Winter Dairy Management programs across the state, coordinated by Pro-Dairy’s Kathy Barrett, focused on transition dairy cows and how better management can profit dairy owners.
“There are many interacting factors that affect how successful producers are with handling transition cows,” said CNY CCE Regional Dairy Specialist Dave Balbian. “Nutrition is very important, but it’s not the only thing. We dairy producers and researchers are learning more and more all the time how these factors interact.” Balbian emphasized that many components fit together and emphasizes that each component is important. [Read more…]