Browsing Programs, Centers, Institutes, and Other Offices by Published Date "2008"

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Browsing Programs, Centers, Institutes, and Other Offices by Published Date "2008"

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  • Lingenfelser, Jane (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    The Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station established an official alfalfa performance testing program in 1980 to provide Kansas growers with unbiased performance comparisons on alfalfa varieties marketed in the state. ...
  • Stamm, Michael; La Barge, Cynthia (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    Objectives of the National Winter Canola Variety Trial (NWCVT) are to evaluate the performance of released and experimental varieties, determine where these varieties are best adapted, and increase visibility of winter ...
  • Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
  • Lingenfelser, Jane (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    Corn performance tests, conducted annually by the Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, provide farmers, extension workers, and seed industry personnel with unbiased agronomic information on many of the corn hybrids ...
  • Lingenfelser, Jane (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    Grain Sorghum Performance Tests, conducted annually by the Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, provide farmers, extension workers, and seed industry personnel with unbiased agronomic information on many of the ...
  • Schapaugh, William T., Jr. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    Soybean performance tests are conducted each year to provide information on the relative performance of new and established varieties and brands at several locations in Kansas.
  • Lingenfelser, Jane (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    The Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station annually compares both new and currently grown varieties in the state’s major crop-producing areas. These performance tests generate unbiased performance information designed to ...
  • Mayer, A.L.; Gunderson, J.A.; Lobaton-Sulabo, A.S.; Boyle, Elizabeth A. E.; Houser, Terry A.; Higgins, James J. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    The Centers for Disease Control and Pre- vention estimate that 2,500 people become infected with listerosis each year by consuming food containing Listeria monocytogenes. Certain ready-to-eat meat and poultry products, ...
  • Medeiros, Denis M. (2008)
    Mitochondria have their own DNA (mtDNA) and hence biogenesis of mitochondria requires a coordination of nuclear and mtDNA, both of which encode for mitochondria proteins. Our understanding of the molecular control of ...
  • Anderson, Dawn (Annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning, 2008)
    How are academic programs selected for electronic delivery? What are the next hot areas for e-learning programming? Public higher education institutions are being urged to help develop a knowledgeable, skilled and creative ...
  • Hutchinson, Stacy L.; Daniel, M.J.; Higgins, James J.; Unruh, John A.; Hunt, Melvin C. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    Cow meat is tougher than meat from young steers and heifers and typically has a less desirable, darker color. It is generally assumed that cow meat will need to be ground or have some form of post-mortem tenderization ...
  • Hai-Jew, Shalin (2008)
    In the spirit of futurist probes into what a nextgen learning management system (LMS) may look like, the author uses a scifi scenario to touch on some distant possibilities. This fictional work follows J4 in his quest ...
  • Hai-Jew, Shalin (2008)
    The Enduring Legacies ReservationBased Project, now in its third year, supports Native American college students of a number of Pacific Northwest tribes. This paper addresses the pedagogical and elearning strategies ...
  • Ellis, Christine K. (2008)
    As ecological niche modeling (ENM) evolves as a tool in epidemiology and public health, refinement of occurrence data , and selection of the most appropriate and informative environmental data sets becomes increasingly ...
  • Duttlinger, A.W.; Tokach, Michael D.; Dritz, Steven S.; Houser, Terry A.; Prusa, K.J.; DeRouchey, Joel M.; Nelssen, Jim L.; Goodband, Robert D. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    A total of 1,054 barrows and gilts (PIC, initially 207.8 lb) were used in a 28-d study to determine the influence of glycerol and ractopamine HCl (Paylean) on growing-finishing pig performance, carcass characteristics, and ...
  • Gipe, A.N.; Houser, Terry A.; Duttlinger, A.W.; Tokach, Michael D.; Dritz, Steven S.; Nelssen, Jim L.; Prusa, K.J.; Fedler, C.A.; DeRouchey, Joel M.; Goodband, Robert D. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    A total of 1,160 barrows (PIC, initially 68.4 lb) were used in a 70-d study to determine the influence of dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) and glycerol on pork loin quality attributes. The pigs were blocked by ...
  • Duttlinger, A.W.; Benz, J.M.; Houser, Terry A.; Tokach, Michael D.; Dritz, Steven S.; Prusa, K.J.; DeRouchey, Joel M.; Nelssen, Jim L.; Goodband, Robert D. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    A total of 1,160 barrows (PIC, initially 68.4 lb) were used in a 97-d study to determine the influence of glycerol and dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) on growing-finishing pig performance, carcass characteristics, ...
  • Stephens, J.W.; Dikeman, Michael E.; Unruh, John A.; Haub, M.D.; Tokach, Michael D.; Dritz, Steven S. (2008)
    The objective of this study was to determine the effects of oral administration of sodium citrate (CIT) or acetate (ACE) to pigs on blood parameters, postmortem glycolysis, pH decline, and quality attributes of pork. ...
  • Bergstrom, J.R.; Houser, Terry A.; Tokach, Michael D.; Gunderson, J.A.; Gipe, A.N.; Jacela, J.; Benz, J.M.; Sulabo, R.C.; Nelssen, Jim L.; DeRouchey, Joel M.; Goodband, Robert D.; Dritz, Steven S. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2008)
    A total of 48 gilts (initially 211 lb) were used to evaluate the effects of ractopamine HCl and α-lipoic acid on finishing pig performance and carcass characteristics. Pigs were blocked by weight and randomly allotted to ...
  • Hastmann, Tanis J. (Kansas State University, 2008)
    After-school programs are considered to have great potential to provide opportunities for increasing physical activity. One factor that may influence the success of a physical activity intervention is program implementation. ...