Feed Industry Fellowship with a Focus on Dairy Feeding Systems

Feed Industry Fellowship with a Focus on Dairy Feeding Systems

PROJECT LEAD: Dr. Heidi Rossow, VMTRC, UC Davis, 2020 KEY TAKE-A-WAYS • Dairy feed fellowships provide graduate students in animal nutrition with practical knowledge and experience about feeding systems and nutrient management in a large dairy herd environment.  • The...
Precision and Accuracy of Cow-Side Tests for Quarter

Precision and Accuracy of Cow-Side Tests for Quarter

RESEARCHERS: Dr. Heidi Rossow, VMTRC, UC Davis and Dr. Maria Marco, UC Davis, 2021 KEY TAKE-A-WAYS • Cow-side tests that predict somatic cell count (SCC) are quicker and relatively cheaper than milk cultures for testing for mammary infections, but their predictive...

Dairy Research Bulletin: Selected Articles from July 2022

Environmental Management and Sustainability Symposium review: Effective nutritional strategies to mitigate enteric methane in dairy cattle. Hristov AN, Melgar A, Wasson D, Arndt C. J Dairy Sci. 2022 Jul 18:S0022-0302(22)00392-7. Intensive research in the past decade...
Dairy Research Bulletin:  Selected Articles from June

Dairy Research Bulletin: Selected Articles from June

Environmental Management and Sustainability Implications of changes in climate and human development on 21st-century global drought risk. Elkouk A, Pokhrel Y, Satoh Y, Bouchaou L. J Environ Manage. 2022;317:115378. Climate change is expected to exacerbate drought...
Dairy Research Bulletin:  Selected Articles from May

Dairy Research Bulletin: Selected Articles from May

Environmental Management and Sustainability Recognizing salinity threats in the climate crisis. L CE, Downey K, Colby RS, Freire CA, Nichols S, Burgess MN, Judy KJ. Integr Comp Biol. 2022 May 31:icac069. Climate change is causing habitat salinity to transform at...