Quick guide to stall lameness scoring

Source: proAction Two methods can be used for scoring lameness in dairy cattle: Gait Scoring or Stall Lameness Scoring. Please see the Quick Guide to...

Reminder: Don’t miss the Animal Nutrition Conference of Canada May 10-14

Virtual event themed 'Feeding the Future' features latest knowledge and research Scientific advances, new opportunities and outstanding networking — these are just a few of the many...

Improving On-Farm Performance: Management vs Genetics?

Source: Lactanet Canada Advances in research and technology give us a deeper understanding of the complex biological processes and environmental factors behind the production of...

Sub-acute ruminal acidosis (SARA) in dairy cows

Source: Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Fact Sheet written by: T. Mutsvangwa – Research Associate/University of Guelph; T. Wright – Acting Dairy Cattle...

Are some cows genetically susceptible to Johne’s Disease?

Source: Dairy Research Cluster A research project led by Nathalie Bissonnette (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) -Sherbrooke) and Kapil Tahlan (Memorial University of Newfoundland) is investigating genetic markers...

Federal Budget a step in the right direction on dairy processors compensation

Source: Dairy Processors Association of Canada The Dairy Processors Association of Canada (DPAC) welcomes measures announced in the 2021 Federal Budget to support dairy processors...

Minister Bibeau announces reappointment to the Canadian Dairy Commission

Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Today, the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced the reappointment of Serge Riendeau as Chief Executive...

P and K Fertility in Forage-Dominated Rotations: Are You Keeping Up? By Adam Parker,...

P and K Fertility in Forage-Dominated Rotations: Are You Keeping Up? Corn silage is an essential part of many livestock operations as a primary feed...

Why are processors asking for trade compensation?

Source: DPAC Until recently, we had been boasting about unmatched growth of milk production in Canada, thanks to consumers’ renewed taste for milk fat. After...

Nutrition and Feed Management

National Farm Animal Care Council Code of Practice for the care and handling of farm animals – Dairy Cattle, Section 2.2 The nutritional requirements of...
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