Melissa G.S. McKendree

Melissa G.S. McKendree

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Assistant Professor
Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics



Ph.D., Kansas State University
M.S., Purdue University
B.S., University of Florida

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Selected Publications

  • Wolf C.A., G.T. Tonsor, M.G.S. McKendree, D.U. Thomson, and J.C. Swanson. (2016) “Public and farmer perceptions of dairy cattle welfare in the United States.” Journal of Dairy Science.  doi:10.3168/jds.2015-10619 (LINK)
  •  McKendree, M.G.S., Croney, C. C, & N. J. Olynk Widmar. (2014). “Effects of demographic factors and information sources on US consumer perceptions of animal welfare.” Journal of Animal Science, 92(7), 3161-3173.  doi: 10.2527/jas.2014-6874.  (LINK)   
  • McKendree, M.G.S., Croney, C. C, & N. J. Olynk Widmar. (2014). “Bioethics symposium:Current factors influencing perceptions of animals and their welfare.” Journal of Animal Science92(5), 1821-1831. doi: 10.2527/jas.2014-7586. (LINK)
  •  McKendree, M.G.S., Widmar, N. O., Ortega, D. L., & Foster, K. A. (2013). “Consumerpreferences for verified pork-rearing practices in the production of ham products.” Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics38(3), 397-417. (LINK)
  • McKendree, M.G.S., G.T. Tonsor, T.C. Schroeder, and N.P. Hendricks. “Impacts of retail and export demand on United States cattle producers.” Forthcoming in the American Journal of Agricultural Economics. (LINK)