Refereed Journals

Kronberg, S. L., E. J. Scholljegerdes, R. J. Maddock, G. Barcelo-Coblijn, and E. J. Murphy. 2015. Lean ground beef as a potentially significant and popular source of n-3 fatty acids for many people. Lipids (Submitted)

Van Emon, M. L., A. F. Schultz, P. J. Gunn, M. K. Neary, R. P. Lemenager, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and S. L. Lake. 2015. Effects of added dietary protein and fat on subcutaneous adipose tissue and longissimus muscle fatty acid profiles of finishing lambs when fed differing levels of dried distillers grains with solubles. Sheep and Goat Res. 29: (In Revision).

Stewart, W. C., T. R. Whitney, E. J. Scholljegerdes, R. P. Adams, H. D. Naumann, N. M Cherry, K. D. Welch, and D. R. Gardner. 2015. Effects of Juniperus species and stage of maturity on nutritional, in vitro digestibility, and plant secondary compound characteristics J. Anim. Sci. 93:4034-4047.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., L. A. Lekatz, and K. A. Vonnahme. 2014. Effects of short-term oilseed supplementation on plasma fatty acid composition, progesterone, and prostaglandin F metabolite in lactating beef cows. Animal 7: 777-785.

Arias, R. P., L. J. Unruh-Snyder, E. J. Scholljegerdes, A. N. Baird, K. D. Johnson, D. Buckmaster, R. P. Lemenager, and S. L. Lake. 2013. Effects of feeding corn modified-wet distiller’s grains plussolubles co-ensiled with chopped whole-plant corn on heifer growth performance, and diet digestibility in beef cattle. J. Anim. Sci. 91:4366-4373.

Mulliniks, J. T., M. E. Kemp, R. L. Endecott, S. H. Cox, A. J. Roberts, R. C. Waterman, T. W. Geary, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and M. K. Petersen. 2013. Does β-hydroxybutyrate concentration influence conception date in young postpartum range beef cows? J. Anim. Sci. 91: 2902-2909.

Mulliniks, J. T., D. E. Hawkins, K. K. Kane, S. H. Cox, L. A. Torell, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and M. K. Petersen. 2013. Metabolizable protein supply while grazing dormant winter forage during heifer development alters pregnancy and subsequent in-herd retention rate. J. Anim. Sci. 91: 1409-1416.

Kronberg, S. L., E. J. Scholljegerdes, E. J. Murphy, R. E. Ward, T. D. Maddock, and C. S. Schauer. 2012. Treatment of flaxseed to reduce biohydrogenation of α-linolenic acid by ruminal microbes in sheep and cattle and increase n-3 fatty acid concentrations in red meat. J. Anim. Sci. 90:4618-4624.

Arias, R. P., L. J. Unruh-Snyder, E. J. Scholljegerdes, A. N. Baird, K. D. Johnson, D. Buckmaster, R. P. Lemenager, and S. L. Lake. 2012. Effects of feeding corn modified wet distiller’s grain plus solubles co-ensiled with direct cut forage on feedlot performance, carcass characteristics and diet digestibility of finishing steers. J. Anim. Sci. 90:3574-3583.

Liebig, M. A., D. L. Tanaka, S. L. Kronberg, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and J. F. Karn. 2011. Integrated crops and livestock in central North Dakota, USA: Agroecosystem management to buffer soil change. Renew. Ag. Fd. Syst. 23: 80-86.

Liebig, M.A., D.L. Tanaka, S.L. Kronberg, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and J.F. Karn. 2011. Soil hydrological attributes of an integrated crop-livestock agroecosystem: Increased adaptation through resistance to soil change. Appl. Environ. Soil Sci. 27:115-124.

Kronberg, S.L., E. J. Scholljegerdes, A.N. Lepper, and E.P. Berg. 2011. The effect of flaxseed supplementation on growth, carcass characteristics, fatty acid profile, retail shelf life, and sensory characteristics of beef from steers finished on grasslands of the northern Great Plains. J. Anim. Sci. 89: 2892-2903.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., L. A. Lekatz, and K. A. Vonnahme. 2011. Effects of short-term oilseed supplementation on reproductive performance in beef heifers. Can. J. Anim. Sci. 91:75-79.

Maiga, H. A., M. L. Bauer, C. R. Dahlen, M. Badaruddin, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 2011. Mustard bran in lactating dairy cow diets. J. Dairy Sci. 94:3054-3062.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., W. J. Hill, H. T. Purvis, L. A. Voigt, and C. S. Schauer. 2010. Effects of supplemental cobalt on nutrien digestion and nitorgen balance in lambs fed forage-based diets. Sheep and Goat Res. J. 25:74-77.

Murrieta, C. M., B. W. Hess, S. L. Lake, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and D. C. Rule. 2010. Body condition score at parturition and day of lactation regulate mRNA abundance in milk somatic cells and transcription factors and fatty acid transporters in adipose tissue of beef cows. Livest. Sci. 131:65-72.

Scholljegerdes, E. J. and S. L. Kronberg. 2010. Effects of supplemental ground flaxseed fed to beef cattle grazing summer native range on the northern Great Plains. J. Anim. Sci. 88:2108-2121.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., B. W. Hess, M. H. J. Grant, S. L. Lake, B. M. Alexander, T. R. Weston, D. L. Hixon, E. A. Van Kirk, and G. E. Moss. 2009. Effects of feeding high-linoleate safflower seeds on postpartum reproduction in beef cow. J. Anim. Sci. 87: 2985-2995.

Phillips, R., O. Beeri, E. Scholljegerdes, D. Bjergaard, and J. Hendrickson. 2009. A satellite data-driven model for estimating grazing capacity in northern prairie. Ag. Syst. 100:72-79.

Scholljegerdes, E., and S. Kronberg. 2008. Influence of supplemental whole flaxseed on forage intake and site and extent of digestion in beef heifers consuming native grass hay. J. Anim. Sci. 86:2310-2320.

Galbreath, C. W., E. J. Scholljegerdes, G. P. Lardy, K. G. Odde, M. E. Wilson, J. W. Schroeder, and K. A. Vonnahme. 2008. Effect of feeding flax or linseed meal on progesterone clearance rate in ovariectomized ewes. Dom. Anim. Endo. 35:164-169

Tanaka, D. L., J. F. Karn, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 2008. Integrated crop/livestock systems research: Practical research considerations. Renew. Agric. Food Syst. 23:80-86.

Kronberg, S. L., E. J. Scholljegerdes, G. Barceló-Coblijn, and E. J. Murphy. 2007. Flaxseed treatments to reduce biohydrogenation of α-linolenic acid by rumen microbes in cattle. Lipids 42: 1105-1111.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., S. L. Lake, T. R. Weston, D. C. Rule, G. E. Moss, T. M. Nett, and B. W. Hess. 2007. Fatty acid composition of plasma, medial basal hypothalamus, and uterine tissue in primiparous beef cows fed high-linoleate safflower seeds. J. Anim. Sci. 85:1555-1564.

Lake, S. L., T. R. Weston, E. J. Scholljegerdes, C. M. Murrieta, B. M. Alexander, D. C. Rule, G. E. Moss, and B. W. Hess. 2007. Effects of postpartum dietary fat and body condition score at parturition on plasma, adipose tissue, and milk fatty acid composition of lactating beef cows. J. Anim. Sci. 85:717-730.

Murrieta, C. M., B. W. Hess, E. J. Scholljegerdes, T. E. Engle, K. L. Hossner, G. E. Moss, and D. C. Rule. 2006. Evaluation of milk somatic cells as a source of mRNA for study of lipogenesis in the mammary gland of lactating beef cows supplemented with dietary high-linoleate safflower seeds. J. Anim. Sci. 84: 2399-2405.

Lake, S. L., E. J. Scholljegerdes, T. R. Weston, D. C. Rule, and B. W. Hess. 2006. Postpartum supplemental fat, but not maternal body condition score at parturition, affects plasma and adipose tissue fatty acid profiles of suckling beef calves. J. Anim. Sci. 84:1811-1819.

Lake, S. L., E. J. Scholljegerdes, W. T. Small, E. L. Belden, S. I. Paisley, D. C. Rule, and B. W. Hess. 2006. Immune response and serum immunoglobulin G concentrations in beef calves suckling cows of differing body condition score at parturition and supplemented with high-linoleate or high-oleate safflower seeds. J. Anim. Sci. 84:997-1003.

Lake, S. L., E. J. Scholljegerdes, D. M. Hallford, G. E. Moss, D. C. Rule, and B. W. Hess. 2006. Effects of body condition score at parturition and postpartum supplemental fat on metabolite and hormone concentrations of beef cows and their suckling claves. J. Anim. Sci. 84:1038-1047.

Lake, S. L., E. J. Scholljegerdes, V. Nayigihugu, C. M. Murrieta, R. L. Atkinson, D. C. Rule, T. J. Robinson, and B. W. Hess. 2006. Effects of body condition score at parturition and postpartum supplemental fat on adipose tissue lipogenic activity of lactating beef cows. J. Anim. Sci. 84: 397-404.

Atkinson, R. L., E. J. Scholljegerdes, S. L. Lake, V. Nayigihugu, B. W. Hess, and D. C. Rule. 2006 Site and extent of digestion and duodenal and ileal flow of total and esterified fatty acids in sheep fed a high-concentrate diet supplemented with high-linoleate safflower oil. J. Anim. Sci. 84:387-396.

Lake, S. L., E. J. Scholljegerdes, R. L. Atkinson, V. Nayigihugu, S. I. Paisley, D. C. Rule, G. E. Moss, T. J. Robinson, and B. W. Hess. 2005. Body condition score at parturition and postpartum supplemental fat effects on cow and calf performance. J. Anim. Sci. 83:2908-2917.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., B. W. Hess, and P. A. Ludden. 2005. Effect of restricted forage intake on ruminal disappearance of a blood meal, feather meal, and fish meal supplement. J. Anim. Sci. 83:2146-2150.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., T. W. Weston, P. A. Ludden, and B. W. Hess. 2005. Supplementing a ruminally undegradable protein supplement to maintain essential amino acid supply to the small intestine when forage intake is restricted in beef cattle. J. Anim. Sci. 83:2151-2161.

Hess, B. W., S. L. Lake, E. J. Scholljegerdes, T. R. Weston, V. Nayigihugu, J. D. C. Molle, and G. E. Moss. 2004. Nutritional controls of beef cow reproduction. J. Anim. Sci. 83(E. Suppl.):E90-E106.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., B. W. Hess, G. E. Moss, D. L. Hixon, and D. C. Rule. 2004. Influence of supplemental high-linoleate or high-oleate cracked safflower seeds on site and extent of disappearance in beef cattle. J. Anim. Sci. 82:3577-3588.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., B. W. Hess, and P. A. Ludden. 2004. Site and extent of digestion and amino acid flow to the small intestine in beef cattle consuming limited amounts of forage. J. Anim. Sci. 84: 1146-1156.

Gould, J., E. J. Scholljegerdes, P. A. Ludden, D. C. Rule, and B. W. Hess. 2003. Effect of ethanol supplementation on in vitro digestion and VFA production and growth performance of newly weaned lambs. Sheep Goat Res. J. 18:55-60.

Hess, B. W., J. E. Williams, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 2003. An evaluation of different energy supplements for lambs consuming endophyte-free tall fescue. Sheep Goat Res. J. 18:79-82.

Ludden, P. A., T. L. Wechter, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and B. W. Hess. 2003. Effects of oscillating dietary protein on growth, efficiency, and serum metabolites in growing beef steers. Prof. Anim. Sci. 19:30-34.

Strauch, T. A., E. J. Scholljegerdes, D. J. Patterson, M. F. Smith, M. C. Lucy, W. R. Lamberson, and J. E. Williams. 2001. Influence of undegraded intake protein on reproductive performance of primiparous beef heifers maintained on stockpiled fescue pasture. J. Anim. Sci. 79:574-581.

Williams, J. E., S. A. Newell, B. W. Hess, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 1999. Influence of rumen-protected methionine and lysine on growing cattle fed forage and corn based diets. J. Prod. Agric. 12:696-701.

Hess, B. W., E. J. Scholljegerdes, S. A. Coleman, and J. E. Williams. 1998. Supplemental protein plus ruminally protected methionine and lysine for primiparous beef cattle consuming annual rye hay. J. Anim. Sci. 76:1767-1777.

Lalman, D. L., D. H. Keisler, J. E. Williams, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and D. M. Mallett. 1997. Influence of postpartum weight and body condition change on duration of anestrus by undernourished suckled beef heifers. J. Anim. Sci. 75:2003-2008.

 

Book Chapters

Spiers, D. E., J. E. Williams, B. L. Snyder, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and G. E. Rottinghaus. 1997. Determination of sensitivity to endophyte-infected tall fescue for beef heifers in a summer field environment. Pages 441-442 in Neotyphodium/Grass Interactions. C. W. Bacon and N. S. Hill, eds. Proc. Third Int. Symp., Athens, GA.

 

Proceedings 

Löest, C. A., M. E. Hubbert, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 2014. Research Update: New Mexico State University. Proceedings of the Plains Nutrition Conference.

Scholljegerdes, E. 2014. Role of mineral nutrition in NM calves. Proceedings of the Southwest Beef Symposium.

Morgan, T. D., A. Salazar, E. J. Scholljegerdes, C. L. Löest, L. M. White, and S. L. Ivey. 2014. Evaluation of titanium dioxide as a digestibility marker for horses. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 65:64-66.

Schmitz, L. H., C. M. Buck, C. B. Gardner, J. R. Graves, R. C. Dunlap, S. H. Cox, D. M. Hallford, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 2014. Effects of controlled body weight gain on growth and reproductive performance of heifers grazing native rangeland during the pre-breeding period. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 65:67-69.

Stewart, W. C., T. R. Whitney, E. J. Scholljegerdes, H. D. Naumann, N. M Cherry, J. P. Muir, B. D. Lambert, R. P. Adams K. D. Welch, and D. R. Gardner. 2014. Effects of juniper species and stage of maturity on nutritional, digestive, and plant secondary compound characteristics. Proc. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 65:59-63.

Buck, C. M., N. M. Rodriguez, F. R. Melgar, L. H. Schmitz, A. L. Salazar, K. H. Marchetti, B. E. Bonfantini, S. L. Lodge-Ivey, M. P. T. Coleson, C. B. Gardner, J. R. Graves, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 2014. Effects of ad libitum supplement containing increasing levels of microalgae, Scenedesmus sp., on site and extent of digestion in beef heifers consuming a forage-based diet. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 65:74-78.

Garcia, M. E., E. Oosthuysen, J. R. Graves, M. E. Hubbert, M. E. Branine, C. A. Löest, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 2014. Effects of level and source of supplemental trace minerals on growth responses of beef calves received from New Mexico Ranches. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 65:91-94.

Samuelson, K. L., C. Ikard, J. B. Alford, J. G. Castro, S. Gutierrez, F. A. Allataifeh, B. L. Slayton-Magitman, N. C. Burdick Sanchez, J. A. Carroll, A. K. Ashley, E. J. Scholljegerdes, D. M. Hallford, and C. A. Löest. 2014. Capsaicin supplementation does not reduce lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation in growing beef steers. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 65: 230-234.

Beckman, M. K., L. N. Tracey, C. L. Shelly, N. P. Miller, K. L. Norman, K. H. Marchetti, E. J. Scholljegerdes, S. A. Soto-Navarro, C. A. Loest, S. L. Lodge-Ivey. 2013. Evaluation of the novel feedstuff, lipid extracted algae, for ruminant animals in forage and concentrate diets. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 64:55-59.

Graves, J. R., M. E. Hubbert, J. S. Schutz, C. A. Löest, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 2013. Relationship of arrival Bovine Respiratory Disease titers and subsequent morbidity and performance of newly received cattle. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 64:223-226.

Gardner, C. B., S. H. Cox, J. R. Graves, C. M. Buck, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 2013. Effects of rumen protected arginine on lamb growth performance. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 64:409-411.

Shelly, C. L., L. D. Tracey, A. L. Salazar, L. Schmitz, E. J. Scholljegerdes, C. K. Larson, and S. Ivey. 2013. Effect of cobalt supplementation on rumen fermentation and blood metabolites. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 64:107-111.

Caballero, J. D., J. R. Graves, E. J. Scholljegerdes, J. S. Schutz, M. E. Hubbert, and S. A. Soto-Navarro. 2013. Effect of Zuprevo as a mass medication of receiving cattle on feedlot performance and health. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 64:230-233.

Beckman, M. K., L. N. Tracey, N. Miller, K. Norman, K. Marchetti, E. J. Scholljegerdes, S. A. Soto-Navarro, C. A. Löest, and S. L. Lodge-Ivey. 2012. Digestibility of algal biofuel co-product in a forage diet. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 63: 93-97.

Allataifeh, F. A., C. A. Löest, M. N. Sawalhah, F. Castillo, A. F. Cibils, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 2012. Swainsonine excretion, nutrient digestibility and nitrogen retention of lambs fed alfalfa hay, locoweed, and novel feed additives. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci.63:320-232.

Miller, N. P., R. C. Dunlap, S. H. Cox, M. M. Marricle, D. M. Hallford, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 2012. Effects of dried distiller’s grains fed for programmed rate of body weight gain in beef heifers grazing native rangelands prior to breeding on growth and reproductive performance. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 63:288-291.

Mulliniks, J. T., A. J. Roberts, R. C. Waterman, T. W. Geary, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and M. K. Petersen. 2012. Assessment of serum IGF-1 and b-hydroxybutyrate concentrations on reproductive performance prior to calving and breeding in young beef cows grazing native range. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 63:185-188.

Mulliniks, J. T., D. E. Hawkins, K. K. Kane, S. H. Cox, L. A. Torell, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and M. K. Petersen. 2012. Metabolizable protein supply alters pregnancy and subsequent retention rate during heifer development while grazing dormant winter forage. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 63:306-310.

Mulliniks, J. T., M. E. Kemp, R. L. Endecott, S. H. Cox, E. J. Scholljegerdes, T. W. Geary, and M. K. Petersen. 2012. Pre-breeding β-hydroxybutyrate concentration influences conception date in young postpartum range beef cows. Proc. West. Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 63:10-15.

Miller, N. P., S. L. Kronberg, and E. J. Scholljegerdes. 2011. Effects of flaxseed level and processing on site and extent of digestion in beef cows fed native hay. Proc. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 62: 46-51.

E. J. Scholljegerdes, and S. L. Kronberg. 2011. Effects of ruminal protein degradability on site and extent of digestion in beef cows grazing summer rangelands and fed flaxseed. Proc. West. Sect. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. Vol. 62: 405-409.

Scholljegerdes, E. J. 2009. Effects of level of supplemental flax oil on ruminal disappearance of soybean meal. Proc. West. Sect. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 60: 215-218.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., and S. L. Kronberg. 2008. Effects of supplemental flaxseed on site and extent of digestion in beef heifers grazing summer native pasture in the northern Great Plains. Proc. 62nd Flax Inst. United States. Pg 34-42.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., L. A. Lekatz, and K. A. Vonnahme. 2008. Effects of short-term oilseed supplementation on plasma fatty acid composition in lactating beef cows. Proc. West. Sect. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 59: 308-313.

Van Emon, M. L., A. F. Musselman, P. J. Gunn, M. K. Neary, R. P. Lemenager, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and S. L. Lake. 2008. Effects of added dietary protein and fat on subcutaneous adipose tissue of finishing lambs when fed differing levels of dried distiller’s grains with solubles. Proc. West. Sect. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. 59: 299-304.

Hess, B. W., E. J. Scholljegerdes, C. M. Murrieta, and D. C. Rule. 2007. Long-chain fatty acid flow to the duodenum of cattle fed limited amounts of forage plus supplementary ruminally undegradable protein containing fishmeal. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 58: 320-324.

Scholljegerdes, E. and S. Kronberg. 2007. Effects of supplemental ground flaxseed on the growth performance of steers grazing summer native pasture in the northern Great Plains. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 58: 248-251.

Scholljegerdes, E., and S. Kronberg. 2007. Influence of supplemental whole flaxseed on forage intake and site and extent of digestion in beef heifers consuming native grass hay. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 58: 339-343.

Murrieta C. M., S. L. Lake, E. J. Scholljegerdes, B. W. Hess, and D. C. Rule. 2006. Body condition score at parturition and day of lactation affect lipogenic enzyme messenger RNA abundance in milk somatic cells in lactating beef cows fed supplemental fat. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 57: 220-225.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., S. L. Lake, T. R. Weston, D. C. Rule, G. E. Moss, T. M. Nett, and B. W. Hess. 2005. Fatty Acid Composition of Plasma, Medial Basal Hypothalamus, and Uterine Tissue in Primiparous Beef Cows fed High-Linoleate Safflower Seeds. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 55:383-387.

Lake, S. L., E. J. Scholljegerdes, V. Nayigihugu, R. L. Atkinson, E. A. Van Kirk, D. C. Rule, D. M. Hallford, G. E. Moss, and B. W. Hess. 2005. Body condition score at parturition and effects of postpartum supplemental fat on metabolite and hormone concentrations of beef cows. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 55:360-364.

Murrieta, C. M., E.J. Scholljegerdes, B. W. Hess, D. C. Rule, T.E. Engle, and K.L. Hossner. 2005. Evaluation of milk somatic cells as a source of mRNA for study of mammary gland lipogenesis in lactating beef cows. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 55: 36-39.

Wolf, A., E. J. Scholljegerdes, J. Krall, S. Lake, B. Hess. 2005. Growth performance and carcass characteristics of finishing hogs consuming ‘dun’ or ‘white’ field peas. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 55:135-138.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., K. A. Vonnahme, J. D. C. Molle, V. Nayigihugu, S. L. Lake, R. L. Atkinson, P. A. Ludden, L. R. Miller, S. P. Ford, and B. W. Hess. 2004. Effects of maternal undernutrition from early- to mid-gestation on visceral organs of the ewe and fetus. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 55:344-348.

Lake, S. L., B. W. Hess, D. C. Rule, E. J. Scholljegerdes, V. Nayigihugu, R. L. Atkinson, and C. M. Murrieta. 2004. Effects of supplemental high-linoleate or high-oleate safflower seeds on adipose tissue fatty acids, apparent mobilization, and potential uptake and storage in postpartum cows. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 55:29-35.

Miller, L. R., S. I. Paisley, J. D. C. Molle, E. J. Scholljegerdes, S. L. Lake, R. L. Atkinson, V. Nayigihugu, W. T. Small, S. P. Ford, W. J. Means, K. R. Underwood, S. A. Thompson, and B. W. Hess. 2004. Use of ultrasound to determine body composition of beef cows nutrient restricted during early to mid-gestation. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 55:163-167.

Molle, J. D. C., E. J. Scholljegerdes, S. L. Lake, V. Nayigihugu, R. L. Atkinson, L. R. Miller, S. P. Ford, W. J. Means, J. S. Caton, and B. W. Hess. 2004. Effects of maternal nutrient restriction during early- to mid-gestation on cow and fetal visceral organ measurements. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 55:405-409.

Small, W. T., S. I. Paisley, B. W. Hess, S. L. Lake, E. J. Scholljegerdes, T. A. Reed, E. L. Belden, and S. Bartle. 2004. Supplemental at in limit-fed, high grain prepartum diets of beef cows: Effects on cow weight gain, reproduction, and calf health, immunity, and performance. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 55:45-52.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., B. W. Hess, F. S. D’Angieri and P. A. Ludden. 2003. Balancing supply of essential amino acids to the small intestine in cattle consuming restricted amounts of forage plus supplementary ruminally undegradable protein. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 54: 77-81.

Atkinson, R. L., E. J. Scholljegerdes, S. L., Lake, V. Nayigihugu, B. W. Hess, and D. C. Rule. 2003. Increasing dietary high-linoleate safflower oil affects duodenal flow of esterified linoleate in wethers. Proc. West Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 54: 13-17.

Lake, S. L., B. W. Hess, D. C. Rule, C. M. Murrieta, E. J. Scholljegerdes, V. Nayigihugu, and R. L. Atkinson. 2003. Effects of supplemental high-linoleate or oleate safflower seeds on production and lipogenesis by adipose tissue of postpartum cows. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 54: 40-45.

Carter, D. E., B. W. Hess, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and D. C. Rule. 2002. Effect of supplemental soybean oil on duodenal flow of long chain fatty acids in beef heifers grazing summer pasture. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 53:646-650.

Hess, B. W., P. A. Ludden, E. J. Scholljegerdes, and V. Nayigihugu. 2002. Effects of time of daily cracked corn supplementation on site and extent of digestion in cattle grazing summer cool-season pasture. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 53:651-654.

Lake, S. L., B. W. Hess, E. J. Scholljegerdes, L. Brokaw, and D. C. Rule. 2002. Effects of supplemental corn and high-oil corn on duodenal fatty acid flows for beef heifers grazing summer pasture. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 53:628-633.

Ludden, P. A., D. E. Carter, V. Nayigihugu, E. J. Scholljegerdes, R. S. Townsend, B. W. Hess, and D. C. Rule. 2002. Effect of ruminal protein degradability and supplementation frequency on lamb growth and gastrointestinal organ mass. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 53:523-526.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., B. W. Hess, M. B. Whitney, and D. C. Rule. 2002. Effects of level of supplemental soybean oil on duodenal fatty acid flow in beef heifers fed bromegrass hay. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 53:619-623.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., V. Nayigihugu, B. W. Hess, and P. A. Ludden. 2002. A comparison of techniques for estimating forage digestion. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 53:373-375.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., B. W. Hess, K. R. Hightower, G. E. Moss, D. L. Hixon, and D. C. Rule. 2001. Biohydrogenation, flow and disappearance of fatty acids in beef cattle fed supplemental high-linoleate or high-oleate safflower seeds. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 52:59-64.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., J. Gould, B. W. Hess, and P. A. Ludden. 2001. Site and extent of digestion in beef cattle consuming restricted amounts of forage and supplemental undegradable intake protein. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 52:463-468.

Brokaw, B. W. Hess, A. D. Schleicher, E. J. Scholljegerdes, L. M. Yun, J. D. Heeg, and H. Bratka. 2000 Evaluation of supplemental high-oil corn for heifers grazing summer pasture. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 51:290-293.

Gould, J., E. J. Scholljegerdes, B. W. Hess, P. A. Ludden, and D. C. Rule. 2000. Effect of ethanol and oil supplementation on site and extent of OM and NDF digestion. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 51:83-85.

Gould, J., E. J. Scholljegerdes, B. W. Hess, D. W. Koch, J. W. Flake, and L. J. Held. 2000. Replacement value of radish hay for alfalfa hay in diets of newly-weaned beef calves. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 51:549-551.

Scholljegerdes, E. J., B. W. Hess, and P. A. Ludden. 2000. The influence of level of feed restriction on forage digestibility by beef cattle. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 51:86-90.

Wechter, T. L., P. A. Ludden, B. W. Hess, J. Heeg, E. J. Scholljegerdes, L. Brokaw, A. D. Schleicher, J. Gould, and K. R. Bessler. 2000. Effects of oscillating dietary protein on ruminal fermentation and flows of N fractions to the small intestine in sheep. Proc. West. Sect. Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci. 51:58-60.