From the Blog

By Stewart Galloway, Ph.D., Sep 19, 2023
Feed represents as much as 75% of the cost of production of a marketed pig. Combining that with an extended period of low market prices emphasizes that feed efficiency is an important economic topic. Let’s look at three areas for some practical tips to consider for your farm...READ MORE ›

By Josh Stroh, M.S., Aug 16, 2023
Have you ever looked at a feed analysis and thought the information was confusing? A forage analysis is an important tool to improve profitability when developing nutritional programs for all classes of beef cattle. Understanding the feed test information is a solid step in harnessing the power of nutritional management. ..READ MORE ›

By Bruce Ziegler, Jul 31, 2023
The 2023 growing season, similar to the last 2 years, is once again turning dry. As of mid-July, crops being grown for livestock feed have been experiencing moderate to severe drought stress in several geographical areas. In this article, we will look at what challenges to expect with drought-stressed corn silage and what to watch out for...READ MORE ›