In an ag economy when profits are low and margins are tight, it’s more important than ever to have a factual handle on your farm’s finances, according to ag lender Carmen Michels with Compeer Financial.
“New” housing facilities need not necessarily start from the ground up. University of Minnesota agricultural engineer Kevin Janni discusses ways to remodel existing farm structures to address your housing needs.
The physical and emotional toll of these circumstances are feeding a growing incidence of depression and anxiety among farmers, as evidenced in the results of a poll commissioned by the American Farm Bureau Federation.
Starting their very first lactation with mastitis is a less-than-ideal way for heifers to enter the milking string. University of Kentucky Extension Dairy Specialist Donna Amaral-Phillips summarizes heifer mastitis cont
Feedstuffs, they keep a-changing. New to the menu of co-products that have the potential as an excellent dairy heifer feed source is soybean syrup resulting as a co-product of aquaculture feed manufacturers.