Dr Karen Harper

Research Fellow

School of Agriculture and Food Sciences
Faculty of Science
karen.harper@uq.edu.au
+61 7 54601 159

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Agricultural Science, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Agricultural Science (Hons 2B), The University of Queensland

Publications

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Publications

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Harper, K. J., Barber, D., Callow, M., McNeill, D. M and Poppi, D. P. (2014). Assessment of the iNDF of subtropical pastures. In: S. Hatcher, G. L. Krebs and B. W. B. Holman, Proceedings of the 30th Biennial Conference of the Australian Society of Animal Production. Herbivores 2014: 1st Joint International Symposium on the Nutrition of Herbivores / International Symposium on Ruminant Physiology (Joint ISNH/ISRP International Conference 2014) held in conjunction with the 30th Biennial Conference of the Australian Society of Animal Production, Canberra, ACT, Australia, (320-320). 8-12 September, 2014.

  • Harper, K. J. and McNeill, D. M. (2014). Direct in vitro measurement of indigestible neutral detergent fibre to improve the prediction of milk production from subtropical forages. In: David McNeill and Alan Bell, Extended Abstracts of papers presented at the 8th International Workshop on Modelling Nutrient Digestion and Utilisation in Farm Animals. MODNUT 2014: 8th International Workshop: Modelling Nutrient Digestion and Utilization in Farm Animals, Cairns, QLD, Australia, (xxi-xxi). 15-17 September, 2014. doi:10.1071/ANv54n12abstracts

  • Harper, K. J., Isherwood, P., Barber, D., Callow, M., McNeill, D. M. and Poppi, D. P. (2014). Prediction of iNDF of subtropical forages by near infrared reflectance spectroscopy. In: S. Hatcher, G. L. Krebs and B. W. B. Holman, Proceedings of the 30th Biennial Conference of the Australian Society of Animal Production. Herbivores 2014: 1st Joint International Symposium on the Nutrition of Herbivores / International Symposium on Ruminant Physiology (Joint ISNH/ISRP International Conference 2014) held in conjunction with the 30th Biennial Conference of the Australian Society of Animal Production, Canberra, ACT, Australia, (321-321). 8-12 September, 2014.

  • Harper, K. J., Costa, D .F. A., Gulino, L.-M., Klieve, A. V., McLennan, S. R., Quigley, S. P. and Poppi, D. P. (2013). The association between liveweight gain and rumen microbial diversity in cattle. In: Proceedings: Northern Beef Research Update Conference 2013. Northern Beef Research Update Conference 2013, Cairns, QLD, Australia, (169-169). 12-15 August, 2013.

  • Harper, K. J., Panjaitan, T., Gulino, L.-M., Kleive, A. V., Quigley, S. P. and Poppi, D. P. (2013). The effects of spirulina algae supplementation on the rumen microbial community of beef cattle. In: Proceedings: Northern Beef Research Update Conference 2013. Northern Beef Research Update Conference 2013, Cairns, QLD, Australia, (170-170). 12-15 August, 2013.

  • Harper, K. J., Klieve, A.V., Panjaitan, T., Poppi, D. P. and Ouwerkerk, D. (2010). Changes in the rumen bacterial community in steers fed with supplemented tropical pasture. In: R. C. Dobos, P. L. Greenwood and J. V. Nolan, Proceedings of the 28th Biennial Conference of the Australian Society of Animal Production. 28th Biennial Conference of the Australian Society of Animal Production, Armidale, N.S.W., Australia, (65-65). 11-15 July 2010.

Other Outputs

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