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Sergio A. Soto-Navarro

Title: Associate Professor of Animal Science
Major Field of Interest: Ruminant Nutrition

Email Address: ssoto@nmsu.edu

Office Phone: 575-646-2016

Education:

B.S., Animal Science, Autonomous University of Baja California, Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico, 1989

M.S., Animal Production Systems, Autonomous University of Baja California, Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico, 1993

Ph.D., Animal Science with emphasis in Ruminant Nutrition, NMSU, Las Cruces New Mexico, 1999

Post-Doctorate - Protein Metabolism of Rapidly Growing Goats, Langston University, Langston, Oklahoma, 1999-2002

Post-Doctorate - Metabolism of Selenium on Rapidly Growing Tissues, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, 2002-2004


Courses Taught:

Animal Science 422 - Animal Nutrition

Animal Science 507 – Laboratory Techniques in Nutrition

Animal Science 512 – Research Methods in Animal Science

Animal Science 621 – Metabolic Functions and Dysfunctions

Animal Science 625 – Nutrient Metabolism I: Vitamin, Mineral, and Nitrogen Metabolism

Animal Science 626 - Nutrient Metabolism II: Carbohydrates, Lipids and Energetics

Research:

Beef cattle nutrition and management; forage utilization.