Track difficult calvings to gain profit

Data that reveal the expected calving difficulty for specific bulls within breeds can generate huge cost savings in the long run for all producers in the industry, say experts at the University of Minnesota. Therefore, they say, if you get a handle on your herd's calving difficulty, you can make decisions that reduce financial loss. FULL STORY »

AI teaching tool available

This CD is a good first step in learning the basics of the insemination process and would make a nice addition to your dairy’s reference and training library. It is available in English and Spanish versions and offers an overview of the tools and procedures needed to understand artificial insemination in dairy cows. FULL STORY »

Finding a cow's inner dairyness

Much of the industry’s excitement about genomic screening has focused on having a new way to spot the same traits measured by progeny testing—like a cow’s potential for producing milk, butterfat and protein. But genomics promises a much richer lode of data, such as genetic predisposition to infertility, or resistance to disease, or how efficiently a cow converts feed into milk. FULL STORY »

Reproduction

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Sex selection via feed restriction?

New Zealand researchers investigated whether you can influence the male-female ratio of calves by changing feed availability. FULL STORY »

Monitor days to conception

Extended days open can have lingering negative effects on cow health and culling status. FULL STORY »

Optimize transition cow care

Take good care of cows during this phase and they’ll pay you back. FULL STORY »

Advance your reproductive knowledge

Sign up for this in-depth training that can help improve reproductive performance on your farm. FULL STORY »

Crossbred heifers join milking string sooner

Research presented at ADSA this summer compared the reproductive performance of Holstein heifers against crossbred heifers. FULL STORY »

Timed AI breeding programs pay

The cost of feeding natural service sires is a big economic factor to consider. FULL STORY »

DCRC rewards reproductive success

2010 Dairy Cattle Reproduction Council reproduction award winners honored at annual meeting. FULL STORY »

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