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Teaching
  • ML4309: Histology and Cytology Techniques (Level 4; TSV)
  • TV1002: Veterinary Professional Life 2 (Level 1; TSV)
  • TV1101: Veterinary Professional Life 1 (Level 1; TSV)
  • TV2001: Integrated Animal Structure and Function 1 (Level 2; TSV)
  • TV3001: Transitions from Health to Disease 1 (Level 3; TSV)
  • TV3002: Transitions from Health to Disease 2 (Level 3; TSV)
  • TV4001: Veterinary Clinical Sciences 1 (Level 4; TSV)
  • TV4002: Veterinary Clinical Sciences 2 (Level 4; TSV)
  • TV5020: Animal Production (Level 5; TSV)
  • TV5040: Introductory Epidemiology (Level 5; TSV)
  • TV5211: Veterinary Professional and Clinical Practice 1/3 (Level 5; TSV)
  • TV5212: Veterinary Professional and Clinical Practice 2/3 (Level 5; TSV)
  • TV5213: Veterinary Professional and Clinical Practice 3/3 (Level 5; TSV)
  • TV5320: Applied Protocol Writing (Level 5; TSV)
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Research
  • Synchronisation of oestrus in cattle
  • Sterilisation of cattle
  • Nutritional effects on reproduction in goats
  • Veterinary education
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ACIAR - Contract Research

Effect of pre-calving supplementation and yeast culture on colostrun secretion, calf health and growth

Indicative Funding
$12,697 (administered by University of Queensland)
Summary
It is estimated that one million calves die in Australia every year. Between mid-pregnancy and weaning, two-thirds of losses occur within a week of birth. Cows can take several days to achieve full lactation, leaving their calves vulnerable to dehydrate and die when environmental conditions are hot. Poor nutrition during late pregancy may cause hormonal imbalances and inadequate production of colostrum resulting in inadequate transfer of passive immunity to calves and increase calf loss. It is expected that supplemented cows will have better transfer of immunoglobulins to the mammary gland, leading to greater colustrum secretion and quality improving calf health.
Investigators
John Cavalieri, Martin Holzwart, Luis Prada e Silva, Geoffry Fordyce and jarud muller (College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences, The University of Queensland, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries and Forestry)
Keywords
Beef Cattle; Production; bovidae, Bos indicus; calf mortality
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