Dairy Day, 1997

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Dairy Day, 1997

 

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  • Stevenson, Jeffrey S. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1997)
    Various programs of estrus synchronization have been tested during the last 6 years to determine the least costly and most efficacious for dairy heifer replacements. Four systems were tested: 1) a modified Ovsynch treatment ...
  • Berends, P. T.; Langemeier, Michael R.; Featherstone, Allen M. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1997)
    To remain competitive, dairy operatoins need to continue to improve production efficiency and manage costs. Kansas Farm Management Association data from 1991 to 1995 were used to measure technical, economic, and overall ...
  • Meyer, M. J.; Schmidt, Karen A. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1997)
    Four areas of the milking parlor were evaluated for effective cleaning and sanitation using total aerobic counts (standard plate count) and ATP bioluminescence (ATPB) techniques. Whereas the plate counts only monitor ...
  • Stevenson, Jeffrey S.; Thompson, K. E.; Kobayashi, Y. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1997)
    Two experiments were conducted to measure conception and pregnancy rates in lactating dairy cows after various treatments followed by artificial insemination (AI) after detected estrus or at one fixed time. In Experiment ...
  • Greer, J.; Rozell, Timothy G. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1997)
    A possible alternative to conventional castration methods is the use of vaccines that can be injected in order to sterilize animals. One promising approach involves the use of a vaccine that causes cattle to produce an ...