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  37. Low temperatures and negative energy balance in calves » Read 63945 times
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  100. Cow comfort: 4) The cow » Read 39655 times
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  123. Vitamins and minerals functioning as antioxidants with supplementation considerations » Read 36294 times
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  125. Managing the postpartum cow to maximize pregnancy rates » Read 36161 times
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  127. Dietary energy density for the close-up dry cow - Postpartum » Read 35736 times
  128. Effective immunization programs in herd health » Read 35644 times
  129. Cow comfort » Read 35495 times
  130. Incorporating dairy cow behavior into management tools » Read 35367 times
  131. Electric fencing - a planning guide » Read 35277 times
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  134. Crossbreeding trials in California » Read 35012 times
  135. Silage additives » Read 34970 times
  136. Body condition score » Read 34835 times
  137. Behavior » Read 34670 times
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  142. Foot bathing in the hoof health management » Read 33812 times
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  145. Bovine mastitis treatment failure » Read 33584 times
  146. Behavioral needs of the transition cow and considerations for special needs facility design » Read 33563 times
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  148. Management of calving on large dairy farms » Read 33335 times
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  150. Cow Power - Stepping stones towards sustainable livestock husbandry » Read 33208 times
  151. Proper milking techniques » Read 33183 times
  152. Laminitis - More than How You Feed Your Cows » Read 33168 times
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  154. Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q1: International prices to ease through 2014 » Read 32926 times
  155. Monitoring health and looking for sick cows » Read 32707 times
  156. Effective natural ventilation strategies » Read 32649 times
  157. Integration of metabolism and immunity in periparturient dairy cows » Read 32600 times
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  159. Ammonia emissions - How will they change dairy ration formulation? » Read 32471 times
  160. Using locomotion scoring to put together a program to reduce lameness on the dairy » Read 32463 times
  161. Feed sorting: Repeated ruminal acidosis challenges in lactating dairy cows at high and low risk for developing acidosis » Read 32394 times
  162. Growth and health of calves housed on different bedding types » Read 32290 times
  163. Bottle feeding » Read 32143 times
  164. Contagious mastitis and organic milk production » Read 32113 times
  165. Calves - cold weather feeding » Read 31955 times
  166. Using success factors to address lameness » Read 31954 times
  167. Contract heifer raising » Read 31872 times
  168. The pneumonia calf » Read 31617 times
  169. Appropriate methods of diagnosing mineral deficiencies » Read 31512 times
  170. A review of: Streptococcus uberis: Environmental or contagious pathogen? » Read 31466 times
  171. Self-locking manger stall considerations » Read 31389 times
  172. Standard operating procedures: Tools for making constant improvements » Read 31239 times
  173. Milking Hygiene and Udder Health Problems: Results of a survey of 5000 dairy farms » Read 31164 times
  174. Accelerated feeding - current feeding programs » Read 31056 times
  175. Nutrition and management in support of hoof health » Read 30933 times
  176. Addressing teat condition problems » Read 30892 times
  177. Guide to good dairy farming practice » Read 30788 times
  178. Common poisonous plants in the eastern and southern United States » Read 30576 times
  179. Milking procedures and relationship to milking efficiency » Read 30524 times
  180. What is the true cost of waste milk? » Read 30397 times
  181. Should feed efficiency be used in dairy benchmarking? » Read 30361 times
  182. Rest assured: Bedding options for robotic milking facilities » Read 30344 times
  183. Using bleach as a germicide for manual washing feeding equipment » Read 30249 times
  184. Coccidiostats and coccidiosis » Read 30213 times
  185. Nutrition troubleshooting » Read 30169 times
  186. Defence Mechanisms of the Udder, Part two: Enhancement of the defence mechanisms of the udder » Read 30090 times
  187. What you feed vs. what you get: » Read 30015 times
  188. Biotin » Read 29928 times
  189. 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 29899 times
  190. Heat detection analysis using an activity meter in grassland systems » Read 29887 times
  191. Milk Quality » Read 29876 times
  192. Nutrition economics » Read 29837 times
  193. Hoof care resources » Read 29833 times
  194. Fats » Read 29619 times
  195. World milk production and exports/imports » Read 29510 times
  196. Concentrate feeders » Read 29377 times
  197. Kernel processed corn silage » Read 29322 times
  198. What is early pregnancy diagnosis worth? » Read 29229 times
  199. Fencing systems: Line posts » Read 29135 times
  200. Economic considerations of sexed semen on your dairy » Read 29077 times
  201. Characterization of early embryonic death and prevention of pregnancy wastage » Read 29010 times
  202. Strategies for shortening the dry period » Read 28910 times
  203. Dehorning calves » Read 28876 times
  204. Finding the tools to achieve longevity in Canadian dairy cows » Read 28869 times
  205. Common pasture pests » Read 28855 times
  206. Mastitis-Staph aureus problems » Read 28825 times
  207. Improving dairy cow fertility through genetics » Read 28703 times
  208. Cause and control of common diseases of pastured cattle » Read 28654 times
  209. Is your milking routine up to par? » Read 28587 times
  210. Calving ease - Early detection of sick preweaned calves » Read 28585 times
  211. Remodeling a tie stall barn for an interim milking parlor » Read 28447 times
  212. Treatment and prevention for scours » Read 28390 times
  213. Loopholes that make calves sick » Read 28325 times
  214. Avoiding antibiotic residues in milk » Read 28310 times
  215. Pasture and grazing management made simple 9: Pros and cons of seasonal dairying » Read 28212 times
  216. Fencing systems: Installing the high tensile wires » Read 28196 times
  217. Mechanisms that prevent and produce double ovulations in dairy cattle » Read 28126 times
  218. Increasing world population a challenge for world milk production » Read 28103 times
  219. Automatic Milking » Read 28095 times
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  221. How is milk production changing in the world? » Read 28016 times
  222. Testing for pre-clinical mastitis » Read 27980 times
  223. A comparison of methods for early pregnancy diagnosis » Read 27970 times
  224. Fencing systems: Post selection » Read 27958 times
  225. Cold weather bedding » Read 27943 times
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  227. Earlier weaning: Yes or no? » Read 27849 times
  228. Pasture and grazing management made simple 6: Cow grazing behavior and intake » Read 27832 times
  229. Developing quality dairy replacement heifers » Read 27671 times
  230. Fencing systems: Setting posts for the ends and corners » Read 27451 times
  231. Calf blankets » Read 27431 times
  232. Managing the young calf - keep it simple! » Read 27411 times
  233. Fencing systems: Keeping the current flowing on an electric fence » Read 27386 times
  234. Improving Heifer Handling » Read 27327 times
  235. Good colostrum management » Read 27295 times
  236. 9 reasons why antibiotics fail » Read 27254 times
  237. The case for low methane-emitting cattle » Read 27192 times
  238. Biosecurity practices: Facility cleaning and disinfection » Read 27133 times
  239. Solving calf morbidity and mortality problems » Read 27080 times
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  241. Carcass disposal » Read 27021 times
  242. Automation and new technology » Read 26868 times
  243. Disease specific biosecurity - part 2: Reproductive diseases » Read 26837 times
  244. Disease specific biosecurity - part 1 » Read 26819 times
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  246. Dairy goat herd health program » Read 26684 times
  247. Milk smarter - not just harder » Read 26620 times
  248. Coping with CAFO: Tips on dealing with the new regulations on manure management » Read 26594 times
  249. Transition cows » Read 26580 times
  250. Strategies to reduce growth variance and improve feed efficiency in dairy heifer management » Read 26545 times
  251. Is it time to reconsider blanket dry cow treatment programs? » Read 26505 times
  252. Choosing the right cow traffic system for your robotic dairy » Read 26497 times
  253. Cleaning milking systems - North American cleaning practices » Read 26474 times
  254. A global perspective on automatic milking systems rules and regulations » Read 26468 times
  255. Timeliness of treating pneumonia » Read 26461 times
  256. Lying area design and barn climate getting it right » Read 26459 times
  257. Dairy Beef Quality » Read 26394 times
  258. Alternative approaches to management of high energy rations in dairy cattle » Read 26391 times
  259. Reducing dairy ammonia emissions: A Swedish case study » Read 26355 times
  260. Calf risk assessment checklist » Read 26353 times
  261. Cation exchange capacity » Read 26347 times
  262. Achieving desired reproductive performance on dairies » Read 26321 times
  263. An update on mastitis vaccines » Read 26211 times
  264. How much milk will calves drink? » Read 26092 times
  265. Expansion pitfalls » Read 26090 times
  266. Five steps to designing the ideal transition cow barn » Read 26051 times
  267. A system for evaluating a change: Conducting and evaluating on-farm research to support management decisions » Read 25988 times
  268. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Environmental factors » Read 25942 times
  269. Giardia » Read 25867 times
  270. Mastitis caused by Streptococcus uberis » Read 25760 times
  271. Biosecurity Issues in manure management plans » Read 25729 times
  272. Forage particle size » Read 25718 times
  273. Little slipups add up » Read 25711 times
  274. At what price crowding? » Read 25648 times
  275. Managing BVDV infections -- a challenge beyond vaccination » Read 25615 times
  276. Mycoplasma Species and Mastitis » Read 25564 times
  277. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Getting the numbers right » Read 25520 times
  278. Cleaning milking systems - basic principles and practices » Read 25505 times
  279. Good growth in cold weather » Read 25436 times
  280. Winter preparedness on dairy farms » Read 25388 times
  281. Summer, calves, and water » Read 25376 times
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  284. Dairy barn design from an ethological perspective » Read 25174 times
  285. Hay production » Read 25055 times
  286. Methods of feeding liquid to calves » Read 25052 times
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  288. Accelerated feeding - limitations of current programs » Read 24951 times
  289. Dehydration in milk-fed calves » Read 24935 times
  290. Efficacy of a teat sealant with no germicide, applied on pre-calving cows in grassing system » Read 24876 times
  291. Cold weather calf care tips » Read 24840 times
  292. Calving ease- navels and newborns » Read 24807 times
  293. Understand cultural differences to improve your management » Read 24739 times
  294. Importance of hoof health in dairy production » Read 24649 times
  295. Lameness - Prevention, detection, and treatment » Read 24629 times
  296. Monitoring calf care: Goals and thresholds & what to do when goals are not met » Read 24460 times
  297. Towards a sustainable milk production - Practical advice for reducing on-farm ammonia losses » Read 24444 times
  298. Fencing systems: Protecting an energizer from lightning » Read 24419 times
  299. Why workers leave dairies » Read 24318 times
  300. Keeping them out of the rough: Practical insights into hemorrhagic bowel syndrome » Read 24260 times
  301. Fencing systems: Grounding electric fences » Read 24259 times
  302. Do you know how much mastitis is costing you? » Read 24181 times
  303. Scours: Make a list and check it twice » Read 24125 times
  304. 7 reasons why vaccines fail » Read 24121 times
  305. Why water? » Read 24110 times
  306. Surges in scours cases » Read 24083 times
  307. The power of internal herd growth » Read 24046 times
  308. Dry cow teat sealants » Read 23936 times
  309. Long live the cows! - Report from the Cow Longevity Conference » Read 23862 times
  310. Pasture and grazing management made simple 3: herbal growth rate information » Read 23826 times
  311. Composting large animal mortalities » Read 23792 times
  312. Pasture and grazing management made simple 7: Pasture rotation » Read 23751 times
  313. Calf feeding programs and control of brucellosis and tuberculosis » Read 23709 times
  314. Colostrum: The 4 quart myth » Read 23683 times
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  316. Relationship between teat-end callosity or hyperkeratosis and mastitis » Read 23545 times
  317. Calving ease - Clean colostrum » Read 23491 times
  318. What is colostrum? » Read 23435 times
  319. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 2: Summarizing and Analyzing) » Read 23395 times
  320. The three phases of bovine laminitis » Read 23379 times
  321. Abomasal ulcers » Read 23195 times
  322. Cow comfort and reproductive performance » Read 23183 times
  323. Monitoring the cow's body for more accurate decisions about health and nutrition » Read 23055 times
  324. Fencing systems: Energizers » Read 23037 times
  325. Natural defenses: Different responses for different bacteria » Read 23018 times
  326. Feeding unfermented corn silage » Read 22919 times
  327. BSE and calves » Read 22862 times
  328. Dystocia calves (assisted deliveries) » Read 22859 times
  329. HACCP application: Managing calf diseases » Read 22842 times
  330. Review of 2004 national mastitis council meeting » Read 22778 times
  331. Calving ease - Too many stresses » Read 22718 times
  332. Pasture and grazing management made simple 2: methods to estimate available pasture » Read 22704 times
  333. Milk quality self assessment test » Read 22699 times
  334. Preparing the Total Mix Ration (TMR) - What Ingredients Should I Add First? » Read 22626 times
  335. FAO Food Outlook report 2011 » Read 22598 times
  336. A review of: The effect of management style on udder health » Read 22588 times
  337. Tips on selecting for longevity » Read 22572 times
  338. Dehydration in calves » Read 22433 times
  339. Pasture and grazing management made simple 4: how to develop a grazing plan » Read 22176 times
  340. Genetic selection for longevity » Read 21937 times
  341. Overview: Electric fencing - how to plan, select and install » Read 21847 times
  342. Managing cows to managing people -- the competitive edge » Read 21666 times
  343. Grain feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 21581 times
  344. DeLaval hygiene symposium and R&D center inaugural » Read 21411 times
  345. Summary of the dry cow management pre-conference symposium - 2003 national mastitis conference » Read 21399 times
  346. Pasture and grazing management made simple 8: Animal densities on pasture » Read 21398 times
  347. Milk feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 21392 times
  348. Heat stress and calves » Read 21387 times
  349. A review of: Incentive pay principles » Read 21270 times
  350. Barn layout affects milk yield » Read 21262 times
  351. Antibiotic resistance - a complex issue and serious threat » Read 21185 times
  352. Reduce feed costs to optimize returns » Read 21132 times
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  354. Weaning calves: Four management strategies » Read 20948 times
  355. Feeding for top production on pasture » Read 20804 times
  356. Pasture and grazing management made simple 5: Keeping track of pasture supply » Read 20767 times
  357. Maternal immune cells in colostrum » Read 20639 times
  358. Have a plan for heat stress » Read 20527 times
  359. If you can measure it you can manage it » Read 20444 times
  360. The beneficial effects of cooling cows » Read 20435 times
  361. A review of: Measuring effectiveness of teat preparation » Read 20330 times
  362. Johne's - An overview of the 2001 report of the international dairy federation » Read 20192 times
  363. Calf Housing & Environment courses » Read 20151 times
  364. A little privacy please? » Read 20120 times
  365. Feeding immunoglobulins » Read 20075 times
  366. Dairy consumption does not elevate heart attack risk » Read 19948 times
  367. Current status and future challenges in mastitis research » Read 19791 times
  368. Milk - Not just for strong bones and healthy teeth » Read 19711 times
  369. Treating hypocalcemia routinely » Read 19709 times
  370. Tube feeding colostrum » Read 19612 times
  371. Managing the change to automatic milking » Read 19577 times
  372. The dairy control report indicates mastitis » Read 19528 times
  373. Hot weather and post-weaning slump » Read 19270 times
  374. Power and water consumption of automatic milking systems » Read 19220 times
  375. Cows are smarter when raised in pairs » Read 19207 times
  376. Biosecurity - protecting the herd » Read 19111 times
  377. Treating mastitis: Balancing cure, money, welfare and resistance » Read 19066 times
  378. Calving ease - Holes in biosecurity » Read 19010 times
  379. Recent research on managing soil phosphorus » Read 18989 times
  380. Dry cow therapy - does it still deserve a blanket recommendation? » Read 18935 times
  381. Good housing and good management = more milk » Read 18872 times
  382. Ammonia is bad for calves » Read 18826 times
  383. Making the most from manure » Read 18716 times
  384. The use of a bismuth-based teat seal and the bacteriocin lacticin 3147 to prevent dry period mastitis in dairy cows » Read 18607 times
  385. Dairy cow mortality: A growing problem » Read 18494 times
  386. Connecting transition cow physiology, behavior, and nutrition » Read 18340 times
  387. Is dairy farming like juggling in a water bed? » Read 18268 times
  388. Designing dairy ventilation will be focus of Penn State webinar » Read 18225 times
  389. Scours are NOT normal » Read 18090 times
  390. The realities of robotic milking technology today » Read 18087 times
  391. Procedures and products required for milking center efficiency, mastitis control, and production of high quality milk » Read 17978 times
  392. Dairy farming and social media » Read 17962 times
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  394. Key Messages for an Efficient Udder Preparation Routine » Read 17766 times
  395. Improve productivity and reduce carbon hoof print » Read 17745 times
  396. The research behind on-off grazing » Read 17576 times
  397. Increasing the likelihood of success without blanket dry cow treatment » Read 17552 times
  398. What is Precision Dairy Farming? » Read 17512 times
  399. Teat end conditions » Read 17454 times
  400. Keys to motivating farm workers to harvest high quality milk » Read 17418 times
  401. IDF Guide to Prudent Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Dairy Production » Read 17399 times
  402. Genetics and behavior during handling, restraint, and herding » Read 17337 times
  403. Mastitis and milk management - Weekly article series » Read 17306 times
  404. Efficient milk production under heat stress conditions » Read 17274 times
  405. Biosecurity principles as applied to udder health » Read 17139 times
  406. Animal welfare on the agenda » Read 17040 times
  407. Selective dry cow treatment research results » Read 17025 times
  408. Cash-flow tool helps dairy producers manage feed costs during tough times » Read 16976 times
  409. Post-Milking Teat Disinfection » Read 16974 times
  410. Animal welfare a risk for the future of the dairy industry » Read 16923 times
  411. Troubleshooting milking systems » Read 16911 times
  412. Reducing handling stress improves both productivity and welfare » Read 16876 times
  413. A zero-discharge dairy complex » Read 16724 times
  414. The new IFCN milk quantity converter » Read 16720 times
  415. Automatic Milking Systems in North America » Read 16652 times
  416. Monitor your herd and get results » Read 16597 times
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  418. Heat stress: Cooling cows at night - Milkline (audio) » Read 16322 times
  419. Bridging the Gap between Animal Health and Human Health - White paper » Read 16315 times
  420. Opportunities for conserving energy and saving money in dairy operations » Read 16250 times
  421. Animal welfare in Argentina » Read 16185 times
  422. Management, health, and nutrition of the calf can affect age and body weight at calving, first lactation and lifetime milk production » Read 16181 times
  423. Pros and cons of automatic milking in Europe » Read 16179 times
  424. Dairy industry sustainability report » Read 16123 times
  425. Calving ease - How do you respond to a health crisis? » Read 16030 times
  426. Develop strategies and standards to prevent introducing intramammary infections into a herd » Read 16018 times
  427. Are your cows comfortable? » Read 15969 times
  428. Make a good robotic milking facility great » Read 15926 times
  429. Why and how to read a cow or bull » Read 15854 times
  430. Reducing fear improves milk production » Read 15835 times
  431. Heat stress abatement improves feed efficiency of high yielding cows in the summer » Read 15789 times
  432. Herd Navigator savings calculation » Read 15638 times
  433. Facility characteristics and cow comfort on U.S. dairy operations » Read 15582 times
  434. Reduced green house gas emissions by change in diet » Read 15547 times
  435. Should I process my own milk? » Read 15538 times
  436. Effects of rubber alley flooring on cow locomotion and welfare » Read 15489 times
  437. New born calf care checklist » Read 15415 times
  438. Good discrimination in hiring at a dairy » Read 15279 times
  439. Milking tips from the NMC » Read 15257 times
  440. Cow Longevity Conference 2013 - proceedings » Read 15251 times
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