Publications

Peer-Reviewed Publications (since 2008)

Poster maker H Webster, D Morin, V Jarrell, C Shipley, L Brown, A Green, R Wallace, P Constable. 2012. Effects of local anesthesia and flunixin meglumine on the acute cortisol response, behavior, and performance of young dairy calves undergoing surgical castration. J Dairy Sci. 96(10): 6285-6300.
Poster maker Sales, GT, AR Green, RS Gates. 2012. Commissioning results of an environmentally controlled animal preference chamber for testing behavioral responses to atmospheric ammonia. Comp.Electron.Agric. 95: 48-57.
Poster maker H Xin, RS Gates, AR Green, FM Mitloehner, PA Moore Jr., CM Wathes. 2011. Environmental impacts and sustainability of egg production systems. Poult Sci. 90(1):263-277.
Poster maker Casey, K.D., R.S. Gates, R.C. Shores, E.D. Thomas and D.B. Harris. 2010. Ammonia emissions from a U.S. broiler house -comparison of concurrent measurements using three different technologies. Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association. 60(8): 939-948.
Poster maker AR Green, H Xin. 2009. Effects of Stocking Density and Group Size on Heat and Moisture Production of Laying Hens under Thermoneutral and Heat Challenging Conditions. Trans ASABE 52(6):2027-2032.
Poster maker AR Green, H Xin. 2009. Effects of Stocking Density and Group Size on Thermoregulatory Responses of Laying Hens Under Heat Challenging Conditions. Trans. ASABE 52(6):2033-2038.
Poster maker AR Green, I Wesley, DW Trampel, H Xin. 2009. Air quality and hen health status in three types of commercial laying hen houses. J Appl Poult Res. 18(3):605-621.
Poster maker Gates, R.S., K.D. Casey, H. Xin, and R.T. Burns. 2009. Building emissions uncertainty estimates. Transactions of the ASABE 52(4):1345-1351.
Poster maker Xin, H., H. Li, R.T. Burns, R.S. Gates, D.G. Overhults, and J.W. Earnest. 2009. Use of CO2 concentration difference or CO2 balance to assess ventilation rate of broiler houses. Transactions of the ASABE 52(4):1353-1361.
Poster maker AR Green, CM Wathes, TGM Demmers, J MacArthur-Clark, H Xin. 2008. Design of a Novel Preference Chamber for Laboratory Mice and Its Application for Testing Tolerance of Atmospheric Ammonia. JAALAS 47(2):49-56.
Poster maker AR Green, RS Gates, LM Lawrence, EF Wheeler. 2008. Evaluation of Three Continuous Monitoring Systems for Horse Core Body Temperature. Comp.Electron.Agric. 61(2):88-95.
Poster maker Casey, K.D., R.S. Gates, E.F. Wheeler, H. Xin, Y. Liang, A. Pescatore, and M. Ford. 2008. On-farm fan performance: implications for ventilation and operating cost. Journal of Applied Poultry Research 17:283-295.
Poster maker Bridges, T.C., R.S. Gates, E.M. Smith and L.W. Turner. 2008. Modeling the growth of laboratory and farm animals Part1: Monotocus animals and the relationship of birth weight, gestation time and mature size. Transactions of the ASABE. 51(6):2123-2133.
Poster maker Gates, R.S. and H. Xin. 2008. Extracting poultry behavior from time-series weigh scale records. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 62(1):8-14.
Poster maker Gates, R.S., K.D. Casey, E.F. Wheeler, H. Xin, and A.J. Pescatore. 2008. U.S. broiler ammonia emissions inventory model. Atmospheric Environment 42(14):3342-3350.
Poster maker Moody, L., H. Li, R.T. Burns, H. Xin, R.S. Gates, S.J. Hoff, and D.G. Overhults. 2008. Broiler gaseous and particulate matter emission monitoring quality assurance project plan. A Special Publication of the ASABE (289 pages): http://asae.frymulti.com/aqap_handbook.asp?confid=aqap2008
Poster maker Singh, A., K.D. Casey, W.D. King, A.J. Pescatore, R.S. Gates, and M.J. Ford. 2008. Efficacy of urease inhibitor to reduce ammonia emission from poultry houses. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. 18:34-42.
Poster maker Topper, P.A., E.F. Wheeler, J.S. Zajaczkowski, R.S. Gates, H. Xin, Y. Liang, and K.D. Casey. 2008. Ammonia emissions from two empty broiler houses with built-up litter. Transactions of the ASABE 51(1):219-225.