School of Biosciences

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Jean Margerison

Associate Professor, Faculty of Science


Teaching Summary

Animal Physiology and Production Sustainable Systems

Animal Nutrition, Animal Health, Behaviour and Welfare

Animal Feeds and Feeding Systems

Dairy cattle, Calf and Growing Heifer Nutrition, Management and Lactation

Lactation Biology, Mammary Development and Function

Cattle Housing, behaviour and welfare

Sustainability of food Production and Environmental Protection

Research Summary

Dairy calf and cow nutrition, health and welfare.

Neonatal management; nutrition, health and behaviour.

Mammary development and function.

Sustainable livestock production systems and global food security.

Cow nutrition, housing, lameness and behaviour.

Temperate and tropical cattle management and nutrition.

Milk composition and quality.

Maco and mico-nutrients in animal nutrition and the prevention of metabolic disorders and infertility.

Animal nutrition, feed conversion efficiency and environmental protection.

Activity and Sensor technology in monitoring animal productivity and health.

Selected Publications

Past Research

Dairy cattle Nutrition.

Neonatal Nutrition.

Sustainable systems in Tropical climates.

Tropical cattle breed, feeds and feeding.

Pasture based agricultural systems in New Zealand

Cattle housing

School of Biosciences

University of Nottingham
Sutton Bonington Campus
Nr Loughborough
LE12 5RD, UK

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