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Production Management

three people look at a production line from above

Production management is an emphasis area that is typically incorporated into a traditional discipline area. Students who choose production management as an emphasis area investigate problems that involve applied research within their particular discipline (genetics, nutrition, physiology).

Some examples of research in the production management area include assessment of the usefulness of early pregnancy detection by real-time ultrasonograhpy in swine, the effectiveness specific feed additives on growth and nutrient utilization of beef steers or the effect of grazing-based dairy cattle management on the onset of puberty in heifers.

Faculty working in the production management area

Dr. William Flowers

Dr. Suzanne Leonard

Dr. Sung Woo Kim

Dr. Daniel Poole

Dr. Todd See

Dr. Eric Van Heugten