April 27, 2017
Interim report for the first quarter of 2017:
Strong start to the year for Bayer
April 11, 2017
I want to know how the world works – a simple yet complex desire that drives my work in science. There is so much knowledge to be gained. But most important is what we choose to do with that knowledge. Bringing different thinking and perspectives together leads to solutions.
April 6, 2017
Well-being. It means different things to different people but one thing that can be agreed on is that it is important to maintain at the highest standard, particularly with dairy cattle. So what are the important factors, how do we reliably assess dairy cattle well-being and where are the common challenges?
April 6, 2017
Sub-clinical ketosis is an under-identified threat, estimated to affect 41 to 43% of cows at least once in the first 2 to 3 weeks postpartum. How much is this ‘silent’ form of the condition really worth worrying about though? Let’s look at the stats:
April 5, 2017
In the dairy industry, it is common practice to restrict a calf’s access to milk - on the one hand, to save money, on the other hand it is believed that restrictive feeding of milk encourages the calf to eat more solid feed, thus beginning the weaning process earlier. This approach was recommended and accepted as a standard industry practice. However, these recommendations have been challenged with new findings.