Features: p. 8 - Industry News p. 12 - Is Old Bessie's Heifer Calf Really Replacement Quality? p. 14 - Considerations for Lameness Cases in your Herd p. 18 - The Lifeline to Cold Milk p. 22 - Identifying Reproduction Benchmarks p. 26 - "Nothing is More Precious than Life..." p. 30 - Progress Takes Planning
American Dairymen: is a magazine with products and services for American Dairymen. The main stories in this issue are: It's all in the Taste, a short history and look inside of the Maytag Blue Cheese Factory in Newton, IA. Product Review: Farm Security Equipment, Security is a hot button word these days. Everyone is talking about how to safe guard property and livestock. We want to help you keep your operation secure by installing a new system of security cameras. To help you find quality equipment, our Research Department has compiled feature and benefit information about 3 top-of-the-line systems see how state-of-the-art software can help a producer keep a continuous eye on what's going on in the barn, from anywhere. Product Preview: are quality tools and equipment to help your operation maintain success:BVD-PI testing and the dairy dragon.
American Dairymen: is a magazine with products and services for American Dairymen. In this issue the main stories are: Dairy Stewardship, The Dairy Stewardship Alliance studied sustainability among Vermont dairies with self assessments by 520 producers. How would you rate your sustainability. Making a Plan for Success, if you're contemplation an expansion, you'll want to follow this checklist and put your thoughts and plans on paper. Product Preview: Cross Ventilation Systems, flooring Systems, Honey-Vac, Manure Spreader, PSI Transducer, Qrack, The Scoop, Foot bathes. Milking Id System, Battery Powered Hydraulic Pack, Aseptic Sampling Method, Lighting.
American Dairymen: is a magazine with products and services for American Dairymen. In this issue the main stories are: Mycotoxins - Not just a Nuisance, Mycotoxins are a byproduct of the growth of mold. How to spot their effects on your herd and keep your feed from becoming toxic. Pinning Down Milking Pricing, Initial predictions about 2009 pricing and risk management options can help you protect your margins, High Quality Milk, timely advice from Roger Beers, President of A&L Laboratories. Product Review: Wheeled Skid Steer, for many dairy operations, wheeled skid steers are more efficient, more versatile, and more cost effective than your big gas-guzzling tractor will ever be.View this month's American Dairymen Magazine
American Dairymen: is a magazine with products and services for American Dairymen. The main stories in this issue are: Understanding the Farm Bill, What changed with the new Farm Bill? Brian Gould, Professor of Agricultural Economics at the University of Wisconsin was interviewed for this story. Mineral Supplements: Dairy producers need to both consider and monitor macro and trace minerals for optimum health and production. Product Review: Herd Management Software. Blade Beauty: An effective weed control program is essential to establishing and maintaining highly productive animal performance.Product Preview: Gender Selected Semen, Cow Crematory, Outdoor Boilers.View this month's American Dairymen Magazine