Do you want to know more about the scientific reasoning behind management recommendations, but have trouble making sense of scientific journals? If so, the book “Dairy Management Practices, Housing and Cattle Health” is for you. The book contains a collection of research reports that appeared in the Journal of Dairy Science, grouped in the following management categories:

  • Housing and facility planning.
  • Management practices, nutritional strategies and dairy cattle health.
  • Manure management.
  • Seasonal factors and management strategies.
  • Profitability and dairy management.

The cost of the book is $25 for members of the American Dairy Science Association and $40 for non-members. The text of the book also can be accessed on the Internet for a $15 member fee or a $30 non-member fee. For more information, contact the ADSA at (217) 356-3182.