April 9 2018
Instagram is a great platform to use to connect directly with consumers
April 6 2018
I awoke with a feeling of anticipation mixed with distress. As a girl of 4 years old, taking naps was simply a necessity, but I was not about to sleep through the most exciting part of my day
April 5 2018
People have the perspective that dairy farmers have no life. That they work sunup to sundown, and that they eat, sleep, and breathe farming
April 4 2018
California, Oregon, and Idaho have set their state maximum somatic cell count standards at 500,000 or less, well below than the national level of 750,000
April 3 2018
At a recent meeting, I got into a great discussion with some industry members, both producers and supporters, about gene editing
April 2 2018
Advancements such as robotics, sexed semen, and RFID tags all enhance the efficiency of daily work on the dairy farm.
March 30 2018
The snow is melting, and warm temperatures are on the way. Out here on the West Coast, we are enjoying weather in the 80s already this week!
March 29 2018
Snow, and sometimes an abundance of it, makes us long for the next season
March 28 2018
If you’re on social media, hopefully by now you’ve seen what we hope will be the next big thing to sweep the dairy industry. Let me start from the beginning
March 27 2018
I was sitting in the doctor’s office — something I did way too much these past couple months — reading a magazine. A story about preventing cancer caught my eye
March 26 2018
One of my favorite Paul Harvey stories is "The Man and The Birds. If you don't know the story, definitely check it out
March 23 2018
I’ve always been a big fan of March Madness. Initially it was because of my interest in the sport of basketball and my propensity for cheering for my team — the K-State Wildcats
March 22 2018
Everyday, when I finally drag myself into the house, my wife will ask me how my day went
March 21 2018
Nurturing the next generation of dairy farmers is time well spent
March 20 2018
I had to take a deep breath these last couple of weeks. The state of our industry is no joke
March 19 2018
What will dairy look like in the future? It was that question that spurred dairy consultant Jack Britt to collaborate with a team of experts to examine dairying in the future
March 16 2018
A few weekends ago, I exhibited at the last local show of my junior show career
March 15 2018
I often have talked about stubborn farmers who make less than desirable patients. My late father never sought medical care
March 14 2018
By now, we’ve probably all heard the news of the most recent set of farms that received notices saying they would no longer have a milk market
March 12 2018
One Christmas I asked for and received a Rubik’s cube – the three-dimensional puzzle