Pregnancy Rate (PR) is a key performance indicator for reproductive performance in dairy herds. It is defined as the percentage of cows eligible to become pregnant that actually do become pregnant in a given time period
After numerous meetings and roundtable discussions, I am certain of only one thing — when it comes to culling rates, no one agrees. Unfortunately, lenders and investors look closely at this number and can draw some im
The U.S. financial sector recovering to end the week following an 800 point rout Wednesday and the Dow Jones Industrial Average's worst performance of 2019. Analysts say negative interest rates may be on the horizon.
As a dairy practitioner, one of the most disappointing events that can occur is for an animal to die. And as a dairy owner, that disappointment is aggravated by the significant economic loss from the death of a producti
Farmers continue to utilize the practice of exchanging machine work between farms which has and will continue be a useful management tool. The Michigan "Farm Machine Work Rate for 2015" summary report has been posted on