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Abstract

The effects of body condition score (BCS) change and status ante- and postpartum (pp) on health and reproductive performance in 234 German Holstein cows from eight dairy farms were evaluated. BCS was determined from 6 weeks antepartum until 20 weeks pp in 2-week intervals. Three and 5 weeks pp...

Author(s)
Hoedemaker, M.; Prange, D.; Gundelach, Y.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 2009, 44, 2, pp 167-173
Abstract

Differences in placental mass and vascularity exist between cows gestating single vs. multiple fetuses. Therefore, the association between fetal number and placental development or function was assessed by comparing concentrations of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), pregnancy-associated...

Author(s)
Echternkamp, S. E.; Vonnahme, K. A.; Green, J. A.; Ford, S. P.
Publisher
American Society of Animal Science, Savoy, USA
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 2006, 84, 8, pp 2057-2064