Amanda Stone

Amanda Stone

Assistant Professor
Dairy Extension Specialist



Mailing Address:
Mailstop 9815
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Education:

  • Ph.D., University of Kentucky
  • M.S., University of Kentucky
  • B.S., University of Findlay

Society Memberships:

  • American Dairy Science Association
  • National Mastitis Council

Courses Taught:

  • ADS 4623/6623 Physiology of Lactation

Research:

  • Mastitis
  • Heat stress
  • Pasture grazing
  • Disease detection
  • Precision dairy monitoring

Graduate Students

Kevin Braman
Michelle Fenstermaker
Sharon Jackson
Morgan Kessler
Sarah Prather
Ashley Young

Publications

2021
Tsai, I. C., L. M. Mayo, B. W. Jones, A. E. Stone, S. A. Janse, J. M. Bewley. 2021. Precision dairy monitoring technologies use in disease detection: Differences in behavioral and physiological variables measured with precision dairy monitoring technologies between cows with or without metritis, hyperketonemia, and hypocalcemia. Livestock Science 244:104334.   Download
2020
Becker, C., A. R. Woolums, A. E. Stone. 2020. A scoring system to help producers assess heat stress. Mississippi State University Extension Service Publication P3464.   Download
2020
Becker, C., A. R. Woolums, A. E. Stone. 2020. Recognizing heat stress in dairy cattle: How to visually record respiration rate. Mississippi State University Extension Service Publication P3465.   Download
2020
Becker, C., R. Collier, A. E. Stone. 2020. Invited Review: Physiological and behavioral effects of heat stress. Journal of Dairy Science 103(8):6751-6770  Download
2020
Bowman, B. A., M. D. Denny, A. E. Stone. 2020. Exploring producer innovation adoption using an Extension-led trialing program. Journal of Extension 58(1):17.   Download
2020
Oliveira, M. X., D. D. McGee, J. A. Brett, J. E. Larson, A. E. Stone. 2020. Evaluation of production parameters and health of dairy cows treated with pegbovigrastim in the transition period. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 176:104931  Download
2020
Stone, A. E. 2020. Symposium review: The most important factors affecting adoption of precision dairy monitoring technologies. Journal of Dairy Science 103(6):5740-5745.   Download
2020
Stone, A. E., C. Becker. 2020. Differences between organic and conventional cow's milk. Mississippi State University Extension Service Publication P3493.   Download
2019
Becker, C. A., A. E. Stone. 2019. The Mississippi mister: A more affordable way to cool pasture animals. Mississippi State University Extension Publication P3392.   Download
2019
Mayo, L., W. Silvia, D. Ray, B. W. Jones, A. E. Stone, I.-C. Tsai, J. Clark, J. Bewley, G. Heersche Jr. 2019. Automated detection of estrus using multiple commercial precision dairy monitoring technologies (PDMT) in synchronized dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Science 102(3):2645-2656.  Download
2018
Becker, C., A. E. Stone. 2018. Dry cow therapy: Choosing the best protocol for your dairy. Mississippi State University Extension Publication P3290.  Download
2018
Xavier, M., A. E. Stone. 2018. Dairy calf management: From birth to weaning. Mississippi State University Extension Publication P3274.   Download
2017
Bewley, J. M., M. R. Borchers, K. A. Dolecheck, A. R. Lee, A. E. Stone, C. M. Truman. 2017. Precision dairy monitoring technology implementation opportunities and challenges. Pages 1251-1264 in Large Dairy Herd Management.  Download
2017
Borchers, M. R., Y. M. Chang, K. L. Proudfoot, B. A. Wadsworth, A. E. Stone,J. M. Bewley. 2017. Machine learning-based calving prediction from activity, lying, and ruminating behaviors in dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Sciences100:1-11.  Download
2017
Jones, B. W., A. E. Stone, C. L. Wood, K. J. McQuerry, J. D. Clark, D. L. Ray, J. M. Bewley. 2017. Case Study: Characterization of milk yield, lying and rumination behavior, gait, cleanliness, and lesions between two different freestall bases. The Professional Animal Scientist 33:140-149.  Download
2017
Stone, A. E., B. Bowman, 2017. Reading on-farm bacteriological culture results. Mississippi State University Extension Service, Publication 3141  Download
2017
Stone, A. E., B. Bowman, D. Jousan. 2017. How to get started in 4-H dairy quiz bowl. Mississippi State University Extension Service, Publication 3127.  Download
2017
Stone, A. E., B. Bowman, F. D. Jousan. 2017. Dairy cattle judging. Mississippi State University Extension Service, Publication 3152.  Download
2017
Stone, A. E., B. Bowman. 2017. Preparing for 4-H public speaking contests. Mississippi State University Extension Service, Publication 3128.  Download
2017
Stone, A. E., B. W. Jones, C. A. Becker, J. M. Bewley. 2017. Influence of breed, milk yield, and temperature-humidity index on dairy cow lying time, neck activity, reticulorumen temperature, and rumination behavior. Journal of Dairy Sciences 100:1-9.  Download
2017
Stone, A. E., R. Keefer, J. Maples, B. Rushing. 2017. Dairy production and center-pivot irrigation systems. Mississippi State University Extension Service, Publication 3122.  Download
2016
Shelley, A.N., D. Lau, A.E. Stone, and J.M. Bewley. 2016. Measuring feed volume and weight with machine vision. Journal of Dairy Science 99:386-391.  Download
2016
Wadsworth, B.A., A. E. Stone, J. D. Clark, D. L. Ray, J. M. Bewley. 2016. Stall cleanliness and stall temperature of two different freestall bases. Journal of Dairy Science 98:4206-4210.  Download
2015
Dolecheck, K. A., W. J. Silvia, G. Heersche Jr, Y. M. Chang, D. L. Ray, A. E. Stone, B. A. Wadsworth, and J. M. Bewley. 2015. Behavioral and physiological changes around estrus events identified using multiple automated monitoring technologies. Journal of Dairy Science 98:8723-8731.  Download
2015
Lowe, J.L., A.E. Stone, K.A. Akers, J.D. Clark, and J.M. Bewley. 2015. Effect of alley floor scraping frequency on Escherichia coli, Klebsiella species, environmental Streptococcus species, and coliform counts. The Professional Animal Scientist 31(3):284-289.  Download
2013
Sterrett, A.E. and J.M. Bewley. 2013. Characterization of management practices used by low somatic cell count Kentucky dairy herds. The Professional Animal Scientist 29(4):359-366.  Download
2013
Sterrett, A.E., C.L. Wood, K.J. McQuerry, and J.M. Bewley. 2013. Changes in teat end hyperkeratosis after installation of an individual quarter pulsation milking system. Journal of Dairy Science 96(6):4041-4046.  Download