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    • A Case Study Comparing Participants vs Non-Participants of the Texas 4-H Livestock Ambassador Program in Relation to Animal Science Knowledge, Leadership, Career Development, and Higher Education Knowledge Gained 

      Isbell, Elizabeth Ann (2013-11-25)
      Selected former Texas 4-H Livestock Ambassadors as well as former Texas 4-H members that are currently enrolled in Texas A&M University and Texas Tech University participated in an interview to determine the effectiveness ...
    • A Study Of Texas Youth Livestock Exhibitors Knowledge Within The Constructs Of The Quality Counts Assessment 

      Ragland, J. Derrick (2013-08-09)
      A Study Of Texas Youth Livestock Exhibitors Knowledge Within The Constructs Of The Quality Counts Assessment. (August 2013) J. D. Ragland, B.S., M. S. Chairman of Advisory Committee: Dr. Steve Fraze. The purpose of this ...
    • A Study to Determine the Influence of Economics on the Junior Livestock Show Program in Texas 

      Cook, Dottie Ann (2015-11-17)
      Texas 4-H livestock projects provide exhibitors with life skill development and enhanced expertise in livestock systems and animal science knowledge. Livestock projects range from small animal species such as rabbits and ...
    • After the Conservation Reserve Program: Economic Decisions with Farming and Grazing in Mind 

      Cearley, Kenneth A.; Amosson, Stephen H.; Warminski , Patrick; Jones, DeDe; Kenny, Nicholas (2009-04-07)
      As Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) contracts begin to expire, landowners must decide to re-enroll the land in the program, convert it back to crops or leave it in permanent cover for grazing and for wildlife. This ...
    • After the Conservation Reserve Program: Economic Decisions with Wildlife in Mind 

      Cearley, Kenneth A.; Amosson, Stephen H.; Warminski , Patrick; Jones, DeDe (2009-04-07)
      As Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) contracts begin to expire, landowners must decide to re-enroll the land in the program, convert it back to crops or leave it in permanent cover for grazing and for wildlife. This ...
    • After the Conservation Reserve Program: Land Management with Wildlife in Mind 

      Cearley, Kenneth A.; Kowaleski, Chuck (2008-11-25)
      When contracts for the Conservation Reserve Program expire, landowners must find profitable ways to manage their properties. These management decisions affect wildlife and habitat. Former CRP land can be returned to crop ...
    • Air Quality Standards and Nuisance Issues for Animal Agriculture 

      Mukhtar, Saqib; Auvermann, Brent W. (2006-05-24)
      Animal feeding operations face increased scrutiny and accountability for how they affect the air quality of their neighbors and communities. This publication helps operators become familiar with fundamental air quality ...
    • Analyzing Replacement Stock Alternatives 

      Falconer, Lawrence; McGrann, James M.; Parker, John; Jones, Rodney (2008-10-21)
      Replacement management strategy involves comparing the values of the breeding stock you own with the value of potential replacements, and then choosing the investment with the highest expected worth. This publication ...
    • Anthrax 

      Lawhorn, D. Bruce (2001-08-09)
      Anthrax is a very destructive animal disease found worldwide. This publication describes anthrax symptoms in livestock, deer and people, and explains how a diagnosis is made. There is important information about prevention, ...
    • Anthrax in a Mule 

      College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
    • Application of Partial Least Squares Regression to Predict Dry Matter Intake and Feed Efficiency Based on Feeding Behavior Patterns in Beef Cattle 

      Parsons, Ira Lloyd (2018-05-08)
      Feed expenses are the largest driver of input cost in the beef industry, thus, increasing the genetic merit of beef cattle efficiency is an effective strategy to improve the environmental and economic sustainability of ...
    • Balancing Forage Demand with Forage Supply 

      Troxel, Tom R.; White, Larry D. (1995-09-25)
      Ranchers must achieve a balance between stocking rate and forage supply for effective conversion of range forage to animal production. This publication can help ranchers evaluate current forage conditions, make timely ...
    • Balancing Forage Demand with Forage Supply (Spanish) 

      White, Larry D.; Troxel, Tom R. (2001-09-10)
      Ranchers must achieve a balance between stocking rate and forage supply for effective conversion of range forage to animal production. This publication can help ranchers evaluate current forage conditions, make timely ...
    • Case Studies on the Effects of Climate Change on Water, Livestock and Hurricanes 

      Yu, Chin-Hsien (2014-07-25)
      This dissertation investigates the agricultural impacts of climate change in three ways addressing water implications of mitigation strategies, feedlot livestock productivity vulnerability induced by climate change and ...
    • Cattle 

      Sloan (Physical: Agricultural Communications and Journalism Program, Texas A&M UniversityDigital: Cushing Memorial Library and Archives, Texas A&M University, <a href="mailto:cushing-library@tamu.edu">Email</a>, Phone: 979-845-1951, <a href="http://cushing.library.tamu.edu/">Website</a>, 2009)
    • Cattle 

      Sloan (Physical: Agricultural Communications and Journalism Program, Texas A&M UniversityDigital: Cushing Memorial Library and Archives, Texas A&M University, <a href="mailto:cushing-library@tamu.edu">Email</a>, Phone: 979-845-1951, <a href="http://cushing.library.tamu.edu/">Website</a>, 2009)
    • Cattle in a Corral 

      College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
    • Cloned Steer News Conference, number 02 

      College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
      Scientists Dr. Jonathan Hill and Dr. Mark Westhusin at Texas A&M University have successfully cloned what is believed to be the first calf cloned from an adult bull, which is also the oldest animal ever cloned. A 21-year-old ...
    • Cloned Steer News Conference, number 03 

      College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
      Scientists Dr. Jonathan Hill and Dr. Mark Westhusin at Texas A&M University have successfully cloned what is believed to be the first calf cloned from an adult bull, which is also the oldest animal ever cloned. A 21-year-old ...
    • Cloned Steer News Conference, number 04 

      College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
      Scientists Dr. Jonathan Hill and Dr. Mark Westhusin at Texas A&M University have successfully cloned what is believed to be the first calf cloned from an adult bull, which is also the oldest animal ever cloned. A 21-year-old ...