Dairy Day, 2000

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Dairy Day, 2000

 

Recent Submissions

  • Carmill, J.A.; Zarkouny, S.E.; Hensley, B.A.; Stevenson, Jeffrey S. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2000)
    Rates of embryo survival in lactating dairy cows were assessed in three separate studies. Based on pregnancy diagnoses 27 to 29 days after timed inseminations, survival to days 40 to 50 or day 57, depending on the study, ...
  • Cartmill, J.A.; Zarkouny, S.E.; Hensley; Stevenson, Jeffrey S. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2000)
    The incidence of anestrus in dairy cattle prior to first inseminations carried out after a minimum of 60 days postpartum ranged from 4 to 58% in first-lactation cows and 14 to 50% in older cows. Dairy cows with more days ...
  • Smith, J.F.; Harner, Joseph P.; Brouk, Michael J. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2000)
    Heat stress occurs when a dairy cow’s internal heat load is greater than her capacity to lose unwanted heat to the environment. Effects of heat stress include: increased respiration rate, increased water intake, ...
  • Smith, J.F.; Brouk, Michael J. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2000)
    Feed intake is the single most critical factor of dairy production, and performance of dairy cattle can be enhanced or hindered by environmental factors that affect it. These environmental factors can by divided ...
  • Ferdinand, E.E.; Meyer, M. J.; Park, A.F.; VanBaale, M. J.; Titgemeyer, Evan C.; Shirley, John E. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2000)
    Eight Holstein cows were used to determine the relationship among milk urea nitrogen (MUN), plasma urea nitrogen (PUN), and feeding time. We first established that MUN concentrations were similar in concentration among ...