Transition Cow

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

Conference Proceedings:

Optimizing Transition Cow Diets

Allen, M.S. and B.J. Bradford.  2008.  Optimizing Transition Cow Diets.  Annual Review of Nutrition Vol. 25:523-547.

http://tristatedairy.osu.edu/Proceedings%202008/Allen.pdf


Early Lactation Diets For Dairy Cattle – Focus on starch

Dann, H. M. and B. H. Nelson. 2011.  Early Lactation Diets For Dairy Cattle – Focus on starch.  William H. Miner Agricultural Research Institute.

www.ansci.cornell.edu/cnconf/2011proceedings/6.Dann.pdf


Steady as She Goes: Rethinking Dry Cow Nutrition

Drackley, J. K., Ph.D. 2008.  Steady as She Goes: Rethinking Dry Cow Nutrition. Mid-South Ruminant Nutrition Conference. 9-16

www.txanc.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/04-Drackley.pdf


Nutritional Intervention to Improve the Calcium and Energetic Status of High Producing Transition Dairy Cattle

Froetschel , M. A. 2011.  Nutritional Intervention to Improve the Calcium and Energetic Status of High Producing Transition Dairy Cattle.  The University of Georgia, Athens Georgia. 19-28

www.ads.uga.edu/extension/dairycattle/documents/2011PublishedProceedings.pdf


Choline: A Limiting Nutrient for Transition Dairy Cows

Grummer, R. R. Choline: A Limiting Nutrient for Transition Dairy Cows. Balchem Corporation, New Hampton, New York.  Department of Dairy Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

www.allaboutfeed.net/PageFiles/20221/001_1351673733504.pdf


Energy and Protein Nutrition for Transition Cows

Grummer, R. R., R. Ordway.  2011.  Energy and Protein Nutrition for Transition Cows.  Balchem Corp. New Hampton, NY.  Penn State Dairy Cattle Nutrition Workshop.

http://extension.psu.edu/animals/dairy/…/energy-and-protein-nutrition-for-transition-cows/at_download/file


Transition Cow Dry Matter Intake and Metabolic Disorders

Grummer, R. R. Transition Cow Dry Matter Intake and Metabolic Disorders. Department of Dairy Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison.


Fat Utilization in the Transition Cow

 Jenkins, T.C. and T.R. Overton.   Fat Utilization in the Transition Cow.  University, Clemson, SC. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.


Moderate Energy Dry Cow Diets May Improve Postpartum Health

Litherland, N.B.  Moderate Energy Dry Cow Diets May Improve Postpartum Health. Dairy Nutrition Extension and Research University of Minnesota Department of Animal Science.


Managing the Dynamics of Feed Intake and Body Condition Score During the Transition Period and Early Lactation

Overton, T.R. Managing the Dynamics of Feed Intake and Body Condition Score During the Transition Period and Early Lactation. Department of Animal Science Cornell University.

www.ansci.cornell.edu/cnconf/2011proceedings/20.Overton.pdf


Managing Energy Metabolism in Transition Dairy Cows

Overton, T.R. Managing Energy Metabolism in Transition Dairy Cows.  Department of Animal Science Cornell University

http://www.livestocktrail.illinois.edu/uploads/dairynet/papers/Managing%20Energy%20Overton.pdf


Dupont Animal Nutrition. Effects of Varying Amount of Dietary Starch with Supplementation of P169 Propionibacterium Fed Pre- and Postpartum on Feed Intake, Milk Production and Lipid Metabolism in Transition Dairy Cows

Sawall, Z., W. Weich, D. Lobao, T. Parrott and N. Litherland. Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota, St. Paul Dupont Animal Nutrition. Effects of Varying Amount of Dietary Starch with Supplementation of P169 Propionibacterium Fed Pre- and Postpartum on Feed Intake, Milk Production and Lipid Metabolism in Transition Dairy Cows.


Dietary Energy Density for the Close-Up Dry Cow – Postpartum Performance

Varga, G.A. Dietary Energy Density for the Close-Up Dry Cow – Postpartum Performance.  Department of Dairy and Animal Science Pennsylvania State University.

http://dairy.ifas.ufl.edu/rns/2007/Varga.pdf