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Manger misting improves dairy cows' appetite

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Thomas A. Shultz, Cooperative Extension, Tulare County
Stanton R. Morrison, University of California, Davis

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California Agriculture 41(5):12-13.

Published May 01, 1987

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Abstract

Misting also decreased losses in milk yield, reduced cow mortality after calving, and improved reproduction.Misting corral feed mangers during heat waves more than pays for itself in improved milk yield and reproduction.

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The authors thank Larry Collar and Cloren Wynn, Dairyman's Cooperative Creamery Association for technical assistance; and wish to acknowledge the use of data presented in 1986 Proceedings, Southwest Nutrition Conference, Tempe, Arizona.

Manger misting improves dairy cows' appetite

Thomas A. Shultz, Stanton R. Morrison
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Manger misting improves dairy cows' appetite

Share using any of the popular social networks Share by sending an email Print article
Share using any of the popular social networks Share by sending an email Print article

Authors

Thomas A. Shultz, Cooperative Extension, Tulare County
Stanton R. Morrison, University of California, Davis

Publication Information

California Agriculture 41(5):12-13.

Published May 01, 1987

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

Misting also decreased losses in milk yield, reduced cow mortality after calving, and improved reproduction.Misting corral feed mangers during heat waves more than pays for itself in improved milk yield and reproduction.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

Author notes

The authors thank Larry Collar and Cloren Wynn, Dairyman's Cooperative Creamery Association for technical assistance; and wish to acknowledge the use of data presented in 1986 Proceedings, Southwest Nutrition Conference, Tempe, Arizona.


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