John Milton

Associate Professor, BSc(Agric) PhD Qld

  • The University of Western Australia (M082), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 612 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
1992 …2019
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Research Output 1992 2019

  • 612 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
  • 44 Article
  • 35 Conference paper
  • 1 Other output
2019
5 Citations (Scopus)

Ovine liver proteome: Assessing mechanisms of seasonal weight loss tolerance between Merino and Damara sheep

Miller, B., Selevsek, N., Grossmann, J., Kilminster, T., Scanlon, T., Daniels, M., Nanni, P., Milton, J., Oldham, C., Greeff, J., Chapwanya, A., Bergfelt, D. & de Almeida, A. M., 16 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Proteomics. 191, p. 180-190 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proteome
Liver
Weight Loss
Sheep
Proteomics
1 Citation (Scopus)

The ovine hepatic mitochondrial proteome: Understanding seasonal weight loss tolerance in two distinct breeds

Miller, B. A., Chapwanya, A., Kilminster, T., Scanlon, T., Milton, J., Osorio, H., Oldham, C., Greeff, J., Bergfelt, D. R., Campos, A. M. O. & Almeida, A. M., 20 Feb 2019, In : PLoS One. 14, 2, 15 p., 0212580.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2017
7 Citations (Scopus)

The sheep (Ovis aries) muscle proteome: Decoding the mechanisms of tolerance to Seasonal Weight Loss using label-free proteomics

Ferreira, A. M., Grossmann, J., Fortes, C., Kilminster, T., Scanlon, T., Milton, J., Greeff, J., Oldham, C., Nanni, P. & Almeida, A. M., 31 Mar 2017, In : Journal of Proteomics. 161, p. 57-67

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Domestic Sheep
Proteome
Proteomics
Decoding
Muscle
2016
15 Citations (Scopus)

Fatty acid composition of the ovine longissimus dorsi muscle: Effect of feed restriction in three breeds of different origin

Van Harten, S., Kilminster, T., Scanlon, T., Milton, J., Oldham, C., Greeff, J. & Almeida, A. M., 2016, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 96, 5, p. 1777-1782

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

restricted feeding
longissimus muscle
Sheep
Fatty Acids
fatty acid composition
2 Citations (Scopus)

Sheep deficient in vitamin E preferentially select for a feed with a higher concentration of vitamin E

Amanoel, D. E., Thomas, D. T., Blache, D., Milton, J. T. B., Wilmot, M. G., Revell, D. K. & Norman, H. C., Feb 2016, In : Animal. 10, 2, p. 183-191 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

vitamin E
sheep
lambs
flavor
pellets
17 Citations (Scopus)

The Effect of Weight Loss on the Muscle Proteome in the Damara, Dorper and Australian Merino Ovine Breeds

Almeida, A. M., Palhinhas, R. G., Kilminster, T., Scanlon, T., Van Harten, S., Milton, J., Blache, D., Greeff, J., Oldham, C., Coelho, A. V. & Cardoso, L. A., 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 2, 16 p., e0146367.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dorper
sheep breeds
Proteome
Merino
proteome
1 Citation (Scopus)

The fat-tail of Damara sheep: An assessment of mineral content as influenced by weight loss

Lérias, J. R., Kilminster, T., Scanlon, T., Milton, J., Oldham, C., Greeff, J. C., Martins, L. L., Mourato, M. P. & Almeida, A. M., 2016, In : Animal Production Science. 56, 9, p. 1492-1495

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mineral content
Minerals
Tail
Weight Loss
Sheep
16 Citations (Scopus)

The hepatic and skeletal muscle ovine metabolomes as affected by weight loss: A study in three sheep breeds using NMR-metabolomics

Palma, M., Scanlon, T., Kilminster, T., Milton, J., Oldham, C., Greeff, J., Matzapetakis, M. & Almeida, A. M., 14 Dec 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 39120.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Metabolomics
Metabolome
Weight Loss
Sheep
Skeletal Muscle
2015
1 Citation (Scopus)

An animal house study on utilisation of fresh tedera (Bituminaria bituminosa var. albomarginata and crassiuscula) by Merino wethers

Oldham, C. M., Wood, D., Milton, J., Real, D., Vercoe, P. & Van Burgel, A. J., 2015, In : Animal Production Science. 55, 5, p. 617-624

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bituminaria bituminosa
animal housing
Merino
Sheep
Medicago sativa
8 Citations (Scopus)

Colostrum production in ewes: A review of regulation mechanisms and of energy supply

Banchero, G. E., Milton, J., Lindsay, D., Martin, G. & Quintans, G., 2015, In : Animal. 9, 5, p. 831-837

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

colostrum
ewes
lambs
energy
small cereal grains
2 Citations (Scopus)

Individual and socially learned preferences for biserrula (Biserrula pelecinus L.) in sheep

Thomas, D. T., Milton, J. T. B., Revell, C. K., Ewing, M. A. & Lindsay, D. R., Jun 2015, In : Grass and Forage Science. 70, 2, p. 374-380 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sheep
Trifolium incarnatum
Lolium
pastures
monoculture
2014
1 Citation (Scopus)
6 Citations (Scopus)

Follicle development, endocrine profiles and ovulation rate in adult Merino ewes: Effects of early nutrition (pre-and post-natal) and supplementation with lupin grain

Vinoles, C., Paganoni, B. L., Mcnatty, K. P., Heath, D. A., Thompson, A. N., Glover, K., Milton, J. & Martin, G., 2014, In : Reproduction. 147, 1, p. 101-110

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ovulation
Prostaglandins
Follicular Fluid
Injections
Aromatase
22 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of feed restriction on the wool proteome: A combined iTRAQ and fiber structural study

Almeida, A. M. D., Plowman, J. E., Harland, D. P., Thomas, A., Kilminster, T. F., Scanlon, T. T., Milton, J., Greeff, J. C., Oldham, C. M. & Clerens, S. P., 2014, In : Journal of Proteomics. 103, p. 170-177

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wool
Proteome
Fibers
Weight Loss
Proteins

Nutritional Supplements, Leptin, Insulin and Progesterone in Female Australian Cashmere Goats

Shikh Maidin, M., Blackberry, M., Milton, J., Hawken, P. & Martin, G., 2014, Other. US: Elsevier, Vol. 8. p. 299-304

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Open Access
2013
22 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing carcass and meat characteristics of Damara, Dorper and Australian Merino lambs under restricted feeding

Almeida, A. M. D. M. D., Kilminster, T. F., Scanlon, T. T., Araújo, S. S. S., Milton, J., Oldham, C. M. & Greeff, J. C., 2013, In : Tropical Animal Health and Production. 45, 6, p. 1305-1311

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dorper
restricted feeding
Merino
Meat
Weight Loss
24 Citations (Scopus)

Does the Fat Tailed Damara Ovine Breed Have a Distinct Lipid Metabolism Leading to a High Concentration of Branched Chain Fatty Acids in Tissues?

Alves, S. P., Bessa, R. J. B., Quaresma, M. A. G., Kilminster, T., Scanlon, T., Oldham, C., Milton, J., Greeff, J. & Almeida, A. M., 2013, In : PLoS One. 8, 10, p. 9pp

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
branched chain fatty acids
sheep breeds
Lipid Metabolism
lipid metabolism
Sheep
22 Citations (Scopus)

Live weight parameters and feed intake in Dorper, Damara and Australian Merino lambs exposed to restricted feeding

Scanlon, T. T., Almeida, A. M. D. M. D., Van Burgel, A. J., Kilminster, T. F., Milton, J., Greeff, J. C. & Oldham, C. M., 2013, In : Small Ruminant Research. 109, 2-3, p. 101-106

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dorper
restricted feeding
Merino
lambs
feed intake
2012
18 Citations (Scopus)

Embryo losses in sheep during short-term nutritional supplementation

Viñoles, C., Glover, K., Paganoni, B. L., Milton, J. & Martin, G., 2012, In : Reproduction, Fertility and Development. 24, p. 1040-1047

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Gene expression of regulatory enzymes involved in the intermediate metabolism of sheep subjected to feed restriction

Van Harten, S., Brito, R., Almeida, A. M., Scanlon, T., Kilminster, T., Milton, J., Greef, J., Oldham, C. & Cardoso, L. A., 2012, In : Animal: the international journal of animal biosciences. 1, p. 1-7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access

Muscle proteomics profiles in sheep: the effect of breed and nutritional status

De Almeida, A. M., Palhinhas, R. M. G., Kilminster, T., Scanlon, T., Greeff, J., Oldham, C., Milton, J., Coelho, A. V. & Cardoso, L. A., 2012, Proceedings of the 3rd Managing Committee Meeting and 2nd Meeting of Working Groups 1, 2 & 3 of COST Action FA1002. Germany: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 126-129

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

animal production
Mediterranean region
proteomics
nutritional status
dry season
8 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)

Undergradable dietary protein in alpaca diets affects fibre diameter and time spent urinating

Lund, K. E., Milton, J., Maloney, S., Glover, KMM., Vaughan, JL. & Blache, D., 2012, In : Animal Production Science. 52, p. 959-963

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011

Feeding Alpacas to Enhance reproduction and fleece quality

Blanche, D., Vaughan, J., Maloney, S. & Milton, J., 2011, Australia: Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation.

Research output: Book/ReportOther output

15 Citations (Scopus)

Pregnancy rate and prolificacy after artificial insemination in ewes following synchronisation with prostaglandin, sponges, or sponges with bactericide

Vinoles Gil, C., Paganoni, B., Milton, J., Draincourt, M. A. & Martin, G., 2011, In : Animal Production Science. 51, p. 565–569

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010
16 Citations (Scopus)

Preference of sheep among annual legumes is more closely related to plant nutritive characteristics as plants mature

Thomas, D. T., Milton, J., Revell, C. K., Ewing, M., Dynes, R. A., Murray, K. & Lindsay, D., 2010, In : Animal Production Science. 50, 2, p. 114-123

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

The use of a 'first-wave' model to study the effect of nutrition on ovarian follicular dynamics and ovulation rate in the sheep

Vinoles Gil, C., Paganoni, B. L., Glover, K., Milton, J., Blache, D., Blackberry, M. & Martin, G., 2010, In : Reproduction. 140, p. 865-874

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

WEIGHTLOSS AND THE HEPATIC PROTEOME IN AFRICAN FAT TAILED, EUROPEAN AND INTERMEDIATE DOMESTIC SHEEP BREEDS

De Almeida, A. M., Carvalho, M. R., Franco, C. F., Fracisco, R., Kilminster, T., Scanlon, C., Greef, J., Milton, J., Oldham, C., Cardoso, L. A. & Coelho, A., 2010, 4TH EUPA SCIENTIFIC MEETING. PORTUGAL, Vol. 75. p. 2

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

2009
8 Citations (Scopus)
Lotus uliginosus
colostrum
ewes
lambs
pastures
2008
1 Citation (Scopus)

Feed efficiency for meat and wool production by Merino and F1 Dohne x Merino lambs fed pelleted diets of different nutritive value

Van Beem, D., Wellington, D., Paganoni, B. L., Vercoe, P. & Milton, J., 2008, In : Animal Production Science. 48, 7, p. 879-884

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wool production
pelleted feeds
Wool
meat production
Nutritive Value
2007
17 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of supplementation of ewes with barley or maize during the last week of pregnancy on colostrum production

Banchero, G. E., Quintans, G., Vasquez, A., Gigena, F., La Manna, A., Lindsay, D. & Milton, J., 2007, In : Animal. 1, 4, p. 625-630

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

colostrum
ewes
barley
pregnancy
corn
2006
28 Citations (Scopus)
Colostrum
colostrum
ewes
Sheep
nutrition
2005
6 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of teeth eruption on growth performance and meat quality of sheep

Wiese, S. C., Pethick, D. W., Milton, J., Davidson, R. H., Mcintyre, B. L. & D'Souza, D. N., 2005, In : Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture. 45, 5, p. 509-515

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tooth Eruption
Dentition
Meat
meat quality
growth performance
2004
124 Citations (Scopus)

Natural methods for increasing reproductive efficiency in small ruminants

Martin, G., Milton, J., Davidson, R. H., Banchero Hunziker, G. E., Lindsay, D. & Blache, D., 2004, In : Animal Reproduction Science. 82-83, p. 231-246

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

reproductive efficiency
Ruminants
small ruminants
milk industry
male effect
34 Citations (Scopus)
Colostrum
colostrum
ewes
Sheep
pregnancy
24 Citations (Scopus)
Lupinus
Colostrum
colostrum
Zea mays
Sheep
2003

A low energy diet fed to pregnant ewes affects the metabolism of the ewes and their lambs

Perez-Clariget, R., Banchero, G., Lopez, A., Blackberry, M., Milton, J. & Martin, G., 2003, 9th World Conference on Animal Production. Production, W. C. O. A. (ed.). Porto Alegre, Brazil ed. unsure: World Conference on Animal Production, Vol. 1. p. 224-225

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Confinement feeding sheep in Western Australia

Milton, J., 2003, Agribusiness Sheep Updates. Peterson, A. (ed.). Perth, WA ed. Australia: Chief Executive Officer of the Department of Agriculture, Vol. 1. p. 81-82

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Future feeding of sheep in Western Australia

Milton, J. & Martin, G., 2003, Agribusiness Sheep Updates. Peterson, A. (ed.). Perth, WA ed. Australia: Chief Executive Officer of the Department of Agriculture, Vol. 1. p. 21

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

9 Citations (Scopus)

Growth and carcass characteristics of prime lambs fed diets containing urea, lupins or canola meal as a crude protein source

Wiese, S. C., White, C. L., Masters, D. G., Milton, J. & Davidson, R. H., 2003, In : Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture. 43, 10, p. 1193-1197

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

canola meal
Lupinus
carcass characteristics
protein sources
Meals

Production of colostrum by Polwarth ewes grazing lucerne pastures: effect of birth type and body condition

Banchero, G. E., Quintans, G., Martin, G., Lindsay, D. & Milton, J., 2003, 9th World Conference on Animal Production. Production, W. C. O. A. (ed.). Porto Alegre, Brazil ed. unsure: World Conference on Animal Production, Vol. 1. p. 221-222

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

The grazing preference of sheep is related to prior experience

Thomas, D. T., Milton, J., Ewing, M., Revell, C. K. & Lindsay, D., 2003, Nutrition Society of Australia. Wahlqvist, M., Okada, A. & Roberts, D. (eds.). Australia ed. Australia: Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 12. p. S39

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

10 Citations (Scopus)

The growth performance and carcass attributes of Merino and Poll Dorset x Merino lambs fed rumen-protected methionine (SmartamineTM-M)

Wiese, S. C., White, C. L., Masters, D. G., Milton, J. & Davidson, R. H., 2003, In : Australian Journal of Agricultural Research. 54, 5, p. 507-513

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dorset (sheep breed)
Merino
methionine
growth performance
rumen
2002

Colostrum production by Merino ewes fed adequate or sub-maintenance diets in late pregnancy

Banchero, G. E., Milton, J., Martin, G. & Lindsay, D., 2002, Sixth International Symposium on Reproduction in Domestic Ruminants. Reproduction, S. F. & Fertility (eds.). Scotland ed. Scotland: Society for Reproduction and Fertility, Vol. 1. p. A3

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Incorporating social-sexual cues into the management of reproduction in the sheep industry

Martin, G. & Milton, J., 2002, Feromonas Y Biostimulacion Sexual. Olvera, G. H., Gutierrez, P. M. & Guemez, P. R. D. (eds.). Mexico ed. Mexico: Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Vol. 1. p. 41-50

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

56 Citations (Scopus)

Low maternal nutrition during pregnancy reduces the number of Sertoli cells in the newborn lamb

Bielli, A., Perez, R., Pedrana, G., Milton, J., Lopez, A., Blackberry, M., Duncombe, G., Rodriguez-Martinez, H. & Martin, G., 2002, In : Reproduction, Fertility and Development. 14, p. 333-337

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

The nutritional value of Lathyrus cicera and Lupinus angustifolius grain for sheep

White, C. L., Hanbury, C. D., Young, P., Phillips, N., Wiese, S. C., Milton, J., Davidson, R. H., Siddique, K. & Harris, D., 2002, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 99, p. 45-64

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lathyrus cicera
Lupinus angustifolius
Lupinus
Lathyrus
nutritive value

The nutritional value of Lathyrus cicero and Lupinus angustifolius grain for sheep

White, C. L., Hanbury, C. D., Young, P., Phillips, N., Wiese, S. C., Milton, J., Davidson, R. H., Siddique, K. & Harris, D., 2002, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 99, p. 45-65

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lathyrus
Lupinus angustifolius
Lupinus
nutritive value
sheep