A new set of tools from David Galligan, economist at the University of Pennsylvania, may help to make better decisions when it comes to heifer management on your dairy.
These online visual analytics are available in a new format to present analytical problems commonly occurring on dairy farms. These tools can help answer questions, such as: What minimal return should a dollar make when invested in your operation? What is the value of adding another animal to the operation? What does it cost to raise a heifer from birth to weaning?
Click here to access these dairy dashboard decision making widgets. A password is required (Logon: guest; Password: guest).