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New Genetic Defect Discovered in Holsteins

Holstein calves have recently been discovered to be demonstrating a new genetic defect. The USDA, university researchers, and dairy genetics companies are working together to tackle the defect, currently labeled a “Calf Recumbency.” Affected newborn calves with the defect are characterized by being weak and unable to stand […]

What makes colostrum special?

One quick glance is usually all it takes to distinguish the difference between colostrum and milk; the consistency and color of colostrum typically give it away. However, we know that this first secretion from the mammary gland following calving differs from mature milk in more ways than what […]