Maureen Hanson

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Recent contents by Maureen Hanson

Here Comes Pneumonia Season

Nov 09, 2018 by Maureen Hanson
Along with the many other challenges that winter presents for calf and heifer raisers, the risk of pneumonia in young stock goes up as the mercury goes down.

Simple Calf Respiratory Scoring System

Oct 08, 2018 by Maureen Hanson
Researchers at UC-Davis have developed a handy, easy-to-use diagnostic tool to streamline monitoring of calves for respiratory disease, so they can be detected and cared for early in the disease process.

Beware of Salt Poisoning in Dairy Calves

Sep 09, 2018 by Maureen Hanson
The health and productivity of young calves can be affected by a wide range of metabolic and pathogenic conditions. Among the maladies that can profoundly affect calves’ health is their intake and balance of sodium.

Life After Weaning: The Next Frontier

Sep 07, 2018 by Maureen Hanson
Dairy calf research in the preweaned phase has been plentiful in the past few decades. However, there is now much to be learned in the relatively unchartered nutritional territory of the post-weaning phase.