Improving dairy cow longevity through metabolomics

Improving dairy cow longevity through metabolomics

Dairy UP PhD Projects Improving dairy cow longevity through metabolomics PhD Student David Sheedy | dbsheedy@ucdavis.edu The longevity of a dairy cow is directly related to the profitability and environmental sustainability of the dairy industry. The most commonly...
Cow responses to climate extremes

Cow responses to climate extremes

Dairy UP PhD Projects Cow responses to climate extremes PhD Student Maddi Pearson​  Extreme climate events are increasingly in their frequency and degree with the cattle of the NSW dairy industry exposed to this environment. This PhD is investigating the diversity in...
Novel monitoring tools to optimise individual animal management

Novel monitoring tools to optimise individual animal management

Dairy UP PhD Projects Novel monitoring tools to optimise individual animal management PhD Student Alice Shirley  Our group has revealed the variability in response to feeding that exists for both calf development and cow performance. This PhD is exploring existing,...