Feeding the Transition Dairy Cow
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Proper nutrition management during a cow's transition period (from the last 3 weeks of gestation through the first 2 weeks of lactation), is critical to successful lactation. This publication gives details for nutrition management. Two charts list nutrient guidelines for transition rations and causes and prevention of metabolic problems.
Stokes, Sandra R. (1999). Feeding the Transition Dairy Cow. Available electronically from