Publications

SELECTED PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS:
K. R. Kassube, J. D. Kaufman, K. G. Pohler, J. McFadden, and A.G. Rius. 2017. Jugular-infused methionine, lysine, and branched-chain amino acids does not improve milk production in Holstein cows experiencing heat stress. Animal. 1-9.

J. D. Kaufman, K. R. Kassube, and A.G. Rius. 2017. Lowering rumen-degradable protein maintained energy-corrected milk yield and improved nitrogen-use efficiency in multiparous lactating dairy cows exposed to heat stress. J. Dairy Sci. Vol. 100.

J.T. Mulliniks, A.G. Rius, M.A. Edwards, K.B. Brantley, S. Edwards, R.L. Nave. 2015. Improving efficiency of production in pasture/range based beef and dairy systems. J. Anim. Sc. 780 788.

C.V.C, Phyn, J.K. Kay , A.G. Rius, S. R. Morgan, C.G.Roach, T.M. Grala and J.R. Roche. 2014. Temporary alterations to postpartum milking frequency affect whole-lactation milk production and the energy status of pasture-grazed dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 97 6850 6868.

SELECTED PEER-REVIEWED ABSTRACTS:
H. R. Bailey, D. M. Butler, G. E. Bates, G. M. Pighetti, and A. G. Rius. 2017. Qualitative analysis of nine forage mixtures designed for South-eastern organic dairy production. J. Dairy Sci. J. Dairy Sci. Vol. 100 (suppl.1).

J. D. Kaufman and A.G. Rius. 2017. Evaluation of the NRC predictions in response to changes in dietary rumen degraded and undegraded protein on dairy cows exposed to warm climates. J. Dairy Sci. J. Dairy Sci. Vol. 100 (suppl.1).

J. D. Kaufman and A.G. Rius. 2017. Evaluation of low concentrations of rumen degradable protein in the diet of lactating dairy cows: A Meta-Analysis. J. Dairy Sci. 100 (suppl.1).

K. R. Kassube, J. D. Kaufman, K. G. Pohler, and A.G. Rius. 2016. The effect of heat stress and jugular infusions of methionine, lysine and branched-chain amino acids in lactating dairy cattle. J. Dairy Sci. Vol. 99 (suppl.1).

J. D. Kaufman, K. R. Kassube, and A.G. Rius. 2016. Feeding low crude protein diets in lactating dairy cows during summer months: 1. Improvements in milk production and nitrogen utilization. J. Dairy Sci. Vol. 99 (suppl.1).

J. D. Kaufman, K. R. Kassube, K. G. Pohler, and A.G. Rius. 2016. Feeding low crude protein diets in lactating dairy cows during summer months: 2. Improvements in energy metabolism. J. Dairy Sci. Vol. 99 (suppl.1).

R. A. Almeida, O. Kerro-Dego, S. P. Oliver, and A.G. Rius. 2016. Effect of heat stress on adherence and internalization of Streptococcus Uberis into bovine mammary epithelial cells. 55th Annual Meeting National Mastitis Council.

K. R. Kassube, J. D. Kaufman, and A.G. Rius. 2015. Effects of insulin and heat stress on mTOR signaling cascade in bovine mammary epithelial cells. J. Dairy Sci. Vol. 98 (suppl.1).

J. D. Kaufman, K. R. Kassube, C. Baravalle, and A.G. Rius. 2015. Heat stress reduces the phosphorylation activity of mTOR signaling cascade in bovine mammary cells. J. Dairy Sci. Vol. 98 (suppl.1).