May 27 2024
While you may already use herd management software, there is always room for improvement, even for the most efficient dairies
May 24 2024
As I was walking through one of our freestall barns bringing fetch cows up to get milked, it dawned on me that farmers have some very peculiar, yet somewhat boastworthy talents
May 23 2024
In our barns, flies are the top cause of bunching cows
May 22 2024
Animal rights activists find strength in fighting against agricultural production practices with ballot initiatives
May 20 2024
Calfhood diseases can significantly affect heifer replacement rates, short-term profitability, and long-term sustainability. One often overlooked aspect contributing to this is oxidative stress
May 16 2024
Farm dogs provide a sense of companionship and emotional support to farmers across the world
May 16 2024
While we are working hard to get crops harvested on time, we need fellow drivers to respect farm equipment on the road
May 15 2024
While those of us in agriculture take efforts to help consumers understand where their food comes from, we can also equip ourselves to answer more questions by branching out from what we know best
May 14 2024
Lakeshore Technical College in Cleveland, Wis., presented its Hoard’s Dairyman Award to recent graduate Erik Walters
May 10 2024
There’s nothing wrong with seeking a bit of balance
May 9 2024
Every old barn you drive by has a past and adds character to the countryside
May 8 2024
June Dairy Month is often celebrated by communities hosting breakfasts on the farm to promote the dairy industry
May 6 2024
Understanding how to control flies on livestock begins with understanding the pest’s life cycle
May 2 2024
Work and insights from University of British Columbia’s David Fraser highlight the importance of human and animal interactions
May 2 2024
Taming some of our animals creates some difficulties but also a herd that is calmer around people
May 1 2024
Sharing what we’re dealing with can help others help us
April 30 2024
Whether in the media or in the break room, there are always hot topics garnering interest
April 29 2024
The dry period should be a time of rest for cows and is an opportunity for the mammary system to heal and regenerate
April 26 2024
As I deal with my own eye infection, it serves as a reminder that pinkeye season for our cattle is right around the corner
April 25 2024
Farmers think about what’s best for their land more than one day a year