LATEST NEWS FROM Dairy (General)

Dumping Milk
07:38AM Apr 04, 2020

As Dairies Dump Milk, Frustration Mounts Over Retail Buying Limits

Farmers across the country are being asked to dump their milk, as food service demand crumbled rapidly due to COVID-19. Still, farmers are frustrated that consumers can't buy as much

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.

15:21PM Apr 02, 2020

Top 10 Veterinary Colleges Announced

Rhonda Brooks
AgWeb Contributor

Three U.S. schools are included in the list.

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.

15:51PM Apr 01, 2020

Is it Time to Restructure the Balance Sheet?

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor

With all the uncertainty surrounding markets in the wake of COVID-19, farmers are reaching for every option to stay afloat.

15:02PM Apr 01, 2020

Magnesium: The Most Critical Mineral

Calcium is the most important mineral in milk, but magnesium may be the most critical mineral in the cow’s diet.

06:00AM Apr 01, 2020

Protect Yourself from Online Activism

Hannah Thompson-Weeman
AgWeb Contributor

This spring has brought many unexpected challenges as the world reacts to the spread of COVID-19. In addition, animal agriculture also has to prepare for an additional challenge: a rise