The use of pedometry for estrus detection in dairy cows in Israel.

  title={The use of pedometry for estrus detection in dairy cows in Israel.},
  author={Nadav Galon},
  journal={The Journal of reproduction and development},
  volume={56 Suppl},
  • Nadav Galon
  • Published 2010 in The Journal of reproduction and development
The objectives of this review are to describe the use of pedometry on commercial dairy farms in Israel, to evaluate its efficiency in heat detection and to describe a clinical trial comparing between pedometry and the Ovsynch technique. Pedometry is the major tool of heat detection on most farms in Israel today. On many farms automated electronic pedometry is the sole mean of heat detection. Production and reproduction parameters are monitored by Hachaklait Veterinary Services Ltd. Results are… CONTINUE READING

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