Nutrition and Feed Management

Information and tools to assist in managing dairy cattle nutrition and feed management, including resources on forage, silage, pasture, and water needs. Tips on monitoring heifer growth and weaning strategies for heifers and calves.

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Transition Calf Housing
Transition Calf Housing - Articles Articles
We focus on keeping calves healthy and growing and on breeding heifers, but if we lose a month between these two points we never get it back. More
Figure 1. Water intake at various levels of milk production.
Watering System Design - Articles Articles
Consider how and when cows drink to create a system that ensures every cow gets as much water as she will drink. More
Use of Commodity Ingredients for Dairy Cattle
Use of Commodity Ingredients for Dairy Cattle - Articles Articles

Use of Commodity Ingredients for Dairy Cattle

Virginia A. Ishler, John Tyson

Explore ingredient storage, nutrient composition and variability, and considerations for managing a commodity-based feeding system. More