Practical guides, tools and factsheetsVolume Number February 28, 2018

Guide to raising a dairy heifer

Guide d'élevage de la génisse laitière

This practical guide was originally designed as part of Valacta's What to do before two training course, on the breeding of heifers. From the first day of life until the period of preparation for the first calving, you will find the elements which need to be monitored, reference information and general advice on heifer rearing. A good tool to review your practices and to share with your team. This version was updated in 2018.