Contents tagged with body condition score (BCS)

26 August 2021

Find out why the correct body condition score at calving is such an important part of effective transition management.

26 November 2020

Preparation is key to successfully drying off cattle and avoiding infections.

12 June 2020

A flowchart on how to assess body condition score in dairy cattle, using the Penn State assessment method. Use the step-by-step guide to work out the body condition score of individual cows, using the coloured step markers, images and detailed steps to guide you.

10 June 2020

A pad to allow you to record body condition score at different times during the lactation

22 May 2020

A visual and manual demonstration of body condition scoring of sows from an indoor breeding herd

22 May 2020

A visual and manual demonstration of body condition scoring of sows from an outdoor breeding herd

5 October 2020

How to body condition score (BCS) sows to ensure the health, welfare, productivity and longevity of your breeding pig herd.

6 September 2019

If you haven’t already, now is the time to body condition score your weaned ewes and suckler cows.

29 November 2018

Mastitis is an inflammation of the mammary gland, usually caused by bacterial infection. It can present as subclinical infection or clinical disease, which can be acute (sudden, short-term) or chronic (long-term).

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