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Dr Soledad Navarrete PhD

Research Officer - Animal Science

School of Agriculture and Environment



  • Doctor of Philosophy - Massey University (2016)

Research Outputs


Montero-Silva, F., Kogan, MJ., Montenegro, I., Guzmán, F., Navarrete, S., Parra, C., . . . Seeger, M. (2019). Determination of the potency of hexyl-ciprofloxacin molecules that interact with gold nanoparticles in a reversible manner. IET Nanobiotechnology. 13(3), 320-325
[Journal article]Authored by: Navarrete Quijada, S.
Navarrete, S., Kemp, PD., Pain, SJ., & Back, PJ. (2016). Bioactive compounds, aucubin and acteoside, in plantain (Plantago lanceolata L.) and their effect on in vitro rumen fermentation. Animal Feed Science and Technology. 222, 158-167
[Journal article]Authored by: Back, P., Kemp, P., Navarrete Quijada, S., Pain, S.
Hodgkinson, SM., López, IF., & Navarrete, S. (2009). Ingestion of energy, protein and amino acids from pasture by grazing European wild boar (Sus scrofa L.) in a semi-extensive production system. Livestock Science. 122(2-3), 222-226
[Journal article]Authored by: Hodgkinson, S., Lopez Campbell, I., Navarrete Quijada, S.
Navarrete Q, S., Anrique, R., & Alvarado, C. (2008). Effect of Including Extruded, Rolled or Ground Corn in Dairy Cow Diets Based on Direct Cut Grass Silage. Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research. 69(3)
[Journal article]Authored by: Navarrete Quijada, S.


Navarrete, SDC. (2016). Evaluation of herb pastures for New Zealand dairy systems. (Doctoral Thesis, Massey University)
[Doctoral Thesis]Authored by: Navarrete Quijada, S.Edited by: Back, P., Pain, S.


Navarrete, SDC., Kemp, PD., Pain, SJ., Back, P., & Lee, JM. (2013). Effect of grazing frequency by dairy cows on herb based pastures. In DL. Michalk, GD. Millar, WB. Badgery, & KM. Broadfoot (Eds.) 2013 Proceedings of the 22nd International Grassland Congress. (pp. 1173 - 1174). : International Grassland Conference
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Back, P., Kemp, P., Navarrete Quijada, S., Pain, S.

Teaching and Supervision

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Co-supervisor 2 0

Current Doctoral Supervision

Co-supervisor of:

  • Nguyen Truong Thi Nguyen - Doctor of Philosophy
    Effect of plantain on milk production and nitrate leaching by dairy cows
  • Maria Rodriguez Gelos - Doctor of Philosophy
    Natural control of nitrate leaching, nitrous oxide and ammonia losses with plantain pastures

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