RumiNation is a series of conversations between Chris Gwyn and different influencers of the North American dairy industry. Discussions will revolve around the topics of animal welfare, management, profitability, productivity, longevity and sustainability.
Utilizing behavior data to prevent disease
What are the impacts of liquid addition, forage processing and particle length on cows’ sorting behavior? How much sorting is too much sorting? How short is too short when it comes to processed dry forages?
Managing Hoof trimming to prevent Chronic lameness
Chronic lameness on the dairy is an issue that can be resolved. Identifying and caring for these cows will have a very positive impact on your dairy.
Digging Deeper into Fatty Acid Nutrition – Palmitic Acid
How do the dairy cow nutrition and milk production work? How can the cow transform unsaturated fatty acids into saturated fatty acids? What does palmitic acid feeding do to the cow on her production efficiency and on the milk itself? Get answers and learn more about fatty acids, digestion and dairy nutrition with Dr. Adam Lock.
Insight into feeding in Automated Milking Systems
How much is too much feed in a robot? Does it have to be carbohydrates, in a pellet and how much does palatability really matter? Speaking of AMS feed intake, how well can it be measured? And what impact does that have on the cow?
RumiNation is a series of conversations between Chris Gwyn and different actors of the North American dairy industry. Discussions will revolve around the topics of animal welfare, management, profitability, productivity and longevity.
A podcast that cuts the bull... straight to the point and informative.