Dairy Cattle

MYCOmpass Series: Animal Nutrition Tools for Diagnosing Dairy and Beef Health


Description
Dairy and beef farm performance hinges on cattle efficiently digesting high quality feeds and converting these nutrients into animal protein. Diet intake and digestion is dependent upon nutrient quality and animal health, including digestive tract health and integrity. Animal health and digestion efficiency can be hampered by poor feed hygienic characteristics and contamination. Identifying and eliminating hygienic challenges and contamination can contribute to improved performance and efficiency. 

What You Will Learn:

-What factors contribute to poor feed hygiene
-How to identify feed hygiene risk factors
-Learn how these risk factors interact with one another
-Helpful management steps and action points to alleviate feed hygiene challenges
Content
  • MYCOmpass #6 Goeser
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: 3 years