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Table of Contents
Session I. Consumer and Producer Realities
Separating Milk Fats from Fiction
Session II. Health Management
Using Cow Behaviour to Predict Disease
Using On-Farm Mastitis Culturing
Practical Strategies to Improve Hoof Health
Session III. Optimizing Feeding Efficiency
Using Starch Digestibility Information in Ration Balancing
Session IV. Environmental Impact of Dairying
The Environmental Impact of Fertility in Dairy Cows
Implementing Waste Solutions for Dairy Farms
Session V. Strategies to Improve Reproductive Performance
Reproductive Management of Dairy Heifers
Session VI. Minerals for a Healthy Herd
Strategies to Reduce Phosphorus Losses from Dairy Farms
Session VII. Strategies to Improve your Bottom Line
Alberta Johne's Disease Initiative
Understanding How Photoperiod Manipulation Enhances Milk Production
Review on Factors That Affect Feed Efficiency and Indirect Effect of Selection for Efficiency on Some Traits
Does Flooring Surface Affect Estrous Behaviour in Lactating Dairy Cows?
Does Age or Lactation Affect the Expression of Mounting Behaviour in Dairy Cattle?
Association between Endometrial Cytology and Uterine Ultrasound Findings in Postpartum Dairy Cows
Pregnancy Establishment in Dairy Cows Supplemented With Progesterone Before and After Timed-AI
Evaluation of Wheat DDGS as a Barley Grain Substitute for Early Lactating Dairy Cows
Effect of In Vitro Fibre Digestibility of Whole Plant Barley Silage on Milk Production and Feed Efficiency
Dairy Cow Lactation Curve Comparison of Pre 1960 and Post 2005 Daily Milk Yields Based on the Wood's Model
Inhalation as Route of Transmission for Mycobacterium Avium Subspecies Paratuberculosis
Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci and the Consequences for Udder Health, Milk Production and Culling
Comparison of Milk and Serum ELISA in the Determination of the Prevalence of Johne's Disease in Alberta Dairy Herds
Age and Dose Dependent Susceptibility to Mycobacterium Avium Subsp. Paratuberculosis in Dairy Cattle
Investigating Mesenteric Lymph Nodes and Fat for Microbes Associated with Crohn's Disease
Dairy Cow Longevity in Alberta
Antimicrobial Resistance in Common Mastitis Pathogens on Canadian Dairy Farms
Antimicrobial Use on Canadian Dairy Farms
Fertility Markers in Dairy Bulls: Implications for Improving Cattle Productivity
Risk Assessment and Environmental Sampling as Useful Tools to Control Johne's Disease on Alberta Dairy Farms
Concentrations of Non Structural Carbohydrates in AM and PM-Cut Forage Species.
Effect of Cutting Time and Maceration on Nitrogen Utilization of Trefoil-Grass Hay by Growing Cattle.
Calf Mortality and Morbidity in Central Europe and Canada: Comparative Incidence, Producers' Estimates and Management Practices
Effect of Cutting Management and Maceration on Forage Total Non-structural Carbohydrates Concentration and Cattle Preference.
Swathing On the Concentration of Non Structural Carbohydrates during Wilting of Alfalfa
Amino Acid Profiles and In Vitro Intestinal Digestibility of Corn Distiller Grain
Milk, an Outstanding Source of Vitamin B12
Expression of Heme Related Genes in Staphylococcus Aureus