feeding behavior in adult dairy cattle

Feeding Behavior, Feed Space, and Bunk Design and Management for Adult Dairy Cattle

By Trevor J.DeVries

Published on 25/01/2019

Successful management of dairy cow nutrition, not only ensures the proper formulation and preparation of a diet but also involves ensuring cows consume the diet. This research from the University of Guelph shows how the feeding behavior of dairy cows — including how, when and what cows eat of the feed provided to them — has a significant impact on cow health and productivity.


Read the abstract here.