Transition Cow

We have gathered a collection of recent journal articles (below) that relate to specific issues associated with the Transition Cow.  The link following each citation will display the abstract or full journal article, if available.

Journal Articles:

Abomasal protein infusion in postpartum transition dairy cows: Effect on performance and mammary metabolism

M. Larsen, H. Lapierre, and N. B. Kristensen, 2014.  Abomasal protein infusion in postpartum transition dairy cows: Effect on performance and mammary metabolism.   J. Dairy Sci. 97 :5608–5622.

http://dx.doi.org/ 10.3168/jds.2013-7247


Effect of supplemental concentrate type on milk production and metabolic status in early-lactation dairy cows grazing perennial ryegrass-based pasture

Whelan, S. J., K. M. Pierce, B. Flynn, and F. J. Mulligan, 2012.  Effect of supplemental concentrate type on milk production and metabolic status in early-lactation dairy cows grazing perennial ryegrass-based pasture.   J. Dairy Sci. 95:4541–4549.

http://www.journalofdairyscience.org/article/S0022-0302(12)00443-2/abstract