Infrared technology for estrus detection and as a predictor of time of ovulation in dairy cows in a pasture-based system
S Talukder, KL Kerrisk, L Ingenhoff, PC Thomson, SC Garcia, P Celi
Theriogenology | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2014
The authors would like to acknowledge the support of the Dairy Research Foundation and the investors of the Future Dairy project; Dairy Australia, NSW Department of Primary Industries, University of Sydney and De Laval. We are grateful to the Poultry Research Foundation for providing the infrared camera, Dr. Jeff Downing for assistance in hormonal assay, and Mr. Kim McKean for assistance in animal husbandry. The primary author has been supported by The University of Sydney International Postgraduate Research Scholarship.