By Jon Pretz, PH.D., Sep 23, 2020
It is well-known that once corn silage is harvested and ensiled, it takes some time before the silage will reach its…READ MORE ›
By Ben Jensen, Aug 04, 2020
In many parts of the U.S., small-grain forages are increasing in popularity and can make excellent feed for milk cow…READ MORE ›
By Angie Golombeski, Ph.D., Jul 28, 2020
Raising replacement heifers represents a significant investment, accounting for roughly 15–20% of expenses on the farm…READ MORE ›
By Ellan Dufour, M.S., Jun 17, 2020
Whole milk can be an excellent source of nutrition for calves if managed correctly. Some of the most common questions…READ MORE ›
By Jon Pretz, PH.D., May 27, 2020
It is well-documented that summer heat can have both short-term and long-term impacts on the production potential of…READ MORE ›
By Dr. Ed Bonnette, Apr 29, 2020
That statement caught my eye. Are we “worming” our animals or “de-worming” them? Everyone uses those words…READ MORE ›
By Ben Jensen, Apr 07, 2020
Baleage has become a common term on farms throughout the country, as it is now one of the most popular ways of…READ MORE ›
By Angie Golombeski, Ph.D., Mar 26, 2020
The 2019 growing and harvest season presented many challenges for farmers. Substantial rainfall in the spring made it…READ MORE ›
By Ellan Dufour, M.S., Feb 19, 2020
Superior calf performance begins during the birthing process and is followed by quality care of the newborn calf. READ MORE ›