Preventing Down Cattle

Source: proAction Farmers work hard to provide excellent care for their cattle. However, cattle sometimes get sick or hurt, and can go down and be...

The Efficient Dairy Genome Project – An International Project

Source: The Efficient Dairy Genome Project The Efficient Dairy Genome Project (EDGP) is a large international research project funded by Genome Canada. This Canadian-led project has...

Groundbreaking ceremony for the new Jefo production plant

This investment will increase production to meet growing international demand. Jefo, a world leader in animal health and nutrition that offers alternatives to antibiotics to...

Water quality for dairy cattle

Source: Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs Fact Sheet written by: T. Wright – Dairy Cattle Nutritionist/OMAFRA Introduction Water is the most important nutrient for dairy cattle....

Cow comfort

Source: Manitoba Agriculture Food, and Rural Initiatives Cow comfort is becoming an often heard phrase in today's industry trade papers. It's a means to describe relationship...

Dairy Processors Association of Canada joins Canada Plastics Pact

Source: Dairy Processors Association of Canada Furthering the goal of supporting sustainable use of resources in dairy farming and processing sectors to minimize the sector’s...

Maizex Launches NEW Class of Soybean Varieties for Western Canada

Maizex Seeds has announced the launch of four new  soybean varieties to be sold in Western Canada exclusively through Maizex Seeds certified  dealers. “The launch...

WCVM scientists work on new testing method for cattle-adapted bacteria

Source: Western College of Veterinary Medicine, Jessica Colby A research team at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine (WCVM) is developing a more cost-effective method to...

Lameness

Source: National Farm Animal Care Council Code of Practice for the care and handling of farm animals – Dairy Cattle, Section 3.5 Lameness among dairy...

Alberta milk production in 2020

Source: Alberta Agriculture and Forestry The annual Economics of Milk Production publication provides information on the costs and returns of producing milk in Alberta. ‘Dairy farmers...
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