Body Condition Score

This factsheet is a trouble-shooting guide for farmers on evaluating body condition score.

The document is based on research outcomes from projects supported in the Dairy Research Cluster and in consultation with proAction experts, knowledge transfer advisors and veterinarians.


By Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC)
Dairy Farmers of Canada invests in scientific research to foster innovation, increase farm efficiency and sustainability, enhance animal health and care practices, improve milk quality and strengthen the role of dairy in human nutrition and health.
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By Clem Nash, University of Guelph