Browsing PRO-DAIRY by Author "Bach, Kathryn"
Seely, Claira; Bach, Kathryn; Barbano, Dave; McArt, Jessica (Progressive Dairy, 2020-07)Our study shows blood NEFA and BHB have consistent daily patterns. Time relative to feeding should be considered when analyzing blood for energy metabolites, specifically NEFA and BHB, as concentrations vary significantly ...
McArt, Jessica; Bach, Kathryn (DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2016-10)Use blood ketone testing to improve monitoring of fresh cow health and management.
Bach, Kathryn; McArt, Jessica (Progressive Dairyman, 2018-07-19)Mastitis is one of the most common and costly diseases facing the dairy industry today. Annually, over $2 billion are lost to mastitis alone, with an average per-case cost estimated at $444. Nearly two-thirds of these ...
Treating the ketotic dairy cow – Does intravenous dextrose improve health and production over oral propylene glycol alone? Bach, Kathryn; Capel, Michael; Mann, Sabine; McArt, Jessica (Progressive Dairy, 2020-07)Our findings in four herds suggest that intravenous dextrose for one or three days in addition to oral PG for treatment of early postpartum ketosis did not improve recovery, reduce the risk of adverse health events, or ...