Dairy Cattle Nutrition Technical Articles

Article published the August 8, 2017:
Feed flavours are additives that are being increasingly used in animal nutrition as a tool to enhance both the smell and taste of feed, in order to improve feed intake. It is generally observed that a high...
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Clément SouletJoëlle Faugeron
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Article published the June 26, 2017:
The optimisation of the use of nitrogen (N) in ruminants diet can be highly valuable in terms of profitability and sustainability of any farm. In this study it has been assessed the use of economical source of ...
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Claudio CabralJuan José Couderc
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Article published the June 22, 2017:
Ruminant nutrition is highly sophisticated. Immense research and application efforts have culminated in great successes. Today, we can satisfy with a relative high precision the nutritional needs of high produc...
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Massimo Bionaz
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Article published the June 15, 2017:
Relative feed value has been used for a number of years to indicate the overall feed value of forage. In recent years, there have been some changes considered to make this assessment more accurate in regards to...
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Dr. Dan Undersander
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Article published the June 2, 2017:
Introduction Proper sampling of ration ingredients and submitting those samples for nutrient analysis to a good lab are essential components of diet formulation. The relative importance of sampling, analytical...
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John GoeserWilliam P Weiss
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Article published the February 6, 2017:
Take Home Messages   By-product feeds can provide nutritional and economic benefits for dairy managers. Pricing and positioning are key focus areas to consider. Several questions must be managed for ...
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Michael Hutjens
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Article published the December 7, 2016:
Background Carinata (Brassica carinata) is a new oilseed that shows great potential for the Midwest. This oilseed has been selectively bred for high oil concentration ideal for biofuels and bio-oil production....
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Alvaro GarciaJill AndersonKarla Hernandez
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Article published the October 21, 2016:
Introduction With the increased cost of grain and forages in the USA, dairy producers have turned their attention to the feed efficiency of milk production. Low on-farm starch digestibility contributes to redu...
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Bill Braman
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Article published the October 7, 2016:
Introduction Grouping cows is a common practice farmers use to manage their herd more efficiently. Farmers use this strategy to separate far-off, close-up, sick, fresh, and pregnant cows. Grouping addresses co...
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Victor E. Cabrera
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Article published the August 2, 2016:
Going from the late dry period to early lactation requires an incredible adaptation of the cow’s metabolism. No period of her life is posing more physical and physiological challenges - with important con...
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Arnulf Tröscher
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