Organization profile

Organization profile

The West Central Research and Outreach Center (WCROC) performs research in the following areas: agronomy, soils and water quality; dairy production systems and pasture grazing management; environmental horticulture and display garden materials; irrigation water management; swine nutrition and alternative housing systems;and wind and biomass renewable energy systems.

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    Research Output

    Effect of Holstein genotype on innate immune and metabolic responses of heifers to lipopolysaccharide (LPS) administration

    Cousillas-Boam, G., Weber, W. J., Benjamin, A., Kahl, S., Heins, B. J., Elsasser, T. H., Kerr, D. E. & Crooker, B. A., Jan 2020, In : Domestic Animal Endocrinology. 70, 106374.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Reducing life cycle fossil energy and greenhouse gas emissions for Midwest swine production systems

    Tallaksen, J., Johnston, L., Sharpe, K., Reese, M. & Buchanan, E., Feb 10 2020, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 246, 118998.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Short communication: Effects of mesh leggings on fly pressure and fly avoidance behaviors of pastured dairy cows

    Perttu, R. K., Heins, B. J., Phillips, H. N., Endres, M. I., Moon, R. D. & Sorge, U. S., Jan 2020, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 103, 1, p. 846-851 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access