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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Risco, Carlos A., Melendez Retamal, Pedro.
Format: Book
Published: Chichester, West Sussex ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
Table of Contents:
  • Management considerations from parturition to the end of the voluntary waiting period to optimize health and reproductive performance
  • Nutritional management of the prepartum dairy cow
  • Calving management: a team approach
  • Monitoring health and looking for sick cows
  • Nutritional management of lactating dairy cows
  • Reproductive management in dairy cows
  • Reproductive management of lactating dairy cows for first postpartum insemination
  • Applications of ultrasonography in dairy cattle reproductive management
  • Resynchronization of estrus, ovulation, and timed insemination in lactating dairy cows
  • Diseases that affect the reproductive performance of dairy cattle
  • Infectious reproductive diseases
  • Economics of reproductive performance
  • Managing reproduction during heat stress in dairy cows
  • Immunology and vaccination of dairy cattle
  • Management of dairy calves from birth to weaning
  • Nutritional management of dairy heifers
  • Management strategies to optimize reproductive efficiency in dairy heifers
  • Managing mastitis and producing quality milk
  • Lameness in dairy cattle
  • Management strategies for optimizing forage quality for dairy production
  • Applied statistical analyses for dairy production
  • Dairy records analysis and evaluation of performance
  • Managing people in today's production dairy environment
  • Practical genetics
  • Euthanasia techniques for dairy cattle
  • Managing herd health in organic herds.