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    • 100163 - Materials Strategic Growth Area Research Workshop 

      Unknown author (VT Continuing and Professional Educatoion, 2016)
      The Economical and Sustainable Materials Strategic Growth Area (Materials SGA) is committed to the development of cross-disciplinary teams that will tackle critical scientific materials challenges related to our pillars ...
    • An Update on Protein and Amino Acid Nutrition 

      Hanigan, Mark D.; White, Robin R.; Arriola Apelo, Sebastian I.; Aguilar, Michelle; Castro, Juan; Estes, Kari; Myers, Adelyn; Feng, Xin (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      Summary - AA are very, very important! - Representation of effects is complicated - Multiple AA - Energy - Hormones - Integrated response - Nyet on the barrel with broken staves - Can’t be done by guess and by golly - ...
    • Choosing the Right Liquid Feed for Your Calves 

      Yohe, Taylor (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      The primary messages of this presentation are that there are any good options for liquid diets to feed calves. One should stay away from unpasteurized waste milk! Pasteurized waste milk is a decent option, and it is, at ...
    • Dairy Science Research at Virginia Tech 

      Ferreira, Gonzalo (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      VT Dairy Complex - Research Summary: • 3 intensive metabolic trials - 4 feeding trials - 2 in vitro digestibility trials - 3 rumen development trials - 2 animal behavior and welfare trials - 2 antibiotic resistance trials ...
    • First Fresheners: Getting Your Dairy Employees Off to a Good Start 

      O'Rourke, Melissa (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-15)
      The topics of this presentation, which was given on February 15th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, include the importance of job analysis and ...
    • Food Digest : 2012 

      Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology Department (Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology Department, 2012)
      In December, Virginia Tech broke ground for the first building in the new Biosciences Precinct at the corner of Duck Pond Drive and Washington Street. The 93,860-square-foot building will incorporate laboratory and support ...
    • Food Digest : 2013 

      Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology Department (Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology Department, 2013)
      Message from the Department Head: Greetings. A lot has happened since our last newsletter. I hope as you take the time to read these stories, they will help you reconnect and remind you of the many friendships formed at ...
    • Food Digest : 2014 

      Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology Department (Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology Department, 2014)
      Message from the Department Head: Greetings. December 10, 2013, is a date that should be recorded as part of the Food Science and Technology history. On this date we received a Temporary Certificate of Occupancy for the ...
    • Food Digest : 2015 

      Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology Department (Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology Department, 2015)
      Message from the Department Head: Greetings! I hope this newsletter gives you an indication of the Department of Food Science and Technology’s busy year. One highlight was March 21, 2014 — celebrating the grand opening of ...
    • Food Digest : 2016 

      Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology Department (Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology Department, 2016)
      Message from the Department Head: The newsletter is a chance for us to reflect on the many activities of the Department of Food Science and Technology over the last year and to look ahead. In our last newsletter we detailed ...
    • Food Digest : 2017 

      Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology Department (Virginia Tech. Food Science and Technology Department, 2017)
      Message from the Department Head: Greetings, I write this in the quiet time between Christmas and New Year’s. I do not know if the Hokies will win their bowl game, but I do know this will be the 24th consecutive bowl ...
    • Hay-based Diets for Horses: Matching Horse Type to Hay Type 

      Suagee-Bedore, Jessica (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-15)
      The topics of this presentation, which was given on February 15th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, include horse biology and diversity within ...
    • Increasing the Demand & Consumption of Turkey 

      Cooper, Gary (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-15)
      This presentation describes the Cooper Farms agricultural corporation, specifically its employees, company statistics, types of foods processed, locations of processing plants, pasteurization and gestation programs, and more.
    • Management Techniques to Improve Silage Quality 

      Muck, Rich (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      This presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, describes management techniques to improve silage quality, ...
    • Mid-Atlantic Secure Milk Supply 

      Paulson, Eric (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-15)
      This presentation, which was given on February 15th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, covers the following topics: FMD = National animal health ...
    • Milk Fatty Acid Composition to Support Management of Feeding, Health and Reproduction in Dairy Cows 

      Barbano, Dave; Mellili, Caterina (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      This presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, discusses the current status of precision management milk ...
    • Milk Price Recovery or Not: Feeding and Management Strategies Facing Different Scenarios 

      St-Pierre, Normand (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      This presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, discusses big practices affecting milk prices, yearly ...
    • Mycotoxins Management in Beef Cattle and Dairy: How to Control and Manage Them 

      Asher, Randy (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02-16)
      This presentation, which was given on February 16th during the 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College, covered the following topics: • Do we have a mycotoxin ...
    • Program : 71st Annual Convention : 2017 Virginia State Feed Association & Nutritional Management “Cow” College 

      Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science (Virginia Tech. Department of Dairy Science, 2017-02)
      This document is the program - which contains a list of presenters, the titles of their presentations, and the times of these presentations - for the 71st Annual Convention of the 2017 Virginia State Feed Association ...
    • SBIO Newsletter, Fall 2013 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2013-09-11)
      This is the interdepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials