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Dairy Herd Health and Management- Wiro Bound
by Jos Noordhuizen

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About this book

This guide, Dairy Herd Health and Management is the summary of over thirty-five years work on dairy herd health and management and is ideal for farmers, veterinarians and dairy professionals.

It takes on a new approach to the subject of Dairy Herd Health and Management. The author's 35 plus years experience in the area has lead to the conceptualisation and collection of different topics to better support daity herd health and management programmes.

With a modern practical approach and useful checklists, it is an essential every day reference guide.



  • Herd Health & Productivity Management
  • Biosecurity
  • Calf Rearing,
  • Claws
  • Climate in Barns,
  • Cow Comfort
  • Disease,
  • Economics
  • Feed & Feeding Management,
  • Housing
  • Hygiene
  • Management
  • Mastitis
  • Milking Practice
  • Production
  • Quality
  • Reproduction
  • Robotic Milking
  • Sustainability
  • Values of Reference
  • Veterinary Public Health
  • Water
  • Worksheets

About the Author

Jos Noordhuizen got his DVM diploma from Utrecht Veterinary Faculty in January 1975, after which he was appointed for 3 years in the clinic of Obstetrics & Gynaecology of that Faculty, where he practiced Herd Fertility Schemes on dairy farms. After having spent some time in private food animal practice, he went back to Utrecht where he got his PhD on the subjectHerd Health & Production Management on Dairy Farms in 1984.

In 1988 he was appointed professor in animal husbandry at the Wageningen Agriculture University. Later in 1997 he was invited for the chair of professor in ruminant health at the Utrecht Faculty where he stayed until 2005. He was guest professor in verterinary schools in Gent (Belguim), Nates (France) and Lyon (France).

He is currently adjoint professor at Charles Sturt University, School of Animal & Veterinary Science (Australia) and consultant at VACQA-international (Portugal).

He has supervised over 35 PhD projects, published over 300 papers in scientific and practice journals, edited 4 books on various veterinary and dairy farming topics, organized several international courses, was invited for giving seminars all over the world, and participated in joint development projects in Costa Rica, Thailand, Vietnem and Sweden.

Jos was member of the Dutch National Health Council, appointed by HM The Queen, member of the scientific committee on animal health and welfare of the Europeqn Commission in Brussels, founder and president of the Dutch Association for Veterinary Epidemiology & Economics, cofounder of the European College of Bovine Health Management, and member of several international associations and congress organisation committees.


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Additional information

ISBN13: 9781899043361
Format: Half Canadian
Pages: 480
Language: English
Published: 2012

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This books weighs: 1200g

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