Marcos Inácio Marcondes

Assistant Professor
CNPq Level II Scholarship

Academic Background:
Ds. In Production and Nutrition of Ruminantes, UFV (2010)
MSc. in Production and Nutrition of Ruminants, UFV (2007)
Zootecnia, UFV (2005)

Areas of expertise:
Feed Evaluation for Ruminants
Nutrient Requirements of Ruminants
Dairy Cattle Production

Publications: Lattes / ResearchGate / ORCID ID

>>Unit for Teaching, Research and Extension in Milk Cattle

Under-graduate courses:
ZOO 426 – Dairy Cattle
ZOO 436 – Dairy Cattle Production
ZOO 484 – Dairy Cattle Administration and Management

Graduate courses:
ZOO 627 – Topics in Dairy Cattle

Phone: +55 031 3612-4642 / 9 9125 9882

Recent Publications:

1. Castro, M.M.D., A.L. Silva, L.F. Costa E Silva, P.P. Rotta, T.E. Engle, and M.I. Marcondes. 2019. Determination of macromineral requirements for preweaned dairy calves in tropical conditions.. J. Dairy Sci. 0. doi:10.3168/jds.2018-15166.

2. Knupp, L.S., F.F.R. Carvalho, A. Cannas, M.I. Marcondes, A.L. Silva, A.H.D. Francesconi, G.R. Beltrão da Cruz, A.S. Atzori, G. Gaspa, and R.G. Costa. 2019. Meta-analysis of spineless cactus feeding to meat lambs: performance and development of mathematical models to predict dry matter intake and average daily gain. animal 1–8. doi:10.1017/S1751731119000326.

3. Silva, A.L., T.J. DeVries, L.O. Tedeschi, and M.I. Marcondes. 2019. Development of equations, based on milk intake, to predict starter feed intake of preweaned dairy calves. animal 13:83–89. doi:10.1017/S1751731118000666.

4. Albino, R.L., J.L. Taraba, M.I. Marcondes, E.A. Eckelkamp, and J.M. Bewley. 2018. Comparison of bacterial populations in bedding material, on teat ends, and in milk of cows housed in compost bedded pack barns. Anim. Prod. Sci. 58:1686. doi:10.1071/AN16308.

5. de Almeida, D.M., M.I. Marcondes, L.N. Rennó, L.V. de Barros, C.H.A. Cabral, L.S. Martins, D.E.C. Marquez, F.V. Saldarriaga, F.A.C. Villadiego, M.A. Cardozo, R.M. Ortega, J.E.G. Cardenas, V.L.N. Brandão, and M.F. Paulino. 2018a. Estimation of daily milk yield of Nellore cows grazing tropical pastures. Trop. Anim. Health Prod. 50:1771–1777. doi:10.1007/s11250-018-1617-4.

6. Brandao, V.L.N., X. Dai, E.M. Paula, L.G. Silva, M.I. Marcondes, T. Shenkoru, S.R. Poulson, and A.P. Faciola. 2018a. Effect of replacing calcium salts of palm oil with camelina seed at 2 dietary ether extract levels on digestion, ruminal fermentation, and nutrient flow in a dual-flow continuous culture system. J. Dairy Sci. 101. doi:10.3168/jds.2017-13558.

7. Chagas, J.C.C., M.A. Ferreira, M.M. Campos, F.S. Machado, L.C. Silva, A. Faciola, and M.I. Marcondes. 2018a. Energy and protein requirements of crossbred Holstein × Gyr calves fed commercial milk replacer and amino acid supplement. Anim. Prod. Sci.. doi:10.1071/AN17562.

8. Chagas, J.C.C., M.A. Ferreira, A.P. Faciola, F.S. Machado, M.M. Campos, M.R. Entjes, J.L. Donzele, and M.I. Marcondes. 2018b. Effects of methionine plus cysteine inclusion on performance and body composition of liquid-fed crossbred calves fed a commercial milk replacer and no starter feed. J. Dairy Sci. 101:1–11. doi:10.3168/jds.2017-13615.

9. Cunha, C.S., M.I. Marcondes, C.M. Veloso, H.C. Mantovani, L.G.R. Pereira, T.R. Tomich, K.A. Dill-Mcfarland, and G. Suen. 2018. Compositional and structural dynamics of the ruminal microbiota in dairy heifers and its relationship to methane production. J. Sci. Food Agric.. doi:10.1002/jsfa.9162.

10. Dias, J., M.I. Marcondes, S. Motta de Souza, B. Cardoso da Mata e Silva, M. Fontes Noronha, R. Tassinari Resende, F.S. Machado, H. Cuquetto Mantovani, K.A. Dill-McFarland, and G. Suen. 2018. Bacterial Community Dynamics across the Gastrointestinal Tracts of Dairy Calves during Preweaning Development. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 84:e02675-17. doi:10.1128/AEM.02675-17.