Energy required for maintenance has increased significantly since 1975, when Dutch net energy system for dairy cattle was developed.
University of Saskatchewan receives funding for 20 projects to advance cattle, swine and poultry research.
Commitment will increase faculty for VERO's 2+2 veterinary education program
DFA says it had interactions with Justice Department over potential transaction.
Telemeres shown to indicate how long-lived and healthy an animal may be and could help find ways of producing better dairy and beef cattle.
U.K. researchers looking into more effective ways to monitor greenhouse gas emissions in grazing cattle.
Mycobacterium bovis also remains metabolically active and continues to grow at lower temperatures than expected.
Daily milk records from milking robots show short-term fluctuations in milk yield, which may inform genetic selection decisions on resilient cows.
Vaccine induces immunity to infection by brucella in domestic ruminants.
Interdigital hyperplasia in cattle had been attributed mostly to poor hygiene, but new research finds genetic component.