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  36. Non-fiber carbohydrates » Read 47841 times
  37. Managing the change to a robotic milking system » Read 47317 times
  38. Feed additives » Read 47176 times
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  42. Cow comfort: 11) Drinking » Read 45035 times
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  88. Cow comfort: 14) Light » Read 35353 times
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  101. Heifers » Read 33185 times
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  120. Body condition score » Read 31625 times
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  125. Fencing systems: Bracing » Read 30702 times
  126. Behavioral needs of the transition cow and considerations for special needs facility design » Read 30642 times
  127. Behavior » Read 30559 times
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  129. Use of milk or blood urea nitrogen to identify feed management inefficiencies and estimate nitrogen excretion by dairy cattle and other animals » Read 30493 times
  130. Bovine mastitis treatment failure » Read 30217 times
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  132. Milk replacer feeding strategies for accelerated calf growth » Read 30140 times
  133. Integration of metabolism and immunity in periparturient dairy cows » Read 30135 times
  134. Feed sorting: Repeated ruminal acidosis challenges in lactating dairy cows at high and low risk for developing acidosis » Read 30050 times
  135. Monitoring health and looking for sick cows » Read 30033 times
  136. Dairy business management principles » Read 30017 times
  137. Laminitis - More than How You Feed Your Cows » Read 29907 times
  138. Calves - cold weather feeding » Read 29831 times
  139. Management of calving on large dairy farms » Read 29794 times
  140. Contract heifer raising » Read 29613 times
  141. FAO Food Outlook Nov 2013 - Milk and Milk products » Read 29485 times
  142. Appropriate methods of diagnosing mineral deficiencies » Read 29400 times
  143. Forages » Read 29393 times
  144. Effective natural ventilation strategies » Read 29268 times
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  146. Milk components » Read 29018 times
  147. Electric fencing - a planning guide » Read 28816 times
  148. Accelerated feeding - current feeding programs » Read 28808 times
  149. Growth and health of calves housed on different bedding types » Read 28631 times
  150. Ammonia emissions - How will they change dairy ration formulation? » Read 28459 times
  151. Milking Hygiene and Udder Health Problems: Results of a survey of 5000 dairy farms » Read 28415 times
  152. Should feed efficiency be used in dairy benchmarking? » Read 28286 times
  153. The pneumonia calf » Read 28109 times
  154. Calves not eating grain » Read 28076 times
  155. Nutrition and management in support of hoof health » Read 28028 times
  156. Nutrition troubleshooting » Read 27880 times
  157. Self-locking manger stall considerations » Read 27708 times
  158. Standard operating procedures: Tools for making constant improvements » Read 27704 times
  159. Common poisonous plants in the eastern and southern United States » Read 27697 times
  160. Heat detection analysis using an activity meter in grassland systems » Read 27683 times
  161. 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 27660 times
  162. A review of: Streptococcus uberis: Environmental or contagious pathogen? » Read 27621 times
  163. Bottle feeding » Read 27607 times
  164. What is the true cost of waste milk? » Read 27447 times
  165. What is early pregnancy diagnosis worth? » Read 27404 times
  166. Teat dipping trouble » Read 27277 times
  167. Economic considerations of sexed semen on your dairy » Read 27250 times
  168. Hoof care resources » Read 27241 times
  169. What you feed vs. what you get: » Read 27236 times
  170. Testing calves for passive transfer of immunity » Read 27218 times
  171. Nutrition and reproductive loss in goats » Read 27164 times
  172. Defence Mechanisms of the Udder, Part two: Enhancement of the defence mechanisms of the udder » Read 27121 times
  173. The economic importance of dairying » Read 27037 times
  174. Dehorning calves » Read 27034 times
  175. Calving ease - Early detection of sick preweaned calves » Read 26880 times
  176. Using bleach as a germicide for manual washing feeding equipment » Read 26775 times
  177. Nutrition economics » Read 26741 times
  178. Contagious mastitis and organic milk production » Read 26739 times
  179. Fencing systems: Line posts » Read 26704 times
  180. Is your milking routine up to par? » Read 26699 times
  181. Strategies for shortening the dry period » Read 26696 times
  182. Treatment and prevention for scours » Read 26373 times
  183. Mechanisms that prevent and produce double ovulations in dairy cattle » Read 26290 times
  184. Milking procedures and relationship to milking efficiency » Read 26275 times
  185. Common pasture pests » Read 26273 times
  186. Is robotic milking a suitable solution for large dairy herds? » Read 26249 times
  187. Cold weather bedding » Read 26224 times
  188. Characterization of early embryonic death and prevention of pregnancy wastage » Read 26197 times
  189. Concentrate feeders » Read 26194 times
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  191. Fats » Read 26053 times
  192. A comparison of methods for early pregnancy diagnosis » Read 25998 times
  193. Earlier weaning: Yes or no? » Read 25993 times
  194. Coccidiostats and coccidiosis » Read 25984 times
  195. Rethink your strategies for prevention of hypocalcemia » Read 25948 times
  196. Fencing systems: Post selection » Read 25886 times
  197. Fencing systems: Installing the high tensile wires » Read 25836 times
  198. Developing quality dairy replacement heifers » Read 25824 times
  199. Improving dairy cow fertility through genetics » Read 25816 times
  200. Strategies, benefits, and challenges of feeding ethanol byproducts to dairy and beef cattle » Read 25773 times
  201. Managing the young calf - keep it simple! » Read 25728 times
  202. Silage additives » Read 25728 times
  203. Fencing systems: Setting posts for the ends and corners » Read 25657 times
  204. Cause and control of common diseases of pastured cattle » Read 25494 times
  205. Remodeling a tie stall barn for an interim milking parlor » Read 25393 times
  206. How is milk production changing in the world? » Read 25375 times
  207. Mastitis-Staph aureus problems » Read 25362 times
  208. Loopholes that make calves sick » Read 25340 times
  209. Improving Heifer Handling » Read 25338 times
  210. Calf blankets » Read 25328 times
  211. Good colostrum management » Read 25307 times
  212. Testing for pre-clinical mastitis » Read 25290 times
  213. Biosecurity practices: Facility cleaning and disinfection » Read 25266 times
  214. Avoiding antibiotic residues in milk » Read 25216 times
  215. Pasture and grazing management made simple 9: Pros and cons of seasonal dairying » Read 25172 times
  216. Fencing systems: Keeping the current flowing on an electric fence » Read 25144 times
  217. Coping with CAFO: Tips on dealing with the new regulations on manure management » Read 25036 times
  218. Solving calf morbidity and mortality problems » Read 25033 times
  219. Rest assured: Bedding options for robotic milking facilities » Read 24945 times
  220. Timeliness of treating pneumonia » Read 24908 times
  221. Disease specific biosecurity - part 2: Reproductive diseases » Read 24880 times
  222. Disease specific biosecurity - part 1 » Read 24847 times
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  224. Strategies to reduce growth variance and improve feed efficiency in dairy heifer management » Read 24650 times
  225. 9 reasons why antibiotics fail » Read 24634 times
  226. Alternative approaches to management of high energy rations in dairy cattle » Read 24621 times
  227. Achieving desired reproductive performance on dairies » Read 24476 times
  228. Carcass disposal » Read 24445 times
  229. Silage production » Read 24408 times
  230. Cation exchange capacity » Read 24357 times
  231. Milk Quality » Read 24327 times
  232. Automatic Milking » Read 24294 times
  233. A system for evaluating a change: Conducting and evaluating on-farm research to support management decisions » Read 24282 times
  234. Good growth in cold weather » Read 24277 times
  235. IFCN report 2013: Overview on milk prices and production costs world wide » Read 24235 times
  236. An update on mastitis vaccines » Read 24213 times
  237. Calf risk assessment checklist » Read 24130 times
  238. Feeding calves: it takes more than just milk » Read 24119 times
  239. At what price crowding? » Read 24095 times
  240. Expansion pitfalls » Read 24057 times
  241. Dairy Beef Quality » Read 24029 times
  242. Dairy goat herd health program » Read 24007 times
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  245. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Getting the numbers right » Read 23900 times
  246. Two competing Swedish breeds with different profiles but of equal size » Read 23848 times
  247. World milk production and exports/imports » Read 23844 times
  248. Increasing world population a challenge for world milk production » Read 23824 times
  249. Reducing dairy ammonia emissions: A Swedish case study » Read 23747 times
  250. Managing BVDV infections -- a challenge beyond vaccination » Read 23699 times
  251. Summer, calves, and water » Read 23663 times
  252. Dairy cow health and metabolic disease relative to nutritional factors » Read 23489 times
  253. Proper milking techniques » Read 23465 times
  254. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Environmental factors » Read 23429 times
  255. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 1: Measuring and Recording) » Read 23420 times
  256. Cleaning milking systems - North American cleaning practices » Read 23420 times
  257. Forage particle size » Read 23404 times
  258. Kernel processed corn silage » Read 23315 times
  259. Dehydration in milk-fed calves » Read 23294 times
  260. Hay production » Read 23213 times
  261. Spring thaw can contribute to feed waste » Read 23182 times
  262. Cold weather calf care tips » Read 23156 times
  263. Accelerated feeding - limitations of current programs » Read 23115 times
  264. Bottles: To wash or not to wash - who knows the answer? » Read 23040 times
  265. Towards a sustainable milk production - Practical advice for reducing on-farm ammonia losses » Read 23034 times
  266. Pasture and grazing management made simple 6: Cow grazing behavior and intake » Read 23018 times
  267. Is it time to reconsider blanket dry cow treatment programs? » Read 22973 times
  268. Automation and new technology » Read 22958 times
  269. Monitoring calf care: Goals and thresholds & what to do when goals are not met » Read 22850 times
  270. Calving ease- navels and newborns » Read 22833 times
  271. Efficacy of a teat sealant with no germicide, applied on pre-calving cows in grassing system » Read 22816 times
  272. Fencing systems: Protecting an energizer from lightning » Read 22720 times
  273. Using success factors to address lameness » Read 22493 times
  274. Understand cultural differences to improve your management » Read 22487 times
  275. Surges in scours cases » Read 22458 times
  276. Why water? » Read 22447 times
  277. Why workers leave dairies » Read 22445 times
  278. Fencing systems: Grounding electric fences » Read 22439 times
  279. Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q1: International prices to ease through 2014 » Read 22433 times
  280. 7 reasons why vaccines fail » Read 22394 times
  281. Keeping them out of the rough: Practical insights into hemorrhagic bowel syndrome » Read 22353 times
  282. Cleaning milking systems - basic principles and practices » Read 22303 times
  283. Scours: Make a list and check it twice » Read 22259 times
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  285. Methods of feeding liquid to calves » Read 22224 times
  286. Composting large animal mortalities » Read 22169 times
  287. Biosecurity Issues in manure management plans » Read 22144 times
  288. Dairy barn design from an ethological perspective » Read 22033 times
  289. Calf feeding programs and control of brucellosis and tuberculosis » Read 22030 times
  290. Do you know how much mastitis is costing you? » Read 22014 times
  291. Cow comfort and reproductive performance » Read 21985 times
  292. Pasture and grazing management made simple 3: herbal growth rate information » Read 21984 times
  293. Colostrum: The 4 quart myth » Read 21977 times
  294. Mastitis caused by Streptococcus uberis » Read 21929 times
  295. The three phases of bovine laminitis » Read 21831 times
  296. Calving ease - Clean colostrum » Read 21826 times
  297. What is colostrum? » Read 21736 times
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  299. Fencing systems: Energizers » Read 21692 times
  300. Relationship between teat-end callosity or hyperkeratosis and mastitis » Read 21687 times
  301. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 2: Summarizing and Analyzing) » Read 21683 times
  302. Abomasal ulcers » Read 21612 times
  303. Natural defenses: Different responses for different bacteria » Read 21428 times
  304. A review of: The effect of management style on udder health » Read 21381 times
  305. Review of 2004 national mastitis council meeting » Read 21363 times
  306. Achieving a high pregnancy rate for higher profitability » Read 21349 times
  307. Pasture and grazing management made simple 7: Pasture rotation » Read 21276 times
  308. BSE and calves » Read 21174 times
  309. HACCP application: Managing calf diseases » Read 21171 times
  310. Tips on selecting for longevity » Read 21166 times
  311. Dystocia calves (assisted deliveries) » Read 21016 times
  312. Calving ease - Too many stresses » Read 20942 times
  313. Overview: Electric fencing - how to plan, select and install » Read 20927 times
  314. Mycoplasma Species and Mastitis » Read 20904 times
  315. Five steps to designing the ideal transition cow barn » Read 20843 times
  316. Pasture and grazing management made simple 2: methods to estimate available pasture » Read 20828 times
  317. FAO Food Outlook report 2011 » Read 20771 times
  318. Feeding unfermented corn silage » Read 20602 times
  319. Milk quality self assessment test » Read 20593 times
  320. Pasture and grazing management made simple 4: how to develop a grazing plan » Read 20519 times
  321. Monitoring the cow's body for more accurate decisions about health and nutrition » Read 20510 times
  322. Genetic selection for longevity » Read 20453 times
  323. The power of internal herd growth » Read 20438 times
  324. Transition cows » Read 20364 times
  325. DeLaval hygiene symposium and R&D center inaugural » Read 20280 times
  326. Summary of the dry cow management pre-conference symposium - 2003 national mastitis conference » Read 20264 times
  327. How much milk will calves drink? » Read 20189 times
  328. Grain feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 20124 times
  329. Pasture and grazing management made simple 8: Animal densities on pasture » Read 20115 times
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  331. Milk feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 20048 times
  332. Choosing the right cow traffic system for your robotic dairy » Read 19996 times
  333. Giardia » Read 19993 times
  334. Dehydration in calves » Read 19954 times
  335. Managing cows to managing people -- the competitive edge » Read 19953 times
  336. Heat stress and calves » Read 19918 times
  337. A review of: Incentive pay principles » Read 19911 times
  338. Importance of hoof health in dairy production » Read 19702 times
  339. Guide to good dairy farming practice » Read 19667 times
  340. Weaning calves: Four management strategies » Read 19629 times
  341. Lying area design and barn climate getting it right » Read 19607 times
  342. Pasture and grazing management made simple 5: Keeping track of pasture supply » Read 19497 times
  343. Barn layout affects milk yield » Read 19465 times
  344. Finding the tools to achieve longevity in Canadian dairy cows » Read 19453 times
  345. Feeding for top production on pasture » Read 19325 times
  346. A review of: Measuring effectiveness of teat preparation » Read 19271 times
  347. Maternal immune cells in colostrum » Read 19065 times
  348. Reduce feed costs to optimize returns » Read 19031 times
  349. Johne's - An overview of the 2001 report of the international dairy federation » Read 18944 times
  350. Milk smarter - not just harder » Read 18722 times
  351. Have a plan for heat stress » Read 18617 times
  352. The case for low methane-emitting cattle » Read 18609 times
  353. Calf Housing & Environment courses » Read 18593 times
  354. Feeding immunoglobulins » Read 18567 times
  355. Addressing teat condition problems » Read 18503 times
  356. Dry cow teat sealants » Read 18419 times
  357. Tube feeding colostrum » Read 18403 times
  358. Milk - Not just for strong bones and healthy teeth » Read 18349 times
  359. Long live the cows! - Report from the Cow Longevity Conference » Read 18303 times
  360. Dairy consumption does not elevate heart attack risk » Read 18112 times
  361. The dairy control report indicates mastitis » Read 18093 times
  362. Managing the change to automatic milking » Read 18044 times
  363. Calving ease - Holes in biosecurity » Read 17934 times
  364. Hot weather and post-weaning slump » Read 17731 times
  365. Recent research on managing soil phosphorus » Read 17633 times
  366. Power and water consumption of automatic milking systems » Read 17363 times
  367. Winter preparedness on dairy farms » Read 17248 times
  368. Making the most from manure » Read 17217 times
  369. Ammonia is bad for calves » Read 17199 times
  370. Good housing and good management = more milk » Read 17152 times
  371. If you can measure it you can manage it » Read 17139 times
  372. Designing dairy ventilation will be focus of Penn State webinar » Read 16965 times
  373. The use of a bismuth-based teat seal and the bacteriocin lacticin 3147 to prevent dry period mastitis in dairy cows » Read 16923 times
  374. Scours are NOT normal » Read 16831 times
  375. A little privacy please? » Read 16825 times
  376. Is dairy farming like juggling in a water bed? » Read 16635 times
  377. Improve productivity and reduce carbon hoof print » Read 16255 times
  378. Preparing the Total Mix Ration (TMR) - What Ingredients Should I Add First? » Read 16202 times
  379. Cows are smarter when raised in pairs » Read 16013 times
  380. Dairy farming and social media » Read 15961 times
  381. Current status and future challenges in mastitis research » Read 15916 times
  382. What is Precision Dairy Farming? » Read 15897 times
  383. The beneficial effects of cooling cows » Read 15868 times
  384. Cash-flow tool helps dairy producers manage feed costs during tough times » Read 15719 times
  385. Biosecurity - protecting the herd » Read 15695 times
  386. Genetics and behavior during handling, restraint, and herding » Read 15636 times
  387. Connecting transition cow physiology, behavior, and nutrition » Read 15565 times
  388. The realities of robotic milking technology today » Read 15480 times
  389. Dairy cow mortality: A growing problem » Read 15411 times
  390. Mastitis and milk management - Weekly article series » Read 15400 times
  391. Biosecurity principles as applied to udder health » Read 15374 times
  392. Animal welfare on the agenda » Read 15319 times
  393. Treating hypocalcemia routinely » Read 15317 times
  394. Heat stress: Cooling cows at night - Milkline (audio) » Read 15233 times
  395. Procedures and products required for milking center efficiency, mastitis control, and production of high quality milk » Read 15204 times
  396. Automatic Milking Systems in North America » Read 15180 times
  397. Monitor your herd and get results » Read 15149 times
  398. Antibiotic resistance - a complex issue and serious threat » Read 15078 times
  399. Teat end conditions » Read 15032 times
  400. Reducing handling stress improves both productivity and welfare » Read 15008 times
  401. A zero-discharge dairy complex » Read 14953 times
  402. Animal welfare a risk for the future of the dairy industry » Read 14910 times
  403. Dairy industry sustainability report » Read 14840 times
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  405. Animal welfare in Argentina » Read 14654 times
  406. Management, health, and nutrition of the calf can affect age and body weight at calving, first lactation and lifetime milk production » Read 14647 times
  407. Reducing fear improves milk production » Read 14627 times
  408. Are your cows comfortable? » Read 14625 times
  409. Increasing the likelihood of success without blanket dry cow treatment » Read 14569 times
  410. Pros and cons of automatic milking in Europe » Read 14558 times
  411. The new IFCN milk quantity converter » Read 14525 times
  412. Develop strategies and standards to prevent introducing intramammary infections into a herd » Read 14388 times
  413. The research behind on-off grazing » Read 14387 times
  414. Calving ease - How do you respond to a health crisis? » Read 14364 times
  415. Why and how to read a cow or bull » Read 14362 times
  416. Treating mastitis: Balancing cure, money, welfare and resistance » Read 14341 times
  417. Efficient milk production under heat stress conditions » Read 14292 times
  418. Heat stress abatement improves feed efficiency of high yielding cows in the summer » Read 14233 times
  419. Reduced green house gas emissions by change in diet » Read 14214 times
  420. Facility characteristics and cow comfort on U.S. dairy operations » Read 14196 times
  421. Selective dry cow treatment research results » Read 14116 times
  422. Dry cow therapy - does it still deserve a blanket recommendation? » Read 14096 times
  423. IDF Guide to Prudent Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Dairy Production » Read 14059 times
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  425. Make a good robotic milking facility great » Read 14006 times
  426. Post-Milking Teat Disinfection » Read 14003 times
  427. Good discrimination in hiring at a dairy » Read 13953 times
  428. Herd Navigator savings calculation » Read 13915 times
  429. Opportunities for conserving energy and saving money in dairy operations » Read 13812 times
  430. The power of partial budgeting in dairy decision making » Read 13738 times
  431. Milking tips from the NMC » Read 13729 times
  432. Lameness - Prevention, detection, and treatment » Read 13725 times
  433. 8 "Controllables" during hard times in the dairy business » Read 13717 times
  434. Keys to motivating farm workers to harvest high quality milk » Read 13683 times
  435. Changes in the behaviour of dairy cows before calving » Read 13667 times
  436. Finding that ketosis in time » Read 13554 times
  437. Cost effectiveness of intensive cooling cows in summer in dairy farms located in South China » Read 13553 times
  438. Lactating dairy cows adapt quickly to automatic milking system » Read 13544 times
  439. Key Messages for an Efficient Udder Preparation Routine » Read 13469 times
  440. Transition cows 2010 » Read 13466 times
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