Marcia I. Endres - Publications

Refereed Articles

Chebel, R.C., P.R.B. Silva, M.I. Endres, M.A. Ballou, and K.L. Luchterhand. 2016. Social stressors and their effects on immunity and health of periparturient dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 99:3217–3228.

Silva, P.R.B., K.M. Lobeck-Luchterhand, R.L.A. Cerri, D.M. Haines, M.A. Balloud, M.I. Endres, and R.C. Chebel. 2016. Effects of prepartum stocking density on innate and adaptive leukocyte responses and serum and hair cortisol concentrations. Vet. Immunol. Immunopathol. 169:39-46.

Liboreiro, D.N., K.S. Machado, P. Basso Silva, A.E. Barreto, M.I. Endres, and R.C. Chebel. 2015. Characterization of peripartum rumination and activity of cows diagnosed with metabolic and uterine diseases. J. Dairy Sci. 98:6812-6827.

Lobeck-Luchterhand, K.M., P.R.B. Silva, R.C. Chebel, and M.I. Endres. 2015. Effect of stocking density on social, feeding, and lying behavior of prepartum dairy animals. J. Dairy Sci. 98:240-249.

Shahid, M.Q., J.K. Reneau, H. Chester-Jones, R.C. Chebel, and M.I. Endres. 2015. Cow and herd level risk factors for on-farm mortality in Midwest US dairy herds. J. Dairy Sci. 98:4401-4414 (J. Dairy Sci. Article of the Month).

Endres, M.I., K.M. Lobeck-Luchterhand, L.A. Espejo, and C.B. Tucker. 2014. Evaluation of the sample needed to accurately estimate outcome-based measurements of dairy welfare on farm. J. Dairy Sci. 97:3523-3530.

Lobeck-Luchterhand, K.M., P.R.B. Silva, R.C. Chebel, and M.I. Endres. 2014. Effect of prepartum grouping strategy on displacements from the feed bunk and feeding behavior of dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 97:2800-2807.

Silva, P.R.B., A.R. Dresch, K.S. Machado, J.G.N. Moraes, K. Lobeck-Luchterhand, T.K. Nishimura, M.A. Ferreira, M.I. Endres, and R.C. Chebel. 2014. Prepartum stocking density: Effects on metabolic, health, reproductive, and productive responses. J. Dairy Sci. 97:5521-5532.

Diaz-Royon, F., M.I. Endres, and A.D. Garcia. 2013. Cross-ventilated barns for dairy cows: New building design with cow comfort in mind. DAIReXNET (Dairy eXtension) peer-reviewed online article.
http://www.extension.org/pages/68439/cross-ventilated-barns-for-dairy-cows:-new-building-design-with-cow-comfort-in-mind#.UgQaW5LVCSo

Silva, P.R.B, J.G.N. Moraes, L.G.D.  Mendonca, A.A. Scanavez, J. Fetrow, M.I. Endres, and R.C. Chebel. 2013. Effects of weekly regrouping of prepartum dairy cows on metabolic, health, reproductive, and productive parameters. J. Dairy Sci. 96:4436-4446.

Silva, P.R.B, J.G.N. Moraes, L.G.D.  Mendonca, A.A. Scanavez, G. Nakagawa, M. Ballou, B. Walcheck, M.I. Endres, and R.C. Chebel. 2013. Effects of weekly regrouping of prepartum dairy cows on innate and humoral immune responses. J. Dairy Sci. 96:7649-7657.

Husfeldt, A.W. and M.I. Endres. 2012. Association between stall surface and some animal welfare measurements on dairy herds using recycled manure solids for bedding freestalls. J. Dairy Sci. 95: 5626-5634.

Husfeldt, A.W., M.I. Endres, K.A. Janni, and J.A. Salfer. 2012. Management and characteristics of recycled manure solids used for bedding in Midwest freestall dairy herds. J. Dairy Sci.95:2195–2203.

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, K.A. Janni, S.M. Godden, and J. Fetrow. 2012. Environmental characteristics and bacterial counts in bedding and milk bulk tank of low profile cross-ventilated, naturally ventilated, and compost bedded pack dairy barns. Appl. Eng. Agric. 28(1): 117‐128.

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, E.M. Shane, S.M. Godden, and J. Fetrow. 2011. Animal welfare in cross-ventilated, compost bedded-pack, and naturally ventilated dairy barns in the upper Midwest. J. Dairy Sci. 94:5469-5479.

Shane, E.M., M.I. Endres, M.P. Russelle, C.J. Rosen, and D.G. Johnson. 2011. Compost: A potential value-added product for dairy operations? Appl. Eng. Agric. 27(2):225-233.

Endres, M.I. and L.A. Espejo. 2010. Feeding management and characteristics of rations for high producing dairy cows in freestall herds. J. Dairy Sci. 93:822-829.

Shane, E.M., M.I. Endres, and K.A. Janni. 2010. Alternative bedding materials for compost bedded pack barns in Minnesota: A descriptive study. Appl. Eng. Agric. 26:465-473.

Shane, E.M., M.I. Endres, D.G. Johnson, and J.K. Reneau. 2010. Bedding options for an alternative housing system for dairy cows: A descriptive study. Appl. Eng. Agric. 26:659-666.

Barberg, A.E., M.I. Endres, and K.A. Janni. 2007. Dairy compost barns in Minnesota: A descriptive study. Appl. Eng. Agric. 23:231-238.

Barberg, A.E., M.I. Endres, J.A. Salfer, and J.K. Reneau. 2007. Performance, health and well-being of dairy cows in an alternative housing system in Minnesota. J. Dairy Sci. 90:1575-1583.

Endres, M.I. and A.E. Barberg. 2007. Behavior of dairy cows in an alternative bedded pack housing system. J. Dairy Sci. 90:4192–4200.

Espejo, L.A. and M.I. Endres. 2007. Herd-level risk factors for lameness in high-producing Holstein cows housed in freestall barns. J. Dairy Sci. 90:306-314.

Janni, K.A., M.I. Endres, J.K. Reneau, and W.W. Schoper. 2007. Compost dairy barn layout and management recommendations. Appl. Eng. Agric. 23:97-102.

Espejo, L.A., M.I. Endres, and J.A. Salfer. 2006. Prevalence of lameness in high producing dairy cows housed in freestall barns. J. Dairy Sci. 89:3052-3058

Clanton, C.J., M.I. Endres, R.F. Bey, R.J. Farnsworth, K.A. Janni, and D.R. Schmidt. 2005. Dolomitic limestone bedding effects on microbial counts and cow comfort. Appl. Engr. Agr. Vol. 21(6): 1073-1077.

Clanton, C.J., D.R. Schmidt, K.A. Janni, and M.I. Endres. 2005. Dolomitic limestone bedding effects on dairy manure characteristics. Appl. Engr. in Agr. 21:697-706.

Endres, M.I., T.J. DeVries, M.A.G. von Keyserlingk, and D.M. Weary. 2005. Short communication: Effect of feed barrier design on the behavior of loose-housed lactating dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 88:2377-2380.

Reneau, J.K., A.J. Seykora, B.J. Heins, M.I. Endres, R.J. Farnsworth, and R.F. Bey. 2005. Association between hygiene scores and somatic cell scores in dairy cattle. J. Am. Vet. Med. Assoc. 227:1297-1301.

Nennich, T.D., J.G. Linn, D.G. Johnson. M.I. Endres, and H.G. Jung. 2003. Comparison of feeding corn silages from leafy or conventional corn hybrids to lactating dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 86:2932-2939.

Clark, P.W., S. Kelm, and M.I. Endres. 2002. Effect of feeding a corn hybrid selected for leafiness as silage or grain for lactating cattle. J. Dairy Sci. 85:607-612.

Ballard, C.S., E.D. Thomas, D.S. Tsang, P. Mandebvu, C.J. Sniffen, M.I. Endres, and M.P. Carter. 2001. Effect of corn hybrid on dry matter yield, nutrient composition, in vitro digestion, intake by dairy heifers, and milk production by dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 84:442-452.

Kuehn, C.S., J.G. Linn, D.G. Johnson, H.G. Jung, and M.I. Endres. 1999. Effect of feeding silages from corn. J. Dairy Sci. 82:2746-2755.

Mansfield, H.R., M.I. Endres, and M.D. Stern. 1994. Influence of non-fibrous carbohydrate and degradable intake protein on fermentation by ruminal microorganisms in continuous culture. J. Dairy Sci. 72:2464-2474.

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Book Chapters and Guides

Endres, M.I. 2008. Dairy Cattle Behavior. In: Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Ruminant. Blackwell Publishing.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2003. Best practices for the conduct of animal studies to evaluate crops genetically modified for input traits. International Life Sciences Institute. Washington, DC.
http://www.ilsi.org/file/bestpractices.pdf

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Invited Papers, Conference Proceedings, Research Reports

Chebel, R.C., P.R.B. Silva, K. Lobeck-Luchterhand, M.I. Endres, and D.N. Liboreiro. 2015. Grouping strategies for dry and fresh cows to optimize health and performance. 2015. Proc. Tri-State Dairy Nutrition Conf. pp. 65-82.

Endres, M.I. 2013. Management and housing of automated calf feeders in the Midwest US. Proc. Precision Dairy Conf. and Expo, Rochester, MN. p. 97.

Endres, M.I. 2013. Milking with robots: How is it done? World Dairy Expo Educational Seminars, Oct 2013.

Endres, M.I. 2013. What have we learned about using recycled manure solids for bedding? Proc. Midwest Manure Summit, Green Bay, WI.
fyi.uwex.edu/midwestmanure/files/2013/03/what-have-we-learned-Endres.pdf

Endres, M.I. 2012. Bedding options for dairy cows. In Proc. Western Canadian Dairy Seminar, Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. p. 361.

Endres, M.I. and A.W. Husfeldt. 2012. Dairy welfare when using manure solids for bedding. In Proc. Dairy Welfare Symposium, Guelph, Canada. p. 18.

Endres, M.I. and A.W. Husfeldt. 2012. Recycled manure solids for bedding: Does it work? In Proc. Four-State Dairy Nutrition and Management Conference, Dubuque, IA. p. 67.

Endres, M. and A. Husfeldt. 2012. Using recycled manure solids for bedding freestalls in the upper Midwest. In Proc. Virtual Dairy Day, p. 45.

Endres, M. and K. Lobeck. 2012. Cross-ventilated freestall and compost bedded pack barns: what did we learn? In. Proc.Virtual Dairy Day, p. 48.

Reneau, J., R. Leuer, J. Lukas, and M. Endres. 2012. Early prediction of postpartum disease in cows milked in an automated milking system using CUSUM control charts. In. Proc.Virtual Dairy Day, p. 51.

Reneau, J.K., R.F. Leuer, J.M. Lukas, and M.I. Endres. 2012. Early prediction of postpartum disease in cows milked in an automated milking system using CUSUM control charts. In Proc. National Mastitis Council Anual Meeting, St. Pete Beach, FL. p. 223.

Endres, M., K. Lobeck, K. Janni, S. Godden, and J. Fetrow. 2011. Barn environment study. Proc. MN Dairy Health Conf., Bloomington, MN. pp. 48-56.

Salfer, J.A. and M.I. Endres. 2011. Robotic milking: What producers have learned? Proc. 2011 Four-State Dairy Nutrition and Management Conf., Dubuque, IA. pp. 116-120.

Endres, M.I. 2010. FARM dairy well-being program. Proc., 4-State Dairy Nutr. and Mgmt. Conf., Dubuque, IA. p. 95.

Endres, M.I. 2010. Keeping your cows comfortable. Proc., Midwest Dairy Expo, St. Cloud, MN. pp. 17-19.

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, S.M. Godden, and J. Fetrow. 2010. Assessment of animal welfare in cross-ventilated vs. naturally ventilated freestall barns using survival analysis. Proc., MN Dairy Health Conf. p. 87.

Weich, W.D., A.D. Kmicikewycz, M.I. Endres, and N.B. Litherland. 2010. Does moderating amount fed and forage type in dry cow diets affect pre- and postpartum feeding and lying behavior? Proc., MN Dairy Health Conf. pp. 93-94.

Endres, M.I. 2009. Compost bedded pack barns – Can they work for you? Proc., 2009 Western Canadian Dairy Seminar, Alberta, Canada, March 2009. p. 271.

Endres, M.I. 2009. Cow comfort in cross-ventilated freestall barns compared to naturally ventilated barns. Central Plains Dairy Expo, Sioux Falls, SD, April 2009.

Endres, M.I. 2009. Cow comfort observations. 8th Annual Professional Dairy Seminar, Morton, MN, Jan. 2009.

Endres, M.I. 2009. Keeping cows comfortable keeps them producing. Southern States Dairy Feed Master Program, Raleigh, NC, Jan. 2009.

Endres, M.I. 2008. Cow comfort: What have we learned lately? In: Proc. 4-State Dairy Nutr. Mgmt. Conf. p. 60.

Endres, M.I. 2008. Overview of trends in use of manure solids and compost bedded packs. In: Proc. NMC Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. Jan. 2008.

Endres, M.I. and A.E. Barberg. 2008. Behavior of dairy cows in an alternative bedded pack housing system. ASABE VIII International Livestock Environment Symposium, International Conf. of Agriculture Engr., Brazil. Sep. 2008.

Endres, M.I and K.A. Janni. 2008. Compost bedded pack barns for dairy cows. Dairy eXtension Website, Nov. 2008.
http://www.extension.org/pages/Compost_Bedded_Pack_Barns_for_Dairy_Cows

Garcia, A. and M.I. Endres. 2008. Welfare and comfort in dairy cattle: Indexes and economic impact. ASABE VIII International Livestock Environment Symposium, International Conf. of Agriculture Engr., Brazil. Sep. 2008.

Carrier, J., S. Godden, J. Fetrow, S. Stewart, P. Rapnicki, and M.I. Endres. 2007. Calving behavior and impact on calf survival. In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Health Conf., St. Paul, MN. pp. 98.

Endres, M.I. 2007. Compost bedded pack barns in Minnesota. In: Proc. New York State Ruminant Health-Nutrition Conf., Syracuse, NY, March 27, 2007.

Endres, M.I. 2007. Compost bedded pack barns in Minnesota. In: Proc. 47th Annual New England Feed Conf., West Lebanon, NH, March 29, 2007.

Endres, M.I. 2007. Compost bedded pack barns. In: Proc. 2007 Indiana Regional Dairy Meetings, Decatur and Middlebury, IN, Feb. 20-21, 2007.

Endres, M.I. 2007. Composting pack barns for dairy cows. In: Minnesota Department of Agriculture Greenbook 2007. p. 56.

Endres, M.I. 2007. Cow performance, welfare and behavior in compost dairy barns. In: Proc. National Compost Dairy Barn Conf., Burnsville, MN. pp. 67.

Rudstrom, M. and M.I. Endres. 2007. Do cows last longer in compost dairy barns? In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Days 2007. p. 15.

Endres, M.I. 2006. Compost barns for dairy: Latest findings. In: Proc. 67th Minnesota Nutrition Conf., St. Paul, MN. p. 3.

Endres, M.I. 2006. Minnesota's experience with compost bedded pack barns. In: Proc. 7th Cornell University Fall Dairy Conf., Auburn, NY. p. 44.

Endres, M.I. and A. Barberg. 2006. Compost barns: What have we learned so far? In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Health Conf. p. 115.

Endres, M.I. and J. Salfer. 2006. Soft organic bedding surfaces that cows like. In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Days 2006. p. 6.

Janni, K.A., M.I. Endres, J.K. Reneau, and W. Schoper. 2006. Compost barns: An alternative dairy housing system in Minnesota. In: Proc. 2006 ASABE Annual Int. Mtg., Portland, OR. ASABE Paper No. 064031.

Carrier, J., S. Godden, J. Fetrow, S. Stewart, P. Rapnicki, M. Endres, and P. Mertens. 2005. Studies in dairy cow calving behavior. In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Health Conf., St. Paul, MN. pp. 105-110.

Endres, M. 2005. These feet are made for walking! Factors affecting lameness prevalence in free stall barns. In: Proc. Midwest Dairy Conf., St. Cloud, MN. p. 17.

Endres, M. and J. Salfer. 2005. Lameness: What is new? In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Days 2005. p. 8.

Endres, M.I., J.A. Salfer, and L.A. Espejo. 2005. TMR particle size distribution and dairy herd performance. In: Proc. Four-State Dairy Nutrition and Management Conf., Dubuque, IA, pp. 113-116.

Salfer, J. and M.I. Endres. 2005. Decreasing early lactation culling: Non-nutritional factors? In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Days 2005. p. 8.

Endres, M. 2004. Yield and feeding value of annual crops planted for emergency forage. In: Minnesota Department of Agriculture Greenbook 2004. p. 53

Endres, M. (coordinator and presenter), M. Chahine, and O. Chavez. 2004. Parlor management when cultures and languages collide. Pre-conference Short Course, NMC 2004 Regional Mtg., Bloomington, MN.

Allen, D.M., C.S. Kuehn, J.G. Linn, W.P. Hansen, H.G. Jung, M.I. Endres, and M.L. Raeth-Knight. 2003. Effect of feeding different levels of forage NDF from corn silage in diets of lactating dairy cows. In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Days 2003. pp. 43-45.

Endres, M.I. 2003. Cow behavior/cow comfort update. In: Proc. Four-State Professional Dairy Management Seminar. Feb. 17-20. pp. 39-42.

Endres, M.I. 2003. Dairy cow handling affects the bottom line. In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Conf., St. Cloud, MN. Dec. 10-11, 2003. pp. 104-111.

Endres, M.I. 2003. Dairy cow handling… does it affect the bottom line? In: Proc. 64th Minnesota Nutrition Conf., Minneapolis, MN. Sep. 16-17. pp. 162-171.

Endres, M.I. 2003. Drenching and diets for transition cows. In: Proc. Four-State Professional Dairy Management Seminar. Feb. 17-20. pp. 13-17.

Endres, M.I. 2003. Yield and feeding value of annual crops planted for emergency forage. In: Minnesota Department of Agriculture Greenbook 2003. p. 53.

Endres, M.I., H. Chester-Jones, and J. Salfer. 2003. An overview of robotic milking. In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Days 2003. pp. 32-34.

Endres, M.I. and B. Visser. 2003. Drenching and diets for transition cows. In: Proc. Four-State Professional Dairy Management Seminar. Feb. 17-20. pp. 13-17.

Linn, J.G. and M.I. Endres. 2003. Dry matter intake of group fed lactating dairy cows. In: Proc. Four-State Applied Nutrition and Management Conf., La Crosse, WI. July 9-10. pp. 169-174.

Nennich, T.D., J.G. Linn, D.G. Johnson, M.I. Endres, H.G. Jung, and M.L. Raeth-Knight. 2003. Comparison of feeding corn silage from leafy or high grain corn hybrids to lactating dairy cows. In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Days 2003. pp. 40-42.

Peterson, P., M.I. Endres, D. Holen, C. Sheaffer, V. Crary, D. Swanson, J. Larson, and J. Halgerson. 2003. Emergency forage plantings. In: Proc. Joint Mtg. of Prof. Nutrient Applicators of WI, WI Custom Operators and WI Forage Council, Wisconsin Dells, WI. Jan. 30 and 31. p. 37.

Salfer, J., V. Oraskovich, M.I. Endres, and J. Linn. 2003. Keys to success in your dairy business: Cow considerations. In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Days 2003. pp. 3-9

Endres, M.I. 2002. Calcium metabolism, pathology, treatment - review and update. In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Health Conf. May 21-23. p. 114-122.

Endres, M.I. 2002. Transition cow nutrition update. In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Health Conf. May 21-23. pp. 123-130.

Endres, M.I. 2002. Transition cows: What are some of the basics? In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Days 2002. pp. 21-24.

Endres, M.I. 2002. Understanding corn silage hybrid differences and corn silage processing. In: Proc. Four-State Professional Dairy Management Seminar. pp. 25-29.

Kuehn, C.S., J.G. Linn, D.G. Johnson, H.G. Jung, and M.I. Endres. 2002. Effect of feeding corn hybrids selected for leafiness or grain to lactating dairy cattle. In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Days 2002. pp. 63-66.

Endres, M.I. and J.G. Linn. 2001. Corn silage quality: Is there a way to evaluate it? In: Proc. Minnesota Dairy Expo, St. Cloud, MN. Dec. 6-7.

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Abstracts

Chebel, R.C., P.R.B. Silva, K. Luchterhand, and M.I. Endres. 2015. Social stressors and their effects on immunity and health of periparturient dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 98 (Suppl. 2):277.

Endres, M., K. Lobeck-Luchterhand, P.B. Silva, and R. Chebel. 2015. Is social rank associated with health of transition dairy cows? Proc. 49th Intern. Soc. Appl. Ethol.:88. Sapporo, Japan, Sep. 2015. Oral presentation.

Endres, M.I. and J.A. Salfer. 2015. An evaluation of automated milking systems in the Midwest United States. J. Dairy Sci. 98 (Suppl. 2):114.

Hansen, A., R.D. Moon, B. Heins, and M. Endres. 2015. Production of stable flies (Diptera: Muscidae) from two alternative winter housing systems for dairy cows. Entomol. Soc. Of Amer. Mtg., Minneapolis, MN. Nov. 16.

Jorgensen, M., A. Adams Progar, S. Godden, H. Chester-Jones, A.M. de Passillé, J.Rushen, and M. Endres. 2015.  Risk factors for abnormal calf health scores on farms using automated feeders in the Midwest USA. J. Dairy Sci. 98 (Suppl. 2):819.

Jorgensen, M., A. Adams Progar, K. Janni, H.Chester-Jones, J. Salfer, and M. Endres. 2015. Housing and management practices on farms using automated calf feeders in the Midwestern United States. J. Dairy Sci. 98 (Suppl. 2):818.

Lobão da Silva, D.N., R. Riewer, A. Gander, N. Walker, B. Ellison, M. Endres, and N.B. Litherland. 2015. Effect of Econase on rumen fermentation patterns, diet digestibility and performance pre-and postpartum of primiparous dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 98 (Suppl. 2):771.

Lobão da Silva, D.N., Z. Sawall, K. Froehlich, E. Galbraith, T. Parrott, M. Endres, and N.B. Litherland. 2015. Effect of Bacillus pumilus on early lactation performance of dairy cows fed low or high starch diets postpartum. J. Dairy Sci. 98 (Suppl. 2):821.

Lobão da Silva, D.N., Z. Sawall, J. Guillen, E. Galbraith, T. Parrott, M. Endres, and N.B. Litherland . 2015. Effect of Bacillus pumilus on performance of primiparous dairy cows fed low or high starch diets. J. Dairy Sci. 98 (Suppl. 2):756.

Lobeck-Luchterhand, K.M., P.R.B. Silva, R.C. Chebel, and M.I. Endres. 2015. Association between social ranking and health of transition dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 98 (Suppl. 2):565.

Sjostrom. L.S., B.J. Heins, M.I. Endres, R.D. Moon, and U.S. Sorge. 2015. Evaluation of winter housing systems for effects on production, udder health, BCS, hygiene, frostbite, and rumination of organic dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 98 (Suppl. 2):818.

Endres, M., K. Lobeck-Luchterhand, P.B. Silva, and R. Chebel. 2014. Can we use prepartum feeding behavior to identify dairy cows at risk for transition health disorders? Proc. 48th Congress of the Internatl. Soc. for Appl. Ethology, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain. July 29-Aug. 2. Wageningen Acad. Publ. p. 74.

Evink, T. and M.I. Endres. 2014. Mortality and herd turnover rates in large dairy herds in the upper Midwest United States. J. Dairy Sci. 97 (E-Suppl. 1):735.

Garcia, A., M. Endres, and F. Diaz-Royon. 2014. Cross-ventilated barns for dairy cows: New building design with cow comfort in mind. Proc. Internatl. Conf. Agric. Eng., Zürich, Switzerland. July 6-10. Abstr. C0083.
http://www.geyseco.es/ageng2014/eposter/?seccion=posters&idcomunicacion=83&tipo=3

Hansen, A., R. Moon, B. Heins, M. Endres, C. Shaeffer, U. Sorge, R. King, and S. Weyers. 2014. Production of stable flies (Stomoxyx calcitrans) from straw bedding packs and sawdust compost barns, two alternative cold winter housing for dairy cows. Annual Entomol. Soc. Society of Amer. Mtg., Portand, OR. Nov. 17. President's Prize winner.
https://esa.confex.com/esa/2014/webprogram/Person57130.html

Hansen, A., R. Moon, B. Heins, M. Endres, C. Sheaffer, U. Sorge, R. King, and S. Weyers. 2014. Stable fly production from spring debris leftover from different organic dairy cow winter housing systems. 27th MOSES Organic Farming Conf., La Crosse, WI. Feb. 25-27.
http://mosesorganic.org/projects/organic-research-forum/

Heins, B., M. Endres, R. Moon, and J. Paulson. 2014. Effect of organic grain supplementation on production, fatty acid profiles, and profitability of organic dairy cows. 27th MOSES Organic Farming Conf., La Crosse, WI. Feb. 25-27.
http://mosesorganic.org/projects/organic-research-forum/

Heins, B.J., M.I. Endres, J. Paulson, and R.D. Moon. 2014. Effect of organic grain supplementation on production, body weight, body condition score, and fatty acid profiles of organic dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 97 (E-Suppl. 1):159.

Jorgensen, M., A. Adams-Progar, A.M. de Passille, J. Rushen, S. Godden, and M. Endres. 2014. Variation in health of dairy calves when using automated feeders in the USA. Proc. 6th Internatl. Conf. on the Assessment of Animal Welfare at Farm and Group Level, Clermont-Ferrand, France, Sep. 2-5. Wageningen Acad. Publ.

Jorgensen, M., A. Adams Progar, S. Godden, H. Chester-Jones, J. Rushen, A.M. de Passille, and M.I. Endres. 2014. Health of dairy calves when using automated feeders in the Midwest United States. J. Dairy Sci. 97 (E-Suppl. 1):18.

Liboreiro, D.N., K.S. Machado, P. Basso Silva, M.M. Filho, G. Franco, A.E. Barreto, M.I. Endres, and R.C. Chebel. 2014. Association among peripartum health parameters, cud chewing, and activity. J. Dairy Sci. 97 (E-Suppl. 1):412.

Liboreiro, D.N., K.S. Machado, P. Basso Silva, M.M. Filho, G. Franco, A.E. Barreto, M.I. Endres, and R.C. Chebel. 2014. Use of peripartum period cud chewing and activity data for diagnosis of health disorders. J. Dairy Sci. 97 (E-Suppl. 1):400.

Liboreiro, D.N., K.S. Machado, M.I. Endres, and R.C. Chebel. 2014. Investigating the use of rumination sensors during the peripartum period in dairy cows. Abstracts of the 65th Ann. Mtg. of the European Fed. of Anim. Sci., Copenhagen, Denmark. Aug. 25-28. p. 149. (Invited abstract) Wageningen Acad. Publ.

Lobeck-Luchterhand, K., P. Basso Silva, R.C. Chebel, and M.I. Endres. 2014. Effect of stocking density on social and feeding behavior of prepartum dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 97 (E-Suppl. 1):28.

Lobeck-Luchterhand, K., P. Basso Silva, R.C. Chebel, and M.I. Endres. 2014. Evaluation of prepartum lying behavior as an indicator of health disorders in transition dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 97 (E-Suppl. 1):28.

Lobeck-Luchterhand, K., P. Basso Silva, R.C. Chebel, and M.I. Endres. 2014. Using prepartum feeding behavior to identify dairy cows at risk for transition health disorders. J. Dairy Sci. 97 (E-Suppl. 1):28-29.

Sjostrom, L.S., B.J. Heins, M.I. Endres, R.D. Moon, and J. Paulson. 2014. Effect of organic grain supplementation on activity and rumination time of organic dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 97 (E-Suppl. 1):281.

Sjostrom, L.S., B.J. Heins, M.I. Endres, R.D. Moon, and U.S. Sorge. 2014. Effect of two winter housing systems on production, body weight, somatic cell count, BCS, and dry matter intake of organic dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 97, E-Suppl. 1:295.

Dresch, A., J. Moraes, P. Silva, H. Hooper, C. Spies, P. Lau, K. Lobeck, K. Machado, M. Ballou, M. Endres, and R. Chebel. 2013. Effect of stocking density in the prepartum period on innate immune parameters and hemogram of dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 96 (Suppl. 1):46.

Dresch, A., P. Silva, H. Hooper, C. Spies, P. Lau, K. Lobeck, K. Machado, M. Endres, and R. Chebel. 2013. Effect of stocking density in the prepartum period on health and productive parameters of Jersey cows. J. Dairy Sci. 96 (Suppl. 1):212.

Endres, M.I., K. Lobeck, P.B. Silva, and R.Chebel. 2013. Association of social rank with health, reproduction, and milk production of dairy cows. Proc. 47th Congress of ISAE, Florianopolis, Brazil, Wageningen Acad. Publ., The Netherlands. p. 84.

Heins, B.J., J.C. Paulson, M.I. Endres, and R.D. Moon. 2013. Effect of organic grain supplementation on pasture and total mixed ration dry matter intake and fatty acid profiles of organic dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 96 (Suppl. 1):600.

Heins, B.J., J.C. Paulson, M.I. Endres, and R.D. Moon. 2013. Effect of organic grain supplementation on production, body weight, body condition score, and profitability of organic dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 96 (Suppl. 1):662.

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, A.R. Dresch, and R.C. Chebel. 2013. Effect of stocking density on lying behavior of dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 96 (Suppl. 1):431.

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, A.R. Dresh, and R. Chebel. 2013. Effect of stocking density on lying behavior of dairy cows. Proc. Precision Dairy Conf. and Expo, p. 159.

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, P.R.B. Silva, and E. Chebel. 2013. Association of social rank during the prepartum period with health, reproduction, and milk production of dairy cows. Proc. MN Dairy Health Conf., Bloomington, MN. p. 149.

Moon, R.D., M.I. Endres and B.J. Heins. 2013. Do grain supplements for grazing cattle affect face fly and horn fly populations? Entomological Society of America, Austin, TX. Nov. 10-13.

Salfer, J.A., and M.I. Endres. 2013. Association between stall surface and some dairy welfare measurements on farms using automatic milking systems. J. Dairy Sci. 96 (Suppl. 1):469.

Salfer, J.A., M.I. Endres, and D.W. Kammel. 2013. Housing and management characteristics of 53 farms using automatic milking systems. J. Dairy Sci. 96 (Suppl. 1):662.

Salfer, J.A., M.I. Endres, and D.W. Kammel. 2013. Housing, management and animal welfare characteristics of farms using automatic milking systems. Proc. Precision Dairy Conf. and Expo, p. 35.

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, P.R.B. Silva, and R. Chebel. 2012. Association of social rank during the prepartum period with health, reproduction, and milk production of dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 95 (Suppl. 2):505.

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, P.R.B. Silva, and R. Chebel. 2012. Effect of prepartum grouping strategy on agonistic behavior of dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 95 (Suppl. 2):219.

Silva, P.R.B., J.G.N. Moraes, L.G.D. Mendonça, A.A. Scanavez, G. Nakagawa, M.I. Endres, M.A. Ballou, and R.C. Chebel. 2012. Effects of prepartum grouping strategy on immune parameters of peripartum dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 95 (Suppl. 2):43. (Co-advisor, first place poster presentation.)

Silva, P.R.B., J.G.N. Moraes, L.G.D. Mendonça, A.A. Scanavez, G. Nakagawa, M I. Endres, and R.C. Chebel. 2012. Effects of prepartum grouping strategy on body condition score and metabolic parameters of peripartum dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 95 (Suppl. 2):331.

Silva, P.R.B., J.G.N. Moraes, L.G.D. Mendonça, A.A. Scanavez, G. Nakagawa, M.I. Endres, J. Fetrow, and R.C. Chebel. 2012. Effects of prepartum grouping strategy on health, reproductive, and productive parameters of dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 95 (Suppl. 2):330.

Husfeldt, A.W., M.I. Endres, K.A. Janni, J.A. Salfer, and J.K. Reneau. 2011. Chemical and bacteriological characteristics of digested, composted, and separated raw manure solids prior to use as freestall bedding. J. Dairy Sci. 94 (Suppl. 1):734 (Abstr. 783).

Husfeldt, A.W., M.I. Endres, K.A. Janni, J.A. Salfer, and J.K. Reneau. 2011. Chemical and bacteriological characteristics of digested, composted, and separated raw manure solids used as freestall bedding. J. Dairy Sci. 94 (Suppl. 1):734 (Abstr. 784).

Husfeldt, A.W., M.I. Endres, J.A. Salfer, and J.K. Reneau. 2011. Mortality and herd turnover rates in dairy herds utilizing recycled manure solids for bedding freestalls. J. Dairy Sci. 94 (Suppl. 1):733 (Abstr. 781).

Leuer, R.F., J.K. Reneau, J.M. Lukas, and M.I. Endres. 2011. Predictors of primiparous and multiparous transition cow success from an automatic milking system. J. Dairy Sci. 94 (Suppl. 1): 194 (Abstr. 110).

Leuer, R.F., J.K. Reneau, J.M. Lukas, and M.I. Endres. 2011. Predictors of transition cow success from a voluntary milking system. ADSA-ASAS Midwest Meeting Abstr. 320. p. 116.

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, S.M. Godden, and J. Fetrow. 2011. Dairy welfare in three housing systems in the upper Midwest. Proc. 45th Congress of ISAE, Indianapolis, IN, Wageningen Acad. Publ., The Netherlands. p. 84.

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, S.M. Godden, and J. Fetrow. 2011. Herd turnover and mortality in low profile cross-ventilated and naturally ventilated dairy barns in the Upper Midwest. J. Dairy Sci. 94 (Suppl. 1):733 (Abstr. 780).

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, S.M. Godden, and J. Fetrow. 2011. Temperature and humidity in cross-ventilated and naturally ventilated dairy barns in the upper Midwest. J. Dairy Sci. 94 (Suppl. 1):734 (Abstr. 785).

Shahid, M.Q., M.I. Endres, J.K. Reneau, R. Chebel, and H. Chester-Jones. 2011.Mortality patterns in Midwest DHIA herds. J. Dairy Sci. 94 (Suppl. 1):16 (Abstr. M37).

Endres, M.I, L.A. Espejo, and C.B. Tucker. 2011. Evaluation of the sample needed to accurately estimate outcome-based measurements of dairy welfare on farm. Proc. 5th International Conf. on the Assessment of Anim. Welfare at Farm and Group Level, Guelph, Canada, Wageningen Acad. Publ., The Netherlands. p. 12.

Husfeldt, A.W. and M.I. Endres. 2010. Association between stall surface and various welfare measurements on dairy herds utilizing recycled manure solids for bedding freestalls. J. Dairy Sci. 93 (Suppl. 1):772.

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, E.M. Shane, S.M. Godden, and J. Fetrow. 2010. Associations between housing systems and animal welfare measurements assessed by survival analysis. J. Dairy Sci. 93 (Suppl. 1):773.

Orman, A. and M.I. Endres. 2010. Infrared thermography for detection of hoof lesions in dairy cattle. J. Dairy Sci. 93 (Suppl. 1):772.

Shahid, M.Q., E.M. Shane, and M.I. Endres. 2010. Relationship between leg and udder hygiene score and somatic cell count. J. Dairy Sci. 93 (Suppl. 1):772.

Weich, B., A.D. Kmicikewycz, M.I. Endres, and N.B. Litherland.  2010.  Postpartum feeding behavior of dairy cows fed ad libitum or restricted prepartum diets containing wheat straw or orchardgrass.  Midwest ADSA/ASAS Meetings:109. Undergraduate Student Oral Competition. 

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, E.M. Shane, S.M. Godden, and J. Fetrow. 2009. Animal welfare in cross-ventilated and naturally ventilated dairy barns in the upper Midwest USA. J. Dairy Sci. 92 (Suppl. 1):334.

Lobeck, K.M., M.I. Endres, E.M. Shane, and K.A. Janni. 2009. Environmental characteristics in cross-ventilated and naturally ventilated dairy barns in the upper Midwest USA. J. Dairy Sci. 92 (Suppl. 1):334.

Shane, E.M., M.I. Endres, D.G. Johnson, and J.K. Reneau. 2008. Bedding options for an alternative housing system for dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 91 (Suppl. 1):254.

Shane, E.M., M.I. Endres, D.G. Johnson, and C.J. Rosen. 2008. Compost: A potential value-added product for dairy operations? J. Dairy Sci. 91 (Suppl. 1):252.

Endres, M.I. and A.E. Barberg. 2007. Behavior of dairy cows in an alternative bedded pack system. Proc. of the 41st International Congress of the ISAE:135, Merida, Mexico.

Endres, M.I. and L.A. Espejo. 2007. Ration sorting in freestall dairy herds. J. Dairy Sci. 90 (Suppl. 1):230.

Barberg, A., M.I. Endres, and J. Salfer. 2006. A survey of dairy compost barns in Minnesota. Midwest Branch ADSA Meetings, Des Moines, IA. Abstr. 139.

Espejo, L.A. and M.I. Endres. 2006. Management risk factors associated with clinical lameness in free stall housed Holstein cows. J. Dairy Sci. 89 (Suppl. 1):399.

Janni, K.A., M.I. Endres, J. Reneau, and W. Schoper. 2006. Compost barns as a lactating dairy cow housing system in the Midwest dairy industry. Midwest Branch ADSA Meetings, Des Moines, IA. Abstr. 276.

Lukas, J.M., L.A. Espejo, M.I. Endres, and J.K. Reneau. 2006. Daily variation in somatic cell counts as a measure of management intensity. J. Dairy Sci. 89 (Suppl. 1):211.

Endres, M.I., L.A. Espejo, and J.A. Salfer. 2005. Effect of stall surface on the prevalence and severity of hock lesions in dairy cows housed in free stall barns. J. Dairy Sci. 88 (Suppl. 1):247.

Endres, M.I., M.A.G. von Keyserlingk, T.J. DeVries, and D.M. Weary. 2004. Effect of feed barrier design on feeding and social behavior of loose housed dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 87 (Suppl. 1):359.

Reneau, J.K., A.J. Seykora, B.J. Heins, R.F. Bey, M.I. Endres, and R.J. Farnsworth. 2003. Relationship of cow hygiene scores and SCC. J. Dairy Sci. 86 (Suppl. 1):359.

Neylon, J.M., T.L. Ebling, C.C. Taylor, M.P. Lynch, M.A. Reddish, M.I. Endres, and L. Kung, Jr. 2002. The effects of height of cutting, hybrid, and stage of maturity at harvest on the nutritive value of corn silage for lactating dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 85 (Suppl. 1):383.

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Popular Press

Endres, M. 2015. Automated calf feeding: Is it actually working? Agri-View, May.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2015. Bringing a practical focus to technology. Dairy Star, May.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2015. Consumers demand appropriate farm animal care. Farm Futures, Jan.

Endres, M. 2015. Cow sensor technologies-What have we seen? Dairy Star, Oct.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2015. Dairy by design: Robotics, composted bedded pack. Dairy Herd, Nov.

Endres, M. 2015. Dairy welfare, management and behaviour. International Innovation, 189:69-71.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2015. The gold standard of bedding. Dairy Star, Dec.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2015. A growing technology. Dairy Star, March.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2015. How RFID delivers big data on cows and milk production. Crunch Network, Nov.

Endres, M. 2015. Ja nao e novidade, os robots tem-se tornado comuns. MilkPoint Noticias, Brazil.

Endres, M. 2015. Large dairies in the Upper Midwest. Dairy Star, Dec.

Endres, M. 2015. More from Precision Dairy 2015. Dairy Star, Aug.

Endres, M. 2015. Recap from Precision Dairy 2015. Dairy Star, July.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2015. Robotic milking picks up speed. Dairy Today, March.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2015. Robots are milking cows for dairy, data. The Vice Channel, Feb.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2015. Sensor technologies need integration. Agri-View, Nov.

Endres, M. 2015. Our research year in review. Dairy Star, Jan.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2015. What do you want from an automatic calf feeder? Agrinews, July.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2014. A bigger bed. Deters, Hendel widen stalls to increase cow comfort. Dairy Star, Oct.

Endres, M. 2014. Brief overview – Research at the U of MN on precision dairy management. MN DHIA Annual Summary, Jan. pp. 34-36.

Endres, M. 2014. Cow sensor technology – Are you using it? Dairy Star, March.

Endres, M. 2014. Cow sensor technology. 乳牛の自動計測テクノロジー Published in Japan, June.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2014. Defeat the "gray" area of cow health with actionable data. finding and managing cows that don't yet show physical signs of illness pays big dividends. Progressive Dairyman, Feb.

Endres, M. 2014. The future of robots – Machinery spotlight. The Machinery Show, RFD-TV, Dec. Interview for TV program on robotic milking.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2014. Helping producers embrace new technologies. West Central Coop., Nutrition Plus, Vol. 11, Issue 1.

Endres, M. 2014. Highlights from ADSA meetings – Heat stress. Dairy Star, Aug.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2014. Lonely cows are slow learners. Discovery News, Feb. 26.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2014. Mooove whenever you want. Robotic milking machines benefit both cows and farmers. Wake Magazine, Nov.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2014. Precision dairy farming. DairyCo News, Great Britain, Nov.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2014. Precision dairy technologies – Progress and pitfalls. West Central Coop., Nutrition Plus, Vol. 11, Issue 1.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2014. Precision dairy tech gives 'read' on cows. Feedstuffs FoodLink, April.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2014. Results from study of robotic milkers released. Dairy Today, Western Ed., Oct.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2014. Robotic milking study reveals experience. WI State Farmer, Oct.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2014. Robots do milking on more dairies. Ag Journal Online, Oct.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2014. Steady growth for robotic milkers in Upper Midwest. Dairy Star, Nov.

Endres, M. 2014. Technology update from World Dairy Expo. Dairy Star, Oct.

Endres, M. 2014. University of Minnesota and University of Kentucky hosting the 2015 U.S. Precision Dairy Conference and Expo - Mark your calendars! Hoard's Dairyman Industry Buzz, Nov.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2013. Cows are texting farmers. 620WTMJ Radio, Milwaukee, July 2013.
http://www.620wtmj.com/news/local/Cows-are-texting-farmers-215971741.html

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2013. Heat, humidity affects cow milk production. ABC Channel 5 Eyewitness News, July 2013, and the Associated Press. (Published in over 60 newspapers across the country.) http://kstp.com/news/stories/s3099560.shtml

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2013. High temps stress Minnesota cows. Minnesota Public Radio, July 2013.
http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/07/17/news/dairy-cows-high-heat

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2013. Use of robot milkers on the rise in Minnesota dairies, despite costs. Minnesota Public Radio, July 2013.
http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/07/01/business/dairy-robot-milkers

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2013. Dairy farmers hook up to robots and more precision tech. The Farmer, June 2013.

Endres, M.I. 2013. Solids offer sand alternative. Hoard's Dairyman, June 2013.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2013. Technology makes dairy operations more efficient and the cows like it too. AgNews Wire, June 2013.

Endres, M.I. 2013. Exciting program planned for first-ever U.S. Precision Dairy Conference and Expo. Hoard's Dairyman, May 2013.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2013. Listening with precision. EFANS Newsletter, highlighted faculty member, May 2013.

Endres, M.I. 2013. Minnesota hosts first U.S. precision dairy conference. The Farmer, May 2013.

Endres, M.I. 2013. Precision Dairy Conference and Expo to debut in the U.S. June 25-27. Progressive Dairyman, May 2013.

Endres, M.I. (contributor and coordinator). 2013. Precision Dairy Conference offers an array of cutting-edge technology. Dairy Star Special Edition, May 2013.

Endres, M.I. 2013. Precision Dairy Conference set for June 26. Dairy Herd Management, May 2013.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2013.  Milking the technology: Robots add to dairies' bottom line and quality of life. Solutions Magazine, Spring 2013.

Endres, M.I. 2013. Cool new ways to really listen to your cows. Dairy Star and Dairy Herd Network, March 2013.

Endres, M.I. 2012. Some highlights from the dairy welfare symposium. Dairy Star, Dec. 2012.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012. Moulton dairy farms out milking to robots. The Pine City Pioneer, Nov. 2012.

Endres, M.I. 2012. ABD'de ve Turkiye' deki sut hayvanciliginin kiyaslamasi yalpidi. Short article on front page of newspaper Cagdas Burgur Gazetesi, Oct. 2012.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012. ABD ve Turkiye sut endustrileri karsilastirildi. Front page of newspaper Burdur, Oct. 2012.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012. Amerikali akademisyenden MAKU'de 'sut sigiri yetistiriciligi konferansi. Front page of newspaper Yeni Gun, Oct. 2102.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012. Amerikali profesoden isletmelere tam not. Front page of newspaper Cagdas Burgur Gazetesi, Oct. 2012.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012.  Don't discount recycled manure solids. Dairy Today, Oct. 2012.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012. TV story on Kanal 15, Burdur, Turkey, Oct. 2012.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012. U.S. housing trends put cow health first. Farmers Weekly, UK, Oct. 2012.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012. They're farming out dairy chores – to robots. Star Tribune, Sep. 2012.

Endres, M.I. 2012. A stable group close-up dry cow management strategy – Did it affect cow behavior? Dairy Star, Aug. 2012.

Endres, M.I. 2012. Managing dairy cows in extreme heat. Minnesota Farm Guide, July 2012.

Endres, M.I. 2012. Research shows manure solids for cow bedding can work. Manure Manager, June 2012.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012. With proper management, recycled manure solids are quality bedding. Hoard's Dairyman, June 2012.

Endres, M.I. 2012. A precision dairy technology: Automated calf feeders. Dairy Star, May 2012.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012. Dairies pamper cows. Associated Press, May 2012. (Article was published in many newspapers and media outlets such as MSNBC, CBC News, Seattle Times, Washington Times, The Chronicle Herald, Huffington Post, News, Yahoo, Dairy Herald, Business Week, etc.)

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012. Researchers to study automated calf feeding systems. Dairy Herd Management, May 2012.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012. The rise of robotic milking. Source Magazine, Spring 2012.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2012. Bedding alternative. Milk Producer, Ontario, Feb. 2012.

Endres, M.I. 2012. Robots in the dairy industry. Dairy Star, Feb. 2012.

Endres, M.I. 2012. Recycled manure solids for cow bedding can succeed with proper management, research shows. Ag News Wire, Jan. 2012.

Endres, M.I. 2011. Lameness, hock lesions reduced in compost-bedded pack barn. Hoard's Dairyman, Dec. 2011.

Endres, M.I. 2011. Manure solids for bedding… Does it work? Dairy Star, Nov. 2011, and Dairy Herd Network, Nov. 2011.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2011. Take the cow comfort quiz. Dairy Herd Management, Nov. 2011.

Endres, M.I. 2011. Cow comfort focus of summer field days and global studies. Dairy Star, Aug. 2011.

Endres, M.I. 2011. Battling the heat. Dairy Star, July 2011.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2011. It has been black and white. Dairy Star, July 2011.

Endres, M.I. 2011. Real world milk production. Farm Connections (Episode 402), KSMQ PBS Television, July 2011.
http://www.ksmq.org/index.php/programs2/farm-connections/84-season-4-farm-connections

Endres, M.I. 2011. Be ready for summer! Dairy Star, May 2011.

Endres, M.I. 2011. Dairy welfare, handling, lameness. Dairy Star, March 2011, and the Milk House, April 2011.

Endres, M.I. 2011. Recycled fiber bedding. Dairy Today, March 2011.

Endres, M.I. 2010. Transition cows 2010. Dairy Star, Nov. 2010.

Endres, M.I. 2010. Dairy producers' issues in 2010. eDairy Weekly Insider, Oct. 2010.

Endres, M.I. 2010. Tell the positive story of your dairy farm. Ag-News Wire, Oct. 2010.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2010. Most producers already follow National Dairy Farm guidelines. Ag-Weekly Online, Sep. 2010.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2010. Deep-bedded manure solids yield comfy cows. Hoard's Dairyman, Aug. 2010.

Endres, M.I. 2010. Research on cow comfort. Dairy Star, Aug. 2010.

Endres, M.I. 2010. Stay ahead of the game with animal welfare. Genex Dairy Horizons, Aug. 2010.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2010. The mystery of the missing dairy calves. From Animal to Meat, an exploration of food ethics from Angelina Chao, July 2010.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2010. 'Audit', not necessarily a bad word. Wisconsin Agriculturist Magazine, June 2010.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2010. Is FARM too stringent? Dairy Today, June 2010.

Endres, M.I. 2010. The challenges of being a dairy producer. Dairy Star, April 2010.

Endres, M.I. 2010. Consumer concern for animal care is on the rise. Ag-News Wire, April 2010.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2010. Dairymen urged to join FARM program. The Farm Gate, April 2010.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2010. Farm gives us a voice in the animal welfare battle. Hoard's Dairyman, April 2010.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2010. How popular is tail docking? Dairy Today, April 2010.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2010. Producers encouraged to participate in FARM. Dairy Herd Management, April 2010.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2010. FARM program could help assure consumers of animal welfare. Agri-News, March 2010.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2010. High-producing herds have some feeding patterns in common. Dairy Herd Management, March 2010.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2010. Animal welfare, risk management tools focus of dairy management workshop. Dairy Star, Feb. 2010.

Endres, M.I. 2010. Use of recycled 'fiber' bedding in freestall barns. Dairy Star, Feb. 2010.

Endres, M.I. 2009. Dairy cattle welfare: What has been in the news lately? Dairy Star, Nov. 2009.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2009. Reduce lameness with a freestall alternative. Agri-View, Nov. 2009.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2009. Cross-vents come out on top. Dairy Today, Oct. 2009.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2009. Outside observers say PETA videos extreme at best, at worst, staged. St. Paul Pioneer Press, Oct. 2009.

Endres, M.I. 2009. Research on cow comfort. Dairy Star, Aug. 2009.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2009. Sawdust alternatives: Other materials compost well. Dairy Feed Management, Aug. 2009.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2009. Are your cows comfortable? They should be, expert says. Perham Enterprise Bulletin, June 2009.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2009. Cow comfort. Living the Country Life Radio, June 2009.
http://www.livingthecountrylife.com/animals/livestock/cow-comfort/

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2009. Waste not – Large and small Minnesota dairy farms use manure digesters to produce methane gas. Rural Cooperatives Magazine, June 2009.

Endres, M.I. 2009. What do we know about cow 'friendship'?  Dairy Star, May 2009.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2009. Keep dairy cows comfortable. MaxYield Coop, April 2009.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2009. University of Minnesota team tops division. Agri-News, April 2009.

Endres, M.I. 2009. Compost bedded pack barns. M.I. Endres, contributor. American Dairymen, March 2009.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2009. On farm dairy cow death rates: What do we know? MaxYield Coop, March 2009.

Endres, M.I. 2009. Are your cows comfortable? Dairy Star, Feb. 2009.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2009. Preparing for the real world. Dairy Star, Feb. 2009.

Endres, M.I. 2009. Tender loving care may reduce higher death rates in dairy cows. Farm & Ranch Guide, Jan. 2009; Progressive Dairyman, Feb. 2009.

Endres, M.I. 2009. Dairy cattle with names produce more milk, according to new study. Scientific American, Jan. 2009.

Endres, M.I. 2009. Handle dairy cows slowly, quietly for calm cows. Tristate Neighbor, Jan. 2009.

Endres, M.I. (contributor). 2009. Hurrying dairy cows slows milk production. MaxYield Coop, Jan. 2009.

Endres. M. 2008. Tender loving care may reduce higher death rates in dairy cows. Hutchinson Leader, and cattlenetwork.com, Dec. 2008.

Endres, M. 2008. Human-cow interactions. Dairy Star, Nov. 14, 2008.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2008. How now cash cow: U of M says comfy cows make big bucks. City Pages, Oct. 31, 2008.
http://blogs.citypages.com/blotter/2008/10/how_now_cash_co.php

Endres, M. 2008. Compost barns: What we've learned lately. Hoard's Dairyman, Oct. 25, 2008. p. 686.

Endres, M. 2008. Dairy cow mortality. American Dairymen, Oct. 2008.

Endres, M. 2008. Milking with robots. Progressive Dairyman, Sep. 30, 2008.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2008. Hastings dairy farm will star in commercial. Agri-News, Sep. 4, 2008.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2008. Can a comfortable cow improve our economy? Driven to Discover (www.discover.umn.edu), and YouTube (www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ko0nTDus0YU), Sep. 2008.

Endres, M. 2008. Compost dairy barns: A viable housing option? YouTube, Sep. 2008.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cDZxVpU-zV8

Endres, M. (contributor). 2008. Studies investigate cow management, eating behavior. AgriView, Sep. 2008.

Endres, M. 2008. Dairy cow mortality: A growing problem. Dairy Star, Aug. 23, 2008.

Ednres, M. (contributor). 2008. A happy cow is a productive cow. Minnesota Daily, July 2008.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2008. Compost barn basics. MilkProduction.com, June 2, 2008.

Endres, M. 2008. Milking with robots. Dairy Star, May 9, 2008.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2008. Minnesota researchers look at cow comfort to boost production. High Plains Midwest Ag Journal, May 16, 2008.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2008. A day at the beach means more milk. Channel 5 News, aired April 16, 2008.
http://kstp.com/articles.stories/S414832.shtml

Endres, M. (contributor). 2008. Got more milk? U of M News, April 2008.
http://www1.umn.edu/umnnews/Feature_Stories/Got_more_milk3F.html

Endres, M. 2008. Proper hoof trimming reduces lameness in cows. Hutchinson Leader, March 6, 2008.

Endres, M. 2008. Manure solids for bedding: A viable option? Dairy Star, Feb. 15, 2008.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2008. Got more milk – Cow comfort boosts yield. Extension Source Magazine, Winter 2008.

Endres, M. and N. Broadwater. 2007. 2008 Minnesota Dairy Days – Change in format. Dairy Star, Dec. 17, 2007.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2007. Compost barns – coming to your area soon. Jersey Journal, Nov. 2007.

Endres, M. 2007. A dirty job… but somebody's got to do it! Dairy Star, Sep. 22, 2007.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2007. Compost bedded-pack barns – A comfortable alternative. Dairy Herd Management, Aug. 2007.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2007. Compost it. Successful Farming, Aug. 2007.

Endres, M. 2007. Highlights of the National Compost Dairy Barn Conference. Dairy Star, July 14, 2007.

Endres, M. 2006. What did the bedding analysis tell us about compost dairy barns? Dairy Star, Sep. 9, 2006.

Endres, M. 2006. Compost dairy barns – what did the bedding analysis tell us? Compost Dairy Barn Newsletter, Aug. 31, 2006.

Endres, M. 2006. What have we learned about lameness? Hoard's Dairyman, July. p. 478.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2006. Minnesota dairy farmers like their compost barns. Agri-View, June 7.

Endres, M. 2006. Cow comfort improved in compost dairy barns. Hoard's Dairyman, May 10. p. 320.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2006. Cow comfort in compost barns. Up Ag Connections Newsletter, Vol. II, Issue 5, May. MSU Extension.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2006. Packing 'em in: Midwest producers are turning to bedded pack, compost barns to improve cow comfort. Dairy Today, May. pp. 8-11.

Endres, M. 2006. Lameness in Minnesota free stall barns. Dairy Star, April 22.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2006. Farm installs robotic milkers. Minnesota Public Radio, April 18.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2006. Lameness in freestall barns. DFA Today News, Dairy Farmers of America, April 13.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2006. Management practices can help prevent lameness in dairy cows. Tri-State Neighbor Top Stories, April 12.

Endres, M. 2006. Cow comfort improved in compost dairy barns. Winona Post, April.

Endres, M. and J. Salfer. 2006. Soft organic bedding surfaces that cows like. Progressive Dairymen, April.

Endres, M. 2006. Cow comfort in compost dairy barns. Compost Dairy Barn Newsletter, March 30.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2006. Compost dairy barns. River Valley Cooperative Newsletter, March 8.

Endres, M. 2006. Compost barns: What we have learned so far. Dairy Star, Jan. 14.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2006. Management can impact cow lameness rates. Minnesota Farm Guide, Jan. 6.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2006. Lameness risk factors monitored. Midwest Dairy Business, Jan.

Endres, M. 2005. Particle size of the ration: Does it matter? Dairy Star, July 9.

Endres, M. 2005. Cow comfort… What does it mean? Progressive Dairymen, April.

Endres, M. 2005. Lameness issues on the dairy farm and research update. Dairy Star, Feb. 12.

Endres, M. 2006. Curing the lame cow blues. Vacaresources.com. Feb.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2005. Composting barns reduce lameness and somatic cell counts. The Farmer, Jan.

Endres, M. 2004. Cow comfort… what does it mean? Dairy Star, Dec. 11.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2004. Vying for space. Group-fed cows need more room, study shows. Hay & Forage Grower, Dairy-Forage Nutrition Issue, Sep.

Peterson, P. and M. Endres. 2004. Early frost means be alert to prussic acid in forage sorghums. MN Crop E-News, Aug.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2004. How emergency forage crops grew in 2003. Wisconsin Crop Manager, June.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2004. Emergency forage crops. MN SE Region Ag Newsletter, June.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2004. Handle with care. Rough treatment of cattle causes animal stress and avoidance and lowers production. Dairy Today, April.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2003. Pinch-hitting for alfalfa - analyze emergency crops before feeding. Hay & Forage Grower, Dairy-Forage Nutrition Issue, Sep.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2003. Keep dairy cows cool in warm temperatures. Minnesota Farm Guide, July.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2003. Like father like… daughter. Dairymen's Digest, May.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2003. Is there a robot in your future. Dairy Star, Feb.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2003. Robotic milkers may bring the future close. The Land, Feb.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2002. Balance dairy diet to capture value in corn silage hybrids, Hay & Forage Grower.

Endres, M. 2002. Transition cow management. DHIA Software Newsletter.

Endres, M. (contributor). 2002. Transition cows. Dairy Star.

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