Forage fiber plays an important role in the ration. Yet, too much can hurt intakes and milk production. A recent webinar hosted by Dairy Herd Management offers advice on keeping forage fiber levels in check when feeding
When faced with a choice between a deluge or a controlled deluge in May 2011 that would protect the city of Cairo, Illinois, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers chose the latter by ordering an intentional breach of the Mis
At least four people have died since Feb. 11 from farm accidents involving skid-steer loaders. .
The first incident, which occurred on a New York dairy farm, involved a 20-year-old farm worker who turned out to be an il
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has come out with a report that shows just how rapidly consolidation is occurring within the dairy industry.
According to the "Farms, Land in Farms, and Livestock Operations, 2011 Summ
On Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture released a particularly gloomy milk-feed profitability ratio.
USDA's report reflects high feed costs and falling milk prices. The preliminary ratio for February, cited as