PRE-AND / POST WEANING MANAGEMENT PRACTICES THAT ENHANCE MEAT QUALITY AND MEAT SAFETY

Muritahdoh Kolapo 15 PAGES (2297 WORDS) Seminar
Subscribe to access this work and thousands more
INTRODUCTION
Weaning is the removal of a suckling animal from the mother. But, what might not be so obvious are all the stressors and impacts associated with weaning, both for the calf and the cow. Weaning can also be stressful for the owner of the animals, especially if the weaned calves are placed in a pen near a person’s bedroom window. As animal managers, we should try and make weaning as stress-free as we can, while keeping productivity and profitability in line with our goals (j.w. oltijen. 1998 et. al)
There are many considerations for weaning, including time of weaning, preparation for weaning, method of weaning, and post-weaning management. Different strategies of weaning affect performance of the calf (market weight, health, etc.) and the cow (reproductive efficiency, cull weights, health, etc.), and therefore can affect profitability.

Subscribe to access this work and thousands more
Overall Rating

0

5 Star
(0)
4 Star
(0)
3 Star
(0)
2 Star
(0)
1 Star
(0)
APA

Muritahdoh, K (2018). PRE-AND / POST WEANING MANAGEMENT PRACTICES THAT ENHANCE MEAT QUALITY AND MEAT SAFETY. Afribary.com: Retrieved April 05, 2020, from https://afribary.com/works/seminar-6770

MLA 8th

Kolapo, Muritahdoh. "PRE-AND / POST WEANING MANAGEMENT PRACTICES THAT ENHANCE MEAT QUALITY AND MEAT SAFETY" Afribary.com. Afribary.com, 29 Jan. 2018, https://afribary.com/works/seminar-6770 . Accessed 05 Apr. 2020.

MLA7

Kolapo, Muritahdoh. "PRE-AND / POST WEANING MANAGEMENT PRACTICES THAT ENHANCE MEAT QUALITY AND MEAT SAFETY". Afribary.com, Afribary.com, 29 Jan. 2018. Web. 05 Apr. 2020. < https://afribary.com/works/seminar-6770 >.

Chicago

Kolapo, Muritahdoh. "PRE-AND / POST WEANING MANAGEMENT PRACTICES THAT ENHANCE MEAT QUALITY AND MEAT SAFETY" Afribary.com (2018). Accessed April 05, 2020. https://afribary.com/works/seminar-6770