Impact of Nutrition on Dairy Cattle Reproduction

  • José Eduardo P. Santos
  • Published 2008


Nutrition has an important impact on the reproductive performance of dairy cattle. Energy is the major nutrient required by adult cattle and inadequate energy intake has a detrimental impact on reproductive activity of the female bovine. Cows under negative energy balance have extended periods of anovulation. Postpartum anestrus, as well as infertility, is… (More)


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@inproceedings{Santos2008ImpactON, title={Impact of Nutrition on Dairy Cattle Reproduction}, author={Jos{\'e} Eduardo P. Santos}, year={2008} }