Breaking the Cycle of Bovine Respiratory Disease

Despite decades of research and efforts, bovine respiratory disease (BRD) remains the most important cause of economic losses in youngstock1. BRD costs all farmers...

Streptococcus uberis the frustrating mastitis bacterium

What do we know about Streptococcus uberis mastitis and why is it so frustrating? Streptococcus uberis is recognised in many countries around the world as...

Preventing problems caused by low blood calcium in dairy cows

Source: University of Guelph, Karli Longthorne Proactive approach improves herd health, say researchers Low blood calcium levels after calving are an issue in dairy herds, especially in...

Helping cows with reduced estrous expression achieve greater fertility

Source: The University of British Columbia By Tracy A. Burnett, Augusto M.L. Madureira, Janet Bauer, Ronaldo L.A. Cerri Infertility of lactating dairy cows represents a major...

Behavioral changes associated with fever in transition dairy cows

Source: Journal of Dairy Science ABSTRACT Dairy cows are often diagnosed with fever without showing clinical symptoms of disease. The aim of this study was to investigate...

Projected impact of future climate conditions on the agronomic and environmental performance of Canadian...

Source: Dairy Research and Extension Consortium of Alberta Why is this important? Agriculture is a contributor to greenhouse gas emissions (GHG), thereby impacting climate change potential....

Manure management practices to mitigate greenhouse gases

Source: Dairy Research Cluster Manure is an important source of agricultural greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Methane (CH4) is the most important GHG associated with liquid...

Individual variability in response to social stress in dairy heifers

Source: MDPI and ACS Style Nogues, E.; Lecorps, B.; Weary, D.M.; von Keyserlingk, M.A.G. Individual Variability in Response to Social Stress in Dairy Heifers.Animals 2020, 10,...

Antimicrobial use on Canadian dairy farms

Source: Journal of Dairy Science Abstract Antimicrobial use (AMU) data are critical for formulating policies for containingantimicrobial resistance. The present study determined AMU on Canadian dairy...

Live yeast helps maintain dairy cow performance, feeding behavior and rumen health during periods...

A recent study published in the Journal of Dairy Science by the team of Professor José E.P. Santos from the University of Florida (Perdomo...
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