Herd - Wide Strategies For Transition Success

Herd - Wide Strategies For Transition Success
1/24/2017

With more research focusing on transition health in dairy cows, producers are realizing its critical impact on milk production, return to fertility and culling risk. Several on-farm tests now are available to monitor BHB levels in blood, urine and milk. NEFA monitoring must be done in an off-farm lab but also can be a valuable, ongoing assessment. Working with your herd veterinarian and nutritionist, you will be able to monitor and interprete these levels.

Click here to read the full article on what two distinct objectives you should be monitoring during the transition period.

Tags: Transition Cows