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Donald Leonard Palmquist

Donald Leonard Palmquist, American nutritionist. Achievements include patent for Process for Feeding Ruminant Animals and Composition for Use Therein. Recipient Fulbright Travel award, 1990. Member American Dairy Science Association (American Cyanamid award 1989, American Feed Industry award 1992), American Society Animal Science, American Institute Nutrition, American Oil Chemists Society, Nutrition Society.

Background

  • Palmquist, Donald Leonard was born on July 2, 1936 in Silverton, Oregon, United States. Son of Elmer Leonard and Dora (Geren) Palmquist.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Oregon State University, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy in Nutrition, University California, Davis, 1965.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral researcher University Illinois, Urbana, 1965-1967. Assistant professor Ohio Agriculture Research and Development Center/Ohio State University, Wooster, 1967-1974, associate professor, 1974-1982, professor, since 1982. Lecturer Danish Academy of Sciences, 1990.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patent for Process for Feeding Ruminant Animals and Composition for Use Therein.

    Works

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member American Dairy Science Association (American Cyanamid award 1989, American Feed Industry award 1992), American Society Animal Science, American Institute Nutrition, American Oil Chemists Society, Nutrition Society.

    Connections

    • Married Edith Susanne Nicodemus, February 17, 1962 (divorced 1984). Children: John (deceased), Patricia.
    • father: Elmer Leonard Palmquist
    • mother: Dora (Geren) Palmquist
    • spouse: Edith Susanne Nicodemus
    • children: John Palmquist (deceased)
    • Patricia Palmquist
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