U.S. challenging Canada’s dairy quotas in test of new trade deal

Canada's measures hurting American farmers, U.S. trade representative says The United States is formally accusing Canada of unfairly limiting the ability of American dairy producers...

11 Tips to Get Milking Robot Barns Through the Winter Season

Source: Lely Winter can be challenging for any livestock operation and without proper attention, it can lead to problems. Dairies with robotic milking systems are...

Krista Stauffer Dairy Farmer Commentary, A Veterinarian’s Role on Our Farm

As I drove to our veterinarians house through the mountains recently, I started thinking back on the past seven plus years of working together...

GEA drives the automation and digital transformation on dairy farms

Source: GEA Milk producers benefit from a global service support network and digital platform for herd and farm management. GEA, one of the world’s leading milking...

14 Management and nutritional tips to ensure optimal calf growth, By Marine Gauthier Lallemand...

By Marine Gauthier, Andrew Skidmore, DVM, Ph.D., and Bruno Martin, Lallemand Animal Nutrition. Pre-calving Work with your farm advisers to ensure that the transition cow...

U of Illinois economists issue report “Review of Milk Costs and Projections for 2021”

Source: Univ of Illinois news release Higher milk prices still resulted in continued negative economic returns for Illinois dairy producers in 2019, according to figures...

Select Sires’ CowManager launches a new Nutrition module

Source: Select Sires news release Today, CowManager launches a new Nutrition module that provides actionable insights regarding feed and transition management on dairy farms. The...

New undesirable genetic factor identified in Jersey breed

Source: Jersey Canada A new undesirable genetic factor, known as Jersey Neuropathy with Splayed Forelimbs (JNS), has been identified in the Jersey breed. The Jersey...

Managing dry cows to reduce mastitis in the future

Source: PennState Extension Managing the dry cow group is often not a top priority on a busy dairy farm, however it is very important for...

Highlights from dairy industry leaders’ discussion at joint annual meeting

Source: Dairy Management Inc. news release Addressing dairy farmers and industry representatives, Dairy Management Inc. (DMI) leaders reflected on strategically adjusting business plans due to...
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