Chad Dechow

Associate Professor of Dairy Cattle Genetics

Chad  Dechow

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Milk Cows Colostrum Farms Herds Body Weight Dairy Cattle Immunoglobulins Dairy Cows Proteins Learning Lactation Fats Immunoglobulin G Animal Communication Tie Stalls Dairy Farming Artificial Insemination Feed Conversion Prolactin Albumins Y Chromosome Progesterone Dairies Milk Fat

Most Recent Papers

Genetic, farm, and lactation effects on behavior and performance of US Holsteins in automated milking systems

C. D. Dechow, K. S. Sondericker, A. A. Enab, L. C. Hardie, 2020, Journal of dairy science on p. 11503-11514

Relationships between milk fat and rumination time recorded by commercial rumination sensing systems

D. M. Andreen, M. M. Haan, C. D. Dechow, K. J. Harvatine, 2020, Journal of dairy science on p. 8094-8104

Short communication: Diet digestibility measured from fecal samples and associations with phenotypic and genetic merit for milk yield and composition

Emilee K. Lacey, Kevin J. Harvatine, Chad D. Dechow, 2020, Journal of dairy science on p. 5270-5274

Reconstitution and modernization of lost Holstein male lineages using samples from a gene bank

C. D. Dechow, W. S. Liu, L. W. Specht, H. Blackburn, 2020, Journal of dairy science on p. 4510-4516

Cholesterol deficiency carriers have lowered serum cholesterol and perform well at an elite cattle show

B.L. Basiel, Ann Macrina, Chad Dechow, 2020, JDS Communications

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

L. Han, A. J. Heinrichs, A. De Vries, Chad Daniel Dechow, 2020, Journal of dairy science

Annual rhythms of milk and milk fat and protein production in dairy cattle in the United States

I. J. Salfer, Chad Daniel Dechow, Kevin John Harvatine, 2019, Journal of dairy science on p. 742-753

DNA methylation patterns in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from Holstein cattle with variable milk yield

Chad D. Dechow, Wan Sheng Liu, 2018, BMC genomics

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

J. H. Britt, R. A. Cushman, Chad Daniel 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

Short communication: Genetic lag represents commercial herd genetic merit more accurately than the 4-path selection model

Chad Daniel Dechow, G. W. Rogers, 2018, Journal of dairy science on p. 4312-4316

Most-Cited Papers

Short communication

J. E. Vallimont, Chad Daniel Dechow, J. M. Daubert, M. W. Dekleva, J. W. Blum, C. M. Barlieb, Wansheng Liu, G. A. Varga, Arlyn Judson Heinrichs, C. R. Baumrucker, 2011, Journal of dairy science on p. 2108-2113

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

J. H. Britt, R. A. Cushman, Chad Daniel 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

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

D. E. Brown, Chad Daniel Dechow, Wansheng Liu, Kevin John Harvatine, Troy 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 Daniel Dechow, Rupert M. Bruckmaier, 2014, Journal of dairy science on p. 3700-3706

Association of calf growth traits with production characteristics in dairy cattle

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

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, Chad Daniel Dechow, C. R. Baumrucker, R. M. Bruckmaier, 2014, Journal of dairy science on p. 2923-2931

The effect of management system on mortality and other welfare indicators in Pennsylvania dairy herds

Chad Daniel Dechow, E. A. Smith, R. C. Goodling, 2011, Animal Welfare on p. 145-158

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

J. E. Vallimont, Chad Daniel Dechow, J. M. Daubert, M. W. Dekleva, J. W. Blum, Wansheng Liu, G. A. Varga, Arlyn Judson Heinrichs, C. R. Baumrucker, 2013, Journal of dairy science on p. 1251-1254

Quarter variation and correlations of colostrum albumin, immunoglobulin G1 and G2 in dairy cows

Jaak Samarütel, Craig R. Baumrucker, Josef J. Gross, Chad Daniel Dechow, Rupert M. Bruckmaier, 2016, Journal of Dairy Research on p. 209-218

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

Xiang Peng Yue, Chad Daniel Dechow, Wansheng Liu, 2015, Journal of dairy science on p. 2738-2745