Better Herd Podcast – How BCS influences fertility

Polled Cow

Dairy cow fertility underpins the viability and productivity of every dairy business. So how do you determine the key management areas to focus on in order to maximise your herd’s reproductive performance?

Sheryl Haitana chats with senior research scientist Jane Kay from DairyNZ about how body condition at a herd level influences reproductive performance.

Find out why hitting body condition score targets is important, what strategies farmers can use to get every cow close to her ideal BCS at calving, and the tools available to help.

For more information from DairyNZ about body condition score strategies, click here.

To learn more about body condition and nutrition for reproduction, click here.

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