Research Associate Professor of Ruminant NutritionContact Information
University of Pennsylvania
School of Veterinary Medicine
Dept of Clinical Studies
New Bolton Center
382 West Street Road
Kennett Square, PA 19348
PhD (Dairy Science) Ohio State University, 1990
Elizondo Salazar JA, Ferguson JD, Beegle DB, Remsburg DW, Wu Z.
: Body phosphorus mobilization and deposition during lactation in dairy cows.
J Anim Physiol Anim Nutr (Berl). 10.1111: EPub, Mar 27 2012.
Satter LD, Wu Z.: Full crediting of manure nutrients essential in future. Feedstuffs Page: 11, July 2010.
Dou Z, Ramberg CF Jr, Chapuis-Lardy L, Toth JD, Wu Z, Chase LE, Kohn RA,
Knowlton KF, Ferguson JD: A fecal test for assessing phosphorus overfeeding on
dairy farms: evaluation using extensive farm data. J. Dairy Sci. 93(2): 830-9, Feb 2010.
Remsburg DW, Munson RJ, Elliot RD, Dou ZX, Ferguson JD, Galligan DT, Wu Z, Baker LD: Case report-two nutritional interventions in dairy cattle herds helped improve productivity and animal health while reducing environmental footprint. Bovine Practitioner 2010.
Ferguson JD, Wu Z, Remsburg DW, Mertz K: The influence of Bacillus pumilus 8G-134 on milk production of dairy cows in early lactation. J. Dairy Sci. 93(1): 871, 2010.
Liu Z, Wang C, Liu JX, Wang DM, Wu Z: Effect of dietary phosphorus amount on milk production of dairy cows in China. J. Dairy Sci. 93(1): 567, 2010.
Ferguson JD, Munson RJ, Baker LD, Wu Z, Dou Z: Comparison of prediction of enteric methane production from lactating dairy cows in Pennsylvania. Greenhouse Gases and Animal Agriculture Conference Symposium 2010.
Galbraith EA, Smith AH, Mertz KJ, Wu Z, Ferguson JD: Effect of direct-fed microbial (DFM) products on rumen bacterial communities in Holstein cows at 2 and 6 weeks postcalving. J. Dairy Sci. 93(1): 431, 2010.
Taylor MS, Knowlton KF, McGilliard ML, Swecker WS, Ferguson JD, Wu Z, Hanigan MD: Dietary calcium has little effect on mineral balance and bone mineral metabolism through twenty weeks of lactation in Holstein cows. J. Dairy Sci. 92(1): 223-37, Jan 2009.
Ferguson JD, Remsburg DW, Block E, Wu Z.: Reproductive responses of diary cows to supplemental fat. J. Dairy Sci. 92(1): 533, 2009.