July 20 2017
There are well-known parent-child professional pairs . . . Ken Griffey, Sr., and his son were both major league baseball players
July 10 2017
If you told me when I was 9 years old that one day I would willingly get up in front of a crowd of hundreds, I would be shaking my head no
June 22 2017
Summer internships allow them to learn and grow in the career field they desire
June 15 2017
About 25 years ago, I was a 30-something dairy farmer with a young family and a farm that had survived the 1980’s financial crisis
June 13 2017
Tomorrow, Little Farmer, our oldest son, “graduates” from kindergarten. We can officially say that we survived the first school year
May 24 2017
A unique aspect of the education system at California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly), San Luis Obispo is the “Learn by Doing” approach to educational skills in class
May 23 2017
We visited Case IH in Racine, Wis., to learn how they built a tractor. An article, “How a tractor is made,” appeared on the Young Dairymen page in the May 25, 2017, issue on page 366
May 23 2017
Over the last century, tractors have become a valuable and necessary piece of equipment on nearly all dairy farms. These tractors are used for many tasks, from mixing and delivering feed to planting a
May 5 2017
Joey Schilter is the youngest of three children raised on a dairy farm in the state of Washington. His older siblings are “passionate about winning” and have done well in many activities, shared...
April 25 2017
Holstein Class in the Hoard's Dairyman Cow Judging Contest 2017
April 25 2017
Brown Swiss Class in the 2017 Hoard's Dairyman Cow judging Contest
April 25 2017
Official reasons for the Jersey Class in the 2017 Hoard's Dairyman Cow Judging Contest. I place this class of Jerseys A-C-D-B. A comes to the top in a close placing over C. I give a slight advantage to...
April 25 2017
Red & White Class in the Hoard's Dairyman Cow Judging Contest 2017
April 25 2017
The official placings, reasons, and scoring key for the Holstein Class in the 2017 Cow Judging Contest
April 25 2017
I place this class of Brown Swiss cows D-B-C-A. For me, D is the most structurally correct. She has the best fore udder and most correct teat placement. She also shows more balance of rear quar
April 25 2017
I place this class of Holstein aged cows C-B-A-D. Starting the class with C, a beautiful dairy cow that carries the best udder in the class. C has a definite advantage in overall dairyness from end to...
April 25 2017
2017 Hoard's Dairyman Cow Judging Contest Jersey Class