Randy Mills
Emeritus
Department of Animal and Rangeland Sciences
United States

Research

Applied research and Extension program emphasis on adding and capturing "added value" for Oregon beef cattle and sheep industries

Biography

M.S. Animal Sciences, Washington State University, 1979

B.S. Animal Sciences, Washington State University, 1977

A.A. Skagit Valley Community College, 1974

Publications

Proceedings of National/International Conferences

Mills, R.R., D.W. Bohnert, S.J. Falck, A. Nyman, and L.A. Stalker.  2010.  Effects of late gestation supplementation of beef cows on cow and calf performance.  Proceedings of the Annual Meeting and Professional Improvement Conference, National Association of County Agricultural Agents, 95:44-45.

Riggs, B.A. and R.R. Mills. 2010.  Oregon bio-security education and demonstration program using bovine viral diarrhea virus, persistently infected (BVD PI) cattle screening as a model.  Proceedings of the Annual Meeting and Professional Improvement Conference, National Association of County Agricultural Agents, 95:44.

Parsons, C., R. Mills, and T. DelCurto.  2010.  Oregon Cattleman’s Workshop:  Working collaboratively to provide beef cattle educational opportunities to NE Oregon beef producers.  Proceedings of the Annual Meeting and Professional Improvement Conference, National Association of County Agricultural Agents, 95:158-159.

Roberts, D.E., B.V. Tuck, S.R. Kerr, J.D. Fouts, A. Esser, M. Viebrock, R. Mills, and M Corp.  2009.  Farm Succession Planning With Personal Coaching for Participants.  Proceedings of the Annual Meeting and Professional Improvement Conference, National Association of County Agricultural Agents, 94:109.

Tuck, B., D. Roberts, S. Kerr, M. Corp, R. Mills, J. Fouts, A. Esser, and M. Viebrock.  2009.  Farm Succession and Estate Planning with Professional Coaching for Participating Families.  Proceedings of the National Risk Management Education Conference, pp 24.

Tuck, B., D. Roberts, S. Kerr, M. Corp, R. Mills, J. Fouts, A. Esser, and M. Viebrock.  2009.  Farm Succession and Estate Planning with Professional Coaching for Participating Families.  Proceedings of the National Small Farms Conference, pp 35.

Mills, R.R. and C.J Mueller.  2007.  Comparison of Implant Strategies for Finishing Beef Cattle.  Proc., National Association of County Agricultural Agents (NACAA), Annual Meeting / Professional Improvement Conference.

Mills, R.R., J. Williams, J.B. Carr, and W.P. Broderick.  2001.  Compliance with the Clean Water Act: Oregon animal feeding operations and the Environmental Protection Agency.  Proceedings of the Annual Meeting and Professional Improvement Conference, National Association of County Agricultural Agents, August 5-9, 2001, 86:100.

Proceedings of Regional Conferences

Mueller, C.J., T. DelCurto, R.R. Mills, C.P. Sullivan, and G.L. Tschida.  2010.  Preliminary evaluation of grandsire marbling potential and ultrasound use on backgrounding and finishing performance, and carcass merit.  Proc., Western Section, Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci.  61:212-215.

Cooke, R.F., A.B. Scarpa, F.M. Nery, F.N.T. Cooke, P. Moriel, B.W. Hess, R.R. Mills, and D.W. Bohnert.  2010.  Effects of polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA) supplementation on performance and acute-phase response of transported beef steers.  Proc., Western Section, Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci.  61:251-254.

Bohnert, D.W., R.R. Mills, L.A. Stalker, A. Nyman, and S.J. Falck.  2010.  Late gestation supplementation of beef cows:  Effects on cow and calf performance.  Proc., Western Section, Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci.  61:255-258.

Mueller, C. J., C. Sexson, and R.R. Mills.  2010.  Effects of supplemental Vitamin E with different oil sources on growth, health, and carcass parameters of preconditioned beef calves.  Proc., Western Section, Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci.  61:274-278.

Ackerman, C.J., R.R. Mills, R.L. Dickson, and M. J. Fisher.  2002.  Impacts of implants on carcass quality and gross income. Proc., Western Section, Amer. Soc. Anim. Sci.  53:181-184.

Carr, Jay, Randall R. Mills, and John Williams. 2000.  Compliance with the Clean Water Act: Animal Feeding Operations and the EPA.  OSU Range Field Day Progress Report 2000, Sustainable Livestock Production in Forested and Intermountain Rangelands.  Special Report 1018, June 2000, pp. 54-56.

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