Graduate Seminars

Date Presenter Title
1/28/2019 Milena Saqui-Salces
Assistant Professor, 
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
Welcome & Course Overview
2/4/2019 Dr. Joleen Hadrich
Associate Professor,
Department of Applied Economics, University of Minnesota
"Identifying factors that influence the financial success of Minnesota dairy farms: Evidence from the 2017 Top Farmer Survey"
2/11/2019 Chris Zellmer
PhD student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
"Roughage in Finishing Feedlot Cattle Diets"
2/18/2019 Dr. Len Marquat
Associate Professor,
Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Minnesota
"Science, reason and humanity: Transitioning into the future "
2/25/2019 Venkata Sai Prasanth Niddavolu
MS student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
"Effect of diet viscosity on tuft cell numbers in the small intestine of growing pigs"
3/4/2019

Claire Peichel
MS student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota

"Effects ofTrans-Cinnamaldehyde on Multi-Drug Resistant Salmonella Heidelberg in Poultry"

3/11/2019

Mariah Huberty
MS student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota

"Effects of Slotted Flooring in the Commercial Poultry Industry"
3/25/2019

Shijina Raj M R
MS student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota

"Effect of caprylic acid and peracetic acid against Salmonella Heidelberg on broiler chicken meat under simulated scalding conditions"
Allison VanDerWal
MS student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
"Optimum dietary sugar concentration for backgrounding diets"
4/1/2019 Edward Zhaohui Yang
PhD student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
"Determination of energy and amino acid digestibility in novel corn co-products (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site"
4/8/2019 Rielle Perttu 
MS student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
"Mixed method survey on public attitudes toward calf housing"
Hannah Phillips
PhD student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
"The effect of outdoor stocking density and weather conditions on the behavior of broiler chickens raised in mobile shelters on pasture"
4/15/2019 Maria Lou
MS student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
"Facial expressions as a method of pain assessment for swine"
Chloe Creager
MS student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
"Environmental and nutritional factors impacting the early swine gut microbiome"
4/22/2019 Trent Dado
MS student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
"Effect of exogenous enzyme supplementation in continuous culture rumen fermentation"
Brigit Lozinski
MS student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
"Effects of water quality on nursery pig performance and health"
4/29/2019 Amanda Reiter
MS student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota
"Effect of β-hydroxy-β-methylbutyrate on protein synthesis of cultured equine myogenic satellite cells"
Amanda Palowski
PhD student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota

"Determination of the SID lysine and threonine requirements in nursery pigs fed HP-DDG"

5/6/2019

Grace Dewi
PhD student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota

"Investigating the potential of lemongrass essential oil as an alternative antibacterial in poultry production"


Jason Langlie
MS student
Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota

"The effect of backgrounding systems on performance and carcass characteristics"