Facilitating the uptake of information, knowledge and skills for Alberta dairy producers and industry service providers.

6.28 Teat Sealant Fact Sheet

Step by step instruction for hygienically and effectively administering a teat sealant.

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6.27 Chitosan Hydrogel and Dry-off

With the increasing concern around antimicrobial resistance, it is important to explore non-antibiotic IMI prevention ...

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6.26 Dry-off and Udder Health and Welfare

Gradual dry off is best with the final milk yield at or below 15 kg/day.

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6.25 Farm Data

Does your Farm Data Give you the Full Picture?

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6.23 NDS Cost of Mastitis

Overall, producers are spending $16,508 to $182,581 per 100 cows/year on mastitis-related costs.

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6.24 UCVM Heifer Mastitis

This study demonstrated an overall benefit to udder health in heifers when using any kind ...

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6.22 UBC Cull Cow Transport (DEC 2020)

The majority of cull cows spent more than 3 days in the marketing system.

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6.21 NDS Cull Cow Management (DEC 2020)

The 2015 National Dairy Study survey evaluated farmers decisions and perceptions around culling.

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6.20 COW-CALF SEPARATION (NOV 2020)

Cow-calf separation is a hot topic for dairy cattle welfare…

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6.19 NSERC IRC UPDATE_UBC (NOV 2020)

Drs. von Keyserlingk and Weary have held the IRC in Dairy Cattle Welfare since 1997…

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6.18 CALCIUM BOLUS

Commercial Ca boluses were evaluated to determine the rate they dissolve in the rumen. This ...

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6.17 HYPOCALCEMIA

Hypocalcemia soon after calving can impact cow health, reproduction and longevity.

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