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The objectives were to determine if a diet enriched in α-linolenic acid (ALA) would influence ovarian function, early embryo survival, conception rates, and pregnancy losses in lactating dairy cows. Beginning 28 d before breeding, Holstein cows (55±22 d postpartum; mean±SD) were assigned to diets...

Ambrose, D. J.; Kastelic, J. P.; Corbett, R.; Pitney, P. A.; Petit, H. V.; Small, J. A.; Zalkovic, P.
American Dairy Science Association, Savoy, USA
Journal of Dairy Science, 2006, 89, 8, pp 3066-3074