Dr. Steve Blezinger
ICC Brazil
Dr. Steve Blezinger (United States)
Technical publication

Fetal programming: Providing prenatal nutrients to enhance calf development

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When a cow becomes pregnant, some of the nutrients it consumes will be used by the developing calf. There is no other time in the calf’s life when the development of tissues, organs and systems is occurring as rapidly as early weeks in utero...
Rajendran Duraisamy
Technical publication

Design and Development of Nutrient Requirement Calculator for Dairy Cattle Feed Formulation

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Design and Development of Nutrient Requirement Calculator for Dairy Cattle Feed Formulation
Feed (ration) formulation is a technique by which different feed ingredients are combined to provide required nutrient to animals for a period of time, usually 24 hours, at different stages of production. A ration should supply...
Glenn Zhang
Oklahoma State University
Glenn Zhang (United States)
Technical publication

Dietary modulation of endogenous host defense peptide synthesis as an alternative approach to in-feed antibiotics

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Dietary modulation of endogenous host defense peptide synthesis as an alternative approach to in-feed antibiotics
An urgent need arises for antibiotic alternatives capable of maintaining animal health and productivity without triggering antimicrobial resistance. Host defense peptides (HDP) are a critical component of the animal innate immune system with...
Israel Flamenbaum
Technical publication

"Special cooling yards" for cooling cows and improve profitability of large scale dairy farms

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"Special cooling yards" for cooling cows and improve profitability of large scale dairy farms
The cooling solution we have reached for this kind of farms was to build "special cooling-yards", placed near the waiting yards and milking parlor. These special cooling yards were used as sites where cooling treatment can be extended for...
Erminio Trevisi
Technical publication

Innate immune responses to metabolic stress can be detected in rumen fluids

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Many production diseases of dairy cows are related to digestive troubles. The rumen subacute acidosis is the most relevant one, albeit not easily recognized. Recent studies suggest that...
Hyun Lillehoj
USDA - United States Department of Agriculture
Hyun Lillehoj (United States)
Technical publication

Phytochemicals as antibiotic alternatives to promote growth and enhance host health

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Scientists from industry and academia and government research institutes shared their experience in developing and applying potential antibiotic-alternative phytochemicals commercially to reduce AGPs and to develop a sustainable...
Kurt A. Rosentrater
Iowa State University
Kurt A. Rosentrater (United States)
Video publishing

Benefits of DDGS in livestock production

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Benefits of DDGS in livestock production
Dr. Kurt Rosentrater, Executive Director - Distillers Grains Technology Council, talked about the mission of his organization and the most important aspects to take into account when using DDGS in animal feed, during the 22nd Annual Distillers...
Andrés Wigdorovitz
Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria - INTA (Argentina)
Technical publication

Egg yolk antibodies (IgY) against Bovine Leukemia Virus

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Bovine Leukemia Virus (BLV) is distributed worldwide and causes important economic losses on dairy farms. Currently, there are no effective vaccines or antivirals against BLV. Egg yolk antibodies (IgY) has many advantages over mammalian...
Alfredo J. Escribano
Technical publication

Organic Feed: A Bottleneck for the Development of the Livestock Sector and Its Transition to Sustainability?

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Organic Feed: A Bottleneck for the Development of the Livestock Sector and Its Transition to Sustainability?
There is a lack of commercially available permitted feed ingredients and the range of feed additives on the market is limited. This is partially due to the fact that organic regulations are mainly followed to ensure...
Rahul Pise
Rahul Pise (India)
Publication of news release

Dairy Processing Equipment Market is set to surpass USD 13 billion by 2024

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Dairy Processing Equipment Market is set to surpass USD 13 billion by 2024
Global Dairy Processing Equipment Market is set to grow from its current market value of more than USD 9.15 billion to over USD 13 Billion by 2024; according to a new research report by Global Market Insights, Inc. Corresponding to the growing...
 
 
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