June 21, 2018

Events for Thursday

Below is a list of events for Thursday June 21, 2018. 

8:00 - 8:30am - Young Scholar Presentation: Influence of maternal factors on the rumen microbiome and subsequent host performance, Cascade G

8:30 - 9:00am - Young Scholar Presentation: Corn supplementation as a winter-feeding strategy alters maternal feeding behavior and endocrine profiles in mid- to late-gestating beef cows, Cascade G

9:00 - 9:15am - Effects of monensin supplementation and wheat pasture maturity on forage intake and digestion characteristics of cows grazing winter wheat pasture, Cascade G

9:15 - 9:30am - Effect of processing of supplemental corn on metabolizable protein of beef cows consuming low- quality forage, Cascade G

9:30 - 9:45am - Effects of marker concentration errors on digesta kinetic parameters, Cascade G

9:45 - 10:00am - Investigation of maternal breed and rearing type on the calf rumen microbiome from day 28 through weaning, Cascade G

10:30 - 10:45am - Performance of backgrounding steers fed diets containing monensin or a lactobacillus fermentation product, Cascade G

10:45 - 11:00am - Botanical composition of yearling steer diets in the Kansas Flint Hills, Cascade G

11:00 - 11:15am -Evaluation of wheat-based dried distillers grains with solubles or canola meal derived from Brassica napus seed as an energy source for feedlot steers, Cascade G

11:15 - 11:30am - Rumen bacterial composition in lambs is affected by β adrenergic agonist supplementation and heat stress at the phylum level, Cascade G

12:00 - 2:00pm - Student Symposium Luncheon: Navigating a career following higher education, Cascade CD

1:00 - 1:20pm - Endangered Species Act: How We Got Here, Where We are Now, Where We Are, Extension Symposium Cascade E

1:15 - 1:30pm - Genomic testing of female Holsteins: A resource for selection and improvement, Cascade G

1:20 - 1:40pm - Working with Ranchers and Sage Grouse, Extension Symposium Cascade E

1:30 - 1:45pm - Comparison of the USSES terminal-sire and Siremax composite breeds with the Suffolk breed as terminal sires in an extensive production system: Carcass characteristics, Cascade G

1:40 - 2:00pm - Rancher Perspective on Sage Grouse & Livestock Grazing, Extension Symposium Cascade E

1:45- 2:00pm - Factors affecting ewe somatic cell count and its relationship with lambweaning weight in extensively managed flocks, Cascade G

2:00 - 2:40pm - Biology, Habitat, Life Cycle, and Migrations of the Greater Sage Grouse, Extension Symposium Cascade E

2:00 - 2:15pm - Evaluating the effect of South African Meat Merino breeding on pre- and post-weaning growth, feedlot performance, carcass traits, and wool characteristics in an extensive production setting, Cascade G

2:15 - 2:30pm - Botanical composition of mature ewe diets in the Kansas Flint Hills, Cascade G

3:00 - 3:40pm - Livestock Grazing and Sage Grouse Research, Extension Symposium Cascade E

3:00 - 3:15pm - Quantitative comparison of TRPM8 positively stained neurons in the hypothalamus and amygdala of rams categorized behaviorally as low or high sexual performers, Cascade G

3:15 - 3:30pm - Reproductive development and fertility traits among heifers in different residual feed intake groups, Cascade G

3:30 - 3:45pm - Effects of growth-promoting implants administered during the suckling phase on growth, conception rates, and longevity in replacement beef heifers grazing native range, Cascade G

3:40 - 4:00pm - Panel Discussion, Cascade E

3:45 - 4:00pm - Environmental chamber heat stress responses and adaptations in crossbred Hereford steers, Cascade G

4:00 - 4:15pm - Evaluation of essential oil and injectable trace mineral on bull growth performance and fertility, Cascade G

4:30 - 6:00pm - Business Meeting, Cascade G

6:30 - 9:30pm -  Awards Banquet, Cascade ABJ

6:30 - 7:15pm - How We Got To Now in Food Animal Agriculture Animal Science Innovations: That Made the Modern World in the West, Cascade ABJ