Does heat stress affect ruminal pH?

It’s long been speculated that heat stress caused by increasing ambient temperatures could reduce the ruminal pH and therefore amplify the risk of subacute ruminal acidosis (SARA). Proposed mechanisms for this include reduced feed intake during heat stress and...
EIP-AGRI Precision Farming Report

EIP-AGRI Precision Farming Report

Selected as the UK’s representative on the European Innovation Partnership for Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability (EIP-AGRI) focus group on mainstreaming precision farming (PF), Toby Mottram recently helped progress a new interactive approach to innovation....