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  • Changes in intake and nutritional quality of saltcedar 

    Knight, Colt (2012-05-12)
    Recently weaned Boer-cross (n=20) and Angora (n=6) goats were individually penned and fed increasing amounts of saltcedar. Weight, intake, and water consumption data were monitored. In addition, saltcedar samples were ...
  • Feeding specific amino acids to increase redberry juniper consumption by goats 

    Steel, Diana (2012-05-12)
    Redberry juniper (Juniperus pinchotii Sudw.) is a chemically defended, invasive brush species in western states. Previous research has demonstrated that goats supplemented with escape protein sources will consume a higher ...
  • Intake of salt cedar by two different breeds of sheep 

    Borroum, Zachary; Borroum, Zachary Bryan (2012-12-15)
    Salt cedar encroachment is of great concern in the western portion of the United States. Control attempts have been made with leaf beetles and herbicides in the past, but none yet have been found to be completely successful. ...
  • Maternal influence on juniper consumption in boer-cross goats 

    Jackson, James (2012-05-12)
    The objectives of this study were to determine if maternal influences increased redberry juniper (Junipers pinchottii Sudw.) consumption by goats. Twenty-one Boer nannies were bred to determine the effects of maternal ...