Early management key to older heifer health

By Jeanette Fisher
September 26 2020 - 9:00am
The growth rate and body condition of heifers between weaning and calving should be monitored at least monthly.
The growth rate and body condition of heifers between weaning and calving should be monitored at least monthly.

I have been doing some ongoing work with dairy farmers in the UK and was recently asked by a vet if I could prepare a talk on the care of older heifers but fortunately, she did not define "older".

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