Aug. 20 2018
Anyone who has watched dairy cows use large mechanical roller brushes knows it’s pretty obvious they love them
Aug. 20 2018
“Consistency, consistency, consistency,” said the animated Lane Sollenberger to those attending the First International Conference of Calf and Heifer held in Baoding, Hebei, China
Aug. 20 2018
In this dairy climate, the appeal of capturing the “easy money” items on a dairy is strong. And in some cases, it truly is easy money
Aug. 17 2018
AT $14.10, THE JULY CLASS III PRICE SKID to its lowest level since February’s $13.40. On the upside, futures at the CME traded near a $15.80 average for September 2018 to February 2019
Aug. 16 2018
Diamond V continues to expand its dairy and beef marketing capabilities, recently adding Janet Krenn as Technical Marketing Manager. “I am happy to announce Janet has joined the Diamond
Aug. 16 2018
Semex is pleased to announce that Jacob Leum has joined the Semex Teamas the Jersey Product Development Lead effective August 1.Reporting to Jay Shannon, Director, Genetic Programs & Solutio
Aug. 16 2018
GENEX now offers ReMOOV™ horn paste for safe, efficient horn bud removal in calves.ReMOOV™ horn paste is an accurate, easy-to-use caustic paste that inhibits horn growth before it starts
Aug. 16 2018
Pasture raised heifer benefits can include increased milk production in the first lactation, higher fertility rates, greater herd longevity and herd health. “If set up properly, Managed Grazing...
Aug. 16 2018
Cargill Animal Nutrition is celebrating the launch of a new line of advanced calf and heifer nutrition, HerdFirst™, with a new Facebook campaign to support The Great American Milk Drive. Car
Aug. 16 2018
Following the release of the August 2018 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. 16 2018
The Texas Tech University System Board of Regents moved forward with Texas Tech University’s plans to establish a new School of Veterinary Medicine in Amarillo by approving the new school
Aug. 16 2018
27TH BIENNIAL TECHNICAL CONFERENCE The National Association of Animal Breeders (NAAB) will hold its Annual Convention and Biennial Technical Conference on September 19-21, 2018 in Green Bay, Wis
Aug. 15 2018
Diamond V recently welcomed Dr. Jana Powell, who has joined the company as Southeast Ruminant Field Technical Specialist. “I am happy to announce Jana has joined the Diamond V team,”
Aug. 15 2018
The effects of heat stress can continue long after cooler weather has arrived — even for cows not in milk. In fact, research has shown that proper cooling in the dry period improved subsequent
Aug. 15 2018
Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a global dairy food cooperative owned by family dairy farmers, applauds the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) recent announcement to purchase $50
Aug. 15 2018
International Protein Sires (IPS) continues to add new and exciting genetic leaders as the result of the August sire summaries. “The current sire proofs surfaced several new genomic prov
Aug. 14 2018
The National Milk Producers Federation welcomed the announcement today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture that it will purchase $50 million worth of fluid milk for distribution to domestic fo
Aug. 14 2018
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced plans to purchase Fluid Milk (whole, 2 percent, 1 percent, and skim) in half gallons for distribution to The Emergency Food Assistanc
Aug. 14 2018
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced it will purchase, for the first time ever, $50 million in pasteurized fluid milk to benefit Americans in need who do not have regular access
Aug. 14 2018
The 2015 version of the Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule must be permanently rescinded, and the prior version of the regulation re-codified, to provide certainty for dairy farmers, the National