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  28. Standard operating procedures: Achieving high performance » Read 72342 times
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  30. Feed additives » Read 68338 times
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  37. Low temperatures and negative energy balance in calves » Read 62839 times
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  78. The dairy organization » Read 42731 times
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  118. Footbath alternatives » Read 36713 times
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  120. IFCN report 2013: Overview on milk prices and production costs world wide » Read 36444 times
  121. Milk replacer feeding strategies for accelerated calf growth » Read 36144 times
  122. Basics of reproductive function » Read 35980 times
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  124. Teat dipping trouble » Read 35568 times
  125. Managing the postpartum cow to maximize pregnancy rates » Read 35471 times
  126. Vitamins and minerals functioning as antioxidants with supplementation considerations » Read 35444 times
  127. Dietary energy density for the close-up dry cow - Postpartum » Read 35414 times
  128. Effective immunization programs in herd health » Read 35294 times
  129. Cow comfort » Read 35112 times
  130. Incorporating dairy cow behavior into management tools » Read 35024 times
  131. Positive and negative effects of high energy consumption on reproduction in lactating dairy cows » Read 34792 times
  132. Crossbreeding trials in California » Read 34649 times
  133. Body condition score » Read 34459 times
  134. Electric fencing - a planning guide » Read 34449 times
  135. Feeding calves: it takes more than just milk » Read 34376 times
  136. Behavior » Read 34241 times
  137. Applied immunology: Keeping animals healthy » Read 34023 times
  138. Silage additives » Read 33607 times
  139. Foot bathing in the hoof health management » Read 33530 times
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  141. Nutrition and reproductive loss in goats » Read 33472 times
  142. Use of milk or blood urea nitrogen to identify feed management inefficiencies and estimate nitrogen excretion by dairy cattle and other animals » Read 33426 times
  143. Behavioral needs of the transition cow and considerations for special needs facility design » Read 33221 times
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  145. Bovine mastitis treatment failure » Read 33130 times
  146. Calves not eating grain » Read 33096 times
  147. Forages » Read 33065 times
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  149. Cow Power - Stepping stones towards sustainable livestock husbandry » Read 33008 times
  150. Management of calving on large dairy farms » Read 32955 times
  151. Laminitis - More than How You Feed Your Cows » Read 32583 times
  152. Proper milking techniques » Read 32500 times
  153. Monitoring health and looking for sick cows » Read 32401 times
  154. Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q1: International prices to ease through 2014 » Read 32356 times
  155. Integration of metabolism and immunity in periparturient dairy cows » Read 32322 times
  156. Effective natural ventilation strategies » Read 32284 times
  157. Feed sorting: Repeated ruminal acidosis challenges in lactating dairy cows at high and low risk for developing acidosis » Read 32189 times
  158. Ammonia emissions - How will they change dairy ration formulation? » Read 32182 times
  159. Using locomotion scoring to put together a program to reduce lameness on the dairy » Read 32081 times
  160. Growth and health of calves housed on different bedding types » Read 31995 times
  161. Achieving a high pregnancy rate for higher profitability » Read 31796 times
  162. Calves - cold weather feeding » Read 31754 times
  163. Contract heifer raising » Read 31675 times
  164. Bottle feeding » Read 31610 times
  165. Using success factors to address lameness » Read 31448 times
  166. Appropriate methods of diagnosing mineral deficiencies » Read 31275 times
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  168. A review of: Streptococcus uberis: Environmental or contagious pathogen? » Read 31225 times
  169. The pneumonia calf » Read 31210 times
  170. Self-locking manger stall considerations » Read 31018 times
  171. Contagious mastitis and organic milk production » Read 30929 times
  172. Standard operating procedures: Tools for making constant improvements » Read 30904 times
  173. Milking Hygiene and Udder Health Problems: Results of a survey of 5000 dairy farms » Read 30903 times
  174. Accelerated feeding - current feeding programs » Read 30821 times
  175. Nutrition and management in support of hoof health » Read 30552 times
  176. Common poisonous plants in the eastern and southern United States » Read 30263 times
  177. Should feed efficiency be used in dairy benchmarking? » Read 30165 times
  178. What is the true cost of waste milk? » Read 30130 times
  179. Milking procedures and relationship to milking efficiency » Read 29994 times
  180. Nutrition troubleshooting » Read 29892 times
  181. Coccidiostats and coccidiosis » Read 29877 times
  182. Using bleach as a germicide for manual washing feeding equipment » Read 29789 times
  183. Rest assured: Bedding options for robotic milking facilities » Read 29766 times
  184. Heat detection analysis using an activity meter in grassland systems » Read 29635 times
  185. 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 29635 times
  186. Nutrition economics » Read 29629 times
  187. What you feed vs. what you get: » Read 29620 times
  188. Defence Mechanisms of the Udder, Part two: Enhancement of the defence mechanisms of the udder » Read 29572 times
  189. Hoof care resources » Read 29539 times
  190. Addressing teat condition problems » Read 29437 times
  191. Guide to good dairy farming practice » Read 29367 times
  192. Milk Quality » Read 29358 times
  193. Fats » Read 29173 times
  194. Biotin » Read 29152 times
  195. What is early pregnancy diagnosis worth? » Read 29037 times
  196. Concentrate feeders » Read 29033 times
  197. World milk production and exports/imports » Read 28992 times
  198. Kernel processed corn silage » Read 28956 times
  199. Economic considerations of sexed semen on your dairy » Read 28874 times
  200. Fencing systems: Line posts » Read 28817 times
  201. Characterization of early embryonic death and prevention of pregnancy wastage » Read 28692 times
  202. Strategies for shortening the dry period » Read 28686 times
  203. Dehorning calves » Read 28677 times
  204. Common pasture pests » Read 28629 times
  205. Mastitis-Staph aureus problems » Read 28466 times
  206. Calving ease - Early detection of sick preweaned calves » Read 28405 times
  207. Improving dairy cow fertility through genetics » Read 28399 times
  208. Is your milking routine up to par? » Read 28392 times
  209. Cause and control of common diseases of pastured cattle » Read 28292 times
  210. Finding the tools to achieve longevity in Canadian dairy cows » Read 28272 times
  211. Treatment and prevention for scours » Read 28208 times
  212. Remodeling a tie stall barn for an interim milking parlor » Read 28129 times
  213. Loopholes that make calves sick » Read 28065 times
  214. Avoiding antibiotic residues in milk » Read 27996 times
  215. Fencing systems: Installing the high tensile wires » Read 27948 times
  216. Mechanisms that prevent and produce double ovulations in dairy cattle » Read 27932 times
  217. Pasture and grazing management made simple 9: Pros and cons of seasonal dairying » Read 27872 times
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  219. Increasing world population a challenge for world milk production » Read 27767 times
  220. How is milk production changing in the world? » Read 27765 times
  221. Cold weather bedding » Read 27765 times
  222. A comparison of methods for early pregnancy diagnosis » Read 27760 times
  223. Automatic Milking » Read 27754 times
  224. Fencing systems: Post selection » Read 27734 times
  225. Testing for pre-clinical mastitis » Read 27654 times
  226. Strategies, benefits, and challenges of feeding ethanol byproducts to dairy and beef cattle » Read 27648 times
  227. Earlier weaning: Yes or no? » Read 27638 times
  228. Developing quality dairy replacement heifers » Read 27449 times
  229. Fencing systems: Setting posts for the ends and corners » Read 27248 times
  230. Calf blankets » Read 27201 times
  231. Managing the young calf - keep it simple! » Read 27177 times
  232. Fencing systems: Keeping the current flowing on an electric fence » Read 27140 times
  233. Pasture and grazing management made simple 6: Cow grazing behavior and intake » Read 27104 times
  234. Improving Heifer Handling » Read 27085 times
  235. Good colostrum management » Read 27081 times
  236. 9 reasons why antibiotics fail » Read 27033 times
  237. Biosecurity practices: Facility cleaning and disinfection » Read 26930 times
  238. Solving calf morbidity and mortality problems » Read 26842 times
  239. The case for low methane-emitting cattle » Read 26718 times
  240. Carcass disposal » Read 26694 times
  241. Two competing Swedish breeds with different profiles but of equal size » Read 26655 times
  242. Disease specific biosecurity - part 2: Reproductive diseases » Read 26636 times
  243. Disease specific biosecurity - part 1 » Read 26618 times
  244. Automation and new technology » Read 26500 times
  245. Coping with CAFO: Tips on dealing with the new regulations on manure management » Read 26404 times
  246. Strategies to reduce growth variance and improve feed efficiency in dairy heifer management » Read 26354 times
  247. Dairy goat herd health program » Read 26352 times
  248. A global perspective on automatic milking systems rules and regulations » Read 26285 times
  249. Timeliness of treating pneumonia » Read 26276 times
  250. Spring thaw can contribute to feed waste » Read 26255 times
  251. Alternative approaches to management of high energy rations in dairy cattle » Read 26207 times
  252. Milk smarter - not just harder » Read 26187 times
  253. Transition cows » Read 26160 times
  254. Cleaning milking systems - North American cleaning practices » Read 26160 times
  255. Dairy Beef Quality » Read 26150 times
  256. Calf risk assessment checklist » Read 26144 times
  257. Achieving desired reproductive performance on dairies » Read 26134 times
  258. Cation exchange capacity » Read 26128 times
  259. Is it time to reconsider blanket dry cow treatment programs? » Read 26057 times
  260. An update on mastitis vaccines » Read 26028 times
  261. Reducing dairy ammonia emissions: A Swedish case study » Read 26008 times
  262. Expansion pitfalls » Read 25890 times
  263. Choosing the right cow traffic system for your robotic dairy » Read 25884 times
  264. A system for evaluating a change: Conducting and evaluating on-farm research to support management decisions » Read 25792 times
  265. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Environmental factors » Read 25647 times
  266. Little slipups add up » Read 25519 times
  267. Biosecurity Issues in manure management plans » Read 25497 times
  268. At what price crowding? » Read 25466 times
  269. Giardia » Read 25419 times
  270. Lying area design and barn climate getting it right » Read 25418 times
  271. Managing BVDV infections -- a challenge beyond vaccination » Read 25405 times
  272. Five steps to designing the ideal transition cow barn » Read 25393 times
  273. How much milk will calves drink? » Read 25386 times
  274. Forage particle size » Read 25368 times
  275. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Getting the numbers right » Read 25308 times
  276. Good growth in cold weather » Read 25263 times
  277. Cleaning milking systems - basic principles and practices » Read 25236 times
  278. Summer, calves, and water » Read 25176 times
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  280. Mastitis caused by Streptococcus uberis » Read 25039 times
  281. Winter preparedness on dairy farms » Read 24946 times
  282. Bottles: To wash or not to wash - who knows the answer? » Read 24944 times
  283. Mycoplasma Species and Mastitis » Read 24928 times
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  285. Hay production » Read 24769 times
  286. Accelerated feeding - limitations of current programs » Read 24752 times
  287. Methods of feeding liquid to calves » Read 24742 times
  288. Dehydration in milk-fed calves » Read 24726 times
  289. Dairy barn design from an ethological perspective » Read 24673 times
  290. Efficacy of a teat sealant with no germicide, applied on pre-calving cows in grassing system » Read 24660 times
  291. Cold weather calf care tips » Read 24640 times
  292. Calving ease- navels and newborns » Read 24597 times
  293. Understand cultural differences to improve your management » Read 24421 times
  294. Monitoring calf care: Goals and thresholds & what to do when goals are not met » Read 24271 times
  295. Towards a sustainable milk production - Practical advice for reducing on-farm ammonia losses » Read 24263 times
  296. Fencing systems: Protecting an energizer from lightning » Read 24236 times
  297. Importance of hoof health in dairy production » Read 24230 times
  298. Why workers leave dairies » Read 24102 times
  299. Fencing systems: Grounding electric fences » Read 24084 times
  300. Keeping them out of the rough: Practical insights into hemorrhagic bowel syndrome » Read 24065 times
  301. Do you know how much mastitis is costing you? » Read 23957 times
  302. Scours: Make a list and check it twice » Read 23943 times
  303. Why water? » Read 23921 times
  304. Surges in scours cases » Read 23906 times
  305. 7 reasons why vaccines fail » Read 23896 times
  306. The power of internal herd growth » Read 23652 times
  307. Pasture and grazing management made simple 3: herbal growth rate information » Read 23634 times
  308. Composting large animal mortalities » Read 23593 times
  309. Calf feeding programs and control of brucellosis and tuberculosis » Read 23507 times
  310. Pasture and grazing management made simple 7: Pasture rotation » Read 23490 times
  311. Colostrum: The 4 quart myth » Read 23483 times
  312. Dry cow teat sealants » Read 23445 times
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  314. Relationship between teat-end callosity or hyperkeratosis and mastitis » Read 23325 times
  315. Calving ease - Clean colostrum » Read 23317 times
  316. What is colostrum? » Read 23220 times
  317. Long live the cows! - Report from the Cow Longevity Conference » Read 23219 times
  318. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 2: Summarizing and Analyzing) » Read 23208 times
  319. The three phases of bovine laminitis » Read 23149 times
  320. Abomasal ulcers » Read 23003 times
  321. Cow comfort and reproductive performance » Read 22996 times
  322. Fencing systems: Energizers » Read 22848 times
  323. Natural defenses: Different responses for different bacteria » Read 22805 times
  324. Monitoring the cow's body for more accurate decisions about health and nutrition » Read 22753 times
  325. Dystocia calves (assisted deliveries) » Read 22684 times
  326. BSE and calves » Read 22657 times
  327. HACCP application: Managing calf diseases » Read 22650 times
  328. Feeding unfermented corn silage » Read 22618 times
  329. Review of 2004 national mastitis council meeting » Read 22579 times
  330. Calving ease - Too many stresses » Read 22528 times
  331. Pasture and grazing management made simple 2: methods to estimate available pasture » Read 22506 times
  332. Milk quality self assessment test » Read 22421 times
  333. A review of: The effect of management style on udder health » Read 22405 times
  334. Tips on selecting for longevity » Read 22399 times
  335. FAO Food Outlook report 2011 » Read 22368 times
  336. Lameness - Prevention, detection, and treatment » Read 22189 times
  337. Dehydration in calves » Read 22099 times
  338. Pasture and grazing management made simple 4: how to develop a grazing plan » Read 21998 times
  339. Preparing the Total Mix Ration (TMR) - What Ingredients Should I Add First? » Read 21953 times
  340. Genetic selection for longevity » Read 21760 times
  341. Overview: Electric fencing - how to plan, select and install » Read 21694 times
  342. Managing cows to managing people -- the competitive edge » Read 21446 times
  343. Grain feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 21390 times
  344. Summary of the dry cow management pre-conference symposium - 2003 national mastitis conference » Read 21255 times
  345. DeLaval hygiene symposium and R&D center inaugural » Read 21235 times
  346. Pasture and grazing management made simple 8: Animal densities on pasture » Read 21224 times
  347. Heat stress and calves » Read 21197 times
  348. Milk feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 21196 times
  349. A review of: Incentive pay principles » Read 21088 times
  350. Barn layout affects milk yield » Read 21005 times
  351. Reduce feed costs to optimize returns » Read 20900 times
  352. Weaning calves: Four management strategies » Read 20765 times
  353. Feeding for top production on pasture » Read 20602 times
  354. Pasture and grazing management made simple 5: Keeping track of pasture supply » Read 20584 times
  355. Antibiotic resistance - a complex issue and serious threat » Read 20493 times
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  357. Maternal immune cells in colostrum » Read 20431 times
  358. Have a plan for heat stress » Read 20309 times
  359. A review of: Measuring effectiveness of teat preparation » Read 20165 times
  360. If you can measure it you can manage it » Read 20102 times
  361. Johne's - An overview of the 2001 report of the international dairy federation » Read 20022 times
  362. Calf Housing & Environment courses » Read 19958 times
  363. Feeding immunoglobulins » Read 19891 times
  364. The beneficial effects of cooling cows » Read 19795 times
  365. Dairy consumption does not elevate heart attack risk » Read 19750 times
  366. A little privacy please? » Read 19693 times
  367. Milk - Not just for strong bones and healthy teeth » Read 19566 times
  368. Tube feeding colostrum » Read 19435 times
  369. Managing the change to automatic milking » Read 19402 times
  370. Treating hypocalcemia routinely » Read 19385 times
  371. Current status and future challenges in mastitis research » Read 19360 times
  372. The dairy control report indicates mastitis » Read 19297 times
  373. Hot weather and post-weaning slump » Read 19066 times
  374. Power and water consumption of automatic milking systems » Read 18989 times
  375. Calving ease - Holes in biosecurity » Read 18843 times
  376. Recent research on managing soil phosphorus » Read 18821 times
  377. Cows are smarter when raised in pairs » Read 18779 times
  378. Good housing and good management = more milk » Read 18651 times
  379. Biosecurity - protecting the herd » Read 18630 times
  380. Ammonia is bad for calves » Read 18571 times
  381. Making the most from manure » Read 18503 times
  382. Treating mastitis: Balancing cure, money, welfare and resistance » Read 18435 times
  383. The use of a bismuth-based teat seal and the bacteriocin lacticin 3147 to prevent dry period mastitis in dairy cows » Read 18424 times
  384. Dry cow therapy - does it still deserve a blanket recommendation? » Read 18302 times
  385. Dairy cow mortality: A growing problem » Read 18151 times
  386. Is dairy farming like juggling in a water bed? » Read 18084 times
  387. Connecting transition cow physiology, behavior, and nutrition » Read 18078 times
  388. Designing dairy ventilation will be focus of Penn State webinar » Read 18056 times
  389. Scours are NOT normal » Read 17909 times
  390. The realities of robotic milking technology today » Read 17808 times
  391. Dairy farming and social media » Read 17727 times
  392. Procedures and products required for milking center efficiency, mastitis control, and production of high quality milk » Read 17539 times
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  394. Improve productivity and reduce carbon hoof print » Read 17507 times
  395. Key Messages for an Efficient Udder Preparation Routine » Read 17456 times
  396. What is Precision Dairy Farming? » Read 17319 times
  397. Teat end conditions » Read 17137 times
  398. The research behind on-off grazing » Read 17133 times
  399. Increasing the likelihood of success without blanket dry cow treatment » Read 17133 times
  400. Mastitis and milk management - Weekly article series » Read 17129 times
  401. Genetics and behavior during handling, restraint, and herding » Read 17090 times
  402. Biosecurity principles as applied to udder health » Read 16925 times
  403. Efficient milk production under heat stress conditions » Read 16891 times
  404. IDF Guide to Prudent Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Dairy Production » Read 16859 times
  405. Keys to motivating farm workers to harvest high quality milk » Read 16853 times
  406. Animal welfare on the agenda » Read 16848 times
  407. Cash-flow tool helps dairy producers manage feed costs during tough times » Read 16806 times
  408. Animal welfare a risk for the future of the dairy industry » Read 16707 times
  409. Selective dry cow treatment research results » Read 16621 times
  410. Post-Milking Teat Disinfection » Read 16605 times
  411. Reducing handling stress improves both productivity and welfare » Read 16567 times
  412. A zero-discharge dairy complex » Read 16536 times
  413. The new IFCN milk quantity converter » Read 16496 times
  414. Automatic Milking Systems in North America » Read 16469 times
  415. Monitor your herd and get results » Read 16425 times
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  417. Heat stress: Cooling cows at night - Milkline (audio) » Read 16156 times
  418. Opportunities for conserving energy and saving money in dairy operations » Read 16018 times
  419. Pros and cons of automatic milking in Europe » Read 16007 times
  420. Animal welfare in Argentina » Read 16002 times
  421. Troubleshooting milking systems » Read 16000 times
  422. Management, health, and nutrition of the calf can affect age and body weight at calving, first lactation and lifetime milk production » Read 15975 times
  423. Dairy industry sustainability report » Read 15944 times
  424. Bridging the Gap between Animal Health and Human Health - White paper » Read 15925 times
  425. Calving ease - How do you respond to a health crisis? » Read 15848 times
  426. Develop strategies and standards to prevent introducing intramammary infections into a herd » Read 15826 times
  427. Are your cows comfortable? » Read 15787 times
  428. Make a good robotic milking facility great » Read 15691 times
  429. Reducing fear improves milk production » Read 15664 times
  430. Why and how to read a cow or bull » Read 15661 times
  431. Heat stress abatement improves feed efficiency of high yielding cows in the summer » Read 15596 times
  432. Herd Navigator savings calculation » Read 15435 times
  433. Reduced green house gas emissions by change in diet » Read 15375 times
  434. Facility characteristics and cow comfort on U.S. dairy operations » Read 15358 times
  435. Should I process my own milk? » Read 15304 times
  436. Effects of rubber alley flooring on cow locomotion and welfare » Read 15257 times
  437. Good discrimination in hiring at a dairy » Read 15096 times
  438. Cow Longevity Conference 2013 - proceedings » Read 15031 times
  439. Changes in the behaviour of dairy cows before calving » Read 15001 times
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