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Welcome to Calf! Calf Notes is your source for pertinent, non-commercial and unbiased information on raising young dairy calves.

Be sure to read the latest Calf Note and visit the archives for previous articles. In addition, Calving Ease will provide an interesting perspective on the latest on calf and heifer rearing.

Calf Note #206 discusses the practice of adding electrolytes to milk or milk replacer. As always, your comments are welcomed!

Exciting news!!!. Calf Notes is moving into the 21st Century! The same Notes will all be available, but in a new interface that is easier to maintain and update. Over the next few weeks, I'll be transitioning all Notes to this new site. You'll be able to acces Notes from either site for until the process is complete... tell me what you think!

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:: site updates ::

07 April 2019 - New Calf Note #206

31 March 2019 - New Calf Note #205

31 March 2019 - New Calf Note #186 in Portuguese

31 March 2019 - New Calf Note #189 in Spanish

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