Expert 516118 - ID

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience as a practicing Veterinarian. Currently, I provide consultation services with regard to cow and heifer health programs, milking management programs, and milking equipment evaluations. Prior to my consultancy work, I owned a family dairy where I developed quality breeding stock as well as achieving high milk production. Through my practice I have worked for more than 100 dairies. I have over 40 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 514049 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in the field of Animal Behavior. My areas of expertise include the behavior of cattle, sheep and goats, as well as wild and domestic rats and mice, and the effects of domestication and early experiences on animal behavior. I have published and taught extensively in these areas. I have over 30 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 513280 - NC

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the field of Animal Science with expertise in animal nutrition and the adaptation of ruminant to high-concentrate diets. I have researched nutrient absorption and liver metabolism in ruminants, with investigation of control by exogenous regulators (absorbed metabolites, feed additives, stress, disease) or endogenous regulators (physiological state, hormones). I have also researched nitrogen metabolism in ruminants, efficiency of beef cattle production, voluntary intake cattle, and fescue toxicity in beef cattle.

Expert 513243

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in the field of Animal Science with an emphasis in dairy science and animal nutrition. I have done research in the following areas: ruminal function and microbiology, lipid metabolism, nutritional biochemistry and physiology, feed utilization, microbial physiology, and methane production. I have taught on the nutrition of domestic animals, dairy cattle management, and advanced ruminant nutrition. I am highly knowledgeable regarding the nutritional value of feed ingredients for swine and cattle, including varying levels and mixed rations fed to cows and piglets. I was also highly involved in the management, oversight, and development of standard operations for numerous research projects at a dairy enterprise system and dairy educational unit. I have studied the manipulation of biochemical reactions to improve energetic efficiency, reduce nutrient waste, and mitigate nutrient loss to the environment. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience.

Expert 513167 - NY

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in the Dairy Feed Industry and my expertise includes nutritional consulting. I have experience with controlled research studies on commercial dairy farms, computer modeling for nutritional assessment and statistical analysis, literature review, and writing for company technical bulletins or popular press. I also conduct dairy nutrition seminars with new, practical, and understandable information for consultants and dairy producers, as well as on-farm nutritional consultation.

Expert 513117 - KY

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the field of Animal Science with expertise in the fundamentals of animal nutrition. My experience includes lecturing graduate level classes as an Associate Professor and conducting research, which has dealt with identifying relationships between diet digestion, gut metabolism and nutrient absorption in ruminants and companion animals. I have worked with virtually all classes of ruminants, i.e. beef, dairy, sheep, goats, etc. My expertise is that I am a researcher. Predominantly I work with model systems for different classes of ruminant animals. My research into these areas has resulted the publication of over 170 scientific journal articles and I have supervised 36 advanced degree programs in these areas.

Expert 513191 - TX

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in Nutritional and Management Consulting. My clientele includes feedyards, dairies, ranches, preconditioners and backgrounders, equine producers, dry and liquid feed manufacturing facilities, biotechnology companies, and other agricultural product manufacturers. My expertise includes management and nutritional program analysis, development and design, ingredient location and procurement, ingredient analysis, quality control procedure design and implementation, stress reduction systems related to environmental, management and nutritional stress. I have experience in technical support of feed manufacturers including custom diet and supplement formulations, product management, analysis and application of by-products for improved formula economics. I have more than 20 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 513226 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the field of Animal Science with expertise in Dairy Science as a Ruminant Nutritionist. I conduct studies with animals and work with both ruminants and non-ruminants. I have done work in a wet chemistry research laboratory; my laboratory handles feed, feces, and digesta samples and can do crude protein (Kjeldahl or thermal combustion), crude fat, ash, moisture, macrominerals, fiber (acid detergent fiber, neutral detergent fiber, acid detergent lignin), and fatty acid composition of lipids. We can also do infrared analysis for milk. I have taught classes in dairy cattle production and animal nutrition.

Expert 328721 - AL WA

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in animal science & nutrition. My expertise includes: nutrition of dairy cattle and pigs; systems biology research; animal health; mathematical models of biological regulation and nutrition; lipid metabolism; interpreting scientific studies; reviewing and editing scientific articles; dog, cat, horse, fish, bird, rodent, and reptile nutrition. My experience includes: teaching animal biology and nutrition; teaching companion animal management; student grading; and teaching upper level nutrition and animal management courses. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 164943 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years experience with air quality and animal science. My expertise includes dust emission and microbial sampling in feedlot cattle and pigs, animal health, as well as heat stress in cattle and pigs and ethology. My experience also includes air quality research related to livestock production. My research includes quantification of ammonia, air emissions, dust, and odor emissions in dairies, beef feedlots, and poultry operations in order to establish environmentally benign livestock systems. I am also an expert on the effects of air emissions on animal health and welfare, agricultural air quality. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 42918 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years in the Livestock industry with expertise in livestock fencing and animal behavior. I have experience with the selection and design of electric fencing products, packaging and marketing, as well as livestock related accidents.

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Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Animal Science. My expertise includes animal behavior and physiology, animal neuroscience and ethology, animal health, animal welfare, animal biology, and animal care services. I am highly knowledgeable about topics of swine production, animal birth and breeding, pheromones in domestic swine, behavioral management, pig growth, immune measures in piglet, livestock, and farm worker placement. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.