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Benefitting from creep feed and good management

Cow-calf producers often simply view creep feeding as a way to increase calf weaning weights beyond what can be produced with mother’s milk and available forage. However, the benefits of creep feeding can reach well beyond weaning weight Read More
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It takes Viligen™ to raise a pig

Supporting gut health for more all-value pigs. Hubbard Feeds, part of the Alltech Feed Division, has developed Viligen™, a blend of short-chain fatty acids, prebiotic components and minerals to address the need for enhanced gut health status in weaned pigs. Read More
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Preparing for alfalfa harvest

Alfalfa is a staple in the diets of high-producing dairy cows across the nation due to its ideal contributions of crude protein and physically effective fiber in TMRs. Still, alfalfa remains one of the most difficult and challenging forages to harvest and store properly. Read More
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Calf Success: Why high-quality water matters

Often overlooked, water is the most important nutrient for dairy calves. It is required for all of life’s processes including the transport, digestion, and metabolism of nutrients, the elimination of waste materials and excess heat from the body, and the maintenance of a proper fluid-ion balance in the body. Read More
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Corn Quality vs Quantity

The U.S. does an amazing job at growing corn, especially in the corn belt. Corn typically pollinates in July and corn quality is affected by weather conditions. Read More