Work package 4: Impact of roughage feeding and pasture strategies on health traits of heifers and cows

WP4 assess:

  1. the effect of roughage feeding and grazing systems for young stock on health, longevity and fertility later in life
  2. the effect of non-silage vs silage feeding on health and health-related traits in dairy and dual-purpose cows, and
  3. milk quality, depending on feed ration.


PD Dr. Birgit Fuerst-Waltl and Prof. Dr. Christoph Winckler, BOKU, Work package leaders