April 2011 Issue: Vol 16, No. 2.
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Enhancing Fertility of Lactating Dairy Cows
The lactating dairy cow is not as fertile as it used to... but there is hope.
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.
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.