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Research Output 2001 2020

2020
7 Downloads (Pure)
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ewes
magnesium
lambs
weight gain
calcium
Medicago sativa
Hordeum
alfalfa
lambs
Sodium
2019
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Why are lamb growth rates on lucerne not as high as expected?

McGrath, S., 26 Jul 2019, Graham Centre Livestock Forum 2019 Proceedings.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

File
alfalfa
forage
barley
grazing
sodium

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

Bone turnover in twin-born lambs at marking and weaning

McCarthy, K., McGrath, S., Keogh, T. & Bhanugopan, M., 2018, p. 19. 1 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

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
1 Citation (Scopus)
Magnesium
Minerals
ewes
magnesium
lambs

Effect of maternal 25-hydroxyvitaminD3 and calcium supplementation on bone turnover in suckling lambs

McCarthy, K., McGrath, S., Keogh, T. & Bhanugopan, M., 2018, p. 1vi. 1 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

Effect of maternal mineral supplementation from lamb marking to weaning on live weight gain in lambs

Ataollahi, F., McGrath, S., Friend, M. & Bhanugopan, M., 2018, p. 2527. 1 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferencePresentation only

liveweight gain
maternal effect
weaning
lambs
minerals
8 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
maternal effect
ewes
magnesium
lambs
immune response

Grazing lambs on dual-purpose crops increases the sale weight of yearling lambs in a Tablelands production system

McGrath, S., Pinares-Patino, C., McDonald, S., Simpson, R., Kirkegaard, J. A. & Moore, A., Jul 2018. 1 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

42 Downloads (Pure)

Managing metabolic disorders in pregnant ewes to improve ewe and lamb survival

Friend, M., Bhanugopan, M., McGrath, S., Ataollahi, F., Scarlett, S., Robertson, S., Hocking Edwards, J., Winslow, E., Hancock, S., Thompson, A., Masters, D. & Refshauge, G., 28 Sep 2018, The Rocks, NSW: Australian Wool Innovation Limited. 85 p.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

Open Access
File
metabolic diseases
ewes
lambs
magnesium
calcium
1 Citation (Scopus)

Mineral supplements improve the calcium status of pregnant ewes grazing vegetative cereals

Masters, D. G., Hancock, S., Refshauge, G., Robertson, S. M., McGrath, S., Bhanugopan, M., Friend, M. A. & Thompson, A. N., 21 Sep 2018, In : Animal Production Science. p. 1-11 11 p., AN17403.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Minerals
ewes
grazing
minerals
Calcium

Step changes in meat production systems from dual-purpose crops in the feedbase: Final Report to MLA

McGrath, S., Moore, A., Pinares-Patino, C., McDonald, S., Simpson, R., Kirkegaard, J. A., Friend, M., Street, S., Sandral, G., Behrendt, R., Raeside, M. & Tocker, J., 18 Jun 2018, North Sydney: Meat and Livestock Australia. 151 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

meat production
production technology
crops
ewes
livestock

Supplementation does not always improve lamb growth rates when grazing lucerne

McGrath, S., Champness, M. & McCormick, J., Jul 2018, p. 2524. 1 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

2017
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Dual-purpose cropping: Changes in pasture availability and composition from incorporating dual-purpose crops into a tablelands pasture system

McGrath, S., Pinares-Patino, C., McDonald, S., Simpson, R. & Moore, A., 2017, Proceedings of the 18th Australian Agronomy Conference 2017: Doing More With Less. Australia, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Open Access
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pastures
crops
grazing
canola
cropping systems

Minerals in pastures: calcium and magnesium levels and implications for supplementation

McGrath, S. & Friend, M., 2017, p. 14-14. 1 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

magnesium
lambs
pastures
minerals
calcium
6 Citations (Scopus)
Dorper
Chicory
Meat
Medicago
lambs
2016

Can we use remote monitoring technology from the dairy industry in our extensive beef systems in southern NSW?

McGrath, S., 05 Aug 2016, p. 21. 21 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

Forage quantity and quality of dual-purpose wheat: changes during grazing and implications for livestock production

McGrath, S., Virgona, J., De Mattia, T. & Friend, M., 2016, p. 1-2. 2 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

livestock production
grazing
forage
wheat
livestock

The cost of hitting lifetime ewe targets in scanned and unscanned Merino flocks: a simulation using a dynamic model, AusFarm

McGrath, S., Virgona, J. & Allworth, M., 08 Jul 2016, .. p. 22-26 5 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

21 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of forage type on lamb carcass traits, meat quality and sensory traits

Brito, G. F. D., McGrath, S., Holman, B., Friend, M., Fowler, S., Ven, R. V. D. & Hopkins, D., 2016, In : Meat Science. 119, p. 95-101 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ovine carcasses
Medicago
Trifolium vesiculosum
carcass characteristics
Meat
Dorper
Merino
ewes
Suffolk (sheep breed)
farming systems
2015
10 Downloads (Pure)

Dual-purpose crops: Comparison of maternal systems grazing canola or wheat during late pregnancy and lambing then lucerne-based pasture until weaning

McGrath, S. & Friend, M., 2015, 17th Proceedings of the Australian Agronomy Conference: Building productive, diverse and sustainable landscapes. Australia: Agronomy Australia, p. 765-771 7 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Open Access
File
lambing
canola
alfalfa
ewes
weaning
69 Downloads (Pure)

Lamb growth rates on pasture: Assessing options for finishing lambs in spring

McGrath, S., Sandral, G. & Friend, M., 2015, 17th Proceedings of the Australian Agronomy Conference. Australia: Agronomy Australia, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Open Access
File
finishing
lambs
pastures
Dorper
Trifolium vesiculosum

Lambs grazing a choice of biserrula and subterranean clover have higher growth rates in spring than lambs grazing a biserrula monoculture

McGrath, S., Sandral, G., Sundermann, L. & Friend, M., 2015, Making pastures pay: Proceedings of the 29th Annual Conference of The Grassland Society of NSW Inc.. Orange, NSW: The Grassland Society of NSW Inc., p. 110-112 3 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

12 Citations (Scopus)
27 Downloads (Pure)

Mineral supplementation of lambing ewes grazing dual-purpose wheat

McGrath, S., Bhanugopan, M., Dove, H., Clayton, E., Virgona, J. & Friend, M., Mar 2015, In : Animal Production Science. 55, 4, p. 526-534 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
lambing
Triticum
Minerals
ewes
grazing
37 Downloads (Pure)
New South Wales
ewes
Triticum aestivum
sheep
wheat

The effect of forage type on the meat quality of white dorper lambs

Brito, G. F. D., McGrath, S., Holman, B., Friend, M., Sandral, G. A. & Hopkins, D., 2015, 61st International Congress of Meat Science and Technology: 23-28th August 2015, Clermont-Ferrand, France. 4 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Dorper
meat quality
Trifolium vesiculosum
alfalfa
lambs
2014
1 Citation (Scopus)
New South Wales
stocking rate
Triticum
ewes
lambs
2013

Describing the sward structure of wheat and annual ryegrass swards grazed by lambs in southern NSW

McGrath, S., Virgona, J. & Friend, M., 2013, p. 978-979. 2 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferencePoster

sward
Lolium
lambs
pastures
wheat
6 Citations (Scopus)
New South Wales
lambing
Triticum
ewes
grazing
New South Wales
lambing
Triticum
ewes
grazing
7 Citations (Scopus)
New South Wales
lambing
Triticum
ewes
flocks
2012
ewes
grazing
wheat
minerals
metabolic diseases
2006
3 Citations (Scopus)

Rumen protected fat reverses the conjugated linoleic acid induced low milk fat content in dairy cows

Gulati, S. K., McGrath, S., Wynn, P., Thomson, P. C. & Scott, T. W., 2006, In : Canadian Journal of Animal Science. 86, 1, p. 63-70 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

protected fat
Conjugated Linoleic Acids
Rumen
conjugated linoleic acid
rumen
2003
26 Citations (Scopus)
2001

Rumen protected conjugated linoleic acids: Effects on milk composition in dairy cows

Gulati, S. K., McGrath, S., Wynn, P. & Scott, T. W., 2001, In : Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 10, 4, p. S85

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle