in the cecum and proximal colon [abstract]. 12th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, August 17-22, 2008. Cairns, Australia. 2008 CDROM.
Response to Dietary Phosphate Deficiency is Affected by Genetic Background in Growing Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alexander, L.S., Ou, A., Cutler, S.A., Mahajan, A., Lonergan, S.M., Rothschild, M.F., Weber, T.E., Kerr, B.J., Stahl, C.H. 2008. Response to Dietary Phosphate Deficiency is Affected by Genetic Background in Growing Pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 86(10):2585-2595.
Animal Emissions Analyzed by both Chemical and Odor Panel Methods - (Proceedings)
Trabue, S.L., Kerr, B.J., Ziemer, C.J., Bearson, B.L. 2008. Animal Emissions Analyzed by both Chemical and Odor Panel Methods. Proceedings of the Air & Waste Management Association Annual Meeting, June 24-27, 2008, Portland, OR. 2008 CDROM.
Comparative Sulfur Analysis Using Thermal Combustion or Inductively Coupled Plasma Methodology and Mineral Composition of Common Livestock Feedstuffs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kerr, B.J., Ziemer, C.J., Weber, T.E., Trabue, S.L., Bearson, B.L., Shurson, G.C., Whitney, M.H. 2008. Comparative Sulfur Analysis Using Thermal Combustion or Inductively Coupled Plasma Methodology and Mineral Composition of Common Livestock Feedstuffs. Journal of Animal Science. 86(9):2377-2384.
Helicobacter bilis infection alters the spatial distribution of commensal bacteria in colitic C3H/HeN mice - (Abstract Only)
Jergens, A., Ziemer, C.J., Atherly, T.A., Doyle, R., Wilson-Welder, J., Dorn, A., Henderson, A., Liu, Z., Clausen, K., Wannemuehler, M. 2008. Helicobacter bilis infection alters the spatial distribution of commensal bacteria in colitic C3H/HeN mice [abstract]. In: Proceedings of Digestive Disease Week, May 17-22, 2008, San Diego, California.
Field sampling method for quantifying odorants in humid environments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabue, S.L., Scoggin, K.D., Li, H., Burns, R., Xin, H. 2008. Field sampling method for quantifying odorants in humid environments. Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. 42:3754-3750.
Effects of adding fibrous feedstuffs to the diet of young pigs on growth performance, intestinal cytokines, and circulating acute phase proteins - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weber, T.E., Ziemer, C.J., Kerr, B.J. 2008. Effects of adding fibrous feedstuffs to the diet of young pigs on growth performance, intestinal cytokines, and circulating acute phase proteins. Journal of Animal Science. 86:871-881.
Ideal ratios of isoleucine, methionine, methionine plus cystine, threonine, tryptophan, and valine relative to lysine for white leghorn-type laying hens of twenty-eight to thirty-four weeks of age - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bregendahl, K., Roberts, S.A., Kerr, B.J., Hoehler, D. 2008. Ideal ratios of isoleucine, methionine, methionine plus cystine, threonine, tryptophan, and valine relative to lysine for white leghorn-type laying hens of twenty-eight to thirty-four weeks of age. Poultry Science. 87:744-758.
Digestable and Metabolizable Energy of Crude Glycerol in Growing Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lammers, P.J., Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Dozier III, W.A., Kidd, M.T., Bregendahl, K., Honeyman, M.S. 2008. Digestable and metabolizable energy of crude glycerol in growing pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 86:602-608.
Nutritional Value of Crude Glycerin for Nonruminants - (Proceedings)
Kerr, B.J., Dozier III, W.A., Bregendahl, K. 2007. Nutritional Value of Crude Glycerin for Nonruminants. In: Proceedings of 23rd Annual Carolina Swine Nutrition Conference, November 13, 2007, Raleigh, North Carolina. p. 6-18.
Impact of Fibrous Coproducts From the Ethanol Industry on Pig Growth, Feed Efficiency, Health, and Carcass Characteristics - (Proceedings)
Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E. 2007. Impact of Fibrous Coproducts From the Ethanol Industry on Pig Growth, Feed Efficiency, Health, and Carcass Characteristics. In: Proceedings of 15th Annual Swine Disease Conference for Practitioners, November 8-9, 2007, Ames, Iowa. p. 87-90.
Effect of Sodium Butyrate on Growth Performance and Response to Lipopolysaccharide in Weanling Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weber, T.E., Kerr, B.J. 2008. Effect of sodium butyrate on growth performance and response to lipopolysaccharide in weanling pigs. Journal of Animal Science. 86:442-450.
Effects of deep bedded finishing system on market swine performance, composition and pork quality - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Patton, B.S., Huff-Lonergan, E., Honeyman, M.S., Crouse, J.D., Kerr, B.J., Lonergan, S.M. 2008. Effects of deep bedded finishing system on market swine performance, composition and pork quality. Animal. 2:459-470.
Effects of space allocation within a deep bedded finishing system on swine growth performance, fatty acid composition and pork quality - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Patton, B.S., Huff-Lonergan, E., Honeyman, M.S., Kerr, B.J., Lonergan, S.M. 2008. Effects of space allocation within a deep bedded finishing system on swine growth performance, fatty acid composition and pork quality. Animal. 2:471-478.
Nitrogen-Corrected Apparent Metabolizable Energy Value of Crude Glycerol for Laying Hens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lammers, P.J., Kerr, B.J., Honeyman, M.S., Stalder, K., Dozier III, W.A., Weber, T.E., Kidd, M.T., Bregendahl, K. 2008. Nitrogen-Corrected Apparent Metabolizable Energy Value of Crude Glycerol for Laying Hens. Poultry Science. 87:104-107.
Nutritional Value of Glycerin for Nonruminants - (Proceedings)
Kerr, B.J., Dozier III, W.A., Bregendahl, K. 2007. Nutritional Value of Glycerin for Nonruminants. In: Proceedings of Minnesota Nutrition Conference, September 18, 2007, Minneapolis, MN. p. 220-234.
The Lysine and Total Sulfur Amino Acid Requirements of Six- to Twelve-kilogram Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dean, D.W., Southern, L.L., Kerr, B.J., Bidner, T.D. 2007. The Lysine and Total Sulfur Amino Acid Requirements of Six- to Twelve-kilogram Pigs. The Professional Animal Scientist. 23(2007):527-535.
Regulation of hepatic peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-alpha (PPAR-a) expression but not adiponectin by dietary protein in finishing pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weber, T.E., Kerr, B.J., Spurlock, M.E. 2008. Regulation of hepatic peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-alpha (PPAR-a) expression but not adiponectin by dietary protein in finishing pigs. Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition. 92(5):569-577.
True ileal digestible trypotophan to lysine ratios in 90 to 125 kg barrows - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kendall, D.C., Gaines, A.M., Kerr, B.J., Allee, G.L. 2007. True ileal digestible trypotophan to lysine ratios in 90 to 125 kg barrows. Journal of Animal Science. 85:3004-3012.
Performance and carcass characteristics of growing pigs fed crude glycerol - (Abstract Only)
Lammers, P.J., Honeyman, M.S., Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Bregendahl, K. 2007. Performance and carcass characteristics of growing pigs fed crude glycerol [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. 85(Suppl. 1):508(Abstr.).
Metabolizable energy value of crude glycerin for laying hens - (Abstract Only)
Bregendahl, K., Lammers, P.J., Kerr, B.J., Honeyman, M.S., Stalder, K., Weber, T.E., Dozier III, W.A., Dion, K., Neal, M., Mottet, S. 2007. Metabolizable energy value of crude glycerin for laying hens [abstract]. Poultry Science. 86(Suppl.2):69(Abstr.).
Alcohol, volatile fatty acid, phenol, and methane emissions from dairy cows and fresh manure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, H., Trabue, S.L., Jackson, W., Scoggin, K.D., Pan, Y., Zhao, Y., Mitloeher, F. 2008. Alcohol, volatile fatty acid, phenol, and methane emissions from dairy cows and fresh manure. Journal of Environmental Quality. 37:615-622.
Ruminal Fermentation of Propylene Glycol and Glycerol - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabue, S.L., Scoggin, K.D., Tjandrakusma, S., Rasmussen, M.A., Reilly, P.J. 2007. Ruminal fermentation of propylene glycol and glycerol. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 55:7043-7051.
Speciation of VOCs from Animal Feeding Operations - (Abstract Only)
Trabue, S.L., Scoggin, K.D., Li, H., Burns, R., Xin, H. 2007. Speciation of VOCs from Animal Feeding Operations [abstract]. National Environmental Conference. p. 298.
Monitoring emissions from animal feeding operations - (Proceedings)
Trabue, S.L., Hong, L., Burns, R., Xin, H. 2007. Monitoring emissions from animal feeding operations. Proceedings of 23rd Annual National Environmental Monitoring Conference, August 20-24, 2007, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Paper No. 298.
Effects of aging on microbial ecology in swine manure - (Abstract Only)
Ziemer, C.J., Kerr, B.J., Trabue, S.L., Bearson, B.L. 2007. Effects of aging on microbial ecology in swine manure [abstract]. 107th ASM General Meeting, May 21-25, 2007, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 2007 CDROM.
Effects of Dietary Fiber and Reduced Crude Protein on Nitrogen Balance and Egg Production in Laying Hens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Roberts, S.A., Xin, H., Kerr, B.J., Russell, J.R., Bregendahl, K. 2007. Effects of Dietary Fiber and Reduced Crude Protein on Nitrogen Balance and Egg Production in Laying Hens. Poultry Science. 86:1716-1725.
Reduced Crude Protein Effects on Aerial Emissions from Swine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Powers, W.J., Zamzow, S.B., Kerr, B.J. 2007. Reduced Crude Protein Effects on Aerial Emissions from Swine. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 23(4):539-546.
Application of quantitative PCR assays to detection of human Bacteroides species in the intestines of pigs - (Abstract Only)
Ziemer, C.J., Wimmer, M. 2007. Application of quantitative PCR assays to detection of human Bacteroides species in the intestines of pigs [abstract]. In: Proceedings of Microbial Ecology in Health and Diseases, Conference on Gastrointestinal Function, April 17-18, 2007, Chicago, Illinois. 19:44.
Effects of biological pit additives on microbial ecology of stored pig manure - (Abstract Only)
Ziemer, C.J., Coate, E.A., Kerr, B.J., Trabue, S.L. 2007. Effects of biological pit additives on microbial ecology of stored pig manure [abstract]. In: Proceedings of Microbial Ecology in Health and Disease, Conference on Gastrointestinal Function, April 17-18, 2007, Chicago, Illinois. 19:38.
Apparent digestible energy value of crude glycerol fed to pigs - (Abstract Only)
Lammers, P.J., Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Dozier III, W.A., Kidd, M.T., Bregendahl, K., Honeyman, M.S. 2007. Apparent digestible energy value of crude glycerol fed to pigs [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. 85(Suppl. 2):87.
Energy value of crude glycerol in 11 and 110 kg pigs - (Abstract Only)
Lammers, P.J., Kerr, B.J., Weber, T.E., Dozier III, W.A., Kidd, M.T., Bregendahl, K., Honeyman, M.S. 2007. Energy value of crude glycerol in 11 and 110 kg pigs [abstract]. Energy and Protein Metabolism and Nutrition. EAAP Publication No. 124, pp. 623-624.
Field sampling method for quantifying volatile sulfur compounds from animal feeding operations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabue, S.L., Scoggin, K.D., Mitloehner, F., Li, H., Burns, R., Xin, H. 2008. Field sampling method for quantifying volatile sulfur compounds from animal feeding operations. Atmospheric Environment. 42:3332-3341.
Speciation and quantification of volatile organic compounds sorbed to PM 10 fraction associated with confined animal feeding operations - (Abstract Only)
Trabue, S.L., Scoggin, K.D. 2007. Speciation and quantification of volatile organic compounds sorbed to PM 10 fraction associated with confined animal feeding operations [abstract]. Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy. Abstract No. 1040-6.
Automated Method for Analysis of 18 Odorants in Swine Manure - (Abstract Only)
Trabue, S.L., Scoggin, K.D., Schiller, J.R. 2006. Automated Method for Analysis of 18 Odorants in Swine Manure [abstract]. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting. Abstract No. 146-3.
Relative Humidity and its Effect on Sampling and Analysis of Agricultural Odorants in Air - (Abstract Only)
Trabue, S.L. 2007. Relative Humidity and its Effect on Sampling and Analysis of Agricultural Odorants in Air [abstract]. American Chemical Society Abstracts. American Chemical Society 232nd National Meeting. Abstract No. AGR085.
Bacteria Isolated from Long-Term Fermentations of Swine Feces Fed Xylan and Pectin - (Proceedings)
Ziemer, C.J., Morrison, M. 2006. Bacteria isolated from long-term fermentations of swine feces fed xylan and pectin. In: Proceedings of Microbial Ecology International Symposium. 11th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, August 20-25, 2006, Vienna, Austria. 2007 CDROM.
Isolation of Previously Uncultured Bacteria from Long-Term Fermentations of Swine Feces Fed Cellulose. - (Proceedings)
Ziemer, C.J., Morrison, M. 2006. Isolation of previously uncultured bacteria from long-term fermentations of swine feces fed cellulose. In: Proceedings of Microbial Ecology International Symposium, 11th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, August 20-25, 2006, Vienna, Austria. 2006 CDROM.
The Effect of Butyrate on Cytokine Production and Proliferation by Porcine Monocytes - (Abstract Only)
Weber, T.E., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Kerr, B.J. 2006. The effect of butyrate on cytokine production and proliferation by porcine monocytes. Journal of Animal Science. 89(1):308.
Measurement of Volatile Sulfur Compounds Associated with Animal Feeding Operations - (Proceedings)
Trabue, S.L., Scoggin, K.D. 2006. Measurement of volatile sulfur compounds associated with animal feeding operations. Proceedings Workshop on Agricultural Air Quality: State of the Science, June 5-8, 2006, Potomac, Maryland. p. 227-232. .
Butyrate Differentially Regulates Cytokines and Proliferation in Porcine Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weber, T.E., Kerr, B.J. 2006. Butyrate differentially regulates cytokines and proliferation in porcine peripheral blood mononuclear cells. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. p. 139-147.
Bias of Tedlar Bags in the Measurement of Agricultural Odorants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Trabue, S.L., Anhalt, J., Zahn, J.A. 2006. Bias of tedlar bags in the measurement of agricultural odorants. Journal of Environmental Quality. 35:1668-1667.
Manure Composition of Swine As Affected by Dietary Protein and Cellulose Concentration - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kerr, B.J., Ziemer, C.J., Trabue, S.L., Crouse, J.D., Parkin, T.B. 2006. Manure composition of swine as affected by dietary protein and cellulose concentration. Journal of Animal Science. 84:1584-1592.
Evaluation of the Effects of Dietary Fat, Conjugated Linoleic Acid, and Ractopamine on Growth Performance, Pork Quality, and Fatty Acid Profiles in Genetically Lean Gilts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weber, T.E., Richert, B., Belury, M., Gu, Y., Enright, K., Schinckel, A. 2006. Evaluation of the effects of dietary fat, conjugated linoleic acid, and ractopamine on growth performance, pork quality, and fatty acid profiles in genetically lean gilts. Journal of Animal Science. 84:720-732.
Characterization of Genes Involved in Norepinephrine-Enhanced Growth of Salmonella Enterica Serovar Typhimurium - (Abstract Only)
Winter, K., Houghton, J.O., Bearson, B.L. 2005. Characterization of genes involved in norepinephrine-enhanced growth of salmonella enterica serovar typhimurium. American Society for Microbiology Branch Meeting. p. 66.
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