Unidad Ovina

Año Descripción
2020 Descalzi, C. A., I. F. López, P. D. Kemp, J. Dorner, and I. Ordoñez. 2020. Pasture restoration improvement methods for temperate degraded pastures and consequences of the climatic seasonality on soil-pasture complex. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science 206(1):130-147. doi: 10.1111/jac.12368.
2020 Bachmann, J., M. O. Goebel, J. Krueger, H. Fleige, S. K. Woche, J. Dorner, and R. Horn. 2020. Aggregate stability of south Chilean volcanic ash soils - A combined XPS, contact angle, and surface charge analysis. Geoderma 361doi: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2019.114022.
Año Descripción
2019 Rodriguez, R., C. Suazo, O. Balocchi, and D. Alomar. 2019. Milk production and quality from ewes grazing a plantain-chicory mixture or a grass-based permanent sward. Small Ruminant Research 170:91-96. doi: 10.1016/j.smallrumres.2018.11.022.
Año Descripción
2018 Ordonez, I., I. F. Lopez, P. D. Kemp, C. A. Descalzi, R. Horn, F. Zuniga, D. Dec, and J. Dorner. 2018. Effect of pasture improvement managements on physical properties and water content dynamics of a volcanic ash soil in southern Chile. Soil & Tillage Research 178:55-64. doi: 10.1016/j.still.2017.11.013.
2018 Descalzi, C., O. Balocchi, I. Lopez, P. Kemp, and J. Dorner. 2018. Different soil structure and water conditions affect the growing response of Lolium perenne L. and Bromus valdivianus Phil. growing alone or in mixture. J Soil Sci Plant Nut 18(3):617-635.
2018 Alomar, D., P. Ruiz, O. Balocchi, G. Valenzuela, and D. Goic. 2018. Finishing lambs on a chicory-plantain mixture or a temperate grass-based pasture: live weight gain and gastrointestinal parasitism. Cienc Investig Agrar 45(1):11-20. doi: 10.7764/rcia.v45i1.1874.
Año Descripción
2017 Flores, P. G., I. F. Lopez, P. D. Kemp, J. Dorner, and B. S. Zhang. 2017. Prediction by decision tree modelling of the relative magnitude of functional group abundance in a pasture ecosystem in the south of Chile. Agr Ecosyst Environ 239:38-50. doi: 10.1016/j.agee.2017.01.020.
Año Descripción
2015 Ivelic, J., Zúñiga, F., Valle, S., López, I., Dec, D., Dörner, J. (2015) Functional resistance and resilience of the pore system of an andisol exposed to different strategies of pasture improvement under sheep grazing. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 15(3): 663-679.
2015 Zúñiga, F., Ivelic, J., López, I., Huygens, D., Dörner, J. (2015) Temporal dynamics of the physical quality of an Andisol under a grazing system subjected to different pasture improvement strategies. Soil and Tillage Research. 145: 233–241.

Unidad de Engorda Bovinas

Año Descripción
2019 Arias, R. A., J. P. Keim, M. Gandarillas, A. Velasquez, C. Alvarado-Gilis, and T. L. Mader. 2019. Performance and carcass characteristics of steers fed with two levels of metabolizable energy intake during summer and winter season. Animal 13(1):221-230. doi: 10.1017/S1751731118001131.

Unidad Lechera

Año Descripción
2020 Castillo-Umaña, M. A., O. Balocchi, R. Pulido, P. Sepulveda-Varas, D. Pacheco, S. Muetzel, R. Berthiaume, and J. P. Keim. 2020. Milk production responses and rumen fermentation of dairy cows supplemented with summer brassicas. Animal doi: 10.1017/S175173112000021X.
2020 Seguel, G., J. P. Keim, E. Vargas-Bello-Perez, C. Geldsetzer-Mendoza, R. A. Ibanez, and C. Alvarado-Gilis. 2020. Effect of forage brassicas in dairy cow diets on the fatty acid profile and sensory characteristics of Chanco and Ricotta cheeses. Journal of Dairy Science 103(1):228-241. doi: 10.3168/jds.2019-17167.
Año Descripción
2019 Beltran, I. E., O. Al-Marashdeh, A. R. Burgos, P. Gregorini, O. A. Balocchi, F. Wittwer, and R. G. Pulido. 2019a. The Order of Grass and Maize Silage Supplementation Modifies Milk Yield, Grazing Behavior and Nitrogen Partitioning of Lactating Dairy Cows. Animals 9(6)doi: 10.3390/ani9060373.
2019 Beltran, I. E., P. Gregorini, J. Daza, O. A. Balocchi, A. Morales, and R. G. Pulido. 2019b. Diurnal Concentration of Urinary Nitrogen and Rumen Ammonia Are Modified by Timing and Mass of Herbage Allocation. Animals 9(11)doi: 10.3390/ani9110961.
2019 Beltran, I. E., P. Gregorini, A. Morales, O. A. Balocchi, and R. G. Pulido. 2019c. Interaction between herbage mass and time of herbage allocation modifies milk production, grazing behaviour and nitrogen partitioning of dairy cows. Animal Production Science 59(10):1837-1846. doi: 10.1071/an18183.
2019 Cuevas, J. G., M. Quiroz, and J. Dorner. 2019. Leaching of Base Cations from Dairy Slurry Applied to an Agricultural Volcanic Ash Soil. J Soil Sci Plant Nut 19(1):51-62. doi: 10.1007/s42729-018-0005-5.
2019 Daza, J., D. Benavides, R. Pulido, O. Balocchi, A. Bertrand, and J. Keim. 2019. Rumen In Vitro Fermentation and In Situ Degradation Kinetics of Winter Forage Brassicas Crops. Animals 9(11)doi: 10.3390/ani9110904.
2019 Keim, J. P., J. Cabanilla, O. A. Balocchi, R. G. Pulido, and A. Bertrand. 2019. In vitro fermentation and in situ rumen degradation kinetics of summer forage brassica plants. Animal Production Science 59(7):1271-1280. doi: 10.1071/an17534.
2019 Loaiza, P., O. Balocchi, C. de la Barra, and I. F. Lopez. 2019. Perennial ryegrass productivity and nutritive quality as affected by frequency of nitrogen fertilizer addition. Grassl Sci 65(2):86-92. doi: 10.1111/grs.12227.
2019 Merino, V. M., O. A. Balocchi, and R. G. Pulido. 2019a. Pasture condition and milk production by grazing dairy cows as affected by daily herbage-allowance restriction. Animal Production Science 59(8):1510-1519. doi: 10.1071/an17425.
2019 Merino, V. M., O. A. Balocchi, and M. J. Rivero. 2019b. Milk Production, Milk Quality, and Behaviour of Dairy Cows Grazing on Swards with Low and High Water-Soluble Carbohydrates Content in Autumn: A Pilot Trial. Animals 9(12)doi: 10.3390/ani9121012.
2019 Rivero, M. J., O. A. Balocchi, C. J. Moscoso, J. A. Siebald, F. L. Neumann, D. Meyer, and M. R. F. Lee. 2019a. Does the "high sugar" trait of perennial ryegrass cultivars express under temperate climate conditions? Grass and Forage Science 74(3):496-508. doi: 10.1111/gfs.12406.
2019 Rivero, M. J., O. L. Balocchi, F. L. Neumann, and J. A. Siebald. 2019b. Grazing Preference of Dairy Cows and Pasture Productivity for Different Cultivars of Perennial Ryegrass under Contrasting Managements. Animals 9(5)doi: 10.3390/ani9050253.
Año Descripción
2018 Merino, V., O. Balocchi, and R. Pulido. 2018. Effect of daily herbage allowance restriction on pasture characteristics and milk production by grazing dairy cows in spring. Cienc Investig Agrar 45(1):21-34. doi: 10.7764/rcia.v45i1.1841.
2018 Morales, A., M. Godoy, I. Beltran, A. Muller, O. Balocchi, and R. Pulido. 2018. Changes in herbage mass and time of herbage allocation modify nutritional and metabolic status of dairy cows. Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research 78(3):409-418. doi: 10.4067/s0718-58392018000300409.
2018 Nannig, P., R. G. Pulido, M. Ruiz-Albarran, F. Bargo, G. Tedo, R. A. Palladino, R. Cussen, J. Acuna, A. J. Sheahan, J. R. Roche, and I. R. Ipharraguerre. 2018. A sensory additive alters grazing behavior and increases milk response to concentrate supplementation in dairy cows. Livestock Science 214:106-111. doi: 10.1016/j.livsci.2018.04.014.
2018 Raffo, E., G. Monti, and M. Salgado. 2018. Comparison of common tests performance for Mycobacterium bovis infection diagnosis in low prevalence dairy cattle herds of southern Chile. Austral Journal of Veterinary Sciences 50(1):51-54.
2018 Raffo, E., P. Steuer, C. Tomckowiack, C. Tejeda, B. Collado, and M. Salgado. More insights about the interfering effect of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) infection on Mycobacterium bovis (M. bovis) detection in dairy cattle. Tropical Animal Health and Production doi: 10.1007/s11250-019-02151-2.
2018 Rodriguez, A. R., D. E. Herzberg, M. P. Werner, H. Y. Muller, and H. A. Bustamante. 2018. Plasma concentration of norepinephrine, beta-endorphin, and substance P in lame dairy cows. Journal of Veterinary Research 62(2):193-197. doi: 10.2478/jvetres-2018-0029.
2018 Rojas-Garduno, M. D., O. Balocchi, F. Vicente, and R. Pulido. 2018. Effect of supplementation with cracked wheat or high moisture corn on milk fatty acid composition of grazing dairy cows. Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research 78(1):96-105. doi: 10.4067/s0718-58392018000100096.
2018 Sepulveda-Varas, P., J. Lomb, M. A. G. von Keyserlingk, R. Held, H. Bustamante, and N. Tadich. 2018. Claw horn lesions in mid-lactation primiparous dairy cows under pasture-based systems: Association with behavioral and metabolic changes around calving. Journal of Dairy Science 101(10):9439-9450. doi: 10.3168/jds.2018-14674.
2018 Verdugo, C., M. F. Valdes, and M. Salgado. 2018. Within-herd prevalence and clinical incidence distributions of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis infection on dairy herds in Chile. Prev Vet Med 154:113-118. doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2018.03.022.
Año Descripción
2017 Keim, J. P., C. Alvarado-Gilis, R. A. Arias, M. Gandarillas, and J. Cabanilla. 2017a. Evaluation of sources of variation on in vitro fermentation kinetics of feedstuffs in a gas production system. Animal Science Journal 88(10):1547-1555. doi: 10.1111/asj.12825.
2017 Keim, J. P., R. Berthiaume, D. Pacheco, and S. Muetzel. 2017b. Comparison of rumen in vitro fermentation of temperate pastures using different batch culture systems. Animal Production Science 57(4):690-696. doi: 10.1071/an15190.
2017 Larrazabal, C. S., M. D. Carretta, M. A. Hidalgo, and R. A. Burgos. 2017. Amiloride interferes with platelet-activating factor-induced respiratory burst and MMP-9 release in bovine neutrophils independent of Na+/FH+ exchanger 1. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology 191:68-73. doi: 10.1016/j.vetimm.2017.08.007.
Año Descripción
2016 Carretta, M. D., A. I. Hidalgo, J. Burgos, L. Opazo, L. Castro, M. A. Hidalgo, C. D. Figueroa, A. Taubert, C. Hermosilla, and R. A. Burgos. 2016. Butyric acid stimulates bovine neutrophil functions and potentiates the effect of platelet activating factor. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology 176:18-27. doi: 10.1016/j.vetimm.2016.05.002.
2016 Huertas, J., J. G. Cuevas, L. Paulino, F. Salazar, J. L. Arumi, and J. Dorner. 2016. Dairy slurry application to grasslands and groundwater quality in a volcanic soil. J Soil Sci Plant Nut 16(3):745-762.
2016 Keim, J. P., H. Charles, and D. Alomar. 2016. Prediction of crude protein and neutral detergent fibre concentration in residues of in situ ruminal degradation of pasture samples by near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS). Animal Production Science 56(9):1504-1511. doi: 10.1071/an14822.
2016 Morales, A., D. Grob, F. Wittwer, A. Muller, O. Balocchi, and R. Pulido. 2016. Evaluation of blood metabolites in dairy cows grazing under two pasture allowances and supplemented with corn silage under restricted grazing conditions. Rev Bras Zootecn 45(11):686-692. doi: 10.1590/s1806-92902016001100007.
2016 Neumann, J., A. Ceballos, R. Chihuailaf, H. Bohmwald, M. Sepulveda, F. Wittwer, and E. Quiror. 2016. Effect of prepartum supplementation with selenized yeast or parenteral barium selenate in blood selenium concentrations in dairy cows and their offspring. Archivos De Medicina Veterinaria 48(1):37-42.
2016 Rodriguez, A. R., F. J. Olivares, P. T. Descouvieres, M. P. Werner, N. A. Tadich, and H. A. Bustamante. 2016. Thermographic assessment of hoof temperature in dairy cows with different mobility scores. Livestock Science 184:92-96. doi: 10.1016/j.livsci.2015.12.006.
2016 Ruiz-Albarran, M., O. Balocchi, F. Wittwer, and R. Pulido. 2016a. Milk production, grazing behavior and nutritional status of dairy cows grazing two herbage allowances during winter. Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research 76(1):34-39. doi: 10.4067/s0718-58392016000100005.
2016 Ruiz-Albarran, M., O. A. Balocchi, M. Noro, F. Wittwer, and R. G. Pulido. 2016b. Effect of the type of silage on milk yield, intake and rumen metabolism of dairy cows grazing swards with low herbage mass. Animal Science Journal 87(7):878-884. doi: 10.1111/asj.12513.
Año Descripción
2015 Bustamante, H. A., A. R. Rodriguez, D. E. Herzberg, and M. P. Werner. 2015. Stress and pain response after oligofructose induced-lameness in dairy heifers. Journal of Veterinary Science 16(4):405-411. doi: 10.4142/jvs.2015.16.4.405.
2015 Keim, J. P., I. F. Lopez, and O. A. Balocchi. 2015. Sward herbage accumulation and nutritive value as affected by pasture renovation strategy. Grass and Forage Science 70(2):283-295. doi: 10.1111/gfs.12115.
2015 Pulido, R. G., M. Ruiz-Albarran, O. A. Balocchi, P. Nannig, and F. Wittwer. 2015. Effect of timing of pasture allocation on production, behavior, rumen function, and metabolism of early lactating dairy cows during autumn. Livestock Science 177:43-51. doi: 10.1016/j.livsci.2015.04.002.

Unidad de Estudios en Monogástricos

Año Descripción
2017 Hodgkinson, S. M., C. Polanco, L. Aceiton, and I. F. Lopez. 2017. Pasture intake and grazing behaviour of growing European wild boar (Sus scrofa L.) and domestic pigs (Sus scrofa domesticus, LandracexLarge White) in a semi-extensive production system. Journal of Agricultural Science 155(10):1659-1668.
2017 Rivero, M. J., M. A. Gallardo, P. G. Marnet, and A. Velasquez. 2017. Dietary preference of European wild boar (Sus scrofa L.) grazing grass and legume at two contrasting plant heights: A pilot study. Livestock Science 200:64-70.

Unidad de Estudios Agrícolas

Año Descripción
2021 Solís, J.L., Muth, J., Canales, J., Lizana, C., Pruefer, D., Riegel, R., Behn, A., 2021. Allelic diversity of three anthocyanin synthesis genes in accessions of native Solanum tuberosum L. ssp. tuberosum at the Potato Genebank of the Universidad Austral de Chile. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution.
2021 Lake, L., Kutchartt, D.G., Calderini, D.F., Sadras, V.O., 2021. Critical developmental period for grain yield and grain protein concentration in lentil. Field Crops Research 270.
2021 Canales, J., Verdejo, J., Carrasco-Puga, G., Castillo, F.M., Arenas-M, A., Calderini, D.F., 2021. Transcriptome analysis of seed weight plasticity in brassica napus. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 22.
2021 Calderini, D.F., Castillo, F.M., Arenas-M, A., Molero, G., Reynolds, M.P., Craze, M., Bowden, S., Milner, M.J., Wallington, E.J., Dowle, A., Gomez, L.D., McQueen-Mason, S.J., 2021. Overcoming the trade-off between grain weight and number in wheat by the ectopic expression of expansin in developing seeds leads to increased yield potential. New Phytologist 230, 629–640.
Año Descripción
2020 Ávila-Valdés, A., Quinet, M., Lutts, S., Martínez, J.P., Lizana, X.C., 2020. Tuber yield and quality responses of potato to moderate temperature increase during Tuber bulking under two water availability scenarios. Field Crops Research 251.
2020 Verdejo, J., Calderini, D.F., 2020. Plasticity of seed weight in winter and spring rapeseed is higher in a narrow but different window after flowering. Field Crops Research 250.
2020 Labra, M.H., Struik, P.C., Calderini, D.F., Evers, J.B., 2020. Leaf nitrogen traits in response to plant density and nitrogen supply in oilseed rape. Agronomy 10.
2020 Herrera, J., Calderini, D.F., 2020. Pericarp growth dynamics associate with final grain weight in wheat under contrasting plant densities and increased night temperature. Annals of Botany 126, 1063–1076.
Año Descripción
2019 Lake, L., D. E. Godoy-Kutchartt, D. F. Calderini, A. Verrell, and V. O. Sadras. 2019. Yield determination and the critical period of faba bean (Vicia faba L.). Field Crops Research 241doi: 10.1016/j.fcr.2019.107575.
Año Descripción
2018 Castillo, F. M., J. Canales, A. Claude, and D. F. Calderini. 2018. Expansin genes expression in growing ovaries and grains of sunflower are tissue-specific and associate with final grain weight. Bmc Plant Biol 18doi: 10.1186/s12870-018-1535-7.
2018 Pinochet, D., J. Clunes, C. Gauna, and A. Contreras. 2018. Reasoned fertilization of potato in response to Nitrogen supply in Andisols. J Soil Sci Plant Nut 18(3):790-803.
2018 Quintero, A., G. Molero, M. P. Reynolds, and D. F. Calderini. 2018. Trade-off between grain weight and grain number in wheat depends on GxE interaction: A case study of an elite CIMMYT panel (CIMCOG). European Journal of Agronomy 92:17-29. doi: 10.1016/j.eja.2017.09.007.
Año Descripción
2017 Lizana, X.C., Avila, A., Tolaba, A., Martinez, J.P., 2017. Field responses of potato to increased temperature during tuber bulking: Projection for climate change scenarios, at high-yield environments of Southern Chile. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 239, 192–201.
2017 Castillo, F. M., S. C. Vasquez, and D. F. Calderini. 2017. Does the pre-flowering period determine the potential grain weight of sunflower? Field Crops Research 212:23-33. doi: 10.1016/j.fcr.2017.06.029.
2017 Labra, M. H., P. C. Struik, J. B. Evers, and D. F. Calderini. 2017. Plasticity of seed weight compensates reductions in seed number of oilseed rape in response to shading at flowering. European Journal of Agronomy 84:113-124. doi: 10.1016/j.eja.2016.12.011.
2017 Lizana, X. C., A. Avila, A. Tolaba, and J. P. Martinez. 2017. Field responses of potato to increased temperature during tuber bulking: Projection for climate change scenarios, at high-yield environments of Southern Chile. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 239:192-201. doi: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2017.03.012.
Año Descripción
2016 Fleige, H., S. Beck-Broichsitter, J. Dorner, M. O. Goebel, J. Bachmann, and R. Horn. 2016. Land use and soil development in southern Chile: Effects on physical properties. J Soil Sci Plant Nut 16(3):818-831.
2016 Mahadevan, M., D. F. Calderini, P. K. Zwer, and V. O. Sadras. 2016. The critical period for yield determination in oat (Avena sativa L.). Field Crops Research 199:109-116. doi: 10.1016/j.fcr.2016.09.021.
2016 Sandana, P., and D. Pinochet. 2016. Phosphorus acquisition of wheat, pea and narrow-leafed lupin under different P supplies. J Soil Sci Plant Nut 16(2):537-549.
Año Descripción
2015 Moya-Elizondo, E. A., H. A. Doussoulin, and N. L. Arismendi. 2015. Relationships between fungal communities of the crown and genotypes of 2,4-DAPG and phenazine-producing Pseudomonas bacteria in Chilean wheat crops. Phytopathology 105(11):98-98.
2015 Munoz, M., and D. F. Calderini. 2015. Volume, water content, epidermal cell area, and XTH5 expression in growing grains of wheat across ploidy levels. Field Crops Research 173:30-40. doi: 10.1016/j.fcr.2014.12.010.