Previous Issues

A Growing Commitment to Greener Farms: The Business Case For SustainabilitySustainable agriculture is not a passing phase, it is imperative and everyone along the food supply chain now understands that. Our friends at Short Elliot Hendrickson Inc. show us who is leading the movement and why.Diagnosing Bacterial Sepsis in CalvesThe number two cause of heifer calf mortality may surprise you, Bacterial Sepsis. Dr. Sockett explains why this is being under diagnosed and what can be done to change that statistic.  Product Review - Alternative Heating  
Dairy Coops - Coops are one way to get your milk and cheese into the hands of those who enjoy it, but it hasn’t always been that way.  Gary explores some of the history, as well as the future, of Dairy Coops in the United States.Hoof Rot in Dairy Cows - Koos Vis of Intracare North America Diamond Hoof Care Ltd. delves into an unpleasant subject we hope our readers and their livestock never have to experience firsthand: hoof rot.Product Review - Hoof Trimming Equipment - Review 5 Hoof Trimming Equipment Manufacturers to find the best solution for your dairy operation.  
Is the Automated Milking System for You - This article includes information from industry leaders on costs and advantages of switching over to AMS so you can make an informed decision that is right for you and your dairy operation. Spread the Wealth - Explore this informative article for information and resources on expanding the manure management in your farming operation to help you realize maximum savings & income potential. Udder Stuff - Tools and equipment for today’s dairymen.  
Keepers of the Earth - Read about the Byom Family, who are fourth generation dairy farmers, and their lifelong journey that led them to take on the three-year process of becoming Certified USDA Organic.   World Dairy Expo - The 44th Annual World Dairy Expo is coming up at the end of September in Madison, WI, so what better time to highlight past events and winners as well as what to expect at this year’s events.  Product Review - Side by side comparison of 6 Automatic Milking Machines