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  26. Heifer mastitis: prevention is the key! » Read 75235 times
  27. Milk quality in China » Read 71358 times
  28. Standard operating procedures: Achieving high performance » Read 71319 times
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  30. Feed additives » Read 67183 times
  31. Sexed semen economics » Read 66691 times
  32. Automatic milking: Experience and development in europe » Read 64540 times
  33. The importance of improving cow longevity » Read 63837 times
  34. Water: the often forgotten nutrient » Read 63079 times
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  36. The working day of a dairy cow » Read 62004 times
  37. Low temperatures and negative energy balance in calves » Read 61026 times
  38. Cow longevity economics: The cost benefit of keeping the cow in the herd » Read 61007 times
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  40. Dairy farm energy efficiency » Read 60515 times
  41. Designing standard operating procedures to help workers do their jobs » Read 59748 times
  42. Cow comfort: 6) Reproduction » Read 59330 times
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  44. Dairy lighting system for tie stall barns » Read 57981 times
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  46. Cow comfort: 12) Feeding » Read 57880 times
  47. Robotic Milking: Farm test - the cow's time spent in the milking robot » Read 57541 times
  48. Non-fiber carbohydrates » Read 57321 times
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  57. Rumen fistula surgery for the private practitioner » Read 49685 times
  58. Managing the change to a robotic milking system » Read 49144 times
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  60. Total mixed rations » Read 46948 times
  61. Planning a dairy expansion » Read 46430 times
  62. Cow comfort: 10) Walking » Read 46275 times
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  64. Cow comfort: 5) Social behaviour » Read 45527 times
  65. The economic importance of dairying » Read 45134 times
  66. Somatic cells: Function and relationship to milk quality » Read 44838 times
  67. Grain processing » Read 44689 times
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  71. Cow comfort: 7) Herd manager » Read 43496 times
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  74. Climate change and Rift Valley fever - Has global warming increased the risk of an outbreak? » Read 43250 times
  75. Simple energy conservation steps can save money » Read 42596 times
  76. Dairy pricing set to continue at high levels in 2014 due to Chinese demand » Read 42465 times
  77. Cow comfort: 1) Animal signs » Read 42444 times
  78. Cow comfort: 2) Body condition score » Read 42297 times
  79. Cow comfort: 13) Ventilation » Read 42086 times
  80. Cow comfort: 8) Hygienic cow comfort » Read 42070 times
  81. Cow comfort: 16) Barn planning » Read 42034 times
  82. Future direction and issues in hoof care & cow comfort » Read 41984 times
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  85. Silage production » Read 41077 times
  86. FAO Food Outlook Nov 2013 - Milk and Milk products » Read 40820 times
  87. Dairy lighting system for free stall barns and milking centers » Read 40661 times
  88. Sexed semen: Is it finally a reality? » Read 40498 times
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  92. Direct comparison of natural service vs. timed AI: reproductive efficiency and economics » Read 39968 times
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  99. Cow comfort: 4) The cow » Read 38943 times
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  101. Cow comfort effects on milk production and mastitis: a field study » Read 38551 times
  102. Addressing biosecurity on the dairy farm » Read 38355 times
  103. On farm HACCP for milk production » Read 38336 times
  104. Cow comfort: 14) Light » Read 38275 times
  105. Improving mechanical ventilation in tie stall barns » Read 37953 times
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  107. Acidosis » Read 37735 times
  108. Heifers » Read 37675 times
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  110. Maintaining digestive health in dairy cattle » Read 37149 times
  111. Rethink your strategies for prevention of hypocalcemia » Read 37058 times
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  113. Coping with summer weather » Read 36744 times
  114. Natural or tunnel ventilation of freestall structures: What is right for your dairy facility? » Read 36721 times
  115. Disposal of plastic silage wrap » Read 36575 times
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  117. Milk components » Read 36169 times
  118. Dairy cow health and metabolic disease relative to nutritional factors » Read 36016 times
  119. Milk replacer feeding strategies for accelerated calf growth » Read 35862 times
  120. Footbath alternatives » Read 35820 times
  121. Basics of reproductive function » Read 35772 times
  122. IFCN report 2013: Overview on milk prices and production costs world wide » Read 35707 times
  123. Steps in minimizing bacteria in colostrum » Read 35445 times
  124. Dietary energy density for the close-up dry cow - Postpartum » Read 35196 times
  125. Managing the postpartum cow to maximize pregnancy rates » Read 35100 times
  126. Effective immunization programs in herd health » Read 35044 times
  127. Vitamins and minerals functioning as antioxidants with supplementation considerations » Read 34991 times
  128. Cow comfort » Read 34818 times
  129. Incorporating dairy cow behavior into management tools » Read 34815 times
  130. Positive and negative effects of high energy consumption on reproduction in lactating dairy cows » Read 34509 times
  131. Crossbreeding trials in California » Read 34432 times
  132. Body condition score » Read 34253 times
  133. Teat dipping trouble » Read 34117 times
  134. Electric fencing - a planning guide » Read 33975 times
  135. Applied immunology: Keeping animals healthy » Read 33894 times
  136. Behavior » Read 33862 times
  137. Feeding calves: it takes more than just milk » Read 33851 times
  138. Foot bathing in the hoof health management » Read 33325 times
  139. Nutrition and reproductive loss in goats » Read 33191 times
  140. Use of milk or blood urea nitrogen to identify feed management inefficiencies and estimate nitrogen excretion by dairy cattle and other animals » Read 33113 times
  141. Behavioral needs of the transition cow and considerations for special needs facility design » Read 32988 times
  142. Testing calves for passive transfer of immunity » Read 32986 times
  143. Bovine mastitis treatment failure » Read 32889 times
  144. Dairy business management principles » Read 32887 times
  145. Silage additives » Read 32886 times
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  147. Cow Power - Stepping stones towards sustainable livestock husbandry » Read 32873 times
  148. Forages » Read 32829 times
  149. Calves not eating grain » Read 32810 times
  150. Management of calving on large dairy farms » Read 32725 times
  151. Laminitis - More than How You Feed Your Cows » Read 32297 times
  152. Monitoring health and looking for sick cows » Read 32207 times
  153. Integration of metabolism and immunity in periparturient dairy cows » Read 32148 times
  154. Feed sorting: Repeated ruminal acidosis challenges in lactating dairy cows at high and low risk for developing acidosis » Read 32021 times
  155. Effective natural ventilation strategies » Read 32014 times
  156. Ammonia emissions - How will they change dairy ration formulation? » Read 32003 times
  157. Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q1: International prices to ease through 2014 » Read 31859 times
  158. Using locomotion scoring to put together a program to reduce lameness on the dairy » Read 31804 times
  159. Growth and health of calves housed on different bedding types » Read 31751 times
  160. Proper milking techniques » Read 31657 times
  161. Calves - cold weather feeding » Read 31597 times
  162. Contract heifer raising » Read 31530 times
  163. Bottle feeding » Read 31319 times
  164. Appropriate methods of diagnosing mineral deficiencies » Read 31105 times
  165. A review of: Streptococcus uberis: Environmental or contagious pathogen? » Read 31049 times
  166. Using success factors to address lameness » Read 31040 times
  167. The pneumonia calf » Read 30969 times
  168. Achieving a high pregnancy rate for higher profitability » Read 30889 times
  169. Self-locking manger stall considerations » Read 30731 times
  170. Milking Hygiene and Udder Health Problems: Results of a survey of 5000 dairy farms » Read 30699 times
  171. Accelerated feeding - current feeding programs » Read 30609 times
  172. Standard operating procedures: Tools for making constant improvements » Read 30609 times
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  174. Contagious mastitis and organic milk production » Read 30351 times
  175. Nutrition and management in support of hoof health » Read 30297 times
  176. Common poisonous plants in the eastern and southern United States » Read 30067 times
  177. Should feed efficiency be used in dairy benchmarking? » Read 30011 times
  178. What is the true cost of waste milk? » Read 29930 times
  179. Nutrition troubleshooting » Read 29703 times
  180. Milking procedures and relationship to milking efficiency » Read 29615 times
  181. Coccidiostats and coccidiosis » Read 29607 times
  182. Heat detection analysis using an activity meter in grassland systems » Read 29462 times
  183. 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 29462 times
  184. Nutrition economics » Read 29460 times
  185. Using bleach as a germicide for manual washing feeding equipment » Read 29458 times
  186. What you feed vs. what you get: » Read 29361 times
  187. Hoof care resources » Read 29331 times
  188. Defence Mechanisms of the Udder, Part two: Enhancement of the defence mechanisms of the udder » Read 29307 times
  189. Rest assured: Bedding options for robotic milking facilities » Read 29263 times
  190. What is early pregnancy diagnosis worth? » Read 28903 times
  191. Milk Quality » Read 28847 times
  192. Fats » Read 28837 times
  193. Concentrate feeders » Read 28728 times
  194. Economic considerations of sexed semen on your dairy » Read 28697 times
  195. Kernel processed corn silage » Read 28664 times
  196. World milk production and exports/imports » Read 28614 times
  197. Fencing systems: Line posts » Read 28614 times
  198. Dehorning calves » Read 28550 times
  199. Addressing teat condition problems » Read 28546 times
  200. Biotin » Read 28546 times
  201. Strategies for shortening the dry period » Read 28523 times
  202. Characterization of early embryonic death and prevention of pregnancy wastage » Read 28465 times
  203. Common pasture pests » Read 28440 times
  204. Guide to good dairy farming practice » Read 28299 times
  205. Mastitis-Staph aureus problems » Read 28285 times
  206. Calving ease - Early detection of sick preweaned calves » Read 28279 times
  207. Is your milking routine up to par? » Read 28236 times
  208. Improving dairy cow fertility through genetics » Read 28194 times
  209. Treatment and prevention for scours » Read 28075 times
  210. Cause and control of common diseases of pastured cattle » Read 27981 times
  211. Loopholes that make calves sick » Read 27911 times
  212. Remodeling a tie stall barn for an interim milking parlor » Read 27903 times
  213. Fencing systems: Installing the high tensile wires » Read 27798 times
  214. Avoiding antibiotic residues in milk » Read 27790 times
  215. Mechanisms that prevent and produce double ovulations in dairy cattle » Read 27786 times
  216. Finding the tools to achieve longevity in Canadian dairy cows » Read 27731 times
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  218. Pasture and grazing management made simple 9: Pros and cons of seasonal dairying » Read 27651 times
  219. Cold weather bedding » Read 27638 times
  220. A comparison of methods for early pregnancy diagnosis » Read 27618 times
  221. Fencing systems: Post selection » Read 27582 times
  222. How is milk production changing in the world? » Read 27566 times
  223. Earlier weaning: Yes or no? » Read 27504 times
  224. Strategies, benefits, and challenges of feeding ethanol byproducts to dairy and beef cattle » Read 27485 times
  225. Automatic Milking » Read 27463 times
  226. Testing for pre-clinical mastitis » Read 27428 times
  227. Increasing world population a challenge for world milk production » Read 27388 times
  228. Developing quality dairy replacement heifers » Read 27310 times
  229. Fencing systems: Setting posts for the ends and corners » Read 27104 times
  230. Calf blankets » Read 27032 times
  231. Managing the young calf - keep it simple! » Read 27024 times
  232. Fencing systems: Keeping the current flowing on an electric fence » Read 26959 times
  233. Good colostrum management » Read 26928 times
  234. Improving Heifer Handling » Read 26904 times
  235. 9 reasons why antibiotics fail » Read 26784 times
  236. Biosecurity practices: Facility cleaning and disinfection » Read 26770 times
  237. Solving calf morbidity and mortality problems » Read 26700 times
  238. Pasture and grazing management made simple 6: Cow grazing behavior and intake » Read 26605 times
  239. Disease specific biosecurity - part 2: Reproductive diseases » Read 26495 times
  240. Disease specific biosecurity - part 1 » Read 26471 times
  241. Carcass disposal » Read 26449 times
  242. The case for low methane-emitting cattle » Read 26316 times
  243. Two competing Swedish breeds with different profiles but of equal size » Read 26301 times
  244. Coping with CAFO: Tips on dealing with the new regulations on manure management » Read 26269 times
  245. Strategies to reduce growth variance and improve feed efficiency in dairy heifer management » Read 26227 times
  246. Automation and new technology » Read 26193 times
  247. Timeliness of treating pneumonia » Read 26153 times
  248. A global perspective on automatic milking systems rules and regulations » Read 26152 times
  249. Dairy goat herd health program » Read 26142 times
  250. Alternative approaches to management of high energy rations in dairy cattle » Read 26069 times
  251. Achieving desired reproductive performance on dairies » Read 25998 times
  252. Calf risk assessment checklist » Read 25994 times
  253. Cation exchange capacity » Read 25987 times
  254. Cleaning milking systems - North American cleaning practices » Read 25954 times
  255. Dairy Beef Quality » Read 25952 times
  256. Spring thaw can contribute to feed waste » Read 25907 times
  257. An update on mastitis vaccines » Read 25895 times
  258. Milk smarter - not just harder » Read 25814 times
  259. Reducing dairy ammonia emissions: A Swedish case study » Read 25800 times
  260. Transition cows » Read 25799 times
  261. Expansion pitfalls » Read 25758 times
  262. Is it time to reconsider blanket dry cow treatment programs? » Read 25695 times
  263. A system for evaluating a change: Conducting and evaluating on-farm research to support management decisions » Read 25583 times
  264. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Environmental factors » Read 25447 times
  265. Choosing the right cow traffic system for your robotic dairy » Read 25427 times
  266. Little slipups add up » Read 25388 times
  267. At what price crowding? » Read 25337 times
  268. Biosecurity Issues in manure management plans » Read 25333 times
  269. Managing BVDV infections -- a challenge beyond vaccination » Read 25256 times
  270. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Getting the numbers right » Read 25166 times
  271. Forage particle size » Read 25160 times
  272. Good growth in cold weather » Read 25139 times
  273. Giardia » Read 25107 times
  274. Cleaning milking systems - basic principles and practices » Read 25072 times
  275. Read 25051 times
  276. Summer, calves, and water » Read 25049 times
  277. How much milk will calves drink? » Read 24991 times
  278. Five steps to designing the ideal transition cow barn » Read 24896 times
  279. Mastitis caused by Streptococcus uberis » Read 24774 times
  280. Bottles: To wash or not to wash - who knows the answer? » Read 24763 times
  281. Lying area design and barn climate getting it right » Read 24723 times
  282. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 1: Measuring and Recording) » Read 24722 times
  283. Mycoplasma Species and Mastitis » Read 24614 times
  284. Accelerated feeding - limitations of current programs » Read 24608 times
  285. Hay production » Read 24607 times
  286. Dehydration in milk-fed calves » Read 24596 times
  287. Winter preparedness on dairy farms » Read 24571 times
  288. Cold weather calf care tips » Read 24505 times
  289. Efficacy of a teat sealant with no germicide, applied on pre-calving cows in grassing system » Read 24496 times
  290. Methods of feeding liquid to calves » Read 24495 times
  291. Calving ease- navels and newborns » Read 24400 times
  292. Dairy barn design from an ethological perspective » Read 24363 times
  293. Understand cultural differences to improve your management » Read 24248 times
  294. Towards a sustainable milk production - Practical advice for reducing on-farm ammonia losses » Read 24130 times
  295. Monitoring calf care: Goals and thresholds & what to do when goals are not met » Read 24126 times
  296. Fencing systems: Protecting an energizer from lightning » Read 24083 times
  297. Fencing systems: Grounding electric fences » Read 23940 times
  298. Keeping them out of the rough: Practical insights into hemorrhagic bowel syndrome » Read 23934 times
  299. Why workers leave dairies » Read 23917 times
  300. Scours: Make a list and check it twice » Read 23824 times
  301. Why water? » Read 23796 times
  302. Surges in scours cases » Read 23791 times
  303. Do you know how much mastitis is costing you? » Read 23784 times
  304. 7 reasons why vaccines fail » Read 23760 times
  305. Importance of hoof health in dairy production » Read 23671 times
  306. Pasture and grazing management made simple 3: herbal growth rate information » Read 23496 times
  307. Composting large animal mortalities » Read 23466 times
  308. Calf feeding programs and control of brucellosis and tuberculosis » Read 23379 times
  309. Colostrum: The 4 quart myth » Read 23360 times
  310. The power of internal herd growth » Read 23316 times
  311. Pasture and grazing management made simple 7: Pasture rotation » Read 23293 times
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  313. Calving ease - Clean colostrum » Read 23200 times
  314. Relationship between teat-end callosity or hyperkeratosis and mastitis » Read 23176 times
  315. Dry cow teat sealants » Read 23094 times
  316. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 2: Summarizing and Analyzing) » Read 23079 times
  317. What is colostrum? » Read 23074 times
  318. The three phases of bovine laminitis » Read 22993 times
  319. Cow comfort and reproductive performance » Read 22879 times
  320. Abomasal ulcers » Read 22835 times
  321. Fencing systems: Energizers » Read 22721 times
  322. Long live the cows! - Report from the Cow Longevity Conference » Read 22668 times
  323. Natural defenses: Different responses for different bacteria » Read 22653 times
  324. Dystocia calves (assisted deliveries) » Read 22558 times
  325. Monitoring the cow's body for more accurate decisions about health and nutrition » Read 22547 times
  326. BSE and calves » Read 22532 times
  327. HACCP application: Managing calf diseases » Read 22505 times
  328. Feeding unfermented corn silage » Read 22440 times
  329. Review of 2004 national mastitis council meeting » Read 22432 times
  330. Calving ease - Too many stresses » Read 22389 times
  331. Pasture and grazing management made simple 2: methods to estimate available pasture » Read 22327 times
  332. A review of: The effect of management style on udder health » Read 22288 times
  333. Tips on selecting for longevity » Read 22282 times
  334. Milk quality self assessment test » Read 22237 times
  335. FAO Food Outlook report 2011 » Read 22219 times
  336. Dehydration in calves » Read 21870 times
  337. Pasture and grazing management made simple 4: how to develop a grazing plan » Read 21870 times
  338. Genetic selection for longevity » Read 21636 times
  339. Overview: Electric fencing - how to plan, select and install » Read 21578 times
  340. Preparing the Total Mix Ration (TMR) - What Ingredients Should I Add First? » Read 21516 times
  341. Managing cows to managing people -- the competitive edge » Read 21307 times
  342. Grain feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 21262 times
  343. Summary of the dry cow management pre-conference symposium - 2003 national mastitis conference » Read 21139 times
  344. DeLaval hygiene symposium and R&D center inaugural » Read 21115 times
  345. Pasture and grazing management made simple 8: Animal densities on pasture » Read 21110 times
  346. Heat stress and calves » Read 21073 times
  347. Milk feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 21069 times
  348. Lameness - Prevention, detection, and treatment » Read 21062 times
  349. A review of: Incentive pay principles » Read 20963 times
  350. Barn layout affects milk yield » Read 20834 times
  351. Reduce feed costs to optimize returns » Read 20726 times
  352. Weaning calves: Four management strategies » Read 20646 times
  353. Feeding for top production on pasture » Read 20476 times
  354. Pasture and grazing management made simple 5: Keeping track of pasture supply » Read 20460 times
  355. Maternal immune cells in colostrum » Read 20281 times
  356. Have a plan for heat stress » Read 20150 times
  357. A review of: Measuring effectiveness of teat preparation » Read 20057 times
  358. Read 19985 times
  359. Johne's - An overview of the 2001 report of the international dairy federation » Read 19903 times
  360. Antibiotic resistance - a complex issue and serious threat » Read 19856 times
  361. If you can measure it you can manage it » Read 19834 times
  362. Calf Housing & Environment courses » Read 19819 times
  363. Feeding immunoglobulins » Read 19768 times
  364. Dairy consumption does not elevate heart attack risk » Read 19601 times
  365. Milk - Not just for strong bones and healthy teeth » Read 19455 times
  366. The beneficial effects of cooling cows » Read 19326 times
  367. A little privacy please? » Read 19324 times
  368. Tube feeding colostrum » Read 19315 times
  369. Managing the change to automatic milking » Read 19261 times
  370. Treating hypocalcemia routinely » Read 19191 times
  371. The dairy control report indicates mastitis » Read 19166 times
  372. Current status and future challenges in mastitis research » Read 19087 times
  373. Hot weather and post-weaning slump » Read 18947 times
  374. Power and water consumption of automatic milking systems » Read 18812 times
  375. Calving ease - Holes in biosecurity » Read 18724 times
  376. Recent research on managing soil phosphorus » Read 18693 times
  377. Good housing and good management = more milk » Read 18496 times
  378. Ammonia is bad for calves » Read 18417 times
  379. Cows are smarter when raised in pairs » Read 18398 times
  380. Biosecurity - protecting the herd » Read 18370 times
  381. Making the most from manure » Read 18334 times
  382. The use of a bismuth-based teat seal and the bacteriocin lacticin 3147 to prevent dry period mastitis in dairy cows » Read 18299 times
  383. Treating mastitis: Balancing cure, money, welfare and resistance » Read 17952 times
  384. Is dairy farming like juggling in a water bed? » Read 17952 times
  385. Designing dairy ventilation will be focus of Penn State webinar » Read 17934 times
  386. Connecting transition cow physiology, behavior, and nutrition » Read 17860 times
  387. Dairy cow mortality: A growing problem » Read 17839 times
  388. Dry cow therapy - does it still deserve a blanket recommendation? » Read 17774 times
  389. Scours are NOT normal » Read 17751 times
  390. Dairy farming and social media » Read 17565 times
  391. The realities of robotic milking technology today » Read 17552 times
  392. Improve productivity and reduce carbon hoof print » Read 17372 times
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  394. Procedures and products required for milking center efficiency, mastitis control, and production of high quality milk » Read 17217 times
  395. Key Messages for an Efficient Udder Preparation Routine » Read 17184 times
  396. What is Precision Dairy Farming? » Read 17180 times
  397. Mastitis and milk management - Weekly article series » Read 16994 times
  398. Genetics and behavior during handling, restraint, and herding » Read 16952 times
  399. Teat end conditions » Read 16934 times
  400. The research behind on-off grazing » Read 16786 times
  401. Biosecurity principles as applied to udder health » Read 16786 times
  402. Increasing the likelihood of success without blanket dry cow treatment » Read 16772 times
  403. Efficient milk production under heat stress conditions » Read 16690 times
  404. Animal welfare on the agenda » Read 16687 times
  405. Cash-flow tool helps dairy producers manage feed costs during tough times » Read 16682 times
  406. Keys to motivating farm workers to harvest high quality milk » Read 16548 times
  407. Animal welfare a risk for the future of the dairy industry » Read 16548 times
  408. IDF Guide to Prudent Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Dairy Production » Read 16440 times
  409. A zero-discharge dairy complex » Read 16402 times
  410. Reducing handling stress improves both productivity and welfare » Read 16401 times
  411. Post-Milking Teat Disinfection » Read 16348 times
  412. Automatic Milking Systems in North America » Read 16325 times
  413. The new IFCN milk quantity converter » Read 16318 times
  414. Monitor your herd and get results » Read 16299 times
  415. Selective dry cow treatment research results » Read 16286 times
  416. Heat stress: Cooling cows at night - Milkline (audio) » Read 16039 times
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  418. Pros and cons of automatic milking in Europe » Read 15871 times
  419. Animal welfare in Argentina » Read 15865 times
  420. Opportunities for conserving energy and saving money in dairy operations » Read 15851 times
  421. Management, health, and nutrition of the calf can affect age and body weight at calving, first lactation and lifetime milk production » Read 15837 times
  422. Dairy industry sustainability report » Read 15817 times
  423. Calving ease - How do you respond to a health crisis? » Read 15717 times
  424. Develop strategies and standards to prevent introducing intramammary infections into a herd » Read 15695 times
  425. Are your cows comfortable? » Read 15654 times
  426. Bridging the Gap between Animal Health and Human Health - White paper » Read 15608 times
  427. Troubleshooting milking systems » Read 15535 times
  428. Reducing fear improves milk production » Read 15533 times
  429. Why and how to read a cow or bull » Read 15513 times
  430. Make a good robotic milking facility great » Read 15495 times
  431. Heat stress abatement improves feed efficiency of high yielding cows in the summer » Read 15451 times
  432. Herd Navigator savings calculation » Read 15293 times
  433. Reduced green house gas emissions by change in diet » Read 15249 times
  434. Facility characteristics and cow comfort on U.S. dairy operations » Read 15203 times
  435. Should I process my own milk? » Read 15130 times
  436. Effects of rubber alley flooring on cow locomotion and welfare » Read 15053 times
  437. Good discrimination in hiring at a dairy » Read 14967 times
  438. Cow Longevity Conference 2013 - proceedings » Read 14868 times
  439. Changes in the behaviour of dairy cows before calving » Read 14862 times
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