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Separation of calves from cows within hours or days of birth is common on dairy farms. Stakeholders have conflicting perspectives on whether this practice is harmful or beneficial for the animals' welfare and production. Our objective was to critically evaluate the scientific evidence for both...

Meagher, R. K.; Beaver, A.; Weary, D. M.; Keyserlingk, M. A. G. von
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Journal of Dairy Science, 2019, 102, 7, pp 5765-5783