University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles



Smith, A.C., C.O. Coombs, and J.M. Bewley.  2013.  Management practices adopted by top Kentucky milk-production herds.  Professional Animal Scientist 29(4):367-371.


Sterrett, A.E. and J.M. Bewley.  2013. Characterization of management practices used on Kentucky dairy farms with low somatic cell counts.  Professional Animal Scientist 29(4): 359-366.


Russell, R.A. and J.M. Bewley.  2013.  Characterization of Kentucky dairy producer decision-making behavior.  J. Dairy Sci. 96(7): 4751-4758.


Smith, S.M.,  E.A. Chaney, and J.M. Bewley.  2013.  Short Communication: Planning considerations for on-farm dairy processing enterprises.  J. Dairy Sci. 96(7): 4519-4522.


Sterrett, A.E., C.L. Wood, K.J. McQuerry, J.M. Bewley.  2013.  Changes in teat-end hyperkeratosis after installation of an individual quarter pulsation milking system.  J. Dairy Sci. 96 (6): 4041-4046. 


Mirando, M. A., J. M. Bewley, J. Blue, D. M. Amaral-Phillips, V. A. Corriher, K. M. Whittet, N. Arthur, and D. J. Patterson.  2012.  "EXTENSION EDUCATION SYMPOSIUM: Reinventing extension as a resource-What does the future hold?." Journal of Animal Science 90(10): 3677-3692.


Russell, R.A. and J.M. Bewley.  2011.  Producer assessment of dairy extension programming in Kentucky. J.Dairy Sci. 94(5): 2637-2647.


Bewley, J.M., M.D. Boehlje, A.W. Gray, H. Hogeveen, S.J. Kenyon. S.D. Eicher, M.A. Russell, and M.M. Schutz. 2010. Stochastic simulation using @Risk for dairy business investment decisions. Agricultural Finance Review. 70(1):97-125.


Bewley, J.M., M.D. Boehlje, A.W. Gray, H. Hogeveen, S.J. Kenyon. S.D. Eicher, M.A. Russell, and M.M. Schutz. 2010. Assessing the potential value for an automated dairy cattle body condition scoring system through stochastic simulation. Agricultural Finance Review. 70(1):126-150.


Bewley, J.M., R.E. Boyce, D.J. Roberts, M.P. Coffey, M.M. Schutz.  2010.  Comparison of two methods of assessing dairy cow body condition score. J. Dairy Res. 77(1):95-98.


Bewley, J.M., R.E. Boyce, J. Hockin, L. Munksgaard, S.D. Eicher, M.E. Einstein, and M.M. Schutz.  2010.  Influence of milk yield, stage of lactation and body condition on dairy cattle lying behaviour using an automated activity monitoring sensor. J. Dairy Res. 77(1): 1-6.


Bewley, J.M. ,  A.M. Peacock,  O. Lewis,  R.E. Boyce,  D.J. Roberts,  M.P. Coffey, S.J. Kenyon, and M.M. Schutz.  2008.  Potential for estimation of body condition scores in dairy cattle from digital images. J. Dairy Sci. 91(9): 3439-3453.


Bewley, J.M.  and M.M. Schutz. 2008.  An interdisciplinary review of body condition scoring for dairy cattle. The Professional Animal Scientist.  24(6):507-529.


Bewley, J.M. , M.E. Einstein, M.W. Grott, and M.M. Schutz.  2008.  Comparison of reticular and rectal core-body temperatures in lactating dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 91(12): 4661-4672.


Bewley, J.M. ,  M.W. Grott, M.E. Einstein, and M.M. Schutz.  2008.  Impact of intake water temperatures on reticular temperatures of lactating dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci.  91:3880-3887.


Wagner, A., R.W. Palmer, J. M. Bewley, and D.B. Jackson-Smith.  2001.  Producer satisfaction, efficiency, and investment cost factors of different milking systems. J. Dairy Sci.  84(8):1890-1898.


Bewley, J. M. ., R.W. Palmer, and D.B. Jackson-Smith.  2001.  An overview of experiences of Wisconsin dairy farmers who modernized their operations. J. Dairy Sci. 84(3):717-729.


Bewley, J. M., R.W. Palmer, and D.B. Jackson-Smith.  2001.  Modeling milk production and labor efficiency in modernized Wisconsin herds. J. Dairy Sci. 84(3):705-716.


Bewley, J. M., R.W. Palmer, and D.B. Jackson-Smith.  2001.  A comparison of free-stall barns used by modernized dairies. J. Dairy Sci.  84(2):528-541.





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