Wednesday, April 3, 2024
Bird flu detected in Texas and Kansas, US dairy cattle milk
US officials have confirmed the presence of bird flu in milk in dairy cattle from Texas and Kansas, raising concerns about its potential impact on the livestock industry and food safety, PBS NewsHour reported.
Thursday, March 28, 2024
Bird flu detected in dairy cattle milk in Texas and Kansas, US
US officials confirmed that milk from dairy cattle in Texas and Kansas has tested positive for bird flu, raising concerns about the spread of the virus in livestock, Associated Press reported.
Tuesday, January 16, 2024
Canadian innovation based on genetic selection to cut dairy cattle's methane emissions awarded
A University of Guelph (Canada) innovation that uses genetic selection methods to reduce methane emissions in dairy cattle has received the university's Innovation of the Year Award for 2023.
Friday, November 24, 2023
Breakthrough in sorghum cultivation promises enhanced nutrient availability for dairy cattle
A research initiative at the University of Nevada, United States, aims to revolutionise global sorghum cultivation, potentially transforming dairy cattle nutrition, Nevada Today reported.
Wednesday, September 27, 2023
USDA-backed project to test novel sorghum cultivars for beef, dairy cattle in US
A new USDA-supported project will test and release several new sorghum cultivars that promise high-yielding, nutritious forage for beef and dairy cattle operations in US north-central states.
Thursday, August 24, 2023
Study puts spotlight on regulatory genes as key to heritability of dairy cattle traits
Regulatory genes — genes that control how other genes are used — are responsible for 69% of the heritability of dairy cattle traits such as milk production and fertility, according to a study published on August 23 in the journa ...
Thursday, August 17, 2023
University of Bristol to harness AI for early disease detection in dairy cattle
Researchers at the University of Bristol have secured funding to delve into the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) for early disease detection in dairy cattle, part of a broader campaign to combat endemic livestock diseases, supporte ...
Thursday, August 17, 2023
Neogen launches new genomic data management tool for dairy cattle
Neogen Corporation announced on August 15 that it has launched Igenity® Enhanced Dairy, a new genomic data management tool
Monday, July 31, 2023
Malaysian company to invest $20 million into dairy cattle breeding in Philippines
Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. has welcomed the idea of large-scale cattle raising in the Philippines to boost milk production as he announced a $20-million investment from a Malaysian dairy company.
Thursday, June 1, 2023
Canadian universities launch research on AI's impact on dairy cattle welfare
A research collaboration between McGill University and the University of Quebec in Montreal aims to explore the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) in promoting dairy cattle welfare, Alberta Farmer Express reported.
Monday, March 20, 2023
Netherlands' dairy cattle numbers stay almost unchanged last year
At 1.57 million, the Netherlands' dairy cattle herd remained virtually unchanged in 2022.
Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Malaysian Palm Oil Board says palm kernel expeller safe for use in dairy cattle feed
The Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) said palm kernel expeller (PKE), also known as palm kernel cake (PKC) is safe to be used as feed material for dairy cattle, as studies have showed that it provides positive effects on the performance and ...
Friday, September 30, 2022
Study shows welfare of dairy cattle worse than beef cattle
A University of Copenhagen led study found that dairy cattle experience worse welfare compared to cattle raised for beef due to human intervention, reported.
Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Group proposes changes to New Zealand's code of welfare for dairy cattle
New Zealand's National Animal Welfare Advisory Committee (NAWAC) is recommending revisions to the dairy cattle welfare code, including a minimum standard and code of best practise, Stuff New Zealand reported.
Thursday, March 31, 2022
Roslin: Milk test could spot common dairy cattle disease
According to a research, a novel test for a component in milk could help lower the incidence of a prevalent disease in dairy cattle, the Roslin Institute said.

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