Thanks to South Dakota State Extension for this article! Nutritional management of the cow herd is more important during the periods of late pregnancy and early lactation than any other time in the annual production cycle. “Nutrition has a huge impact on the performance of both the cow and the newborn calf,” said Ken Olson, […]
Fly season may be coming to an end as summer draws to a close, but it’s never too early to get ready for next year.
Vermont’s Providence Dairy is transitioning from a tie-stall barn to pasture-based dairying. Here are some of the challenges the Connors faced this first spring and how they’ve solved them.
Scoring can help identify health problems or her management issues. It’s as easy as standing behind your cow and comparing her to these photos.