An update on raising better calves
presented by Bob James, Virginia Tech
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Research has demonstrated that better colostrum management and improved nutrition offer significant benefits to calves. These include better disease resistance, lower morbidity, and improved lifetime milk yield. Systems which enable producers to realize these net benefits was discussed during "An update on raising better calves" by Bob James on Monday, August 8. James recently retired from Virginia Tech after 35 years of extension, research and teaching.