Journal article

Long-term alteration of follicular steroid concentrations in relation to subclinical endometritis in postpartum dairy cows

MP Green, AM Ledgard, SE Beaumont, MC Berg, KP McNatty, AJ Peterson, PJ Back

Journal of Animal Science | OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC | Published : 2011

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by DairyNZ Inc., Hamilton, New Zealand


Awarded by Foundation for Research, Science and Technology (FRST), Wellington, New Zealand


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank the AgResearch farm staff for assistance with data collection, N. Lopez Villalobos (Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand) for statistical advice, E. Thorstensen (University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand) for undertaking the steroid hormone analysis, and R. Lee (AgResearch Ltd., Hamilton, New Zealand) for help preparing the manuscript. Partial funding was received from DairyNZ Inc., Hamilton, New Zealand (contract number AN808), and Foundation for Research, Science and Technology (FRST), Wellington, New Zealand (contract number UOAX0814).