Dairy Benchmarking in an Extraordinary Year by: Jim Moriarty

Source: Compeer Financial Last year was a year like no other in the dairy industry. We encountered a sudden demand interruption when the pandemic hit...

Bedding Management

Source: National Farm Animal Care Council Code of Practice for the care and handling of farm animals – Dairy Cattle, Section 1.6 To ensure cows spend...

Characteristics of successful dairy farms by: Jim Salfer, Extension dairy specialist at University of...

My work experiences have allowed me to interact with many different farmers from throughout the Upper Midwest. There seems to be a common thread...

A Nitrogen Rate Check, By Adam Parker, Maizex Territory Manager

It is not too late to finetune nitrogen rates for your corn fields! Nitrogen rates are a moving target with many factors contributing to what...

Auburn University professor on herd immunity and COVID-19: What you need to know

Source: blog by Dr. Joseph Giambrone, professor emeritus in Auburn University's Department of Poultry Science Herd immunity occurs when a large portion of a community...

P and K Fertility in Forage-Dominated Rotations: Are You Keeping Up? By Adam Parker,...

P and K Fertility in Forage-Dominated Rotations: Are You Keeping Up? Corn silage is an essential part of many livestock operations as a primary feed...

Dairy’s Sustainability Story Can Give Gen Z Consumers What They Seek by: Marilyn Hershey...

I had a great honor recently when I was asked to be a guest speaker for a class taught at the University of Notre...

Are You Ready for Spring? By Adam Parker, Maizex Territory Manager

With the beautiful spring weather that we have been receiving in March, it is hard not to think about spring planting. It safe to...

UN Food Systems Summit: Game changing solutions for dairy By Dr Judith Bryans,...

The United Nations Food Systems Summit, which is being convened this September by UN Secretary-General António Guterres, marks a clear point in time when...

‘Dairy Transformation’ Work Keeps Our Eye On The Future by: Marilyn Hershey, DMI Chair

I totally understand living in the moment as a farmer. We have cows, land, people and our businesses to manage. And then there’s the...
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