14320854568_8abf82e3fa_kFaculty and students conduct research projects and experiments to determine how to maximize milk output and efficiency while maintaining the health of the herd.

Most of the research conducted at Foremost concerns reproduction and nutrition, though there are many opportunities for interdisciplinary research.

Research Project Examples

  • Evaluation and remediation of heat stress on dairy cattle.
  • Determining the relationship between lactation and conception rates.
  • Development of feed additives to improve health and dairy output.
  • Forage use.
  • The feed potential of industrial by-products.
  • Embryo transfer techniques.
  • The effects of cystic ovaries on reproduction.