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Greater milk production in modern dairy cattle has led to greater nutritional needs, increased rates of post-partum anoestrus, reduced oestrus detection rates, lower conception and pregnancy rates and a higher incidence of embryonic mortality. In addition, larger herds have resulted in management...

Bó, G. A.; Mapletoft, R. J.
British Cattle Veterinary Association, Quedgeley, UK
Cattle Practice, 2012, 20, 1, pp 19-28