Journal of Animal Science and Journal of Dairy Science Format

Journal of Dairy Science Instructions to Authors
Journal of Animal Science Instructions to Authors

In 2002 the Journal of Animal Science and the Journal of Dairy Science agreed to use the same format style. See below for samples.


Books and Articles Within Edited Books
AOAC. 1990. Official Methods of Analysis. 15th ed. Assoc. Offic. Anal.
Chem., Arlington, VA.
Church, D. C. 1991. Livestock Feeds and Feeding. 3rd ed. Prentice-
Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ.
NRC. 1989. Pages 90-110 in Nutrient Requirements of Dairy Cattle.
6th rev. ed. Natl. Acad. Press, Washington, DC.
Snedecor, G. W., and W. G. Cochran. 1989. Statistical Methods. 8th
ed. Iowa State Univ. Press, Ames.
Steel, R. G. D., and J. H. Torrie. 1980. Principles and Procedures of
Statistics: A Biometrical Approach. 2nd ed. McGraw-Hill Book
Co., New York.
Varga, G. A., and H. F. Tyrell. 1989. Effect of prior rate of gain and
end weight on energy metabolism, visceral organ mass and body
composition of Angus × Hereford steers. Page 287 in Energy
Metabolism of Farm Animals. EAAP Publ. No. 43. Pudoc, Wageningen,
The Netherlands.

Journal Articles
Broderick, G. A., and J. H. Kang. 1980. Automated simultaneous
determination of ammonia and total amino acids in ruminal
fluid and in vitro media. J. Dairy Sci. 63:64-75.
Cleale, R. M., IV, R. A. Britton, T. J. Klopfenstein, M. L. Bauer, D.
L. Harmon, and L. D. Satterlee. 1987a. Induced non-enzymatic
browning of soybean meal. II. Ruminal escape and net portal
absorption of soybean protein treated with xylose. J. Anim. Sci.
Cleale, R. M., IV, T. J. Klopfenstein, R. A. Britton, L. D. Satterlee,
and S. L. Lowry. 1987b. Induced non-enzymatic browning of
soybean meal. I. Effects of factors controlling non-enzymatic
browning on in vitro ammonia release. J. Anim. Sci. 65:1312-
Guthrie, H. D., V. G. Pursel, and L. T. Frobish. 1976. Attempts to
initiate conception in lactating sows. J. Anim. Sci. 43:287.
Hall, J. B., R. B. Staigmiller, R. E. Short, R. A. Bellows, S. E. Bartlett,
and D. A. Phelps. 1993. Body composition at puberty in beef
heifers as influenced by nutrition and breed. J. Anim. Sci.
71(Suppl. 1):205. (Abstr.)

Electronic Publications
FDA. 2001. Effect of the use of antimicrobials in food-producing animals
on pathogen load: Systematic review of the published literature.
PathRpt.PDF. Accessed Dec. 14, 2001.
Le Neindre, P., C. Terlouw, X. Boivin, A. Boissy, and J. Lensink.
2001. Behavioral research and its application to livestock transport
and policy: A European perspective. J. Anim. Sci. 79(ESuppl.)
Online. Available:
Accessed Oct. 7, 2001.
McGuire, M. A., and M. K. McGuire. 2000. Conjugated linoleic acid
(CLA): A ruminant fatty acid with beneficial effects on human
health. Proc. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci., 1999. Available: http://www. Accessed Dec. 15,

Conference Proceedings and Unpublished Presentations
Henderson, C. R. 1973. Sire evaluation and genetic trends. Pages
10-41 in Proc. Anim. Breeding Genet. Symp. in Honor of Dr. J. L.
Lush, Am. Soc. Anim. Sci., Am. Dairy Sci. Assoc., Champaign, IL.
Marchello, M. J. 1996. Nutrient composition of fed bison. Paper presented
at Natl. Bison Assoc. annu. conf., Roanoke, VA.
NMC. 1995. Summary of peer-reviewed publications on efficacy of
premilking and postmilking teat disinfections published since
1980. Pages 82-92 in Natl. Mastitis Counc. Reg. Mtg. Proc.,
Harrisburg, PA. Natl. Mastitis Counc., Arlington, VA.
Talmant, A., X. Fernandez, P. Sellier, and G. Monin. 1989. Glycolytic
potential in longissimus dorsi muscle of Large White pigs as
measured after in vivo sampling. Page 1129 in Proc. 35th Int.
Cong. Meat Sci. Technol., Copenhagen, Denmark.
Van der Werf, J. H. J. 1990. A note on the use of conditional models
to estimate additive genetic variance in selected populations.
Proc. 4th World Cong. Genet. Appl. Livest. Prod., Edinburgh,
Scotland XIII:476-479.

Handbooks, Technical Bulletins, Theses, and Dissertations
Goering, H. K., and P. J. Van Soest. 1970. Forage Fiber Analyses
(Apparatus, Reagents, Procedures, and Some Applications).
Agric. Handbook No. 379. ARS-USDA, Washington, DC.
Sigma. 1984. Total hemoglobin: Quantitative, colorimetric determination
in whole blood at 530-550 nm. Tech. Bull. No. 525. rev.
ed. Sigma Chemical, St. Louis, MO.
Ward, J. D. 1995. Effects of copper deficiency on performance and
immune function of cattle. Ph.D. Diss., North Carolina State
Univ., Raleigh.