Chad Dechow

Associate Professor of Dairy Cattle Genetics

Chad  Dechow

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Milk Body Weight Lactation Herds Farms Cows Holstein Fats Colostrum Cattle Immunoglobulin G Animals Parturition Proteins Milk Yield Health Tie Stalls Dairy Cattle Dairies Dairy Cows Immunoglobulins Calving Calves Dairy Herds Feed Conversion

Most Recent Papers

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 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

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

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

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

Corrigendum to “Annual rhythms of milk synthesis in dairy herds in 4 regions of the United States and their relationships to environmental indicators” (J. Dairy Sci. 103:3696–3707) (Journal of Dairy Science (2020) 103(4) (3696–3707), (S0022030220301089), (10.3168/jds.2019-17362))

I. J. Salfer, P. A. Bartell, C. D. Dechow, K. J. Harvatine, 2020, Journal of Dairy Science on p. 5791

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

Associations between predictions of Lifetime Net Merit and profitability of dairy cows

G. Pezzella, Chad Dechow, De Vries, A., 2020, JOURNAL OF DAIRY SCIENCE on p. 267-268

beta-Casein A2 genetics of organic Holstein dairy cows across the Midwest and Northeast.

B. Heins, G. Pereira, L. Hardie, Chad Dechow, 2020, JOURNAL OF DAIRY SCIENCE on p. 128-128

Most-Cited Papers

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

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

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

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 Daniel Dechow, Ti Cheng Chang, James M. DeJarnette, Clifton E. Marshall, Chu Zhao Lei, Wansheng Liu, 2014, BMC Genomics

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

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

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

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

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