IGPNS Faculty Mentors

Glen A. Broderick, Ph.D.

Glen A. Broderick334 U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center
1925 Linden Drive West
Madison, WI 53706-1284
608-264-5356, 608-263-2030
FAX: 608-264-5147
glenb@dfrc.wisc.edu

Emphasis Group:
Animal Nutrition

Principal Research Interest:
Dr. Broderick studies factors that influence protein utilization in ruminants, such as proteolysis in the silo, microbial protein degradation and formation in the rumen, and in vivo amino acid flow from the rumen of the lactating cow.

Representative Publications:

J. J. Olmos Colmenero, and G. A. Broderick. 2006. Effect of Dietary Crude Protein Concentration on ruminal nitrogen metabolism in Lactating Dairy Cows. J. Dairy Sci. 89:1694-1703.

A. F. Brito, G. A. Broderick, and S. M. Reynal. 2006. Effect of varying dietary ratios of alfalfa silage to corn silage on omasal flow and microbial protein synthesis in dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 89:3939-3953.

G. A. Broderick, A. F. Brito, and J. J. Olmos Colmenero. 2007. Effects of feeding formate-treated alfalfa silage or red clover silage on the production of lactating dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 90:1378-1391.

A. F. Brito, G. A. Broderick, and S. M. Reynal. 2007. Effects of different protein supplements on omasal nutrient flow and microbial protein synthesis in lactating dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 90:1828-1841.

S. J. Krizsan, G. A. Broderick, R. E. Muck, C. Promkot, S. Colombini, and A. T. Randby. 2007. Effect of alfalfa silage storage structure and roasting corn on production and ruminal metabolism of lactating dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 90:4793-4804.