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World Dairy Expo Friends of Expo celebration honors volunteers

Four individuals were recognized for their outstanding service to World Dairy Expo. Alan Deming, Sandy Horn, Doug Williams and Token Creek Mobile Television, Inc. each received a certificate recognizing their dedication to Expo.


Considerations for out-wintering the dairy herd

We have long known that beef cows and older dairy heifers can thrive with minimal shelter during Minnesota winters. In contrast, milk cows have generally been kept indoors, in part because they were milked in tie-stall barns. More recently, curtain-sided free stall barns have become the standard housing of new construction for larger herds.


How to choose your next cover crop

Need some help making a decision on which clover you should use as a cover crop?


Dairy at the heart of the holiday season

Crisp winter days are no match for the warmth of the holiday season. It’s the time of year when families gather, kitchens bustle, and food becomes the language of love and caring around the world.


Rabobank Dairy Quarterly Q4: Dairy prices continue to fall

Prices in U.S. wholesale markets have further to fall in coming months, and the onset of price recovery may also kick in later, as the local market cycle continues to lag behind the offshore market, according to the latest Dairy Quarterly report from the Rabobank Food & Agribusiness Research (FAR) and Advisory Group.


Dairy markets: Hope for the best; plan for the worst

After a momentary move upward early in the day, Class III futures quickly weakened, forcefully erasing any positive price action and continuing to march lower. The full year 2015 pack finished 29¢ lower, at $15.74/cwt.


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