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Aug. 29 2016
You can have your plastic and eat it, too. Grocery store aisles are filled with foods wrapped in plastic packaging. While useful, these thin plastic films create a lot of nonrecyclable waste, and in reality,...
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Aug. 29 2016
A calf flies in to promote Dairy Expo. Call it the original World Dairy Expo road show. After a rocky start, World Dairy Expo was rebranded in just its third year and it needed a public relations campaign....
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Aug. 26 2016
USDA to Purchase Surplus Cheese for Food Banks and Families in Need, Continue to Assist Dairy Producers Department Also Will Extend Margin Protection Program for Dairy Enrollment Deadline The U.S. Department...
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Aug. 26 2016
CDE Foundation Urges Industry to Promote Dairy Education Programs for 2016-17 School Year Discover Dairy & Dairy Leaders of Tomorrow Registration Now Open for Educators The Center for Dairy Excellence...
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Aug. 26 2016
GYPSOIL to Offer UltraCal Lime from GLC Minerals Midwestern crop growers now have better access to high-value, high-calcium agricultural lime for managing soil pH as a result of an agreement between GLC...
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Aug. 26 2016
Vermeer Introduces New Hay Handling Products: Rotary Rake And TD-Series Tedders Vermeer Corporation is excited to announce the release of the RR140 rotary rake along with the TD100 and TD190. These new...
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Aug. 26 2016
Hoard's Dairyman compiles details on dairy colleges. By Patti Hurtgen, Hoard's Dairyman Online Media Manager School is about to start or has already begun for a few. It's a new school year with new teachers,...
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Aug. 25 2016
Taylor Leach, 2016 Oklahoma State University Taylor was the 28th Hoard's Dairyman summer editorial intern. As part of our team, Taylor contributed weekly to our HD Notebook blog, compiled the top 50 dairy...
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Aug. 25 2016
Dairy farming can consume every minute of every day if you let it; don't forget to pursue your off-farm passions, too. By Mark Rodgers, Georgia dairy farmer A wise person once told me, "Be careful how...
Aug. 24 2016
Cargill Animal Nutrition Adds Talent in Central U.S. Spencer, Becker, Sherven elevate regional expertise Cargill Animal Nutrition announces the additions of Dr. Hank Spencer, Jennifer Becker, and Tim Sherven...
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Aug. 24 2016
Vermeer Introduces 504R Signature Baler Gary Vermeer's philosophy for success was simple. Find a need and fill that need with a product built to last. In 1971 Gary introduced the "One-Man Hay System" to...
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Aug. 24 2016
Dr. Jay W. Johnson Joins Arm & Hammer Animal Nutrition Team He will support beef and dairy customers in the South Central United States Arm & Hammer Animal Nutrition is pleased to announce today the addition...
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Aug. 24 2016
HarvXtra® Alfalfa with Roundup Ready® Technology Available Across U.S. starting Jan 1, 2017 HarvXtra® Alfalfa with Roundup Ready® Technology from Forage Genetics International, LLC (FGI),...
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Aug. 24 2016
CWT Assists with 152,000 Pounds of Cheese Export Sales Cooperatives Working Together (CWT) has accepted two requests for export assistance to sell 152,119 pounds (69 metric tons) of Cheddar and Monterey...
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Aug. 24 2016
Select Sires Dominates TPI List with All-Time High Number of Sires With 41 of the top 100 and 29 of the top 50 TPI® sires on Holstein Association USA's Top TPI Bulls list, Select Sires has placed its...
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Aug. 24 2016
Are You Leaving Money on the Table With Your Forages? Fiber digestibility tests offer insights to maximize the value of high-quality forages. Have you ever switched forages or made minor changes to the...
Aug. 24 2016
Dairy Situation and Outlook, August 2016 By Bob Cropp, Professor Emeritus University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension University of Wisconsin-Madison Milk prices continue to show strong recovery from...
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Aug. 24 2016
H.J. Baker Announces New Marketing Manager in Animal Health and Nutrition Division With new marketing hire, H.J. Baker continues to look to the future To best understand the market and communicate to current...
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Aug. 24 2016
Steps can be taken to measure the impact of soil compaction and, more importantly, avoid it in the first place. By Abby Bauer, Hoard's Dairyman Associate Editor Bigger tractors and heavier machinery allow...
Aug. 23 2016
World Dairy Expo® Dairy Cattle Show Announces Entry ID Requirement Change The deadline to enter cattle for the 50th World Dairy Expo® Dairy Cattle Show is fast approaching. To avoid late fees,...