At the recent spring feeding day hosted by the Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin, featured speaker Mike Hutjens, University of Illinois extension dairy specialist, suggested that producers maximize feed efficiency, rather than maximize production, with a focus on feed digestibility and days in milk. He noted that every tenth of a point gain in feed efficiency generates 22 cents per cow per day in profit. For more, link to: http://www.traill.uiuc.edu/dairynet/paperDisplay.cfm?ContentID=612