Is it too hot for cows?

With the high temperatures continuing it is important to remember the impact heat stress can have on the milking herd.

Our newsletter from July 2018 outlines what heat stress is and advice on how to cope during high temperatures and humidity.  Click on the link below for more information.

DGCL Newsletter July 2018 - Heat Stress in Cattle

In the newsletter there is a useful table to help you determine whether your cows are at risk of heat stress.  The table takes into account not only temperatures, but also humidity, which has a big influence on heat stress in cattle.

If you would like to discuss anything further, please contact our office:

01666 817278

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