Previous Issues

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
Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus - What is bovine viral diarrhea? Where does it come from? What are the causes? What are the effects? What can you do when it effects your heard? Read on as these questions and more are answered by the USDA.  Manure vs Fertilizer - To spread manure or not to spread manure, this is the question. Gary DiGiuseppe, along with Dr. Mark Powell & Dr. Michael Russelle, with the USDA Agricultural Research Service U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center at Madison, WI, explores both sides of this issue for us.    Product Review - Find the best Floor Mat for your Dairy Operation.
Improving Potassium Supplementation - Improve your herds health by improving Potassium supplementation in the diet with a protected Potassium Carbonate  Methane Digesters - Anaerobic digestion and  biogas oppportunities create new revenue streams and increase sustainable practices  Product Review - Find the perfect Livestock Waterer for your operations needs by reading our review of seven companies.
Wind Turbines on Your Property - Renewable energy alternatives to cut costs, meet power needs and reduce carbon footprints for businesses and individuals.  Herd Health - Determine if the signs and symptoms of Johne's Disease and whether or not your herd has been infected and how to manage the disease if they have.  June is National Dairy Month - Learn about the brief history of National Dairy Month and all of the benefits that Dairy has to offer.