Taking steps to mitigate the impact of heat stress on dairy cows will help avoid production losses when temperatures rise. Lallemand Animal Nutrition’s ruminant technical support manager, Nico Vreeburg, shares his top tips on how to prevent heat stress in housed dairy cows. How much does heat stress cost farmers? Heat stress is becoming a […]
Speakers: Dr Tom Chamberlain – Chalcombe/GrazeMoreDairy Farmers– Phil Nash – Brighthams Farm, West Sussex– Andrew Eastabrook – Home Farm, Hartpury University and Hartpury College, Gloucestershire– Ollie Thew – Mapledurham Farm, Reading– James Yeatman – Grange Farm, DorsetLallemand Animal Nutrition: Mark McFarland Duration: 1 hr 15 mins Summary: Heat stress in dairy cows is often underestimated […]
The transition period around calving is one of the most challenging times in the production cycle of ruminants. A research project on the link between rumen function and maternal performance was conducted in partnership with Université Clermont Auvergne and INRAE, UMR 454 MEDIS, in Clermont-Ferrand.