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  14. Cow comfort: 9) Resting » Read 66330 times
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  17. Automatic milking: Experience and development in europe » Read 58278 times
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  28. Calves that won´t nurse » Read 47211 times
  29. Dairy lighting system for tie stall barns » Read 46862 times
  30. Managing the change to a robotic milking system » Read 46473 times
  31. Dry cow and transition cow nutrition » Read 46299 times
  32. Designing standard operating procedures to help workers do their jobs » Read 44128 times
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  36. Best management practices for dairy goat farmers » Read 42617 times
  37. Cow welfare and farm size - opportunities and challenges » Read 42606 times
  38. Milking machine use and maintenance » Read 42241 times
  39. Precision is key to consistency in calf feeding » Read 42212 times
  40. Cow comfort: 11) Drinking » Read 42058 times
  41. Robotic Milking: Farm test - the cow's time spent in the milking robot » Read 41442 times
  42. Feed additives » Read 40651 times
  43. Climate change and Rift Valley fever - Has global warming increased the risk of an outbreak? » Read 40268 times
  44. The importance of improving cow longevity » Read 39133 times
  45. Planning a dairy expansion » Read 38634 times
  46. Light » Read 38376 times
  47. Somatic cells: Function and relationship to milk quality » Read 38353 times
  48. Future direction and issues in hoof care & cow comfort » Read 38241 times
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  56. Cow comfort: 8) Hygienic cow comfort » Read 37510 times
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  58. Rumen fistula surgery for the private practitioner » Read 37465 times
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  60. Milk quality in India » Read 37184 times
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  64. Cleaning the milking machine » Read 37024 times
  65. Water: the often forgotten nutrient » Read 36897 times
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  71. Cow comfort: 5) Social behaviour » Read 36016 times
  72. Low temperatures and negative energy balance in calves » Read 35762 times
  73. Dairy lighting system for free stall barns and milking centers » Read 35724 times
  74. Research finds that calves experience emotions like depression and anxiety » Read 35656 times
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  76. Cow comfort: 4) The cow » Read 35007 times
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  79. The working day of a dairy cow » Read 34784 times
  80. Cow comfort: 7) Herd manager » Read 34781 times
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  90. Steps in minimizing bacteria in colostrum » Read 33379 times
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  92. Automatic milking - Common practice on dairy farms » Read 33250 times
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  96. Basics of reproductive function » Read 32660 times
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  99. Water » Read 32109 times
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  101. Applied immunology: Keeping animals healthy » Read 31834 times
  102. Incorporating dairy cow behavior into management tools » Read 31824 times
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  107. Manure evaluation » Read 31192 times
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  115. Foot bathing in the hoof health management » Read 30224 times
  116. Hygiene in milk production » Read 29952 times
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  118. Use of milk or blood urea nitrogen to identify feed management inefficiencies and estimate nitrogen excretion by dairy cattle and other animals » Read 29537 times
  119. Behavior » Read 29478 times
  120. Integration of metabolism and immunity in periparturient dairy cows » Read 29332 times
  121. Feed sorting: Repeated ruminal acidosis challenges in lactating dairy cows at high and low risk for developing acidosis » Read 29290 times
  122. Monitoring health and looking for sick cows » Read 29282 times
  123. Bovine mastitis treatment failure » Read 29268 times
  124. Calves - cold weather feeding » Read 29181 times
  125. The dairy organization » Read 29164 times
  126. Feed & forage analysis » Read 29155 times
  127. Vitamins and minerals functioning as antioxidants with supplementation considerations » Read 29140 times
  128. Laminitis - More than How You Feed Your Cows » Read 29082 times
  129. Effective immunization programs in herd health » Read 29065 times
  130. Dairy business management principles » Read 29036 times
  131. Body condition score » Read 29000 times
  132. Development of a niche market: The U.S. dairy sheep and goat industries » Read 28829 times
  133. Management of calving on large dairy farms » Read 28802 times
  134. Appropriate methods of diagnosing mineral deficiencies » Read 28735 times
  135. Contract heifer raising » Read 28713 times
  136. Managing pastures for goats » Read 28585 times
  137. Milk replacer feeding strategies for accelerated calf growth » Read 28541 times
  138. Forages » Read 28505 times
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  140. Simple energy conservation steps can save money » Read 28404 times
  141. Opportunities for improved cow comfort through freestall barn renovations » Read 28272 times
  142. Effective natural ventilation strategies » Read 28207 times
  143. Accelerated feeding - current feeding programs » Read 28085 times
  144. Using locomotion scoring to put together a program to reduce lameness on the dairy » Read 27974 times
  145. Dairy pricing set to continue at high levels in 2014 due to Chinese demand » Read 27945 times
  146. Milking Hygiene and Udder Health Problems: Results of a survey of 5000 dairy farms » Read 27597 times
  147. Growth and health of calves housed on different bedding types » Read 27578 times
  148. Milk components » Read 27552 times
  149. Should feed efficiency be used in dairy benchmarking? » Read 27533 times
  150. Ammonia emissions - How will they change dairy ration formulation? » Read 27508 times
  151. Electric fencing - a planning guide » Read 27459 times
  152. Nutrition and management in support of hoof health » Read 27217 times
  153. Nutrition troubleshooting » Read 27149 times
  154. 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 26964 times
  155. Heat detection analysis using an activity meter in grassland systems » Read 26954 times
  156. The pneumonia calf » Read 26954 times
  157. Calves not eating grain » Read 26879 times
  158. Common poisonous plants in the eastern and southern United States » Read 26849 times
  159. What is early pregnancy diagnosis worth? » Read 26845 times
  160. Economic considerations of sexed semen on your dairy » Read 26785 times
  161. Self-locking manger stall considerations » Read 26673 times
  162. Standard operating procedures: Tools for making constant improvements » Read 26672 times
  163. FAO Food Outlook Nov 2013 - Milk and Milk products » Read 26659 times
  164. Bottle feeding » Read 26579 times
  165. A review of: Streptococcus uberis: Environmental or contagious pathogen? » Read 26506 times
  166. What is the true cost of waste milk? » Read 26491 times
  167. What you feed vs. what you get: » Read 26463 times
  168. Calving ease - Early detection of sick preweaned calves » Read 26436 times
  169. Dehorning calves » Read 26279 times
  170. Hoof care resources » Read 26061 times
  171. Strategies for shortening the dry period » Read 26030 times
  172. Defence Mechanisms of the Udder, Part two: Enhancement of the defence mechanisms of the udder » Read 25962 times
  173. Is your milking routine up to par? » Read 25924 times
  174. Using bleach as a germicide for manual washing feeding equipment » Read 25861 times
  175. Fencing systems: Line posts » Read 25840 times
  176. Testing calves for passive transfer of immunity » Read 25777 times
  177. Mechanisms that prevent and produce double ovulations in dairy cattle » Read 25708 times
  178. Nutrition economics » Read 25660 times
  179. Teat dipping trouble » Read 25624 times
  180. Cold weather bedding » Read 25602 times
  181. Treatment and prevention for scours » Read 25580 times
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  183. Common pasture pests » Read 25482 times
  184. Earlier weaning: Yes or no? » Read 25357 times
  185. A comparison of methods for early pregnancy diagnosis » Read 25350 times
  186. Concentrate feeders » Read 25325 times
  187. Characterization of early embryonic death and prevention of pregnancy wastage » Read 25313 times
  188. Contagious mastitis and organic milk production » Read 25285 times
  189. Fencing systems: Post selection » Read 25246 times
  190. Developing quality dairy replacement heifers » Read 25203 times
  191. Milking procedures and relationship to milking efficiency » Read 25203 times
  192. Fencing systems: Installing the high tensile wires » Read 25182 times
  193. Strategies, benefits, and challenges of feeding ethanol byproducts to dairy and beef cattle » Read 25077 times
  194. Managing the young calf - keep it simple! » Read 25050 times
  195. Fencing systems: Setting posts for the ends and corners » Read 24881 times
  196. Fats » Read 24866 times
  197. Improving dairy cow fertility through genetics » Read 24790 times
  198. Improving Heifer Handling » Read 24747 times
  199. Cause and control of common diseases of pastured cattle » Read 24684 times
  200. Nutrition and reproductive loss in goats » Read 24675 times
  201. Calf blankets » Read 24673 times
  202. Biosecurity practices: Facility cleaning and disinfection » Read 24628 times
  203. Testing for pre-clinical mastitis » Read 24588 times
  204. Good colostrum management » Read 24581 times
  205. Coccidiostats and coccidiosis » Read 24552 times
  206. Remodeling a tie stall barn for an interim milking parlor » Read 24530 times
  207. Fencing systems: Keeping the current flowing on an electric fence » Read 24506 times
  208. Coping with CAFO: Tips on dealing with the new regulations on manure management » Read 24459 times
  209. Solving calf morbidity and mortality problems » Read 24418 times
  210. Pasture and grazing management made simple 9: Pros and cons of seasonal dairying » Read 24391 times
  211. How is milk production changing in the world? » Read 24383 times
  212. Loopholes that make calves sick » Read 24369 times
  213. Timeliness of treating pneumonia » Read 24330 times
  214. Avoiding antibiotic residues in milk » Read 24316 times
  215. A global perspective on automatic milking systems rules and regulations » Read 24301 times
  216. Disease specific biosecurity - part 1 » Read 24270 times
  217. Disease specific biosecurity - part 2: Reproductive diseases » Read 24264 times
  218. Strategies to reduce growth variance and improve feed efficiency in dairy heifer management » Read 24044 times
  219. Alternative approaches to management of high energy rations in dairy cattle » Read 23988 times
  220. Achieving desired reproductive performance on dairies » Read 23980 times
  221. Mastitis-Staph aureus problems » Read 23954 times
  222. 9 reasons why antibiotics fail » Read 23933 times
  223. Silage additives » Read 23884 times
  224. Carcass disposal » Read 23760 times
  225. Good growth in cold weather » Read 23689 times
  226. At what price crowding? » Read 23664 times
  227. A system for evaluating a change: Conducting and evaluating on-farm research to support management decisions » Read 23639 times
  228. Cation exchange capacity » Read 23630 times
  229. An update on mastitis vaccines » Read 23601 times
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  231. Expansion pitfalls » Read 23401 times
  232. Calf risk assessment checklist » Read 23385 times
  233. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Getting the numbers right » Read 23358 times
  234. Dairy Beef Quality » Read 23334 times
  235. Little slipups add up » Read 23306 times
  236. Dairy goat herd health program » Read 23285 times
  237. Rethink your strategies for prevention of hypocalcemia » Read 23228 times
  238. Managing BVDV infections -- a challenge beyond vaccination » Read 23073 times
  239. Summer, calves, and water » Read 23065 times
  240. Silage production » Read 22983 times
  241. Reducing dairy ammonia emissions: A Swedish case study » Read 22982 times
  242. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 1: Measuring and Recording) » Read 22889 times
  243. Two competing Swedish breeds with different profiles but of equal size » Read 22883 times
  244. Milk Quality » Read 22763 times
  245. Dehydration in milk-fed calves » Read 22715 times
  246. Is robotic milking a suitable solution for large dairy herds? » Read 22681 times
  247. Cleaning milking systems - North American cleaning practices » Read 22676 times
  248. Forage particle size » Read 22676 times
  249. Rest assured: Bedding options for robotic milking facilities » Read 22658 times
  250. Hay production » Read 22646 times
  251. Increasing world population a challenge for world milk production » Read 22598 times
  252. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Environmental factors » Read 22588 times
  253. Cold weather calf care tips » Read 22547 times
  254. Accelerated feeding - limitations of current programs » Read 22525 times
  255. Automatic Milking » Read 22478 times
  256. Towards a sustainable milk production - Practical advice for reducing on-farm ammonia losses » Read 22409 times
  257. Calving ease- navels and newborns » Read 22276 times
  258. Bottles: To wash or not to wash - who knows the answer? » Read 22225 times
  259. Efficacy of a teat sealant with no germicide, applied on pre-calving cows in grassing system » Read 22172 times
  260. Monitoring calf care: Goals and thresholds & what to do when goals are not met » Read 22097 times
  261. Fencing systems: Protecting an energizer from lightning » Read 22069 times
  262. Kernel processed corn silage » Read 22024 times
  263. World milk production and exports/imports » Read 21996 times
  264. Surges in scours cases » Read 21968 times
  265. Pasture and grazing management made simple 6: Cow grazing behavior and intake » Read 21920 times
  266. IFCN report 2013: Overview on milk prices and production costs world wide » Read 21910 times
  267. Fencing systems: Grounding electric fences » Read 21904 times
  268. Why workers leave dairies » Read 21855 times
  269. 7 reasons why vaccines fail » Read 21799 times
  270. Understand cultural differences to improve your management » Read 21790 times
  271. Why water? » Read 21781 times
  272. Keeping them out of the rough: Practical insights into hemorrhagic bowel syndrome » Read 21628 times
  273. Cleaning milking systems - basic principles and practices » Read 21601 times
  274. Methods of feeding liquid to calves » Read 21594 times
  275. Composting large animal mortalities » Read 21533 times
  276. Calf feeding programs and control of brucellosis and tuberculosis » Read 21530 times
  277. Cow comfort and reproductive performance » Read 21527 times
  278. Colostrum: The 4 quart myth » Read 21471 times
  279. Scours: Make a list and check it twice » Read 21469 times
  280. Biosecurity Issues in manure management plans » Read 21434 times
  281. Automation and new technology » Read 21423 times
  282. Pasture and grazing management made simple 3: herbal growth rate information » Read 21406 times
  283. Feeding calves: it takes more than just milk » Read 21366 times
  284. Calving ease - Clean colostrum » Read 21303 times
  285. Fencing systems: Energizers » Read 21231 times
  286. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 2: Summarizing and Analyzing) » Read 21229 times
  287. The economic importance of dairying » Read 21228 times
  288. What is colostrum? » Read 21175 times
  289. The three phases of bovine laminitis » Read 21167 times
  290. Do you know how much mastitis is costing you? » Read 21103 times
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  292. Dairy barn design from an ethological perspective » Read 21066 times
  293. Abomasal ulcers » Read 21049 times
  294. Relationship between teat-end callosity or hyperkeratosis and mastitis » Read 21042 times
  295. Mastitis caused by Streptococcus uberis » Read 20959 times
  296. Review of 2004 national mastitis council meeting » Read 20849 times
  297. A review of: The effect of management style on udder health » Read 20843 times
  298. Natural defenses: Different responses for different bacteria » Read 20776 times
  299. Tips on selecting for longevity » Read 20722 times
  300. Biotin » Read 20709 times
  301. BSE and calves » Read 20685 times
  302. Spring thaw can contribute to feed waste » Read 20574 times
  303. HACCP application: Managing calf diseases » Read 20550 times
  304. Pasture and grazing management made simple 7: Pasture rotation » Read 20543 times
  305. Overview: Electric fencing - how to plan, select and install » Read 20502 times
  306. Is it time to reconsider blanket dry cow treatment programs? » Read 20464 times
  307. Dystocia calves (assisted deliveries) » Read 20451 times
  308. Using success factors to address lameness » Read 20282 times
  309. Calving ease - Too many stresses » Read 20263 times
  310. Pasture and grazing management made simple 2: methods to estimate available pasture » Read 20252 times
  311. Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q1: International prices to ease through 2014 » Read 20182 times
  312. FAO Food Outlook report 2011 » Read 20040 times
  313. Feeding unfermented corn silage » Read 19929 times
  314. Proper milking techniques » Read 19875 times
  315. Pasture and grazing management made simple 4: how to develop a grazing plan » Read 19861 times
  316. Genetic selection for longevity » Read 19841 times
  317. Milk quality self assessment test » Read 19803 times
  318. Dairy cow health and metabolic disease relative to nutritional factors » Read 19770 times
  319. Mycoplasma Species and Mastitis » Read 19742 times
  320. DeLaval hygiene symposium and R&D center inaugural » Read 19699 times
  321. Monitoring the cow's body for more accurate decisions about health and nutrition » Read 19679 times
  322. Summary of the dry cow management pre-conference symposium - 2003 national mastitis conference » Read 19652 times
  323. Pasture and grazing management made simple 8: Animal densities on pasture » Read 19618 times
  324. Grain feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 19555 times
  325. Milk feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 19554 times
  326. Heat stress and calves » Read 19483 times
  327. A review of: Incentive pay principles » Read 19436 times
  328. Managing cows to managing people -- the competitive edge » Read 19406 times
  329. The power of internal herd growth » Read 19365 times
  330. Dehydration in calves » Read 19326 times
  331. Five steps to designing the ideal transition cow barn » Read 19310 times
  332. Achieving a high pregnancy rate for higher profitability » Read 19244 times
  333. Weaning calves: Four management strategies » Read 19191 times
  334. A review of: Measuring effectiveness of teat preparation » Read 18820 times
  335. Pasture and grazing management made simple 5: Keeping track of pasture supply » Read 18774 times
  336. Barn layout affects milk yield » Read 18689 times
  337. Feeding for top production on pasture » Read 18682 times
  338. Transition cows » Read 18475 times
  339. Johne's - An overview of the 2001 report of the international dairy federation » Read 18465 times
  340. Maternal immune cells in colostrum » Read 18456 times
  341. Giardia » Read 18389 times
  342. Reduce feed costs to optimize returns » Read 18362 times
  343. Importance of hoof health in dairy production » Read 18153 times
  344. Feeding immunoglobulins » Read 18025 times
  345. Tube feeding colostrum » Read 17935 times
  346. Milk - Not just for strong bones and healthy teeth » Read 17922 times
  347. How much milk will calves drink? » Read 17904 times
  348. Have a plan for heat stress » Read 17863 times
  349. Calf Housing & Environment courses » Read 17853 times
  350. Guide to good dairy farming practice » Read 17774 times
  351. Calving ease - Holes in biosecurity » Read 17578 times
  352. Finding the tools to achieve longevity in Canadian dairy cows » Read 17553 times
  353. Choosing the right cow traffic system for your robotic dairy » Read 17534 times
  354. Dairy consumption does not elevate heart attack risk » Read 17531 times
  355. The dairy control report indicates mastitis » Read 17496 times
  356. Lying area design and barn climate getting it right » Read 17424 times
  357. Managing the change to automatic milking » Read 17296 times
  358. Hot weather and post-weaning slump » Read 17222 times
  359. Recent research on managing soil phosphorus » Read 17186 times
  360. Long live the cows! - Report from the Cow Longevity Conference » Read 17053 times
  361. Milk smarter - not just harder » Read 16979 times
  362. Dry cow teat sealants » Read 16899 times
  363. Power and water consumption of automatic milking systems » Read 16806 times
  364. The case for low methane-emitting cattle » Read 16762 times
  365. Ammonia is bad for calves » Read 16532 times
  366. Making the most from manure » Read 16519 times
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  368. The use of a bismuth-based teat seal and the bacteriocin lacticin 3147 to prevent dry period mastitis in dairy cows » Read 16470 times
  369. Designing dairy ventilation will be focus of Penn State webinar » Read 16418 times
  370. Scours are NOT normal » Read 16409 times
  371. Good housing and good management = more milk » Read 16275 times
  372. Is dairy farming like juggling in a water bed? » Read 16129 times
  373. Addressing teat condition problems » Read 15933 times
  374. If you can measure it you can manage it » Read 15906 times
  375. Improve productivity and reduce carbon hoof print » Read 15537 times
  376. Winter preparedness on dairy farms » Read 15434 times
  377. A little privacy please? » Read 15402 times
  378. Dairy farming and social media » Read 15271 times
  379. What is Precision Dairy Farming? » Read 15187 times
  380. Cash-flow tool helps dairy producers manage feed costs during tough times » Read 15036 times
  381. Genetics and behavior during handling, restraint, and herding » Read 14924 times
  382. Current status and future challenges in mastitis research » Read 14747 times
  383. Biosecurity - protecting the herd » Read 14676 times
  384. Biosecurity principles as applied to udder health » Read 14663 times
  385. Heat stress: Cooling cows at night - Milkline (audio) » Read 14647 times
  386. Cows are smarter when raised in pairs » Read 14631 times
  387. Dairy cow mortality: A growing problem » Read 14614 times
  388. Connecting transition cow physiology, behavior, and nutrition » Read 14565 times
  389. Animal welfare on the agenda » Read 14563 times
  390. Automatic Milking Systems in North America » Read 14559 times
  391. Mastitis and milk management - Weekly article series » Read 14536 times
  392. Monitor your herd and get results » Read 14485 times
  393. Procedures and products required for milking center efficiency, mastitis control, and production of high quality milk » Read 14478 times
  394. The realities of robotic milking technology today » Read 14451 times
  395. Teat end conditions » Read 14363 times
  396. Reducing handling stress improves both productivity and welfare » Read 14331 times
  397. The beneficial effects of cooling cows » Read 14268 times
  398. Preparing the Total Mix Ration (TMR) - What Ingredients Should I Add First? » Read 14231 times
  399. Dairy industry sustainability report » Read 14230 times
  400. A zero-discharge dairy complex » Read 14210 times
  401. Animal welfare in Argentina » Read 14184 times
  402. Animal welfare a risk for the future of the dairy industry » Read 14163 times
  403. Reducing fear improves milk production » Read 14131 times
  404. Pros and cons of automatic milking in Europe » Read 14091 times
  405. Are your cows comfortable? » Read 14002 times
  406. Management, health, and nutrition of the calf can affect age and body weight at calving, first lactation and lifetime milk production » Read 13986 times
  407. Why and how to read a cow or bull » Read 13809 times
  408. Calving ease - How do you respond to a health crisis? » Read 13741 times
  409. The new IFCN milk quantity converter » Read 13646 times
  410. Heat stress abatement improves feed efficiency of high yielding cows in the summer » Read 13615 times
  411. Efficient milk production under heat stress conditions » Read 13503 times
  412. Reduced green house gas emissions by change in diet » Read 13501 times
  413. Develop strategies and standards to prevent introducing intramammary infections into a herd » Read 13484 times
  414. Good discrimination in hiring at a dairy » Read 13452 times
  415. Increasing the likelihood of success without blanket dry cow treatment » Read 13386 times
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  417. Facility characteristics and cow comfort on U.S. dairy operations » Read 13312 times
  418. The power of partial budgeting in dairy decision making » Read 13200 times
  419. Herd Navigator savings calculation » Read 13182 times
  420. 8 "Controllables" during hard times in the dairy business » Read 13173 times
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  422. Changes in the behaviour of dairy cows before calving » Read 13082 times
  423. Post-Milking Teat Disinfection » Read 13079 times
  424. Antibiotic resistance - a complex issue and serious threat » Read 13077 times
  425. Make a good robotic milking facility great » Read 13063 times
  426. Lactating dairy cows adapt quickly to automatic milking system » Read 13043 times
  427. Milking tips from the NMC » Read 13013 times
  428. Finding that ketosis in time » Read 13013 times
  429. Cost effectiveness of intensive cooling cows in summer in dairy farms located in South China » Read 12950 times
  430. Reproductive management and performance can be improved by use of Herd Navigator » Read 12887 times
  431. Transition cows 2010 » Read 12821 times
  432. Keys to motivating farm workers to harvest high quality milk » Read 12811 times
  433. Selective dry cow treatment research results » Read 12791 times
  434. IDF Guide to Prudent Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Dairy Production » Read 12747 times
  435. Odor From Feedlots Setback Estimation Tool - OFFSET » Read 12725 times
  436. Dairy management webinars » Read 12719 times
  437. The research behind on-off grazing » Read 12684 times
  438. Talking with employees » Read 12659 times
  439. 2008 WI Dairy Modernization Survey: Improved Labour Efficiency » Read 12656 times
  440. The Cow of the Future - for a greener dairy » Read 12624 times
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