CanWest DHI

4 services found

Services

  • Herd Recording Services

    Herd Recording Services

    CanWest DHI offers you complete flexiblity in the milk recording services you purchase. You have the choice of Publishable or Management records and complete choice in the number of tests per year from as few as 6 to as many as you want. You can also choose from different levels of DHI staff involvement on the farm from complete service to do-it-yourself. No matter what type of records or how often you test the same basic information on total milk and...

  • SCC, MUN and Component Testing Services

    SCC, MUN and Component Testing Services

    For DHI and non-regular DHI herds, individual cow milk samples can be analysed on a per-test basis for Fat, Protein, and Somatic Cell Count (SCC), as well as Milk Urea Nitrogen (MUN), Johne's, Leukosis and Mastitis. Results are returned to the producer directly from the lab, or faxed to your vet's office or other source.

  • Ketosis/BHB Testing Services

    Ketosis/BHB Testing Services

    Ketosis is a common metabolic disease that affects cows in early lactation. Affected cows may exhibit clear clinical signs of ketosis (off feed, production drop, firm dry feces, occasional nervous signs) but very often, signs will not be noticeable and ketosis will be at the subclinical level. Studies have shown that subclinical ketosis results in lower milk production, higher incidence of mastitis and metabolic diseases as well as a negative impact on...

  • Milk Pregnancy Test Services

    Milk Pregnancy Test Services

    Dairy producers have long known that improving Pregnancy Rates and reducing Days Open can have a significant economic impact. For that reason, finding those open cows and returning them to service quickly is a key component of successful reproductive programs. The milk test from DHI now provides another tool to help find those open cows.