Emily Glunk

(Photo by Jenny Lavey)

Assistant Professor, Forage Extension Specialist
Department of Animal & Range Sciences
209 Animal Bioscience Building
Bozeman, MT 59717
Phone: (406) 994-5688
Fax: (406) 994-5589
Email: Emily.glunk@montana.edu

Education

B.S.  Animal Bioscience, Penn State University, 2010
M.S. Animal Science, North Carolina State University, 2012
Ph.D.  Animal Science, University of Minnesota, 2014

Forage Extension Program Webpage

Forage Extension Activities

  • Forage/ Animal/ Soil interactions and relationships
  • Livestock and Equine grazing issues
  • Promoting awareness of best forage-management practices
  • Small acreage land management
  • Identifying and addressing any questions, issues, or opportunities identified by extension agents and producers regarding forage-based issues

Recent Publications

  • Glunk, E. C., C. C. Sheaffer, M. R. Hathaway, and K. L. Martinson.  2014.  The interaction of grazing muzzle use and grass species on forage intake of horses.  J. Equine Vet. Sci.  (Submitted)
  • Glunk, E. C., M. R. Hathaway, W. J. Weber, C. C. Sheaffer, and K. L. Martinson.  2014.  The effect of hay net design on rate of forage consumption when feeding adult horses.  J. Equine Vet. Sci.  (Submitted)
  • Grev, A. M., E. C. Glunk, M. Hathaway, W. Lazarus, and K. M. Martinson.  2014.  The effect of small-square feeder design on hay waste, herd weight change, and economics during outdoor feeding of adult horses.  Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. (Abstr.)
  • Martinson, K. M., M. Palmer, M. Hathaway, and E. C. Glunk.  2013.  Development of an Undergraduate Online Horse Management Course.  Midwest Sec. Am. Soc. Anim. Sci. (Submitted)
  • Wycoff, C. L., E. C. Glunk, C. C. Sykes, S. Rodpitak, S. E. Pratt-Phillips, and P. D. Siciliano.  2013.  Effect of day-time vs. night-time grazing on hindgut fermentation parameters in fall pasture-fed horses.  J. Equine Vet. Sci.  33:338.
  • Glunk, E. C., S. E. Pratt-Phillips, and P. D. Siciliano.  2012.  Effect of restricted pasture access on pasture dry matter intake rate, dietary energy intake, and fecal pH in horses.  J. Equine Vet. Sci.