Library - Davis and Drackley

239 Davis and Drackley 1998 The development, nutrition and management of the young calf.

This is a US book on calf rearing. it contains useful information but it is very detailed and technical. It covers most aspects of calf rearing including anatomy and development through to feeding and housing. Information is supplied on the protein and benergy requirements. SSome of the information needs to be intreprated with care due to the differences in the types of milk powder fed to calves here in new Zealand.

It is available from fishpond ( and amazon (