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Alvaro Garcia

Larger dairies oftentimes have rumen fluid donor cows (either rumen-cannulated or through rumen pumps) to transfer rumen fluid and “jump-start’ the digestive system of a cow undergoing digestive and/or metabolic problems. Cows suffering from ketosis, anorexia and several types of indigestion including acidosis, benefit from receiving fresh rumen fluid teeming in fully functional rumen microorganisms.

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