How to raise healthy calves – a practical approach

Speaker: Ingrid Lorenz

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How to raise healthy calves – a practical approach


This presentation will review the most current scientific understanding relating to good management practises in the area of calf rearing from birth to weaning. Main emphasis will be on colostrum management, further feeding, housing and hygiene.

  • Assess calf rearing management on cattle farms
  • Develop strategies to reach calf rearing targets
  • Monitor the performance of calf rearing systems
  • Investigate calf health problems on a herd level
  • Give evidence-based advice to improve management factors that lead to calf health issues

 

 

 

 

Sponsored by MSD Animal Health.