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Personal profile

Personal profile

Currently Involved in research at Charles Sturt University.

Education/Academic qualification

Animal Nutrition, PhD, The University of New South Wales

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Research Output 2001 2019

A supplement including 25-(OH) D3 and additional calcium improves calcium status of late-pregnant twin-bearing ewes

McGrath, S., Keogh, T., McCarthy, K., Friend, M., Allworth, M. & Bhanugopan, M., 2018, p. 716. 1 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

3 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Caffeine supplementation of ewes during lambing may increase lamb survival

Robertson, S. M., Friend, M. A., Doran, G. S. & Edwards, S., 08 Feb 2018, In : Animal. 12, 2, p. 376-382 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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lambing
caffeine
ewes
lambs
grazing
2 Citations (Scopus)

Calcium and magnesium status of pregnant ewes grazing southern Australian pastures

Hocking Edwards, J. E., Masters, D. G., Winslow, E., Hancock, S., Thompson, A. N., Refshauge, G., McGrath, S. R., Robertson, S. M., Bhanugopan, M. S. & Friend, M. A., Apr 2018, In : Animal Production Science. 58, 8, p. 1515-1521 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magnesium
ewes
magnesium
pastures
grazing

Activities 2017 2018

  • 3 Other
  • 1 Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Supervision Research Higher Degree Students

Marie Bhanugopan (Participant), Shawn McGrath (Participant), Geoffrey Dutton (Participant), Andrew Peters (Participant), Michael Friend (Participant)
2018

Activity: Other activity typesOther

Supervising Honours Students

Michael Friend (Participant), Shawn McGrath (Participant), Marie Bhanugopan (Participant)
2018

Activity: Other activity typesOther

Supervising Honours Students

Shawn McGrath (Participant), Maxwell Allworth (Participant), Marie Bhanugopan (Participant), Michael Friend (Participant)
2017

Activity: Other activity typesOther

Step changes in meat production systems from DPC in the feedbase (BGSM0008) Integration Meeting

Andrew Moore (Chair), Shawn McGrath (Organiser), Michael Friend (Participant), Ralph Behrendt (Participant), Margaret Raeside (Participant)
07 Feb 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Press / Media

Caffeine lowering lamb mortality by 21 per cent

Michael Friend, Susan Robertson & Scott Edwards

23/01/19

3 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

All gung-ho on dung as beetles perform

Leslie Weston & Michael Friend

01/10/1802/10/18

8 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Project draws in $23 million

Michael Friend & Leslie Weston

12/09/18

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media