Works (148)

Updated: June 8th, 2024 05:01

2024 journal article

Effect of Saccharomyces cerevisiae dietary supplementation (Original XPC TM ) and stocking density on production performance and egg quality in white strain hens

JOURNAL OF APPLIED POULTRY RESEARCH, 33(2).

By: K. Brannan*, R. Wysocky n & K. Anderson n

author keywords: cage density; S. Cerevisiae; egg; production; quality
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: May 28, 2024

2023 journal article

Effects of full-fat high-oleic soybean meal in layer diets on nutrient digestibility and egg quality parameters of a white laying hen strain

POULTRY SCIENCE, 102(4).

By: P. Maharjan*, A. Rahimi, K. Harding n, T. Vu*, R. Malheiros n, E. Oviedo-Rondon n, R. Mian*, M. Joseph n ...

author keywords: high-oleic soybean meal; digestibility; egg quality parameters; oleic acid; layer hen
MeSH headings : Animals; Female; Chickens / physiology; Oleic Acid / pharmacology; Flour; Diet / veterinary; Nutrients / physiology; Animal Feed / analysis; Animal Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: March 6, 2023

2023 journal article

Evaluating the Ileal and Cecal Microbiota Composition of a 1940 Heritage Genetic Line and a 2016 Commercial Line of white Leghorns Fed Representative Diets from 1940 to 2016

APPLIED SCIENCES-BASEL, 13(22).

By: D. Wall n, D. Dittoe*, R. Malherios n, K. Anderson n & N. Anthony*

author keywords: leghorn; nutrition; genetics; ileum; ceca; microbiome
TL;DR: Differences between microbiome compositions of the ileum and ceca of 1940 and 2016 white leghorn genetic strains fed representative contemporary diets from those times suggest that genetic makeup in conjunction with the nutritional composition influences the cecal and ileal microbiota of corresponding hens. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 2, 2024

2023 journal article

Evaluation of Physical Egg Quality Parameters of Commercial Brown Laying Hens Housed in Five Production Systems

ANIMALS, 13(4).

By: B. Alig n, R. Malheiros n & K. Anderson n

author keywords: egg quality; brown egg layers; Haugh unit; shell color; free-range; cage-free; enrichments
TL;DR: This study found that free-range eggs had superior egg quality parameters while, in most cases, eggs from both colony cages had inferior quality parameters, indicating that, as the egg industry moves toward greater adoption of extensive environments, egg quality will improve for brown egg layers. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 22, 2023

2023 journal article

Impact of Stocking Densities on the Microbiota of the Cloaca, Eggshell, and Egg Content of White Egg Layers in Colony Cages

Poultry.

By: B. Alig*, K. Anderson n, R. Malheiros n, J. Lowery n & L. Walker n

TL;DR: It is demonstrated that stocking density does not influence eggshell microbiota or Salmonella contamination of the eggshell or cloaca, thereby indicating that allowing more space per hen will not positively or negatively affect the prevalence or concentration of foodborne pathogen-associated bacteria in or on the eggs. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: ORCID
Added: September 20, 2023

2023 journal article

Impact of paddock area stocking density of free-range laying hens on egg and environmental microbiology

JOURNAL OF APPLIED POULTRY RESEARCH, 32(2), 1–7.

By: J. Garcia, K. Anderson*, J. Guard, R. Gast & D. Jones

author keywords: laying hen; free-range; stocking density; Salmonella; Campylobacter; Listeria
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: April 17, 2023

2023 journal article

The Effect of Housing Environment on Commercial Brown Egg Layer Production, USDA Grade and USDA Size Distribution

ANIMALS, 13(4).

By: B. Alig n, P. Ferket n, R. Malheiros n & K. Anderson n

author keywords: egg production; laying hens; brown egg layers; housing environments; management and production; cage-free; free-range; USDA egg quality
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 13, 2023

2023 journal article

The Effect of Housing Environment on Egg Production, USDA Egg Size, and USDA Grade Distribution of Commercial White Egg Layers

Poultry.

By: B. Alig n, P. Ferket n, R. Malheiros n & K. Anderson n

TL;DR: From the data shown, it appears that standard, conventional cages provide white egg layers with the most optimal environment for production performance, but a further evaluation of health and stress is needed to determine which environment provides the hen with optimal welfare. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: ORCID
Added: April 8, 2023

2023 journal article

The Effect of Housing Environment on Physical Egg Quality of White Egg Layers

Poultry.

By: B. Alig n, R. Malheiros n & K. Anderson n

TL;DR: It appears that white egg-laying hens had superior egg quality performance in caged environments and that cage-free pens only improved yolk color, and it appears that simply adding enrichments to cages does not affect any egg quality parameters. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: ORCID
Added: April 19, 2023

2022 journal article

Influence of dietary dacitic tuff breccia on laying hen performance and egg quality parameters and bone structure at 85 weeks of age after a non-anorexic molt program at 73 to 77 weeks

POULTRY SCIENCE, 101(4).

By: R. Malheiros n, V. Moraes n, K. Anderson n, F. Castro & J. Ferrel

author keywords: poultry; nutrition; calcium; tibiotarsus; AMEn; leghorn; egg production
MeSH headings : Animal Feed / analysis; Animals; Chickens; Diet / veterinary; Dietary Supplements; Egg Shell / chemistry; Female; Ovum
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: March 28, 2022

2021 journal article

Applied Research Note: Internal organ colonization and horizontal transmission of experimental Salmonella Enteritidis and Salmonella Kentucky infection in vaccinated laying hens in indoor cage-free housing

JOURNAL OF APPLIED POULTRY RESEARCH, 30(1).

By: R. Gast*, D. Jones*, R. Guraya*, K. Anderson n & D. Karcher*

author keywords: Salmonella; laying hens; vaccination; cage-free housing; internal organs
TL;DR: Cage-free housing of laying hens may provide opportunities for widespread environmental distribution of Salmonella contamination and horizontal transmission of infection within flocks and the invasion of internal organs and horizontal spread of infection during the first 2 wk following experimental S. Enteritidis and S. Kentucky infection of previously vaccinated laying he chickens in indoor cage- free housing. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: April 5, 2021

2021 journal article

Examination of the impact of range, cage-free, modified systems, and conventional cage environments on the labor inputs committed to bird care for three brown egg layer strains

JOURNAL OF APPLIED POULTRY RESEARCH, 30(1).

By: K. Brannan* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: labor; cage; cage-free; free-range; economic cost
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: April 5, 2021

2021 journal article

Feeding Laying Hens a Diet Containing High-Oleic Peanuts or Oleic Acid Enriches Yolk Color and Beta-Carotene While Reducing the Saturated Fatty Acid Content in Eggs

AGRICULTURE-BASEL, 11(8).

By: O. Toomer*, T. Vu*, E. Sanders n, A. Redhead*, R. Malheiros n & K. Anderson n

author keywords: alternative feed ingredients; high-oleic peanuts; laying hens; shell eggs
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 7, 2021

2021 journal article

Impact of organic dairy cattle manure on environmental and egg microbiology of organic free-range laying hens

JOURNAL OF APPLIED POULTRY RESEARCH, 30(4).

author keywords: laying hen; organic; mixed production; Salmonella; Campylobacter; Listeria
TL;DR: Evaluated how the presence of organic dairy cattle manure could influence the environmental and egg microbiology of organic free-range laying flocks found no significant difference in the occurrence of Listeria, Campylobacter, and Salmonella spp. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: November 8, 2021

2021 journal article

Research Note: Contamination of eggs by Salmonella Enteritidis and Salmonella Typhimurium in experimentally infected laying hens in indoor cage-free housing

POULTRY SCIENCE, 100(11).

By: R. Gast*, D. Jones*, R. Guraya*, K. Anderson n & D. Karcher*

author keywords: Salmonella Enteritidis; Salmonella Typhimurium; laying hens; cage-free housing; eggs
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens; Eggs; Female; Housing, Animal; Ovum; Poultry Diseases; Salmonella Infections, Animal; Salmonella enteritidis; Salmonella typhimurium
TL;DR: It is demonstrated that oral infection of a relatively small proportion of laying hens in indoor cage-free housing with invasive Salmonella serovars can result in the production of internally contaminated eggs at low frequencies over a period of nearly a month postinoculation. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: October 18, 2021

2021 journal article

The Effect of Feeding Hens a Peanut Skin-Containing Diet on Hen Performance, and Shell Egg Quality and Lipid Chemistry

AGRICULTURE-BASEL, 11(9).

By: O. Toomer*, T. Vu*, R. Wysocky n, V. Moraes n, R. Malheiros n & K. Anderson n

author keywords: alternative layer feed ingredient; peanut skins; high-oleic peanuts; shell eggs; layers; poultry feeding trial
TL;DR: This study suggests that PN skins may be a suitable alternative layer feed ingredient, and eggs produced from the HOPN treatment had reduced saturated fatty acid content in comparison to the other treatment groups, while similar between PN Skin and control eggs at week 8 of the experiment. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 12, 2021

2021 journal article

The Effects of Feeding a Whole-in-Shell Peanut-Containing Diet on Layer Performance and the Quality and Chemistry of Eggs Produced

AGRICULTURE-BASEL, 11(11).

By: K. Harding n, T. Vu*, R. Wysocky n, R. Malheiros n, K. Anderson n & O. Toomer n

author keywords: alternative poultry feed ingredients; high-oleic peanuts; whole-in-shell peanuts; layers; shell eggs
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: December 13, 2021

2021 journal article

The effects of high-oleic peanuts as an alternate feed ingredient on performance, ileal digestibility, apparent metabolizable energy, and histology of the small intestine in laying hens

TRANSLATIONAL ANIMAL SCIENCE, 5(1).

By: A. Redhead*, E. Sanders n, T. Vu*, R. Malheiros n, K. Anderson n & O. Toomer*

author keywords: laying hens; alternative feed ingredients; high-oleic peanuts; feed ingredients; feed digestibility
TL;DR: It is suggested that whole unblanched high-oleic peanuts may be an acceptable alternative feed ingredient for laying hens. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 9, 2021

2020 journal article

Effects of stocking density on large white, commercial tom turkeys reared to 20 weeks of age: 1. growth and performance

POULTRY SCIENCE, 99(11), 5582–5586.

By: B. Bartz n, K. Anderson n, E. Oviedo-Rondon n, K. Livingtson n & J. Grimes n

author keywords: Turkey; stocking density; growth; performance
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry / methods; Animals; Housing, Animal; Male; Population Density; Turkeys / growth & development; Weight Gain
TL;DR: It was concluded that birds reared at looser density had improved performance, based on linear regression, as stocking density decreased, m2/bird increased, BW and BW increased, and FCR tended to decrease (improve) at 20 wk. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: December 21, 2020

2020 journal article

Oviduct Fluke (Prosthogonimus macrorchis) Found Inside a Chicken Egg in North Carolina

AVIAN DISEASES, 64(3), 352–353.

By: R. Beckstead, K. Anderson & L. McDougald

author keywords: chicken; egg; oviduct fluke; Prosthogonimus macrorchis
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 4, 2021

2020 journal article

Pooling of Laying Hen Environmental Swabs and Efficacy of Salmonella Detection

JOURNAL OF FOOD PROTECTION, 83(6), 943–950.

By: D. Jones*, R. Gast*, P. Regmi*, G. Ward*, K. Anderson n & D. Karcher*

author keywords: Detection; Environmental; Pooling; Salmonella; Swab
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens; Female; Housing, Animal; Kentucky; Poultry Diseases; Salmonella Infections, Animal / diagnosis; Salmonella enteritidis
TL;DR: The greatest and most consistent recovery of inoculum was found in single swab samples, and pooling of manure scraper swabs decreased detection of low dose  Salmonella. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: July 13, 2020

2020 journal article

Potential Transfer of Peanut and/or Soy Proteins from Poultry Feed to the Meat and/or Eggs Produced

ACS Omega, 5(2), 1080–1085.

TL;DR: Peanut and soy proteins were undetected in all pooled egg samples and individual chicken breast meat samples using immunoblotting techniques with rabbit antipeanut agglutinin and rabbit antisoy antibodies, and quantitative ELISA allergen detection methods determined all pools and individual meat samples as “not containing” peanut or soy allergens. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: February 3, 2020

2020 journal article

Research Note: Horizontal transmission and internal organ colonization by Salmonella Enteritidis and Salmonella Kentucky in experimentally infected laying hens in indoor cage-free housing

POULTRY SCIENCE, 99(11), 6071–6074.

By: R. Gast*, D. Jones*, R. Guraya*, K. Anderson n & D. Karcher*

author keywords: Salmonella Enteritidis; Salmonella Kentucky; laying hens; cage-free housing; internal organs
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens; Disease Transmission, Infectious / veterinary; Female; Housing, Animal; Poultry Diseases / microbiology; Poultry Diseases / transmission; Salmonella; Salmonella Infections, Animal / microbiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / transmission; Salmonella enteritidis
TL;DR: Salmonella infection can spread rapidly and extensively among hens in cage-free indoor housing, including a high frequency of internal organ involvement for invasive S. Enteritidis. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: December 21, 2020

2019 journal article

Blackhead Disease: Recovery of Layer Flock After Disease Challenge

Journal of Applied Poultry Research, 28(3), 755–760.

By: C. Sigmon n, R. Malheiros n, K. Anderson n, J. Payne n & R. Beckstead n

author keywords: Histomonas meleagridis; blackhead disease; layer pullets; egg production
TL;DR: While there was no long-term effect of blackhead infection on layer productivity under laboratory conditions, H. meleagridis persisted in the flock, providing a reservoir for infection. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
5. Gender Equality (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 30, 2019

2019 journal article

Colonization of internal organs by Salmonella Enteritidis in experimentally infected laying hens of four commercial genetic lines in conventional cages and enriched colony housing

Poultry Science, 98(4), 1785–1790.

By: R. Gast*, P. Regmi n, R. Guraya*, D. Jones*, K. Anderson n & D. Karcher*

author keywords: Salmonella Enteritidis; laying hens; internal organs; housing systems; genetic lines
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry / methods; Animals; Chickens / physiology; Female; Housing, Animal; Poultry Diseases / genetics; Poultry Diseases / microbiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / genetics; Salmonella Infections, Animal / microbiology; Salmonella enteritidis / physiology
TL;DR: It is demonstrated that Salmonella Enteritidis colonization of the intestinal tract can vary between genetic lines of egg‐laying hens and that some lines are subject to housing system influences onSalmonella susceptibility. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: April 15, 2019

2019 journal article

Contamination of eggs by Salmonella Enteritidis in experimentally infected laying hens of four commercial genetic lines in conventional cages and enriched colony housing

Poultry Science, 98(10), 5023–5027.

By: R. Gast*, P. Regmi n, R. Guraya*, D. Jones*, K. Anderson n & D. Karcher*

author keywords: Salmonella Enteritidis; laying hens; eggs; housing systems; genetic lines
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry; Animals; Chickens / genetics; Color; Female; Housing, Animal; Incidence; North Carolina / epidemiology; Ovum / microbiology; Ovum / physiology; Pigmentation; Poultry Diseases / epidemiology; Poultry Diseases / microbiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / epidemiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / microbiology; Salmonella enteritidis / physiology
TL;DR: Results demonstrate that S. Enteritidis deposition inside eggs can vary between genetic lines of infected laying hens, but housing these hens in 2 different systems did not affect the production of contaminated eggs. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: November 4, 2019

2019 journal article

Feeding high-oleic peanuts to layer hens enhances egg yolk color and oleic fatty acid content in shell eggs

Poultry Science, 98(4), 1732–1748.

By: O. Toomer*, A. Hulse-Kemp*, L. Dean*, D. Boykin*, R. Malheiros n & K. Anderson n

author keywords: high-oleic peanuts; feed ingredients; layer hens; shell eggs; beta-carotene
MeSH headings : Animals; Arachis; Chickens / physiology; Color; Egg Shell / chemistry; Egg Yolk / chemistry; Fatty Acids / analysis; Female; Linoleic Acids / administration & dosage; Linoleic Acids / metabolism; Oleic Acids / administration & dosage; Oleic Acids / metabolism; Random Allocation
TL;DR: H peanuts are identified as an abundant commodity that could be used to support local agricultural markets of peanuts and poultry within the southeastern United States and be of economic advantage to producers while providing a potential health benefit to the consumer with improved egg nutrition. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: April 15, 2019

2019 journal article

Laying hens in the U.S. market: An appraisal of trends from the beginning of the 20th century to present

Journal of Applied Poultry Research, 28(4), 771–784.

By: M. Kidd* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: US egg history; table eggs; shell eggs; hen production; hen cage rearing; one egg
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: February 3, 2020

2019 journal article

Microbiological Impact of Delayed Movement of Pullets

Journal of Applied Poultry Research, 28(2), 318–328.

By: K. Eberle-Krish n, D. Jones*, R. Gast*, C. Robison*, K. Anderson n & D. Karcher*

author keywords: molt; depopulation; Salmonella; Campylobacter; Enterobacteriaceae; aerobic plate counts; pullets
TL;DR: The objective of this study was to assess the impact of an early production induced molt on Salmonella and Campylobacter prevalence, as well as total aerobes and Enterobacteriaceae enumeration, in 7 million pullets depopulated in the United States in 2015. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: October 7, 2019

2019 journal article

Production and Well-Being Resulting From Delayed Movement of Pullets to the Hen Facility

Journal of Applied Poultry Research, 28(2), 278–289.

By: D. Karcher*, D. Jones*, C. Robison*, K. Eberle n, R. Gast* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: molt; pullets; cage-free; laying hens; well-being
TL;DR: Early molted birds had lower production compared to controls with no differences in egg weight or egg components percentages and bird welfare impacts were minimal. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 17, 2020

2018 journal article

A novel non-invasive method for evaluating electroencephalograms on laying hens

Poultry Science, 97(3), 860–864.

By: K. Eberle n, M. Martin n, S. Shah n, R. Malheiros n, K. Livingston n & K. Anderson n

author keywords: chicken; electroencephalogram; non-invasive; behavior
MeSH headings : Animals; Brain / physiology; Chickens / physiology; Electrodes / statistics & numerical data; Electroencephalography / instrumentation; Electroencephalography / methods; Electroencephalography / veterinary; Female; Photic Stimulation
TL;DR: The use of a non‐surgical method for recording EEG will broaden research capabilities and enhance the understanding of a hen's response its environment, eliminate the need for invasive surgical procedures, and minimizes the confounding components of anesthesia, brain surgery, and recovery. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

An appraisal of moulting on post-moult egg production and egg weight distribution in white layer hens; meta-analysis

British Poultry Science, 59(3), 278–285.

By: R. Akbari Moghaddam Kakhki*, Z. Mousavi* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: Egg production; egg size distribution; fasting method; meta-analysis; moult; non-fasting method
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry / methods; Animals; Chickens / physiology; Female; Molting; North Carolina; Ovum / physiology; Reproduction
TL;DR: Considering post-moult mortality and USDA egg weight distribution, non- fasting methods, especially NF and NA programmes, performed much better than fasting methods, indicating that non-fasting moulting methods, which are better for animal welfare, are effective alternatives to fasting methods. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
3. Good Health and Well-being (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Effect of High and Low Stocking Density on Age of Maturity, Egg Production, Egg Size Distribution in White and Brown Layer Hens: A Meta-analysis

Poultry Science Journal, 6(1).

author keywords: Layer hen; Meta-analysis; Egg production; Space allowance; Egg size distribution
TL;DR: Data of four layers flocks from North Carolina Layer Performance and Management Test of the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services were used in the meta-analysis to find if an increase in space allowance can affect egg production traits in white and brown layers. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: Crossref
Added: February 17, 2020

2018 journal article

Effect of high and low stocking density on age of maturity, egg production, egg size distribution in white and brown layer hens: a Meta-analysis

Poultry Science Journal, 6(1), 71–87.

By: A. Moghaddam, R. Kakhki, R. Bakhshalinejad, K. Anderson & A. Golian

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Evaluation of Ventilation Shutdown in a Multi-level Caged System

Journal of Applied Poultry Research, 27(4), 555–563.

By: K. Eberle-Krish n, M. Martin*, R. Malheiros n, S. Shah n, K. Livingston n & K. Anderson n

author keywords: ventilation shutdown; heat; CO2; mass depopulation; multi-level caged systems; laying hens
TL;DR: VSDH and VSDCO2 are equivalent in their ability to effectively depopulate hens in a multi‐level caged system, and air mixing should be used to prevent stratification of heat or CO2 concentrations between the top and bottom levels of a caging system. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: December 31, 2018

2018 journal article

Impact of Free-range Poultry Production Systems on Animal Health, Human Health, Productivity, Environment, Food Safety, and Animal Welfare Issues

Issue Paper - Council for Agricultural Science and Technology, (61). https://www.cast-science.org/publication/impact-of-free-range-poultry-production-systems-on-animal-health-human-health-productivity-environment-food-safety-and-animal-welfare-issues/

By: J. Jacob, A. Pescatore, K. Anderson, B. McCrea & D. Shaw

Ed(s): J. Purswell, H. Xin & A. Donoghue

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2020

2018 journal article

Mineral content of eggs differs with hen strain, age, and rearing environment

Poultry Science, 97(5), 1605–1613.

By: L. Heflin*, R. Malheiros n, K. Anderson n, L. Johnson* & S. Raatz*

author keywords: layer; mineral concentration; rearing environment; strain; hen age
MeSH headings : Age Factors; Animal Husbandry / methods; Animals; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / physiology; Eggs / analysis; Female; Housing, Animal; Humans; Minerals / analysis; Nutritive Value; Ovum / chemistry
TL;DR: Objective of the current study was to determine the effect of conventional battery cages, enrichable cage systems, enriched colony housing, cage‐free, and free‐range rearing systems on mineral concentrations from TA Tetra White and Hy‐Line Brown hens at 44, 68, and 88 wk of age. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Prevalence, Persistence, and Antimicrobial Resistance of Campylobacter spp. from Eggs and Laying Hens Housed in Five Commercial Housing Systems

Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, 15(8), 506–516.

By: E. Novoa Rama*, M. Bailey*, D. Jones*, R. Gast*, K. Anderson n, J. Brar*, R. Taylor*, H. Oliver*, M. Singh*

author keywords: antimicrobial resistance; Campylobacter; laying hens; alternative housing
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry / methods; Animal Welfare; Animals; Anti-Bacterial Agents / pharmacology; Campylobacter / classification; Campylobacter / isolation & purification; Campylobacter Infections / epidemiology; Campylobacter Infections / veterinary; Chickens / microbiology; Drug Resistance, Bacterial; Egg Shell / microbiology; Female; Housing, Animal; North Carolina / epidemiology; Poultry Diseases / epidemiology; Poultry Diseases / microbiology; Prevalence
TL;DR: It is suggested that housing systems of laying hens used for commercial shell egg production may impact the rate of Campylobacter shedding by layers, emphasizing the need for well-implemented biosecurity measures on the farm. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 17, 2020

2017 journal article

Assessing the impact of egg sweating on Salmonella Enteritidis penetration into shell eggs

POULTRY SCIENCE, 96(7), 2393–2399.

By: J. Gradl*, P. Curtis*, D. Jones* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: shell egg; egg safety; Salmonella Enteritidis; sweating; condensation
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens / microbiology; Chickens / physiology; Food Microbiology; Ovum / microbiology; Ovum / physiology; Random Allocation; Salmonella enteritidis / isolation & purification; Sweating
TL;DR: Results indicate that egg sweating occurring under common US egg handling practices is not harmful to egg safety and indicates that refrigeration is effective at inhibiting SE growth. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Chemoprevention of spontaneous ovarian cancer in the domestic hen

Poultry Science, 96(6), 1901–1909.

By: E. Mocka n, R. Stern n, O. Fletcher n, K. Anderson n, J. Petitte n & P. Mozdziak n

author keywords: avian; CP-31398; oviduct; ovarian; cancer
MeSH headings : Adenocarcinoma / prevention & control; Adenocarcinoma / veterinary; Animal Feed / analysis; Animals; Chemoprevention / veterinary; Chickens; Diet / veterinary; Female; Genes, p53 / drug effects; Genital Neoplasms, Female / prevention & control; Genital Neoplasms, Female / veterinary; Ovarian Neoplasms / prevention & control; Ovarian Neoplasms / veterinary; Oviducts / pathology; Oviposition; Pyrimidines / administration & dosage; Pyrimidines / pharmacology
TL;DR: CP‐31398 appears to be an effective tool for chemoprevention against ovarian malignancy, but does not appear to affect oviductal malignancies. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
3. Good Health and Well-being (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Colonization of internal organs by Salmonella serovars Heidelberg and Typhimurium in experimentally infected laying hens housed in enriched colony cages at different stocking densities

Poultry Science, 96(5), 1402–1409.

By: R. Gast*, R. Guraya*, D. Jones*, J. Guard*, K. Anderson n & D. Karcher*

author keywords: Salmonella Heidelberg; Salmonella Typhimurium; laying hens; enriched colony cages; conventional cages; stocking density
MeSH headings : Animals; Cecum / microbiology; Chickens; Female; Housing, Animal; Liver / microbiology; Ovary / microbiology; Oviducts / microbiology; Poultry Diseases / microbiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / microbiology; Salmonella enterica / isolation & purification; Salmonella typhimurium / isolation & purification; Serogroup; Spleen / microbiology
TL;DR: The present study evaluated the effects of 2 different bird stocking densities on the invasion of internal organs by Salmonella serovars Heidelberg and Typhimurium in groups of experimentally infected laying hens housed in colony cages enriched with perching and nesting areas and found no significant differences. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Evaluating the Poultry Science Summer Institute (PSSI) as a Recruitment Tool for High School Students from North Carolina Counties to Enter the Prestage Department of Poultry Science

NACTA Journal, 61(4), 279–283. https://www.nactateachers.org/attachments/article/2674/6%20%20Braxton%20Whitaker.pdf

By: B. Whitaker, L. Worley-Davis, S. Brierton, J. Osborne, K. Anderson & K. Livingston

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2020

2017 journal article

Frequency and Duration of Fecal Shedding of Salmonella Enteritidis by Experimentally Infected Laying Hens Housed in Enriched Colony Cages at Different Stocking Densities

Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 4.

By: R. Gast*, R. Guraya*, D. Jones*, K. Anderson n & D. Karcher*

author keywords: Salmonella Enteritidis; laying hens; conventional cages; enriched colony cages; stocking density; fecal shedding
TL;DR: It is suggested that stocking density can affect S. Enteritidis intestinal colonization and fecal shedding in laying hens, but some other difference between conventional and enriched colony cage systems appears to exert an additional influence. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 8, 2020

2017 journal article

Frequency and Duration of Fecal Shedding of Salmonella Serovars Heidelberg and Typhimurium by Experimentally Infected Laying Hens Housed in Enriched Colony Cages at Different Stocking Densities

AVIAN DISEASES, 61(3), 366–371.

By: R. Gast*, R. Guraya*, D. Jones*, J. Guard*, K. Anderson n & D. Karcher*

author keywords: Salmonella Heidelberg; Salmonella Typhimurium; laying hens; housing; stocking density; fecal shedding
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry / methods; Animals; Bacterial Shedding; Chickens; Feces / microbiology; Female; Population Density; Poultry Diseases / epidemiology; Poultry Diseases / microbiology; Prevalence; Salmonella Infections, Animal / epidemiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / microbiology; Salmonella enterica / isolation & purification; Salmonella typhimurium / isolation & purification
TL;DR: It is demonstrated that stocking density can affect intestinal colonization and fecal shedding in laying hens for some (but not necessarily all) Salmonella serovars or strains. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Protein and Caloric Intake on the Reproductive Performance Parameters of Hyline W-36 Parent Stock Males

International Journal of Poultry Science, 16(7), 242–247.

By: Z. Lowman n, M. Wooten n, C. Ashwell n, K. Anderson & H. Barne n

Contributors: Z. Lowman n, M. Wooten n, C. Ashwell n, K. Anderson & H. Barnes

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: October 23, 2020

2016 journal article

Alternative feeding strategies and genetics for providing adequate methionine in organic poultry diets with limited use of synthetic amino acids

World's Poultry Science Journal, 72(1), 168–177.

By: H. Burley*, P. Patterson* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: methionine; organic; heritage; laying hens; broilers; turkeys
TL;DR: This review examines alternative bird genetics and feeding strategies that have the potential to reduce or eliminate the need for synthetic Met in organic poultry diets. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Colonization of internal organs by Salmonella Enteritidis in experimentally infected laying hens housed in enriched colony cages at different stocking densities

Poultry Science, 95(6), 1363–1369.

By: R. Gast*, R. Guraya*, D. Jones*, K. Anderson n & D. Karcher*

author keywords: Salmonella Enteritidis; laying hens; conventional cages; enriched colony cages; stocking density
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens; Female; Housing, Animal; Population Density; Poultry Diseases / microbiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / microbiology; Salmonella enteritidis / physiology
TL;DR: It is suggested that stocking density can influence the susceptibility of hens to Salmonella Enteritidis, but other housing systems parameters may also contribute to the outcome of infections. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Comparisons of bone properties and keel deformities between strains and housing systems in end-of-lay hens

Poultry Science, 95(10), 2225–2234.

By: P. Regmi*, N. Nelson*, J. Steibel*, K. Anderson n & D. Karcher*

author keywords: cortical bone; quantitative computed tomography; keel bone; cage-free; laying hens
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry; Animal Welfare; Animals; Bone and Bones / abnormalities; Bone and Bones / physiology; Chickens / abnormalities; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / physiology; Female; Femur / abnormalities; Femur / physiology; Housing, Animal; North Carolina; Species Specificity; Sternum / abnormalities; Sternum / physiology; Tibia / abnormalities; Tibia / physiology
TL;DR: It is indicated that range and cage-free housing may have beneficial impact on tibia and keel bone integrity compared to conventional cages but the improvement may not be sufficient to prevent fractures or deformities of keel. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Formulation challenges of organic poultry diets with readily available ingredients and limited synthetic methionine

Journal of Applied Poultry Research, 25(3), 443–454.

By: H. Burley*, K. Anderson n, P. Patterson* & P. Tillman

author keywords: methionine; organic poultry; feed formulation
TL;DR: The aim of the review herein is to discuss the impacts that current organic regulations on synthetic methionine have on diet formulation when using readily available ingredients. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Alternative ingredients for providing adequate methionine in organic poultry diets in the United States with limited synthetic amino acid use

World's Poultry Science Journal, 71(3), 493–504.

By: H. Burley*, P. Patterson* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: methionine; organic; alternative ingredients; laying hens; broilers; turkeys
TL;DR: This review aims to examine feed ingredients that may contribute to a solution to the challenge of providing sufficient methionine (Met) to maintain bird growth and productive performance up to current industry standards given the recent restrictions that have been placed on synthetic Met. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Persistence of fecal shedding of Salmonella Enteritidis by experimentally infected laying hens housed in conventional or enriched cages

Poultry Science, 94(7), 1650–1656.

By: R. Gast*, R. Guraya*, D. Jones* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: Salmonella Enteritidis; chickens; fecal shedding; conventional cages; enriched colony cages
MeSH headings : Animals; Bacterial Shedding; Chickens; Feces / microbiology; Female; Georgia / epidemiology; Housing, Animal / standards; Poultry Diseases / epidemiology; Poultry Diseases / microbiology; Prevalence; Salmonella Infections, Animal / epidemiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / microbiology; Salmonella enteritidis / isolation & purification
TL;DR: It is demonstrated that the susceptibility of hens to intestinal colonization by Salmonella Enteritidis can differ between conventional and enriched cage-based production systems, although this effect does not necessarily translate into a corresponding difference in the longer-term persistence of fecal shedding. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Contamination of eggs by Salmonella Enteritidis in experimentally infected laying hens housed in conventional or enriched cages

Poultry Science, 93(3), 728–733.

By: R. Gast*, R. Guraya*, D. Jones* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: Salmonella Enteritidis; chicken; egg; conventional cage; enriched cage
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry / methods; Animals; Chickens; Feces / microbiology; Female; Housing, Animal; Ovum / microbiology; Poultry Diseases / epidemiology; Poultry Diseases / microbiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / epidemiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / microbiology; Salmonella enteritidis / isolation & purification
TL;DR: The present study assessed the effects of 2 different housing systems (conventional cages and colony cages enriched with perching and nesting areas) on the frequency of Salmonella Enteritidis contamination inside eggs laid by experimentally infected laying hens. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Economic effects of proposed changes in living conditions for laying hens under the National Organic Program

JOURNAL OF APPLIED POULTRY RESEARCH, 23(1), 80–93.

By: T. Vukina n, K. Anderson n & M. Muth*

author keywords: organic; poultry; egg; living conditions; benefit-cost analysis
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Epithelial Cell Tumors of the Hen Reproductive Tract

Avian Diseases, 58(1), 95–101.

By: E. Harris n, O. Fletcher*, K. Anderson n, J. Petitte n, L. Kopelovich* & P. Mozdziak n

Contributors: E. Harris n, O. Fletcher*, K. Anderson n, J. Petitte n, L. Kopelovich* & P. Mozdziak n

author keywords: hen; egg-laying; cancer; oviductal; ovarian; malignancy
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens; Epithelial Cells / pathology; Female; Gastrointestinal Neoplasms / classification; Gastrointestinal Neoplasms / epidemiology; Gastrointestinal Neoplasms / pathology; Gastrointestinal Neoplasms / veterinary; Genital Diseases, Female / classification; Genital Diseases, Female / epidemiology; Genital Diseases, Female / pathology; Genital Diseases, Female / veterinary; Incidence; Ovarian Neoplasms / classification; Ovarian Neoplasms / epidemiology; Ovarian Neoplasms / pathology; Ovarian Neoplasms / veterinary; Oviducts / pathology; Poultry Diseases / classification; Poultry Diseases / epidemiology; Poultry Diseases / pathology
TL;DR: The egg-laying hen appears to be the most promising model to study the spontaneous occurrence of ovarian tumors in the clinical setting and an updated gross pathology and histologic classification systems for the hen reproductive malignancies provides a method to report the range of reproductive tumors revealed in a flock of aged laying hens. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
3. Good Health and Well-being (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Horizontal transmission of Salmonella Enteritidis in experimentally infected laying hens housed in conventional or enriched cages

POULTRY SCIENCE, 93(12), 3145–3151.

By: R. Gast*, R. Guraya*, D. Jones* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: Salmonella Enteritidis; chicken; horizontal transmission; conventional cage; enriched cage
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens; Female; Housing, Animal; Poultry Diseases / microbiology; Poultry Diseases / transmission; Salmonella Infections, Animal / microbiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / transmission; Salmonella enteritidis / physiology
TL;DR: Analyzing the effects of 2 different housing systems on the horizontal transmission of experimentally introduced Salmonella Enteritidis infection within groups of laying hens suggests that opportunities to spread horizontally throughout laying flocks may be similar in conventional and enriched cage-based production systems. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Proposed changes in living conditions for broilers under the National Organic Program will have limited economic effects

Journal of Applied Poultry Research, 23(2), 233–243.

By: T. Vukina n, K. Anderson n & M. Muth*

author keywords: organic; broiler; living conditions; benefit-cost analysis
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 chapter

Specialty Eggs

In The Virtual Food Systems Training Consortium (VFSTC). https://aufsi.catalog.instructure.com/courses/specialtyeggs

By: P. Curtis & K. Anderson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2021

2014 journal article

Time study examining the effect of range, cage-free, and cage environments on man-hours committed to bird care in 3 brown egg layer strains

JOURNAL OF APPLIED POULTRY RESEARCH, 23(1), 108–115.

By: K. Anderson n

author keywords: brown egg layer; heritage layer; range; cage-free; cage; labor
TL;DR: It is substantiated that moving from intensive to extensive production systems will increase man-hours per hen by 3 or 4 times, and the strain with the poorest livability had the greatest man-hour requirement for hens surviving. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

“A.S.P.I.R.E.” ACT Supplemental Preparation In Rural Education: An Initiative Designed to Bridge Deficits on the ACT College Entrance Examination

NACTA, 58(3), 269–271. https://www.nactateachers.org/attachments/article/2219/17.%20Herman_NACTA%20Journal.pdf

By: M. Herman, R. Huffman, K. Anderson & J. Golden

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2020

2013 chapter

Animal Welfare Regulations and Food Production

In Guide to US Food Laws and Regulations (pp. 227–238).

By: K. Anderson n

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 8, 2020

2013 journal article

Changes in commercial laying stock performance, 1958–2011: thirty-seven flocks of the North Carolina random sample and subsequent layer performance and management tests

World's Poultry Science Journal, 69(3), 489–514.

By: K. Anderson n, G. Havenstein n, P. Jenkins n & J. Osborne n

author keywords: laying hens; genetic selection; moulting programmes; egg production; egg quality; body weight; population
TL;DR: This review of the first 37 North Carolina layer tests shows continuing improvements in egg production, reduction in body weight and feed consumption, increases in egg weight andFeed conversion, improvements in liveability, and an improvement in egg quality from the commercially available white and brown egg strains. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

College entrance examination score deficits in Ag-intensive, Rural, Socioeconomically Distressed North Carolina Counties: An inherent risk to the Post-secondary degree attainment for rural high school students

NACTA, 57(4), 45–50. https://www.nactateachers.org/attachments/article/2145/11%20Herman%20Dec2013.pdf

By: M. Herman, R. Huffman, K. Anderson & J. Golden

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2020

2013 journal article

Colonization of internal organs by Salmonella Enteritidis in experimentally infected laying hens housed in conventional or enriched cages

Poultry Science, 92(2), 468–473.

By: R. Gast*, R. Guraya*, D. Jones* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: Salmonella Enteritidis; chicken; internal organ; conventional cage; enriched cage
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry / methods; Animals; Bacterial Typing Techniques / veterinary; Chickens; Female; Housing, Animal / standards; Poultry Diseases / microbiology; Poultry Diseases / physiopathology; Poultry Diseases / transmission; Salmonella Infections, Animal / microbiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / physiopathology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / transmission; Salmonella enteritidis / classification; Salmonella enteritidis / growth & development; Salmonella enteritidis / isolation & purification
TL;DR: It is demonstrated that differences in housing systems for egg-laying flocks can affect the susceptibility of hens to colonization of internal organs by Salmonella Enteritidis. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Comparison of fatty acid, cholesterol, vitamin A and E composition, and trans fats in eggs from brown and white egg strains that were molted or nonmolted

Poultry Science, 92(12), 3259–3265.

By: K. Anderson n

author keywords: layer; strain; molt; cage; egg nutrient composition
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry; Animals; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / growth & development; Chickens / metabolism; Cholesterol / metabolism; Eggs / analysis; Eggs / classification; Fatty Acids / metabolism; Female; Molting; Nutrition Assessment; Pigmentation; United States; Vitamins / metabolism
TL;DR: Strain and molt appear to influence nutrient composition and component percentages in eggs produced from laying hens with respect to egg color, hen strain, and molting. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Effect of Alternative Production and Management Environments on Layer Reproduction System Development

International Journal of Poultry Science, 12(4), 251–253.

By: K. Anderson*, A. Klein & J. Golden

TL;DR: Contrary to the popular belief that birds raised in free-range or cage-free environments provide healthier production alternatives than conventional battery cages, this study does not suggest that there is a significant physiological impact on the reproductive capacity of hens housed in these different production environments. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 8, 2020

2013 journal article

Evidence of a Chemopreventive Effect of Progestin Unrelated to Ovulation on Reproductive Tract Cancers in the Egg-laying Hen

Cancer Prevention Research, 6(12), 1283–1292.

By: G. Rodriguez*, H. Barnes*, K. Anderson*, R. Whitaker, A. Berchuck, J. Petitte*, J. Lancaster, R. Wenham ...

MeSH headings : Adenocarcinoma / prevention & control; Animals; Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols; Chickens; Dietary Supplements; Eggs; Female; Ovarian Neoplasms / prevention & control; Oviposition / drug effects; Ovulation / drug effects; Progestins / therapeutic use; Vitamin D / administration & dosage
TL;DR: The results indicated that caloric restriction decreased egg production by more than 60%, and was associated with a greater than 70% decrease in reproductive tract cancers, which support the concept that progestins provide a chemopreventive effect unrelated to ovulation. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Housing system and laying hen strain impacts on egg microbiology

Poultry Science, 92(8), 2221–2225.

By: D. Jones* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: housing system; egg microbiology; laying strain; alternative production
MeSH headings : Aging; Animal Husbandry; Animals; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / physiology; Eggs / microbiology; Female; Food Microbiology; Housing, Animal
TL;DR: The study shows that hen strain has an effect on egg microbial levels for various housing systems, and egg safety should be considered when making hen strain selections for each housing system. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

A comparative examination of rearing parameters and layer production performance for brown egg-type pullets grown for either free-range or cage production

JOURNAL OF APPLIED POULTRY RESEARCH, 21(1), 95–102.

By: J. Golden n, D. Arbona n & K. Anderson n

author keywords: cage; chicken; free-range; growth; production
TL;DR: Caged hens had better overall egg production and quality characteristics compared with free-range hens, including improved FCR, daily egg masses, production of hen-housed and hen-day eggs, and production of grade A eggs; greater Haugh unit ratings; and decreased mortality rates. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Effect of genetic selection on growth parameters and tonic immobility in Leghorn pullets

POULTRY SCIENCE, 91(3), 765–770.

By: K. Anderson n & D. Jones*

author keywords: pullet; fearfulness behavior; genetics; tonic immobility
MeSH headings : Animals; Body Composition / genetics; Body Composition / physiology; Body Weight / genetics; Body Weight / physiology; Chickens / blood; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / growth & development; Corticosterone / blood; Female; Immobility Response, Tonic / physiology; Random Allocation; Selection, Genetic; Thyroxine / blood; Triiodothyronine / blood
TL;DR: Genetic selection has affected growth parameters, although there appears to be no change in fearfulness behavior but an increase in corticosterone levels in stocks from later years. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Improved hairline crack detector and poor shell-quality eggs

Applied Engineering in Agriculture, 28(1), 153–158.

By: K. Lawrence, D. Jones, S. Yoon, G. Heitschmidt & K. Anderson*

Sources: NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Prevalence of coliforms, Salmonella, Listeria, and Campylobacter associated with eggs and the environment of conventional cage and free-range egg production

Poultry Science, 91(5), 1195–1202.

By: D. Jones*, K. Anderson n & J. Guard*

author keywords: egg; housing; Salmonella; Campylobacter; Listeria
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry; Animals; Campylobacter / isolation & purification; Chickens; Eggs / microbiology; Enterobacteriaceae / isolation & purification; Environmental Microbiology; Food Microbiology; Housing, Animal; Listeria / isolation & purification
TL;DR: A study to determine if there were differences in the prevalence of coliforms, Salmonella, Listeria, and Campylobacter on and within eggs and in the environment of a sister flock of conventional cage and free-range laying hens. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

A Comparison of Humoral Immune Function in Response to a Killed Newcastle’s Vaccine Challenge in Caged Vs. Free-range Hy-line Brown Layers

International Journal of Poultry Science, 10(4), 315–319.

By: D. Arbona, K. Anderson* & J. Hoffman

TL;DR: The data indicated that environmental management methods utilized in layer hen production may influence both levels of humoral immune function and heterophil:lymphocyte ratios. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 8, 2020

2011 chapter

Animal Welfare: Synthesizing Contemporary Animal Agriculture/Engineering and Animal Comfort and Social Responsibility

In W. G. Pond, F. W. Bazer, & B. E. Rollin (Eds.), Animal welfare in animal agriculture : husbandry, stewardship, and sustainability in animal production (pp. 147–184). Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press.

By: B. Rollin, J. McGlone, J. Capper, K. Anderson & T. Engle

Ed(s): W. Pond, F. Bazer & B. Rollin

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2021

2011 journal article

Comparison of environmental and egg microbiology associated with conventional and free-range laying hen management

POULTRY SCIENCE, 90(9), 2063–2068.

By: D. Jones*, K. Anderson n & M. Musgrove*

author keywords: egg microbiology; conventional cage; free-range; environmental; shell egg
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry / methods; Animals; Chickens; Environmental Microbiology; Female; Food Microbiology; Oviposition; Ovum / microbiology; Seasons
TL;DR: Season of the year played a role in both environmental and egg microbial levels, and understanding the differences in microbial populations present on conventional cage-produced and free range-produced eggs can lead to the development of effective cleaning procedures, enhancing food safety. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Comparison of fatty acid, cholesterol, and vitamin A and E composition in eggs from hens housed in conventional cage and range production facilities

POULTRY SCIENCE, 90(7), 1600–1608.

By: K. Anderson n

author keywords: cage; chicken; egg nutrient composition; range
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry / methods; Animals; Chickens / growth & development; Cholesterol / analysis; Eggs / analysis; Fatty Acids / analysis; Female; Random Allocation; Vitamin A / analysis; Vitamin E / analysis
TL;DR: Although range production did not influence the cholesterol level in the egg, there was an increase in fat levels in eggs produced on the range, and vitamin A and E levels were not affected by the husbandry to which the hens were exposed but were lowest at 62 wk of age. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Comparison of gene expression patterns between avian and human ovarian cancers

GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY, 120(2), 256–264.

By: J. Bosquet*, A. Peedicayil*, J. Maguire*, J. Chien*, G. Rodriguez*, R. Whitaker*, J. Petitte n, K. Anderson n ...

author keywords: Avian; Ovarian cancer; Gene expresion; Animal model
MeSH headings : Adenocarcinoma / genetics; Adenocarcinoma / metabolism; Adenocarcinoma / pathology; Adenocarcinoma / veterinary; Animals; Chickens; Female; Gene Expression Profiling; Humans; Microarray Analysis; Oligonucleotide Array Sequence Analysis; Ovarian Neoplasms / genetics; Ovarian Neoplasms / metabolism; Ovarian Neoplasms / pathology; Ovarian Neoplasms / veterinary; Oviducts / pathology; Polymerase Chain Reaction; Poultry Diseases / genetics; Poultry Diseases / metabolism
TL;DR: Gene expression of spontaneous ovarian cancer in the chicken is comparable to gene expression patterns of human ovarian cancer, and a prediction model was created that classified early stage and advanced stagehuman ovarian cancer gene expression arrays with 78% overall accuracy. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Duckweed as a Feed Ingredient in Laying Hen Diets and its Effect on Egg Production and Composition

International Journal of Poultry Science, 10(1), 4–7.

By: K. Anderson*, Z. Lowman, A. Stomp & J. Chang

TL;DR: Results indicate that duckweed can be fed at a 12.6% inclusion rate and not impact the performance of laying hens and may be a means of enhancing Omega 3 levels in eggs. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 8, 2020

2011 journal article

Effect of Rearing Dietary Regimen, Feeder Space and Density on Egg Production, Quality and Size Distribution in Two Strains of Brown Egg Layers

International Journal of Poultry Science, 10(3), 169–175.

By: K. Anderson* & P. Jenkins

TL;DR: Evaluating the impact of SUP regimens on brown-egg layer rearing program on subsequent productivity and the effect of feeder space and density on performance found egg production was not significantly different, but feed conversion was lower while livability was highest in the SUP12 reared hens. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 8, 2020

2011 journal article

Reduction of Ovarian and Oviductal Cancers in Calorie-Restricted Laying Chickens

CANCER PREVENTION RESEARCH, 4(4), 562–567.

By: D. Carver*, H. Barnes*, K. Anderson*, J. Petitte*, R. Whitaker*, A. Berchuck*, G. Rodriguez*

MeSH headings : Adenocarcinoma / prevention & control; Animals; Caloric Restriction; Chickens; Female; Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial / diet therapy; Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial / prevention & control; Ovarian Neoplasms / diet therapy; Ovarian Neoplasms / prevention & control; Oviducts / pathology; Ovulation / physiology
TL;DR: Calorie restriction in laying hens resulted in a near five-fold reduction in OVAC, and relations between calorie restriction and risk of developing adenocarcinoma of the reproductive tract were compared. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Effects of Dietary Regimens and Brown-Egg Pullet Strain on Growth and Development

International Journal of Poultry Science, 9(3), 205–211.

By: K. Anderson*

TL;DR: This study shows that pullets reared on SUP regimens would have lower body weights with few differences in bod y composition percentages, indicating that reduced dietary protein and energy would result in smaller pullets with comparable body composition. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 8, 2020

2010 journal article

Evaluation of fatty acids and proteins in eggs from cage and range laying hens

Poultry Science, 89(Supplement 1), 293–294.

By: L. Kerth, P. Curtis, K. Willian, C. Kerth & K. Anderson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2021

2010 journal article

In vitro penetration of Salmonella Enteritidis through yolk membranes of eggs from 6 genetically distinct commercial lines of laying hens

POULTRY SCIENCE, 89(8), 1732–1736.

By: R. Gast*, D. Jones*, K. Anderson n, R. Guraya*, J. Guard* & P. Holt*

author keywords: Salmonella Enteritidis; egg; yolk; vitelline membrane; penetration
MeSH headings : Aging; Animals; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / growth & development; Chickens / microbiology; Egg Yolk / microbiology; Female; Oviposition / genetics; Oviposition / physiology; Salmonella Infections, Animal / microbiology; Salmonella enteritidis / isolation & purification; Salmonella enteritidis / metabolism; Vitelline Membrane / microbiology
TL;DR: The results indicate that opportunities for the migration and growth of small initial numbers of Salmonella Enteritidis to attain more dangerous levels inside contaminated eggs during storage at warm temperatures can sometimes vary between different lines of laying hens. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Measuring the intra-individual variability of the plasma proteome in the chicken model of spontaneous ovarian adenocarcinoma

ANALYTICAL AND BIOANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY, 398(2), 737–749.

By: A. Hawkridge n, R. Wysocky n, J. Petitte n, K. Anderson n, P. Mozdziak n, O. Fletcher n, J. Horowitz n, D. Muddiman n

Contributors: A. Hawkridge n, R. Wysocky n, J. Petitte n, K. Anderson n, P. Mozdziak n, O. Fletcher n, J. Horowitz n, D. Muddiman n

author keywords: Genomics/proteomics; Mass spectrometry/ICP-MS; Biological samples; Bioanalytical methods; Clinical/biomedical analysis
MeSH headings : Adenocarcinoma / metabolism; Adenocarcinoma / pathology; Animals; Chickens; Female; Humans; Mass Spectrometry / methods; Ovarian Neoplasms / metabolism; Ovarian Neoplasms / pathology; Plasma / metabolism; Proteome / analysis; Proteome / metabolism; Proteomics / methods
TL;DR: An experimental strategy for biomarker discovery is reported herein that combines the chicken model of EOC, longitudinal plasma sample collection with matched tissues, advanced mass spectrometry-based proteomics, and concepts derived from the index of individuality in an effort to identify diagnostic protein biomarkers. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 article

Measuring the intra-individual variability of the plasma proteome in the chicken model of spontaneous ovarian adenocarcinoma (vol 398, pg 737, 2010)

Hawkridge, A. M., Wysocky, R. B., Petitte, J. N., Anderson, K. E., Mozdziak, P. E., Fletcher, O. J., … Muddiman, D. C. (2010, October). ANALYTICAL AND BIOANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY, Vol. 398, pp. 1835–1835.

By: A. Hawkridge n, R. Wysocky n, J. Petitte n, K. Anderson n, P. Mozdziak n, O. Fletcher n, J. Horowitz n, D. Muddiman n

Contributors: A. Hawkridge n, R. Wysocky n, J. Petitte n, K. Anderson n, P. Mozdziak n, O. Fletcher n, J. Horowitz n, D. Muddiman n

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Physical quality and composition of retail shell eggs

POULTRY SCIENCE, 89(3), 582–587.

By: D. Jones*, M. Musgrove*, K. Anderson n & H. Thesmar

author keywords: shell egg; physical quality; composition; Haugh unit; shell strength
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens; Eggs / analysis; Eggs / standards; Food Analysis; Time Factors
TL;DR: Although significant differences were found between white and brown shell eggs and production methods, average values for quality attributes varied without one egg type consistently maintaining the highest or lowest values. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

The effects of commercial cool water washing of shell eggs on Haugh unit, vitelline membrane strength, aerobic microorganisms, and fungi

POULTRY SCIENCE, 89(1), 160–168.

By: A. Caudill*, P. Curtis*, K. Anderson n, L. Kerth*, O. Oyarazabal*, D. Jones*, M. Musgrove*

author keywords: shell egg; cool wash; egg quality; bacteria; fungi
MeSH headings : Animals; Bacteria, Aerobic / isolation & purification; Chickens; Eggs / microbiology; Food Handling / methods; Fungi / isolation & purification; Temperature; Vitelline Membrane / physiology; Water
TL;DR: Results of this study indicate that incorporating cool water into commercial shell egg processing, while maintaining a pH of 10 to 12, lowers postprocessing egg temperatures and allows for more rapid cooling, without causing a decline in egg quality or increasing the presence of aerobic microorganisms and fungi for approximately 5 wk postprocessing. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

The impact of scheduled cage cleaning on older hens (Gallus gallus)

LAB ANIMAL, 39(7), 210–215.

By: K. Anderson n, P. Mozdziak n & J. Petitte n

Contributors: K. Anderson n, P. Mozdziak n & J. Petitte n

MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry / methods; Animals; Chickens / physiology; Female; Housing, Animal; Longevity / physiology; Ovulation / physiology; Time Factors
TL;DR: It is suggested that regularly cleaning the cages of older hens may not promote better welfare or improve flock mortality, and it may be necessary to remove hens for cage changing once every 4 weeks. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
3. Good Health and Well-being (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Health and production in improved cage designs

International Journal of Poultry Science, 10(4), 348–354.

By: D. Arbona, K. Anderson & J. Hoffman

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 8, 2022

2009 journal article

Influence of hen age and strain on eggshell exterior, eggshell interior with membranes, and egg contents of microflora, and on Salmonella incidence during a single production cycle

JOURNAL OF APPLIED POULTRY RESEARCH, 18(4), 665–670.

By: V. Kretzschmar-McCluskey*, P. Curtis*, K. Anderson n, W. Berry* & L. Kerth*

author keywords: Salmonella; layer; egg
TL;DR: Although hen age did play a significant role in the increase of microflora, it had little effect on the incidence of SE, and Salmonella serotypes Ohio and Infantis were discovered in the study. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
14. Life Below Water (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Ovarian Adenocarcinomas in the Laying Hen and Women Share Similar Alterations in p53, ras, and HER-2/neu

CANCER PREVENTION RESEARCH, 2(2), 114–121.

By: A. Hakim n, C. Barry n, H. Barnes n, K. Anderson n, J. Petitte n, R. Whitaker n, J. Lancaster n, R. Wenham n ...

MeSH headings : Adenocarcinoma / genetics; Adenocarcinoma / pathology; Animals; Biomarkers, Tumor / genetics; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / metabolism; Disease Models, Animal; Female; Gene Expression Regulation, Neoplastic; Genes, ras / genetics; Humans; Immunoenzyme Techniques; Mutation / genetics; Ovarian Neoplasms / genetics; Ovarian Neoplasms / pathology; Oviducts / metabolism; Oviducts / pathology; Polymerase Chain Reaction; Receptor, ErbB-2 / metabolism; Tumor Suppressor Protein p53 / genetics
TL;DR: In conclusion, p53 alterations are common in chicken ovarian adenocarcinomas and correlate with the number of lifetime ovulations and HER-2/neu overexpression is common and may represent a marker to exclude an oviductal origin in cancers involving both the ovary and Oviduct. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Overview of natural and organic egg production: Looking back to the future

JOURNAL OF APPLIED POULTRY RESEARCH, 18(2), 348–354.

By: K. Anderson n

author keywords: chicken; egg; organic; cage-free; range production
TL;DR: An examination of alterative laying hen husbandry practices in the context of the current knowledge base would provide beneficial information to identify how these husbandry and feeding practices translate to modern strains of laying hens under cage-free or range production. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Crop Immune Response Post-Salmonella Enteritidis Challenge in Eight Commercial Egg-Layer Strains and Specific-Pathogen-Free White Leghorn Chickens

AVIAN DISEASES, 52(1), 79–87.

By: L. Vaughn*, P. Holt*, R. Moore*, R. Gast* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: Salmonella Enteritidis; chicken; crop; ingluvies; mucosal immune system; gut-associated lymphoid tissue; IgA; enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / immunology; Chickens / microbiology; Crop, Avian / anatomy & histology; Crop, Avian / immunology; Crop, Avian / microbiology; Female; Genetic Predisposition to Disease; Immunoglobulin A / metabolism; Lymphoid Tissue / immunology; Oviposition; Salmonella Infections, Animal / genetics; Salmonella Infections, Animal / microbiology; Salmonella enteritidis / immunology; Specific Pathogen-Free Organisms; Time Factors
TL;DR: Crop SE-LPS-specific IgA response remained elevated above day 0 baseline for the duration of the experiment and well-defined score 3 to 5 lymphoid tissue aggregates were observed in crop tissue sections harvested at day 34 PI. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Influence of hen age and molting treatments on shell egg exterior, interior, and contents microflora and Salmonella prevalence during a second production cycle

POULTRY SCIENCE, 87(10), 2146–2151.

By: V. Kretzschmar-McCluskey*, P. Curtis*, K. Anderson n, L. Kerth* & W. Berry*

author keywords: Salmonella; egg; layer; molt
MeSH headings : Animals; Bacteria, Aerobic / isolation & purification; Chickens / classification; Chickens / growth & development; Chickens / microbiology; Egg Shell / anatomy & histology; Egg Shell / microbiology; Egg White / microbiology; Egg Yolk / microbiology; Eggs / microbiology; Female; Molting / physiology; Salmonella / classification; Salmonella / growth & development; Salmonella / isolation & purification; Serotyping
TL;DR: Hen age and molting treatment significantly affected the microbial loads on all 3 egg components, and exterior, interior, yolk, and albumen counts increased during the molt period to as much as 1 log unit higher than the highest countable plate, which was 10(5). (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Temperature sequence of eggs from oviposition through distribution: Processing - Part 2

POULTRY SCIENCE, 87(6), 1187–1194.

By: K. Koelkebeck*, P. Patterson*, K. Anderson n, M. Darre*, J. Carey*, D. Ahn*, R. Ernst*, D. Kuney*, D. Jones*

author keywords: egg processing; egg temperature; shell egg
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens; Egg Shell; Eggs; Female; Food Handling / standards; Safety; Seasons; Temperature
TL;DR: It is suggested that season of year and geographic location can affect the temperature of eggs during shell egg processing and should be a component in future assessments of egg safety. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Temperature sequence of eggs from oviposition through distribution: Transportation - Part 3

POULTRY SCIENCE, 87(6), 1195–1201.

By: K. Anderson n, P. Patterson*, K. Koelkebeck*, M. Darre*, J. Carey*, D. Ahn*, R. Ernst*, D. Kuney*, D. Jones*

author keywords: egg transport; egg temperature; shell egg
MeSH headings : Abattoirs; Animals; Chickens; Cooking; Electricity; Meat / standards; Muscle, Skeletal; Temperature
TL;DR: It was determined that processors used refrigerated transport trucks (REFER) as short-term storage (STS) in both the winter and summer, and data suggest that the season of year affects the temperature of eggs during transport. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Temperature sequence of eggs from oviposition through distribution: production - Part 1

POULTRY SCIENCE, 87(6), 1182–1186.

By: P. Patterson*, K. Koelkebeck*, K. Anderson n, M. Darre*, J. Carey*, D. Ahn*, R. Ernst*, D. Kuney*, D. Jones*

author keywords: egg production; egg temperature; shell egg
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens; Eggs; Female; Food Handling / methods; Housing, Animal; Marketing / standards; Oviposition; Safety; Seasons; Surface Properties; Temperature
TL;DR: These findings showed seasonal and state impacts on ambient T in the hen house that ultimately influenced egg surface and internal T and showed opportunities to influence cooling rate to improve internal and microbial egg quality. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

The effect of quicklime (CaO) on litter condition and broiler performance

POULTRY SCIENCE, 87(5), 823–827.

By: V. Ruiz*, D. Ruiz*, A. Gernat*, J. Grimes n, J. Murillo*, M. Wineland n, K. Anderson n, R. Maguire*

author keywords: broiler; litter treatment; quicklime; phosphorus; litter pathogen
MeSH headings : Animal Welfare; Animals; Body Composition / drug effects; Calcium Compounds / pharmacology; Chickens / growth & development; Floors and Floorcoverings / standards; Housing, Animal / standards; Male; Oxides / pharmacology
TL;DR: It is concluded that the use of quicklime as a treatment for broiler litter would initially reduce nitrogen and soluble phosphorus and bacteria counts without negatively affecting bird productivity. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 journal article

CA125 expression in spontaneous ovarian adenocarcinomas from laying hens

Gynecologic Oncology, 104(1), 192–198.

By: E. Jackson, K. Anderson*, C. Ashwell*, J. Petitte* & P. Mozdziak*

Contributors: E. Jackson, K. Anderson*, C. Ashwell*, J. Petitte* & P. Mozdziak*

author keywords: ovarian cancer; chicken; avian; cancer markers; in vitro; Western blotting
MeSH headings : Adenocarcinoma / pathology; Animals; Blotting, Western; CA-125 Antigen / biosynthesis; Cell Growth Processes / physiology; Chickens; Disease Models, Animal; Female; Immunohistochemistry; Ovarian Neoplasms / immunology; Ovarian Neoplasms / pathology
TL;DR: The growth of avian tumors in culture fits a sigmoidal curve for cell growth and suggests a cell cycle time of 28 h, and CA125 expression does not appear to change with time in culture. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
3. Good Health and Well-being (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 2, 2020

2007 article

Effects of alternative Molting programs and population on layer performance: Results of the thirty-fifth North Carolina layer performance and management test (vol 16, pg 965, 2007)

Journal of Applied Poultry Research, Vol. 16, pp. 656–657.

By: K. Anderson & G. Havenstein

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 journal article

Effects of alternative molting programs and population on layer performance: Results of the thirty-fifth North Carolina layer performance and management test

JOURNAL OF APPLIED POULTRY RESEARCH, 16(3), 365–380.

By: K. Anderson n & G. Havenstein n

author keywords: laying hen; population; molting program; egg production; egg size; net income
TL;DR: The molted layers outperformed the nonmolted layers for both types of layers in terms of overall income over feed costs, indicating that further refinements are needed to make the NF program economically competitive with the FR molting program. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 journal article

Effects of genetic selection on behavioral profiles of single comb white Leghorn hens through two production cycles

POULTRY SCIENCE, 86(9), 1814–1820.

By: K. Anderson n, D. Jones n, G. Davis n & P. Jenkins n

author keywords: chicken; laying hen; molt; behavior; fearfulness
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry / methods; Animals; Behavior, Animal / physiology; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / physiology; Female; Molting / physiology; Selection, Genetic
TL;DR: Four layer genetic stocks and a commercial laying stock were utilized to evaluate potential changes in behavioral profiles due to the effects of genetic selection through 2 production cycles, indicating that long-term genetic selection by commercial egg-type breeding firms to enhance production parameters has had no impact on laying strain behavior patterns. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 journal article

Molting layers - Alternative methods and their effectiveness

POULTRY SCIENCE, 86(6), 1260–1264.

By: K. Koelkebeck* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: molting; laying hen; behavior
MeSH headings : Animal Welfare; Animals; Behavior, Animal / physiology; Chickens / physiology; Female; Food Deprivation; Molting / physiology; Oviposition / physiology
TL;DR: The use of alternative nonfeed withdrawal molting methods provide comparable laying hen well-being and may enhance the transition from a productive to a resting state. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 article

Realistic views concerning poultry welfare

Anderson, K. E., & Koelkebeck, K. W. (2007, June). POULTRY SCIENCE, Vol. 86, pp. 1251–1252.

By: K. Anderson n & K. Koelkebeck*

author keywords: poultry; welfare; well-being
TL;DR: The animal welfare (rights) issue the authors face today is not one that will be resolved through research or factual knowledge, it is an emotional issue that resides on philosophical beliefs that are often associated with the religion of an individual or his or her lack thereof. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 journal article

Salmonella Populations and Prevalence in Layer Feces from Commercial High-Rise Houses and Characterization of the Salmonella Isolates by Serotyping, Antibiotic Resistance Analysis, and Pulsed Field Gel Electrophoresis

Poultry Science, 86(3), 591–597.

By: X. Li n, J. Payne n, F. Santos n, J. Levine n, K. Anderson n & B. Sheldon n

author keywords: Salmonella; layer feces; population; prevalence; characterization
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens / microbiology; Drug Resistance, Bacterial; Electrophoresis, Gel, Pulsed-Field / veterinary; Feces / microbiology; Female; Housing, Animal; Salmonella / classification; Salmonella / drug effects; Salmonella / isolation & purification; Serotyping
TL;DR: The objectives of this study were to evaluate the Salmonella populations and prevalence in layer feces during the laying cycle and molting of the hen and to characterize the layer fecal Salmoneella isolates by serotyping, antibiotic resistance analysis, and pulsed field gel electrophoresis. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Effect of testing temperature on internal egg quality measurements

Poultry Science, 85(3), 550–555.

By: K. Keener*, K. McAvoy n, J. Foegeding n, P. Curtis*, K. Anderson n, J. Osborne n, D. Bush

author keywords: egg quality; testing temperature; Haugh unit; albumen quality
MeSH headings : Albumins; Animals; Chickens; Egg Yolk; Eggs / standards; Quality Control; Temperature; Time Factors
TL;DR: The electronic Haugh, which electronically measures albumen height and calculates HU, provided the lowest coefficient of variation, was sensitive to quality loss, and gave the highest quality measurement (5 degrees C). (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 chapter

Eggs and Egg Products

In ASHRAE Handbook - Refrigeration (I-P and S-I Editions, pp. 21–21-21–13). Peachtree Corners, GA: American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.

By: G. Zeidler, K. Anderson & M. Samimi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2020

2006 journal article

Liming poultry manures to decrease soluble phosphorus and suppress the bacteria population

JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY, 35(3), 849–857.

By: R. Maguire n, D. Hesterberg n, A. Gernat*, K. Anderson n, M. Wineland n & J. Grimes n

Contributors: R. Maguire n, D. Hesterberg n, A. Gernat*, K. Anderson n, M. Wineland n & J. Grimes n

MeSH headings : Animals; Bacteria / isolation & purification; Colony Count, Microbial; Hydrogen-Ion Concentration; Manure / microbiology; Phosphorus / analysis; Poultry; Soil / analysis; Solubility
TL;DR: The liming process used to evaluate CaO and Ca(OH)2 for killing manure bacterial populations and stabilizing P in poultry wastes and to investigate the influence on soils following amendment with the treated wastes. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 chapter

Chickens: Layer Reproduction Management

In Encyclopedia of Animal Science (pp. 225–228).

By: K. Anderson*

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 12, 2020

2004 journal article

Determination of cooling rates and carbon dioxide uptake in commercially processed shell eggs using cryogenic carbon dioxide gas

POULTRY SCIENCE, 83(1), 89–94.

By: K. Keener n, K. Anderson n, P. Curtis* & J. Foegeding n

author keywords: carbon dioxide; cryogenic cooling; shell egg
MeSH headings : Animals; Carbon Dioxide / metabolism; Cold Temperature; Egg Shell / metabolism; Egg Shell / microbiology; Eggs / analysis; Eggs / standards; Environment, Controlled; Food Contamination / prevention & control; Food Handling / methods; Food Preservation / methods; Ovalbumin / chemistry; Poultry; Salmonella enteritidis / growth & development; Time Factors
TL;DR: It is suggested that a large amount of CO2 enters the egg during the cryogenic cooling process but is quickly lost during storage, and beyond 10 wk of storage, the albumen CO2 content in cryogenically cooled eggs was higher than in the traditionally cooled eggs suggesting chemical changes may have occurred in the band. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

Effects of bird age, density, and molt on behavioral profiles of two commercial layer strains in cages

POULTRY SCIENCE, 83(1), 15–23.

By: K. Anderson n, G. Davis n, P. Jenkins n & A. Carroll n

author keywords: chicken; laying hen; molt; behavior; fearfulness
MeSH headings : Age Factors; Aging / physiology; Animal Husbandry / methods; Animal Welfare; Animals; Behavior, Animal; Chickens / physiology; Feathers / injuries; Female; Housing, Animal; Molting / physiology; Oviposition / physiology; Population Density; Random Allocation
TL;DR: Behaviors were affected by strain, density, bird age, and molting; however, the patterns and number of aggressive acts did not increase to compromise the welfare status of the hens. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

Microbial contamination in inoculated shell eggs: II. Effects of layer strain and egg storage

POULTRY SCIENCE, 83(1), 95–100.

By: D. Jones n, P. Curtis n, K. Anderson n & F. Jones*

author keywords: genetics; Pseudomonas fluorescens; Salmonella enteritidis; shell egg; spoilage
MeSH headings : Animals; Breeding; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / physiology; Consumer Product Safety; Egg Shell / microbiology; Eggs / microbiology; Eggs / standards; Female; Food Contamination; Food Handling / methods; Food Microbiology; Pseudomonas fluorescens / growth & development; Pseudomonas fluorescens / pathogenicity; Salmonella enteritidis / growth & development; Salmonella enteritidis / pathogenicity; Selection, Genetic
TL;DR: Data suggest that genetic selection has altered microbiological defenses of the eggs produced and eggs from control strain 10 and the current commercial laying stock were more easily contaminated than the other strains. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

Shell characteristics of eggs from historic strains of Single Comb White Leghorn chickens and the relationship of egg shape to shell strength

International Journal of Poultry Science, 3(1), 17.

By: K. Anderson*, J. Tharrington*, P. Curtis* & F. Jones*

TL;DR: The results from this study suggest that genetic selection has produced larger eggs that are rounder in shape and a decline in breaking force, percent shell weight, and specific gravity was observed among all the strains over the production period. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

Survey of shell egg processing plant sanitation programs: Effects on non-egg-contact surfaces

JOURNAL OF FOOD PROTECTION, 67(12), 2801–2804.

By: M. Musgrove*, D. Jones*, J. Northcutt*, P. Curtis*, K. Anderson n, D. Fletcher*, N. Cox*

MeSH headings : Animals; Bacteria, Aerobic / isolation & purification; Chickens; Colony Count, Microbial; Egg Shell / microbiology; Enterobacteriaceae / isolation & purification; Equipment Contamination; Food Contamination / analysis; Food Contamination / prevention & control; Food Handling / methods; Food Handling / standards; Food Microbiology; Food-Processing Industry / methods; Food-Processing Industry / standards; Hygiene
TL;DR: Pre and POST levels of plant sanitation, as determined by direct microbial plating, did not differ significantly and it is difficult to draw definitive conclusions about how rigid SSOPs should be for the shell egg processing industry. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

The effects of different beak trimming techniques on plasma corticosterone and performance criteria in single comb White Leghorn hens

POULTRY SCIENCE, 83(10), 1624–1628.

By: G. Davis n, K. Anderson n & D. Jones*

author keywords: beak trim; corticosterone; production criteria
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry; Animals; Beak / surgery; Behavior, Animal; Body Weight / physiology; Chickens / physiology; Corticosterone / blood; Fear / physiology; Feathers; Feeding Behavior / physiology; Female; Leukocytes / physiology; Radioimmunoassay; Survival / physiology
TL;DR: It was concluded that pullets and hens could adapt to the physiological stress of beak trimming and out perform, during a lay phase, controls whose beaks were not trimmed. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
1. No Poverty (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

Survey of Shell Egg Processing Plant Sanitation Programs: Effects on Egg Contact Surfaces

Journal of Food Protection, 66(8), 1486–1489.

By: D. Jones*, J. Northcutt*, M. Musgrove*, P. Curtis*, K. Anderson n, D. Fletcher*, N. Cox*

MeSH headings : Animals; Colony Count, Microbial; Consumer Product Safety; Egg Shell / microbiology; Enterobacteriaceae / growth & development; Enterobacteriaceae / isolation & purification; Equipment Contamination; Food Contamination / analysis; Food Handling / methods; Food-Processing Industry / standards; Humans; Hygiene
TL;DR: Assessment of sanitation programs used in a variety of shell egg processing facilities suggested that traffic patterns for the movement of eggs and materials through the plant should be reevaluated so that cross-contamination is reduced. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 chapter

Biologic Effects of Progestins on Ovarian Epithelium: Cancer Prevention Through Apoptosis

In I. J. Jacobs, J. H. Shepard, D. H. Oram, A. D. Blackett, D. M. Luesley, & C. H. Hudson (Eds.), Ovarian Cancer (pp. 161–170). Oxford University Press.

By: G. Rodriguez, D. Walmer, M. Cline, H. Krigham, R. Whitaker, P. Isner, B. Lessey, C. McMahon ...

Ed(s): I. Jacobs, J. Shepard, D. Oram, A. Blackett, D. Luesley & C. Hudson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2020

2002 journal article

Effects of cryogenic cooling of shell eggs on egg quality

POULTRY SCIENCE, 81(5), 727–733.

By: D. Jones n, J. Tharrington n, P. Curtis n, K. Anderson n, K. Keener n & F. Jones*

author keywords: cryogenic cooling; Haugh unit; egg grade; vitelline membrane
MeSH headings : Air; Animals; Carbon Dioxide; Chickens; Cold Temperature; Cryopreservation / methods; Egg Shell; Eggs / standards; Food Preservation / methods; Nitrogen; Quality Control; Time Factors; Vitelline Membrane / physiology
TL;DR: Investigation of the effects of cryogenic cooling on shell egg quality found use of the technology could allow for egg quality to be maintained for a longer time, which could increase international markets and potentially lead to extended shelf lives. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 chapter

Eggs and Egg Products

In ASHRAE Handbook: Refrigeration (I-P and S-I Editions). Atlanta, GA: American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.

By: G. Zeidler, K. Anderson, M. Samimi, W. Stadelman & T. Yang

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2020

2002 journal article

Microbial contamination in inoculated shell eggs: I. Effects of layer strain and hen age

POULTRY SCIENCE, 81(5), 715–720.

By: D. Jones n, K. Anderson n, P. Curtis n & F. Jones*

author keywords: egg; Salmonella enteritidis; Pseudomonas fluorescens; pathogen; spoilage
MeSH headings : Age Factors; Animals; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / physiology; Colony Count, Microbial / veterinary; Egg Shell / microbiology; Eggs / microbiology; Female; Food Microbiology; Kinetics; Pseudomonas fluorescens / growth & development; Pseudomonas fluorescens / physiology; Salmonella enteritidis / growth & development; Salmonella enteritidis / physiology
TL;DR: The overall results of this study suggest that genetic selection has altered the ability of eggs to resist microbial contamination and that screening for microbial integrity should be considered in the selection process among the laying egg breeders. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 journal article

The effects of feeding the direct-fed microbial, PrimaLac, on growth parameters and egg production in Single Comb White Leghorn hens

POULTRY SCIENCE, 81(6), 755–759.

By: G. Davis n & K. Anderson n

author keywords: direct-fed microbial; extra large eggs; feed cost; net income
MeSH headings : Animal Feed / economics; Animal Husbandry / economics; Animals; Body Constitution; Chickens / physiology; Costs and Cost Analysis; Eggs; Female; Growth; Housing, Animal; Reproduction
TL;DR: It was concluded that PrimaLac can improve egg size and lower feed costs, regardless of the bird density used in the present study. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

Egg marketing in national supermarkets: Egg quality - Part 1

POULTRY SCIENCE, 80(4), 383–389.

By: D. Bell*, P. Patterson*, K. Koelkebeck*, K. Anderson n, M. Darre*, J. Carey*, D. Kuney, G. Zeidler*

author keywords: egg marketing; retail; egg quality; egg breakage
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens; Data Collection; Egg Shell; Eggs / standards; Food Industry / standards; Food Industry / statistics & numerical data; Quality Control; Time Factors; United States
TL;DR: Brown and white eggs were different relative to age and HU, but egg weights and cracked eggs were statistically the same, and significant age, egg weight, and cracked egg differences were observed between states. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

Egg marketing in national supermarkets: Products, packaging, and prices - Part 3

POULTRY SCIENCE, 80(4), 396–400.

By: K. Koelkebeck*, D. Bell*, J. Carey*, K. Anderson n & M. Darre*

author keywords: egg marketing; shell egg varieties; egg product varieties; egg packaging; consumer egg price
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens / physiology; Costs and Cost Analysis; Eggs / economics; Female; Food Handling; Food Labeling; Food Packaging; United States
TL;DR: Data indicate that product selection, packaging, and consumer prices for shell eggs and egg products varied considerably across five separate regions of the country. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

Egg marketing in national supermarkets: Specialty eggs - Part 2

POULTRY SCIENCE, 80(4), 390–395.

By: P. Patterson*, K. Koelkebeck*, D. Bell*, J. Carey n, K. Anderson* & M. Darre*

author keywords: specialty eggs; organic; egg quality; age; price
MeSH headings : Animal Feed; Animals; Chickens / physiology; Costs and Cost Analysis; Egg Shell; Eggs / classification; Eggs / economics; Eggs / standards; Female; Food Preservation; Quality Control; Time Factors; United States; Zygote
TL;DR: Large eggs promoted as having one or more features beyond conventional white or brown shell eggs (specialty eggs) were evaluated for quality and price in a national retail study. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

The effects of genetic selection on production parameters of single comb white leghorn hens

POULTRY SCIENCE, 80(8), 1139–1143.

By: D. Jones n, K. Anderson n & G. Davis n

author keywords: genetic selection; egg production
MeSH headings : Animals; Body Weight / genetics; Body Weight / physiology; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / physiology; Eggs / standards; Energy Intake; Female; Housing, Animal; Oviposition / genetics; Selection, Genetic
TL;DR: It is concluded that genetic selection has improved production parameters in commercial layers as determined by measurements in this study. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 book

Effects of Cryogenic Cooling of Shell Eggs on Interior Quality and Microbiological Integrity

In J. S. Sim, S. Nakai, & W. Guenter (Eds.), Egg Nutrition and Biotechnology (pp. 411–416). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing.

By: D. Jones, P. Curtis, J. Tharrington & F. Jones

Ed(s): J. Sim, S. Nakai & W. Guenter

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2020

2000 article

Gas exchange into shell eggs from cryogenic cooling

Keener, K. M., Lacrosse, J. D., Farkas, B. E., Curtis, P. A., & Anderson, K. E. (2000, February). POULTRY SCIENCE, Vol. 79, pp. 275–280.

By: K. Keener n, J. Lacrosse n, B. Farkas n, P. Curtis n & K. Anderson n

author keywords: cryogenic cooling; gas composition; nitrogen; carbon dioxide; shell egg
MeSH headings : Animals; Carbon Dioxide / metabolism; Chickens; Egg Shell / chemistry; Nitrogen / metabolism; Temperature
TL;DR: It was found that the CO2 concentration in the air cell of a shell egg can be increased from 0.04 to 48% by CO2 cooling and storage in a CO2 environment. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

The effects of long-term caging and molt of Single Comb White Leghorn hens on herterophil to lymphocyte ratios, corticosterone and thyroid hormones

POULTRY SCIENCE, 79(4), 514–518.

By: G. Davis n, K. Anderson n & A. Carroll n

author keywords: egg production; corticosterone; heterophil to lymphocyte ratio; thyroid hormones; molt
MeSH headings : Aging; Animals; Chickens / physiology; Corticosterone / blood; Female; Housing, Animal; Leukocyte Count; Lymphocyte Count; Molting; Oviposition; Thyroid Hormones / blood; Thyroxine / blood; Triiodothyronine / blood
TL;DR: The physiological and metabolic parameters of the different hen strains and cage densities were similar during egg production, however, CS, T3, T4, and H:L changed with age in relation to the egg production cycle, and these parameters were affected by bird age. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 article

The influence of rapid air cooling and carbon dioxide cooling and subsequent storage in air and carbon dioxide on shell egg quality

Keener, K. M., LaCrosse, J. D., Curtis, P. A., Anderson, K. E., & Farkas, B. E. (2000, July). POULTRY SCIENCE, Vol. 79, pp. 1067–1071.

By: K. Keener n, J. LaCrosse n, P. Curtis n, K. Anderson n & B. Farkas n

author keywords: rapid cooling; carbon dioxide; shell eggs; Haugh units
MeSH headings : Air; Animals; Carbon Dioxide; Cold Temperature; Egg Shell / physiology; Eggs / analysis; Environment, Controlled; Food Preservation; Food Technology; Hydrogen-Ion Concentration; Ovalbumin / analysis; Poultry; Quality Control
TL;DR: Subsequent storage of rapidly air-cooled eggs in C02 may increase shelf life, but Haugh units were not statistically different from rapid air- cooled eggs, and CO2-cooling and subsequent storage in CO2 increased Haughunits. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 journal article

Comparison of physical quality and composition of eggs from historic strains of single comb white leghorn chickens

Poultry Science, 78(4), 591–594.

By: J. Tharrington n, P. Curtis n, F. Jones n & K. Anderson n

MeSH headings : Aging / physiology; Animals; Chickens; Egg Shell / chemistry; Egg White / analysis; Egg Yolk / chemistry; Eggs / analysis; Eggs / standards; Female; Hydrogen-Ion Concentration; Species Specificity
TL;DR: The results from this study indicate that genetic selection has produced larger eggs containing a lower percentage of yolk while overall egg quality has been maintained or improved. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 journal article

Composting Poultry Mortality

Problems of Ecological Security in Agriculture, 3, 95–105.

By: T. Carter, K. Anderson, J. Arends, J. Barker, S. Burton, B. Hawkins, J. Parsons, D. Rives ...

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2020

1998 chapter

Eggs and Egg Products

In 1998 ASHRAE Handbook: Refrigeration (I-P and S-I Editions). Atlanta, GA: American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.

By: G. Zeidler, K. Anderson, M. Samimi, W. Stadelman & T. Yang

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2020

1997 journal article

Internal and external bacterial counts from shells of eggs washed in a commercial-type processor at various wash-water temperatures

JOURNAL OF FOOD PROTECTION, 60(11), 1324–1328.

By: L. Lucore n, F. Jones*, K. Anderson n & P. Curtis n

author keywords: eggs; bacteria on eggshell; wash water temperature; egg washing
TL;DR: On the basis of the data, spray washing eggs in l5.5°C water does not appear to increase internal shell bacterial counts, and a reexamination of cold-water processing procedures may be in order. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 journal article

Plan de HACCP para plantas de clasificacion de huevos

Industria Avicola, 44(10), 10–12.

By: P. Curtis, K. Anderson & F. Jones

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1995 journal article

Concentrations of corticosterone and luteinizing hormone in plasma during the ovulatory cycle of laying hens

International Journal of Poultry Science, 14(8), 1079–1092.

By: F. Edens, K. Anderson, G. Havenstein, J. Brake & K. Anderson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: September 8, 2022

1995 journal article

Cryogenic Gas for Rapid Cooling of Commercially Processed Shell Eggs Before Packaging

Journal of Food Protection, 58(4), 389–394.

By: P. Curtis n, K. Anderson n & F. Jones n

author keywords: SHELL EGGS; RAPID COOLING
TL;DR: The results of this trial suggest that rapid cooling with cryogenic gases could be used in conjunction with current commercial egg processing to cool eggs prior to packaging to reduce egg temperatures as well as the likelihood of Salmonella enteritidis growth in or on eggs. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

1995 journal article

Effect of Extrusion on Feed Characteristics and Broiler Chicken Performance

Journal of Applied Poultry Research, 4(3), 300–309.

By: F. Jones n, K. Anderson n & P. Ferket n

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1995 journal article

Effects of Cage Population on the Productive Performance of Layers

Poultry Science, 74(4), 633–637.

By: J. Carey*, F. Kuo* & K. Anderson n

author keywords: HEN; CAGE POPULATION; STRAINS; EGG PRODUCTION; FEED CONSUMPTION
MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens / physiology; Crowding / physiopathology; Eggs / standards; Female; Housing, Animal; Oviposition / physiology; Species Specificity
TL;DR: Cage population had no influence on hen-day egg production, mortality, feed conversion, egg size (peewee, small, medium, large, extra large), egg mass, lost eggs (by meat or blood spots), and percentage Grade B eggs. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2020

1995 journal article

Effects of strain and rearing dietary regimens on brown-egg pullet growth and strain, rearing dietary regimens, density, and feeder space effects on subsequent laying performance

Poultry Science, 74(7), 1079–1092.

By: K. Anderson n, G. Havenstein n & J. Brake n

author keywords: BROWN-EGG STRAINS; DIETARY REGIMENS; STEP-UP PROTEIN; STEP-DOWN PROTEIN; REVERSE PROTEIN
MeSH headings : Animal Feed; Animal Husbandry; Animals; Chickens / genetics; Chickens / growth & development; Diet, Protein-Restricted / veterinary; Female; Housing, Animal; Oviposition / physiology; Reproduction / physiology; Species Specificity
TL;DR: The data suggest that the levels of dietary Ca and P should be increased with these programs to compensate for the reduced consumption associated with them. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
7. Affordable and Clean Energy (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1995 patent

Rapid chilling of shell eggs using cryogenic gases

Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

By: K. Anderson, P. Curtis & F. Jones

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1994 journal article

Duodenal Calcium Uptake, Femur Ash, and Eggshell Quality Decline with Age and Increase Following Molt

Poultry Science, 73(10), 1590–1596.

By: H. Al Batshan n, S. Scheideler n, B. Black n, J. Garlich n & K. Anderson n

author keywords: LAYING HEN; INTESTINAL CALCIUM UPTAKE; FEMUR ASH; SHELL QUALITY; MOLT
MeSH headings : Age Factors; Animals; Bone Density; Calcium / metabolism; Chickens / physiology; Egg Shell / anatomy & histology; Feathers / physiology; Female; Femur / physiology; Intestinal Absorption
TL;DR: An experiment was conducted to test the hypothesis that the decline in eggshell quality over time during egg production, and its improvement after molting, paralleled the rate of calcium uptake by the duodenum of the laying hen. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

1994 journal article

Effects of Cage Versus Floor Rearing Environments and Cage Floor Mesh Size on Bone Strength, Fearfulness, and Production of Single Comb White Leghorn Hens ,

Poultry Science, 73(8), 1233–1240.

By: K. Anderson n & A. Adams*

author keywords: LAYER; FLOOR TYPE; FEEDER SPACE; BONE STRENGTH; REARING ENVIRONMENT
MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry; Animals; Behavior, Animal; Body Weight; Bone and Bones / anatomy & histology; Bone and Bones / physiology; Chickens / physiology; Fear; Female; Oviposition / physiology; Population Density
TL;DR: Hens reared in cages produced heavier eggs with a higher percentage of Grade A eggs and had fewer body checks than floor-reared birds and Alteration of the mesh size of layer cage floor had no effect on the production levels of the hens. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 12, 2020

1994 journal article

Effects of floor versus cage rearing and feeder space on growth, long bone development, and duration of tonic immobility in single comb White Leghorn pullets

Poultry Science, 73(7), 958.

By: K. Anderson n & A. Adams*

MeSH headings : Animal Husbandry / methods; Animals; Body Weight; Bone Development; Chickens / anatomy & histology; Chickens / growth & development; Chickens / physiology; Eating; Evaluation Studies as Topic; Fear; Female
TL;DR: Cage and floor rearing environments are comparable for rearing pullets provided feeder space is not restricted to such an extent as to inhibit BW. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1994 journal article

Mycotoxins and Feed Refusal by Pekin Ducks

Journal of Applied Poultry Research, 3(2), 190–192.

By: G. Davis n, K. Anderson n, C. Parkhurst n, D. Rives n & W. Hagler n

TL;DR: Pathological analysis indicated that the ducklings were dehydrated with no feed in the gastrointestinal tract, and a necropsy diagnosis indicated a condition similar to starve-outs and feed refusal. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
3. Good Health and Well-being (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

1992 journal article

Effects of Rearing Density and Feeder and Waterer Spaces on the Productivity and Fearful Behavior of Layers

Poultry Science, 71(1), 53–58.

By: K. Anderson* & A. Adams*

author keywords: DENSITY; FEEDER SPACE; WATERER SPACE; PULLETS; BEHAVIOR
TL;DR: Two groups of White Leghorn pullets reared in cages were used to study the effects of rearing density and feeder and waterer spaces on their performance and fearful behavior, and the results confirmed that rearing at a density of 193 versus 221 cm2 had lower outcomes. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 12, 2020

1991 journal article

Effects of Type of Cage Front and Feed Trough Partitions on Productivity and Ingestive, Agonistic, and Fearful Behaviors of Egg-Type Hens

Poultry Science, 70(4), 770–775.

By: K. Anderson* & A. Adams*

author keywords: CAGE FRONT; FEED TROUGH PARTITIONS; BEHAVIOR; EGG PRODUCTION; LAYERS
MeSH headings : Agonistic Behavior; Animal Welfare; Animals; Behavior, Animal; Chickens / growth & development; Chickens / physiology; Drinking; Eating; Fear; Feathers; Feeding Behavior; Female; Housing, Animal
TL;DR: Type of cage front had no significant effects on age at sexual maturity, egg production, mortality rate, average egg weight, and body weight and there were differences in feeding location preferences among treatments but not within treatments. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 12, 2020

1989 journal article

Behavioral Adaptation of Floor-Reared White Leghorn Pullets to Different Cage Densities and Cage Shapes During the Initial Settling-in Period

Poultry Science, 68(1), 70–78.

By: K. Anderson*, A. Adams* & J. Craig*

TL;DR: Two groups of White Leghorn pullets, reared in floor pens, were observed for changes in behavioral traits when housed in cages, and pullets housed four/cage spent significantly more time in cages than other groups. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 12, 2020

1988 journal article

Research Note: Effects of Feed Trough Partitions on Productivity and Behavior of Layers

Poultry Science, 67(9), 1348–1351.

By: K. Anderson* & A. Adams*

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
8. Decent Work and Economic Growth (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2020

1986 journal article

Effects of Type of Cage Partition, Cage Shape, and Bird Density on Productivity and Well-Being of Layers

Poultry Science, 65(11), 2023–2028.

By: N. Ramos*, K. Anderson* & A. Adams*

MeSH headings : Animals; Chickens / physiology; Crowding; Feeding Behavior / physiology; Female; Housing, Animal; Oviposition; Population Density
TL;DR: Data suggest that hens in cages with solid metal sides performed similarly to their sisters in cagesWith wire mesh sides and backs as well as type of cage side and back partitions. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 12, 2020

Employment

Updated: December 23rd, 2019 14:25

1990 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Professor Prestage Department of Poultry Science

Education

Updated: December 23rd, 2019 14:27

1983 - 1990

Kansas State University Manhattan, Kansas, US
PhD Animal Science

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