Aug. 16 2019
Who is your favorite agriculture youth leader? What could they do with a $2,000 award for their organization? Find out by nominating them for the 2019 Sav-A-Caf® Youth Impact Award. The award from...
Aug. 16 2019
If you own an activity monitoring system, you know the efficiencies you can gain on farm. Time, labor and decision making, to name a few. But, with any piece of technology, there are likely more uses
Aug. 16 2019
The U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA) has unveiled a new film that highlights the urgency needed in the fight against climate change. Despite uncertain economic times, farmers are fro
Aug. 16 2019
ABS Global today graduated 18 sires and launched 12 Icon Sires™ to give ABS customers worldwide choice in their breeding programs. Topping the list of grads was 29HO17941 ABS RAIDEN-ET with a
Aug. 16 2019
According to the most recent AgLetter, Seventh District farmland values in the second quarter of 2019 were 1 percent lower than a year ago. Values for “good” agricultural land in the second...
Aug. 16 2019
Hiland Dairy has partnered with Kansas-based Chef Alli and will introduce her at two area events next week. Cooking demonstrations with Chef Alli and tips for her delicious Instant Po
Aug. 16 2019
Bovine respiratory disease (BRD), commonly known as shipping fever, is one of the biggest health threats to a dairy operation. In fact, it’s the number one cause of mortality in weaned calves
Aug. 16 2019
Prairie Farms Dairy announced today the expansion of its yogurt lineup to include 6oz containers of whole milk yogurt. Consumers can enjoy a rich and creamy whole yogurt made with milk from loca
Aug. 15 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. Compeer Financial is returning m
Aug. 15 2019
“To make the best better.” “Learning to Do, Doing to Learn, Earning to Live, Living to Serve.” These two mottos represent the 4-H and FFA youth organizations. For some, these are...
Aug. 15 2019
Fans from the State of Cheese® proudly waved their flags and winners paraded across the stage as Wisconsin received 122 awards at the 36th annual American Cheese Society (ACS) Competition in Ri
Aug. 15 2019
Prairie Farms’ Cheese Divisions Caves of Faribault, Luana, and Shullsburg took home four awards, including a first place gold medal at the 36th Annual American Cheese Society’s Confere
Aug. 15 2019
Just in time for back to school shopping, the Trump Administration announced another round of tariff increases on $300 billion worth of Chinese exports—including pens, pencils, classroom instr
Aug. 15 2019
Select Sires Inc. adds twenty-four sires to the cooperative’s daughter-proven lineups. This incoming class of graduates hails from exceptional cow families and boasts production, fertility, he
Aug. 14 2019
Following the release of the August 2019 genetic evaluations, bulls from New Generation Genetics proven and genomic bulls ranked at or near the top for Milk, Components, Type, Udder Composite, M
Aug. 14 2019
As part of our mission to enhance our member cooperative’s success, we have teamed up with the Iowa Institute for Cooperatives to offer a new program this fall. Technology is something that is
Aug. 14 2019
Wisconsin’s largest dairy lobbying group said today proposed changes to regulations affecting new or expanding livestock farms are largely unworkable and unfair and would revive chaos that the
Aug. 14 2019
Silage corn is racing to maturity before the first frost strikes. Excessive rainfall caused delayed planting and, compared to a normal growing season, much of the silage corn cr
Aug. 14 2019
Judge Mandi Bue of Freedom placed 12 outstanding young cows on Saturday, August 10 at Wisconsin State Fair Park during the first All-Breeds Futurity. Since 1987, the Wisconsin Holstein Association has
Aug. 14 2019
When Cheryl Mohn started Udder Tech, Inc. in 1994, she had a vision for a product that would hold up to daily milkings and save steps in the dairy barn. Today, the product offerings include items that