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Determining Age of Calf by Examination of Teeth

Determination of age of calf is important for effective sale / purchase and cost decisions. It is quite easy to determine age in calves by examining teeth. At birth, a...
Development of Australian Milking Zebu

Development of Australian Milking Zebu

Cattle native to tropical climate, especially Zebu, are genetically well adapted to climate stress, infections and infestations prevalent in the native area but their productivity is found to be low.
How to Test Bulls and Cows for the Beta Casein Gene Variants

How to Test Bulls and Cows for the Beta Casein Gene Variants

There is increasing interest of consumers in A2 milk as it is considered to be safer than A1. Some basic about these two genes must be understood.
Use Semen from Disease-free and Progeny Tested Bulls for Artificial Insemination

Always Insist on Using Semen from Disease-free and Progeny Tested Bulls for Artificial Insemination

While breeding your cows employing artificial insemination technique, as a consumer it is your right to demand that semen from a disease-free and progeny tested bull be used.
The A2 Milk Case: A Critical Review

The A2 Milk Case: A Critical Review

This review outlines a hypothesis that A1, one of the common variants of beta-casein, a major protein in cows’ milk could facilitate immunological processes that lead to type I diabetes...