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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: FORAGE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS FOR SMALL-SCALE RUMINANT PRODUCTION IN THE APPALACHIAN REGION Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Metal mobilization in soil by two structurally defined polyphenols - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schmidt, M.A., Gonzalez, J.M., Halvorson, J.J., Hagerman, A.E. 2013. Metal mobilization in soil by two structurally defined polyphenols. Chemosphere. 90:1870-1877.
Productivity and botanical composition of orchardgrass - white clover swards in a cool-temperate hill land region of the eastern United States - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Malinowski, D.P., Belesky, D.P., Ruckle, J.M., Fedders, J.M. 2012. Productivity and botanical composition of orchardgrass - white clover swards in a cool-temperate hill land region of the eastern United States. Grassland Science. 58:188-200.
Weight gains, blood parameters, and fecal egg counts when meat-goat kids were finished on alfalfa, red clover, or orchardgrass pastures - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Turner, K.E., Cassida, K.A., Zajac, A.M. 2013. Weight gains, blood parameters, and fecal egg counts when meat-goat kids were finished on alfalfa, red clover, or orchardgrass pastures. Grass and Forage Science. 68(2):245-259.
Sorption of tannin and related phenolic compounds and effects on extraction of soluble-N in soil amended with several carbon sources - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Halvorson, J.J., Gollany, H.T., Kennedy, A.C., Hagerman, A.E., Gonzalez, J.M., Wuest, S.B. 2012. Sorption of tannin and related phenolic compounds and effects on extraction of soluble-N in soil amended with several carbon sources. Agriculture. 2:52-72.
Kinetics and binding capacity of six soils for structurally defined hydrolyzable and condensed tannins and related phenols - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schmidt, M.A., Halvorson, J.J., Gonzalez, J.M., Hagerman, A.E. 2012. Kinetics and binding capacity of six soils for structurally defined hydrolyzable and condensed tannins and related phenols. Journal of Soils and Sediments. 12:366-375.
Changes in Soluble-N in forest and pasture soils after repeated applications of tannins and related phenolic compounds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Halvorson, J.J., Gonzalez, J.M., Hagerman, A.E. 2012. Changes in Soluble-N in forest and pasture soils after repeated applications of tannins and related phenolic compounds. International Journal of Agronomy. DOI: 10.1155/2012/163054.2012.
Calibration and use of plate meter regressions for pasture mass estimation in an Appalachian silvopasture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(12-Aug-11)
Comparison of three types of biochar for removal of Escherichia coli from agricultural runoff - (Abstract Only)
Cooper, L.K., Boyer, D.G. 2011. Comparison of three types of biochar for removal of Escherichia coli from agricultural runoff. 87th Annual Conference of the West Virginia Public Health Association, September 21-23, 2011, Morgantonw, WV.
Performance and carcass parameters when meat goats were finished on chicory, birdsfoot trefoil, or red clover pastures - (Proceedings)
Turner, K.E., Cassida, K.A. 2011. Performance and carcass parameters when meat goats were finished on chicory, birdsfoot trefoil, or red clover pastures. In: Proceedings and Abstracts 2011 Annual Conference of the American Forage and Grassland Council Conference, 12-15 June 2011, French Lick, IN. CDROM.
Research update: finishing lambs and meat goat kids on pasture - (Proceedings)
Turner, K.E., Cassida, K.A. 2011. Research update: finishing lambs and meat goat kids on pasture. In: Rayburn, E.B., editor. 2011 Appalachian Grazing Conference Proceedings, March 6-7, 2011, Morgantown, West Virginia. 2011 CDROM. CDROM.
Tiller production in cocksfoot (Dactylis glomerata) and tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea) growing along a light gradient - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Belesky, D.P., Ruckle, J.M., Burner, D.M. 2011. Tiller production in cocksfoot (Dactylis glomerata) and tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea) growing along a light gradient. Grass and Forage Science. 66(3):370-380.
Soil water response to slope aspect and grazing in silvopasture during drought - (Abstract Only)
Boyer, D.G., Neel, J.P. 2011. Soil water response to slope aspect and grazing in silvopasture during drought. In: Agroforestry: A Profitable Land Use, Proceedings of the 12th North American Agroforestry Conference, June 4-9, 2011, Athens, GA. p. 258.
Finishing meat goats on birdsfoot trefoil, chicory, or red clover pastures - (Abstract Only)
Turner, K.E., Cassida, K.A., Zajac, A.M. 2011. Finishing meat goats on birdsfoot trefoil, chicory, or red clover pastures (abstract). 2011 Northeast Pasture Consortium Annual Meeting, February 1-2, 2011, State College, Pennsylvania. p. 1.
Tree effects on forage growth and soil water in an Appalachian silvopasture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Debruyne, S.A., Feldhake, C.M., Burger, J.A. 2011. Tree effects on forage growth and soil water in an Appalachian silvopasture. Agroforestry Systems. DOI: 10.1007/s10457-011-9376-5.
Nutritive value of bamboo as browse for livestock - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Halvorson, J.J., Cassida, K.A., Turner, K.E., Belesky, D.P. 2011. Nutritive value of bamboo as browse for livestock. Renewable Agriculture and Food System. 26(2):161-170.
Competitive ability of tall fescue against alfalfa as a function of summer dormancy, endophyte infection and soil moisture availability - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Malinowski, D.P., Butler, T.J., Belesky, D.P. 2011. Competitive ability of tall fescue against alfalfa as a function of summer dormancy, endophyte infection and soil moisture availability. Crop Science. 51(3):1282-1290.
A review of stormwater management in karst - (Abstract Only)
Woodward, E.E., Mcquade, T.L., Sasowsky, I.D., Hass, A., Boyer, D.G. 2010. A review of stormwater management in karst. Geological Society of America Annual Meetings Abstracts, 42(5):449.
The relationship between conductivity and major ions within the Davis Spring drainage basin as a method to determine the source of spring discharge - (Abstract Only)
Tudek, J., Boyer, D.G. 2010. The relationship between conductivity and major ions within the Davis Spring drainage basin as a method to determine the source of spring discharge. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting Abstracts. 42(5):83.
Individual fitness versus whole-crop photosynthesis: solar tracking tradeoffs in alfalfa     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Denison, R., Fedders, J.M., Harter, B.L. 2010. Individual fitness versus whole-crop photosynthesis: solar tracking tradeoffs in alfalfa. Evolutionary Applications. 1752-4571:466-472.
Building on Resources in the Information Age - (Other)
(25-May-10)
Performance, blood parameters, and fecal egg count when meat goats were finished on red clover, birdsfoot trefoil, or chicory pastures - (Proceedings)
Turner, K.E., Cassida, K.A., Zajac, A.M. 2010. Performance, blood parameters, and fecal egg count when meat goats were finished on red clover, birdsfoot trefoil, or chicory pastures. In: Proceedings and Abstracts of the American Forage Grassland Council, 21-23 June 2010, Springfield, MO. CDROM.
Prevalence and Concentration of Cryptosporidium Parvum Oocysts in Beef Cattle Paddock Soils and Forage     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Boyer, D.G., Kuczynska, E. 2010. PREVALENCE AND CONCENTRATION OF CRYPTOSPORIDIUM OOCYSTS IN BEEF CATTLE PADDOCK SOILS AND FORAGE. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 7(8):893-900.
Nitrate and Fecal Coliform Concentration Differences at the Soil/Bedrock Interface in Appalachian Silvopasture, Pasture, and Forest     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Boyer, D.G., Neel, J.P. 2010. Nitrate and Fecal Coliform Concentration Differences at the Soil/Bedrock Interface in Appalachian Silvopasture, Pasture, and Forest. Agroforestry Systems, 79(1):89-96.
Establishment and production from thinned mature deciduous-forest silvopastures in Appalachia - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Feldhake, C.M., Neel, J.P., Belesky, D.P. 2010. Establishment and production from thinned mature deciduous-forest silvopastures in Appalachia. Agroforestry Systems. 79:31-37.
Carbon isotope discrimination characteristics oas an index of tall fescue–endophyte association response to light availability and defoliation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Belesky, D.P., Ruckle, J.M., Halvorson, J.J., Williams, D.G. 2010. Carbon isotope discrimination characteristics oas an index of tall fescue–endophyte association response to light availability and defoliation. Environmental and Experimental Botany. 67(3):515-521.
Terminology Revisited: Effective Communications for the Agricultural Community     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Turner, K.E., Belesky, D.P. 2010. Terminology Revisited: Effective Communications for the Agricultural Community. Journal of Extension. 48(2):Article Number 2FEA5.
Extraction of phenolic compounds from soils - (Abstract Only)
(03-Aug-09)
Sorption of tannin-C by soils affects soil cation exchange capacity - (Abstract Only)
(03-Aug-09)
Silvopasture: a natural choice - (Proceedings)
Neel, J.P., Belesky, D.P. 2009. Silvopasture: a natural choice. In: Morales, M., editor. Improving Small Ruminant Grazing Practices. Proceedings of the Appalachian Small Ruminant Grazing Workshop, July 11, 2009, Beaver, West Virginia. p. 15-20.
Microsite conditions influence nutritive value characteristics of a common tall fescue cultivar infected with either a native or a novel non-ergogenic endophyte - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Belesky, D.P., Ruckle, J.M., Bush, L.P. 2009. Microsite conditions influence nutritive value characteristics of a common tall fescue cultivar infected with either a native or a novel non-ergogenic endophyte. Environmental and Experimental Botany. 67:284-292.
Finishing Lambs and Goat Kids on Pasture - (Proceedings)
Turner, K.E., Cassida, K.A., Belesky, D.P. 2009. Finishing Lambs and Goat Kids on Pasture. In: Morales, M., editor. Proceedings of the Appalachian Small Ruminant Grazing Workshop. Improving Small Ruminant Grazing Practices, July 11, 2009, Beaver, WV. p. 3-13.
Goats, sheep, and cattle: some basics - (Proceedings)
Turner, K.E. 2009. Goats, sheep, and cattle: some basics. In: Peischel, A., editor. Proceedings of the Tennessee Small Ruminant College, May 15-16, 2009, Tennessee State University Research and Education Center, Ashland City, Tennessee. p. 136-144.
Performance, Blood Parameters, and Fecal Egg Counts When Meat Goats Were Finished on Alfalfa, Red Clover, or Orchardgrass Pastures - (Proceedings)
Turner, K.E., Cassida, K.A., Zajac, A. 2009. Performance, Blood Parameters, and Fecal Egg Counts When Meat Goats Were Finished on Alfalfa, Red Clover, or Orchardgrass Pastures. In: Proceedings and Abstracts of the American Forage and Grassland Council, June 21-23, 2009, Grand Rapids, Michigan. 2009 CDROM.
Carbon isotope discrimination characteristics of tall fescue–endophyte associations as a function of defoliation intensity and light availability - (Abstract Only)
(13-Apr-09)
Seasonal Differences in Clear-Sky Nighttime Forage Temperature in Proximity to Deciduous Trees - (Proceedings)
Feldhake, C.M. 2009. SEASONAL DIFFERENCES IN CLEAR-SKY NIGHTTIME FORAGE TEMPERATURE IN PROXIMITY TO DECIDUOUS TREES. In: Proceedings of the 11th North American Agroforestry Conference, May 31-June 3, 2009, Columbia, Missouri, p. 407-412.
Establishment and production from thinned mature deciduous-forest silvopastures in Appalachia - (Proceedings)
Feldhake, C.M., Neel, J.P., Belesky, D.P. 2009. Establishment and production from thinned mature deciduous-forest silvopastures in Appalachia. In: Proceedings of the 11th North American Agroforestry Conference, May 31-June 3, 2009, Columbia, Missouri, p. 301-306.
Nitrate and Fecal Coliform Concentrations in Silvopasture and Pasture Leachates - (Proceedings)
Boyer, D.G., Neel, J.P. 2009. NITRATE AND FECAL COLIFORM CONCENTRATIONS IN SILVOPASTURE AND PASTURE LEACHATES. In: Gold, M.A. and M.M. Hall (Eds.). Agroforestry Comes of Age: Putting Science into Practice. Proceedings, 11th North American Agroforestry Conference, Columbia, MO, May 31-June 3, p. 155-162.
New concepts in pasture management for small ruminants: part 2: the ruminant - (Proceedings)
Turner, K.E., Cassida, K.A., Belesky, D.P. 2009. New concepts in pasture management for small ruminants. part 2: the ruminant--resource management considerations for finishing small ruminants on pasture. In: Rayburn, E.B., editor. 2009 Appalachian Grazing Conference Proceedings, March 6-7, 2009, Morgantown, West Virginia. 2009 CDROM.
Utilization of leaf litter as a potential feed source - (Abstract Only)
Smith, J.K., Neel, J.P., Felton, E.D. 2009. Utilization of leaf litter as a potential feed source. (abstract). In: Proceedings of the American Society of Animal Science, Midwestern Section Annual Meeting, March 16-18, 2009, Des Moines, IA. 2009 CD-ROOM.
Stockpiled Prairiegrass Provides High-Quality Fall Grazing for Lambs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cassida, K.A., Neel, J.P., Belesky, D.P. 2009. STOCKPILED PRAIRIEGRASS PROVIDES HIGH-QUALITY FALL GRAZING FOR LAMBS. Forage and Grazinglands. doi:10.1094/FG-2009-0318-01-RS.
Abiotic stresses and endophyte effects - (Book / Chapter)
Belesky, D.P., West, C.P. 2009. Abiotic stresses and endophyte effects. Chapter 4. In: Fribourg, H.A., et al., (eds.). Tall fescue for the twenty-first century. Agronomy Monograph 53. ASA-CSSA-SSSA. Madison, WI. p. 47-62. (September 2009. ISBN: 9780891181729).
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