milk fat

Four Steps to a Higher Fat Test

5/15/2019

A cows diet has a large impact on the fat content of milk. ‚ÄúDiet and management risk factors result in a change in rumen microbes that produce fatty acid intermediates.This can account for up to 50% of the reason for the reduction in milk fat."

Tags: Feed Management, milk fat

Avoiding Milk Fat Drop During Heat Stress

5/7/2019

As the summer approaches so do high temps that can cause heat stress. This can lead to cows producing milk with lower fat content. Here are some tips to help with this issue.

Tags: Management Tips; Heat Stress, milk fat