October 2009 Issue: Vol 14, No. 4.
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Gauging cow comfort at the new KBS Dairy.
Maximizing Intake of Corn Silage Pt2
Part 2 of how corn silage affect energy intake and animal performance.
Continuing with the series of "tips" aimed at assisting dairy producers especially in the current harsh economic climate.
High-fertility, High-producing Cows
There is more to milk production and reproductive performance than just genetics.
2009 Income Tax Planning
Challenges in planning to achieve 2009 tax goals.
Spread Winter Manure with Great Caution
Inherent risks of variable winter weather conditions.
Feed Inventory Management
The importance of managing farm inventories of feeds.
Is 3X Milking for You?
Pros and cons of 3X milking.
Farm Visitors' Policy
Curbing potential routes disease can enter farm operations.