20 square feet per 100 cows: Important surface area on a dairy
That got your attention, didn't it? Learn what 20 square feet Jeffrey Reneau, University of Minnesota Extension dairy specialist, is talking about and why is it so important. FULL STORY »
Is another active wildfire season ahead?
Will this year’s wildfire season by as severe as last year? Experts say it’s too early to predict, but if current drought trends and wildfire outbreaks are any indication, many states may see a smoke-filled summer. FULL STORY »
Actor Ryan Gosling: Stop dehorning
Dehorning is the subject of actor Ryan Gosling’s latest venture, that of animal-rights activist. Gosling is urging milk producers to stop a “barbaric practice.” FULL STORY »
Attorneys defend $53 million fee in dairy antitrust settlement
Attorneys for a class of dairy farmers are seeking final court approval of a $158.6 million settlement, with about a third of the amount going to themselves. FULL STORY »
Study: Eat more protein for breakfast
Up to 60 percent of young adults consistently skip breakfast, and one study points that this habit may lead to more late-night snacking and weight gain. FULL STORY »
New dairy music parody rocks the web
A new music video from the Midwest Dairy Association is set to take the Internet by storm, showing that dairy farmers are a dedicated, passionate group of men and women who also have impressive dance moves. FULL STORY »
Is change coming to California’s milk pricing system?
Effort under way in state legislature. FULL STORY »