More light for happy cows, more feed intake and higher milk production
This is a series of 7 articles about CowSignals ® to improve health, production and welfare of your cows. Content of the 7 articles: feed, water, light, air, rest, space and health. These articles follow the CowSignals Diamond.
Subject of this article: Light
Whitepaper – COWSIGNALS DIAMOND: LIGHT
[FREE] Cows need a lot of light, more than you might think. Less light means less happy cows, less feed intake and a lower milk production. Also, with less light cows show less heat signals. Light is cheap, so start providing more today. We have some great tips for you in this whitepaper.
- How much light do cows need?
- Why do cows need light?
- Dry cow signals
- A practical light programme
- Too much light
- What kind of light do you prefer?
- Milk parlour
- place of the lights