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2008 Dairy Survey

virtual dairy cattle encyclopedia of reproduction

CornPicker for Silage Hybrids
spartan nutrient cycle card

What’s Happening
April - October

2011 Breakfast on the Farm Events

June 18, 2011
Clinton County
Jef-Len Dairy
8592 W. Parks Rd.
St. Johns, MI 48879

June 25, 2011
Lenawee County
Raymond and Stutzman Farm
8055 Seneca Hwy.
Morenci, MI 49256

July 9, 2011
Ogemaw County
Circle K Farms
4443 S. M-30
West Branch, MI 48661

July 16, 2011
Isabella County
Pasch Dairy, Inc.
4225 N. Nottawa Rd.
Weidman, MI 48893

August 13, 2011
Ottawa County
Daybreak Dairy
4861 Adams St.
Zeeland, MI 49464

August 20, 2011
Huron County
S & M Dairy
9220 Helena Rd.
Harbor Beach, MI 48840

August 17, 2011
Chippewa County
Taylor Creek Farm
7069 E. Taylor Rd.
Pickford, MI 49774

August 24, 2011
Missaukee County
Benthem Brothers
7762 W. Stoney Corners Rd.
McBain, MI 49657

For more information contact:
Mary Dunckel
Phone: (989) 354-9870
Fax: (989) 354-9898
Email: dunckelm@anr.msu.edu, or

Nancy Thelen, MSU Extension Agriculture Literacy Educator
(734) 997-1678


Curent MDR articles

Enhancing Fertility of Lactating Dairy Cows
The lactating dairy cow is not as fertile as it used to... but there is hope.

Breakfast on
the Farm Impressons

events change impressions about modern dairy farming? Yes!

Kirkpatrick Project: Bovine Leukosis
Reported here is summary of a completed project.

Lesson in Milk Marketing
Ways to avoid some of the financial disasters of recent years.

Feed Margins & Risk Management
A hindsight on the volatility of feed prices.

Manure Transport & Land Application
A study of 13 hauling systems in MI, OH & Ontario.

Raw Milk Worth the Risk?
An update on the raw milk debate.

Thumb H20 Project: Part 2
Focusing on constituents leading to water quality issues.

CMT & Milk Quality
The continuing mastitis problems in dairy farms.

What's Happening
Events for the quarter.

Over $80,000 Scholarship Opportunities
Michigan Dairy Memorial Scholarship Foundation retains the lead in CANR.

Success of Ag Tech Dairy Judging Teams
Results of the 2010 judging teams.