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 Expert  723126

Expert in Animal Science, Livestock, Beef Cattle Management, Beef Cattle Nutrition


Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Utah (UT)
USA
Education Work History Career AccomplishmentsPublicationsConsulting Services Expert Witness Market Research

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He has a Doctorate degree in Animal Science. He was raised on a farm and ranch and participated in all of the various activities. He conducts applied research in animal production and understands methodology, data collection and publication. He works with livestock producers throughout the US and Canada on production, marketing and management issues. With his science and applied background, he has strong animal science and agriculture base.

He has been involved with animal breeding studies and works with livestock producers on issues related to breeding. He has a Doctorate in Animal Science. He has studied in this area for 35 years and is a faculty member (Full Professor) in the Dept of Animal Science at Expert's University. He is a member of the American Society of Animal Science. He has conducted or collaborated in dozens of studies, including data collection, analysis and publication and presentation.

He has been an expert witness on cases relative to animal management and animal behavior. He works with animals and is around them daily. His research reflects animal management, behavior, nutrition and other aspects of animal production. He is an Animal Scientist with training in ruminant nutrition. Feedstuffs are integral to the understanding of ruminant nutrition. He has taken many feedstuffs-related classes and now teaches these concepts to others.

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agricultural research

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livestock

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animal

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domestic cattle

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experimental agriculture

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agriculture

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agricultural management

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farming

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animal breeding

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husbandry

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animal housing

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breeding management

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bull

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animal science

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animal research

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animal study

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behavior

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applied animal behavior

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feedstuff

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ruminant

Often requested
with this expert:

Dairy Cattle Nutrition, Feed Additives, Hay, Livestock...
Beef Cattle, Nutrition, Management, Animal Identification...
Food Technology, Nutraceuticals, and Cereal Grain Processing
Nutritional Biochemistry

Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
1997   PhD   Animal Science   (Undisclosed University)   Summa Cum Laude
1978   MSc   Animal Science   Oregon State University   Summa Cum Laude
1977   BSc   Animal Science   (Undisclosed University)   Cum Laude

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

2006 to

 

(Undisclosed University)

 

Animal Science

 

Professor and Associate Department Head

 

He conducted research, taught an animal science course and conducted Extension activities relative to beef cattle management and nutrition

1998 to 2006

 

(Undisclosed University)

 

Animal Science

 

Associate Professor

 

Research/Teaching and Extension relative to beef cattle management and nutrition

1981 to 1998

 

Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development

 

Extension and Research

 

Research Scientist and Extension Specialist

 

He conducted research and developed Extension programs relative to beef cattle management, reproduction, nutrition, grazing etc.

1978 to 1981

 

Cargill Inc

 

Nutrena

 

Feed Mill Manager and Marketing

 

He managed a feed mill for livestock and managed a marketing area.


Career Accomplishments:
Associations/Societies

American Society of Animal Science; National Cattlemen's Beef Association; Utah Cattlemen's Association

Professional Appointments

Editor: Expert's University Beef Newsletter; Editor: Nutrition Section, Cow/Calf Mgt Guide; Reviewer: J Anim Sci.

Awards/Recognition

Western Section, American Society of Animal Science Extension Specialist 2001


Publications:
Publications and Patents Summary

He has authored or co-authored 62 research-related papers, over 230 Extension articles, publications, newsletters, and popular press, and have spoken at over 315 conferences and seminars in 24 years of Extension work.

Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - Expert's University Extension Publication  
 - Canadian Journal of Animal Science  
 - Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances  
 - Cow-calf Management Guide and Cattle Producer's Library  

Government Experience:
Years   Agency   Role   Description
1998 to 2005   USDA-ARS   Collaboration   Collaborative research on selected grasses and perennial forage kochia and the impacts of livestock
2003 to 2005   USDA-CSREES   Grant Reviewer   Reviewed grants for three specific government funded programs.

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • He reviewed feedlot management and facilitated changes required.
  • He reviewed a cow/calf ranch and made suggestions how to improve production and income.
  • He collaborated with other scientists on a multidisciplinary approach to problem solving.
  • He consulted with economists to determine the most feasible approach for a ranch to take to increase income.
  • He consulted with a farm in consultation with a veterinarian to determine why production levels were low.
Recent Client Requests:
  • Livestock nutrition expert for consulting on bioenergy feed formulations suitable and beneficial for Russian cattle farms.
  • Cattle farming expert for consulting on Cattle Farming required.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your expert consulting needs.  Expert is available for consulting to corporate, legal and government clients.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
He has consulted on a number of cases as an expert witness, conducted depositions, prepared reports and provided testimony.
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Expert in Request for expert witness in eastern Oregon.
  • Expert for consulting on livestock product liability feed case.
  • Pet food nutrition expert witness for consulting on Effects of ingredients or lack thereof in food on mortality of herd.
  • Cattle ranch management expert witness.
  • Expert in live stock production and dealing for consulting on cattle purchase and sales.
  • Expert in livestock farming in Idaho for testimony on whether dogs are considered livestock.
  • Animal psychology expert for consulting on goat behavior.
  • Expert in animal feed industry standards for litigation.
  • Veterinary expert for consulting on standard of care.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

International Experience:
Years   Country / Region   Summary
1981 to 1998   Canada   He was employed by Alberta Agriculture in the province of Alberta to work with beef producers to assist them in their management and conduct applied research.
to   Azerbaijan  
to   Ethiopia  
to   Mali  
to   Indonesia  

Market Research:
He has worked as a marketing consultant early in his career.

Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your marketing research, industry research, and company research needs.  For research needs involving multiple experts or secondary research, a Research Director can be assigned to coordinate the work into a custom report for you as a potentially quicker and more cost effective alternative to doing this work yourself or hiring a boutique consultancy.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Additional Skills and Services:
Training/Seminars

He has developed and delivered many courses, workshops and field days for the agriculture community on beef related subjects over the past 35 years.

Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

He has served on selection committees for agriculture and educational construction projects.


 

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