Dec. 31 2019
With fall harvest mostly done and the holidays upon us, Iowans can now sit back, relax and take it easy.Well, sort of.Farmers spent the past few months focused on one primary thing: wrapping up
Dec. 31 2019
The National Ice Cream Mix Association (NICMA) is celebrating its 75th anniversary from January 19-23 at its Annual Meeting and Convention at the Lago Mar Resort & Club in Ft. Lauderdale, Fl
Dec. 31 2019
Cow Judging Contest special offer! Have a large judging team this year? Purchase 10 copies of the Judging Guide and save 20%
Dec. 31 2019
In 2014, the American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP) established guidelines for the dehorning and castration of calves. On a regular basis, the AABP reviews and updates its guideline
Dec. 31 2019
Born to John and Josephine Patrucco Longo, Lou lived his whole life in Glastonbury, Conn. and what a life it was! Distinguished dairy farmer, milk marketing leader, he was also an author, invent
Dec. 30 2019
At one time, the most respected group of bovine veterinarians on the continent lumped dehorning and castration together with comingled guidelines
Dec. 30 2019
The long-standing relationship of milk and school lunches has put dairy in front of children for generations
Dec. 30 2019
Being part of numerous discussions, invited talks, and articles recently centering on reviewing the 2019 growing and harvest season, and ultimately grasping the corn crop quality, a few common threads...
Dec. 30 2019
When you gather the National Football League (NFL), some of the nation’s leading nutrition and health experts, and dairy farmers, one would hardly expect dairy farmers to draw the loudest applause
Dec. 30 2019
Did that product come from a genetically modified organism (GMO)? From a consumer perspective, there isn’t always a clear answer
Dec. 23 2019
Hoard's Dairyman, the national dairy farm magazine, reports mailbox prices. These milk prices are updated monthly for dairy producers in the U.S
Dec. 23 2019
"We talk a lot about what the future might look like for our industry. We, as dairymen, have figured out that keeping cow comfort as a priority is paramount to getting cows safe in calf,” explained...
Dec. 23 2019
What does it take to establish a dairy farm? That’s the question that more and more state departments of agriculture have begun asking themselves
Dec. 23 2019
“Our image among health professionals has just skyrocketed since we put GENYOUth together,” stated Tom Gallagher
Dec. 23 2019
The “high-forage diet” has gained great momentum throughout the last decade as farms commit to growing more of their own feeds rather than purchasing them
Dec. 23 2019
Christmas is just around the corner, and for dairy producers it almost feels like it. The Class III milk price for November was announced at $20.45
Dec. 20 2019
The information below has been supplied by dairy marketers and other industry organizations. It has not been edited, verified or endorsed by Hoard’s Dairyman. WHO: Pennsylvania First Lady Frances...
Dec. 20 2019
The American Dairy Coalition (ADC) applauds the efforts of the House of Representatives on the passage of the United States-Canada-Mexico Agreement (USMCA). This an important step forward
Dec. 20 2019
Policymakers in Washington are ending the year with a blitz of activity on trade and immigration reform, setting up significant milestones for the U.S. economy, rural economy and the agricultura
Dec. 20 2019
FarmFirst Dairy Cooperative applauds the House and Senate for passing a final Fiscal Year 2020 appropriation bill package that shows support for dairy farmers entering the new year. First a