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 ›
By Angie Golombeski, Ph.D., Nov 25, 2020
Dairymen strive to successfully grow and harvest high-quality forages that can then be used as the basis for the…READ MORE ›
By Ellan Dufour, M.S., Oct 21, 2020
Passive immunity in dairy calves is evaluated by measuring the serum total protein (STP) within the first 1 to 7 days…READ MORE ›
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 ›