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May 20 2015
Cooperatives play an important role in community economics By Patti Hurtgen, Hoard's Dairyman Online Media Manager (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id))...
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May 19 2015
When it comes to animal handling, if a cow is not doing what we want her to do, there's a good chance we did not ask her in the right way. By Abby Bauer, Associate Editor (function(d, s, id) { var js,...
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May 18 2015
Having those hard conversations while creating a farm succession plan isn't fun, but it is necessary. By Brittany Statz, Hoard's Dairyman Editorial Intern (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];...
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May 15 2015
Far from home, four U.S. milk producers made a strong connection with dairy marketers. by Dennis Halladay, Hoard's Dairyman Western Editor (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];...
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May 14 2015
Feeding heifer diets containing greater levels of nonfiber carbohydrates resulted in improved average daily gains from 12 to 28 weeks of age. By Amanda Smith, Hoard's Dairyman Associate Editor (function(d,...
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May 13 2015
Ration tweaks can soften the blow By Patti Hurtgen, Hoard's Dairyman Online Media Manager (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s);...
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May 12 2015
Before you send in mastitis and milk quality samples, focus first on what you plan to do with the results. By Abby Bauer, Hoard's Dairyman Associate Editor (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];...
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May 11 2015
A strong workplace environment requires daily attentiveness to clear communication and a strong employee culture. by Maggie Seiler, 2014 Hoard's Dairyman Editorial Intern (function(d, s, id) { var js,...
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May 8 2015
Now that they're pushing for a federal order, the state is willing to look at raising Class 4b prices. by Dennis Halladay, Hoard's Dairyman Western Editor (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];...
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May 7 2015
Compared to their component-fed counterparts, it took TMR-fed heifers a bit longer to catch up. By Amanda Smith, Hoard's Dairyman Associate Editor (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];...
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May 6 2015
Sandwich artists get creative with dairy products. By Patti Hurtgen, Hoard's Dairyman Online Media Manager (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return;...
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May 5 2015
Livestock deserve quality care and perform better when they receive it; it's in our best interest to make every day the best it can be for our animals. By Abby Bauer, Hoard's Dairyman Associate Editor...
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May 4 2015
Greg Peterson of the Peterson Farm Bros shares tips on how we can all be better "agvocates". By Brittany Statz, 2015 Hoard's Dairyman Editorial Intern (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];...
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May 1 2015
USDA will hold three Federal Milk Market Order proposal outreach meetings in the state next week. by Dennis Halladay, Hoard's Dairyman Western Editor (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];...
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April 30 2015
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April 29 2015
Postsecondary education provides many options for hands-on learning. By Patti Hurtgen, Hoard's Dairyman Online Media Manager (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id))...
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April 28 2015
The rising cost of food topped the list of consumer fears in 2014, and the internet remains their go-to source of food information. By Abby Bauer, Hoard's Dairyman Associate Editor (function(d, s, id)...
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April 27 2015
My undergraduate research project offered me a glance into my peers' purchasing preferences at the dairy case. by Maggie Seiler, 2014 Editorial Intern (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];...
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April 24 2015
Article studied labor statistics to come up with an answer for all 50 states. by Dennis Halladay, Hoard's Dairyman Western Editor (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id))...
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April 23 2015
Nearly 90 percent of employees will make their stay or go decision within the first six months on the job. By Amanda Smith, Hoard's Dairyman Associate Editor (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];...