Dairy Day, 1996

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Dairy Day, 1996

 

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  • Smith, J.F.; Stokka, G.L.; Scoby, R.K; Van Anne, T.; Shirley, John E. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1996)
    Bovine leukosis virus (BLV) is a cancerous condition of tissues in which lymph nodes and lymphocytes are affected. Infected cattle may be identified by testing blood sera for BLV antibodies using the agar gel ...
  • Scheffel, Michael V.; Scoby, R.K.; Shirley, John E. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1996)
    Sixty Holstein cows averaging 65 days in milk at the initiation of a 13-week study were used to evaluate three alfalfa haylages. Haylages were treated at the time of ensilation with either a Pioneer experimental ...
  • Schmidt, Karen A.; Stupar, J.; Shirley, John E.; Adapa, S.; Sukup, D. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1996)
    The value of titratable acidity (TA) as an indicator of raw milk quality has been challenged recently, because milk is refrigerated within minutes after it leaves the cow until it reaches the consumer. Also, high milk ...
  • Stokka, G.L.; Smith, J.F.; Dunham, J.R.; Van Anne, T. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1996)
    Always consult your veterinarian when making vaccination decisions. The most common errors are failing to give booster immunizations and doing so at the incorrect time. Animal comfort is a greater determinant of production ...
  • Greenwood, R.H.; Morrill, J.L; Schwenke, J.R. (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1996)
    Newborn Holstein calves were used to investigate responses to supplemental antioxidants provided in daily milk allotments. Treated calves assigned to receive daily 100 IU of d-alpha tocopherol (vitamin E), 5 mg ...