Dairy Herd Management
Promote udder health in your milking routine
Driving to farm calls, I am often reminded how fall is my favorite time of year. I enjoy seeing my producers chopping corn silage, harvesting the last cutting of hay and finishing out the rest of their crops. FULL STORY »
Humane care critical for down cows
There have been a number of videos released by the Human Society of the United States this year depicting the inhumane treatment of down or disabled cattle. FULL STORY »
Should you treat clinical mastitis?
Over the past years, there has been a trend toward not treating clinical mastitis cases in some herds. In some instances, this philosophy has evolved from a fear of contaminating a tank of milk with antibiotics. FULL STORY »