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Department of Animal & Veterinary Science

Physical Address:
E. J. Iddings Agricultural Science Laboratory, Rm 213
606 S Rayburn St

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2330
Moscow, ID 83844-2330

Phone: 208-885-6345

Fax: 208-885-6420

Email: avs@uidaho.edu

Web: uidaho.edu/cals/avs

Directions

Mailing Address:
16 Hot Springs Ranch Road
Carmen, ID 83462

Phone: 208-756-2749

Web: uidaho.edu/cals/nmcreec

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Mireille Chahine

Mireille Chahine

Extension Dairy Specialist and Professor

Office

Twin Falls Research and Extension Center

Phone

208-736-3609

Mailing Address

Twin Falls Research and Extension Center
PO Box 1827
Twin Falls, Idaho 83301-1827

  • Milk quality
  • Milking management
  • Personnel training and management (Spanish and English)
  • Dairy cattle nutrition and production management

  • Chen, L.; C. W. Gray, W. Neibling; S. K. R. Yadanaparthi, M. Chahine, and M. E. de Haro Marti. On farm comparison of two dairy manure application methods in term of ammonia, odor emissions and cost. ASABE journal (submitted).
  • Moore A., S. Hines, B. Brown, C. Falen, M. E. de Haro Martí, M. Chahine, R. Norell, J. Ippolito, S. Parkinson, and M. Satterwhite. 2013. Soil-Plant Nutrient Interactions on Manure Enriched Calcareous Soils, Agronomy Journal (Accepted).
  • Norell, R., S. Hines, M. Chahine, T. Fife, M. E. de Haro Martí, S. Parkinson. 2013. Comparing Three Different Methods for Assessing Corn Silage Density, Journal of Extension. October 2013, volume 51-5 Article 5RIB9. 
  • Peterson, S. E., P. Rezamand, J. E. Williams, W. Price, M. Chahine, and M. A. McGuire. 2012. Effects of dietary betaine on milk yield and milk composition of mid-lactating Holstein dairy cows. J. Dairy Sci. 95: 6557-6562.
  • Hines, S., A. Moore, B. Brown, M. Chahine, R. J. Norell, M. E. de Haro Martí, C. Falen, T. Fife, S. Parkinson, and J. Ippolito. 2012. Using Extension Phosphorus Uptake Research to Improve Idaho’s Nutrient Management Planning Program, Journal of Extension. 50-5: Article RIB10.
  • Chahine, M. 2012. La higiene del ordeño (Effective hygienic measures in dairy farms). Albéitar, Spain. 156: 10-11 also in Portuguese in Albéitar, Portugal. 5: 14-16.
  • Chahine, M. and M. E. de Haro Marti. ¿Cómo reducir el recuento de células somáticas? (How to reduce Somatic Cell Counts?). Albeitar, Spain. July 2010 (136): 4-6.
  • Glaze, J. B. and M. Chahine. 2009. Assessment of Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) practices on Idaho dairies. J. Dairy Sci. 92:1265-1271.
  • Allen, J. D., J. K. Ahola, M. Chahine, J. I. Szasz, C.W. Hunt, C. S. Schneider, G. K. Murdoch, and R. A. Hill. 2009. Effect of feeding period and ractopamine hydrochloride on feedlot performance, carcass characteristics, and end product quality in market dairy cows. J. Anim. Sci. 87: 2400-2408.
  • Chahine, M., Pozo, O. and M. E. de Haro Marti. 2013. Appropriate Milking Routine (Rutinas apropiadas de ordeño). eXtension fact sheet. http://www.extension.org/pages/Materiales_en_español
  • Chahine.M. 2010. TMR mixing: The basics. 2010. eXtension fact sheet. Reviewed and waiting for copyright clearance.
  • Chahine, M. 2010. Managing the feedbunk on dairies. eXtension fact sheet. Reviewed and waiting for copyright clearance.
  • Fife, T.E. and M. Chahine. 2009. Principles of Successful Silage Management. Cow-Calf Management Guide and Cattle Producer’s Library. Second Edition: Nutrition Section (320) 1-6.
  • Sheffield, R. E., B. Brown, M. Chahine, M. de Haro Marti, and C. Fallen. 2008. Mitigating high phosphorus soils. CIS Bulletin 851.
  • Chahine, M., J. Ahola, J. B. Glaze, J. C. Dalton and R. Norell. 2008. Garantía de Calidad de Carne del Bovino Lechero. University of Idaho. 16 pages.
  • Ahola, J., M. Chahine, J. B. Glaze, J. C. Dalton and R. Norell. 2008. Idaho Dairy Beef Quality Assurance. University of Idaho. 16 pages.

  • University of Idaho Extension Diversity Award recognizing efforts to deliver Extension programming to underserved audiences, 2008
  • Efforts to educate Hispanic dairy workers recognized by Tim White, then-president of the University of Idaho, in his address to the general faculty on Aug. 23, 2006 
  • Hueg-Harrison Fellowship recognizing excellent academic record and relationship forged between graduate student and advisor, 2002
  • Colonial Dames Scholarship recognizing academic achievements of an international student at the University of Minnesota, 2002

Contacts

Department of Animal & Veterinary Science

Physical Address:
E. J. Iddings Agricultural Science Laboratory, Rm 213
606 S Rayburn St

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2330
Moscow, ID 83844-2330

Phone: 208-885-6345

Fax: 208-885-6420

Email: avs@uidaho.edu

Web: uidaho.edu/cals/avs

Directions

Mailing Address:
16 Hot Springs Ranch Road
Carmen, ID 83462

Phone: 208-756-2749

Web: uidaho.edu/cals/nmcreec

Directions