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09:54AM Jul 14, 2020

Beef Embryo Transplants Offer Potential Over Dairy/Beef Crossbreds

Jim Dickrell
Dairy Editor

Transplants could create unique, year-round beef marketing opportunity for dairy herds

09:19AM Jun 09, 2020

Fly Control Begins Now

Jim Dickrell
Dairy Editor

Managing both larvae and adult flies is a continuous process.

Weaned Heifers Eating
07:00AM Jun 05, 2020

Springer Values Rebounding

Maureen Hanson
AgWeb Contributor

Livestock auctions across the country continue to maintain social distancing policies and many have other altered formats, but Holstein springer prices held steady or climbed to pre-COVID levels in May.

12:00PM May 08, 2020

Springers Steady in Open Markets

Maureen Hanson
AgWeb Contributor

Holstein springer values held their own compared to last month in most parts of the country.

13:00PM Apr 09, 2020

Dairy Replacement Market Dwindling

Maureen Hanson
AgWeb Contributor

Despite many aspects of American society grinding to a halt, livestock auctions continue in various formats.

09:18AM Apr 03, 2020

Should You Keep Every Heifer That Calves?

Jim Dickrell
Dairy Editor

Each culling decision should be a bit individualized, based on a heifer's genetic background and health history.

09:05AM Apr 02, 2020

How Many Heifers Do You Need?

Jim Dickrell
Dairy Editor

The actual number of heifers you need to maintain herd size can be quite surprising.