Tuesday, 27 June 2023 / Published in Uncategorized
A feedlot where some cows are being driven somewhere else
Heat stress occurs when an organism’s body is subjected to excessive heat and struggle to maintain its normal body temperature. It is a condition that occurs when the body’s cooling mechanisms become overwhelmed, typically due to high environmental temperature, humidity, or a combination of both. In context of dairy cattle, they are particularly susceptible to
Tuesday, 27 June 2023 / Published in Uncategorized
Some more cows from a feedlot
  Heat stress can have a significant impact on feedlot cattle, affecting their overall health, productivity, and welfare. Feedlot cattle are particularly vulnerable to heat stress due to the high-density conditions in which they are housed and the limited opportunities for natural cooling. Here are some of the key impacts of heat stress on feedlot