World food prices fell fractionally in November from the month before, as a sharp rise in sugar and vegetable oil values was largely offset by a fall in dairy, the United Nations food agency said on Thursday.
U.S. dairy producers have made in managing mastitis in their herds. The focus of mastitis research has shifted, with greater emphasis on immunology and enhancing the cow's natural defenses to minimize mastitis inf
University of Michigan Extension educator Frank Wardynski compares the economics of raising dairy steer calves on three different preweaning nutrition programs: conventional, accelerated and early weaning. The most prof
A Cornell University researcher suggests low levels of antibiotics in waste milk can encourage the development of antimicrobial-resistant bacteria. He suggests degrading antibiotics may be another valuable benefit of pa
Following the trend in the beef market, estimated U.S. November 2015 cull cow prices declined to the lowest level in two years. For the week ending Dec. 19, weekly slaughter topped 60,000 head for a second consecutive