Research Project Details

Development of a system to detect and resolve negative energy balance in prepartum dairy cows to prevent postparturient problems and to reduce calf losses

Lay Title: Resolution of prepartum negative energy balance to improve cow and calf health

Project Summary

Start Date: Jul-2004

Duration: 2 years.

Subjects: Health, Feeding, Herd Management, Nutrition, Calf, Transition

Funding Groups
Primary Funding Group: Dairy Farmers of Canada - PESAC
Matching Funding Group: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)