Digitising forage options for intensive dairy systems

Digitising forage options for intensive dairy systems

Dairy UP PhD Projects Digitising forage options for intensive dairy systems Housing cows as a way to intensification is increasing in Australia. With feed being the largest cost of producing milk, developing modern and efficient feedbase options for these systems is...
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,...