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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 #179 is now available. Calf Note #179 provides even more data that prepartum management affects newborn calves. As always, your comments are welcomed!

The December issue of Calving Ease is now available. This month, Sam discusses the essential elements of a "Calf Kitchen".

I missed the past few months of Calving Ease articles. Apologies to Sam and his many dedicated readers! This month, I've updated the past several months, so visit Calving Ease to catch up Sam's recent articles.

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:: site updates ::

15 March 2014 - New Calf Note #179

19 January 2014 - New Calf Note #178

08 December 2013 - New Calving Ease (Dec 2013)

23 November 2013 - New Calf Note #177

23 September 2013 - New Calf Note #176

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