Jan. 21 2020
In honor of National Cheese Lovers Day, Wisconsin proudly announces the first ever Art of Cheese Festival, happening August 14-16, 2020, in Madison, WI. The festival features an array of cheese-
Jan. 20 2020
James H Armbruster, 81, died peacefully on Jan. 14, 2020 at the age of 81 following a recent diagnosis and brave battle with cancer.Jim was born on April 10, 1938, to Andrew and Lydia (Seifert)
Jan. 20 2020
The economy is humming and most people who want a job have one. This is great news.If you are an employer with positions to fill, though, things aren’t so great.The struggle to find workers is
Jan. 20 2020
Wagner Farms in Oconto Falls, Wis., had a 0% death loss in their calves last year. For anyone that has worked with animals, this is the ultimate goal, but sometimes incredibly difficult to achieve
Jan. 20 2020
Wisconsin lost 10.1% of its dairy farms during 2019. However, those losses were disproportional and directly depended on the type of market served — Grade A or Grade B dairy farms
Jan. 20 2020
Farmers and government officials are still assessing the impact of the devastating Australian bushfires on agriculture, but it may take months before the full impact is apparent
Jan. 20 2020
When caring for livestock every day, dairy farmers realize that mortality is an unwanted but real consequence of agriculture
Jan. 20 2020
Do you have a point of view on hauling cost structure for farm gate milk? What about quality and volume premiums when it comes to your milk check?
Jan. 20 2020
We have come a long way in our understanding of fat mobilization in the past decades
Jan. 17 2020
The 57th annual New York State Dairy Princess Coronation is set for Tuesday, February 18, at the Holiday Inn, Liverpool, N.Y., beginning with a milk punch reception at 5 p.m., followed by the banquet
Jan. 17 2020
World Dairy Expo® is pleased to announce the eight individuals selected to serve as associate judges of the Dairy Cattle Show at WDE, September 29 through October 3, 2020. Nominated by the offi
Jan. 17 2020
Navigating a changing dairy industry requires fresh perspective and a close network of support. At the 2020 Pennsylvania Dairy Summit on February 5-6 at the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Cent
Jan. 16 2020
The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) has hired Jayne Krull as the director of the Agriculture and Farm Center, a bureau of DATCP’s Division of Agricul
Jan. 16 2020
The Wisconsin Holstein Association (WHA) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Distinguished Holstein Breeder and Distinguished Young Holstein Breeder awards. Trent and Kelsey Hendri
Jan. 16 2020
FarmFirst Dairy Cooperative applauds today’s landslide passage of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement with the ending vote of 89 to 10. “Today’s resulting vote in the Senat
Jan. 16 2020
Following an announcement from USDA on the award of $10.2 million in funding for animal pest and disease prevention and management efforts and the request for vaccine bank Foot and Mouth Disease propo
Jan. 16 2020
—“We are grateful to the United States Senate for their passage today of the U.S-Mexico-Canada Agreement, and for the leadership of the U.S. House of Representatives and their collaboration
Jan. 16 2020
Activity monitoring systems (AMS) have provided useful cow and herd data. But, where does dairy technology go from there? What’s on the horizon with farm data? Augmented reality (AR) is not fa
Jan. 16 2020
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue issued the following statement after the Senate passed the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) by a bipartisan vote of 89 – 10. “We’v
Jan. 16 2020
The U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) and National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) cheered today’s Senate vote paving the way for the President’s signature of the United States-Mexico-Canad