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2017

Gonçalves M. A. D., M. D. Tokach, N. M. Bello, K. J. Touchette, R. D. Goodband, J. M. DeRouchey, J. C. Woodworth, and S. S. Dritz. 2017. Dose response evaluation of the standardized ileal digestible tryptophan:lysine ratio to maximize growth performance of growing-finishing gilts under commercial conditions. Animal 11: In press.

De Jong, J.A. J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.C. Woodworth, S.S. Dritz, C.R. Stark, C.K. Jones, H. E. Williams, J. Erceg, B. Haberl, L. J. McKinney, G. Smith, D. Van Otterloo, and C. B. Paulk. 2017. Formation of pellet fines during the feed manufacturing process, transportation and feed line delivery, and their nutrient composition. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. (in press). doi: 10.13031/aea.12304.

Flohr, J.R., M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, R.D. Goodband, and S.S. Dritz. 2016. Development of equations to predict the influence of floor space on  average daily gain, average daily feed Intake, and gain:feed ratio of finishing pigs. Animal. doi:10.1017/S1751731117002440.

Clark, A.B. M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, S.S. Dritz†, R.D. Goodband, J.C. Woodworth, K.J. Touchette, and N.M. Bello. 2017. Modeling the effects of standardized ileal digestible isoleucine to lysine ratio on growth performance of nursery pigs. 1: doi:10.2527/tas2017.0048. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/tas/articles/0/0/tas2017.0048

Clark, A.B. M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, S.S. Dritz†, R.D. Goodband, J.C. Woodworth, K.J. Touchette, and N.M. Bello. 2017. Modeling the effects of standardized ileal digestible valine to lysine ratio on growth performance of nursery pigs. 1: doi:10.2527/tas2017.0049. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/tas/articles/0/0/tas2017.0049

Gourley, K.M. G.E. Nichols, J.A. Sonderman, Z.T. Spencer, J.C. Woodworth, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, S. S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, S.J. Kitt, and E.W. Stephenson. 2017. Determining the impact of increasing standardized ileal digestible lysine for primiparous and multiparous sows during lactation. Transl. Anim. Sci. 1: doi:10.2527/tas2017.0043. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/tas/articles/0/0/tas2017.0043

Coble, K.F., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, J.C. Woodworth, and J.L. Usry. 2017. The effects of copper source and concentration on growth performance, carcass characteristics, and pen cleanliness in finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 95:4052–4059. doi:10.2527/jas2017.1624 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/95/9/4052

Thomas, L. L., R. D. Goodband, M. D. Tokach, J. M. DeRouchey, J. C. Woodworth, and S. S. Dritz. 2017. Effects of space allocation on finishing pig growth performance and carcass characteristics. Transl. Anim. Sci. 1:351-357. 10.2527/tas2017.0042 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/tas/articles/1/3/351

De Jong, J. M. DeRouchey, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, and J. C. Woodworth. 2017. Stability of four commercial phytase products under increasing thermal conditioning temperatures. Transl. Anim. Sci. 1:255–260.  doi:10.2527/tas2017.0030 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/tas/articles/1/3/255

Tokach, M.D., and C. Vier. 2017. Swine Nutrition approaches during the nursery period. In: Advancos em Sanidade Producao e Reproducao de Suinos II. Ed. D.E. Barcellos, F.P. Bortolozzo, I. Wentz, M.L. Bernardi, A.P. Mellagi, and R. de Rosa Ulguim. Grafica, Univesidade Federal do Rio Grande Do Sul. P 49-58.

Wu, F., K. R. Vierck, J. M. DeRouchey, T. G. O’Quinn, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, and J. C. Woodworth. 2017. A review of heavy weight market pigs: status of knowledge and future needs assessment1. Transl. Anim. Sci. 1:1-15. doi:10.2527/tas2016.0004 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/tas/articles/1/1/1

Cochrane, R. A., L. L. Schumacher, S. S. Dritz, J. C. Woodworth, A. R. Huss, C. R. Stark, J. M. DeRouchey, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, J. Bia, Q. Chen, J. Zhang, P. C. Gauger, R. J. Derscheid, D. R. Magstadt, R. G. Main and C. K. Jones. 2017. Effect of pelleting on survival of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus–contaminated feed. J. Anim. Sci. 95:1170-1178. doi:10.2527/jas.2016.0961 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/95/3/1170

Goncalves, M.A.D., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, and R.D. Goodband. 2017. Fact sheets – Ingredient database management for swinie: phosphorus. J. Swine Health Prod. 25:76-78. https://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v25n2/v25n2p76.pdf

Goncalves, M.A.D., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, and R.D. Goodband. 2017. Fact sheets – Feed efficiency adjustments to compare group close-outs in finishing pigs. J. Swine Health Prod. 25:73-75. https://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v25n2/v25n2p73.pdf

Frobose, H.L., E.W. Stephenson, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, J. C. Woodworth, S.S. Dritz, and R.D. Goodband. 2017. Effects of potential detoxifying agents on growth performance and deoxynivalenol (DON) urinary balance characteristics of nursery pigs fed DON-contaminated wheat. J. Anim. Sci. 95:327–337. doi:10.2527/jas2016.0664 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/95/1/327

Coble, K.F., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J.C. Woodworth. 2017. Effects of distillers dried grains with solubles and added fat fed immediately before slaughter on growth performance and carcass characteristics of finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 95:327-337. doi:10.2527/jas2016.0679 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/95/1/270

Goncalves, M.A.D., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, and R.D. Goodband. 2017. Fact sheets – Considerations regarding marketing heavy-weight pigs. J. Swine Health Prod. 25:30-31. https://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v25n1/v25n1p29.pdf

Goncalves, M.A.D., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, and R.D. Goodband. 2017. Fact sheets – High fiber ingredients withdrawal strategy before slaughter in finishing pigs. J. Swine Health Prod. 25:32-33. https://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v25n1/v25n1p29.pdf

 

2016

De Jong, J.A., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, J.C. Woodworth, and M.W. Allerson. 2016. Evaluating pellet and meal feeding regimens on finishing pig performance, stomach morphology, and carcass characteristics. J. Anim. Sci. 94:4781–4788. doi:10.2527/jas2016-0461 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/94/11/4781

Flohr, J.R., J.C. Woodworth, J.R. Bergstrom, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J.M. DeRouchey. 2016. Evaluating the impact of maternal vitamin D supplementation: I. Sow performance, serum vitamin metabolites, and neonatal muscle characteristics. J. Anim. Sci. 94:4629-4642. doi:10.2527/jas.2016-0409 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/94/11/4629

Flohr, J.R., J.C. Woodworth, J.R. Bergstrom, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J.M. DeRouchey. 2016. Evaluating the impact of maternal vitamin D supplementation on sow performance: II. Subsequent growth performance and carcass characteristics of growing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 94:4643-4653. doi:10.2527/jas.2016-0410 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/94/11/4643

Flohr, J.R., J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, and S.S. Dritz. 2016. A Survey of current feeding regimens for vitamins and trace minerals in the US swine industry. J. Swine Health Prod. 24:290-303. https://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v24n6/v24n6p290.pdf

Goncalves, M.A.D., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, J.H. Piva, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, and R.D. Goodband. 2016. Fact sheets – Impact of increased feed intake during late gestation on reproductive performance of gilts and sows. J. Swine Health Prod. 24:264-266. https://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v24n5/v24n5p264.pdf

De Jong, J.A., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, J.C. Woodworth, C.K. Jones, and C.R. Stark. 2016. Stability of commercial phytase sources under different environmental conditions. J. Anim. Sci. 94:4259-4266. doi:10.2527/jas.2016-0742. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/abstracts/94/10/4259

Tokach, M.D., R.D. Goodband, and T.G. O’Quinn. 2016. Performance-enhancing technologies in swine production. Anim. Frontiers. 6:15-21. doi:10.2527/af.2016-0039 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/af/articles/6/4/15

Schumacher, L.L., J.C. Woodworth, C.K. Jones, Q. Chen, J. Zhang, P.C. Gauger, C.R. Stark, R.G. Main, R.A. Hesse, M.D. Tokach, and S.S. Dritz. 2016. Evaluation of the minimum infectious dose of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus in virus-inoculated feed. Amer. J. Vet. Res. 77:1108-1113.

Flohr, J.R., M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, R.D. Goodband, and S.S. Dritz. 2016. Evaluating the removal of pigs from a group and subsequent floor space allowance on the growth performance of heavy-weight finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 2016:94. doi:10.2527/jas2016-0407

Feldpausch, J.A., R.G. Amachawadi, M.D. Tokach, H.M. Scott, T.G. Nagaraja, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, J.C. Woodworth, and J.M. DeRouchey. 2016. Effects of dietary copper, zinc, and ractopamine hydrochloride on finishing pig growth performance, carcass characteristics, and antimicrobial susceptibility of enteric bacteria. J. Anim. Sci. 94:3278-3293. doi:10.2527/jas2016-0340 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/94/8/3278

De Jong, J.A., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, C.B. Paulk, J.C. Woodworth, C.K. Jones and C.R. Stark. 2016. Effects of wheat source and particle size in meal and pelleted diets on finishing pig growth performance, carcass characteristics, and nutrient digestibility. J. Anim. Sci. 94:3303-3311. doi:10.2527/jas.2016-0370. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/94/8/3303

Frobose, H.L., J.A. Erceg, S.Q. Fowler, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, S.S. Dritz, and R.D. Goodband. 2016. The progression of deoxynivalenol-induced growth suppression in nursery pigs and the potential of an algae-modified montmorillonite clay to mitigate these effects. J. Anim. Sci. 94:3746-3759. doi:10.2527/jas2016-0663. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/94/9/3746

Stephenson, E.W., M.A. Vaughn, D.D. Burnett, C.B. Paulk, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, J.C. Woodworth and J.M. Gonzalez. 2016. Influence of dietary fat source and feeding duration on finishing pig growth performance, carcass composition, and fat quality. J. Anim. Sci. 94:2851–2866. doi:10.2527/jas.2015-9521. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/94/7/2851

Gonçalves, M.A.D., N.M. Bello, S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, and R.D. Goodband. 2016. An update on modeling dose–response relationships: Accounting for correlated data structure and heterogeneous error variance in linear and nonlinear mixed models. J. Anim. Sci. 94:1940–1950. doi:10.2527/jas2015-0106. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/94/5/1940

Gonçalves, M.A.D., K.M. Gourley, S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, N. M. Bello, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, and R.D. Goodband. 2016. Effects of amino acids and energy intake during late gestation of high-performing gilts and sows on litter and reproductive performance under commercial conditions. J. Anim. Sci. 94:1993–2003. doi:10.2527/jas2015-0087 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/94/5/1993

Goncalves, M.A.D., S.S. Dritz, C.K. Jones, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, and R.D. Goodband. 2016. Fact sheets – Ingredient database management: I. Overview and sampling procedures. Swine Health Prod. 24:217-219.

Goncalves, M.A.D., S.S. Dritz, C.K. Jones, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, and R.D. Goodband. 2016. Fact sheets – Ingredient database management: II. Energy. Swine Health Prod. 24:220-221. https://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v24n4/v24n4p216.pdf

Goncalves, M.A.D., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, J.C. Woodworth, and R.D. Goodband. 2016. Fact sheets – Comparing phytase sources for pigs and effects of superdosing phytase on growth performance of nursery and finishing pigs. Swine Health Prod. 24:97-101. https://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v24n2/v24n2p97.pdf

Nemechek, J.E., M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, J.M. DeRouchey, and J.C. Woodworth. 2016. Effecs of diet form and particle size on growth performance and carcass characteristics of finishing pigs. Anim. Feed Sci. Tech. 214:136-141. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/03778401/214

 

2015

Burnett, D.D., C.B. Paulk, M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, M.A. Vaughn, K.J. Phelps, S.S. Dritz , J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband,  K.D. Haydon , and J.M. Gonzalez. 2015. Effects of Source and Level of Added Zinc on Myogenic Gene Expression in Skeletal Muscle of Finishing Pigs Fed Ractopamine HCl. J. Anim. Biotech. 27:17-29. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10495398.2015.1069301

Frobose, H.L., E.D. Fruge, M.D. Tokach, E.L. Hansen, J.M. DeRouchey, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2015. The influence of pelleting and supplementing sodium metabisulfite (Na2S2O5) on nursery pigs fed diets contaminated with deoxynivalenol. Anim. Feed Sci. Technol. 210:152-164.

Amachawadi, R. G., H.M. Scott, J. Vinasco, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, and T.G. Nagaraja. 2015. Effects of in-feed copper, chlortetracycline, and tylosin on the prevalence of transferable copper resistance gene, tcrB, among fecal enterococci of weaned piglets. Foodborne Path. Dis. 12:670-678.

Nemechek, J.E., M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, J.M. DeRouchey, and J. C. Woodworth. 2015. Effects of diet form and type on growth performance, carcass yield, and iodine value of finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 93:4486-4499.

Gonçalves, M.A.D., S. Nitikanchana, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, N.M. Bello, R.D. Goodband, K.J. Touchette, J.L. Usry, J.M. DeRouchey, and J.C. Woodworth. 2015. Effects of standardized ileal digestible tryptophan:lysine ratio on growth performance of nursery pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 93:3909–3918.

Nemechek, J.E., M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, E.D. Fruge, E.L. Hansen, R.D. Goodband, J.M. DeRouchey, and J. C. Woodworth. 2015. Effects of diet form and feeder adjustment on growth performance of nursery and finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 93:4172–4180.

Sotak-Peper, K. M., R. D. Goodband, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, and J. L. Nelssen. 2015. The effects of corn- or sorghum-based diets with or without sorghum dried distillers grains with solubles on lactating-sow and litter performance. Prof. Anim. Sci. 31:185-190.

Sotak, K.M., T.A. Houser, R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, B.L. Goehring, G.R. Skaar, and J.L. Nelssen. 2015. The effects of feeding sorghum dried distillers grains with solubles on finishing pig growth performance, carcass characteristics, and fat quality. J. Anim. Sci. 93:2904-2915. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/93/6/2904

Nitikanchana,S., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, and B.J. White. 2015. Regression analysis to predict growth performance from dietary net energy in growing-finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 93:2826-2839. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/93/6/2826

Paulk, C.B., J.R. Bergstrom, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, D.D. Burnett, E.W. Stephenson, M.A. Vaughn, J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, and J.M. Gonzalez.  2015.  Equations generated to predict iodine value of pork carcass back, belly, and jowl fat.  J. Anim. Sci. 93:1666-1678. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/93/4/1666

Frobose, H.L., E.D. Fruge, M.D. Tokach, E.L. Hansen, J.M. DeRouchey, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2015. The effects of deoxynivalenol-contaminated corn dried distillers grains with solubles in nursery pig diets and potential for mitigation by commercially available feed additives. J. Anim. Sci. 93:1074-1088. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/93/3/1074

 Agga G.E., H.M. Scott, J. Vinasco, T.G. Nagaraja, R.G. Amachawadi, J. Bai, B. Norby,  D.G. Renter, S.S. Dritz, J.L. Nelssen, and M.D. Tokach. 2015. Effects of chlortetracycline and copper supplementation on the prevalence, distribution, and quantity of antimicrobial resistance genes in the feces of weaned pigs. J. Prevent. Vet. Med. 119:179-189.

Paulk, C.B., M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, D.D. Burnett, M.A. Vaughn, K.J. Phelps, S.S. Dritz, J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, T.E. Houser, K. D.Haydon, and J.M. Gonzalez. 2015. Effect of added zinc in diets with Ractopamine-HCl on growth performance, carcass characteristics, and ileal mucosal inflammation mRNA expression of finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 93:185-196. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/articles/93/1/185


2014

Agga, G.E., H.M. Scott, R.G. Amachawadi, T.G. Nagaraja, J. Vinasco, J. Bai, B. Norby, D.G. Renter, S.S. Dritz, J.L. Nelssen, and M.D. Tokach. 2014. Effects of chlortetracycline and copper supplementation on antimicrobial resistance of fecal Escherichia coli from weaned pigs. J. Prevent. Vet. Med. 
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167587714000804#

Amachawadi, R. G., M.D. Tokach, J. Vinasco Torres,  S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, and R.D. Goodband. 2014. Nasal carriage of mecA-positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in pigs exhibits dose-response to zinc supplementation. Foodborne Path. Dis. In press

Asmus, M.D., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, T.E. Houser, J.L. Nelssen, and R.D. Goodband. 2014. Effects of lowering dietary fiber before marketing on finishing pig growth performance, carcass characteristics, carcass fat quality, and intestinal weights. J. Anim. Sci. 92:119 128. http://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/1/119

Asmus, M.D., M.A. Tavarez, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, A.L. Schroeder, J.L. Nelssen, R.D. Goodband, and J.M. DeRouchey. 2014. The effects of immunological castration and corn dried distillers grains with solubles withdrawal on growth performance, carcass characteristics, fatty acid analysis, and iodine value of pork fat depots J. Anim. Sci. 92:2116-2132. http://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/5/2116

Bergstrom, J. R., J. L. Nelssen, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, and J. M. DeRouchey. 2014. The effects of feeder design, and dietary dried distillers’ grains with solubles on the performance and carcass characteristics of finishing pigs. J. Anim Sci. 92:3591-3597. http://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/8/3591

De Jong, J.A., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz and R.D. Goodband. 2014. Effects of dietary wheat middlings, corn dried distillers grains with solubles, and net energy formulation on nursery pig performance. J. Anim. Sci. 92:3471-3481. http://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/8/3471

Flohr, J.R. M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, S.S. Dritz, J.L. Nelssen, and J.F. Patience. 2014. Feed efficiency: An assessment of current knowledge from a voluntary subsample of the swine industry.J. Extension. Accepted for publication.

Flohr, J.R., M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, S.C. Henry, L.M. Tokach, M.L. Potter, J.P. Goff, N.J. Koszewski, R. L. Horst, E.L. Hansen, and E.D. Fruge. 2014. Effects of supplemental vitamin D3 on serum 25(OH)D3 and growth of preweaning and nursery pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 92:152-163. http://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/1/152

Flohr, J.R. M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, and J.R. Bergstrom. 2014. An evaluation of the effects of added vitamin D3 in maternal diets on sow and pig performance. J. Anim. Sci. 92:594 603.
https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/2/594

Flohr, J.R., M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2014. The effects of sodium sulfate in the water of nursery pigs and the efficacy of non-nutritive feed additives to mitigate those effects. J. Anim. Sci. 92:3624-3635.
http://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs /92/8/3624

Frobose, H.L., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, K. J. Prusa, J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2014. Effects of pre-slaughter feed withdrawal time on finishing pig carcass, body weight gain and food safety characteristics in a commercial environment. J. Anim. Sci. 92:3693-3700. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/8/3693

Frobose, H.L., R.C. SUlabo, J.M. DeRouchey, D. Ryder, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen.  2014. The effects of diet blending and feed budgeting on finishing pig growth performance, carcass characteristics, and economic return. Prof. Anim. Sci. 30:375-392. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/30/4/375

Goodband, B, M. Tokach, S. Dritz J. DeRouchey, and J. Woodworth. 2014. Practical starter pig amino acid requirements in relation to immunity, gut health and growth performance. J. Anim. Sci. Biotech. 5:12. http://www.jasbsci.com/content/pdf/2049-1891-5-12.pdf

Graham, A.B., R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.M. DeRouchey, and S. Nitikanchana. The effects of medium-oil distillers grains with solubles on growth performance, carcass traits, and nutrient digestibility in growing-finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 92:604-611. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/2/604

Graham, A.B., R. D. Goodband, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, S. Nitikanchana, and J. J. Updike. 2014. The effects of low-, medium-, and high-oil distillers dried grains with solubles on growth performance, nutrient digestibility, and fat quality in finishing pigs. J. Anim Sci. 92:3610-3623. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/8/3610

Graham. A.B., R.D. Goodband,, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, and S. Nitikanchana. 2014. The interactive effects of high-fat, high-fiber diets and ractopamine HCl on finishing pig growth performance, carcass characteristics, and carcass fat quality. J. Anim. Sci. 92:4585-4597. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/10/4585

Jones, C.K., M.D. Tokach, J.L. Usry, C.R. Neill and J.F. Patience. 2014. Evaluating lysine requirements of nursery pigs fed low protein diets with different sources of non-essential amino acids. J. Anim. Sci. 92:3460-3470. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/8/3460

Myers, A.J. R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.M. DeRouchey, and J.L. Nelssen. 2014. The effects of porcine intestinal mucosa protein sources on nursery pig growth performance. J. Anim. Sci. 92:783-792. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/2/783

Nemechek, J.E., M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J.M. DeRouchey. 2014. Evaluation of standardized ileal digestible valine:lysine, total lysine:CP, and replacing fish meal, meat and bone meal, and poultry by-product meal with crystalline amino acids on growth performance of nursery pigs from seven to twelve kilograms. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/4/1548

Paulk, C.B., M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, D.D. Burnett, M.A. Vaughn, K.J. Phelps, S.S. Dritz  , J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, T.E. Houser, K. D.Haydon, and J.M. Gonzalez. 2014. Effect of dietary zinc level and Ractopamine-HCl on pork chop tenderness and shelf-life characteristics. J. Anim. Sci. 92:2325-2335. 
https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/5/2325

Shelton, N. W., S. S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, J. M. DeRouchey, H. Yang, D. A. Hill, D. Holzgraefe, D. H. Hall, and D. C. Mahan. 2014. Effects of dietary vitamin E concentration and source on sow, milk, and pig concentrations of α-tocopherol. J. Anim. Sci. 92:4547-4556. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/10/4547

2013
Barnes, J.A., M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, S.S. Dritz, and J.L. Nelssen.  2013.  Effects of standardized ileal digestible tryptophan:lysine ratio in diets contianing 30% dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) on finishing pig performance and carcass traits.  J. Anim. Sci. 91:3244-3252. 
https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/91/7/3244

Dunshea, F.R., J.R.D. Allison, M. Bertram, D. D. Boler, L. Brossard, R. Campbell, J. P. Crane, D. P. Hennessy, L. Huber, C. de Lange, N. Ferguson, P. Matzat, F. McKeith, P.J.U. Moraes, B.P. Mullan, J. Noblet, N. Quiniou, and M. Tokach. 2013. The effects of immunization against GnRF on nutrient requirements of male pigs: a review. Anim. Animal Consortium 7:11. http://journals.cambridge.org/download.php file=%2FANM%2FANM7_11%2FS1751731113001407a.pdf&code=625cb3d9c69e1f50559d97c60a9e146d

Flohr, J. R., M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, and J. R. Bergstrom 2013. An evaluation of the effects of added vitamin D3 in maternal diets on sow and pig performance. J. Anim Sci. published 18 December 2013. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/92/2/594

Goodband R.D., M.D. Tokach, M.A.D. Goncalves, J.C. Woodworth, S.S. Dritz, and J.M. DeRouchey 2013. Nutritional enhancement during pregnancy and its effects on reproduction in swine. Anim. Animal Frontiers 3:68-75. http://www.animalfrontiers.org/content/3/4/68

James, B.W., M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, S.S. Dritz, K.Q. Owen, J.C. Woodworth, and R.C. Sulabo. 2013. Effects of dietary L-carnitine and ractopamine-HCl on the metabolic response to handling in finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 91:4426-4439. 
https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/91/9/4426

James, B.W., M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, S.S. Dritz, K.Q. Owen, J.C. Woodworth, and R.C. Sulabo. 2013. Interactive effects of dietary ractopamine-HCl and L-carnitine on finishing pigs: I. Growth performance. J. Anim. Sci. 91:3265 3271. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/91/7/3265

James, B.W., M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, S.S. Dritz, K.Q. Owen, J.C. Woodworth, and R.C. Sulabo. 2013. Interactive effects of dietary ractopamine-HCl and L-carnitine on finishing pigs: II. Carcass characteristics and meat quality. J. Anim. Sci. 91:3272-3282. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/91/7/3272

Potter, M.L., J.Y. Jacela, J.R. Bergstrom, S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, J.M. DeRouchey, R.D.  Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2013. Direct comparison of commercial porcine circovirus type 2 vaccines under field conditions. Prof. Anim. Sci. 30:80-85. http://pas.fass.org/content/30/1/80.full.pdf+html

Sotak, K. M., R. D. Goodband, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, and J. L. Nelssen. 2013. Nutrient database for sorghum distillers dried grains with solubles from ethanol plants in the western plains region and their effects on nursery pig performance. J. Anim. Sci. 92:292-302. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/content/92/1/292

Ying, W., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, T.A. Houser, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, and J.C. Woodworth.  2013.  Effects of dietary L-carnitine and dried distillers grains with solubles on growth, carcass characteristics, and loin and fat quality of growing-finishing pigs.  J. Anim. Sci. 91:3211-3219. 
https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/91/7/3211

 

2012

Barnes, J.A., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, and D. B. Petry 2012. Effects of wheat middlings and choice white grease (CWG) in diets on the growth performance, carcass characteristics, and carcass fat quality of growing-finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. published 10 February 2012, 10.2527/jas.2011-4472. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/90/8/2620?search-result=1

Bergstrom, J.R., J.L. Nelssen, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J.M. DeRouchey. 2012. Effects of two feeder designs and adjustment strategies on the growth performance and carcass characteristics of growing–finishing pigs. J. Anim Sci. 90 4555-4566. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/90/12/4555

Bergstrom, J.R. Bergstrom, J.L. Nelssen, L.N. Edwards, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J.M. DeRouchey. 2012. Effects of feeder design and changing source of water to a location separate from the wet-dry feeder at 4 or 8 weeks before harvest on growth, feeding behavior, and carcass characteristics of finishing pigs. J. Anim Sci. 2012;90 4567-4575. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/90/12/4567

Duttlinger, A. J., J. M. DeRouchey, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, T. A. Houser, and R. C. Sulabo. 2012. Effects of increasing crude glycerol and dried distillers grains with solubles on growth performance, carcass characteristics, and carcass fat quality of finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 90:840-852.
https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/90/3/840

Gerlach, B. M., T.A. Houser, L.C. Hollis, M.D. Tokach, J.C. Nietfeld, J.J. Higgins, et al. 2012. Incidence and severity of arcanobacterium pyogenes injection site abscesses with needle or needle-free injection. Meat Sci., 92(4), 805-807.

Myers, A.J., R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.M. DeRouchey, and J.L. Nelssen.  2012.  The effects of diet form and feeder design on the growth performance of finishing pigs.  J. Anim Sci. 91:3420-3428. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/91/7/3420

Myers, A.J., R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.M. DeRouchey, and J.L. Nelssen. 2012. The effects of feeder adjustment and trough space on growth performance of finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 90: 4576-4582. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/90/12/4576

Nemechek, J. E., A. M. Gaines, M. D. Tokach, G. L. Allee, R. D. Goodband, J. M. DeRouchey, J. L. Nelssen, J. L. Usry, G. Gourley, and S. S. Dritz. 2012. Evaluation of standardized ileal digestible lysine requirement of nursery pigs from seven to fourteen kilograms.J. Anim. Sci. 90: 4380-4390. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/90/12/4380

Potter. M. L., E. M. Kane, J. R. Bergstrom, S. S. Dritz, M. D. Tokach, J. M. DeRouchey, R. D. Goodband, and J. L. Nelssen. 2012. Effects of diet source and vaccination for porcine circovirus type 2 and Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae on nursery pig performance. J. Anim Sci. 90: 4063-4071 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/90/11/4063

Potter, M.L., L.M. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, S.C. Henry, J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, R.R. Rowland, R.A. Hesse, R. Oberst, J.Anderson, and M. Hays. 2012. Genetic line influences pig growth rate responses to vaccination for porcine circovirus type 2. J. Swine Health Prod. 20:34-48. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v20n1/v20n1p34.pdf

Salyer, J.A., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, and D. B. Petry  2012.  Effects of dietary wheat middlings, distillers grains with solubles, and choice white grease (CWG) in diets on growth performance, carcass characteristics, and carcass fat quality of finishing pigs.  J. Anim. Sci. 90:2620-2630.  https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/90/8/2620

Shelton, N. W., M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, J. M. DeRouchey, and J. L. Usry. 2012. Effects of porcine circovirus type 2 vaccine and increasing standardized ileal digestible lysine:ME ratio on growth performance and carcass composition of growing and finishing pigs. J Anim Sci. 90: 361-372. 
https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/90/1/361

Tokach, M.D., R.D. Goodband, J.M. DeRouchey, S.S. Dritz, and J.L. Nelssen. 2012. Feeding and barn management strategies that maximize feed efficiency. In: Feed efficiency in pigs. Ed. J.F. Patience. Wageningen Academic Publishers. The Netherlands.

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2011

Amachawadi, R. G., N. Shelton, M. Jacob, X. Shi, S. Narayanan, L. Zurek, S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, M.Tokach, and T. G. Nagaraja. 2011. Selection of tcrB gene mediated copper resistant fecal enterococci in pigs fed diets supplemented with copper. Applied Environ. Microbiol. 77:5597-5603. http://aem.asm.org/content/77/16/5597.full.pdf+html

Benz, J. M., M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, J. M. DeRouchey, R. C. Sulabo, and R. D. Goodband. 2011. Effects of choice white grease and soybean oil on growth performance, carcass characteristics and carcass fat quality of growing-finishing pigs. J. Anim Sci. 89:404-413. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/89/2/404

Benz, J. M., M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, J. M. DeRouchey, R. C. Sulabo, and R. D. Goodband. 2011. Effects of dietary iodine value product on growth performance and carcass fat quality of finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 89:1419-1428. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/89/5/1419

Benz, J.M., M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.L. Nelssen, J.M. DeRouchey, and R.D. Goodband. 2011. Effects of increasing choice white grease in corn and sorghum-based diets on growth performance and fat quality characteristics of finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 89:773-782. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/89/3/773

Jacela, J. Y., S. S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, and J. L. Nelssen, 2011. Field evaluation of a PCV2 vaccine on finishing pig growth performance and mortality rate in a herd with a history of porcine circovirus disease. J Swine Health Prod. 19:10-16. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v19n1/v19n1p10.pdf

Jacela, J.Y., J. M. DeRouchey, S. S. Dritz, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, R. C. Sulabo, R. C. Thaler, L. Brandts, D. E. Little, and K. J. Prusa. 2011. Amino acid digestibility and energy content of deoiled (solvent extracted) corn dried distillers grains with solubles for swine and its effects on growth performance and carcass characteristics. J. Anim. Sci. 89:1817-1829. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/89/6/1817

Schneider, J. D., M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, S. S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, and R. C. Sulabo. 2011. Effects of restricted feed intake on finishing pigs weighing between 68 and 114 kilograms fed twice or 6 times daily. J. Anim. Sci. 89:3326-3333. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/89/10/3326

Sulabo, R.C., C.K. Jones, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, S.S. Dritz, D.R. Campbell, B.W. Ratliff, J.M. DeRouchey, and J.L. Nelssen. 2011. Factors affecting storage stability of various commercial phytase source. J. Anim Sci. 89:4262-4271. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/89/12/4262

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2010

Amachawadi, R. G., N. Shelton, M. Jacob, X. Shi, S. Narayanan, L. Zurek, 3, S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, M.Tokach, and T. G. Nagaraja. Occurrence of tcrB, a transferable copper resistance gene, in fecal enterococci of swine. 2010. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 7:1089-1097. http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1089/fpd.2010.0540

Benz, J. M., S. K. Linneen, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, J. M. DeRouchey, R. D. Goodband, R.C Sulabo and K. J. Prusa. 2010. Effects of dried distiller grains with solubles on fat quality of finishing pigs. J. Anim Sci. 88: 3666-3682. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/88/11/3666

DeRouchey, J.M., R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, and S.S. Dritz. 2010. Nursery swine nutrient recommendations and feeding management. National Swine Nutrition Guide. U.S. Pork Center of Excellence. Chapter 10, pp 65-79. http://www.usporkcenter.org/FileLibrary/External/USPCE/NSNG/NSNG-Nursery%20Pig%20Nutrient%20Recommendations(1).pdf

Frantz, N.Z., K.G. Friesen, G.A. Andrews, M.D. Tokach, R.M. Yamka, T.L. Loughin, J.L. Nelssen, and S.S. Dritz. 2010. The use of serum biomarkers to predict the development and severity of osteochondrosis lesions in the distal portion of the femur in pigs Amer. J. Vet. Res.71:946-952. http://avmajournals.avma.org/doi/pdf/10.2460/ajvr.71.8.946

Jacela J. Y., J. M. DeRouchey, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, D. G. Renter, and S. S. Dritz. 2010. Feed additives for swine: Fact sheets – Prebiotics and probiotics, and phytogenics. J. Swine Health Prod. 18:132-136. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v18n3/v18n3p132.pdf

Jacela J. Y., J. M. DeRouchey, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, D. G. Renter, and S. S. Dritz. 2010. Feed additives for swine: Fact sheets – Phytase and high dietary levels of copper and zinc. J. Swine Health Prod. 18:87-92. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v18n2/v18n2p87.pdf

Jacela J. Y., J. M. DeRouchey, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, D. G. Renter, and S. S. Dritz. 2010. Feed additives for swine: Fact sheets – In-feed flavors and mold inhibitors, mycotoxin binders, and antioxidants. J. Swine Health Prod. 18:27-32. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v18n1/v18n1p27.pdf

Jacela, J.Y., S.S. Dritz, J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2010. Effects of supplemental enzymes in diets containing dried distillers grains with solubles on finishing pig growth performance. Prof. Anim. Sci. 26:412-424. http://pas.fass.org/content/26/4/412.full.pdf

Jacela, J.Y., H. L. Frobose, J. M. DeRouchey, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J. L. Nelssen. 2010. Amino acid digestibility and energy concentration of high-protein corn dried distillers grains and high-protein sorghum dried distillers grains with solubles for swine. J. Anim Sci. 88:3617-3623. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/88/11/3617

Jones, C. K., J. R. Bergstrom, M. D. Tokach, J. M. DeRouchey, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, and S. S. Dritz. 2010. Efficacy of commercial enzymes in diets containing a variety of levels and sources of dried distillers grains with solubles for nursery pigs. J. Anim Sci. 88: 2084-2091. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/88/6/2084

Jones, C. K., M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, B. W. Ratliff, N. L. Horn, R. D. Goodband, J. M. DeRouchey, R. C. Sulabo, and J. L. Nelssen. 2010. Efficacy of different commercial phytase enzymes and development of an available phosphorus release curve for Escherichia coli-derived phytases in nursery pigs. J. Anim Sci. 88: 3631-3644. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/88/11/3631

Jones, C. K., J. M. DeRouchey, J. L. Nelssen, M. D Tokach, S. S. Dritz, and R. D. Goodband. 2010. Effects of fermented soybean meal and specialty animal protein sources on nursery pig performance. J. Anim Sci. 88: 1725-1732. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/88/5/1725

Knauer, M., K.J. Stalder, T. Serenius, P.J. Berger, L. Karriker, R.N. Goodwin, R.K. Johson, J.W. Mabry, R.K. Miller, O.W. Robison, and M.D. Tokach. 2010. Factors associated with sow stayability in six genotypes. J. Anim. Sci. 88:3486-3492. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs//88/11/3486

Neill, C. R., R. D. Goodband, M. D. Tokach, J. L. Nelssen, S. S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, C. N. Groesbeck, and K. R. Brown. 2010. Effects of intermittent ractopamine HCl use on pig growth performance in late finishing. Prof. Anim. Sci. 29:239-242. http://pas.fass.org/content/26/2/239.full.pdf

Schneider, J. D., M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, J. M. DeRouchey, and R. D. Goodband. 2010. Determining the effect of lysine:calorie ratio on growth performance of 10 to 20 kilogram nursery pigs of two different genotypes. J. Anim Sci. 2010 88: 137-146. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/88/1/137

Shelton, N. W., M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, and J. M. DeRouchey. 2010. Effects of increasing dietary standardized ileal digestible lysine:ME ratio for gilts grown in a commercial finshing environment J. Anim Sci. J. Anim Sci. 89:3587-3595. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/89/11/3587

Shelton, N. W., M. D. Tokach, J. L. Nelssen, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, and G. M. Hill. 2010. Effects of copper sulfate, tri-basic copper chloride, and zinc oxide on weanling pig performance. J. Anim Sci. J. Anim. Sci. 89:2440-2451. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/89/8/2440

Sulabo, R. C., J. Y. Jacela, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, J. M. DeRouchey, and J. L. Nelssen. 2010. Effects of lactation feed intake and creep feeding on sow and piglet performance. J. Anim Sci. 88: 3145-3153. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/88/9/3145

Sulabo, R.C., M.D. Tokach, J. M. DeRouchey, S. S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, 2010. Effects of creep feeder design and feed accessibility on the proportion of pigs consuming creep feed and preweaning pig performance. J.Swine Health & Prod. 18:174-181.46-53 http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v18n4/v18n4p174.pdf

Sulabo, R. C., M. D. Tokach, J. M. DeRouchey, S. S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, and J. L. Nelssen. 2010. Influence of feed flavors and nursery diet complexity on preweaning and nursery pig performance J. Anim Sci. 88:3918-3926. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/88/12/3918

Sulabo, R. C., M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, J. M. DeRouchey, and J. L. Nelssen. 2010. Effects of varying creep feeding duration on the proportion of pigs consuming creep feed and neonatal pig performance. J. Anim Sci. 88: 3154-3162. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/88/9/3154

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2009

Frantz, N.Z., M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, S.S. Dritz, J.M. DeRouchey, J.L. Nelssen and C.L. Jones. 2009. The optimal standardized ileal digestible lysine and total sulfur amino acid requirement for finishing pigs fed ractopamine hydrochloride. Prof Anim. Sci. 25:161-168. http://pas.fass.org/content/25/2/161.full.pdf

Ferreira, A.S. F.F. Barbosa, M.D. Tokach, and M. Santos. 2009. Spray dried plasma for pigs weaned at different ages Rec. Patents Food, Nutr.Agric. 1:231-235.

Groesbeck, C. N., J. M. DeRouchey, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, and J. L. Nelssen. 2009. Effects of irradiation of feed ingredients added to meal or pelleted diets on growth performance of weanling pigs J. Anim Sci. 87:3997-4002. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/87/12/3997

Jacela, J.Y., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, D.G. Renter, and S.S. Dritz. 2009. Feed additives for swine: Fact Sheeets – Acidifiers and antibiotics. J. Swine Health Prod. 17:270-273. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v17n5/v17n5p270.pdf

Jacela, J.Y., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, D.G. Renter, and S.S. Dritz. 2009. Feed additives for swine: Fact Sheeets – In-feed anthelminics, carbohydrate-degrading enzymes, and carcass modifiers. J. Swine Health Prod. 17:325-332. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v17n6/v17n6p325.pdf

Main, R.G., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.L, Nelssen, and J.M. DeRouchey. 2009. Effects of ractopamine HCl dose and treatment period on pig performance in a commercial finishing facility. Swine Health Prod. 17:134-139. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v17n3/v17n3p134.pdf

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2008

Brown, K.R., R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, J. E. Minton, J. J. Higgins, X. Lin, J. Odle, J. C. Woodworth, and B. J. Johnson. 2008. Effects of feeding L-carnitine to gilts through day 70 of gestation on litter traits and the expression of insulin-like growth factor system components and L-carnitine concentration in foetal tissues. J. Anim. Phys. Anim Nutr. 92:660–667 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1439-0396.2007.00762.x/pdf

Frantz, N. Z., G. A. Andrews, M. D. Tokach, J. L. Nelssen, R. D. Goodband, J. M. DeRouchey, and S. S. Dritz. 2008. Effect of dietary nutrients on osteochondrosis lesions and cartilage properties in pigs. Am. J. Vet. Res. 69:617-24. http://avmajournals.avma.org/doi/pdf/10.2460/ajvr.69.5.617

Groesbeck, C. N., L. J. McKinney J. M. DeRouchey, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, A. W. Duttlinger, A. C. Fahrenholz, and K. C. Behnke. 2008. Effect of crude glycerol on pellet mill production and nursery pig growth performance. J. Anim. Sci. 86:2228-2236. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/86/9/0862228

James, B.J., M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, S.S. Dritz and G.L. Lynch. 2008. The effect of phytase dosage and source on growth performance and bone development in nursery pigs. Prof. Anim. Sci.24:88-94 http://pas.fass.org/content/24/1/88.full.pdf

Linneen, S.K., J.M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J.L. Nelssen, and J.L. Snow. 2008. Evaluation of NutriDense low-phytate corn and added fat in growing and finishing swine diets. J. Anim Sci. 86:1556-1561. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/86/7/0861556

Linneen, S.K., J. M. DeRouchey, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, and J.L. Nelssen. 2008. Effects of dried distillers grains with solubles on growing and finishing pig performance in a commercial environment. J. Anim Sci. 86:1579-1587. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/86/7/0861579

Main, R.G., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, and J.M. DeRouchey. 2008. Effects of feeding growing pigs less or more than their lysine requirement in early and late finishing on overall performance. Prof. Anim. Sci.24:76-87. http://pas.fass.org/content/24/1/76.full.pdf

Main, R.G., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2008. Determining an optimum lysine:calorie ratio for barrows and gilts in a commercial finishing facility J. Anim Sci. 2008 86: 2190-2207. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/86/9/0862190

Real, D. E., J. L. Nelssen, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, J. C. Woodworth, and K. Q. Owen. 2008. Additive effects of L-carnitine and chromium picolinate on sow reproductive performance. Lvst. Sci. 116:63-69. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1871141307004593

Schneider, J.D., M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.L. Nelssen, J.M. DeRouchey, and R.D. Goodband, 2008. Determining the accuracy of gestation feed drops. 2008. J. Swine Health and Prod. 16:298-303. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v16n6/v16n6p298.pdf

Stephens, J.W., M. E. Dikeman,, J. A. Unruh, M. D. Haub, M. D. Tokach, and S. S. Dritz. 2008. Effects of oral administration of sodium citrate or acetate to pigs on blood parameters, postmortem glycolysis, muscle pH decline, and quality attributes of pork. J. Anim. Sci. 86:1669-1677. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/86/7/0861669

Young, M.G., M.D. Tokach, F.X. Aherne, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, and T.M. Loughin. 2008. Effect of space allowance during rearing and selection criteria, on performance of gilts over three parities, in a commercial swine production system. J. Anim. Sci. 86: 3181-3193. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/86/11/0863181

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2007

Brown, K.R., R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, J. E. Minton, J. J. Higgins, J. C. Woodworth, and B. J. Johnson. 2007. Growth characteristics, blood metabolites, and insulin-like growth factor system components in maternal tissues of gilts fed L-carnitine through day seventy of gestation. J. Anim. Sci. 85:1687-1694. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/85/7/0851687.

De La Llata, M., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2007. Effects of increasing lysine:calorie ratio and added fat for growing-finishing pigs reared in a commercial environment: I. growth performance and carcass characteristics. Prof. Anim. Sci. 23:417-428. http://pas.fass.org/content/23/4/417.full.pdf

De La Llata, M., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2007. Effects of increasing lysine:calorie ratio and added dietary fat for growing finishing pigs reared in a commercial environment: II. modeling lysine:calorie ratio requirements using protein and lipid accretion curves. Prof. Anim. Sci. 23:429-437. http://pas.fass.org/content/23/4/429.full.pdf

Gottlob, R.O., J.M. DeRouchey, M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, R.D. Goodband, and S.S. Dritz. 2007. Comparison of whey protein concentrate and spray-dried plasma protein in diets for weanling pigs. Prof. Anim. Sci. 23:116-122. http://pas.fass.org/content/23/2/116.full.pdf

Gottlob, R.O., M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, J.M. DeRouchey, J.L. Nelssen, C.W. Hastad, C.N. Groesbeck, and C.R. Neill. 2007. Effects of water-based antimicrobials on growth performance of weanling pigs. J Swine Health Prod. 2007;15(4):198–205. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v15n4/v15n4p198.pdf

Groesbeck, C.N., R. D. Goodband, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, and J. M. DeRouchey. 2007. Effects of pantothenic acid on growth performance and carcass characteristics of growing-finishing pigs fed diets with or without ractopamine hydrochloride. J. Anim. Sci. 85:2492-2497. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/85/10/0852492

Groesbeck, C.N., R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.L. Nelssen, J.M. DeRouchey, and C.R. Neill. 2007. Diet mixing time affects nursery pig performance. J. Anim. Sci. 85:1793-1798. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/85/7/0851793

Hanni, S.M., M.D. Tokach, J. M. DeRouchey, R.D. Goodband, S.S. Dritz and J.L. Nelssen. 2007. The Effects of Dietary Chicory and Reduced Nutrient Diets on Composition and Odor of Stored Swine Manure. Prof. Anim. Sci. 23:438-447. http://pas.fass.org/content/23/4/438.full.pdf

Lenehan, N.A., J. M. DeRouchey, R. D. Goodband, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, C. N. Groesbeck, and K. R. Lawrence. 2007. Evaluation of soy protein concentrates in nursery pig diets. J. Anim. Sci: 85:3013-3021. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/85/11/0853013

Linneen, S. K., S. S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, M. D. Tokach, J. M. DeRouchey, and J. L. Nelssen. 2007. Effects of frequent out-of-feed events on growth performance of nursery and grow-finish pigs. J. Anim Sci. 85:2043-2047. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/85/8/0852043

Loughmiller, J.A., S.S. Dritz, J.L. Nelssen, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, S.A. Moser, and M. De La Llata. 2007. Effects of salmonella typhimurium challenge on swine growth, nitrogen balance, insulin-like growth factor-i, and acute phase proteins. Amer. J. Anim. Vet. Sci. 2:11-22. http://thescipub.com/abstract/10.3844/ajavsp.2007.11.22

Musser, R.E., S.S. Dritz, D. L. Davis, M. D. Tokach, J. L. Nelssen, R. D. Goodband, and K.Q. Owen. 2007. Effects of L-carnitine in the gestating sow diet on fetal muscle development and carcass characteristics of the offspring. J. Appl. Anim. Res. 31:105-111.

Neill, C.R., M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, R.D. Goodband, S.S. Dritz, and J.M. DeRouchey. 2007. Effects of weaning time (pm or am) on nursery pig growth performance. J. Swine Health Prod. 15:19-21. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v15n1/v15n1p19.pdf

Schneider, J.D., M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.L. Nelssen, J.M. DeRouchey, and R.D. Goodband. 2007. Effects of feeding schedule on body condition, aggressiveness, and reproductive failure in group-housed sows. J. Anim Sci. 2007 85:3462-3469. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/85/12/0853462

Webster, M.J., R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, S.S. Dritz, J.A. Unruh, K.R. Brown, D.E. Real, J.M. Derouchey, J.C. Woodworth, C.N. Groesbeck, and T.A. Marsteller. 2007. Interactive Effects Between Ractopamine Hydrochloride and Dietary Lysine on Finishing Pig Growth Performance, Carcass Characteristics, Pork Quality, and Tissue Accretion. Prof. Anim. Sci. 23:597-611. http://pas.fass.org/content/23/6/597.full.pdf

Woodworth, J.C., M. D. Tokach, J. L. Nelssen, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, S. I. Koo, J. E. Minton, and K. Q. Owen. 2007. Influence of dietary L-carnitine and chromium picolinate on blood hormones and metabolites of gestating sows fed one meal per day. J. Anim. Sci. 85:2524-2537. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/85/10/0852524

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2006

Gottlob, R. O., J. M. DeRouchey, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, C. W. Hastad, and D. A. Knabe. 2006. Amino acid and energy digestibility of protein sources for growing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 84:1396–1402. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs//84/6/1396

Groesbeck, C. N., R. D. Goodband, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, and J. M. DeRouchey . 2006. Particle Size, Mill Type, and Added Fat Influence Angle of Repose of Ground Corn. Prof. Anim. Sci. 22:120-125. http://pas.fass.org/content/22/2/120.full.pdf

Musser, R.E., D.L. Davis, M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, S.S. Dritz and R.D. Goodband. 2006. Effects of high feed intake during early gestation on sow performance and offspring growth and carcass characteristics. Animal Feed Science and Technology, Volume 127, Issues 3-4, 28 April 2006, Pages 187-199.

Neill, C.R., J.L. Nelssen, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, S.S. Dritz, and J.M. DeRouchey. 2006. Effects of oregano oil on growth performance of nursery pigs. J. Swine Health Prod.14:312-316. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v14n6/v14n6p312.pdf

Serenius, T., K.J. Stalder, T.J. Baas, J.W. Mabry, R.N. Goodwin, R.K. Johnson, O.W. Robison, M.D. Tokach, and R.K. Miller. 2006. National Pork Producers Council Maternal Line National Genetic Evaluation Program: A comparison of sow longevity and trait associations with sow longevity. J. Anim. Sci. 84:2590-2595. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/84/9/2590.

Stephens, J.W., M.E. Dikeman, J.A. Unruh, M.D. Haub, and M.D. Tokach. 2006. Effects of pre-rigor injection of sodium citrate or acetate, or post-rigor injection of phosphate plus salt on post-mortem glycolysis, pH, and pork quality attributes. Meat Sci. 74:727-737. http://ac.els-cdn.com/S0309174006001938/1-s2.0-S0309174006001938-main.pdf?_tid=00476f2c-a6b5-11e2-9dd7-00000aab0f02&acdnat=1366130890_312425b39f44286164c7a814fd61455e

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2005

Barker, M.R., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, C.N. Groesbeck. 2005. Effects of Ractopamine HCl on growth performance and within-pen variation in finishing pigs. J. Swine Health Prod. 13:318-321. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v13n6/v13n6p318.pdf

Hastad, C. W., M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, S. S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, and C. L. Jones. 2005. Comparison of yellow dent and NutriDense corn hybrids in swine diets. J. Anim. Sci. 83:2624-2631. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/83/11/0842624

Keegan, T.P., S.S. Dritz, J.L. Nelssen, J.M. DeRouchey, M. D. Tokach, and R. D. Goodband. 2005. Effects of In-feed Antimicrobial Alternatives and Antimicrobials on Nursery Pig Performance and Weight Variation. J. Swine Health Prod. 13:12-18. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v13n1/v13n1p12.pdf

Loughmiller, J.A., S.S. Dritz, J.L. Nelssen, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, B.W. Fenwick, A. Weber, and T.L. McDonald. 2005. Effects of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae challenge on growth, nitrogen balance, insulin-like growth factor-I, acute phase proteins and final body composition of swine. J. Anim. Vet. Adv. 4:805-817. http://docsdrive.com/pdfs/medwelljournals/javaa/2005/805-817.pdf

Loughmiller, J.A., Spire, M.F., Tokach, M.D., Dritz, S.S., Nelssen, J.L., Goodband, R.D. and Hogge, S.B. 2005. An evaluation of differences in mean body surface temperature with infrared thermography in growing pigs fed different dietary energy intake and concentration. J. Appl. Anim. Res., 28: 73-80.

Main, R.G., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, K.D. Dhuyvetter, and J.L. Nelssen. 2005. A partial-budgeting tool to describe the effect of lactation space and lactation-space management on net revenue for a multi-site production system. J. Swine Health Prod. 13:322-332. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v13n6/v13n6p322.pdf

Main, R. G., S. S. Dritz, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, and J. L. Nelssen. 2005. Effects of weaning age on growing pig costs and revenue in a multi-site production system. J. Swine Health Prod. 13:189-197. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v13n4/v13n4p189.pdf

Main, R. G., S. S. Dritz, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen and T.M. Loughin. 2005. Effects of weaning age on post-weaning belly nosing behavior and umbilical lesions in a multi-site production system. J. Swine Health Prod. 13:259-264. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v13n5/v13n5p259.pdf

Woodworth, J.C., M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, R.D. Goodband, P.R.O. Quinn and T.M. Fakler. 2005. Interactive effects of diet complexity, zinc source and feed-grade antibiotics on weanling pig growth performance. J. Anim. Vet. Adv. 4:688-693. http://docsdrive.com/pdfs/medwelljournals/javaa/2005/688-693.pdf

Young, M.G., M.D. Tokach, F.X. Aherne, R.G. Main, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2005. Effect of sow parity and weight at service on target maternal weight and energy for gain in gestation. J. Anim Sci. 83:255-261. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/83/1/255

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2004

Cassady, J. P., O. W. Robison, R. K. Johnson, J. W. Mabry, L. L. Christian, M. D. Tokach, R. K. Miller, and R. N. Goodwin. 2004. National Pork Producers Council’s Maternal Line Genetic Evaluation: A comparison of growth and carcass traits in terminal progeny. J. Anim. Sci. 82:3482-3485. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/84/9/0842590

DeRouchey, J. M., M. D. Tokach, J. L. Nelssen, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, J. C. Woodworth, B. W. James, M. J. Webster, and C. W. Hastad. 2004. Evaluation of methods to reduce bacteria concentrations in spray-dried animal plasma and its effects on nursery pig performance. J. Anim. Sci. 82:250-261.  https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/82/1/250

Hanni, S.M., M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, S.S. Dritz, and J.L. Nelssen. 2004. Effects of increasing calcium-to-phosphorus ratio in diets containing phytase on finishing pig growth performance. Prof. Anim. Sci. 21:59-65. http://pas.fass.org/content/21/1/59.full.pdf

Hastad, C.W., SS. S. Dritz, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, J. M. DeRouchey, R. D. Boyd, and M. E. Johnston. 2004. Phosphorus requirements of grow-finish pigs reared in a commercial environment. J. Anim. Sci. 82 2945-2952. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/82/10/0822945

Keegan, T.P., J.M. DeRouchey, J.L. Nelssen, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, and S.S. Dritz. 2004. The effects of poultry meal source and ash level on nursery pig performance. J. Anim Sci. 82:2750-2756. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/82/9/0822750

Lawrence, K.R., R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, and S.S. Dritz. 2004. Effects of increasing soybean meal source on growth performance of weanling pigs. Prof. Anim. Sci. 20:237-245. http://pas.fass.org/content/20/3/237.full.pdf

Lawrence, K. R., R. D. Goodband, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. L. Nelssen, and J. M. DeRouchey. 2004. Comparison of wheat gluten and spray-dried animal plasma in diets for nursery pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 82:3635-3645. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/82/12/0823635

Johnson, R. K., E. P. Berg, R. Goodwin, J. W. Mabry, R. K. Miller, O. W. Robison, H. Sellers, and M. D. Tokach. 2004. Evaluation of procedures to predict fat-free lean in swine carcasses. J. Anim. Sci. 82:2428-2441. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/82/8/0822428

Main, R.G., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2004. Increasing weaning age improves pig performance in a multi-site production system. J. Anim. Sci. 82:1499-1507. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/82/5/0821499

Musser, R.E., D.L. Davis, R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, and J.L. Nelssen. 2004. Conceptus and maternal responses to increased feed intake during early gestation in pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 82: 3154-3161. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/82/11/0823154

Real, D. E., J. L. Nelssen, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, B. W. James, and E. Alonso. 2004. Effects of increasing dietary niacin on weanling pig performance. Prof. Anim. Sci. 20:353-357. http://pas.fass.org/content/20/4/353.full.pdf

Woodworth, J. C., J. E. Minton, M. D. Tokach, J. L. Nelssen, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, S. I. Koo, and K. Q. Owen. 2004. Dietary L-carnitine increases plasma leptin concentrations of gestating sows fed one meal per day. Dom. Anim. Endocrinol. 26:1-9. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0739724003001036

Young, M.G., M.D. Tokach, F.X. Aherne, R. G. Main, S.S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, and J. L. Nelssen. 2004. Comparison of three methods of feeding sows in gestation and the subsequent effects on lactation performance. J. Anim. Sci. 82 3058-3070. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/82/10/0823058

Young, M.G., M.D. Tokach, J. Noblet, F. X. Aherne, S. S. Dritz, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, J. van Milgen, and J. C. Woodworth. 2004. Influence of Carnichrome® on energy balance of gestating sows. J. Anim. Sci. 2013-2022. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/82/7/0822013

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2003

Baas, T. J., R. N. Goodwin, L. L. Christian, R. K. Johnson, O. W. Robison, J. W. Mabry, K. Clark, M. Tokach, S. Henry, and P. J. Berger. 2003. Design and standards for genetic evaluation of swine seedstock populations. J. Anim Sci. 81 2409-2418. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/81/10/0812409

DeRouchey, J.M., M. D. Tokach, J. L. Nelssen R. D. Goodband, and S.S. Dritz. 2003. Effect of irradiation of individual feed ingredients and complete diet on nursery pig performance. J. Anim. Sci. 81:1799-1805. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/81/7/0811799

DeRouchey, J.M., M. D. Tokach, J. L. Nelssen, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, J. C. Woodworth, M. J. Webster, and B. W. James. 2003. Effects of blood meal pH and irradiation on nursery pig performance. J Anim. Sci. 81:1013-1022. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/81/4/0811013

Lawrence, K.R., C.W. Hastad, R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, S.S. Dritz, and M.J. Webster. 2003. Effects of soybean meal particle size on growth performance of nursery pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 81:2118-2122. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/81/9/0812118

O’Quinn, P.R., S.I. Koo, S.K. Noh, J.L. Nelssen, R.D. Goodband, and M.D. Tokach. 2003. Effects of modified tall oil on body composition and serum and tissue levels of cholesterol, phospholipids, and alpha-tocopherol in adult ovariectomized rats. Nutr. Res. 23:549-566. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0271531703000204

Rincker, M. J., S. D. Carter, D. E. Real, J. L. Nelssen, M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, S. S. Dritz, B. W. Senne, R. W. Fent, L. A. Pettey, and K. Q. Owen. 2003. Effects of increasing dietary L-carnitine on growth performance of weanling pigs J. Anim Sci. 81:2259-2269. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/81/9/0812259

Tokach, M.D., S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2003. Nutritional requirements of the weaned pig. In: The Weaner Pig: Concepts and Consequences. Eds J.R. Pluske, J. Le dividich, and M.W.A. Verstegen. Wageningen Press, Wageningen, Netherlands. Chapter 11. pp. 259-300.

Waylan, A. T., P. R. O'Quinn, R. D. Goodband, J. A. Unruh, J. L. Nelssen, J. C. Woodworth, and M. D. Tokach. 2003. Effects of dietary additions of modified tall oil, chromium nicotinate, and L-carnitine on growth performance, carcass characteristics, and bacon characteristics of growing-finishing pigs. Can J. Anim. Sci. 83:459-467. http://pubs.aic.ca/doi/pdf/10.4141/A02-036 .

Webster, M.J., R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, S.S. Dritz , J.C. Woodworth, M. De la Llatta, and N.W. Said. 2003. Evaluating processing temperature and feeding value of extruded-expelled soybean meal on nursery and finishing pig growth performance. J. Anim. Sci. 81:2032-2040. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/81/8/0812032

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2002

De La Llata, M., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, and T.M. Loughin. 2002. Effects of increasing L-lysine HCl in corn- or sorghum-soybean meal-basd diets on growth performance and carcass characteristics of growing-finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 80:2420-2432. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/80/9/2420

DeRouchey, J. M., R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, and J. P. Murphy. 2002. Nutrient composition of Kansas swine lagoons and hoop barn manure. J Anim. Sci. 80:2051-2061 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/80/8/2051

DeRouchey, J. M., M. D. Tokach, J. L. Nelssen R. D. Goodband, and S.S. Dritz. 2002. Comparison of spray-dried blood meal and blood cells in diets for nursery pigs J. Anim. Sci. 80:2879-2886. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/80/11/2879

Dritz, S.S., M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2002. Feeding management strategies for nursery pigs: Influences of variation in weaning weight on feed budgeting. Comp. on Cont. Ed. for the Practicing Veterinarian. 24(2):S2-9.

Dritz, S.S., M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2002. An Evaluation of in-feed antimicrobial regimens in multi-site pig production systems. J. Am. Vet. Med. Assoc. 220:1690-1695. http://avmajournals.avma.org/doi/pdf/10.2460/javma.2002.220.1690

James, B.W., R.D. Goodband, J.A. Unruh, M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, S.S. Dritz, P.R. O’Quinn, and B.S. Andrews. 2002. Effect of creatine monohydrate on finishing pig growth performance, carcass characteristics, and meat quality. Anim. Feed Sci. and Tech. 96:135-145. http://ac.els-cdn.com/S0377840101003467/1-s2.0-S0377840101003467-main.pdf?_tid=fe0cd388-a6c7-11e2-b6cc-00000aacb361&acdnat=1366139046_646c02b34bfb90f24b55ea87ab169d6d

James, B.W., R.D. Goodband, J.A. Unruh, M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, and S.S. Dritz. 2002. A review of creatine supplementation and its potential to improve pork quality. J. Appl. Anim. Res. 21:1-16.

Real, D.E., J.L. Nelssen, J.A. Unruh, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, S.S. Dritz, J.M. DeRouchey, and E. Alonso. 2002. Effects of increasing dietary niacin on growth performance and meat quality in finishing pigs reared in two different environments. J. Anim. Sci. 80:3203-3210. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/80/12/3203

Schinckel, A.P., J.W. Smith II, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, M. Einstein, J.L. Nelssen, and R.D. Goodband. 2002. Two on-farm data collection methods to determine dynamics of swine compositional growth and estimates of lysine requirements. J. Anim. Sci. 80:1419-1432. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/80/6/1419

Steidinger, M.U., R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, S.S. Dritz, B.S. Borg and J.M. Campbell. 2002. Effects of providing a water-soluble globulin in drinking water and diet complexity on growth performance of weanling pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 80:3065-3072. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/80/12/3065

Waylan, A.T., P.R. O'Quinn, J.A. Unruh, J.L. Nelssen, R.D. Goodband, J.C. Woodworth, M.D. Tokach, and S.I. Koo. 2002. Effects of modified tall oil and vitamin E on growth performance, carcass characteristics, and meat quality of growing-finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 80:1575-1585. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/80/6/1575

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2001

De La Llata, M., S.S. Dritz, M. Langemeier, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2001. Economics of increasing lysine:calorie ratio and dietary fat addition for growing-finishing pigs reared in a commercial environment. J. Swine Health Prod. 9:215-223. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v9n5/V9N5P215.pdf

De La Llata, M., S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, and T.M. Loughin. 2001. Effects of dietary fat on growth performance and carcass characteristics of growing-finishing pigs reared in a commercial environment. J. Anim. Sci. 79:2643-2650. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/79/10/2643

Engel, J.J., J.W. Smith, II, J. A. Unruh, R.D. Goodband, P.R. O’Quinn, M.D. Tokach, and J.L. Nelssen. 2001. Effects of choice white grease or poultry fat on growth performance, carcass leanness, and meat quality characteristics of growing-finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 79:1491-1501. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/79/6/1491

O'Quinn, P.R., S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, J.C. Swanson, J.L. Nelssen, and R.E. Musser. 2001. Sorting growing-finishing pigs by weight fails to improve growth performance or weight variation. J. Swine Health Prod. 9:11-16. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v9n1/v9n1p11.pdf

Owen, K.Q., H. Ji, C.V. Maxwell, J.L. Nelssen, R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, G.C. tremblay, and S. I. Koo. 2001. Dietary L-carnitine suppresses mitochondrial branched-chain keto acid dehydrogenase activity, and enhances protein accretion and carcass characteristics of swine. J. Anim. Sci., 79:3104-3112. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/79/12/3104

Owen, K.Q., J.L. Nelssen, R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, and K.G. Friesen. 2001. Effect of dietary L-Carnitine on growth performance and body composition in nursery and growing-finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 79:1509-1515. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/79/6/1509

Woodworth, J.C., M.D. Tokach, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, P.R. O’Quinn, D.A. Knabe, and N.W. Said. 2001. Apparent ileal digestibility of amino acids and digestible and metabolizable energy content of dry extruded-expelled soybean meal and its effects on growth performance of pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 79:1280-1287. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/79/5/1280

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2000

Dritz, S. S., M. D. Tokach, R. D. Goodband, and J. L. Nelssen. 2000. Feeding management during sow lactation. Comp. on Cont. Ed. for the Practicing Veterinarian. 22(9):S126-S131.

Dritz, S. S., M. D. Tokach, J. M. Sargeant, R. D. Goodband, and J. L. Nelssen. 2000. Lowering dietary phosphorus results in a loss in carcass value but not decreased growth performance. Swine Health and Prod. 8:121-124. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v8n3/v8n3p121.pdf

Grinstead, G.S., R.D. Goodband, S.S. Dritz, M.D. Tokach, J.L. Nelssen, J.C. Woodworth and M. Molitor. 2000. Effects of a whey protein product and spray-dried animal plasma on growth performance of weanling pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 78:647-657. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/78/3/647

Grinstead, G.S., R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, M.D. Tokach, and S.S. Dritz. 2000. A review of whey processing, products, and components: Effects on weanling pig performance. J. Appl. Anim. Res. 17:133-150.

Grinstead, G.S., M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, and J.L. Nelssen. 2000. The effects of spirulina platensis on growth performance of weanling pigs. Anim. Feed Sci. Tech. 83:237-247.

Moser, S.A., M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, and J.A. Loughmiller. 2000. The effects of branched-chain amino acids on sow and litter performance. J. Anim. Sci. 78:658-667. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/78/3/658

O’Quinn, P.R., B.S. Andrew, R.D. Goodband, J.A. Unruh, J.C. Woodworth, M.D. Tokach, and K.Q. Owen. 2000. Effects of modified tall oil and creatine monohydrate on growth performance, carcass characteristics, and meat quality of growing-finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 78:2376-2382. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/78/9/2376

O’Quinn, P.R., J.L. Nelssen, R.D. Goodband, D.A. Knabe, J.C. Woodworth, M.D. Tokach, and T.T. Lohrmann. 2000. Nutritional value of a genetically improved high-lysine, high-oil corn for young pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 78:2144-2149. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/78/8/2144

O’Quinn, P.R., J.L. Nelssen, R.D. Goodband, and M.D. Tokach. 2000. Conjugated linoleic acid. Anim. Hlth. Res. Rev. 1:35-46. http://journals.cambridge.org/download.php?file=%2FAHR%2FAHR1_01%2FS1466252300000049a.pdf&code=f92fc244882259e9a467b20ce538f628

O’Quinn, P.R., J.L. Nelssen, R.D. Goodband, J.A. Unruh, J.C. Woodworth, and M.D. Tokach. 2000. Effects of modified tall oil versus conjugated linoleic acid and increasing level of modified tall oil on growth performance and carcass characteristics of growing-finishing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 78:2359-2368. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/78/9/2359

O’Quinn, P.R., J.L. Nelssen, J.A. Unruh, R.D. Goodband, J.C. Woodworth, and M.D. Tokach. 2000. Effects of feeding modified tall oil and supplemental potassium and magnesium on growth performance, carcass characteristics, and meat quality of growing-finishing pigs. Can. J. Anim. Sci. 80:443-449. http://pubs.aic.ca/doi/pdf/10.4141/A00-027

Robison, O. W., L. L. Christian, R. Goodwin, R. K. Johnson, J. W. Mabry, R. K. Miller and M. D. Tokach. Effects of genetic type and protein levels on growth of swine. J. Anim. Sci. 77:1-9 https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/77/E-Suppl/1.36

Steidinger, M.U., R.D. Goodband, M.D. Tokach, S.S. Dritz, J.L. Nelssen, L.J. McKinney, B.S. Borg, and J.M. Campbell. 2000. Effects of pelleting and pellet conditioning temperatures on weanling pig performance. J. Anim. Sci. 78:3014-3018. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/78/12/3014

Tokach, L.M., S.S. Dritz, and M.D. Tokach, 2000. Diagnosis and evaluation of economic impact of inadequate zinc oxide supplementation aided by record analysis of nursery performance. Swine Health and Prod. 8:229-233. http://www.aasv.org/shap/issues/v8n5/v8n5p229.pdf

Woodworth, J.C., R.D. Goodband, J.L. Nelssen, M.D. Tokach, and R.E. Musser. 2000. Pyridoxine, but not thiamin improves weanling pig growth performance. J. Anim. Sci. 78:88-93. https://www.animalsciencepublications.org/publications/jas/pdfs/78/1/88

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