In situ provision of drinking water to grazing dairy cows improves milk production.


AIMS To determine the effect of providing water within the area grazed by dairy cows on milk yield and quality, compared to requiring cows to walk to a distant water trough, on a dairy farm in the Pampa region of Argentina during summer. METHODS Holstein dairy cows were allocated to two herds with similar parity, days in milk and milk production. They… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/00480169.2017.1374885