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A.I. & BREEDING

From estrus and heat detection to genomics and sexed semen, discover the latest information to improve reproductive performance.

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With no let-up in the need to cultivate profitability, dairies constantly seek ways to manage expenses while increasing income opportunities.

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Achieving a heat detection rate between 68 and 75 percent, conception rate as high as 40 to 48 percent and a pregnancy rate range between 30 and 37 percent is attainable, and top dairy herds out there are doing it.

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If you feed dairy cows, at some point, in some way, you will deal with the negative effects of mycotoxins on animal health and performance.

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With more herds achieving outstanding milk yields, more questions are raised about how these high yields impact reproductive performance.

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Today we can drive Tesla vehicles guided by automatic driving modules, hockey players and professional athletes shatter statistics and establish new records, and thanks to science, we are testing hyper-loops to shape our future – and the human race will eventually control its biological destiny like never before.

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Ultrasound equipment has advanced to the point it is portable and affordable for individual farms to acquire. For some dairies, adoption of this technology could yield a high return on investment. For others, the returns may not be ideal.

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