Supplementary data. (330 KB, PDF) Citations for all sources (N = 807) included in the final list of relevant sources.
Table S1. (15 KB, xlsx) Community-level small mammal total abundance responses and study citations, grouped by geographic region. Livestock type: C = cattle only, C+O = cattle + other livestock, S = sheep, G = goats, NS = not specified. Mammal Orders included in each study: R = Rodentia, M = Macroscelidea, E = Eulipotyphla, D = Dasyuromorphia, C = Carnivora, L = Lagomorpha.
Table S2. (14 KB, xlsx) Small mammal species richness responses and study citations, grouped by geographic region. Livestock type: C = cattle only, C+O = cattle + other livestock, S = sheep, G = goats, NS = not specified. Mammal Orders included in each study: R = Rodentia, E = Eulipotyphla, M = Macroscelidea, D = Dasyuromorphia, Dip = Diprotodontia, P = Peramelemorphia, C = Carnivora, L = Lagomorpha.
Table S3. (34 KB, xlsx) Small mammal species responses and study citations, by Order, Family and Genus (families and genera are in alphabetical order by scientific name). All responses are changes in abundance unless otherwise noted to the right of the response. For studies that included more than one grazing intensity treatment, the intensity category is also listed next to the response.
Table S4. (25 KB, xlsx) Ungulate species responses to livestock grazing, grouped by Order, Family, and Subfamily, in alphabetical order by scientific name. Responses in black are controlled and natural experiments, responses in red are correlational studies. Livestock type: C = cattle only, C+O = cattle + other livestock, S = sheep, G = goats. Response type: SU = site use, F = feeding, D = demography, H = health.
Supplementary data. (124 KB, csv) Supplemental data file containing a list of all primary studies and the study type, livestock type(s), comparison type(s), duration of study, geographic region, location, and wildlife class(es) extracted from each.
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GENOME-WIDE ASSOCIATION STUDY FOR THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN TEMPERATURE AND FEED INTAKE IN BEEF CATTLE, Robel Ghebrewold
Effects of Energy Restriction during Gilt Development on Milk Nutrient Profile, Progeny Biomarkers, and Growth Performance, Shana Marie Barnett
The Effects of Xylanase or an Algal Sourced Zinc Polysaccharide Complex on the Performance of Laying Hens Fed a Corn and Soybean Diet, Ashley Bigge
Use of byproducts in forage-based, post-weaning beef systems and effects of serial slaughter on performance and profitability, Robert G. Bondurant Jr.
Evaluation of Distillers Grains Components for Finishing Beef Cattle, Jordan E. Burhoop
The Role of Stress Factors in Skeletal Muscle Development, Growth, and Metabolism; Impacts of Temporally Spaced Repetition on Long-Term Information Retention in an Anatomy and Physiology Course, Caitlin Cadaret
EVALUATION OF PROTEIN AND FIBER FROM DISTILLERS GRAINS PLUS SOLUBLES IN FINISHING BEEF CATTLE DIETS, Zachary E. Carlson
Backgrounding Calf Management Strategies Using Corn Residue and Double Cropped Forages, Jordan L. Cox-O'Neill
Effect of Fat and Fiber on Methane Production and Energy Utilization in Lactating Dairy Cows, Olivia Rose Drehmel
Advancing Chemical Characterization of Feedstuffs Commonly Included in Dairy Cow Rations, Ellan I. Dufour
Evaluation of Corn Condensed Distillers Solubles in Beef Cattle Diets and Grazing Double-Cropped Forages Following Corn Harvest, Benjamin H. Hansen
Evaluating Long-Term Direct and Correlated Selection Response in White Plymouth Rock Chickens Selected for High or Low 8-Week Body Weight, Sylvia Harrison
Assessing Plant-Wax Markers as a Tool to Estimate intake and diet Composition in Beef Cattle, Emily J. Hilburger
The Effects of Feed Additives in Beef Finishing Systems and the Effect of Rumen Degradable Protein Supplementation in Corn Residue Grazing Systems with the Use of Distillers on Growth Performance, Robert M. Jones
Methane from Lactating Dairy Cattle: Studies for Mitigation, Diurnal Variation, and Role in Energy Metabolism, Jared Vern Judy
Estimates of Corn Residue Quality, Tasha M. King
Reduction of Escherichia Coli Surrogates for Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia Coli on Beef cuts by dipping in Lactic or Peroxyacetic acid for Short or Extended Times and the effect on Ground Beef Quality, Ashley Rae McCoy
Metabolic Regulation by Stress Mediators in Fetal Ovine Skeletal Muscle and Adult Bovine Myoblasts, Elena Marie Merrick
EFFECTS OF EGG YOLK ON PIGLET GROWTH PERFORMANCE, CIRCULATING IMMUNOGLOBULINS, BIOMARKERS OF INTESTINAL INTEGRITY, AND MICROBIAL COMMUNITY, Kelly C. Moore
THE EFFECTS OF SUPPLEMENTAL RUP IN CORN SILAGE GROWING DIETS AND RUP DIGESTIBILITY OF CORN SILAGE, THE UTILIZATION OF AGGRESSIVE IMPLANT PROTOCOLS, AND THE EFFECT OF INOCULATE ON CORN SILAGE AND HIGH MOISTURE CORN, Colton R. Oney
Management Strategies for Beef Heifer Development, Shelby Springman
Sensor Placement Effects Acceleration Data for Monitoring Equine Activity, Carol J. Thompson
Effect of Backgrounding Management Strategies on the Performance and Profitability of Yearling Beef Cattle, Cody A. Welchons
EFFECTS OF FEED ADDITIVES AND BODY WEIGHT ON GROWTH PERFORMANCE AND CARCASS CHARACTERISTICS OF BEEF FINISHING CATTLE, Curtis Bittner
The Effect of Salt Reduction on the Microbial Composition and Quality Characteristics of Sliced Roast Beef and Turkey, Chad G. Bower
EVALUATION OF THE METABOLIC RESPONSE, BLOOD CHEMISTRY PROFILE, AND CARDIAC MORPHOLOGY OF BEEF HEIFERS SUPPLEMENTED WITH ZILPATEROL HYDROCHLORIDE FOLLOWED BY AN ENDOCRINE INDUCED STRESS CHALLENGE, Joe O. Buntyn
Impact of Finishing Diets with De-Oiled Distillers Grains or Antioxidant Containing Supplement on Beef Shelf Life, Katherine I. Domenech-Perez
Effects of Field Pea Usage in Growing and Finishing Diets for Beef Cattle, Hannah L. Greenwell
VALIDATING LABORATORY TECHNIQUES THAT INFLUENCE ESTIMATES OF INTAKE AND PERFORMANCE IN BEEF CATTLE, Hannah C. Hamilton
THE EFFECT OF DIET ON THE BOVINE RUMEN MICROBIAL COMMUNITY STRUCTURE AND COMPOSITION AND ITS EFFECTS ON METHANE PRODUCTION IN GROWING AND FINISHING CATTLE, Allison L. Knoell
The Effects of Zinc Supplementation from Two Sources on Egg Quality and Bone Health in Laying Hens, Kelli Marie Martin
ANTIMICROBIAL INTERVENTIONS APPLIED TO BEEF SUB-PRIMALS FOR THE CONTROL OF ESCHERICHIA COLI AND THEIR IMPACT ON GROUND BEEF QUALITY, Kelly Ann McCarty
Comparative Analyses of Transcriptome Data from Beef Cattle Persistently Infected with Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus, Sara Michelle Nilson
DEVELOPMENT OF TERMINAL AND MATERNAL ECONOMIC SELECTION INDICES IN BEEFMASTER CATTLE, Kathleen P. Ochsner
Genome-wide association study for feed efficiency traits using SNP and haplotype models, Kashly Rene Schweer
EVALUATION OF HEMATOLOGICAL AND SERUM BIOCHEMICAL PROFILES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SUPPLEMENTATION OF ZILPATEROL HYDROCHLORIDE TO FEEDLOT HEIFERS, Sara Elizabeth Sieren
EFFECTS OF SALT AND NITRITE CONCENTRATION ON THE SHELF LIFE OF DELI-STYLE HAM, Regan E. Stanley
BEEF SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES: CALVING DATE SELECTION, ESTRUS SYNCHRONIZATION, AND POST-WEANING MANAGEMENT, Benjamin T. Tibbitts
Genetic Parameters For Docility, Weaning Weight, Yearling Weight And Intramuscular Fat Percentage In Hereford Cattle, Jose A. Torres-Vazquez
Managing Corn Residue and Double Cropped Forages in Crop and Livestock Systems, Kristen Ulmer
Effects of Feeding Field Peas on Fresh Beef Quality, Hope Voegele
The Influence of Diet and Oxidation on Calcium Retention of the Mitochondria in Fresh Beef, Emery K. Wilkerson
PERFORMANCE, BODY TEMPERATURE AND BLOOD METABOLITES OF FEEDLOT STEERS AS INFLUENCED BY ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS AND SUPPLEMENTATION OF ZILPATEROL HYDROCHLORIDE, Bradley M. Boyd
Effect of a Trace Mineral Injection on Beef Cattle Performance, Carmen J. Brasche
IMPACT OF WET DISTILLERS GRAINS PLUS SOLUBLES AND ANTIOXIDANTS ON A BASIC MECHANISM OF BEEF TENDERIZATION, Michael D. Chao
Effects of Feeding Distillers Grains Throughout Different Phases of Production on Shelf Life of Ground Beef, Brandy D. Cleveland
Efficiency of Energy Utilization and Fecal Mineral Excretion in Holstein and Jersey Dairy Cows, Gabriel Garcia Gomez
Beef Cattle Management Systems for Estrus Synchronization and Heifer Development, Hazy Rae Nielson
Dietary Strategies for Mitigation of Methane Production by Growing and Finishing Cattle, Anna C. Pesta
Corn Plant Maturity Effect on Yield and Nutritional Quality; Corn Silage Inoculation on Performance of Cattle Fed Silage with or without Live Yeast Added, Cassandra A. Row
Genomic Analysis of Sow Reproductive Traits: Identification of Selective Sweeps, Major Genes, and Genotype by Diet Interactions, Melanie D. Trenhaile
PRODUCTION AND ECONOMIC EFFICIENCIES OF INTENSIFIED COW-CALF PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS, Jason M. Warner
COMPARISON OF WET OR DRY DISTILLERS GRAINS PLUS SOLUBLES TO CORN AS AN ENERGY SOURCE IN FORAGE BASED DIETS AND IN VITRO FORAGE STANDARD DEVELOPMENT BASED ON IN VIVO DIGESTIBILITIES UTILIZING BROME HAY, PRAIRIE HAY AND MEADOW HAY., Nerissa Ann Ahern
Genetic Parameter Estimates and Breed Effects for Calving Difficulty and Birth Weight in a Multi-Breed Population, Cashley Ahlberg
Lifecycle Efficiency of Mice Divergently Selected for Heat Loss, Adrienne Bhatnagar
ENERGY VALUE OF DE-OILED DISTILLERS GRAINS PLUS SOLUBLES IN BEEF CATTLE DIETS, Meredith L. Bremer
CHANGES IN CORN RESIDUE QUALITY THROUGHOUT THE GRAZING PERIOD AND EFFECT OF SUPPLEMENTATION OF CALVES GRAZING CORN RESIDUE, Amanda J. Burken
New approaches to corn silage use in beef cattle finishing diets, Dirk Burken
The effects of limestone particle size on bone health and performance of pullets and hens in conventional cage and alternative housing systems, Pamela E. Eusebio Balcazar
Energy Content of Reduced-Fat Dried Distillers Grains and Solubles for Lactating Dairy Cows and Effects on Energy and Nitrogen Balance, Alison J. Foth
The Effects of Feed Additives, Housing Systems, and Stress on Salmonella Shedding in Single Comb White and Brown Laying Hens, Dana L. Hahn
Feeding condensed distillers solubles to feedlot finishing steers and the effects of feed additives in adaptation diets, Marie E. Harris
Effects Of Distillers Grains Plus Solubles And Monensin Supplementation On Yearlings Grazing Smooth Bromegrass, Tyler L. Hasenauer
Effects of sorting prior to feeding Zilpaterol hydrochloride and effects of different implant strategies on feedlot performance and carcass characteristics of steers and heifers, Fred H. Hilscher Jr
The Effects of HMTBa (2-hydroxy-4-methylthio-butanoic acid) Supplementation on Ruminal Microbial Crude Protein Synthesis and Community Structure in Dairy Cattle, Chad J. R. Jenkins
EFFECTS OF STOCKING RATE ON FORAGE NUTRIENT COMPOSITION OF NEBRASKA SANDHILLS UPLAND RANGE WHEN GRAZED IN EARLY SUMMER AND THE EFFECTS OF GRAZING ON NEBRASKA SANDHILLS MEADOW FORAGE NUTRIENT COMPOSTION, Jared V. Judy
Genomic Predictions for Age at Puberty and Reproductive Longevity in Sows Using Bayesian Methods, Katherine L. Lucot
USE OF DISTILLER GRAINS IN ALTERNATIVE BEEF HEIFER SYSTEMS, Jared M. Mracek
FEEDING ALKALINE TREATED AND PROCESSED CROP RESIDUE TO FEEDLOT CATTLE, Sarah J. Peterson
Effects of Conventional and Alternative Curing Methods on Processed Turkey Quality Traits, Amy Lynn Redfield
Estimation of Breed-Specific Heterosis Effects for Birth, Weaning and Yearling Weight in Cattle, Lauren N. Schiermiester
EFFECTS OF FEEDING DISTILLERS GRAINS THROUGHOUT A YEARLING HEIFER BEEF PRODUCTION SYSTEM ON MEAT QUALITY ATTRIBUTES AND EFFECTS OF OMNIGEN – AF WITH RACTOPAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE ON ANIMAL PERFORMANCE AND BEEF CARCASS CHARACTERISTICS OF FEEDLOT STEERS, Kelby M. Sudbeck
EFFECTS OF PUBERTAL STATUS AND NUMBER OF ESTROUS CYCLES PRIOR TO BREEDING IN BEEF HEIFERS, AVERAGE DAILY GAIN ON REPRODUCTIVE PERFORMANCE AND COMPARISON OF TWO FIXED TIME AI ESTRUS SYNCHRONIZATION PROTOCOLS, Rebecca Vraspir
Determining Forage Intake of Nursing Calves Grazing Native Sandhills Rangeland, Jennifer A. Walker
The Role of Sirtuin 1 and Ceramide in t10c12 Conjugated Linoleic Acid Induced Delipidation in 3T3-L1 Adipocytes, Wei Wang
Feedlot Manure Management Considerations Including Anaerobic Digestion Potential and Mineral Retention, Andrea K. Watson
Model development for the prediction of intake and carcass measures to be used as economic marketing determinants for calf-fed steers, Mallorie F. Wilken
Selection Objective for Improving Efficiency of Beef Cattle, Jose A. Barron Lopez
The Role of GnRH-II and its Receptor in Testicular Function, Amy Desaulniers
SUPPLEMENTING DISTILLERS GRAINS IN A YEARLING SYSTEM AS A FORAGE REPLACEMENT TOOL WITH BUNK OR GROUND FEEDING, AND IMPACT OF WINTER SUPPLEMENTATION LEVEL ON FINISHING PERFORMANCE AND PROFIT, Kari L. Gillespie
Effects of Maternal Nutrition and Post-Weaning Management in a Late Spring Calving System and Synchronization of Estrus using Fixed Time AI Protocols, John D. Harms
Evaluation of Oil Extraction on Corn Dry-Milling Byproducts in Growing and Finishing Cattle Diets, Melissa L. Jolly
Transcriptional Regulation of The Porcine GnRH Receptor Gene by Glucocorticoids, Chanho Lee
Evaluation of Collection Method and Diet Effects on Apparent Digestibility and Energy Values of Swine Diets, Yanshuo Li
Effect of Residue Removal on Subsequent Year Quality and Quantity of Corn Residue and Cattle Performance While Grazing Corn Residue at Different Stocking Rates, Adam L. McGee
Maternal Obesity Alters Fetal Development Due to Impaired Placental Function and has Lasting Effects on Adult Offspring, Kristin Ann Norwood
Effects of drying distillers grains plus solubles on feedlot cattle performance and nutrient digestibility, Brandon L. Nuttelman
Effects of sow, boar, and semen traits on sow reproduction, Sungwon Park
Amino acid supply and utilization with emphasis on lysine and impacts on lactation responses of dairy cows fed rations containing distillers dried grains with solubles, Henry Paz
Effect of Vacuum Tumbling Time, Salt Level, and Phosphate Alternatives on Processing Characteristics of Natural Deli-style Turkey Breast, Derek J. Schroeder
Nutrient, Tenderness, and Strip Loin Differences of Beef from Cattle Due to Mutation of the Myostatin Gene, Michelle Elaine Semler
USE OF ALKALINE TREATED CROP RESIDUES AS PARTIAL GRAIN REPLACEMENTS FOR FINISHING CATTLE, Adam L. Shreck
Production Management Factors Affecting Inherent Beef Flavor: The Role of Post-Weaning Forage, Energy Supplementation, Finishing Diets, and Aging Periods, Kimberly A. Varnold
EVALUATION OF SOYBEAN HULLS AND FEED ADDITIVES IN FINISHING BEEF DIETS, Curtis J. Bittner
INTESTINAL FLOW OF MICROBIAL PROTEIN AND RUMEN UNDEGRADABLE PROTEIN IN CATTLE FED CORN DISTILLERS GRAINS AND SOLUBLES, WITH EMPHASIS DURING LACTATION, Ezequias Castillo Lopez
SPOILAGE OF WET DISTILLERS GRAINS PLUS SOLUBLES WHEN STORED IN A BUNKER, Jana L. Harding
THE EFFECT OF DAM PARITY ON PROGENY GROWTH PERFORMANCE, PASSIVE IMMUNITY, AND GASTROINTESTINAL MICROBIOTA, Erin E. Hinkle
Alternative Fabrication Methods for the Beef Carcass, Justine J. Hosch
THE IMPACT OF GENETIC BACKGROUND ON BODY TEMPERATURE REGULATION IN BEEF CATTLE DURING PERIODS OF HEAT AND COLD STRESS., Jeremy T. Howard
Nutrient mass balance and performance of feedlot cattle fed barley based diets in large pens in western Canada, Erin M. Hussey