Chad Dechow

Associate Professor of Dairy Cattle Genetics

Chad  Dechow

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Milk Herds Holstein Cows Cattle Dairy Cows Body Weight Lactation Colostrum Animals Immunoglobulin G Calves Parturition Dairy Cattle Farms Health Fats Milk Yield Immunoglobulins Calving Y Chromosome Fatty Acids Progesterone Fatty Acid Composition Prolactin

Most Recent Papers

Genetic parameters and association of national evaluations with breeding values for health traits in US organic Holstein cows

L. C. Hardie, I. W. Haagen, B. J. Heins, C. D. Dechow, 2022, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 495-508

Genetic parameters and genomic regions associated with horn fly resistance in organic Holstein cattle

B. L. Basiel, L. C. Hardie, B. J. Heins, C. D. Dechow, 2021, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 12724-12740

Characterization of ketolactia in dairy cows during early lactation

Z. M. Kowalski, M. Sabatowicz, J. Barć, W. Jagusiak, W. Młocek, R. J. Van Saun, C. D. Dechow, 2021, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 12800-12815

Review

J. H. Britt, R. A. Cushman, C. D. Dechow, H. Dobson, P. Humblot, M. F. Hutjens, G. A. Jones, F. M. Mitloehner, P. L. Ruegg, I. M. Sheldon, J. S. Stevenson, 2021, Animal

Genetic parameters of calf morbidity and stayability for US organic Holstein calves

I. W. Haagen, L. C. Hardie, B. J. Heins, C. D. Dechow, 2021, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 11770-11778

Determination of relationships between rumination and milk fat concentration and fatty acid profile using data from commercial rumination sensing systems

D. M. Andreen, M. M. Haan, C. D. Dechow, K. J. Harvatine, 2021, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 8901-8917

Genetic parameters for stayability of Holsteins in US organic herds

L. C. Hardie, B. J. Heins, C. D. Dechow, 2021, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 4507-4515

Genetic parameters of passive transfer of immunity for US organic Holstein calves

I. W. Haagen, L. C. Hardie, B. J. Heins, C. D. Dechow, 2021, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 2018-2026

Genetic analysis of daily milk yield variability in Holstein dairy cattle in an experimental herd

Victoria S. Moncur, Lydia C. Hardie, Chad D. Dechow, 2021, Livestock Science

Relationship of body weight at first calving with milk yield and herd life

L. Han, A. J. Heinrichs, A. De Vries, C. D. Dechow, 2021, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 397-404

Most-Cited Papers

Invited review: Learning from the future—A vision for dairy farms and cows in 2067

J. H. Britt, R. A. Cushman, C. D. Dechow, H. Dobson, P. Humblot, M. F. Hutjens, G. A. Jones, P. S. Ruegg, I. M. Sheldon, J. S. Stevenson, 2018, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 3722-3741

Genome to phenome

Caird Rexroad, Jeffrey Vallet, Lakshmi Kumar Matukumalli, James Reecy, Derek Bickhart, Harvey Blackburn, Mark Boggess, Hans Cheng, Archie Clutter, Noelle Cockett, Catherine Ernst, Janet E. Fulton, John Liu, Joan Lunney, Holly Neibergs, Catherine Purcell, Timothy P.L. Smith, Tad Sonstegard, Jerry Taylor, Bhanu Telugu, Alison Van Eenennaam, Curtis P. Van Tassell, Kevin Wells, Alison Martin, Brenda Murdoch, Brian Sayre, Brittany Keel, Carl Schmidt, Chris Hostetler, Chris Seabury, Chris Tuggle, Christine Elsik, Clare Gill, Daniel Ciobanu, David Bailey, Deb Hamernik, Elaine Grings, Erin Connor, Gary Rohrer, Graham Plastow, Guilherme Rosa, Huaijun Zhou, James Koltes, Jared Decker, Jennifer Weller, Jennifer Woodward-Greene, Juan Steibel, Julie Long, Kiho Lee, Chad Dechow, 2019, Frontiers in Genetics

Association of calf growth traits with production characteristics in dairy cattle

D. L. Van De Stroet, J. A. Calderón Díaz, K. J. Stalder, A. J. Heinrichs, C. D. Dechow, 2016, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 8347-8355

Copy number variations of the extensively amplified Y-linked genes, HSFY and ZNF280BY, in cattle and their association with male reproductive traits in Holstein bulls

Xiang Peng Yue, Chad Dechow, Ti Cheng Chang, James M. DeJarnette, Clifton E. Marshall, Chu Zhao Lei, Wan Sheng Liu, 2014, BMC Genomics

Hot topic: Association of telomere length with age, herd, and culling in lactating Holsteins

D. E. Brown, C. D. Dechow, W. S. Liu, K. J. Harvatine, T. L. Ott, 2012, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 6384-6387

Short communication: Immunoglobulin variation in quarter-milked colostrum

Craig R. Baumrucker, Andrea Stark, Olga Wellnitz, Chad Dechow, Rupert M. Bruckmaier, 2014, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 3700-3706

Peripartal progesterone and prolactin have little effect on the rapid transport of immunoglobulin G into colostrum of dairy cows

J. J. Gross, E. C. Kessler, V. Bjerre-Harpoth, C. Dechow, C. R. Baumrucker, R. M. Bruckmaier, 2014, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 2923-2931

Short communication: Feed utilization and its associations with fertility and productive life in 11 commercial Pennsylvania tie-stall herds

J. E. Vallimont, C. D. Dechow, J. M. Daubert, M. W. Dekleva, J. W. Blum, W. Liu, G. A. Varga, A. J. Heinrichs, C. R. Baumrucker, 2013, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 1251-1254

A limited number of Y chromosome lineages is present in North American Holsteins

Xiang Peng Yue, Chad Dechow, Wan Sheng Liu, 2015, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 2738-2745

Within-milking variation in milk composition and fatty acid profile of holstein dairy cows

D. E. Rico, E. R. Marshall, J. Choi, K. E. Kaylegian, C. D. Dechow, K. J. Harvatine, 2014, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 4259-4268