Milk production has many factors for success, including cow comfort. Cow comfort consists of but is not limited to having enough of the proper feed and clean water available, clean bedding areas, as well as ample rest and feeding times. Still curious what cow comfort can do for your herd? Read on to learn how you can improve your cow comfort.
It's that time of year again, when farmers start preparing to put away hay and silage for the winter. Want to make sure your livestock feed is up to snuff? See what our Master Seedsmen recommend for getting a good hay sample for the lab and a top-notch nutritional analysis.
A great article from the USDA and Pennsylvania State University on brassica crops to consider for extended production.
This article from the University of Wisconsin highlights ideas for double cropping a forage after a small grain crop.
A great article from Pennsylvania State University about utilizing flowering cover crops to support pollinator habitat and populations.
A great guide from the University of Minnesota with a series of questions designed to walk you through the process of designing a grazing system for pasture-based livestock production.