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Managing and Monitoring Energy Metabolism of the Transition Cow

Posted by Dr. Ric Grummer, Ph.D.
The importance of feed intake in supporting a successful transition period is reviewed as are the physiology of intake regulation and how diet can influence feed intake. Herd level diagnostic tools that can be used to assess energy status are a highlight of this article. Read "Managing and Monitoring Energy Metabolism in the Transition Cow" by Thomas R. Overton.

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