Errors in heat detection are costly


Show simple item record Stevenson, Jeffrey S. 2012-09-20T19:31:13Z 2012-09-20T19:31:13Z 2012-09-20
dc.description.abstract Attention to heat detection will decrease reproduction losses and costs associated with extended calving intervals and high culling rates. Errors in diagnosing heat (errors of commission) and missed heats (errors of omission) are the major errors of a heat detection program. Priority must be given to heat detection to improve reproductive efficiency and reduce the costs of reproductive failure on dairy farms. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station contribution; no. 89-107-S en_US
dc.subject Dairy en_US
dc.subject Heat detection en_US
dc.subject Reproductive efficiency en_US
dc.subject Costs en_US
dc.title Errors in heat detection are costly en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US 1988 en_US
dc.citation.epage 46 en_US
dc.citation.spage 45 en_US
dc.description.conference Dairy Day, 1988, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, 1988
dc.contributor.authoreid jss en_US

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