June 24 2019
The board of directors of St. Albans Cooperative Creamery (SACC) has voted unanimously to recommend to its membership a merger with Dairy Farmers of America (DFA). The merger proposal, discussed by St
June 24 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
June 24 2019
Nearly a dozen prospective cheese buyers from five Middle Eastern countries will be in Wisconsin June 26-29 for an International Buyers Mission showcasing the state’s cheese and dairy industri
June 24 2019
The National Dairy Farmers Assuring Responsible Management (FARM) Program announced two new manuals and other materials as part of its FARM Workforce Development program area. The FARM Safe
June 24 2019
The Wisconsin Dairy Task Force 2.0 voted unanimously to adopt their final report at a meeting in Madison on Friday, June 21, 2019. This report includes the 51 recommendations approved by the gro
June 24 2019
A board member of the state’s largest dairy lobbying group who served on the Wisconsin Dairy Task Force 2.0 today asked state leaders to back the task force’s recommendations, including a...
June 24 2019
“The dairy industry has led the agri-genomic revolution with the implementation of genome-enabled genetic predictions,” wrote the 23 authors in a recent paper published in Frontiers in Genetics
June 24 2019
The concept is simple. If you are one of those farms that harvested less than ideal quality forages this spring because of muddy fields or any number of other factors, you might still be able to feed it...
June 24 2019
Overall, robotic milking systems tend to boost milk production
June 24 2019
Going rates for agricultural cropland dropped in both Wisconsin and Michigan over the past year
June 24 2019
A new bill was introduced in Congress earlier this month with the intention of helping young people who want to farm pay off student loans
June 20 2019
Brad Meek, Preston, Idaho, and Dallin Buttars, Logan, Utah, were recognized at the 2019 Select Reproductive Solutions® (SRS®) Conference as recipients of CowManager® Specialist of the Year...
June 20 2019
FarmFirst Dairy Cooperative commends Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and the USDA for easing the cover crop harvest rules, providing greater flexibility to farmers in light of the unprecedent
June 20 2019
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative, one of the largest dairy co-ops in the country, today applauded the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s decision to allow farmers to harvest cover crops early
June 20 2019
The National Milk Producers Federation today commended Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue for actions intended to provide relief to farmers impacted by significant flooding and rain this spring
June 20 2019
William "Bill" Howard Maness, age 65, passed away on Sunday, June 9, 2019, at Grant Regional Health Center in Lancaster, Wisconsin. Bill was born in Montgomery County on August 20, 1953, to M
June 20 2019
Many dairy producers are starting the silage season with empty silos this summer, says Reagan Bluel, dairy specialist for University of Missouri Extension. That presents a good opportunity to in
June 19 2019
Twelve individuals will be joining North America’s largest A.I. organization as summer interns in a variety of roles and departments. The cooperative welcomes Katie Frost, Carly Olufs, Skylar Buell
June 19 2019
Nourish 2019, June 17–19 in Chicago, Ill., welcomed world-renowned speakers such as, H.E. Mario Arvelo, Chair of the United Nations Committee on World Food Security, to share their perspective
June 19 2019
On behalf of the Holstein Canada Board of Directors, it is with mixed emotions that I announce Ann Louise Carson’s plans to retire as Chief Executive Officer. Carson will remain in the CEO rol