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Economic Considerations Regarding the Raising of Dairy Replacement Heifers
Dr. Michael Overton, Elanco
Dr. Overton joins us to discuss heifer raising costs. In this presentation, he focuses on the differences in conventional vs. intensive heifer systems. Within this framework, he’ll walk you through an analysis of costs incurred in different growth stages, compare models, and touch on the impact that heifer rearing programs can have on later lactation. To be released April 17, 2017.