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  29. Dry cow and transition cow nutrition » Read 47893 times
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  32. Designing standard operating procedures to help workers do their jobs » Read 45418 times
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  41. Feed additives » Read 42904 times
  42. Robotic Milking: Farm test - the cow's time spent in the milking robot » Read 42804 times
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  45. Dairy farm energy efficiency » Read 39607 times
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  48. Protein » Read 39086 times
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  72. Cow comfort: 5) Social behaviour » Read 36590 times
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  116. Foot bathing in the hoof health management » Read 30561 times
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  122. Behavior » Read 29879 times
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  125. Integration of metabolism and immunity in periparturient dairy cows » Read 29688 times
  126. Bovine mastitis treatment failure » Read 29683 times
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  128. Vitamins and minerals functioning as antioxidants with supplementation considerations » Read 29619 times
  129. Monitoring health and looking for sick cows » Read 29614 times
  130. Managing pastures for goats » Read 29610 times
  131. Dairy pricing set to continue at high levels in 2014 due to Chinese demand » Read 29536 times
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  133. Calves - cold weather feeding » Read 29456 times
  134. Dairy business management principles » Read 29422 times
  135. Body condition score » Read 29304 times
  136. Fencing systems: Bracing » Read 29302 times
  137. Management of calving on large dairy farms » Read 29202 times
  138. Contract heifer raising » Read 29145 times
  139. Milk replacer feeding strategies for accelerated calf growth » Read 29123 times
  140. Appropriate methods of diagnosing mineral deficiencies » Read 29028 times
  141. Opportunities for improved cow comfort through freestall barn renovations » Read 28918 times
  142. Forages » Read 28874 times
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  144. Using locomotion scoring to put together a program to reduce lameness on the dairy » Read 28499 times
  145. Accelerated feeding - current feeding programs » Read 28388 times
  146. Milk components » Read 28064 times
  147. Growth and health of calves housed on different bedding types » Read 28015 times
  148. Milking Hygiene and Udder Health Problems: Results of a survey of 5000 dairy farms » Read 27946 times
  149. Electric fencing - a planning guide » Read 27942 times
  150. Ammonia emissions - How will they change dairy ration formulation? » Read 27867 times
  151. Should feed efficiency be used in dairy benchmarking? » Read 27856 times
  152. Nutrition and management in support of hoof health » Read 27630 times
  153. FAO Food Outlook Nov 2013 - Milk and Milk products » Read 27560 times
  154. Nutrition troubleshooting » Read 27485 times
  155. Calves not eating grain » Read 27384 times
  156. The pneumonia calf » Read 27382 times
  157. Heat detection analysis using an activity meter in grassland systems » Read 27277 times
  158. 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 27273 times
  159. Common poisonous plants in the eastern and southern United States » Read 27240 times
  160. Standard operating procedures: Tools for making constant improvements » Read 27098 times
  161. Self-locking manger stall considerations » Read 27091 times
  162. What is early pregnancy diagnosis worth? » Read 27077 times
  163. Bottle feeding » Read 26981 times
  164. Economic considerations of sexed semen on your dairy » Read 26954 times
  165. What is the true cost of waste milk? » Read 26927 times
  166. A review of: Streptococcus uberis: Environmental or contagious pathogen? » Read 26921 times
  167. What you feed vs. what you get: » Read 26807 times
  168. Defence Mechanisms of the Udder, Part two: Enhancement of the defence mechanisms of the udder » Read 26673 times
  169. Calving ease - Early detection of sick preweaned calves » Read 26589 times
  170. Hoof care resources » Read 26586 times
  171. Dehorning calves » Read 26486 times
  172. Strategies for shortening the dry period » Read 26316 times
  173. Is your milking routine up to par? » Read 26301 times
  174. Testing calves for passive transfer of immunity » Read 26281 times
  175. Fencing systems: Line posts » Read 26250 times
  176. Using bleach as a germicide for manual washing feeding equipment » Read 26240 times
  177. Teat dipping trouble » Read 26214 times
  178. Nutrition economics » Read 26101 times
  179. Treatment and prevention for scours » Read 25977 times
  180. Mechanisms that prevent and produce double ovulations in dairy cattle » Read 25933 times
  181. Contagious mastitis and organic milk production » Read 25881 times
  182. Cold weather bedding » Read 25876 times
  183. Common pasture pests » Read 25832 times
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  185. Nutrition and reproductive loss in goats » Read 25698 times
  186. Characterization of early embryonic death and prevention of pregnancy wastage » Read 25678 times
  187. Concentrate feeders » Read 25662 times
  188. A comparison of methods for early pregnancy diagnosis » Read 25646 times
  189. Earlier weaning: Yes or no? » Read 25641 times
  190. Milking procedures and relationship to milking efficiency » Read 25615 times
  191. Fencing systems: Post selection » Read 25524 times
  192. Fencing systems: Installing the high tensile wires » Read 25442 times
  193. Developing quality dairy replacement heifers » Read 25416 times
  194. Strategies, benefits, and challenges of feeding ethanol byproducts to dairy and beef cattle » Read 25385 times
  195. Fats » Read 25368 times
  196. Managing the young calf - keep it simple! » Read 25343 times
  197. Fencing systems: Setting posts for the ends and corners » Read 25331 times
  198. Improving dairy cow fertility through genetics » Read 25203 times
  199. Coccidiostats and coccidiosis » Read 25110 times
  200. Cause and control of common diseases of pastured cattle » Read 24994 times
  201. Improving Heifer Handling » Read 24984 times
  202. Good colostrum management » Read 24945 times
  203. Calf blankets » Read 24912 times
  204. Biosecurity practices: Facility cleaning and disinfection » Read 24895 times
  205. Testing for pre-clinical mastitis » Read 24880 times
  206. Remodeling a tie stall barn for an interim milking parlor » Read 24853 times
  207. How is milk production changing in the world? » Read 24852 times
  208. Loopholes that make calves sick » Read 24816 times
  209. Fencing systems: Keeping the current flowing on an electric fence » Read 24783 times
  210. Pasture and grazing management made simple 9: Pros and cons of seasonal dairying » Read 24721 times
  211. Coping with CAFO: Tips on dealing with the new regulations on manure management » Read 24698 times
  212. Avoiding antibiotic residues in milk » Read 24694 times
  213. Solving calf morbidity and mortality problems » Read 24647 times
  214. Timeliness of treating pneumonia » Read 24624 times
  215. A global perspective on automatic milking systems rules and regulations » Read 24535 times
  216. Disease specific biosecurity - part 1 » Read 24527 times
  217. Disease specific biosecurity - part 2: Reproductive diseases » Read 24496 times
  218. Silage additives » Read 24480 times
  219. Mastitis-Staph aureus problems » Read 24449 times
  220. Strategies to reduce growth variance and improve feed efficiency in dairy heifer management » Read 24305 times
  221. 9 reasons why antibiotics fail » Read 24251 times
  222. Alternative approaches to management of high energy rations in dairy cattle » Read 24250 times
  223. Rethink your strategies for prevention of hypocalcemia » Read 24159 times
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  225. Carcass disposal » Read 24091 times
  226. Good growth in cold weather » Read 23981 times
  227. Cation exchange capacity » Read 23981 times
  228. A system for evaluating a change: Conducting and evaluating on-farm research to support management decisions » Read 23932 times
  229. An update on mastitis vaccines » Read 23880 times
  230. Is robotic milking a suitable solution for large dairy herds? » Read 23830 times
  231. At what price crowding? » Read 23828 times
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  233. Calf risk assessment checklist » Read 23659 times
  234. Dairy Beef Quality » Read 23654 times
  235. Expansion pitfalls » Read 23651 times
  236. Little slipups add up » Read 23638 times
  237. Rest assured: Bedding options for robotic milking facilities » Read 23600 times
  238. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Getting the numbers right » Read 23578 times
  239. Dairy goat herd health program » Read 23569 times
  240. Silage production » Read 23377 times
  241. Milk Quality » Read 23367 times
  242. Summer, calves, and water » Read 23345 times
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  244. Reducing dairy ammonia emissions: A Swedish case study » Read 23302 times
  245. Automatic Milking » Read 23295 times
  246. Two competing Swedish breeds with different profiles but of equal size » Read 23223 times
  247. The economic importance of dairying » Read 23093 times
  248. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 1: Measuring and Recording) » Read 23088 times
  249. Increasing world population a challenge for world milk production » Read 23055 times
  250. Forage particle size » Read 23042 times
  251. Cleaning milking systems - North American cleaning practices » Read 22968 times
  252. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Environmental factors » Read 22942 times
  253. Dehydration in milk-fed calves » Read 22936 times
  254. Hay production » Read 22899 times
  255. Cold weather calf care tips » Read 22802 times
  256. Accelerated feeding - limitations of current programs » Read 22750 times
  257. World milk production and exports/imports » Read 22718 times
  258. Towards a sustainable milk production - Practical advice for reducing on-farm ammonia losses » Read 22704 times
  259. Bottles: To wash or not to wash - who knows the answer? » Read 22692 times
  260. IFCN report 2013: Overview on milk prices and production costs world wide » Read 22680 times
  261. Kernel processed corn silage » Read 22594 times
  262. Calving ease- navels and newborns » Read 22518 times
  263. Monitoring calf care: Goals and thresholds & what to do when goals are not met » Read 22472 times
  264. Efficacy of a teat sealant with no germicide, applied on pre-calving cows in grassing system » Read 22455 times
  265. Fencing systems: Protecting an energizer from lightning » Read 22410 times
  266. Feeding calves: it takes more than just milk » Read 22401 times
  267. Pasture and grazing management made simple 6: Cow grazing behavior and intake » Read 22347 times
  268. Automation and new technology » Read 22184 times
  269. Surges in scours cases » Read 22169 times
  270. Why water? » Read 22166 times
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  272. Fencing systems: Grounding electric fences » Read 22121 times
  273. 7 reasons why vaccines fail » Read 22113 times
  274. Understand cultural differences to improve your management » Read 22095 times
  275. Keeping them out of the rough: Practical insights into hemorrhagic bowel syndrome » Read 21974 times
  276. Cleaning milking systems - basic principles and practices » Read 21950 times
  277. Scours: Make a list and check it twice » Read 21921 times
  278. Composting large animal mortalities » Read 21850 times
  279. Methods of feeding liquid to calves » Read 21820 times
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  281. Calf feeding programs and control of brucellosis and tuberculosis » Read 21738 times
  282. Cow comfort and reproductive performance » Read 21731 times
  283. Colostrum: The 4 quart myth » Read 21694 times
  284. Pasture and grazing management made simple 3: herbal growth rate information » Read 21669 times
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  286. Calving ease - Clean colostrum » Read 21509 times
  287. Spring thaw can contribute to feed waste » Read 21493 times
  288. The three phases of bovine laminitis » Read 21492 times
  289. Dairy barn design from an ethological perspective » Read 21463 times
  290. What is colostrum? » Read 21445 times
  291. Fencing systems: Energizers » Read 21409 times
  292. Is it time to reconsider blanket dry cow treatment programs? » Read 21396 times
  293. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 2: Summarizing and Analyzing) » Read 21386 times
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  295. Abomasal ulcers » Read 21336 times
  296. Mastitis caused by Streptococcus uberis » Read 21320 times
  297. Biotin » Read 21293 times
  298. Relationship between teat-end callosity or hyperkeratosis and mastitis » Read 21290 times
  299. Proper milking techniques » Read 21235 times
  300. Using success factors to address lameness » Read 21214 times
  301. Natural defenses: Different responses for different bacteria » Read 21128 times
  302. A review of: The effect of management style on udder health » Read 21105 times
  303. Review of 2004 national mastitis council meeting » Read 21043 times
  304. Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q1: International prices to ease through 2014 » Read 20949 times
  305. Tips on selecting for longevity » Read 20906 times
  306. Dairy cow health and metabolic disease relative to nutritional factors » Read 20899 times
  307. BSE and calves » Read 20897 times
  308. Pasture and grazing management made simple 7: Pasture rotation » Read 20878 times
  309. HACCP application: Managing calf diseases » Read 20791 times
  310. Dystocia calves (assisted deliveries) » Read 20695 times
  311. Overview: Electric fencing - how to plan, select and install » Read 20668 times
  312. Calving ease - Too many stresses » Read 20564 times
  313. Pasture and grazing management made simple 2: methods to estimate available pasture » Read 20488 times
  314. FAO Food Outlook report 2011 » Read 20362 times
  315. Feeding unfermented corn silage » Read 20256 times
  316. Mycoplasma Species and Mastitis » Read 20205 times
  317. Milk quality self assessment test » Read 20203 times
  318. Pasture and grazing management made simple 4: how to develop a grazing plan » Read 20201 times
  319. Monitoring the cow's body for more accurate decisions about health and nutrition » Read 20143 times
  320. Genetic selection for longevity » Read 20117 times
  321. Achieving a high pregnancy rate for higher profitability » Read 20070 times
  322. Summary of the dry cow management pre-conference symposium - 2003 national mastitis conference » Read 20006 times
  323. DeLaval hygiene symposium and R&D center inaugural » Read 19990 times
  324. Pasture and grazing management made simple 8: Animal densities on pasture » Read 19840 times
  325. Milk feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 19805 times
  326. Grain feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 19780 times
  327. Five steps to designing the ideal transition cow barn » Read 19686 times
  328. The power of internal herd growth » Read 19655 times
  329. Managing cows to managing people -- the competitive edge » Read 19653 times
  330. Heat stress and calves » Read 19629 times
  331. A review of: Incentive pay principles » Read 19628 times
  332. Dehydration in calves » Read 19578 times
  333. Weaning calves: Four management strategies » Read 19380 times
  334. Transition cows » Read 19188 times
  335. Pasture and grazing management made simple 5: Keeping track of pasture supply » Read 19176 times
  336. Feeding for top production on pasture » Read 19085 times
  337. Barn layout affects milk yield » Read 19020 times
  338. Giardia » Read 19005 times
  339. A review of: Measuring effectiveness of teat preparation » Read 18997 times
  340. Maternal immune cells in colostrum » Read 18780 times
  341. How much milk will calves drink? » Read 18775 times
  342. Importance of hoof health in dairy production » Read 18765 times
  343. Johne's - An overview of the 2001 report of the international dairy federation » Read 18686 times
  344. Reduce feed costs to optimize returns » Read 18625 times
  345. Choosing the right cow traffic system for your robotic dairy » Read 18509 times
  346. Guide to good dairy farming practice » Read 18334 times
  347. Calf Housing & Environment courses » Read 18263 times
  348. Finding the tools to achieve longevity in Canadian dairy cows » Read 18251 times
  349. Feeding immunoglobulins » Read 18247 times
  350. Have a plan for heat stress » Read 18193 times
  351. Lying area design and barn climate getting it right » Read 18161 times
  352. Tube feeding colostrum » Read 18111 times
  353. Milk - Not just for strong bones and healthy teeth » Read 18103 times
  354. The dairy control report indicates mastitis » Read 17807 times
  355. Dairy consumption does not elevate heart attack risk » Read 17759 times
  356. Calving ease - Holes in biosecurity » Read 17694 times
  357. Milk smarter - not just harder » Read 17689 times
  358. Managing the change to automatic milking » Read 17655 times
  359. Long live the cows! - Report from the Cow Longevity Conference » Read 17606 times
  360. The case for low methane-emitting cattle » Read 17514 times
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  362. Dry cow teat sealants » Read 17439 times
  363. Hot weather and post-weaning slump » Read 17381 times
  364. Recent research on managing soil phosphorus » Read 17374 times
  365. Power and water consumption of automatic milking systems » Read 17043 times
  366. Making the most from manure » Read 16890 times
  367. Ammonia is bad for calves » Read 16881 times
  368. Good housing and good management = more milk » Read 16813 times
  369. Addressing teat condition problems » Read 16768 times
  370. The use of a bismuth-based teat seal and the bacteriocin lacticin 3147 to prevent dry period mastitis in dairy cows » Read 16663 times
  371. Designing dairy ventilation will be focus of Penn State webinar » Read 16620 times
  372. Scours are NOT normal » Read 16586 times
  373. If you can measure it you can manage it » Read 16468 times
  374. Is dairy farming like juggling in a water bed? » Read 16326 times
  375. Winter preparedness on dairy farms » Read 16189 times
  376. A little privacy please? » Read 16006 times
  377. Improve productivity and reduce carbon hoof print » Read 15897 times
  378. What is Precision Dairy Farming? » Read 15552 times
  379. Dairy farming and social media » Read 15536 times
  380. Cash-flow tool helps dairy producers manage feed costs during tough times » Read 15437 times
  381. Current status and future challenges in mastitis research » Read 15356 times
  382. Genetics and behavior during handling, restraint, and herding » Read 15271 times
  383. Cows are smarter when raised in pairs » Read 15150 times
  384. Biosecurity - protecting the herd » Read 15083 times
  385. Connecting transition cow physiology, behavior, and nutrition » Read 15049 times
  386. Mastitis and milk management - Weekly article series » Read 15022 times
  387. Biosecurity principles as applied to udder health » Read 14997 times
  388. Animal welfare on the agenda » Read 14987 times
  389. Heat stress: Cooling cows at night - Milkline (audio) » Read 14960 times
  390. Dairy cow mortality: A growing problem » Read 14958 times
  391. The realities of robotic milking technology today » Read 14936 times
  392. Preparing the Total Mix Ration (TMR) - What Ingredients Should I Add First? » Read 14891 times
  393. The beneficial effects of cooling cows » Read 14876 times
  394. Procedures and products required for milking center efficiency, mastitis control, and production of high quality milk » Read 14820 times
  395. Monitor your herd and get results » Read 14802 times
  396. Automatic Milking Systems in North America » Read 14785 times
  397. Teat end conditions » Read 14659 times
  398. Reducing handling stress improves both productivity and welfare » Read 14641 times
  399. A zero-discharge dairy complex » Read 14603 times
  400. Dairy industry sustainability report » Read 14556 times
  401. Animal welfare a risk for the future of the dairy industry » Read 14523 times
  402. Animal welfare in Argentina » Read 14374 times
  403. Reducing fear improves milk production » Read 14361 times
  404. Management, health, and nutrition of the calf can affect age and body weight at calving, first lactation and lifetime milk production » Read 14305 times
  405. Pros and cons of automatic milking in Europe » Read 14280 times
  406. Are your cows comfortable? » Read 14252 times
  407. The new IFCN milk quantity converter » Read 14090 times
  408. Why and how to read a cow or bull » Read 14070 times
  409. Develop strategies and standards to prevent introducing intramammary infections into a herd » Read 14065 times
  410. Calving ease - How do you respond to a health crisis? » Read 14040 times
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  412. Heat stress abatement improves feed efficiency of high yielding cows in the summer » Read 13933 times
  413. Reduced green house gas emissions by change in diet » Read 13909 times
  414. Facility characteristics and cow comfort on U.S. dairy operations » Read 13889 times
  415. Efficient milk production under heat stress conditions » Read 13841 times
  416. Increasing the likelihood of success without blanket dry cow treatment » Read 13784 times
  417. Antibiotic resistance - a complex issue and serious threat » Read 13720 times
  418. Good discrimination in hiring at a dairy » Read 13684 times
  419. Make a good robotic milking facility great » Read 13604 times
  420. Herd Navigator savings calculation » Read 13565 times
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  422. Post-Milking Teat Disinfection » Read 13472 times
  423. The research behind on-off grazing » Read 13469 times
  424. Treating hypocalcemia routinely » Read 13431 times
  425. 8 "Controllables" during hard times in the dairy business » Read 13427 times
  426. Milking tips from the NMC » Read 13417 times
  427. The power of partial budgeting in dairy decision making » Read 13412 times
  428. Changes in the behaviour of dairy cows before calving » Read 13364 times
  429. Selective dry cow treatment research results » Read 13296 times
  430. Finding that ketosis in time » Read 13280 times
  431. Lactating dairy cows adapt quickly to automatic milking system » Read 13241 times
  432. IDF Guide to Prudent Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Dairy Production » Read 13222 times
  433. Cost effectiveness of intensive cooling cows in summer in dairy farms located in South China » Read 13214 times
  434. Treating mastitis: Balancing cure, money, welfare and resistance » Read 13177 times
  435. Transition cows 2010 » Read 13172 times
  436. Keys to motivating farm workers to harvest high quality milk » Read 13121 times
  437. Reproductive management and performance can be improved by use of Herd Navigator » Read 13078 times
  438. Seven practical heat stress abatement strategies » Read 12987 times
  439. 2008 WI Dairy Modernization Survey: Improved Labour Efficiency » Read 12968 times
  440. Dairy management webinars » Read 12952 times
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