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Sbom

  • Joined Jul 2012
  • Staffordshire
Re: PDing disaster!
« Reply #15 on: April 30, 2016, 08:50:24 pm »
How come you decided to have them pd'd usung milk proteins? Surely just getting the vet in is cheaper and more accurate?
Seems a waste to get them done twice especially if one way is more guess work? Just curious!

waterbuffalofarmer

  • Joined Apr 2014
  • Mid Wales
  • Owner of 61 Mediterranean water buffaloes
Re: PDing disaster!
« Reply #16 on: May 01, 2016, 10:45:10 am »
Every week we have to get the milk tested for bacteria counts and how high the butterfat is. We heard that they could test to see if any where in calf by milk protein counts, so we said why not, when it came back with those results we were in such a panic, we still have to get the vet in to check them anyway in a couple of weeks. I am so hoping that it was not true, but if it is then we will have to do the whole programme again. I noticed last night the young bull was following one, not good. Could it be the weather? When I imported them they were already in calf to AI bulls, so they have been AI'd before.
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Sbom

  • Joined Jul 2012
  • Staffordshire
Re: PDing disaster!
« Reply #17 on: May 01, 2016, 10:47:34 am »
It will be interesting to compare the results for sure. ... :fc:

 

PDing tday!

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