By Bruce Ziegler, Jul 28, 2021
The 2021 growing season has been quite variable in many parts of the country. As of late July, crops being grown for…READ MORE ›
By Angie Golombeski, Ph.D., Jul 21, 2021
Strategically grouping cows on the farm can result in efficiencies and benefits. It can allow for improved cow health,…READ MORE ›
By Ellan Dufour, M.S., Jun 28, 2021
It is well-known in the dairy industry that mycotoxins are not to be taken lightly. Mycotoxins take advantage of the…READ MORE ›
By Jon Pretz, PH.D., May 12, 2021
Increasing ingredient costs have wreaked havoc across the dairy industry, leading to elevated ration costs not seen in…READ MORE ›
By Ben Jensen, Mar 30, 2021
Silage is not immune to the many challenges we face on the farm, and the risks begin before it even becomes silage.…READ MORE ›
By Angie Golombeski, Ph.D., Mar 23, 2021
Since heifer-rearing costs represent the second-greatest cost to the dairy (behind feed costs for the lactating herd),…READ MORE ›
By Ellan Dufour, M.S., Feb 16, 2021
heifers represent the future potential of a dairy operation. Raising heifers is costly and labor-intensive, so…READ MORE ›
By Jon Pretz, PH.D., Jan 14, 2021
As a dairy producer, you should evaluate and analyze your farm from many viewpoints on a regular basis. Farms that…READ MORE ›
By Ben Jensen, Dec 08, 2020
Farmers love what they do, and whether they realize it or not, each one lives for the harvest — not just crop farmers…READ MORE ›