Performance and Behavioural Effects of Separating Dairy Cows and Their Calves at Birth

Michael Steele BSc(Hons), BVSc, MRCVS1*

1Inspire Cattle Solutions, 10 Granborough Road, Winslow, Buckinghamshire MK18 3BP
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Published: 29 June 2020

In this Audio Summary, Mike discusses whether calves separated at birth vs. suckled with the mother, has any behavioural and performance effects on both cow and/or calf. Read the full Knowledge Summary here.

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