James W. Oltjen

James W. Oltjen

James W. Oltjen, Ph.D.
Cooperative Extension Animal Management Systems Specialist

Department of Animal Science
One Shields Avenue
University of California
Davis, CA 95616 USA

Phone: +1 530-752--5650
FAX: +1 530-752-0175
Email: jwoltjen@ucdavis.edu

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Education

B.S., Physics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, 1975.
M.S., Animal Science, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, 1978.
Ph.D., Nutrition, University of California, Davis, California, 1983

Extension Interest

  • Computer decision support software.
  • Beef quality assurance.
  • Standardized performance analysis for cattle and sheep ranches.

Research Interest

  • Animal management systems.
  • Resource use in animal agriculture.
  • Beef cattle growth

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Graduate Groups

Animal Biology
Nutritional Biology