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The importance of 12-hour colostrum

The first 24 hours of a calf’s life are crucial when it comes to colostrum; this is the period of time when immunoglobulins are absorbed into the blood via the gut wall. From the moment of birth, and in a continual process, the pores of the gut wall are closing slowly. By the end of the first day...

Colostrum management and hygiene: the most important factors

At birth a calf receives no antibodies from the mother. This is also true of foals, lambs, kids and piglets. For these animals there is no transfer of antibodies through the mother’s blood, via the placenta, to her young. For this reason, high quality colostrum fed within 6 hours of birth is...