Recent Stories by Maureen Hanson
Feb 08, 2019 by Maureen Hanson
Both colostrum and oral vaccines are critical to immune development and disease prevention in newborn calves. But they should not be given at the same time.
Jan 09, 2019 by Maureen Hanson
Data gathered in a recent study by the USDA’s National Animal Health Monitoring System also yields important information regarding colostrum delivery, calf nutrition, ventilation and maternal heat stress.
Dec 06, 2018 by Maureen Hanson
Increasing the liquid nutrients delivered to calves in cold weather is a highly recommended practice, and is done with the best of intentions. But abomassal bloat can be a deadly side effect for some calves.
Nov 12, 2018 by Maureen Hanson
The October issue of the Journal of Dairy Science features six new articles on preweaned heifer calf management.