6 feed strategies to mitigate heat stress in cattle

Farmers Weekly

Heat stress can have a huge impact on cow health and milk production by reducing feed intake and rumination. Heat stress is caused not only by temperature, but humidity, and is measured using a temperature humidity index (THI), which calculates the combined effect of maximum daily temperature and humidity. High-yielding cows start experiencing heat stress […]

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