List of Scientific Publications for D.L. Rankins, Jr.

Rankins, Jr., D.L., M.H. Poore, D.J. Capucille and G.M. Rogers.  2002.  Recycled poultry bedding as cattle feed.  Veterinary Clinics Food Animal Practice.  18:253-266.

Rankins, Jr., D.L.  2002.  The importance of by-products to the US beef industry.  Veterinary Clinics Food Animal Practice.  18:207-211.

Gurung, N.K. and D.L. Rankins, Jr.  2001.  Use of soybean hulls in broiler litter-based diets fed to beef cattle.  Journal of Applied Animal Research.  19:193-201.

Harris, S.E., E. Huff-Lonergan, S.M. Lonergan, W.R. Jones and D.L. Rankins. 2001. Antioxidant status affects color stability and tenderness of calcium chloride-injected beef. Journal of Animal Science. 79:666-677.

Gurung, N.K., D.L. Rankins, Jr. and R.A. Shelby. 1999. In vitro ruminal disappearance of fumonisin B1 and its effects on in vitro dry matter disappearance. Veterinary and Human Toxicology. 41:196-199.

Rude, B.J. and D.L. Rankins, Jr. 1999. Effect of hay on the utilization of broiler litter-based diets by beef cattle. Journal of Applied Animal Research. 15:41-52.

Gurung, N.K., D.L. Rankins, Jr., R.A. Shelby and S. Goel. 1998. Effects of fumonisin B1-contaminated feeds on weanling Angora goats. Journal of Animal Science. 76:2863-2870.

Rude, B.J. and D.L. Rankins, Jr. 1997. Effect of hay supplementation on mineral status of goats fed diets containing broiler litter. Veterinary Clinical Nutrition. 4:51-57.

Rude, B.J. and D.L. Rankins, Jr. 1997. Mineral status in beef cows fed broiler litter diets with cation-anion differences or supplemented with hay. Journal of Animal Science. 75:727-735.

Rankins, Jr., D.L. 1996. Metoclopramide and(or) cimetidine administration to sheeo fed tall fescue. Veterinary and Human Toxicology. 38:173-176.

Khan, M.F., G.S. Smith and D.L. Rankins. 1995. Ammoniation of moldy and nonmoldy prairie hay and its feeding value sheep. Small Ruminant Research. 15:209-216.

Rankins, Jr., D.L. and D.I. Bransby. 1995. Performance, dry matter intake, digesta kinetics, and ruminal fermentation of steers grazing Sorghum halepense at three stocking rates. Tropical Grasslands. 29:102-110.

Rankins, Jr., D.L. 1995. Processing options for broiler litter. Feed Mix. 3:8-11.

Pugh, D.G., D.L. Rankins, Jr., T. Powe and G. D'Andrea. 1994. Feeding broiler litter to beef cattle. Food-Animal Practice. 89:661-664.

Pugh, D.G., D.L. Rankins, Jr., J.T. Eason, J.G.W. Wenzel and J.S. Spano. 1994. The effect of feeding broiler litter on the serum calcium, phosphorus, and magnesium concentration of beef brood cows. Veterinary Clinical Nutrition. 1:18-22.

Rude, B. J., D. L. Rankins, Jr. and W. A. Dozier, III. 1994. Nitrogen and energy metabolism and serum constituents in lambs given broiler poultry litter processed by three deep-stacking methods. Animal Production. 58:95-101.

Rude, B. J. and D. L. Rankins, Jr. 1993. Evaluation of Bermudagrass (Cynodondactylon) and johnsongrass (Sorghumhalepense) as alternatives to corn forage (Zeamays) for ensiling with poultry litter. Animal Feed Science & Technology. 44:101-111.

Rankins, Jr., D. L., G. S. Smith, T. T. Ross, J. S. Caton and P. Kloppenburg. 1993. Characterization of toxicosis in sheep dosed with blossoms of sacahuiste (Nolina microcarpa). Journal of Animal Science. 71:2489-2498.

Rankins, Jr., D. L., J. T. Eason, T. A. McCaskey, A. H. Stephenson and J. G. Floyd, Jr. 1993. Nutritional and toxicological evaluation of three deep-stacking methods for the processing of broiler litter as a foodstuff for beef cattle. Animal Production. 56:321-326.

Rankins, Jr., D. L., G. S. Smith and D. M. Hallford. 1991. Effects of metoclopramide on steers fed Kochiascoparia hay. Journal of Animal Science. 69:3699-3705.

Rankins, Jr., D. L., G. S. Smith and D. M. Hallford. 1991. Serum constituents and metabolic hormones in sheep and cattle fed Kochiascoparia hay. Journal of Animal Science. 69:2941-2946.

Rankins, Jr., D. L., G. S. Smith and D. M. Hallford. 1991. Altered metabolic hormones, impaired nitrogen retention and hepatotoxicosis in lambs Kochiascoparia hay. Journal of Animal Science. 69:2932-2940.

Rankins, Jr., D. L. and G. S. Smith. 1991. Nutritional and toxicological evaluations of kochia hay (Kochiascoparia) fed to lambs. Journal of Animal Science. 69:2925-2931.

Smith, G. S., K. K. Rozman, D. M. Hallford, D. L. Rankins, Jr. and M. F. Khan. 1989. Rapid [14C] heptachlor clearance from body stores of ovines: ingested mineral oil and parenteral trans-stilbene oxide lack effects. Journal of Animal Science. 67:187-195.