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Reducing Calf Stress at Weaning - Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica

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Cattle experience a variety of stressors throughout their life that can hinder their overall productivity. Combining good management practices with a solid ...

How to Reduce Stress During Cattle Weaning - Purina Mills

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Q: What can I do to reduce stress in calves this weaning season? A: When cattle are stressed, they often quit eating. The sooner you can get your calves to eat, ...

4 Tips For Low-Stress Weaning | BEEF Daily - BEEF Magazine

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Sep 23, 2014 ... From fence-line weaning, to using a plastic nose piece to prevent nursing, to introducing creep feed and working calves before weaning, here ...

Winter Management of the Beef Cow Herd - NDSU Agriculture

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Plains can be challenging seasons for weaning and calving. In the fall, wet, cold ... value of the hair coat critical to already stressed calves. In the spring, wet and ...

animal health effects of the october 2013 blizzard - DigitalCommons ...

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Most producers in the area typically wean calves in mid- to late October. The .... the blizzard, stress and feed and water deprivation were certainly involved.

Blizzard leaves thousands of cattle dead across western South Dakota

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“Most cattle lived and have been subjected to severe weather-related stress,” he says. ... Daly says weaned calves that survived may now be more susceptible to ...

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NMSU: Minimizing Weaning Stress on Calves

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Facilities, labor, and feed resources should be considered when deciding which weaning protocol is most likely to minimize stress on calves while still preparing ...

Low-Stress Weaning - iGrow.org

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Aug 25, 2014 ... Weaning is a stressful time for calves. This stress can contribute to reduced feed consumption, which means poor nutrition. It also can depress ...

Spring Weather Requires Attention to Cattle Health | Bovine ...

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Mar 4, 2008 ... Adapting to changing weather is hard on cattle, especially in the spring ... a spring blizzard, can throw off the health of even weaned, heavy calves. ... “ Fluctuating weather can stress newborn calves, freshly weaned fall-born ...