Glucose precursor may aid Holstein transition period

Dairy cows at risk of ketosis in early lactation, especially during transition period surrounding parturition.

Dairy cows are at risk of ketosis in early lactation, especially during the transition period surrounding parturition.

Researchers at the University of California-Davis School of Veterinary Medicine recently conducted a study to determine if supplementing transition Holstein and Jersey cows with a glucose precursor product (GPP; Glucose Booster) increases milk, fat and protein production as well as if it increases blood glucose, decreases blood ketone bodies and reduces the inciden

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