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Welcome to Calf! Calf Notes is your source for pertinent, non-commercial and unbiased information on raising young dairy calves.

Be sure to read the latest Calf Note and visit the archives for previous articles. In addition, Calving Ease will provide an interesting perspective on the latest on calf and heifer rearing.

Calf Note #184 is now available. Calf Note #184 describes how relative risk ratios can show proportions of morbidity occurring on the farm. As always, your comments are welcomed!

Calving Ease articles from January through August, 2014 have all been uploaded and are available in the Calving Ease page. There's some really "good stuff" written by Sam in these articles, so please be sure to check them out!

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:: site updates ::

28 March 2015 - New Calf Note #184

04 January 2015 - New Calf Note #183

07 September 2014 - New Calf Note #182

09 August 2014 - New Calving Ease (July 2014)

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