Melissa G.S. McKendree

Melissa G.S. McKendree

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

Assistant Professor

Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics
Michigan State University

446 W. Circle, Dr., Rm 206 Morrill Hall of Agriculture
East Lansing MI 48824

517 432 7640, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


All Publications  (View all Dr. McKendree’s publications on Google Scholar sorted by year.)

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)