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4.3 Body Condition Score (Sep 2018 – Colazo)

Body condition score (BCS) is a management tool to assess body fat stores in the ...

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4.2 Lameness Reduction Initiative (Aug 2018 – Solano)

Lameness in dairy cattle is a clinical sign of pain that causes a cow to ...

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4.1 Corn Silage (Jul 2018 – Beauchemin)

Corn silage can be a good alternative to small grain silage for dairy cows because ...

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3.9 Calf Conference (Oct 2016 – Haisan)

On June 8, 2016, the University of Alberta held their Calf Conference on the U of A ...

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3.8 Novel Fertility Traits (Sep 2016 – Gobi)

High fertility and milk production are key factors for profitability in dairy farms worldwide.

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3.7 Foot Lesions (Aug 2016 – Orsel)

Over the last years our group at UCVM has increased its research focus on lameness ...

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3.6 Calf Nutrition (Jul 2016 – Haisan)

Current dairy calf research is focused on offering 8 L of milk per day, in comparison ...

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3.5 MAP Strains (Jun 2016 – de Buck)

Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) is the bacterial cause of Johne's disease (JD) in cattle.

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3.4 Bovine Luekemia Virus (May 2016 – Alessa)

Leukosis, also known as Enzootic Bovine Leukemia Virus (BLV).

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3.3 Barley Digestibility (Mar 2016 – Oba)

Growing high quality forage is a key factor to maintain productivity of high producing dairy ...

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3.2 Feeding Frequency (Feb 2016 – Macmillan)

Sub-acute ruminal acidosis (SARA) is a metabolic disease mainly found in high producing cows fed ...

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3.1 HCD (Jan 2016 – Beavers)

This summer, German researchers discovered a new haplotype in the Holstein breed that is unlike ...

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