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  28. Standard operating procedures: Achieving high performance » Read 72984 times
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  36. Cow longevity economics: The cost benefit of keeping the cow in the herd » Read 63683 times
  37. Transition cow metabolic problems » Read 63570 times
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  80. Cow comfort: 1) Animal signs » Read 43007 times
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  105. Cow comfort: 14) Light » Read 38702 times
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  115. Natural or tunnel ventilation of freestall structures: What is right for your dairy facility? » Read 37284 times
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  120. Understanding cow behavior may change the way we feed lactating cows » Read 36849 times
  121. Milk replacer feeding strategies for accelerated calf growth » Read 36408 times
  122. Basics of reproductive function » Read 36147 times
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  125. Managing the postpartum cow to maximize pregnancy rates » Read 35803 times
  126. Steps in minimizing bacteria in colostrum » Read 35681 times
  127. Dietary energy density for the close-up dry cow - Postpartum » Read 35592 times
  128. Effective immunization programs in herd health » Read 35502 times
  129. Cow comfort » Read 35329 times
  130. Incorporating dairy cow behavior into management tools » Read 35227 times
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  132. Electric fencing - a planning guide » Read 34924 times
  133. Crossbreeding trials in California » Read 34844 times
  134. Feeding calves: it takes more than just milk » Read 34749 times
  135. Body condition score » Read 34663 times
  136. Behavior » Read 34480 times
  137. Silage additives » Read 34451 times
  138. Applied immunology: Keeping animals healthy » Read 34126 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 33721 times
  141. Nutrition and reproductive loss in goats » Read 33708 times
  142. Foot bathing in the hoof health management » Read 33691 times
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  146. Bovine mastitis treatment failure » Read 33387 times
  147. Forages » Read 33262 times
  148. Management of calving on large dairy farms » Read 33165 times
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  150. Cow Power - Stepping stones towards sustainable livestock husbandry » Read 33116 times
  151. Proper milking techniques » Read 32916 times
  152. Laminitis - More than How You Feed Your Cows » Read 32852 times
  153. Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q1: International prices to ease through 2014 » Read 32688 times
  154. Monitoring health and looking for sick cows » Read 32566 times
  155. Achieving a high pregnancy rate for higher profitability » Read 32499 times
  156. Effective natural ventilation strategies » Read 32493 times
  157. Integration of metabolism and immunity in periparturient dairy cows » Read 32459 times
  158. Ammonia emissions - How will they change dairy ration formulation? » Read 32350 times
  159. Feed sorting: Repeated ruminal acidosis challenges in lactating dairy cows at high and low risk for developing acidosis » Read 32305 times
  160. Using locomotion scoring to put together a program to reduce lameness on the dairy » Read 32271 times
  161. Growth and health of calves housed on different bedding types » Read 32158 times
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  163. Bottle feeding » Read 31913 times
  164. Calves - cold weather feeding » Read 31862 times
  165. Contract heifer raising » Read 31777 times
  166. Using success factors to address lameness » Read 31735 times
  167. Contagious mastitis and organic milk production » Read 31543 times
  168. The pneumonia calf » Read 31442 times
  169. Appropriate methods of diagnosing mineral deficiencies » Read 31406 times
  170. A review of: Streptococcus uberis: Environmental or contagious pathogen? » Read 31348 times
  171. Self-locking manger stall considerations » Read 31218 times
  172. Standard operating procedures: Tools for making constant improvements » Read 31102 times
  173. Milking Hygiene and Udder Health Problems: Results of a survey of 5000 dairy farms » Read 31042 times
  174. Accelerated feeding - current feeding programs » Read 30951 times
  175. Nutrition and management in support of hoof health » Read 30733 times
  176. Common poisonous plants in the eastern and southern United States » Read 30441 times
  177. Milking procedures and relationship to milking efficiency » Read 30292 times
  178. What is the true cost of waste milk? » Read 30276 times
  179. Should feed efficiency be used in dairy benchmarking? » Read 30276 times
  180. Addressing teat condition problems » Read 30256 times
  181. Guide to good dairy farming practice » Read 30161 times
  182. Rest assured: Bedding options for robotic milking facilities » Read 30092 times
  183. Coccidiostats and coccidiosis » Read 30064 times
  184. Using bleach as a germicide for manual washing feeding equipment » Read 30064 times
  185. Nutrition troubleshooting » Read 30046 times
  186. Defence Mechanisms of the Udder, Part two: Enhancement of the defence mechanisms of the udder » Read 29925 times
  187. What you feed vs. what you get: » Read 29842 times
  188. 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 29784 times
  189. Heat detection analysis using an activity meter in grassland systems » Read 29776 times
  190. Nutrition economics » Read 29742 times
  191. Hoof care resources » Read 29704 times
  192. Milk Quality » Read 29642 times
  193. Biotin » Read 29546 times
  194. Fats » Read 29416 times
  195. World milk production and exports/imports » Read 29297 times
  196. Concentrate feeders » Read 29227 times
  197. Kernel processed corn silage » Read 29142 times
  198. What is early pregnancy diagnosis worth? » Read 29136 times
  199. Fencing systems: Line posts » Read 29008 times
  200. Economic considerations of sexed semen on your dairy » Read 28986 times
  201. Characterization of early embryonic death and prevention of pregnancy wastage » Read 28873 times
  202. Strategies for shortening the dry period » Read 28804 times
  203. Dehorning calves » Read 28790 times
  204. Common pasture pests » Read 28750 times
  205. Mastitis-Staph aureus problems » Read 28658 times
  206. Finding the tools to achieve longevity in Canadian dairy cows » Read 28631 times
  207. Improving dairy cow fertility through genetics » Read 28575 times
  208. Cause and control of common diseases of pastured cattle » Read 28509 times
  209. Calving ease - Early detection of sick preweaned calves » Read 28507 times
  210. Is your milking routine up to par? » Read 28505 times
  211. Treatment and prevention for scours » Read 28304 times
  212. Remodeling a tie stall barn for an interim milking parlor » Read 28298 times
  213. Loopholes that make calves sick » Read 28211 times
  214. Avoiding antibiotic residues in milk » Read 28182 times
  215. Fencing systems: Installing the high tensile wires » Read 28096 times
  216. Pasture and grazing management made simple 9: Pros and cons of seasonal dairying » Read 28081 times
  217. Mechanisms that prevent and produce double ovulations in dairy cattle » Read 28042 times
  218. Increasing world population a challenge for world milk production » Read 27985 times
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  220. Automatic Milking » Read 27933 times
  221. How is milk production changing in the world? » Read 27910 times
  222. A comparison of methods for early pregnancy diagnosis » Read 27880 times
  223. Cold weather bedding » Read 27861 times
  224. Fencing systems: Post selection » Read 27856 times
  225. Testing for pre-clinical mastitis » Read 27818 times
  226. Strategies, benefits, and challenges of feeding ethanol byproducts to dairy and beef cattle » Read 27778 times
  227. Earlier weaning: Yes or no? » Read 27752 times
  228. Developing quality dairy replacement heifers » Read 27572 times
  229. Pasture and grazing management made simple 6: Cow grazing behavior and intake » Read 27481 times
  230. Fencing systems: Setting posts for the ends and corners » Read 27360 times
  231. Calf blankets » Read 27323 times
  232. Managing the young calf - keep it simple! » Read 27316 times
  233. Fencing systems: Keeping the current flowing on an electric fence » Read 27275 times
  234. Improving Heifer Handling » Read 27211 times
  235. Good colostrum management » Read 27190 times
  236. 9 reasons why antibiotics fail » Read 27142 times
  237. Biosecurity practices: Facility cleaning and disinfection » Read 27048 times
  238. The case for low methane-emitting cattle » Read 26986 times
  239. Solving calf morbidity and mortality problems » Read 26958 times
  240. Carcass disposal » Read 26878 times
  241. Two competing Swedish breeds with different profiles but of equal size » Read 26871 times
  242. Disease specific biosecurity - part 2: Reproductive diseases » Read 26742 times
  243. Disease specific biosecurity - part 1 » Read 26727 times
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  245. Dairy goat herd health program » Read 26552 times
  246. Coping with CAFO: Tips on dealing with the new regulations on manure management » Read 26513 times
  247. Spring thaw can contribute to feed waste » Read 26505 times
  248. Strategies to reduce growth variance and improve feed efficiency in dairy heifer management » Read 26459 times
  249. Milk smarter - not just harder » Read 26437 times
  250. A global perspective on automatic milking systems rules and regulations » Read 26388 times
  251. Transition cows » Read 26384 times
  252. Timeliness of treating pneumonia » Read 26376 times
  253. Cleaning milking systems - North American cleaning practices » Read 26333 times
  254. Alternative approaches to management of high energy rations in dairy cattle » Read 26316 times
  255. Is it time to reconsider blanket dry cow treatment programs? » Read 26308 times
  256. Dairy Beef Quality » Read 26291 times
  257. Calf risk assessment checklist » Read 26256 times
  258. Cation exchange capacity » Read 26242 times
  259. Choosing the right cow traffic system for your robotic dairy » Read 26240 times
  260. Achieving desired reproductive performance on dairies » Read 26237 times
  261. Reducing dairy ammonia emissions: A Swedish case study » Read 26203 times
  262. An update on mastitis vaccines » Read 26136 times
  263. Lying area design and barn climate getting it right » Read 26018 times
  264. Expansion pitfalls » Read 26011 times
  265. A system for evaluating a change: Conducting and evaluating on-farm research to support management decisions » Read 25911 times
  266. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Environmental factors » Read 25800 times
  267. How much milk will calves drink? » Read 25783 times
  268. Five steps to designing the ideal transition cow barn » Read 25768 times
  269. Giardia » Read 25657 times
  270. Biosecurity Issues in manure management plans » Read 25637 times
  271. Little slipups add up » Read 25630 times
  272. Forage particle size » Read 25590 times
  273. At what price crowding? » Read 25560 times
  274. Managing BVDV infections -- a challenge beyond vaccination » Read 25530 times
  275. Mastitis caused by Streptococcus uberis » Read 25429 times
  276. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Getting the numbers right » Read 25415 times
  277. Cleaning milking systems - basic principles and practices » Read 25384 times
  278. Good growth in cold weather » Read 25358 times
  279. Mycoplasma Species and Mastitis » Read 25310 times
  280. Summer, calves, and water » Read 25278 times
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  282. Winter preparedness on dairy farms » Read 25203 times
  283. Bottles: To wash or not to wash - who knows the answer? » Read 25095 times
  284. Dairy barn design from an ethological perspective » Read 24967 times
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  287. Hay production » Read 24912 times
  288. Accelerated feeding - limitations of current programs » Read 24859 times
  289. Dehydration in milk-fed calves » Read 24841 times
  290. Efficacy of a teat sealant with no germicide, applied on pre-calving cows in grassing system » Read 24783 times
  291. Cold weather calf care tips » Read 24747 times
  292. Calving ease- navels and newborns » Read 24713 times
  293. Understand cultural differences to improve your management » Read 24610 times
  294. Importance of hoof health in dairy production » Read 24470 times
  295. Monitoring calf care: Goals and thresholds & what to do when goals are not met » Read 24376 times
  296. Towards a sustainable milk production - Practical advice for reducing on-farm ammonia losses » Read 24371 times
  297. Fencing systems: Protecting an energizer from lightning » Read 24335 times
  298. Why workers leave dairies » Read 24229 times
  299. Fencing systems: Grounding electric fences » Read 24184 times
  300. Keeping them out of the rough: Practical insights into hemorrhagic bowel syndrome » Read 24176 times
  301. Do you know how much mastitis is costing you? » Read 24084 times
  302. Scours: Make a list and check it twice » Read 24041 times
  303. Why water? » Read 24022 times
  304. Surges in scours cases » Read 24003 times
  305. 7 reasons why vaccines fail » Read 23995 times
  306. The power of internal herd growth » Read 23884 times
  307. Pasture and grazing management made simple 3: herbal growth rate information » Read 23736 times
  308. Dry cow teat sealants » Read 23717 times
  309. Composting large animal mortalities » Read 23708 times
  310. Pasture and grazing management made simple 7: Pasture rotation » Read 23628 times
  311. Calf feeding programs and control of brucellosis and tuberculosis » Read 23626 times
  312. Long live the cows! - Report from the Cow Longevity Conference » Read 23592 times
  313. Colostrum: The 4 quart myth » Read 23592 times
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  315. Relationship between teat-end callosity or hyperkeratosis and mastitis » Read 23447 times
  316. Calving ease - Clean colostrum » Read 23405 times
  317. Lameness - Prevention, detection, and treatment » Read 23356 times
  318. What is colostrum? » Read 23336 times
  319. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 2: Summarizing and Analyzing) » Read 23314 times
  320. The three phases of bovine laminitis » Read 23267 times
  321. Abomasal ulcers » Read 23112 times
  322. Cow comfort and reproductive performance » Read 23105 times
  323. Fencing systems: Energizers » Read 22955 times
  324. Monitoring the cow's body for more accurate decisions about health and nutrition » Read 22937 times
  325. Natural defenses: Different responses for different bacteria » Read 22920 times
  326. Dystocia calves (assisted deliveries) » Read 22777 times
  327. BSE and calves » Read 22777 times
  328. Feeding unfermented corn silage » Read 22767 times
  329. HACCP application: Managing calf diseases » Read 22760 times
  330. Review of 2004 national mastitis council meeting » Read 22692 times
  331. Calving ease - Too many stresses » Read 22629 times
  332. Pasture and grazing management made simple 2: methods to estimate available pasture » Read 22617 times
  333. Milk quality self assessment test » Read 22573 times
  334. FAO Food Outlook report 2011 » Read 22501 times
  335. A review of: The effect of management style on udder health » Read 22501 times
  336. Tips on selecting for longevity » Read 22493 times
  337. Preparing the Total Mix Ration (TMR) - What Ingredients Should I Add First? » Read 22314 times
  338. Dehydration in calves » Read 22293 times
  339. Pasture and grazing management made simple 4: how to develop a grazing plan » Read 22094 times
  340. Genetic selection for longevity » Read 21862 times
  341. Overview: Electric fencing - how to plan, select and install » Read 21780 times
  342. Managing cows to managing people -- the competitive edge » Read 21576 times
  343. Grain feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 21499 times
  344. DeLaval hygiene symposium and R&D center inaugural » Read 21336 times
  345. Summary of the dry cow management pre-conference symposium - 2003 national mastitis conference » Read 21332 times
  346. Pasture and grazing management made simple 8: Animal densities on pasture » Read 21317 times
  347. Milk feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 21303 times
  348. Heat stress and calves » Read 21300 times
  349. A review of: Incentive pay principles » Read 21194 times
  350. Barn layout affects milk yield » Read 21147 times
  351. Reduce feed costs to optimize returns » Read 21036 times
  352. Antibiotic resistance - a complex issue and serious threat » Read 20888 times
  353. Weaning calves: Four management strategies » Read 20866 times
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  355. Feeding for top production on pasture » Read 20711 times
  356. Pasture and grazing management made simple 5: Keeping track of pasture supply » Read 20686 times
  357. Maternal immune cells in colostrum » Read 20541 times
  358. Have a plan for heat stress » Read 20429 times
  359. If you can measure it you can manage it » Read 20285 times
  360. A review of: Measuring effectiveness of teat preparation » Read 20260 times
  361. The beneficial effects of cooling cows » Read 20125 times
  362. Johne's - An overview of the 2001 report of the international dairy federation » Read 20114 times
  363. Calf Housing & Environment courses » Read 20064 times
  364. Feeding immunoglobulins » Read 19989 times
  365. A little privacy please? » Read 19934 times
  366. Dairy consumption does not elevate heart attack risk » Read 19865 times
  367. Milk - Not just for strong bones and healthy teeth » Read 19644 times
  368. Current status and future challenges in mastitis research » Read 19609 times
  369. Treating hypocalcemia routinely » Read 19566 times
  370. Tube feeding colostrum » Read 19529 times
  371. Managing the change to automatic milking » Read 19504 times
  372. The dairy control report indicates mastitis » Read 19409 times
  373. Hot weather and post-weaning slump » Read 19164 times
  374. Power and water consumption of automatic milking systems » Read 19118 times
  375. Cows are smarter when raised in pairs » Read 19027 times
  376. Calving ease - Holes in biosecurity » Read 18937 times
  377. Recent research on managing soil phosphorus » Read 18919 times
  378. Biosecurity - protecting the herd » Read 18903 times
  379. Treating mastitis: Balancing cure, money, welfare and resistance » Read 18790 times
  380. Good housing and good management = more milk » Read 18774 times
  381. Ammonia is bad for calves » Read 18733 times
  382. Dry cow therapy - does it still deserve a blanket recommendation? » Read 18663 times
  383. Making the most from manure » Read 18616 times
  384. The use of a bismuth-based teat seal and the bacteriocin lacticin 3147 to prevent dry period mastitis in dairy cows » Read 18522 times
  385. Dairy cow mortality: A growing problem » Read 18354 times
  386. Connecting transition cow physiology, behavior, and nutrition » Read 18215 times
  387. Is dairy farming like juggling in a water bed? » Read 18192 times
  388. Designing dairy ventilation will be focus of Penn State webinar » Read 18150 times
  389. Scours are NOT normal » Read 18003 times
  390. The realities of robotic milking technology today » Read 17972 times
  391. Dairy farming and social media » Read 17846 times
  392. Procedures and products required for milking center efficiency, mastitis control, and production of high quality milk » Read 17803 times
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  394. Improve productivity and reduce carbon hoof print » Read 17656 times
  395. Key Messages for an Efficient Udder Preparation Routine » Read 17637 times
  396. What is Precision Dairy Farming? » Read 17435 times
  397. The research behind on-off grazing » Read 17386 times
  398. Increasing the likelihood of success without blanket dry cow treatment » Read 17377 times
  399. Teat end conditions » Read 17293 times
  400. Genetics and behavior during handling, restraint, and herding » Read 17246 times
  401. Mastitis and milk management - Weekly article series » Read 17231 times
  402. Keys to motivating farm workers to harvest high quality milk » Read 17185 times
  403. IDF Guide to Prudent Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Dairy Production » Read 17159 times
  404. Efficient milk production under heat stress conditions » Read 17106 times
  405. Biosecurity principles as applied to udder health » Read 17056 times
  406. Animal welfare on the agenda » Read 16955 times
  407. Cash-flow tool helps dairy producers manage feed costs during tough times » Read 16902 times
  408. Selective dry cow treatment research results » Read 16858 times
  409. Animal welfare a risk for the future of the dairy industry » Read 16827 times
  410. Post-Milking Teat Disinfection » Read 16810 times
  411. Reducing handling stress improves both productivity and welfare » Read 16744 times
  412. A zero-discharge dairy complex » Read 16639 times
  413. The new IFCN milk quantity converter » Read 16629 times
  414. Automatic Milking Systems in North America » Read 16570 times
  415. Monitor your herd and get results » Read 16524 times
  416. Troubleshooting milking systems » Read 16481 times
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  418. Heat stress: Cooling cows at night - Milkline (audio) » Read 16249 times
  419. Opportunities for conserving energy and saving money in dairy operations » Read 16146 times
  420. Bridging the Gap between Animal Health and Human Health - White paper » Read 16141 times
  421. Animal welfare in Argentina » Read 16111 times
  422. Pros and cons of automatic milking in Europe » Read 16104 times
  423. Management, health, and nutrition of the calf can affect age and body weight at calving, first lactation and lifetime milk production » Read 16091 times
  424. Dairy industry sustainability report » Read 16046 times
  425. Calving ease - How do you respond to a health crisis? » Read 15956 times
  426. Develop strategies and standards to prevent introducing intramammary infections into a herd » Read 15935 times
  427. Are your cows comfortable? » Read 15890 times
  428. Make a good robotic milking facility great » Read 15826 times
  429. Why and how to read a cow or bull » Read 15765 times
  430. Reducing fear improves milk production » Read 15764 times
  431. Heat stress abatement improves feed efficiency of high yielding cows in the summer » Read 15710 times
  432. Herd Navigator savings calculation » Read 15551 times
  433. Facility characteristics and cow comfort on U.S. dairy operations » Read 15489 times
  434. Reduced green house gas emissions by change in diet » Read 15470 times
  435. Should I process my own milk? » Read 15431 times
  436. Effects of rubber alley flooring on cow locomotion and welfare » Read 15395 times
  437. New born calf care checklist » Read 15208 times
  438. Good discrimination in hiring at a dairy » Read 15207 times
  439. Milking tips from the NMC » Read 15162 times
  440. Cow Longevity Conference 2013 - proceedings » Read 15150 times
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