Monitor subclinical ketosis to support transition cows

Monitor subclinical ketosis to support transition cows

A routine ketosis monitoring program can help reduce the incidence of subclinical ketosis.

*Dr. Neil Michael is manager of global technical services at Arm & Hammer Animal Nutrition.

IMMEDIATELY after calving, dairy cows have a huge demand for nutrients to support the current high levels of production.

Simultaneously, this is when dry matter intake declines, and the feedstuffs are not able to supply all of the glucose needed to support milk production.

To compensate for this ener

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