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Calf and heifer rearing : principles of rearing the modern dairy heifer : proceedings of the 60th University of Nottingham Easter School in Agricultural Science / edited by P.C. Garnsworthy.

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Robertson Library SF205.E27 2005 37348006716823 STACKS Available -
Subject: Calves > Nutrition > Congresses.
Calves > Physiology > Congresses.
Calves > Growth > Congresses.
Calves > Health > Congresses.
Heifers > Health > Congresses.

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  • ISBN: 1904761224
  • Physical Description: 500 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Nottingham : Nottingham University Press, 2005.

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General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Modern calves and heifers: challenges for rearing systems / P. C. Garnsworthy -- Physiology of growth / John M. Brameld -- Bovine gut development / J. W. Blum -- Rumen development in the dairy calf / A. J. Heinrichs and K. E. Lesmeister -- Current perspectives on the energy and protein requirements of the pre-weaned calf / Michael Van Amburgh and James Drackley -- Nutrient sources for liquid feeding of calves / K. G. Tanan -- Nutrient sources for solid feeds and factors affecting their intake by calves / T. Mark Hill, Jim M. Aldrich, and Rick L. Schlotterbeck -- Passive immunity in newborn calves / J. D. Quigley, C. J. Hammer, L. E. Russell, J. Polo -- Digestive secretions in preruminant and ruminant calves and some aspects of their regulation / Paul Guilloteau, Romuald Zabielski -- Management of diseases in calves and heifers / Roger W. Blowey -- Welfare implications of dairy calf and heifer rearing / Alistair B. Lawrence, Cathy M. Dwyer, Susan Jarvis and David Roberts -- Early growth effects on subsequent health and performance of dairy heifers / James K. Drackley -- Mammary development and milk yield potential / Kris Sejrsen -- Grazing systems for dairy herd replacements / L. E. R. Dawson and A. F. Carson -- Fertility in the modern dairy heifer / Kevin D. Sinclair and Robert Webb -- Guidelines for optimal dairy heifer rearing and herd performance / J. Margerison and N. Downey.

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