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  28. Standard operating procedures: Achieving high performance » Read 71749 times
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  35. Transition cow metabolic problems » Read 62964 times
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  66. Grain processing » Read 45363 times
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  78. Cow comfort: 2) Body condition score » Read 42439 times
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  88. Sexed semen: Is it finally a reality? » Read 40599 times
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  107. Acidosis » Read 37975 times
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  115. Disposal of plastic silage wrap » Read 36787 times
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  120. IFCN report 2013: Overview on milk prices and production costs world wide » Read 36058 times
  121. Milk replacer feeding strategies for accelerated calf growth » Read 36000 times
  122. Basics of reproductive function » Read 35871 times
  123. Steps in minimizing bacteria in colostrum » Read 35511 times
  124. Dietary energy density for the close-up dry cow - Postpartum » Read 35322 times
  125. Managing the postpartum cow to maximize pregnancy rates » Read 35295 times
  126. Effective immunization programs in herd health » Read 35167 times
  127. Vitamins and minerals functioning as antioxidants with supplementation considerations » Read 35156 times
  128. Cow comfort » Read 34972 times
  129. Incorporating dairy cow behavior into management tools » Read 34927 times
  130. Positive and negative effects of high energy consumption on reproduction in lactating dairy cows » Read 34652 times
  131. Crossbreeding trials in California » Read 34553 times
  132. Teat dipping trouble » Read 34531 times
  133. Body condition score » Read 34352 times
  134. Electric fencing - a planning guide » Read 34215 times
  135. Feeding calves: it takes more than just milk » Read 34102 times
  136. Behavior » Read 34068 times
  137. Applied immunology: Keeping animals healthy » Read 33962 times
  138. Foot bathing in the hoof health management » Read 33428 times
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  140. Use of milk or blood urea nitrogen to identify feed management inefficiencies and estimate nitrogen excretion by dairy cattle and other animals » Read 33275 times
  141. Testing calves for passive transfer of immunity » Read 33249 times
  142. Silage additives » Read 33232 times
  143. Behavioral needs of the transition cow and considerations for special needs facility design » Read 33112 times
  144. Dairy business management principles » Read 33073 times
  145. Bovine mastitis treatment failure » Read 33023 times
  146. Forages » Read 32963 times
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  148. Cow Power - Stepping stones towards sustainable livestock husbandry » Read 32947 times
  149. Calves not eating grain » Read 32941 times
  150. Management of calving on large dairy farms » Read 32825 times
  151. Laminitis - More than How You Feed Your Cows » Read 32461 times
  152. Monitoring health and looking for sick cows » Read 32310 times
  153. Integration of metabolism and immunity in periparturient dairy cows » Read 32233 times
  154. Effective natural ventilation strategies » Read 32147 times
  155. Feed sorting: Repeated ruminal acidosis challenges in lactating dairy cows at high and low risk for developing acidosis » Read 32119 times
  156. Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q1: International prices to ease through 2014 » Read 32096 times
  157. Ammonia emissions - How will they change dairy ration formulation? » Read 32092 times
  158. Proper milking techniques » Read 32078 times
  159. Using locomotion scoring to put together a program to reduce lameness on the dairy » Read 31947 times
  160. Growth and health of calves housed on different bedding types » Read 31872 times
  161. Calves - cold weather feeding » Read 31685 times
  162. Contract heifer raising » Read 31614 times
  163. Bottle feeding » Read 31457 times
  164. Achieving a high pregnancy rate for higher profitability » Read 31320 times
  165. Using success factors to address lameness » Read 31238 times
  166. Appropriate methods of diagnosing mineral deficiencies » Read 31201 times
  167. A review of: Streptococcus uberis: Environmental or contagious pathogen? » Read 31143 times
  168. The pneumonia calf » Read 31089 times
  169. Self-locking manger stall considerations » Read 30871 times
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  171. Milking Hygiene and Udder Health Problems: Results of a survey of 5000 dairy farms » Read 30788 times
  172. Standard operating procedures: Tools for making constant improvements » Read 30760 times
  173. Accelerated feeding - current feeding programs » Read 30726 times
  174. Contagious mastitis and organic milk production » Read 30640 times
  175. Nutrition and management in support of hoof health » Read 30421 times
  176. Common poisonous plants in the eastern and southern United States » Read 30181 times
  177. Should feed efficiency be used in dairy benchmarking? » Read 30095 times
  178. What is the true cost of waste milk? » Read 30048 times
  179. Nutrition troubleshooting » Read 29805 times
  180. Milking procedures and relationship to milking efficiency » Read 29805 times
  181. Coccidiostats and coccidiosis » Read 29751 times
  182. Using bleach as a germicide for manual washing feeding equipment » Read 29596 times
  183. Nutrition economics » Read 29554 times
  184. Heat detection analysis using an activity meter in grassland systems » Read 29550 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 29541 times
  186. What you feed vs. what you get: » Read 29492 times
  187. Rest assured: Bedding options for robotic milking facilities » Read 29490 times
  188. Hoof care resources » Read 29434 times
  189. Defence Mechanisms of the Udder, Part two: Enhancement of the defence mechanisms of the udder » Read 29428 times
  190. Milk Quality » Read 29139 times
  191. Addressing teat condition problems » Read 28995 times
  192. Fats » Read 28995 times
  193. What is early pregnancy diagnosis worth? » Read 28971 times
  194. Concentrate feeders » Read 28867 times
  195. Biotin » Read 28847 times
  196. World milk production and exports/imports » Read 28811 times
  197. Economic considerations of sexed semen on your dairy » Read 28807 times
  198. Kernel processed corn silage » Read 28806 times
  199. Guide to good dairy farming practice » Read 28791 times
  200. Fencing systems: Line posts » Read 28711 times
  201. Strategies for shortening the dry period » Read 28618 times
  202. Dehorning calves » Read 28617 times
  203. Characterization of early embryonic death and prevention of pregnancy wastage » Read 28573 times
  204. Common pasture pests » Read 28544 times
  205. Mastitis-Staph aureus problems » Read 28368 times
  206. Calving ease - Early detection of sick preweaned calves » Read 28346 times
  207. Is your milking routine up to par? » Read 28327 times
  208. Improving dairy cow fertility through genetics » Read 28293 times
  209. Treatment and prevention for scours » Read 28147 times
  210. Cause and control of common diseases of pastured cattle » Read 28119 times
  211. Remodeling a tie stall barn for an interim milking parlor » Read 28019 times
  212. Loopholes that make calves sick » Read 27997 times
  213. Finding the tools to achieve longevity in Canadian dairy cows » Read 27982 times
  214. Avoiding antibiotic residues in milk » Read 27897 times
  215. Fencing systems: Installing the high tensile wires » Read 27876 times
  216. Mechanisms that prevent and produce double ovulations in dairy cattle » Read 27864 times
  217. Pasture and grazing management made simple 9: Pros and cons of seasonal dairying » Read 27768 times
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  219. Cold weather bedding » Read 27704 times
  220. A comparison of methods for early pregnancy diagnosis » Read 27689 times
  221. How is milk production changing in the world? » Read 27674 times
  222. Fencing systems: Post selection » Read 27661 times
  223. Automatic Milking » Read 27613 times
  224. Increasing world population a challenge for world milk production » Read 27613 times
  225. Strategies, benefits, and challenges of feeding ethanol byproducts to dairy and beef cattle » Read 27571 times
  226. Earlier weaning: Yes or no? » Read 27565 times
  227. Testing for pre-clinical mastitis » Read 27552 times
  228. Developing quality dairy replacement heifers » Read 27378 times
  229. Fencing systems: Setting posts for the ends and corners » Read 27175 times
  230. Calf blankets » Read 27129 times
  231. Managing the young calf - keep it simple! » Read 27096 times
  232. Fencing systems: Keeping the current flowing on an electric fence » Read 27055 times
  233. Good colostrum management » Read 27010 times
  234. Improving Heifer Handling » Read 26993 times
  235. 9 reasons why antibiotics fail » Read 26936 times
  236. Biosecurity practices: Facility cleaning and disinfection » Read 26864 times
  237. Pasture and grazing management made simple 6: Cow grazing behavior and intake » Read 26858 times
  238. Solving calf morbidity and mortality problems » Read 26780 times
  239. Carcass disposal » Read 26585 times
  240. Disease specific biosecurity - part 2: Reproductive diseases » Read 26572 times
  241. Disease specific biosecurity - part 1 » Read 26553 times
  242. Two competing Swedish breeds with different profiles but of equal size » Read 26513 times
  243. The case for low methane-emitting cattle » Read 26511 times
  244. Automation and new technology » Read 26348 times
  245. Coping with CAFO: Tips on dealing with the new regulations on manure management » Read 26344 times
  246. Strategies to reduce growth variance and improve feed efficiency in dairy heifer management » Read 26292 times
  247. Dairy goat herd health program » Read 26254 times
  248. A global perspective on automatic milking systems rules and regulations » Read 26225 times
  249. Timeliness of treating pneumonia » Read 26212 times
  250. Alternative approaches to management of high energy rations in dairy cattle » Read 26145 times
  251. Calf risk assessment checklist » Read 26074 times
  252. Achieving desired reproductive performance on dairies » Read 26072 times
  253. Spring thaw can contribute to feed waste » Read 26070 times
  254. Cation exchange capacity » Read 26067 times
  255. Dairy Beef Quality » Read 26059 times
  256. Cleaning milking systems - North American cleaning practices » Read 26050 times
  257. Milk smarter - not just harder » Read 25992 times
  258. Transition cows » Read 25979 times
  259. An update on mastitis vaccines » Read 25967 times
  260. Reducing dairy ammonia emissions: A Swedish case study » Read 25901 times
  261. Is it time to reconsider blanket dry cow treatment programs? » Read 25860 times
  262. Expansion pitfalls » Read 25825 times
  263. A system for evaluating a change: Conducting and evaluating on-farm research to support management decisions » Read 25694 times
  264. Choosing the right cow traffic system for your robotic dairy » Read 25663 times
  265. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Environmental factors » Read 25562 times
  266. Little slipups add up » Read 25455 times
  267. Biosecurity Issues in manure management plans » Read 25420 times
  268. At what price crowding? » Read 25409 times
  269. Managing BVDV infections -- a challenge beyond vaccination » Read 25336 times
  270. Giardia » Read 25276 times
  271. Forage particle size » Read 25265 times
  272. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Getting the numbers right » Read 25239 times
  273. Good growth in cold weather » Read 25196 times
  274. How much milk will calves drink? » Read 25170 times
  275. Cleaning milking systems - basic principles and practices » Read 25163 times
  276. Five steps to designing the ideal transition cow barn » Read 25131 times
  277. Summer, calves, and water » Read 25114 times
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  279. Lying area design and barn climate getting it right » Read 25079 times
  280. Mastitis caused by Streptococcus uberis » Read 24897 times
  281. Bottles: To wash or not to wash - who knows the answer? » Read 24851 times
  282. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 1: Measuring and Recording) » Read 24799 times
  283. Winter preparedness on dairy farms » Read 24752 times
  284. Mycoplasma Species and Mastitis » Read 24746 times
  285. Hay production » Read 24696 times
  286. Accelerated feeding - limitations of current programs » Read 24686 times
  287. Dehydration in milk-fed calves » Read 24666 times
  288. Methods of feeding liquid to calves » Read 24622 times
  289. Efficacy of a teat sealant with no germicide, applied on pre-calving cows in grassing system » Read 24584 times
  290. Cold weather calf care tips » Read 24574 times
  291. Dairy barn design from an ethological perspective » Read 24528 times
  292. Calving ease- navels and newborns » Read 24517 times
  293. Understand cultural differences to improve your management » Read 24352 times
  294. Monitoring calf care: Goals and thresholds & what to do when goals are not met » Read 24215 times
  295. Towards a sustainable milk production - Practical advice for reducing on-farm ammonia losses » Read 24197 times
  296. Fencing systems: Protecting an energizer from lightning » Read 24171 times
  297. Fencing systems: Grounding electric fences » Read 24024 times
  298. Why workers leave dairies » Read 24011 times
  299. Keeping them out of the rough: Practical insights into hemorrhagic bowel syndrome » Read 23997 times
  300. Importance of hoof health in dairy production » Read 23915 times
  301. Scours: Make a list and check it twice » Read 23889 times
  302. Do you know how much mastitis is costing you? » Read 23871 times
  303. Why water? » Read 23862 times
  304. Surges in scours cases » Read 23856 times
  305. 7 reasons why vaccines fail » Read 23834 times
  306. Pasture and grazing management made simple 3: herbal growth rate information » Read 23572 times
  307. Composting large animal mortalities » Read 23532 times
  308. The power of internal herd growth » Read 23474 times
  309. Calf feeding programs and control of brucellosis and tuberculosis » Read 23441 times
  310. Colostrum: The 4 quart myth » Read 23424 times
  311. Pasture and grazing management made simple 7: Pasture rotation » Read 23388 times
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  313. Dry cow teat sealants » Read 23301 times
  314. Calving ease - Clean colostrum » Read 23266 times
  315. Relationship between teat-end callosity or hyperkeratosis and mastitis » Read 23255 times
  316. What is colostrum? » Read 23151 times
  317. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 2: Summarizing and Analyzing) » Read 23145 times
  318. The three phases of bovine laminitis » Read 23084 times
  319. Long live the cows! - Report from the Cow Longevity Conference » Read 22947 times
  320. Cow comfort and reproductive performance » Read 22940 times
  321. Abomasal ulcers » Read 22939 times
  322. Fencing systems: Energizers » Read 22785 times
  323. Natural defenses: Different responses for different bacteria » Read 22731 times
  324. Monitoring the cow's body for more accurate decisions about health and nutrition » Read 22628 times
  325. Dystocia calves (assisted deliveries) » Read 22628 times
  326. BSE and calves » Read 22600 times
  327. HACCP application: Managing calf diseases » Read 22592 times
  328. Feeding unfermented corn silage » Read 22526 times
  329. Review of 2004 national mastitis council meeting » Read 22513 times
  330. Calving ease - Too many stresses » Read 22457 times
  331. Pasture and grazing management made simple 2: methods to estimate available pasture » Read 22416 times
  332. A review of: The effect of management style on udder health » Read 22353 times
  333. Tips on selecting for longevity » Read 22348 times
  334. Milk quality self assessment test » Read 22332 times
  335. FAO Food Outlook report 2011 » Read 22302 times
  336. Dehydration in calves » Read 21978 times
  337. Pasture and grazing management made simple 4: how to develop a grazing plan » Read 21936 times
  338. Preparing the Total Mix Ration (TMR) - What Ingredients Should I Add First? » Read 21728 times
  339. Genetic selection for longevity » Read 21705 times
  340. Overview: Electric fencing - how to plan, select and install » Read 21641 times
  341. Lameness - Prevention, detection, and treatment » Read 21570 times
  342. Managing cows to managing people -- the competitive edge » Read 21385 times
  343. Grain feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 21327 times
  344. Summary of the dry cow management pre-conference symposium - 2003 national mastitis conference » Read 21196 times
  345. DeLaval hygiene symposium and R&D center inaugural » Read 21178 times
  346. Pasture and grazing management made simple 8: Animal densities on pasture » Read 21172 times
  347. Heat stress and calves » Read 21136 times
  348. Milk feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 21127 times
  349. A review of: Incentive pay principles » Read 21025 times
  350. Barn layout affects milk yield » Read 20909 times
  351. Reduce feed costs to optimize returns » Read 20810 times
  352. Weaning calves: Four management strategies » Read 20705 times
  353. Feeding for top production on pasture » Read 20540 times
  354. Pasture and grazing management made simple 5: Keeping track of pasture supply » Read 20522 times
  355. Maternal immune cells in colostrum » Read 20352 times
  356. Have a plan for heat stress » Read 20232 times
  357. Read 20224 times
  358. Antibiotic resistance - a complex issue and serious threat » Read 20161 times
  359. A review of: Measuring effectiveness of teat preparation » Read 20111 times
  360. If you can measure it you can manage it » Read 19977 times
  361. Johne's - An overview of the 2001 report of the international dairy federation » Read 19964 times
  362. Calf Housing & Environment courses » Read 19894 times
  363. Feeding immunoglobulins » Read 19834 times
  364. Dairy consumption does not elevate heart attack risk » Read 19686 times
  365. The beneficial effects of cooling cows » Read 19546 times
  366. Milk - Not just for strong bones and healthy teeth » Read 19512 times
  367. A little privacy please? » Read 19510 times
  368. Tube feeding colostrum » Read 19376 times
  369. Managing the change to automatic milking » Read 19331 times
  370. Treating hypocalcemia routinely » Read 19276 times
  371. The dairy control report indicates mastitis » Read 19231 times
  372. Current status and future challenges in mastitis research » Read 19214 times
  373. Hot weather and post-weaning slump » Read 19007 times
  374. Power and water consumption of automatic milking systems » Read 18895 times
  375. Calving ease - Holes in biosecurity » Read 18785 times
  376. Recent research on managing soil phosphorus » Read 18756 times
  377. Good housing and good management = more milk » Read 18569 times
  378. Cows are smarter when raised in pairs » Read 18568 times
  379. Biosecurity - protecting the herd » Read 18502 times
  380. Ammonia is bad for calves » Read 18501 times
  381. Making the most from manure » Read 18414 times
  382. The use of a bismuth-based teat seal and the bacteriocin lacticin 3147 to prevent dry period mastitis in dairy cows » Read 18363 times
  383. Treating mastitis: Balancing cure, money, welfare and resistance » Read 18165 times
  384. Dairy cow mortality: A growing problem » Read 18019 times
  385. Is dairy farming like juggling in a water bed? » Read 18017 times
  386. Dry cow therapy - does it still deserve a blanket recommendation? » Read 18013 times
  387. Designing dairy ventilation will be focus of Penn State webinar » Read 17996 times
  388. Connecting transition cow physiology, behavior, and nutrition » Read 17973 times
  389. Scours are NOT normal » Read 17848 times
  390. The realities of robotic milking technology today » Read 17680 times
  391. Dairy farming and social media » Read 17650 times
  392. Improve productivity and reduce carbon hoof print » Read 17441 times
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  394. Procedures and products required for milking center efficiency, mastitis control, and production of high quality milk » Read 17369 times
  395. Key Messages for an Efficient Udder Preparation Routine » Read 17318 times
  396. What is Precision Dairy Farming? » Read 17251 times
  397. Mastitis and milk management - Weekly article series » Read 17065 times
  398. Teat end conditions » Read 17032 times
  399. Genetics and behavior during handling, restraint, and herding » Read 17018 times
  400. The research behind on-off grazing » Read 16957 times
  401. Increasing the likelihood of success without blanket dry cow treatment » Read 16944 times
  402. Biosecurity principles as applied to udder health » Read 16858 times
  403. Efficient milk production under heat stress conditions » Read 16787 times
  404. Animal welfare on the agenda » Read 16771 times
  405. Cash-flow tool helps dairy producers manage feed costs during tough times » Read 16747 times
  406. Keys to motivating farm workers to harvest high quality milk » Read 16705 times
  407. IDF Guide to Prudent Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Dairy Production » Read 16645 times
  408. Animal welfare a risk for the future of the dairy industry » Read 16625 times
  409. Reducing handling stress improves both productivity and welfare » Read 16477 times
  410. Post-Milking Teat Disinfection » Read 16474 times
  411. A zero-discharge dairy complex » Read 16471 times
  412. Selective dry cow treatment research results » Read 16455 times
  413. The new IFCN milk quantity converter » Read 16404 times
  414. Automatic Milking Systems in North America » Read 16396 times
  415. Monitor your herd and get results » Read 16365 times
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  417. Heat stress: Cooling cows at night - Milkline (audio) » Read 16099 times
  418. Opportunities for conserving energy and saving money in dairy operations » Read 15941 times
  419. Pros and cons of automatic milking in Europe » Read 15940 times
  420. Animal welfare in Argentina » Read 15938 times
  421. Management, health, and nutrition of the calf can affect age and body weight at calving, first lactation and lifetime milk production » Read 15904 times
  422. Dairy industry sustainability report » Read 15878 times
  423. Calving ease - How do you respond to a health crisis? » Read 15786 times
  424. Bridging the Gap between Animal Health and Human Health - White paper » Read 15767 times
  425. Develop strategies and standards to prevent introducing intramammary infections into a herd » Read 15765 times
  426. Troubleshooting milking systems » Read 15751 times
  427. Are your cows comfortable? » Read 15719 times
  428. Make a good robotic milking facility great » Read 15595 times
  429. Reducing fear improves milk production » Read 15595 times
  430. Why and how to read a cow or bull » Read 15591 times
  431. Heat stress abatement improves feed efficiency of high yielding cows in the summer » Read 15526 times
  432. Herd Navigator savings calculation » Read 15366 times
  433. Reduced green house gas emissions by change in diet » Read 15311 times
  434. Facility characteristics and cow comfort on U.S. dairy operations » Read 15284 times
  435. Should I process my own milk? » Read 15215 times
  436. Effects of rubber alley flooring on cow locomotion and welfare » Read 15161 times
  437. Good discrimination in hiring at a dairy » Read 15028 times
  438. Cow Longevity Conference 2013 - proceedings » Read 14959 times
  439. Changes in the behaviour of dairy cows before calving » Read 14933 times
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