Dec 29, 2015
Dairy farmers have long been ensiling forage to preserve feed for their cows. The methodology can be complicated and labor intensive but, when done in a safe and hygienic manner, it helps ensure the livestock will be well fed all year round.
Dec 12, 2015
According to information from Western Dairy News, the consequences of improperly fermented ensiled forage fed to dairy cows can be wide ranging and extend beyond reduced performance due to poor nutritional value of the feed.
Dec 08, 2015
The role of milk products in the North American diet has sparked controversy for decades. It’s irrefutable that dairy provides a slew of nutrients necessary to our health – nutrients that are frequently difficult to absorb from other foods.
Dec 01, 2015
Concerns about the prevalence of childhood obesity have sparked controversy about whether or not school cafeterias should offer chocolate milk.
Nov 22, 2015
Can you differentiate between a cow and a heifer, a bull and a steer; a Holstein and an Angus, or a radial and a bias ply truck-tire sidewall? And if you can, do you know why livestock and tires appear in the same sentence and why anyone should care?...
Nov 13, 2015
Meeting the lifelong nutritional and water requirements of livestock is imperative to maintaining their health and satisfactory performance, from the neonatal stage, through growing, finishing, breeding and, in the case of dairy cows, at various stages...
Nov 09, 2015
The 31st Annual Amarillo Farm & Ranch Show is shaping up to be better than ever. With more than 400 exhibitors, the show promises to respond to all your farming and ranching needs.
Nov 02, 2015
West Nile Virus (WNV) is a viral disease – transmitted through bites from infected mosquitoes – that can promote the development of potentially lethal conditions such as encephalitis or meningitis, infection of the brain or spinal cord or their...
Oct 22, 2015
Danny Nadler, proprietor of Tire Sidewall Depot carries a full line of construction barrel tire rings.
Oct 18, 2015
Maximizing ruminant livestock production depends on producing and storing superior silage.