Most popular articles

  1. Digestive physiology of the cow » Read 139489 times
  2. Warm weather changes calf management » Read 105068 times
  3. The role of new technology in the dairy industry » Read 100673 times
  4. Changes in management a great potential for reducing carbon foot print » Read 91406 times
  5. The stomach of the dairy cow » Read 91319 times
  6. Scarcity and degradation of land and water: growing threat to food security » Read 88412 times
  7. World milk and feed prices January - from IFCN » Read 86493 times
  8. Selecting the right cows for your robot » Read 81984 times
  9. Cow comfort: 15) Milking » Read 78842 times
  10. Calves » Read 72199 times
  11. Controlling milk somatic cell count levels » Read 70674 times
  12. Milk composition changes during mastitis » Read 62534 times
  13. Standard operating procedures: Achieving high performance » Read 59711 times
  14. Cow comfort: 9) Resting » Read 58520 times
  15. Feeds and nutrition of dairy goats » Read 56598 times
  16. Rumen microbiology » Read 56241 times
  17. Automatic milking: Experience and development in europe » Read 56081 times
  18. Cow comfort - Introduction » Read 52183 times
  19. Sexed semen economics » Read 51447 times
  20. Management troubleshooting » Read 49891 times
  21. Transition cow metabolic problems » Read 49590 times
  22. Cow comfort: 6) Reproduction » Read 46928 times
  23. Cow comfort: 12) Feeding » Read 46293 times
  24. Managing the change to a robotic milking system » Read 45342 times
  25. Scouring calves: Oral rehydration solutions, or electrolytes » Read 45185 times
  26. Dairy lighting system for tie stall barns » Read 44116 times
  27. Amino acids » Read 42664 times
  28. Best management practices for dairy goat farmers » Read 41116 times
  29. Dry cow and transition cow nutrition » Read 40466 times
  30. Designing standard operating procedures to help workers do their jobs » Read 40358 times
  31. Non-fiber carbohydrates » Read 39877 times
  32. Bulk tank bacteria concerns » Read 39459 times
  33. Climate change and Rift Valley fever - Has global warming increased the risk of an outbreak? » Read 39048 times
  34. Thinking about buying robots? Talk money and strategies first » Read 38742 times
  35. Milking machine use and maintenance » Read 38654 times
  36. Cow comfort: 11) Drinking » Read 38427 times
  37. Calves that won´t nurse » Read 38122 times
  38. Sexed semen: Is it finally a reality? » Read 36687 times
  39. Cow comfort: 1) Animal signs » Read 36601 times
  40. Robotic Milking: Farm test - the cow's time spent in the milking robot » Read 36351 times
  41. Direct comparison of natural service vs. timed AI: reproductive efficiency and economics » Read 36212 times
  42. Future direction and issues in hoof care & cow comfort » Read 36052 times
  43. Cow comfort: 10) Walking » Read 36025 times
  44. Light » Read 35931 times
  45. Somatic cells: Function and relationship to milk quality » Read 35903 times
  46. Cow comfort: 8) Hygienic cow comfort » Read 35824 times
  47. Cystic ovarian disease » Read 35797 times
  48. Feed additives » Read 35378 times
  49. Planning a dairy expansion » Read 35355 times
  50. Milk quality in China » Read 35291 times
  51. Cow comfort: 2) Body condition score » Read 35286 times
  52. Preparing an odor management plan » Read 35013 times
  53. Heat stress » Read 34769 times
  54. Cow comfort: 16) Barn planning » Read 34702 times
  55. Cow comfort: 5) Social behaviour » Read 34313 times
  56. Protein » Read 34248 times
  57. Considerations in flooring » Read 34147 times
  58. Rumen fistula surgery for the private practitioner » Read 33906 times
  59. Cow comfort: 13) Ventilation » Read 33892 times
  60. Cow welfare and farm size - opportunities and challenges » Read 33844 times
  61. Cow comfort: 4) The cow » Read 33737 times
  62. Compost barn basics » Read 33708 times
  63. On farm HACCP for milk production » Read 33706 times
  64. Total mixed rations » Read 33648 times
  65. Cleaning the milking machine » Read 33308 times
  66. Cow comfort: 7) Herd manager » Read 33131 times
  67. Mickey is the only mouse I like... » Read 33008 times
  68. Cow comfort: 3) Locomotion score » Read 32953 times
  69. Optimizing the transition cow management system on commercial dairy farms » Read 32901 times
  70. Cow comfort: 14) Light » Read 32738 times
  71. Dairy farm energy efficiency » Read 32653 times
  72. Biofilter Design Information » Read 32598 times
  73. Dairy lighting system for free stall barns and milking centers » Read 32502 times
  74. The importance of improving cow longevity » Read 32477 times
  75. Steps in minimizing bacteria in colostrum » Read 32460 times
  76. Troubleshooting infertility problems in dairy cattle » Read 32364 times
  77. Precision is key to consistency in calf feeding » Read 32331 times
  78. Improving mechanical ventilation in tie stall barns » Read 32078 times
  79. Grain processing » Read 31757 times
  80. Coping with summer weather » Read 31655 times
  81. Prevention and control of mastitis in heifers » Read 31419 times
  82. Maintaining digestive health in dairy cattle » Read 31394 times
  83. Basics of reproductive function » Read 31353 times
  84. Understanding cow behavior may change the way we feed lactating cows » Read 31319 times
  85. Heifer mastitis: prevention is the key! » Read 31240 times
  86. Milk quality in India » Read 31103 times
  87. Addressing biosecurity on the dairy farm » Read 30944 times
  88. Dietary energy density for the close-up dry cow - Postpartum » Read 30884 times
  89. Water: the often forgotten nutrient » Read 30850 times
  90. Applied immunology: Keeping animals healthy » Read 30836 times
  91. Footbath alternatives » Read 30651 times
  92. Crossbreeding trials in California » Read 30513 times
  93. The feeding behavior of dairy cows: considerations to improve cow welfare and productivity » Read 30422 times
  94. The new farm bill represents a large shift in U.S. dairy policy » Read 30411 times
  95. Incorporating dairy cow behavior into management tools » Read 30325 times
  96. Read 30246 times
  97. Research finds that calves experience emotions like depression and anxiety » Read 30212 times
  98. Automatic milking - Common practice on dairy farms » Read 30034 times
  99. Cow Power - Stepping stones towards sustainable livestock husbandry » Read 29978 times
  100. Low temperatures and negative energy balance in calves » Read 29937 times
  101. Cow comfort » Read 29864 times
  102. Minerals » Read 29464 times
  103. Energy » Read 29366 times
  104. Positive and negative effects of high energy consumption on reproduction in lactating dairy cows » Read 29306 times
  105. Disposal of plastic silage wrap » Read 29225 times
  106. Acidosis » Read 29108 times
  107. Heifers » Read 29098 times
  108. Water » Read 28961 times
  109. Foot bathing in the hoof health management » Read 28906 times
  110. Managing the postpartum cow to maximize pregnancy rates » Read 28821 times
  111. Manure evaluation » Read 28800 times
  112. The working day of a dairy cow » Read 28644 times
  113. Cow comfort effects on milk production and mastitis: a field study » Read 28448 times
  114. Behavioral needs of the transition cow and considerations for special needs facility design » Read 28389 times
  115. Calves - cold weather feeding » Read 28225 times
  116. Integration of metabolism and immunity in periparturient dairy cows » Read 28141 times
  117. Feed sorting: Repeated ruminal acidosis challenges in lactating dairy cows at high and low risk for developing acidosis » Read 28051 times
  118. Use of milk or blood urea nitrogen to identify feed management inefficiencies and estimate nitrogen excretion by dairy cattle and other animals » Read 28015 times
  119. Behavior » Read 27943 times
  120. Monitoring health and looking for sick cows » Read 27931 times
  121. Natural or tunnel ventilation of freestall structures: What is right for your dairy facility? » Read 27905 times
  122. Bovine mastitis treatment failure » Read 27812 times
  123. Laminitis - More than How You Feed Your Cows » Read 27753 times
  124. Appropriate methods of diagnosing mineral deficiencies » Read 27701 times
  125. Body condition score » Read 27629 times
  126. Management of calving on large dairy farms » Read 27375 times
  127. Contract heifer raising » Read 27330 times
  128. Hygiene in milk production » Read 27199 times
  129. Vitamins and minerals functioning as antioxidants with supplementation considerations » Read 27136 times
  130. Accelerated feeding - current feeding programs » Read 26927 times
  131. Forages » Read 26859 times
  132. Effective natural ventilation strategies » Read 26663 times
  133. Dairy business management principles » Read 26595 times
  134. Using locomotion scoring to put together a program to reduce lameness on the dairy » Read 26527 times
  135. The dairy organization » Read 26454 times
  136. Should feed efficiency be used in dairy benchmarking? » Read 26453 times
  137. Milk replacer feeding strategies for accelerated calf growth » Read 26441 times
  138. Effective immunization programs in herd health » Read 26273 times
  139. Milking Hygiene and Udder Health Problems: Results of a survey of 5000 dairy farms » Read 26196 times
  140. Ammonia emissions - How will they change dairy ration formulation? » Read 26138 times
  141. Economic considerations of sexed semen on your dairy » Read 26112 times
  142. Nutrition troubleshooting » Read 26094 times
  143. Nutrition and management in support of hoof health » Read 26014 times
  144. What is early pregnancy diagnosis worth? » Read 25856 times
  145. Opportunities for improved cow comfort through freestall barn renovations » Read 25803 times
  146. Calving ease - Early detection of sick preweaned calves » Read 25763 times
  147. Electric fencing - a planning guide » Read 25758 times
  148. Feed & forage analysis » Read 25708 times
  149. Heat detection analysis using an activity meter in grassland systems » Read 25695 times
  150. 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 25688 times
  151. Cow longevity economics: The cost benefit of keeping the cow in the herd » Read 25660 times
  152. Growth and health of calves housed on different bedding types » Read 25552 times
  153. Development of a niche market: The U.S. dairy sheep and goat industries » Read 25523 times
  154. Common poisonous plants in the eastern and southern United States » Read 25500 times
  155. Dehorning calves » Read 25465 times
  156. Fencing systems: Bracing » Read 25441 times
  157. Milk components » Read 25415 times
  158. What you feed vs. what you get: » Read 25258 times
  159. Standard operating procedures: Tools for making constant improvements » Read 25247 times
  160. Self-locking manger stall considerations » Read 25175 times
  161. The pneumonia calf » Read 25077 times
  162. Bottle feeding » Read 24982 times
  163. What is the true cost of waste milk? » Read 24963 times
  164. Mechanisms that prevent and produce double ovulations in dairy cattle » Read 24946 times
  165. Calves not eating grain » Read 24945 times
  166. A review of: Streptococcus uberis: Environmental or contagious pathogen? » Read 24912 times
  167. Strategies for shortening the dry period » Read 24846 times
  168. Is your milking routine up to par? » Read 24791 times
  169. Read 24681 times
  170. Fencing systems: Line posts » Read 24555 times
  171. Cold weather bedding » Read 24488 times
  172. Common pasture pests » Read 24461 times
  173. Using bleach as a germicide for manual washing feeding equipment » Read 24455 times
  174. Treatment and prevention for scours » Read 24419 times
  175. A comparison of methods for early pregnancy diagnosis » Read 24346 times
  176. Hoof care resources » Read 24341 times
  177. Developing quality dairy replacement heifers » Read 24340 times
  178. Nutrition economics » Read 24326 times
  179. Managing pastures for goats » Read 24273 times
  180. Fencing systems: Post selection » Read 24269 times
  181. Earlier weaning: Yes or no? » Read 24238 times
  182. Managing the young calf - keep it simple! » Read 24221 times
  183. Characterization of early embryonic death and prevention of pregnancy wastage » Read 24041 times
  184. Fencing systems: Installing the high tensile wires » Read 23923 times
  185. Fencing systems: Setting posts for the ends and corners » Read 23855 times
  186. Contagious mastitis and organic milk production » Read 23823 times
  187. Concentrate feeders » Read 23820 times
  188. Strategies, benefits, and challenges of feeding ethanol byproducts to dairy and beef cattle » Read 23770 times
  189. Improving Heifer Handling » Read 23762 times
  190. Milking procedures and relationship to milking efficiency » Read 23681 times
  191. Testing calves for passive transfer of immunity » Read 23670 times
  192. Calf blankets » Read 23663 times
  193. Defence Mechanisms of the Udder, Part two: Enhancement of the defence mechanisms of the udder » Read 23614 times
  194. Biosecurity practices: Facility cleaning and disinfection » Read 23562 times
  195. Coping with CAFO: Tips on dealing with the new regulations on manure management » Read 23499 times
  196. Cause and control of common diseases of pastured cattle » Read 23489 times
  197. Solving calf morbidity and mortality problems » Read 23457 times
  198. Good colostrum management » Read 23429 times
  199. Timeliness of treating pneumonia » Read 23410 times
  200. Improving dairy cow fertility through genetics » Read 23400 times
  201. Teat dipping trouble » Read 23338 times
  202. A global perspective on automatic milking systems rules and regulations » Read 23322 times
  203. Achieving desired reproductive performance on dairies » Read 23301 times
  204. Disease specific biosecurity - part 1 » Read 23301 times
  205. Testing for pre-clinical mastitis » Read 23299 times
  206. Fencing systems: Keeping the current flowing on an electric fence » Read 23268 times
  207. Fats » Read 23258 times
  208. Pasture and grazing management made simple 9: Pros and cons of seasonal dairying » Read 23256 times
  209. Remodeling a tie stall barn for an interim milking parlor » Read 23242 times
  210. Avoiding antibiotic residues in milk » Read 23179 times
  211. Loopholes that make calves sick » Read 23152 times
  212. How is milk production changing in the world? » Read 23150 times
  213. At what price crowding? » Read 23057 times
  214. Alternative approaches to management of high energy rations in dairy cattle » Read 23049 times
  215. Disease specific biosecurity - part 2: Reproductive diseases » Read 23036 times
  216. Strategies to reduce growth variance and improve feed efficiency in dairy heifer management » Read 22958 times
  217. Good growth in cold weather » Read 22908 times
  218. FAO Food Outlook Nov 2013 - Milk and Milk products » Read 22902 times
  219. Nutrition and reproductive loss in goats » Read 22814 times
  220. 9 reasons why antibiotics fail » Read 22692 times
  221. Read 22691 times
  222. Coccidiostats and coccidiosis » Read 22683 times
  223. Carcass disposal » Read 22669 times
  224. A system for evaluating a change: Conducting and evaluating on-farm research to support management decisions » Read 22610 times
  225. An update on mastitis vaccines » Read 22555 times
  226. Cation exchange capacity » Read 22507 times
  227. Expansion pitfalls » Read 22499 times
  228. Calf risk assessment checklist » Read 22384 times
  229. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Getting the numbers right » Read 22345 times
  230. Mastitis-Staph aureus problems » Read 22225 times
  231. Little slipups add up » Read 22217 times
  232. Summer, calves, and water » Read 22195 times
  233. Dairy goat herd health program » Read 22118 times
  234. Dairy Beef Quality » Read 22079 times
  235. Managing BVDV infections -- a challenge beyond vaccination » Read 22009 times
  236. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 1: Measuring and Recording) » Read 21973 times
  237. Reducing dairy ammonia emissions: A Swedish case study » Read 21839 times
  238. Hay production » Read 21711 times
  239. Silage additives » Read 21684 times
  240. Cold weather calf care tips » Read 21672 times
  241. Dehydration in milk-fed calves » Read 21652 times
  242. Simple energy conservation steps can save money » Read 21585 times
  243. Forage particle size » Read 21564 times
  244. Accelerated feeding - limitations of current programs » Read 21557 times
  245. Towards a sustainable milk production - Practical advice for reducing on-farm ammonia losses » Read 21466 times
  246. Two competing Swedish breeds with different profiles but of equal size » Read 21400 times
  247. Cleaning milking systems - North American cleaning practices » Read 21378 times
  248. Calving ease- navels and newborns » Read 21369 times
  249. Silage production » Read 21315 times
  250. Fencing systems: Protecting an energizer from lightning » Read 21292 times
  251. Evaluation of bovine teat condition in commercial dairy herds: Environmental factors » Read 21247 times
  252. Efficacy of a teat sealant with no germicide, applied on pre-calving cows in grassing system » Read 21215 times
  253. Dairy pricing set to continue at high levels in 2014 due to Chinese demand » Read 21146 times
  254. Monitoring calf care: Goals and thresholds & what to do when goals are not met » Read 21136 times
  255. Bottles: To wash or not to wash - who knows the answer? » Read 20958 times
  256. Fencing systems: Grounding electric fences » Read 20934 times
  257. Increasing world population a challenge for world milk production » Read 20900 times
  258. 7 reasons why vaccines fail » Read 20868 times
  259. Cow comfort and reproductive performance » Read 20838 times
  260. Why workers leave dairies » Read 20801 times
  261. Keeping them out of the rough: Practical insights into hemorrhagic bowel syndrome » Read 20737 times
  262. Colostrum: The 4 quart myth » Read 20701 times
  263. Milk Quality » Read 20692 times
  264. Are we achieving our goals? - (Part 2: Summarizing and Analyzing) » Read 20636 times
  265. Composting large animal mortalities » Read 20630 times
  266. Understand cultural differences to improve your management » Read 20630 times
  267. Calf feeding programs and control of brucellosis and tuberculosis » Read 20587 times
  268. Why water? » Read 20577 times
  269. Methods of feeding liquid to calves » Read 20547 times
  270. Biosecurity Issues in manure management plans » Read 20497 times
  271. Automatic Milking » Read 20492 times
  272. Fencing systems: Energizers » Read 20462 times
  273. Kernel processed corn silage » Read 20458 times
  274. Surges in scours cases » Read 20447 times
  275. Pasture and grazing management made simple 3: herbal growth rate information » Read 20443 times
  276. Pasture and grazing management made simple 6: Cow grazing behavior and intake » Read 20423 times
  277. Cleaning milking systems - basic principles and practices » Read 20417 times
  278. Scours: Make a list and check it twice » Read 20388 times
  279. Calving ease - Clean colostrum » Read 20380 times
  280. What is colostrum? » Read 20294 times
  281. Read 20190 times
  282. The three phases of bovine laminitis » Read 20176 times
  283. Relationship between teat-end callosity or hyperkeratosis and mastitis » Read 20169 times
  284. Abomasal ulcers » Read 20104 times
  285. Review of 2004 national mastitis council meeting » Read 20021 times
  286. A review of: The effect of management style on udder health » Read 19971 times
  287. Overview: Electric fencing - how to plan, select and install » Read 19922 times
  288. Tips on selecting for longevity » Read 19854 times
  289. World milk production and exports/imports » Read 19769 times
  290. BSE and calves » Read 19727 times
  291. Natural defenses: Different responses for different bacteria » Read 19721 times
  292. Dairy barn design from an ethological perspective » Read 19710 times
  293. Rest assured: Bedding options for robotic milking facilities » Read 19681 times
  294. Is robotic milking a suitable solution for large dairy herds? » Read 19649 times
  295. HACCP application: Managing calf diseases » Read 19632 times
  296. Mastitis caused by Streptococcus uberis » Read 19629 times
  297. Automation and new technology » Read 19557 times
  298. Pasture and grazing management made simple 7: Pasture rotation » Read 19537 times
  299. Dystocia calves (assisted deliveries) » Read 19521 times
  300. Do you know how much mastitis is costing you? » Read 19482 times
  301. Pasture and grazing management made simple 2: methods to estimate available pasture » Read 19356 times
  302. Calving ease - Too many stresses » Read 19092 times
  303. Feeding unfermented corn silage » Read 19084 times
  304. IFCN report 2013: Overview on milk prices and production costs world wide » Read 19014 times
  305. FAO Food Outlook report 2011 » Read 18963 times
  306. Pasture and grazing management made simple 8: Animal densities on pasture » Read 18947 times
  307. Summary of the dry cow management pre-conference symposium - 2003 national mastitis conference » Read 18929 times
  308. Pasture and grazing management made simple 4: how to develop a grazing plan » Read 18928 times
  309. Genetic selection for longevity » Read 18916 times
  310. Heat stress and calves » Read 18876 times
  311. Biotin » Read 18748 times
  312. Grain feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 18705 times
  313. DeLaval hygiene symposium and R&D center inaugural » Read 18705 times
  314. A review of: Incentive pay principles » Read 18681 times
  315. Milk feeding in an intensive feeding program » Read 18668 times
  316. Milk quality self assessment test » Read 18556 times
  317. Managing cows to managing people -- the competitive edge » Read 18537 times
  318. Rethink your strategies for prevention of hypocalcemia » Read 18484 times
  319. Weaning calves: Four management strategies » Read 18479 times
  320. Monitoring the cow's body for more accurate decisions about health and nutrition » Read 18354 times
  321. The power of internal herd growth » Read 18344 times
  322. Dehydration in calves » Read 18253 times
  323. Mycoplasma Species and Mastitis » Read 18143 times
  324. A review of: Measuring effectiveness of teat preparation » Read 18138 times
  325. Pasture and grazing management made simple 5: Keeping track of pasture supply » Read 18068 times
  326. Feeding calves: it takes more than just milk » Read 18062 times
  327. Five steps to designing the ideal transition cow barn » Read 17990 times
  328. Feeding for top production on pasture » Read 17934 times
  329. Johne's - An overview of the 2001 report of the international dairy federation » Read 17704 times
  330. Barn layout affects milk yield » Read 17626 times
  331. Maternal immune cells in colostrum » Read 17479 times
  332. Reduce feed costs to optimize returns » Read 17474 times
  333. Using success factors to address lameness » Read 17319 times
  334. Milk - Not just for strong bones and healthy teeth » Read 17278 times
  335. Feeding immunoglobulins » Read 17236 times
  336. Calving ease - Holes in biosecurity » Read 17151 times
  337. Tube feeding colostrum » Read 17123 times
  338. Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q1: International prices to ease through 2014 » Read 17117 times
  339. Have a plan for heat stress » Read 16896 times
  340. Calf Housing & Environment courses » Read 16884 times
  341. Giardia » Read 16702 times
  342. Hot weather and post-weaning slump » Read 16681 times
  343. The dairy control report indicates mastitis » Read 16629 times
  344. Dairy consumption does not elevate heart attack risk » Read 16585 times
  345. Recent research on managing soil phosphorus » Read 16481 times
  346. Spring thaw can contribute to feed waste » Read 16446 times
  347. Importance of hoof health in dairy production » Read 16327 times
  348. Managing the change to automatic milking » Read 16275 times
  349. Is it time to reconsider blanket dry cow treatment programs? » Read 16262 times
  350. Achieving a high pregnancy rate for higher profitability » Read 16142 times
  351. Guide to good dairy farming practice » Read 16064 times
  352. The economic importance of dairying » Read 16061 times
  353. Power and water consumption of automatic milking systems » Read 16043 times
  354. Transition cows » Read 15845 times
  355. Dairy cow health and metabolic disease relative to nutritional factors » Read 15718 times
  356. The use of a bismuth-based teat seal and the bacteriocin lacticin 3147 to prevent dry period mastitis in dairy cows » Read 15685 times
  357. Scours are NOT normal » Read 15645 times
  358. Ammonia is bad for calves » Read 15502 times
  359. Designing dairy ventilation will be focus of Penn State webinar » Read 15497 times
  360. Making the most from manure » Read 15494 times
  361. Is dairy farming like juggling in a water bed? » Read 15306 times
  362. Long live the cows! - Report from the Cow Longevity Conference » Read 15275 times
  363. Finding the tools to achieve longevity in Canadian dairy cows » Read 15115 times
  364. Lying area design and barn climate getting it right » Read 15092 times
  365. Good housing and good management = more milk » Read 15083 times
  366. Proper milking techniques » Read 15041 times
  367. Milk smarter - not just harder » Read 14961 times
  368. Dry cow teat sealants » Read 14864 times
  369. Choosing the right cow traffic system for your robotic dairy » Read 14657 times
  370. Improve productivity and reduce carbon hoof print » Read 14599 times
  371. What is Precision Dairy Farming? » Read 14424 times
  372. Dairy farming and social media » Read 14378 times
  373. How much milk will calves drink? » Read 14356 times
  374. The case for low methane-emitting cattle » Read 14323 times
  375. If you can measure it you can manage it » Read 14099 times
  376. Genetics and behavior during handling, restraint, and herding » Read 14064 times
  377. Cash-flow tool helps dairy producers manage feed costs during tough times » Read 14033 times
  378. Heat stress: Cooling cows at night - Milkline (audio) » Read 13889 times
  379. Biosecurity principles as applied to udder health » Read 13810 times
  380. Addressing teat condition problems » Read 13776 times
  381. Automatic Milking Systems in North America » Read 13742 times
  382. A little privacy please? » Read 13659 times
  383. Monitor your herd and get results » Read 13636 times
  384. Mastitis and milk management - Weekly article series » Read 13547 times
  385. Animal welfare on the agenda » Read 13449 times
  386. Biosecurity - protecting the herd » Read 13443 times
  387. Dairy cow mortality: A growing problem » Read 13428 times
  388. Reducing handling stress improves both productivity and welfare » Read 13371 times
  389. Procedures and products required for milking center efficiency, mastitis control, and production of high quality milk » Read 13357 times
  390. Dairy industry sustainability report » Read 13357 times
  391. Winter preparedness on dairy farms » Read 13286 times
  392. Animal welfare in Argentina » Read 13282 times
  393. Teat end conditions » Read 13267 times
  394. Read 13262 times
  395. Pros and cons of automatic milking in Europe » Read 13214 times
  396. A zero-discharge dairy complex » Read 13208 times
  397. Current status and future challenges in mastitis research » Read 13205 times
  398. Are your cows comfortable? » Read 13129 times
  399. Reducing fear improves milk production » Read 13117 times
  400. The realities of robotic milking technology today » Read 13103 times
  401. Cows are smarter when raised in pairs » Read 13083 times
  402. Animal welfare a risk for the future of the dairy industry » Read 13079 times
  403. Good discrimination in hiring at a dairy » Read 13028 times
  404. Management, health, and nutrition of the calf can affect age and body weight at calving, first lactation and lifetime milk production » Read 13018 times
  405. Why and how to read a cow or bull » Read 12987 times
  406. Connecting transition cow physiology, behavior, and nutrition » Read 12945 times
  407. Preparing the Total Mix Ration (TMR) - What Ingredients Should I Add First? » Read 12896 times
  408. Calving ease - How do you respond to a health crisis? » Read 12701 times
  409. Heat stress abatement improves feed efficiency of high yielding cows in the summer » Read 12682 times
  410. Reduced green house gas emissions by change in diet » Read 12603 times
  411. The new IFCN milk quantity converter » Read 12572 times
  412. 8 "Controllables" during hard times in the dairy business » Read 12437 times
  413. The power of partial budgeting in dairy decision making » Read 12382 times
  414. Facility characteristics and cow comfort on U.S. dairy operations » Read 12379 times
  415. Develop strategies and standards to prevent introducing intramammary infections into a herd » Read 12360 times
  416. Changes in the behaviour of dairy cows before calving » Read 12323 times
  417. Herd Navigator savings calculation » Read 12310 times
  418. Lactating dairy cows adapt quickly to automatic milking system » Read 12208 times
  419. Efficient milk production under heat stress conditions » Read 12203 times
  420. Reproductive management and performance can be improved by use of Herd Navigator » Read 12180 times
  421. Finding that ketosis in time » Read 12147 times
  422. Odor From Feedlots Setback Estimation Tool - OFFSET » Read 12127 times
  423. Cost effectiveness of intensive cooling cows in summer in dairy farms located in South China » Read 12122 times
  424. The beneficial effects of cooling cows » Read 12100 times
  425. Talking with employees » Read 12002 times
  426. Read 11989 times
  427. Milking tips from the NMC » Read 11944 times
  428. The Cow of the Future - for a greener dairy » Read 11912 times
  429. Post-Milking Teat Disinfection » Read 11810 times
  430. Dairy management webinars » Read 11810 times
  431. Transition cows 2010 » Read 11778 times
  432. Dairy market at a glance - May 2011 » Read 11746 times
  433. Seven practical heat stress abatement strategies » Read 11698 times
  434. Make a good robotic milking facility great » Read 11689 times
  435. Dairy market at a glance - Oct 2011 » Read 11647 times
  436. Increasing the likelihood of success without blanket dry cow treatment » Read 11643 times
  437. Tail docking dairy cattle: Responses from an on-line engagement » Read 11570 times
  438. Consider the variables in fly control » Read 11562 times
  439. Keys to motivating farm workers to harvest high quality milk » Read 11550 times
  440. Robotic milking: current situation (2008) » Read 11516 times
  441. Cow Longevity Conference 2013 - proceedings » Read 11502 times
  442. Dairy cows have individual temperaments » Read 11498 times
  443. Read 11460 times
  444. 2008 WI Dairy Modernization Survey: Improved Labour Efficiency » Read 11394 times
  445. Establishing KPIs: The key to managing your robotic dairy » Read 11347 times
  446. Effects of rubber alley flooring on cow locomotion and welfare » Read 11344 times
  447. Efficacy and economic benefit of an internal teat sealant during drought and rainy weather dry period on incidence of clinical mastitis » Read 11328 times
  448. New antibiotic could make food safer and cows healthier » Read 11307 times
  449. Selective dry cow treatment research results » Read 11289 times
  450. Heat stress webinars » Read 11284 times
  451. Identifying temperament in dairy cows - A longitudinal approach » Read 11251 times
  452. World milk and feed prices from IFCN » Read 11238 times
  453. Read 11185 times
  454. The research behind on-off grazing » Read 11126 times
  455. Global dairy quarterly report from Rabobank Q1 2011 » Read 11125 times
  456. 2008 WI Dairy Modernization Survey: Benefits and Challenges » Read 11110 times
  457. IDF Guide to Prudent Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Dairy Production » Read 11078 times
  458. The value of cow cooling - Milk line (audio) » Read 11050 times
  459. Key Messages for an Efficient Udder Preparation Routine » Read 11027 times
  460. 2008 WI Dairy Modernization Survey: Introduction » Read 11007 times
  461. Transition cow housing and management » Read 10961 times
  462. MSU Extension and Michigan dairy farmers partner on developing more efficient water-use practices » Read 10933 times
  463. Improving heat detection rates and pregnancy rates in repeat breeders » Read 10874 times
  464. On-line tool for assessing air quality » Read 10863 times
  465. What's the risk with old liners? » Read 10811 times
  466. Dairy Sustainability award nominations open » Read 10610 times
  467. Rising costs demand smarter farming » Read 10599 times
  468. Opportunities for conserving energy and saving money in dairy operations » Read 10572 times
  469. Antibiotic resistance - a complex issue and serious threat » Read 10557 times
  470. Bridging the Gap between Animal Health and Human Health - White paper » Read 10405 times
  471. Feeding systems for group-housed dairy calves - webinar » Read 10364 times
  472. Dry cow therapy - does it still deserve a blanket recommendation? » Read 10350 times
  473. Treating mastitis: Balancing cure, money, welfare and resistance » Read 10330 times
  474. Commemorative booklet celebrates 50 years of mastitis control and milk quality » Read 10300 times
  475. World Dairy Leaders' Forum: Dairy Farmers of America » Read 10295 times
  476. Cultural Differences? Or, are we really that different? » Read 10287 times
  477. FAO and OIE unveil global strategy for control of foot-and-mouth disease » Read 10236 times
  478. Reducing environmental stressors to improve dairy cow comfort » Read 10232 times
  479. FAO food outlook report May 2012 » Read 10161 times
  480. Teat disinfection facts » Read 10114 times
  481. Penn State dairy reproduction tool now available online » Read 10062 times
  482. Dairy intake part of the solution to obesity problem » Read 10055 times
  483. Effect of liner age on milking characteristics » Read 9979 times
  484. Cows to prevent crime » Read 9977 times
  485. Milk quality and saving energy can work hand-in-hand » Read 9936 times
  486. Calves in cold weather » Read 9822 times
  487. Labor Management in Agriculture: Cultivating Personnel Productivity » Read 9765 times
  488. Calves and heat stress » Read 9738 times
  489. Read 9736 times
  490. Dairy farm quality risk management » Read 9729 times
  491. Calf notes: What drives growth? » Read 9715 times
  492. Read 9707 times
  493. Treating hypocalcemia routinely » Read 9672 times
  494. Read 9671 times
  495. Increasing the cow's lifetime - why bother? » Read 9645 times
  496. Should I process my own milk? » Read 9645 times
  497. Subacute rumen acidosis in calves » Read 9630 times
  498. Teat condition in dairy cows » Read 9581 times
  499. Russian Dairy Market » Read 9560 times
  500. Feeding calves on a higher plane of nutrition » Read 9548 times
  501. Focus on feeding » Read 9523 times
  502. Dairy Animal Care and Quality Assurance » Read 9513 times
  503. A day in the life of a robotic milking producer » Read 9506 times
  504. Dairy USA Wage Survey 2009 » Read 9431 times
  505. World School Milk Day 2013 » Read 9376 times
  506. Human-cow interaction: Calm and considerate » Read 9375 times
  507. Bilingual online training for animal care taking » Read 9365 times
  508. Biosecurity in Small-scale U.S. Livestock Operations » Read 9345 times
  509. Lack of fertility in cows linked to mysterious male DNA » Read 9332 times
  510. Conflict and Disagreement at the Farm » Read 9323 times
  511. Use of copper sulfate and zinc sulfate in footbaths on oregon dairies - a case study » Read 9297 times
  512. Troubleshooting milking systems » Read 9265 times
  513. Dairy Incentive Pay » Read 9248 times
  514. Effect of milking personnel performance and turnover on milk losses in dairy herds » Read 9247 times
  515. Lameness - Prevention, detection, and treatment » Read 9167 times
  516. Prosperous New Year! » Read 9158 times
  517. 4R Nutrient management » Read 9123 times
  518. New born calf care checklist » Read 9061 times
  519. Calf note - Putting out the fires » Read 8994 times
  520. Which way is she laying in bed? » Read 8918 times
  521. Cow Longevity Conference - speaker interviews » Read 8824 times
  522. Using alternative feed ingredients in the dairy cow diet » Read 8727 times
  523. Managing risk the first week after weaning » Read 8700 times
  524. Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q2 2013 » Read 8660 times
  525. High coliform count in colostrum? What to do next » Read 8644 times
  526. Acidic bedding conditioner may lower risk of mastitis » Read 8634 times
  527. Report: EU Dairy Markets, Situation and Outlook January - April 2013 » Read 8610 times
  528. Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy® unveils new environmental research and tool » Read 8544 times
  529. Agreement focuses on the development of sustainability best management practices » Read 8531 times
  530. New spreadsheet from Penn State Extension helps track heifer growth » Read 8524 times
  531. Avoid these issues with group-housed calves » Read 8480 times
  532. Heifer International receives a $25.5 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to expand the East Africa Dairy Development project » Read 8433 times
  533. Shrink feed shrinkage » Read 8397 times
  534. USDA announces Start2farm.gov to support America's future farming generations » Read 8391 times
  535. Walking and standing surfaces for longevity » Read 8318 times
  536. World Dairy Leaders' Forum: Nestlé » Read 8318 times
  537. Most read articles in 2013 » Read 8295 times
  538. Cow Longevity Conference Proceedings Index » Read 8200 times
  539. Dairy supply chain launches guide for sustainability reporting » Read 8192 times
  540. Potential and Pitfalls for Genomic Selection - webinar » Read 8130 times
  541. World Dairy Leaders' Forum: National Dairy Development Board of India » Read 8047 times
  542. Calves and cleanliness a vital health relationship » Read 8028 times
  543. Improve low-quality forages » Read 8016 times
  544. Control energy intake during the dry period » Read 7954 times
  545. Where does antimicrobial resistance come from? » Read 7952 times
  546. Feed more milk without scours » Read 7937 times
  547. Can herd somatic cell count be too low? » Read 7935 times
  548. Calf management: Good air. Part 1: Goals and Measurement » Read 7931 times
  549. Biosecurity risks of paratuberculosis in UK dairy herds » Read 7895 times
  550. Mineral excretion in lactating dairy cow » Read 7816 times
  551. Managing dairy calves and heifers during the winter months » Read 7804 times
  552. Read 7783 times
  553. Less mortality in the first 24 Hours » Read 7750 times
  554. Proactive mastitis management » Read 7732 times
  555. Breeding more profitable cows » Read 7720 times
  556. Hiring top-notch farm labor means digging deep » Read 7683 times
  557. What is antimicrobial resistance? » Read 7669 times
  558. Controlling paratuberculosis using milk tests and risk management » Read 7654 times
  559. Read 7623 times
  560. Schmallenberg virus spreading through Europe » Read 7620 times
  561. Combat cold stress » Read 7612 times
  562. Kids on cow farms may have fewer allergies » Read 7498 times
  563. Maximized feed intake - access and consumption » Read 7444 times
  564. Fresh cows experience low blood calcium more than previously thought » Read 7409 times
  565. Cow herd management planning for spring calving herd » Read 7350 times
  566. Calf blog by Sam Leadley » Read 7343 times
  567. Hypothermia & newborn calves » Read 7311 times
  568. Read 7308 times
  569. Heat stress during the dry period affects calves too » Read 7245 times
  570. Schmallenberg vaccine at least two years away » Read 7239 times
  571. Webinar archive: New tools for dairy reproduction programs » Read 7174 times
  572. The gift of appreciation » Read 7132 times
  573. Finding the potential availability of manure phosphorus in soil » Read 7125 times
  574. EU Dairy Markets, situation and outlook May - August 2013 » Read 7116 times
  575. World Dairy Leaders' Forum: Fonterra » Read 7115 times
  576. World Dairy Leaders' Forum: Friesland Campina » Read 6846 times
  577. Increase bedding use for calves in cold weather » Read 6728 times
  578. Antibiotic resistant bacteria issue demands action » Read 6728 times
  579. Cold stress help for un-weaned dairy calves » Read 6406 times
  580. Dairy worker turnover rates are on the decrease » Read 6259 times
  581. Moving forward with antimicrobial resistance » Read 5980 times
  582. Reference list - Long live the cow » Read 5331 times
  583. People not hooked on fish could get their omega-3 through dairy » Read 4816 times

Back to home page