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  127. Incorporating dairy cow behavior into management tools » Read 34571 times
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  147. Forages » Read 32512 times
  148. Management of calving on large dairy farms » Read 32501 times
  149. Calves not eating grain » Read 32473 times
  150. Silage additives » Read 32121 times
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  153. Integration of metabolism and immunity in periparturient dairy cows » Read 31916 times
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  156. Effective natural ventilation strategies » Read 31694 times
  157. Using locomotion scoring to put together a program to reduce lameness on the dairy » Read 31524 times
  158. Growth and health of calves housed on different bedding types » Read 31458 times
  159. Calves - cold weather feeding » Read 31342 times
  160. Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q1: International prices to ease through 2014 » Read 31317 times
  161. Contract heifer raising » Read 31314 times
  162. Bottle feeding » Read 31003 times
  163. Proper milking techniques » Read 30963 times
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  165. A review of: Streptococcus uberis: Environmental or contagious pathogen? » Read 30845 times
  166. The pneumonia calf » Read 30679 times
  167. Milking Hygiene and Udder Health Problems: Results of a survey of 5000 dairy farms » Read 30423 times
  168. Self-locking manger stall considerations » Read 30408 times
  169. Using success factors to address lameness » Read 30373 times
  170. Accelerated feeding - current feeding programs » Read 30360 times
  171. Standard operating procedures: Tools for making constant improvements » Read 30301 times
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  173. Nutrition and management in support of hoof health » Read 30014 times
  174. Should feed efficiency be used in dairy benchmarking? » Read 29810 times
  175. Contagious mastitis and organic milk production » Read 29795 times
  176. Common poisonous plants in the eastern and southern United States » Read 29773 times
  177. What is the true cost of waste milk? » Read 29702 times
  178. Nutrition troubleshooting » Read 29485 times
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  180. Coccidiostats and coccidiosis » Read 29323 times
  181. Heat detection analysis using an activity meter in grassland systems » Read 29238 times
  182. Nutrition economics » Read 29224 times
  183. Performance of calves housed in individual pens and fed with buckets two times per day vs. calves housed in groups and fed with a computerized milk replacer and starter feeding system » Read 29209 times
  184. Milking procedures and relationship to milking efficiency » Read 29204 times
  185. Using bleach as a germicide for manual washing feeding equipment » Read 29148 times
  186. Hoof care resources » Read 29116 times
  187. What you feed vs. what you get: » Read 29113 times
  188. Defence Mechanisms of the Udder, Part two: Enhancement of the defence mechanisms of the udder » Read 29097 times
  189. What is early pregnancy diagnosis worth? » Read 28732 times
  190. Rest assured: Bedding options for robotic milking facilities » Read 28666 times
  191. Economic considerations of sexed semen on your dairy » Read 28522 times
  192. Fats » Read 28421 times
  193. Concentrate feeders » Read 28399 times
  194. Fencing systems: Line posts » Read 28381 times
  195. Kernel processed corn silage » Read 28357 times
  196. Dehorning calves » Read 28351 times
  197. Strategies for shortening the dry period » Read 28302 times
  198. Characterization of early embryonic death and prevention of pregnancy wastage » Read 28219 times
  199. Common pasture pests » Read 28197 times
  200. World milk production and exports/imports » Read 28191 times
  201. Milk Quality » Read 28146 times
  202. Calving ease - Early detection of sick preweaned calves » Read 28109 times
  203. Mastitis-Staph aureus problems » Read 28084 times
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  205. Improving dairy cow fertility through genetics » Read 27953 times
  206. Biotin » Read 27911 times
  207. Treatment and prevention for scours » Read 27847 times
  208. Remodeling a tie stall barn for an interim milking parlor » Read 27688 times
  209. Loopholes that make calves sick » Read 27680 times
  210. Addressing teat condition problems » Read 27661 times
  211. Cause and control of common diseases of pastured cattle » Read 27659 times
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  213. Fencing systems: Installing the high tensile wires » Read 27593 times
  214. Avoiding antibiotic residues in milk » Read 27537 times
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  216. Cold weather bedding » Read 27437 times
  217. A comparison of methods for early pregnancy diagnosis » Read 27426 times
  218. Pasture and grazing management made simple 9: Pros and cons of seasonal dairying » Read 27384 times
  219. Fencing systems: Post selection » Read 27372 times
  220. How is milk production changing in the world? » Read 27361 times
  221. Guide to good dairy farming practice » Read 27327 times
  222. Earlier weaning: Yes or no? » Read 27299 times
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  225. Finding the tools to achieve longevity in Canadian dairy cows » Read 27199 times
  226. Testing for pre-clinical mastitis » Read 27155 times
  227. Developing quality dairy replacement heifers » Read 27110 times
  228. Fencing systems: Setting posts for the ends and corners » Read 26922 times
  229. Managing the young calf - keep it simple! » Read 26846 times
  230. Calf blankets » Read 26824 times
  231. Increasing world population a challenge for world milk production » Read 26816 times
  232. Good colostrum management » Read 26746 times
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  234. Improving Heifer Handling » Read 26700 times
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  236. Biosecurity practices: Facility cleaning and disinfection » Read 26579 times
  237. Solving calf morbidity and mortality problems » Read 26526 times
  238. Disease specific biosecurity - part 2: Reproductive diseases » Read 26293 times
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  242. Coping with CAFO: Tips on dealing with the new regulations on manure management » Read 26109 times
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  247. Dairy goat herd health program » Read 25908 times
  248. Alternative approaches to management of high energy rations in dairy cattle » Read 25896 times
  249. The case for low methane-emitting cattle » Read 25887 times
  250. Automation and new technology » Read 25852 times
  251. Achieving desired reproductive performance on dairies » Read 25812 times
  252. Cation exchange capacity » Read 25772 times
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  255. Dairy Beef Quality » Read 25726 times
  256. An update on mastitis vaccines » Read 25718 times
  257. Reducing dairy ammonia emissions: A Swedish case study » Read 25578 times
  258. Expansion pitfalls » Read 25552 times
  259. Spring thaw can contribute to feed waste » Read 25523 times
  260. A system for evaluating a change: Conducting and evaluating on-farm research to support management decisions » Read 25412 times
  261. Milk smarter - not just harder » Read 25344 times
  262. Is it time to reconsider blanket dry cow treatment programs? » Read 25330 times
  263. Transition cows » Read 25322 times
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  265. Little slipups add up » Read 25196 times
  266. Biosecurity Issues in manure management plans » Read 25152 times
  267. At what price crowding? » Read 25147 times
  268. Managing BVDV infections -- a challenge beyond vaccination » Read 25062 times
  269. Good growth in cold weather » Read 25016 times
  270. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Getting the numbers right » Read 24985 times
  271. Choosing the right cow traffic system for your robotic dairy » Read 24978 times
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  274. Forage particle size » Read 24884 times
  275. Cleaning milking systems - basic principles and practices » Read 24878 times
  276. Giardia » Read 24782 times
  277. How much milk will calves drink? » Read 24658 times
  278. Bottles: To wash or not to wash - who knows the answer? » Read 24570 times
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  281. Five steps to designing the ideal transition cow barn » Read 24441 times
  282. Accelerated feeding - limitations of current programs » Read 24419 times
  283. Dehydration in milk-fed calves » Read 24414 times
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  288. Calving ease- navels and newborns » Read 24213 times
  289. Methods of feeding liquid to calves » Read 24179 times
  290. Winter preparedness on dairy farms » Read 24133 times
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  292. Understand cultural differences to improve your management » Read 24042 times
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  298. Fencing systems: Grounding electric fences » Read 23764 times
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  301. Why water? » Read 23629 times
  302. Surges in scours cases » Read 23622 times
  303. 7 reasons why vaccines fail » Read 23600 times
  304. Do you know how much mastitis is costing you? » Read 23590 times
  305. Importance of hoof health in dairy production » Read 23346 times
  306. Pasture and grazing management made simple 3: herbal growth rate information » Read 23337 times
  307. Composting large animal mortalities » Read 23295 times
  308. Calf feeding programs and control of brucellosis and tuberculosis » Read 23209 times
  309. Colostrum: The 4 quart myth » Read 23174 times
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  311. Pasture and grazing management made simple 7: Pasture rotation » Read 23084 times
  312. Calving ease - Clean colostrum » Read 23028 times
  313. Relationship between teat-end callosity or hyperkeratosis and mastitis » Read 22992 times
  314. The power of internal herd growth » Read 22987 times
  315. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 2: Summarizing and Analyzing) » Read 22904 times
  316. What is colostrum? » Read 22888 times
  317. The three phases of bovine laminitis » Read 22816 times
  318. Dry cow teat sealants » Read 22771 times
  319. Cow comfort and reproductive performance » Read 22751 times
  320. Abomasal ulcers » Read 22665 times
  321. Fencing systems: Energizers » Read 22589 times
  322. Natural defenses: Different responses for different bacteria » Read 22490 times
  323. Monitoring the cow's body for more accurate decisions about health and nutrition » Read 22371 times
  324. Dystocia calves (assisted deliveries) » Read 22359 times
  325. BSE and calves » Read 22332 times
  326. HACCP application: Managing calf diseases » Read 22330 times
  327. Review of 2004 national mastitis council meeting » Read 22291 times
  328. Calving ease - Too many stresses » Read 22219 times
  329. Feeding unfermented corn silage » Read 22206 times
  330. Pasture and grazing management made simple 2: methods to estimate available pasture » Read 22179 times
  331. A review of: The effect of management style on udder health » Read 22175 times
  332. Tips on selecting for longevity » Read 22131 times
  333. Long live the cows! - Report from the Cow Longevity Conference » Read 22076 times
  334. FAO Food Outlook report 2011 » Read 22051 times
  335. Milk quality self assessment test » Read 22016 times
  336. Pasture and grazing management made simple 4: how to develop a grazing plan » Read 21725 times
  337. Dehydration in calves » Read 21651 times
  338. Genetic selection for longevity » Read 21487 times
  339. Overview: Electric fencing - how to plan, select and install » Read 21458 times
  340. Managing cows to managing people -- the competitive edge » Read 21143 times
  341. Grain feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 21125 times
  342. Summary of the dry cow management pre-conference symposium - 2003 national mastitis conference » Read 21024 times
  343. Preparing the Total Mix Ration (TMR) - What Ingredients Should I Add First? » Read 21010 times
  344. DeLaval hygiene symposium and R&D center inaugural » Read 20983 times
  345. Pasture and grazing management made simple 8: Animal densities on pasture » Read 20964 times
  346. Heat stress and calves » Read 20925 times
  347. Milk feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 20909 times
  348. A review of: Incentive pay principles » Read 20842 times
  349. Barn layout affects milk yield » Read 20663 times
  350. Reduce feed costs to optimize returns » Read 20546 times
  351. Weaning calves: Four management strategies » Read 20508 times
  352. Pasture and grazing management made simple 5: Keeping track of pasture supply » Read 20333 times
  353. Feeding for top production on pasture » Read 20332 times
  354. Maternal immune cells in colostrum » Read 20095 times
  355. Lameness - Prevention, detection, and treatment » Read 20047 times
  356. Have a plan for heat stress » Read 19966 times
  357. A review of: Measuring effectiveness of teat preparation » Read 19944 times
  358. Johne's - An overview of the 2001 report of the international dairy federation » Read 19763 times
  359. Calf Housing & Environment courses » Read 19640 times
  360. Feeding immunoglobulins » Read 19614 times
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  362. If you can measure it you can manage it » Read 19519 times
  363. Dairy consumption does not elevate heart attack risk » Read 19421 times
  364. Milk - Not just for strong bones and healthy teeth » Read 19306 times
  365. Antibiotic resistance - a complex issue and serious threat » Read 19263 times
  366. Tube feeding colostrum » Read 19174 times
  367. Managing the change to automatic milking �� Read 19121 times
  368. Treating hypocalcemia routinely » Read 19030 times
  369. The dairy control report indicates mastitis » Read 19027 times
  370. The beneficial effects of cooling cows » Read 18839 times
  371. Hot weather and post-weaning slump » Read 18792 times
  372. Current status and future challenges in mastitis research » Read 18742 times
  373. A little privacy please? » Read 18684 times
  374. Power and water consumption of automatic milking systems » Read 18644 times
  375. Calving ease - Holes in biosecurity » Read 18606 times
  376. Recent research on managing soil phosphorus » Read 18545 times
  377. Good housing and good management = more milk » Read 18331 times
  378. Ammonia is bad for calves » Read 18229 times
  379. Making the most from manure » Read 18174 times
  380. The use of a bismuth-based teat seal and the bacteriocin lacticin 3147 to prevent dry period mastitis in dairy cows » Read 18123 times
  381. Biosecurity - protecting the herd » Read 18065 times
  382. Cows are smarter when raised in pairs » Read 17977 times
  383. Is dairy farming like juggling in a water bed? » Read 17809 times
  384. Designing dairy ventilation will be focus of Penn State webinar » Read 17791 times
  385. Connecting transition cow physiology, behavior, and nutrition » Read 17662 times
  386. Scours are NOT normal » Read 17607 times
  387. Dairy cow mortality: A growing problem » Read 17478 times
  388. Treating mastitis: Balancing cure, money, welfare and resistance » Read 17425 times
  389. Dairy farming and social media » Read 17381 times
  390. The realities of robotic milking technology today » Read 17323 times
  391. Improve productivity and reduce carbon hoof print » Read 17219 times
  392. Dry cow therapy - does it still deserve a blanket recommendation? » Read 17188 times
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  394. What is Precision Dairy Farming? » Read 17037 times
  395. Procedures and products required for milking center efficiency, mastitis control, and production of high quality milk » Read 16918 times
  396. Key Messages for an Efficient Udder Preparation Routine » Read 16812 times
  397. Genetics and behavior during handling, restraint, and herding » Read 16802 times
  398. Mastitis and milk management - Weekly article series » Read 16797 times
  399. Teat end conditions » Read 16699 times
  400. Biosecurity principles as applied to udder health » Read 16607 times
  401. Cash-flow tool helps dairy producers manage feed costs during tough times » Read 16548 times
  402. Animal welfare on the agenda » Read 16514 times
  403. Efficient milk production under heat stress conditions » Read 16493 times
  404. The research behind on-off grazing » Read 16406 times
  405. Animal welfare a risk for the future of the dairy industry » Read 16369 times
  406. Increasing the likelihood of success without blanket dry cow treatment » Read 16347 times
  407. Keys to motivating farm workers to harvest high quality milk » Read 16298 times
  408. A zero-discharge dairy complex » Read 16230 times
  409. Reducing handling stress improves both productivity and welfare » Read 16184 times
  410. Automatic Milking Systems in North America » Read 16170 times
  411. Monitor your herd and get results » Read 16163 times
  412. The new IFCN milk quantity converter » Read 16114 times
  413. Post-Milking Teat Disinfection » Read 16063 times
  414. IDF Guide to Prudent Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Dairy Production » Read 16006 times
  415. Selective dry cow treatment research results » Read 15919 times
  416. Heat stress: Cooling cows at night - Milkline (audio) » Read 15913 times
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  418. Animal welfare in Argentina » Read 15717 times
  419. Pros and cons of automatic milking in Europe » Read 15706 times
  420. Opportunities for conserving energy and saving money in dairy operations » Read 15677 times
  421. Management, health, and nutrition of the calf can affect age and body weight at calving, first lactation and lifetime milk production » Read 15674 times
  422. Dairy industry sustainability report » Read 15674 times
  423. Develop strategies and standards to prevent introducing intramammary infections into a herd » Read 15539 times
  424. Calving ease - How do you respond to a health crisis? » Read 15533 times
  425. Are your cows comfortable? » Read 15509 times
  426. Reducing fear improves milk production » Read 15408 times
  427. Why and how to read a cow or bull » Read 15376 times
  428. Heat stress abatement improves feed efficiency of high yielding cows in the summer » Read 15305 times
  429. Make a good robotic milking facility great » Read 15279 times
  430. Bridging the Gap between Animal Health and Human Health - White paper » Read 15262 times
  431. Herd Navigator savings calculation » Read 15144 times
  432. Reduced green house gas emissions by change in diet » Read 15110 times
  433. Facility characteristics and cow comfort on U.S. dairy operations » Read 15057 times
  434. Troubleshooting milking systems » Read 15037 times
  435. Should I process my own milk? » Read 14941 times
  436. Good discrimination in hiring at a dairy » Read 14822 times
  437. Effects of rubber alley flooring on cow locomotion and welfare » Read 14812 times
  438. Changes in the behaviour of dairy cows before calving » Read 14725 times
  439. Milking tips from the NMC » Read 14684 times
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