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Effect of Housing and Management on Microclimate of Shed and Milk Yield of Dairy Cattle in Coastal Climate of Goa

Ten farmers from each of the six talukas (Pernem, Bicholim, and Ponda talukas of North Goa district; Salcete, Canacona, and Sanguem talukas of South Goa district) were considered for this study based on cattle population with the goal of developing suitable housing systems to improve animal comfort and increase the productivity of the animals. Farmers…
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October 5, 2021 0

Study on the Effect of Different Rearing Conditions during Milk Drinking Period on Performance and Behaviour of Dairy Cows in their First Lactation

The researchers wanted to see if the sire lineage and rearing conditions until weaning affected cow growth, milk yield, and maze learning behaviour. 35 Holstein heifers were randomly assigned to one of three treatments: SM, n=13, in hutch from 2nd to 56th day, 6 kg milk replacer daily), then loose housing pen to weaning (they…
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