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THE LONGER calves travel on a truck, the more weight they lose, Canadian research published in the Journal of Animal Science shows.
RESPIRATORY DISEASE in calves and young stock can occur sporadically as isolated cases, but also as outbreaks.
IT’S WEANING time for the first of the calves from the trial at Massey University looking at possible benefits of differing milk diets and machine feeding compared with hand feeding on calf growth rate and subsequent performance of dairy cattle.
THE NATIONAL Animal Welfare Advisory Committee (NAWAC) is seeking public consultation on proposed changes to the Animal Welfare (Dairy Cattle) Code of Welfare 2010.