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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: MANAGING FORAGE AND GRAZING LANDS FOR MULTIPLE ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

Location: Pasture Systems & Watershed Management Research

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Application of a rising plate meter to estimate forage yield on dairy farms in PA - (Abstract Only)
Orr, A.N., Soder, K.J., Rubano, M.D., Stout, R.C. 2014. Application of a rising plate meter to estimate forage yield on dairy farms in PA[Abstract]. Joint Abstracts of the American Dairy Science and Society of Animal Science. 96 (E-Suppl. 1):87.
Optimizing ecosystem function by manipulating pasture community composition - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Goslee, S.C., Veith, T.L., Skinner, R.H., Comas, L.H. 2013. Optimizing ecosystem function by manipulating pasture community composition. Basic and Applied Ecology. 14:630-641.
Cost and greenhouse gas emission tradeoffs of alternative uses of lignin for second generation ethanol - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pourhashem, G., Spatari, S., Adler, P.R., Mcaloon, A.J. 2013. Cost and greenhouse gas emission tradeoffs of alternative uses of lignin for second generation ethanol. Environmental Research Letters. 8 DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/8/2/025021.
Nitrogen fertilization effects on pasture photosynthesis, respiration, and ecosystem carbon content - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H. 2013. Nitrogen fertilization effects on pasture photosynthesis, respiration, and ecosystem carbon content. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 172:35-41.
Case study: dairies utilizing ultra-high stock density grazing in the Northeast - (Abstract Only)
(10-Mar-13)
Respiration partitioning during pasture regrowth - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H. 2013. Respiration partitioning during pasture regrowth. Crop Science. doi: 10.2135/cropsci2012.10.0572.
Pasture monitoring with Landsat - (Abstract Only)
(14-Feb-13)
Effect of supplementing orchardgrass herbage with a total mixed ration or flaxseed fermentation profile and bacterial protein synthesis in continuous culture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Soder, K.J., Brito, A., Rubano, M.D. 2013. Effect of supplementing orchardgrass herbage with a total mixed ration or flaxseed fermentation profile and bacterial protein synthesis in continuous culture. Journal of Dairy Science. 96:3228-3237.
Application of a rising plate meter to estimate forage yield on dairy farms in PA - (Abstract Only)
Hafla, A.N., Soder, K.J., Rubano, M.D., Stout, R.C. 2013. Application of a rising plate meter to estimate forage yield on dairy farms in PA[abstract]. Northeast Pasture Consortium Conference. p. 1.
Case study: dairies utilizing ultra-high stock density grazing in the northeast - (Abstract Only)
Soder, K.J., Hautau, M., Hafla, A.N., Rubano, M.D., Moyer, B., Stout, R.C. 2013. Case study: dairies utilizing ultra-high stock density grazing in the northeast[abstract]. Northeast Pasture Consortium Conference. p 1.
Effect of time of cutting and maceration on forage composition, nutrient flow, microbial protein synthesis, and digestibility in dual-flow continuous culture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kokko, C., Soder, K.J., Brito, A.F., Hovey, R.C., Berthiaume, R. 2013. Effect of time of cutting and maceration on forage composition, nutrient flow, microbial protein synthesis, and digestibility in dual-flow continuous culture. Journal of Animal Science. 91:1765-1774.
Short communication: effect of oilseed supplementation of an herbage diet on ruminal fermentation in continuous culture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Soder, K.J., Brito, A., Rubano, M.D. 2013. Short communication: effect of oilseed supplementation of an herbage diet on ruminal fermentation in continuous culture. Journal of Dairy Science. 96(4):2551-2556.
A mutli-factor analysis of sustainable agricultural residue removal potential - (Proceedings)
Abodeely, J., Muth, D., Adler, P.R., Campbell, E., Bryden, K. 2012. A mutli-factor analysis of sustainable agricultural residue removal potential. Proceedings from Sun Grant National Conference: Science for Biomass Feedstock Productin and Utilization, New Orleans, LA. p. 1-6.
Monitoring grazinglands with satellite imagery - (Abstract Only)
Goslee, S.C. 2013. Monitoring grazinglands with satellite imagery. Society for Range Management Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 0127.
Understanding growth and development of forage plants - (Proceedings)
Skinner, R.H. 2012. Understanding growth and development of forage plants. In: Pereira, O.G., da Fonseca, D.M., Ribeiro, K.G., Chizzotti, F.H.M., editors. Proceedings 6th Symposium on Strategic Management of Pasture, November 15-17, 2012, Vicosa, Brazil. p. 183-198.
How to avoid costly mistakes in pasture management - (Popular Publication)
Flack, S., Daley, C., Soder, K.J. 2012. How to avoid costly mistakes in pasture management. Northeast Organic Dairy Producers Alliance newsletter. 12(5):22,32-33.
Competition for water among plants: resolving the root system - (Abstract Only)
Camargo, G., Kemanian, A., Goslee, S.C., Skinner, R.H. 2012. Competition for water among plants: resolving the root system. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 204.
Topographic placement of management practices to reduce water quality impacts from pastures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Piechnik, D.A., Goslee, S.C., Veith, T.L., Bishop, J.A., Brooks, R.P. 2012. Topographic placement of management practices to reduce water quality impacts from pastures. Landscape Ecology. 27:1307-1319.
Relationship between annual canopy photosynthesis and ecosystem respiration in humid-temperate pastures - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 2012. Relationship between annual canopy photosynthesis and ecosystem respiration in humid-temperate pastures[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 81-15.
Planting native species to control site reinfestation by Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Van Der Grinten, M., Gover, A.E. 2012. Planting native species to control site reinfestation by Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica). Ecological Restoration. 30:192-199.
Effect of incremental flaxseed supplementation of an herbage diet on methane output and ruminal fermentation in continuous culture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Soder, K.J., Brito, A.F., Rubano, M.D., Dell, C.J. 2012. Effect of incremental flaxseed supplementation of an herbage diet on methane output and ruminal fermentation in continuous culture. Journal of Dairy Science. 95(7):3961-3969. DOI: 10.3168/jds.2011-4981.
Quantitative site type delineation for pastures in the northeastern United States - (Abstract Only)
Goslee, S.C. 2012. Quantitative site type delineation for pastures in the northeastern United States[abstract]. US-International Association for Landscape Ecology. Abstract #79.
Topographic corrections of satellite data for large-scale monitoring - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Goslee, S.C. 2012. Topographic corrections of satellite data for large-scale monitoring. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing. 78:973-981.
Does nitrogen fertilization increase pasture carbon sequestration - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 2012. Does nitrogen fertilization increase pasture carbon sequestration [abstract]. Northeast Pasture Consortium Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Case study: molasses as the primary energy supplement on an organic grazing dairy farm - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Soder, K.J., Hoffman, K., Chase, L.E., Rubano, M.D. 2012. Case study: molasses as the primary energy supplement on an organic grazing dairy farm. Professional Animal Scientist. 28:234-243.
Environmental impacts of switchgrass management for bioenergy production - (Book / Chapter)
Skinner, R.H., Zegada-Lizarazu, W., Schmidt, J.P. 2012. Environmental impacts of switchgrass management for bioenergy production. In: Monti, A. editor. Switchgrass: a valuable biomass crop for energy. London, United Kingdom: Springer-Verlag. p. 129-152.
Case study: molasses as the primary energy source on an organic grazing dairy - (Proceedings)
Hoffman, K., Chase, L., Soder, K.J., Rubano, M.D. 2012. Case study: molasses as the primary energy source on an organic grazing dairy. Proceedings Northeast Organic Research Symposium. January 19-20, 2012, Saratoga Springs, NY. p. 121-122.
Effect of increasing flaxseed supplementation of a pasture-based diet on methane output and ruminal fermentation in continuous culture - (Proceedings)
Soder, K.J., Brito, A.F., Rubano, M.D. 2012. Effect of increasing flaxseed supplementation of a pasture-based diet on methane output and ruminal fermentation in continuous culture. Proceedings Northeast Organic Research Symposium. January 19-20, 2012, Saratoga Springs, NY. p. 110-111.
Densified biomass can cost-effectively mitigate greenhouse gas emissions and address energy security in thermal applications - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wilson, T., Mcneal, F.M., Spatari, S., Abler, D.G., Adler, P.R. 2011. Densified biomass can cost-effectively mitigate greenhouse gas emissions and address energy security in thermal applications. Environmental Science and Technology. 46(2):1270-1277.
Mitigation opportunities for life cycle greenhouse gas emissions during feedstock production across heterogeneous landscapes - (Book / Chapter)
Adler, P.R., Del Grosso, S.J., Inman, D., Jenkins, R.E., Spatari, S., Zhang, Y. 2012. Mitigation opportunities for life cycle greenhouse gas emissions during feedstock production across heterogeneous landscapes. In: Liebig, M., Franzluebbers, A.J., Follet, R.F., editors. Managing Agricultural Greenhouse Gasses: Coordinated agricultural research through GRACEnet to address our changing climate. New York, NY: Elsevier Inc. p. 203-219. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-386897-8.00012-7.
Effects of seeding date and weed control on switchgrass establishment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Curran, W.S., Ryan, M.R., Myers, M.W., Adler, P.R. 2012. Effects of seeding date and weed control on switchgrass establishment. Weed Technology. 26:248-255. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1614/WT-D-11-00078.1.
Cropland management in the eastern united states for improved soil organic carbon sequestration - (Book / Chapter)
Dell, C.J., Novak, J.M. 2012. Cropland management in the eastern united states for improved soil organic carbon sequestration. In: Liebig, M.S., Franzluebbers, A.J., Follett, R.F., editors. Managing Agriculutral Greenhouse Gases: Coordinated Agricultural Research through GRACEnet to Address our Changing Climate. San Diego, CA: Elsevier. p. 23-41.
Grass-legume mixtures suppress weeds better than monocultures during establishment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Brink, G.E., Stout, R., Ruth, L. 2012. Grass-legume mixtures suppress weeds better than monocultures during establishment. Agronomy Journal. 104(1):36-42.
Changes in soil test phosphorus levels on a grazing farm in the Chesapeake Bay watershed - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Gonet, J., Stout, R. 2011. Changes in soil test phosphorus levels on a grazing farm in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Forage and Grazinglands. doi:10.1094/FG-2011-1128-02-RS.
Molasses supplementation of grazing dairy cows: summary of case study, continuous culture fermenter trials, and controlled research farm study - (Other)
Hoffman, K., Soder, K.J., Brito, A. 2011. Molasses supplementation of grazing dairy cows: summary of case study, continuous culture fermenter trials, and controlled research farm study. USDA-NRCS Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Diversity: a grazier's best friend - (Popular Publication)
Goslee, S.C., Sanderson, M.A., Soder, K.J. 2011. Diversity: a grazier's best friend. Popular Publication. Available: http://www.nodpa.com/production_forage_diversity_part2_august_2011.shtml.
Molasses versus grain: what the research says - (Popular Publication)
Soder, K.J., Brito, A., Hoffman, K. 2011. Molasses versus grain: what the research says. GRAZE magazine. 18(7):8-9.
Micrometeorological methods for assessing greenhouse gas flux - (Book / Chapter)
Skinner, R.H., Wagner-Riddle, C. 2012. Micrometeorological methods for assessing greenhouse gas flux. In: Liebig, M.A., Franzluebbers, A.J., Follett, R.F., editors. Managing Agricultural Greenhouse Gases: Coordinated Agricultural Research through GRACEnet to Address our Changing Climate. San Diego, CA: Elsevier. p. 367-384.
Effectiveness of sulfosulfuron and quinclorac for weed control during switchgrass establishment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Curran, W.S., Ryan, M.R., Myers, M.W., Adler, P.R. 2011. Effectiveness of sulfosulfuron and quinclorac for weed control during switchgrass establishment. Weed Technology. 25:598-603.
Effects of cornmeal or molasses supplemented with different protein sources on milk production and nitrogen utilization of organic dairy cows - (Abstract Only)
Ross, S., Brito, A.F., Petit, H., Soder, K.J. 2011. Effects of cornmeal or molasses supplemented with different protein sources on milk production and nitrogen utilization of organic dairy cows. Journal Dairy Science. 94(1):622.
Effect of molasses or cornmeal on milk production and nitrogen utilization of grazing organic dairy cows - (Abstract Only)
Ross, S., Brito, A.F., Soder, K.J., Green, K., Green, A., Chouinard, Y. 2011. Effect of molasses or cornmeal on milk production and nitrogen utilization of grazing organic dairy cows. Journal Dairy Science. 94(1):317.
Can forage mixtures improve productivity of grazing dairy cows - (Popular Publication)
Soder, K.J., Goslee, S.C., Sanderson, M.A. 2011. Can forage mixtures improve productivity of grazing dairy cows. Popular Publication. 11(3):10-13.
Quantifying species trait-function relationships for ecosystem management - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Comas, L.H., Goslee, S.C., Skinner, R.H., Sanderson, M.A. 2011. Quantifying species trait-function relationships for ecosystem management. Applied Vegetation Science. 14(4):583-595. DOI: 10.1111/j.1654-109x.2011.01136.x.
Nitrogen fertilization increases pasture canopy photosynthesis and ecosystem respiration - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 2011. Nitrogen fertilization increases pasture canopy photosynthesis and ecosystem respiration[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 64481.
Using NDVI to estimate carbon fluxes from small rotationally grazed pastures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Wylie, B.K., Gilmanov, T.G. 2011. Using NDVI to estimate carbon fluxes from small rotationally grazed pastures. Agronomy Journal. 103:972-979.
Forage herbs improve mineral composition of grassland herbage - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pirhofer-Walzl, K., Soegaard, K., Hogh-Jensen, H., Eriksen, J., Sanderson, M.A., Rasmussen, J., Rasmussen, J. 2011. Forage herbs improve mineral composition of grassland herbage. Grass and Forage Science. 66(3):415-423.
Analyzing remote sensing data in R: the landsat package - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Goslee, S.C. 2011. Analyzing remote sensing data in R: the landsat package. Journal of Statistical Software. 43(4):1-25.
Effect of time of cutting and maceration on forage composition, nutrient flow, microbial protein synthesis, and digestibility in dual-flow continuous culture - (Proceedings)
Kokko, C., Soder, K.J., Brito, A.F., Hovey, R., Berthiaume, R. 2011. Effect of time of cutting and maceration on forage composition, nutrient flow, microbial protein synthesis, and digestibility in dual-flow continuous culture. Proceedings of the 60th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Animal Science. p. 12.
Effect of molasses supplementation on ruminal fermentation - (Other)
Soder, K.J. 2011. Effect of molasses supplementation on ruminal fermentation. Extension Fact Sheets. p. 1.
GIS-based approach improves accuracy of placing pasture best management practices - (Other)
Piechnik, D., Goslee, S.C. 2011. GIS-based approach improves accuracy of placing pasture best management practices. Extension Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Seasonal changes in northeastern pastures - (Other)
Goslee, S.C. 2011. Seasonal changes in northeastern pastures. NEPC Extension Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Seasonal changes in plant diversity and abundance in Northeastern pastures - (Abstract Only)
Goslee, S.C. 2011. Seasonal changes in plant diversity and abundance in Northeastern pastures. NEPC Extension Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Evaluating watershed-scale effects of agricultural land use and best management practices on water quality in the Spring Creek Watershed - (Abstract Only)
Piechnik, D.A., Goslee, S.C. 2011. Evaluating watershed-scale effects of agricultural land use and best management practices on water quality in the Spring Creek Watershed [abstract]. US-International Association for Landscape Ecology. Paper No. 193.
Buffer placement & effeciency improves when topographic flowpaths are used - (Abstract Only)
Piechnik, D.A., Goslee, S.C., Veith, T.L. 2011. Buffer placement & effeciency improves when topographic flowpaths are used. NEPC Extension Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Spatial and temporal scaling of beta diversity in grazed temperate grasslands - (Abstract Only)
Goslee, S.C. 2011. Spatial and temporal scaling of beta diversity in grazed temperate grasslands [abstract]. US-International Association for Landscape Ecology. Paper No. 221.
Effect of molasses supplementation and nutritive value on ruminal fermentation of a pasture-based diet - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Soder, K.J., Brito, A.F., Hoffman, K. 2011. Effect of molasses supplementation and nutritive value on ruminal fermentation of a pasture-based diet. Professional Animal Scientist. 27:35-42.
An international terminology for grazing lands and grazing animals - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Allen, V., Batello, C., Berretta, E., Hodgson, J., Kothmann, M., Li, X., Mclvor, J., Milne, J., Morris, C., Peeters, A., Sanderson, M.A. 2011. An international terminology for grazing lands and grazing animals. Grass and Forage Science. 66(1):2-28. DOI:10.1111/j.1365-2494.2010.00780.x.
Evaluation of switchgrass for improved biomass yield on marginal land - (Abstract Only)
Bonos, S., Sosa, S., Adler, P.R., Casler, M.D., Boe, A., Ernst, C., Armstrong, J., Mayton, H. 2010. Evaluation of switchgrass for improved biomass yield on marginal land [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 279-9.
Life cycle assessment of cellulosic and advanced biofuel crops - (Abstract Only)
Adler, P.R., Del Grosso, S.J., Ogle, S.M., Pourhashem, G., Spatari, S., Roth, G.W., Parton, W.J. 2010. Life cycle assessment of cellulosic and advanced biofuel crops [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 250-5.
Landsat: radiometric and topographic correction of satellite imagery (R package) - (Other)
Goslee, S.C. 2010. landsat: radiometric and topographic correction of satellite imagery R package). Software and User Manual Public Release. Available: http://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/landsat/:CRAN.
Implementation of grassland conservation practices in EQIP - (Abstract Only)
Griffin, T., Soder, K.J., Sanderson, M.A. 2010. Implementation of grassland conservation practices in EQIP. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. p. 1.
Planting native species to control site reinfestation by Japanese knotweed (Polygonum cuspidatum) - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Van Der Grinter, M., Gover, A., Simonis, M.W. 2010. Planting native species to control site reinfestation by Japanese knotweed (Polygonum cuspidatum). Eastern Native Grass Symposium. 1.
National land-cover data and national agricultural census estimates of agricultural land use in the northeastern United States - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Goslee, S.C. 2011. National land-cover data and national agricultural census estimates of agricultural land use in the northeastern United States. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing. 77:141-147.
Quantifying rhizosphere respiration for two cool-season perennial forages - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H. 2011. Quantifying rhizosphere respiration for two cool-season perennial forages. Crop Science. DOI: 10.2135/cropsci2011.03.0155.
Quantifying and mitigating the environmental impacts of using corn stover as a biofuel feedstock - (Abstract Only)
Adler, P.R., Del Grosso, S.J., Pourhashem, G., Spatari, S., Roth, G.W., Parton, W.J. 2010. Quantifying and mitigating the environmental impacts of using corn stover as a biofuel feedstock. Ecological Society of America (ESA). p. 1.
Digestibility and intake of upland switchgrass cultivars - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Burns, J.C. 2010. Digestibility and intake of upland switchgrass cultivars. Crop Science: 50:2641-2648.
Buffer placement improves when topography is considered - (Other)
Piechnik, D.A., Goslee, S.C., Veith, T.L. 2010. Buffer placement improves when topography is considered. Meeting Abstract. p. 1.
Molasses as the primary energy supplement on an organic grazing dairy farm - (Proceedings)
Hoffman, K., Chase, L., Soder, K.J. 2010. Mollasses as the primary energy supplement on an organic grazing dairy farm. In: Proceeding 4th Grazing Livestock Nutrition Conference. Estes Park, CO. p. 203.
Root distribution of temperate forage species subjected to water and nitrogen stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Comas, L.H. 2010. Root distribution of temperate forage species subjected to water and nitrogen stress. Crop Science. 50:2178-2185.
Pastureland and hayland in the U.S.: conservation practices and ecosystem services - (Book / Chapter)
Sanderson, M.A., Jolley, L., Dobrowolski, J.P. 2012. Pastureland and hayland in the U.S.: conservation practices and ecosystem services. In: Nelson, C.J., editor. Environmental Outcomes of Conservation Practices Applied to Pasture and Hayland in the U.S: The Pastureland Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP). Lawrence, KS: Allen Press. p.25-40.
Reestablishing Chicory into Multi-Species Perennial Pastures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Dell, C.J. 2010. Reestablishing Chicory into Multi-Species Perennial Pastures. Forage and Grazinglands. Available: http://www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/fg
Plant Diversity and Multifunctional Management of Grassland Agriculture - (Proceedings)
Sanderson, M.A. 2010. Plant Diversity and Multifunctional Management of Grassland Agriculture. In: Southern Pasture and Forage Crop Improvement Conference Proceedings. 2010 CDROM.
Balancing Tradeoffs in Ecosystem Functions and Services in Grassland Management - (Proceedings)
Sanderson, M.A., Watzold, F. 2010. Balancing Tradeoffs in Ecosystem Functions and Services in Grassland Management. Grassland Science in Europe. 15:639-648.
Contribution of orchardgrass and white clover roots to total soil respiration - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H. 2010. Contribution of orchardgrass and white clover roots to total soil respiration. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. 1. 2010 CDROM.
Assessing performance of conservation-based Best Management Practices: Coarse vs. fine-scale analysis - (Abstract Only)
Piechnik, D., Goslee, S.C., Veith, T.L. 2010. Assessing performance of conservation-based Best Management Practices: Coarse vs. fine-scale analysis. Ecological Society of America (ESA). Paper No. PS 57-101.
Assessing performance of conservation-based best management practices: coarse vs. fine-scale analysis - (Abstract Only)
Piechnik, D., Goslee, S.C., Veith, T.L. 2010. Assessing performance of conservation-based best management practices: coarse vs. fine-scale analysis. In: Laband, D.N., editor. Emerging Issues along Urban-Rural Interfaces III:Linking Science and society, April 4-7, 2010, Atlanta, Georgia. p. 183.
Current Research on Molasses as an Alternative Energy Source for Organic Dairy Herds - (Popular Publication)
Soder, K.J., Brito, A.F., Hoffman, K. 2010. Current Research on Molasses as an Alternative Energy Source for Organic Dairy Herds. Northeast Organic Dairy Producers Alliance newsletter. 10(2): 30-32.
How Supplementation Affects Grazing Behavior - (Popular Publication)
Soder, K. J. 2010. Most feeding advice not based on grazing behavior. GRAZE magazine. 17(4):10, 17.
Effects of timing of corn silage supplementation on ruminal digestion, fermentation pattern and nutrient flow during continuous culture fermentation of a short and intensive orchardgrass herbage meal - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gregorini, P., Soder, K.J., Waghorn, G. 2010. Effects of timing of corn silage supplementation on digestion, fermentation pattern and nutrient flow during continuous culture fermentation of a short and intensive orchardgrass meal. Journal of Dairy Science. 93:3722-3729.
Effect of forage species on ruminal fermentation in continuous culture - (Abstract Only)
Soder, K.J., Sanderson, M.A., Brink, G.E. 2010. Effect of forage species on ruminal fermentation in continuous culture. J Dairy Science. 93:348(E-Suppl 1).
How Does “Hunger” Level Impact Grazing Behavior? - (Popular Publication)
Soder, K.J. 2010. Hunger May Affect Grazing Behavior. Graze Magazine. 17(3):12-14.
Long-term persistence of synthetic populations of a lowland switchgrass ecotype and the cultivar Cave-in-Rock     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A. 2010. Long-term persistence of synthetic populations of a lowland switchgrass ecotype and the cultivar Cave-in-Rock. Forage and Grazinglands. Available: http://www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/sub/fg/research/2010/switchgrass/.
Landscape context and plant community composition in grazed agricultural systems - (Abstract Only)
Goslee, S.C., Sanderson, M.A. 2010. Landscape context and plant community composition in grazed agricultural systems [abstract]. US-IALE Annual Symposium. CDROM Paper No. 80.
Agricultural land use change in the Northeast - (Popular Publication)
Goslee, S.C. 2010. Agricultural land use change in the Northeast. Extension Fact Sheets. p.1.
Short- and Long-Term Economic Analysis of Forage Mixtures and Grazing Strategies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Deak, A., Hall, M.H., Sanderson, M.A., Rotz, C.A. 2010. Short- and Long-Term Economic Analysis of Forage Mixtures and Grazing Strategies. Agronomy Journal. 102:1201-1209.
Monitoring Pasture Best Management Practices in the Spring Creek Watershed of Central Pennsylvania - (Abstract Only)
Goslee, S.C., Piechnik, D. 2010. Monitoring Pasture Best Management Practices in the Spring Creek Watershed of Central Pennsylvania[abstract]. Meeting Abstract. Page 1.
Plant species composition and biofuel yields of conservation grasslands - (Abstract Only)
Adler, P.R., Sanderson, M.A., Weimer, P.J., Vogel, K.P. 2010. Plant species composition and biofuel yields of conservation grasslands. Meeting Abstract. p. 1.
Effect of molasses, corn meal or a combination of molasses plus corn meal on ruminal fermentation of orchardgrass pasture in continuous culture fermenters - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Soder, K.J., Hoffman, K. 2010. Effect of molasses, corn meal or a combination of molasses plus corn meal on ruminal fermentation of orchardgrass pasture in continuous culture fermenters. Professional Animal Scientist. 26(2):167-174.
Molasses As the Primary Energy Supplement on An Organic Grazing Dairy Farm - (Proceedings)
Hoffman, K., Chase, L.E., Soder, K.J. 2010. Molasses as the Primary Energy Supplement on an Organic Grazing Dairy Farm. In: Proceedings of the National Conference on Grazing Lands. National Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative, Sparks, NV. P. 414-419.
Virginia wildrye persistence and performance in riparian areas - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Van Der Grinten, M., Stout, R.C. 2010. Virginia wildrye persistence and performance in riparian areas. Crop Science. 50(4):1546-1551.
Progress and implications from the grazing lands Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) literature syntheses - (Proceedings)
Briske, D., Nelson, C.J., Jolley, L., Sanderson, M.A. 2010. Progress and implications from the grazing lands Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) literature syntheses. Proceedings of the National Conference on Grazing Lands. Proceedings of the 4th National Grazing Conference, Society for Range Management. p.516-525.
Occurrence and distribution of livestock concentration areas on intensively managed pastures - (Proceedings)
Sanderson, M.A., Feldmann, C., Schmidt, J.P., Herrmann, A., Taube, F. 2010. Occurrence and distribution of livestock concentration areas on intensively managed pastures. In: Proceedings of the 4th National Grazing Conference. Society for Range Management. 279-283.
Soil nutrient levels on grazing farms in the northeast USA - (Popular Publication)
Sanderson, M.A. 2008. Soil fertility levels on northeastern pastures. Forage Focus. December 2009. p. 15.
Nutritive Value and Herbage Accumulation Rates of Pasture Sown to Grass, Legume, and Chicory     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A. 2010. Nutritive Value and Herbage Accumulation Rates of Pasture Sown to Grass, Legume, and Chicory Mixtures. Agronomy Journal. 102(2):728-733.
Spatial distribution of livestock concentration areas and soil nutrients in pastures     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Feldmann, C., Schmidt, J.P., Herrmann, A., Taube, F. 2010. Spatial distribution of livestock concentration areas and soil nutrients in pastures. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 65(3):180-189.
Stability of production and plant species diversity in managed grasslands     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A. 2010. Stability of production and plant species diversity in managed grasslands. Basic and Applied Ecology. 11(3):216-224.
Book review: old fields: dynamics and restoration of abandoned farmland     Reprint Icon - (Other)
Goslee, S.C. 2009. Book review: old fields: dynamics and restoration of abandoned farmland (book review). Landscape Ecology. 25(4):655-656.
Relationship of bite mass of cattle to sward structure of four temperate grasses in short-term foraging sessions     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Soder, K.J., Sanderson, M.A., Gregorini, P., Orr, R.J., Rubano, M.D., Rook, A.J. 2009. Relationship of bite mass of cattle to sward structure of four temperate grasses in short-term foraging sessions. Grass and Forage Science. 64(4):421-431.
Native plant identification - (Popular Publication)
Goslee, S.C. 2009. Native plant identification. Northeast Organic Dairy Producers Alliance newsletter. 9(5):6-7.
Diet Selection and Grazing Behavior - (Popular Publication)
Soder, K.J. 2009. Diet Selection and Grazing Behavior. Northeast Organic Dairy Producers Alliance newsletter. 9(5):11, 15.
Nutritive value in relation to plant species diversity of pastures - (Abstract Only)
Sanderson, M.A. Herbage Nutritive Value in Relation to Plant Species Diversity of Pastures[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts[CD-ROM]. American Society of Agronomy.
Evaluation of Native Warm-Season Grass Cultivars for Riparian Zones - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skinner, R.H., Zobel, R.W., van der Grinten, M., Skaradek, W. 2009. Evaluation of native warm-season grass cultivars for riparian zones. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 64:413-422.
The Effects of Pasture Fallowing on the Seed Bank and Forage Species Composition - (Proceedings)
Goslee, S.C., Sanderson, M.A., Gonet, J.M. 2009. THE EFFECTS OF PASTURE FALLOWING ON THE SEED BANK AND FORAGE SPECIES COMPOSITION. In: American Forage and Grassland Council Conference Proceedings. American Forage and Grassland Council Conference Proceedings, June 21-23, 2009, Grand Rapids, Michigan. 2009 CDROM.
Seed banks and land-use history of pastures and hayfields at the University of New Hampshire Organic Dairy - (Abstract Only)
Sanderson, M.A., Stout, R.C., Schwab, C., Brussel, K. 2009. Seed banks and land-use history of pastures and hayfields at the University of New Hampshire Organic Dairy [abstract]. Abstracts of the Northeast Branch Crops, Soils and Agronomy Conference. CDROM.
Carbon Sequestration Potential of a Switchgrass Bioenergy Crop     Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Adler, P.R. 2009. Carbon sequestration potential of a switchgrass bioenergy crop [abstract]. Agronomy Abstracts. [CD-ROM].
Pasture monitoring at a farm scale with the USDA-NRCS pasture condition score system     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Goslee, S.C., Gonet, J.M., Stout, R.C. 2009. Pasture monitoring at a farm scale with the USDA-NRCS pasture condition score system. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 64:423-433.
Life cycle greenhouse gas impacts of grassland management practice - (Abstract Only)
Adler, P.R., Spatari, S., Del Grosso, S.J. 2009. Life cycle greenhouse gas impacts of grassland management practice[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 52548.
Effects of timing of supplementation on ruminal digestion and fermentation pattern during continuous culture fermentation of grass herbage - (Proceedings)
Gregorini, P., Soder, K.J. 2009. Effects of supplementation timing on ruminal digestion and fermentation pattern during continuous culture fermentation of grass herbage. In: Chillard Y. et al., editors. Proceedings 11th International Symposium Ruminant Physiology. Ruminant Physiology: Digestion, metabolism and effects of nutrition on reproduction and welfare, September 6-9, 2009, Clermont-Ferrand, France. p. 194-195.
Book Review: Ecology of the Shortgrass Steppe - (Review Article)
Skinner, R.H. 2009. Book Review: Ecology of the Shortgrass Steppe. Journal of Environmental Quality. 38:1781.
Spatial distribution of livestock concentration areas and soil nutrients in pastures - (Proceedings)
Sanderson, M.A., Feldmann, C., Schmidt, J.P., Herrmann, A., Taube, F. 2009. Spatial distribution of livestock concentration areas and soil nutrients in pastures. American Forage and Grassland Council Conference Proceedings. 2009 CDROM.
The effect of pasture fallowing on plant community cover and seed bank properties     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Goslee, S.C., Sanderson, M.A., Gonet, J.M. 2009. No Persistent Changes in Pasture Vegetation or Seed Bank Composition after Fallowing. Agronomy Journal. 101(5):1168-1174.
Successful organic dairy systems - (Abstract Only)
Soder, K.J. 2009. Successful organic dairy systems [abstract}. Joint Meeting of the ADSA, AMSA, ASAS and PSA. J. Dairy Sci. 92(E-supplement 1):344-345.
Co2 Sequestration Potential of Switchgrass Managed for Bioenergy Production - (Popular Publication)
Skinner, R.H., Adler, P.R. 2009. CO2 SEQUESTRATION POTENTIAL OF SWITCHGRASS MANAGED FOR BIOENERGY PRODUCTION. Extension Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Fact Sheet: Soil Carbon Sequestration in Pastures - (Other)
Dell, C.J. 2009. Fact Sheet: Soil Carbon Sequestration in Pastures. Northeast Pasture Consortium. p. 1.
Pasture Fallowing Fact Sheet - (Other)
Goslee, S.C. 2009. Pasture Fallowing Fact Sheet. Northeast Pasture Consortium. p. 1.
Fact Sheet: Soil nutrient levels on grazing farms in the northeastern U.S. - (Other)
Sanderson, M.A., Bryant, R.B. 2009. Fact Sheet: Soil nutrient levels on grazing farms in the northeastern U.S.. Northeast Pasture Consortium Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Pastures and biodiversity - (Other)
Sanderson, M.A. 2009. Pastures and biodiversity. Northeast Pasture Consortium Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Measuring and budgeting available forage in pastures - (Other)
Sanderson, M.A. 2009. Measuring and budgeting available forage in pastures. Extension Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Pasture seed banks - (Other)
Sanderson, M.A. 2009. Pasture seed banks. Northeast Pasture Consortium Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Switchgrass for biomass in Pennsylvania - (Other)
Hall, M., Sanderson, M.A., Adler, P.R. 2009. Switchgrass for biomass in Pennsylvania. Penn State Institute for Energy and the Environment. p. 1.
A snapshot in the effect of time of day on herbage toughness and chemical composition     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gregorini, P., Soder, K.J., Sanderson, M.A., Ziegler, G.R. 2009. Toughness, particle size and chemical composition of meadow fescue (Festuca pratensis Hud.) herbage as affected by time of day. Animal Feed Science And Technology. 151(3-4):330-336.
Seed bank characterization of pastures and hayfields of the University of New Hampshire Organic Dairy - (Abstract Only)
Sanderson, M.A., Stout, R.C., Brussel, K., Schwab, C. 2009. Seed bank characterization of pastures and hayfields of the University of New Hampshire Organic Dairy[abstract]. Northeast Pasture Consortium Abstract. p. 1.
Managing Forage and Grazing Lands for Multiple Ecosystem Services - (Abstract Only)
Sanderson, M.A., Adler, P.R., Goslee, S.C., Soder, K.J., Skinner, R.H., Dell, C.J. 2009. Managing Forage and Grazing Lands for Multiple Ecosystem Services [abstract]. Northeast Pasture Consortium Abstract. p. 1.
Does Sward Structure Affect Bite Mass of Grazing Cattle? - Fact Sheet - (Other)
Soder, K.J. 2009. Does Sward Structure Affect Bite Mass of Grazing Cattle? - Fact Sheet. Northeast Pasture Consortium Fact Sheets. p. 1.
Energy Requirements of Grazing Activity - (Other)
Soder, K.J. 2009. Energy Requirements of Grazing Activity. Internet Web Page. p. 1.
Bite mass of cattle related to sward structure of four temperate grasses in short-term tests - (Abstract Only)
Soder, K.J., Sanderson, M.A., Gregorini, P., Orr, R.J., Rubano, M.D., Rook, A.J. 2009. Bite mass of cattle related to sward structure of four temperate grasses in short-term tests[abstract]. Northeast Pasture and Research Consortium Annual Meeting. p. 1.
Understanding diet selection in temperate biodiverse pasture systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Villalba, J.J., Soder, K.J., Laca, E.A. 2009. Understanding diet selection in temperate biodiverse pasture systems. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 62(5):387-388.
Managing forage and grazing lands for multiple ecosystem services - (Book / Chapter)
Sanderson, M.A., Goslee, S.C., Soder, K.J., Skinner, R.H., Adler, P.R. 2009. Managing Forage and Grazing Lands for Multiple Ecosystem Services. In: Franzluebbers, A.J., editor. 2009. Farming with Grass: Achieving Sustainable Mixed Agricultural Landscapes. Ankeny, IA: Soil and Water Conservation Society. p. 82-95.
Forage Budgeting - (Proceedings)
Sanderson, M.A., Soder, K.J., Gregorini, P., and Gierus, M. 2008. Forage Budgeting on pasture. Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on the Strategic Management of Pastures. p. 185-200.
Book Review: Landscape Ecological Applications in Man-Influenced Areas: Linking Man and Nature Systems - (Other)
Goslee, S.C. 2008. Book Review: Landscape Ecological Applications in Man-Influenced Areas: Linking Man and Nature Systems. Landscape Ecology. 23(10):1291-1292.
Case Study: A snapshot of fatty acids composition of grass herbage as affected by time of day     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gregorini, P., Soder, K.J., Sanderson, M.A. 2008. Case Study: A Snapshot in Time of Fatty Acids Composition of Grass Herbage as Affected by Time of Day. Professional Animal Scientist. 24(6):675-680.
Seasonal time and frequency of switchgrass harvest affects biomass yield and feedstock quality - (Abstract Only)
Adler, P.R., Sanderson, M.A., El Nashaar, H., Griffith, S.M., Banowetz, G.M. 2008. Seasonal time and frequency of switchgrass harvest affects biomass yield and feedstock quality. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 296.
Managing forage and grazing lands for multiple ecosystem services: possibilities, progress, and research needs for the eastern USA - (Abstract Only)
Sanderson, M.A. 2008. Managing forage and grazing lands for multiple ecosystem services: possibilities, progress, and research needs for the eastern USA[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. p. 1. CDROM.
Perennial Forages As Second Generation Bioenergy Crops - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanderson, M.A., Adler, P.R. 2008. Perennial forages as second generation bioenergy crops. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 9:768-788.
Plant species composition and biofuel yields of conservation grasslands - (Abstract Only)
Adler, P.R., Sanderson, M.A., Weimer, P.J., Vogel, K.P. 2008. Plant species composition and biofuel yields of conservation grasslands. Ecological Society of America Abstracts. Paper No. 38-5.
The interaction of diurnal grazing pattern, ruminal metabolism, nutrient supply and management in cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gregorini, P., Gunter, S.A., Beck, P.A., Soder, K.J., Tamminga, S. 2008. The interaction of diurnal grazing pattern, ruminal metabolism, nutrient supply and management in cattle. Professional Animal Scientist. 24:308-318.
Fact Sheet: Accurately measuring forage yield in pastures - (Other)
Sanderson, M.A. 2008. Fact Sheet: Accurately measuring forage yield in pastures. Northeast Pasture Consortium Fact Sheet 2008.
Fact Sheet: Tapping into the pasture seed bank - (Other)
Sanderson, M.A. 2008. Fact Sheet: Tapping into the pasture seed bank. Northeast Pasture Consortium Fact Sheet 08.
Fact Sheet: Ten Questions about Pastures and Biodiversity - (Other)
Sanderson, M.A. 2008. Fact Sheet: Ten Questions about Pastures and Biodiversity. Northeast Pasture Consortium Fact Sheet 2008.
Biodiverse Forage Mixtures: Can They Improve Animal and Pasture Productivity? - (Other)
Soder, K.J. 2008. Biodiverse Forage Mixtures: Can They Improve Animal and Pasture Productivity?. Extension Fact Sheets.
Using a Total Mixed Ration on a Pasture-Based Dairy - (Other)
Soder, K.J. 2008. Using a Total Mixed Ration on a Pasture-Based Dairy. Extension Fact Sheets.
Linking pasture and animal processes Let’s allocate the pasture in the afternoon - (Other)
Gregorini, P. 2008. Linking pasture and animal processes Let’s allocate the pasture in the afternoon. Extension Fact Sheets.
Linking pasture and animal processes. Why graze cattle at dusk? - (Other)
Gregorini, P. 2008. Linking pasture and animal processes. Why graze cattle at dusk?. Extension Fact Sheets.
Linking pasture and animal processes. Grazing few hours during the afternoon and evening - (Other)
Gregorini, P. 2008. Linking pasture and animal processes. Grazing few hours during the afternoon and evening. Extension Fact Sheets.
Linking pasture and animal processes. The effect of appetite on the way they graze - (Other)
Gregorini, P. 2008. Linking pasture and animal processes. The effect of appetite on the way they graze. Extension Fact Sheets.
Pasture diversity and management - (Other)
Goslee, S.C. 2008. Pasture diversity and management. Extension Fact Sheets.
Performance of Forage Mixtures Constructed to Fulfill Multiple Functional Roles - (Abstract Only)
Skinner, R.H., Goslee, S.C., Comas, L. 2008. Performance of forage mixtures constructed to fulfill multiple functional roles. Agronomy Abstracts. p. 1 CDROM
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