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  28. Calves that won´t nurse » Read 48659 times
  29. Dry cow and transition cow nutrition » Read 47947 times
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  32. Designing standard operating procedures to help workers do their jobs » Read 45467 times
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  36. Precision is key to consistency in calf feeding » Read 44762 times
  37. Milk quality in China » Read 44716 times
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  39. Cow comfort: 11) Drinking » Read 43119 times
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  41. Feed additives » Read 42991 times
  42. Robotic Milking: Farm test - the cow's time spent in the milking robot » Read 42854 times
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  47. Planning a dairy expansion » Read 39636 times
  48. Protein » Read 39123 times
  49. Light » Read 39098 times
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  59. Cow comfort: 1) Animal signs » Read 38334 times
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  80. Cow comfort: 4) The cow » Read 35447 times
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  92. Steps in minimizing bacteria in colostrum » Read 33636 times
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  116. Foot bathing in the hoof health management » Read 30576 times
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  122. Development of a niche market: The U.S. dairy sheep and goat industries » Read 29913 times
  123. Behavior » Read 29898 times
  124. Effective immunization programs in herd health » Read 29823 times
  125. Integration of metabolism and immunity in periparturient dairy cows » Read 29698 times
  126. Bovine mastitis treatment failure » Read 29696 times
  127. Managing pastures for goats » Read 29659 times
  128. Feed sorting: Repeated ruminal acidosis challenges in lactating dairy cows at high and low risk for developing acidosis » Read 29644 times
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  130. Monitoring health and looking for sick cows » Read 29619 times
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  133. Calves - cold weather feeding » Read 29464 times
  134. Dairy business management principles » Read 29432 times
  135. Body condition score » Read 29320 times
  136. Fencing systems: Bracing » Read 29318 times
  137. Management of calving on large dairy farms » Read 29210 times
  138. Contract heifer raising » Read 29156 times
  139. Milk replacer feeding strategies for accelerated calf growth » Read 29142 times
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  141. Opportunities for improved cow comfort through freestall barn renovations » Read 28951 times
  142. Forages » Read 28889 times
  143. Effective natural ventilation strategies » Read 28664 times
  144. Using locomotion scoring to put together a program to reduce lameness on the dairy » Read 28508 times
  145. Accelerated feeding - current feeding programs » Read 28395 times
  146. Milk components » Read 28083 times
  147. Growth and health of calves housed on different bedding types » Read 28022 times
  148. Electric fencing - a planning guide » Read 27955 times
  149. Milking Hygiene and Udder Health Problems: Results of a survey of 5000 dairy farms » Read 27955 times
  150. Ammonia emissions - How will they change dairy ration formulation? » Read 27879 times
  151. Should feed efficiency be used in dairy benchmarking? » Read 27865 times
  152. Nutrition and management in support of hoof health » Read 27635 times
  153. FAO Food Outlook Nov 2013 - Milk and Milk products » Read 27594 times
  154. Nutrition troubleshooting » Read 27496 times
  155. Calves not eating grain » Read 27399 times
  156. The pneumonia calf » Read 27393 times
  157. Heat detection analysis using an activity meter in grassland systems » Read 27286 times
  158. Performance of calves housed in individual pens and fed with buckets two times per day vs. calves housed in groups and fed with a computerized milk replacer and starter feeding system » Read 27279 times
  159. Common poisonous plants in the eastern and southern United States » Read 27250 times
  160. Standard operating procedures: Tools for making constant improvements » Read 27112 times
  161. Self-locking manger stall considerations » Read 27111 times
  162. What is early pregnancy diagnosis worth? » Read 27084 times
  163. Bottle feeding » Read 26993 times
  164. Economic considerations of sexed semen on your dairy » Read 26958 times
  165. What is the true cost of waste milk? » Read 26936 times
  166. A review of: Streptococcus uberis: Environmental or contagious pathogen? » Read 26933 times
  167. What you feed vs. what you get: » Read 26812 times
  168. Defence Mechanisms of the Udder, Part two: Enhancement of the defence mechanisms of the udder » Read 26680 times
  169. Hoof care resources » Read 26596 times
  170. Calving ease - Early detection of sick preweaned calves » Read 26596 times
  171. Dehorning calves » Read 26495 times
  172. Strategies for shortening the dry period » Read 26323 times
  173. Is your milking routine up to par? » Read 26309 times
  174. Testing calves for passive transfer of immunity » Read 26305 times
  175. Fencing systems: Line posts » Read 26258 times
  176. Using bleach as a germicide for manual washing feeding equipment » Read 26253 times
  177. Teat dipping trouble » Read 26237 times
  178. Nutrition economics » Read 26108 times
  179. Treatment and prevention for scours » Read 25984 times
  180. Mechanisms that prevent and produce double ovulations in dairy cattle » Read 25938 times
  181. Contagious mastitis and organic milk production » Read 25913 times
  182. Cold weather bedding » Read 25883 times
  183. Common pasture pests » Read 25843 times
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  185. Nutrition and reproductive loss in goats » Read 25722 times
  186. Characterization of early embryonic death and prevention of pregnancy wastage » Read 25686 times
  187. Concentrate feeders » Read 25668 times
  188. A comparison of methods for early pregnancy diagnosis » Read 25657 times
  189. Earlier weaning: Yes or no? » Read 25647 times
  190. Milking procedures and relationship to milking efficiency » Read 25630 times
  191. Fencing systems: Post selection » Read 25530 times
  192. Fencing systems: Installing the high tensile wires » Read 25449 times
  193. Developing quality dairy replacement heifers » Read 25426 times
  194. Strategies, benefits, and challenges of feeding ethanol byproducts to dairy and beef cattle » Read 25393 times
  195. Fats » Read 25381 times
  196. Managing the young calf - keep it simple! » Read 25354 times
  197. Fencing systems: Setting posts for the ends and corners » Read 25338 times
  198. Improving dairy cow fertility through genetics » Read 25215 times
  199. Coccidiostats and coccidiosis » Read 25123 times
  200. Cause and control of common diseases of pastured cattle » Read 25001 times
  201. Improving Heifer Handling » Read 24993 times
  202. Good colostrum management » Read 24957 times
  203. Calf blankets » Read 24916 times
  204. Biosecurity practices: Facility cleaning and disinfection » Read 24903 times
  205. Testing for pre-clinical mastitis » Read 24887 times
  206. Remodeling a tie stall barn for an interim milking parlor » Read 24864 times
  207. How is milk production changing in the world? » Read 24863 times
  208. Loopholes that make calves sick » Read 24824 times
  209. Fencing systems: Keeping the current flowing on an electric fence » Read 24789 times
  210. Pasture and grazing management made simple 9: Pros and cons of seasonal dairying » Read 24728 times
  211. Avoiding antibiotic residues in milk » Read 24704 times
  212. Coping with CAFO: Tips on dealing with the new regulations on manure management » Read 24702 times
  213. Solving calf morbidity and mortality problems » Read 24652 times
  214. Timeliness of treating pneumonia » Read 24628 times
  215. A global perspective on automatic milking systems rules and regulations » Read 24541 times
  216. Disease specific biosecurity - part 1 » Read 24533 times
  217. Disease specific biosecurity - part 2: Reproductive diseases » Read 24501 times
  218. Silage additives » Read 24499 times
  219. Mastitis-Staph aureus problems » Read 24477 times
  220. Strategies to reduce growth variance and improve feed efficiency in dairy heifer management » Read 24311 times
  221. 9 reasons why antibiotics fail » Read 24255 times
  222. Alternative approaches to management of high energy rations in dairy cattle » Read 24255 times
  223. Rethink your strategies for prevention of hypocalcemia » Read 24192 times
  224. Achieving desired reproductive performance on dairies » Read 24154 times
  225. Carcass disposal » Read 24096 times
  226. Good growth in cold weather » Read 23987 times
  227. Cation exchange capacity » Read 23987 times
  228. A system for evaluating a change: Conducting and evaluating on-farm research to support management decisions » Read 23938 times
  229. An update on mastitis vaccines » Read 23887 times
  230. Is robotic milking a suitable solution for large dairy herds? » Read 23874 times
  231. At what price crowding? » Read 23834 times
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  233. Calf risk assessment checklist » Read 23669 times
  234. Expansion pitfalls » Read 23660 times
  235. Dairy Beef Quality » Read 23659 times
  236. Little slipups add up » Read 23644 times
  237. Rest assured: Bedding options for robotic milking facilities » Read 23615 times
  238. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Getting the numbers right » Read 23589 times
  239. Dairy goat herd health program » Read 23578 times
  240. Milk Quality » Read 23389 times
  241. Silage production » Read 23385 times
  242. Summer, calves, and water » Read 23354 times
  243. Automatic Milking » Read 23328 times
  244. Managing BVDV infections -- a challenge beyond vaccination » Read 23319 times
  245. Reducing dairy ammonia emissions: A Swedish case study » Read 23309 times
  246. Two competing Swedish breeds with different profiles but of equal size » Read 23232 times
  247. The economic importance of dairying » Read 23146 times
  248. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 1: Measuring and Recording) » Read 23091 times
  249. Increasing world population a challenge for world milk production » Read 23072 times
  250. Forage particle size » Read 23047 times
  251. Cleaning milking systems - North American cleaning practices » Read 22975 times
  252. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Environmental factors » Read 22956 times
  253. Dehydration in milk-fed calves » Read 22942 times
  254. Hay production » Read 22904 times
  255. Cold weather calf care tips » Read 22809 times
  256. Accelerated feeding - limitations of current programs » Read 22757 times
  257. World milk production and exports/imports » Read 22735 times
  258. Towards a sustainable milk production - Practical advice for reducing on-farm ammonia losses » Read 22713 times
  259. IFCN report 2013: Overview on milk prices and production costs world wide » Read 22701 times
  260. Bottles: To wash or not to wash - who knows the answer? » Read 22699 times
  261. Kernel processed corn silage » Read 22602 times
  262. Calving ease- navels and newborns » Read 22524 times
  263. Monitoring calf care: Goals and thresholds & what to do when goals are not met » Read 22481 times
  264. Efficacy of a teat sealant with no germicide, applied on pre-calving cows in grassing system » Read 22461 times
  265. Feeding calves: it takes more than just milk » Read 22428 times
  266. Fencing systems: Protecting an energizer from lightning » Read 22421 times
  267. Pasture and grazing management made simple 6: Cow grazing behavior and intake » Read 22365 times
  268. Automation and new technology » Read 22199 times
  269. Why water? » Read 22178 times
  270. Surges in scours cases » Read 22173 times
  271. Why workers leave dairies » Read 22149 times
  272. Fencing systems: Grounding electric fences » Read 22124 times
  273. 7 reasons why vaccines fail » Read 22118 times
  274. Understand cultural differences to improve your management » Read 22105 times
  275. Keeping them out of the rough: Practical insights into hemorrhagic bowel syndrome » Read 21983 times
  276. Cleaning milking systems - basic principles and practices » Read 21956 times
  277. Scours: Make a list and check it twice » Read 21933 times
  278. Composting large animal mortalities » Read 21856 times
  279. Methods of feeding liquid to calves » Read 21824 times
  280. Biosecurity Issues in manure management plans » Read 21786 times
  281. Calf feeding programs and control of brucellosis and tuberculosis » Read 21743 times
  282. Cow comfort and reproductive performance » Read 21735 times
  283. Colostrum: The 4 quart myth » Read 21701 times
  284. Pasture and grazing management made simple 3: herbal growth rate information » Read 21677 times
  285. Do you know how much mastitis is costing you? » Read 21623 times
  286. Spring thaw can contribute to feed waste » Read 21524 times
  287. Calving ease - Clean colostrum » Read 21513 times
  288. The three phases of bovine laminitis » Read 21500 times
  289. Dairy barn design from an ethological perspective » Read 21476 times
  290. What is colostrum? » Read 21453 times
  291. Is it time to reconsider blanket dry cow treatment programs? » Read 21430 times
  292. Fencing systems: Energizers » Read 21414 times
  293. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 2: Summarizing and Analyzing) » Read 21390 times
  294. Abomasal ulcers » Read 21343 times
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  296. Mastitis caused by Streptococcus uberis » Read 21332 times
  297. Biotin » Read 21312 times
  298. Relationship between teat-end callosity or hyperkeratosis and mastitis » Read 21297 times
  299. Proper milking techniques » Read 21273 times
  300. Using success factors to address lameness » Read 21237 times
  301. Natural defenses: Different responses for different bacteria » Read 21137 times
  302. A review of: The effect of management style on udder health » Read 21114 times
  303. Review of 2004 national mastitis council meeting » Read 21051 times
  304. Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q1: International prices to ease through 2014 » Read 20969 times
  305. Dairy cow health and metabolic disease relative to nutritional factors » Read 20959 times
  306. Tips on selecting for longevity » Read 20910 times
  307. BSE and calves » Read 20907 times
  308. Pasture and grazing management made simple 7: Pasture rotation » Read 20887 times
  309. HACCP application: Managing calf diseases » Read 20799 times
  310. Dystocia calves (assisted deliveries) » Read 20707 times
  311. Overview: Electric fencing - how to plan, select and install » Read 20671 times
  312. Calving ease - Too many stresses » Read 20571 times
  313. Pasture and grazing management made simple 2: methods to estimate available pasture » Read 20495 times
  314. FAO Food Outlook report 2011 » Read 20367 times
  315. Feeding unfermented corn silage » Read 20269 times
  316. Mycoplasma Species and Mastitis » Read 20218 times
  317. Milk quality self assessment test » Read 20212 times
  318. Pasture and grazing management made simple 4: how to develop a grazing plan » Read 20206 times
  319. Monitoring the cow's body for more accurate decisions about health and nutrition » Read 20148 times
  320. Genetic selection for longevity » Read 20125 times
  321. Achieving a high pregnancy rate for higher profitability » Read 20092 times
  322. Summary of the dry cow management pre-conference symposium - 2003 national mastitis conference » Read 20015 times
  323. DeLaval hygiene symposium and R&D center inaugural » Read 19997 times
  324. Pasture and grazing management made simple 8: Animal densities on pasture » Read 19843 times
  325. Milk feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 19814 times
  326. Grain feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 19787 times
  327. Five steps to designing the ideal transition cow barn » Read 19701 times
  328. The power of internal herd growth » Read 19661 times
  329. Managing cows to managing people -- the competitive edge » Read 19657 times
  330. Heat stress and calves » Read 19633 times
  331. A review of: Incentive pay principles » Read 19632 times
  332. Dehydration in calves » Read 19584 times
  333. Weaning calves: Four management strategies » Read 19384 times
  334. Transition cows » Read 19201 times
  335. Pasture and grazing management made simple 5: Keeping track of pasture supply » Read 19185 times
  336. Feeding for top production on pasture » Read 19090 times
  337. Barn layout affects milk yield » Read 19029 times
  338. Giardia » Read 19027 times
  339. A review of: Measuring effectiveness of teat preparation » Read 19003 times
  340. How much milk will calves drink? » Read 18801 times
  341. Maternal immune cells in colostrum » Read 18787 times
  342. Importance of hoof health in dairy production » Read 18781 times
  343. Johne's - An overview of the 2001 report of the international dairy federation » Read 18691 times
  344. Reduce feed costs to optimize returns » Read 18633 times
  345. Choosing the right cow traffic system for your robotic dairy » Read 18550 times
  346. Guide to good dairy farming practice » Read 18361 times
  347. Calf Housing & Environment courses » Read 18273 times
  348. Finding the tools to achieve longevity in Canadian dairy cows » Read 18272 times
  349. Feeding immunoglobulins » Read 18252 times
  350. Have a plan for heat stress » Read 18201 times
  351. Lying area design and barn climate getting it right » Read 18180 times
  352. Tube feeding colostrum » Read 18117 times
  353. Milk - Not just for strong bones and healthy teeth » Read 18107 times
  354. The dairy control report indicates mastitis » Read 17814 times
  355. Dairy consumption does not elevate heart attack risk » Read 17768 times
  356. Milk smarter - not just harder » Read 17707 times
  357. Calving ease - Holes in biosecurity » Read 17698 times
  358. Managing the change to automatic milking » Read 17660 times
  359. Long live the cows! - Report from the Cow Longevity Conference » Read 17621 times
  360. The case for low methane-emitting cattle » Read 17534 times
  361. Read 17496 times
  362. Dry cow teat sealants » Read 17459 times
  363. Hot weather and post-weaning slump » Read 17387 times
  364. Recent research on managing soil phosphorus » Read 17380 times
  365. Power and water consumption of automatic milking systems » Read 17050 times
  366. Making the most from manure » Read 16898 times
  367. Ammonia is bad for calves » Read 16891 times
  368. Good housing and good management = more milk » Read 16819 times
  369. Addressing teat condition problems » Read 16791 times
  370. The use of a bismuth-based teat seal and the bacteriocin lacticin 3147 to prevent dry period mastitis in dairy cows » Read 16667 times
  371. Designing dairy ventilation will be focus of Penn State webinar » Read 16628 times
  372. Scours are NOT normal » Read 16589 times
  373. If you can measure it you can manage it » Read 16486 times
  374. Is dairy farming like juggling in a water bed? » Read 16333 times
  375. Winter preparedness on dairy farms » Read 16213 times
  376. A little privacy please? » Read 16022 times
  377. Improve productivity and reduce carbon hoof print » Read 15908 times
  378. What is Precision Dairy Farming? » Read 15561 times
  379. Dairy farming and social media » Read 15544 times
  380. Cash-flow tool helps dairy producers manage feed costs during tough times » Read 15447 times
  381. Current status and future challenges in mastitis research » Read 15371 times
  382. Genetics and behavior during handling, restraint, and herding » Read 15280 times
  383. Cows are smarter when raised in pairs » Read 15164 times
  384. Biosecurity - protecting the herd » Read 15094 times
  385. Connecting transition cow physiology, behavior, and nutrition » Read 15060 times
  386. Mastitis and milk management - Weekly article series » Read 15043 times
  387. Biosecurity principles as applied to udder health » Read 15006 times
  388. Animal welfare on the agenda » Read 14993 times
  389. Heat stress: Cooling cows at night - Milkline (audio) » Read 14969 times
  390. Dairy cow mortality: A growing problem » Read 14964 times
  391. The realities of robotic milking technology today » Read 14950 times
  392. Preparing the Total Mix Ration (TMR) - What Ingredients Should I Add First? » Read 14925 times
  393. The beneficial effects of cooling cows » Read 14891 times
  394. Procedures and products required for milking center efficiency, mastitis control, and production of high quality milk » Read 14824 times
  395. Monitor your herd and get results » Read 14811 times
  396. Automatic Milking Systems in North America » Read 14796 times
  397. Teat end conditions » Read 14667 times
  398. Reducing handling stress improves both productivity and welfare » Read 14651 times
  399. A zero-discharge dairy complex » Read 14614 times
  400. Dairy industry sustainability report » Read 14564 times
  401. Animal welfare a risk for the future of the dairy industry » Read 14533 times
  402. Animal welfare in Argentina » Read 14378 times
  403. Reducing fear improves milk production » Read 14366 times
  404. Management, health, and nutrition of the calf can affect age and body weight at calving, first lactation and lifetime milk production » Read 14313 times
  405. Pros and cons of automatic milking in Europe » Read 14285 times
  406. Are your cows comfortable? » Read 14259 times
  407. The new IFCN milk quantity converter » Read 14101 times
  408. Why and how to read a cow or bull » Read 14077 times
  409. Develop strategies and standards to prevent introducing intramammary infections into a herd » Read 14074 times
  410. Calving ease - How do you respond to a health crisis? » Read 14047 times
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  412. Heat stress abatement improves feed efficiency of high yielding cows in the summer » Read 13941 times
  413. Reduced green house gas emissions by change in diet » Read 13919 times
  414. Facility characteristics and cow comfort on U.S. dairy operations » Read 13896 times
  415. Efficient milk production under heat stress conditions » Read 13856 times
  416. Increasing the likelihood of success without blanket dry cow treatment » Read 13796 times
  417. Antibiotic resistance - a complex issue and serious threat » Read 13742 times
  418. Good discrimination in hiring at a dairy » Read 13693 times
  419. Make a good robotic milking facility great » Read 13610 times
  420. Herd Navigator savings calculation » Read 13570 times
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  422. The research behind on-off grazing » Read 13482 times
  423. Post-Milking Teat Disinfection » Read 13478 times
  424. Treating hypocalcemia routinely » Read 13464 times
  425. 8 "Controllables" during hard times in the dairy business » Read 13432 times
  426. Milking tips from the NMC » Read 13425 times
  427. The power of partial budgeting in dairy decision making » Read 13416 times
  428. Changes in the behaviour of dairy cows before calving » Read 13369 times
  429. Selective dry cow treatment research results » Read 13313 times
  430. Finding that ketosis in time » Read 13289 times
  431. Lactating dairy cows adapt quickly to automatic milking system » Read 13245 times
  432. IDF Guide to Prudent Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Dairy Production » Read 13240 times
  433. Cost effectiveness of intensive cooling cows in summer in dairy farms located in South China » Read 13219 times
  434. Treating mastitis: Balancing cure, money, welfare and resistance » Read 13193 times
  435. Transition cows 2010 » Read 13179 times
  436. Keys to motivating farm workers to harvest high quality milk » Read 13136 times
  437. Reproductive management and performance can be improved by use of Herd Navigator » Read 13082 times
  438. Seven practical heat stress abatement strategies » Read 12997 times
  439. 2008 WI Dairy Modernization Survey: Improved Labour Efficiency » Read 12974 times
  440. Dairy management webinars » Read 12958 times
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