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How to make sense of massive amounts of data generated on farms to help inform decisions, track progress and improve profitability.
KEY TAKEAWAYS IN THIS ISSUE: Being prepared for every situation that life throws our way brings a sense of comfort and confidence. Winter for a dairy producer may be the most significant time when being ready.
KEY TAKEAWAYS IN THIS ISSUE: Record Manager utilizes “test day” data to track critical performance, health, and reproductive characteristics of your herd.
Last summer, Danny Salas had the opportunity to work as an intern for Standard Dairy Consultants in southern Idaho, working with nutrition consultant, Tevan Brady.
KEY TAKEAWAYS IN THIS ISSUE: Ensuring enough bedding is provided for the calf to “nest” is essential during the colder months.
KEY TAKEAWAYS IN THIS ISSUE: Chopping corn at the correct moisture helps optimize silage fermentation conditions.
Time-lapse cameras have been used to monitor dairy cows’ behavior. But, what else can you learn from this technology? Read how our consultants utilize cameras in their dairy operation.
KEY TAKEAWAYS IN THIS ISSUE: Consistent supplies enhance profitability. Evaluate feeds for quantity and quality.
KEY TAKEAWAYS IN THIS ISSUE OF TECHNICAL TOPICS: Homolactic Inooculants lower pH, Heterolactic Inoculants increase aerobic stability. Always ask for peer-reviewed research.