Transition Cow

We have gathered a collection of recent conference proceedings (below) that relate to specific issues associated with the Transition Cow. 

Conference Proceedings:

Transitioning With Efficiency, is it possible?

Dr. Phil Cardoso, DVM, PhD. July 11, 2014 – 4-State Dairy Nutrition & Management Conference.

http://transitioncow.net/media-files/Cardoso-4state-2014-Transition-Efficiency.pdf


Transition Cow Health: Meeting the demands of lactation while maintaining a healthy liver

Dr. Heather White, PhD. 2014 – 4-State Dairy Nutrition & Management Conference.

http://transitioncow.net/media-files/4-State-Ketosis-Talk-H- White.pdf (14 MB)


Meeting the Challenges of Improving Health in Periparturient Dairy Cows

Ametaj, B. N., Q. Zebeli, S. Iqbal and S. M. Dunn. 2012. Meeting the Challenges of Improving Health in Periparturient Dairy Cows. Pages 287-317 in Proc. WCDS Advances in Dairy Technology.

http://www.wcds.ca/proc/2012/Manuscripts/Ametaj.pdf


Metabolic Health in the Transition Period and Fertility of Dairy Cows

Bisinotto, R.S., E.S. Ribeiro, F.S. LimaN. Martinez, L.F. Greco, J.E.P. Santos. 2011. Metabolic Health in the Transition Period and Fertility of Dairy Cows. Pages 53-62 in The AABP Proceedings.


Inflammation and Transition Cow Disorders

Bradford, B. 2010. Inflammation and Transition Cow Disorders. Kansas State University. Bradford, B. Connecting Transition Cow Physiology, Behavior, and Nutrition. Kansas State University.

http://en.engormix.com/MA-dairy-cattle/health/articles/inflammation-transition-cow-disorders-t1559/165-p0.htm


Connecting Transition Cow Physiology, Behavior, and Nutrition

Bradford, B., 2011. Connecting Transition Cow Physiology, Behavior, and Nutrition. KSU/WDMC 207-220.

http://www.wdmc.org/2011/2011%20Proceedings-Complete.pdf


Balancing the Acute Phase Response during the Transition Period: Impacts on Performance and Health

Bradford, B. 2012. Balancing the Acute Phase Response during the Transition Period: Impacts on Performance and Health. Kansas State University.

http://en.engormix.com/MA-dairy-cattle/genetic/articles/balancing-acute-phase-response-t2224/103-p0.htm


Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Transition Cows

Bradford, B., 2011. Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Transition Cows. KSU/Corn Nutr. Conf 1-10.

http://www.ansci.cornell.edu/cnconf/2011proceedings/2.Bradford.pdf


The Endocrine Network: A Growing List of Hormones Regulating Transition Cow Metabolism

Bradford, B. The Endocrine Network: A Growing List of Hormones Regulating Transition Cow Metabolism. Kansas State University.


Transition Cow Immune Function and Interaction with Metabolic Diseases

Goff, J.P., 2008. Transition Cow Immune Function and Interaction with Metabolic Diseases. Tri-State Dairy Nut. Conf. 45-57.

www.tristatedairy.osu.edu/Proceedings%202008/goff.pdf


A field trial on the effect of propylene glycol on displaced abomasum, removal from herd, and reproduction in fresh cows diagnosed with subclinical ketosis

McArt, J. A. A., D. V. Nydam and G. R. Oetzel. 2012. A field trial on the effect of propylene glycol on displaced abomasum, removal from herd, and reproduction in fresh cows diagnosed with subclinical ketosis. J. Dairy Sci. 95:2505–2512.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22541477


Use and Interpretation of Pooled Metabolic Profiles for Evaluating Transition Cow Health Status

Van Saun, R.J. Use and Interpretation of Pooled Metabolic Profiles for Evaluating Transition Cow Health Status. The AABP Proceedings 38:180


Metabolic Implications for Transition Cow Immunity

Waldron, M.R., 2011. Metabolic Implications for Transition Cow Immunity. 4 State Dairy Conf. 22-27.

http://www.livestocktrail.illinois.edu/dairynet/paperDisplay.cfm?ContentID=10316