Dr. Stefan Muetzel

Senior Research Scientist

E: Stefan.Muetzel@agresearch.co.nz

Research interests & activities

Ruminal hydrogen management

Early life rumen development

In vitro incubation systems

 

Publications

Hammond, K. J. et al. 2011. Effects of feeding fresh white clover (Trifolium repens) or perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne) on enteric methane emissions from sheep. Animal Feed Science and Technology 166-167: 398-404.
 
Muetzel, S., E. M. Hoffmann, and K. Becker. 2002. Supplementation of barley straw with Sesbania pachycarpa leaves in vitro : Effects on fermentation variables and rumen microbial population structure quantified by ribosomal RNA-targeted probes. British Journal of Nutrition 89: 445-453.
 
Muetzel, S., C. Hunt, and M. H. Tavendale. 2014. A fully automated incubation system for the measurement of gas production and gas composition. Animal Feed Science and Technology 196: 1-11.
 
Muetzel, S., P. Lawrence, E. M. Hoffmann, and K. Becker. 2009. Evaluation of a stratified continuous rumen incubation system. Animal Feed Science and Technology 151: 32-43.