Can high milk production = cow well-being?
Some believe that high-producing cows aren’t maintained in an environment that promotes well-being. But a Wisconsin study shows that high production can be achieved while preserving the well-being of the cow. FULL STORY »
What have we learned from this year’s drought?
Precisely at noon on Friday, Sept. 7, it began raining in Linn, Kan. It was noteworthy, since rain has been a rare event in north central Kansas — and much of the rest of the country — this year. FULL STORY »
Our politicians have failed us
On Sept. 12, hundreds of farmers and ag industry representatives assembled on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., to encourage passage of a new Farm Bill. FULL STORY »
Dairy industry honors leaders
Using visionary thinking and adapting new concepts quickly have helped each of the World Dairy Expo recognition honorees to be successful, says Mark Clarke, World Dairy Expo general manager. FULL STORY »