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2008 Dairy Survey

virtual dairy cattle encyclopedia of reproduction

CornPicker for Silage Hybrids

spartan nutrient cycle card

Management "Tips"

iincrease profits The MDR editorial team is devoting the next few issues to a series of “tips.” This follows from the all-encompassing lead article from the April edition titled “Weathering the Storm.” It is our hope that expanding upon the different aspects of dairy management will benefit the industry especially at the current harsh economic climate.

Following documents are in pdf: pdf

Be Careful What You Cut

Dean Ross
MSU Extension Dairy Educator
Southeast Michigan

ACRE Payment Eligibility
Dennis Stein, Roger Betz and Van Varner
MSU Extension Farm Management Educators

Looking Towards 2009 Corn Silage Harvest
Herb Bucholtz and Mike Allen
Dept. of Animal Science

Why “Buy” Disease When You Can “Borrow” It?
Ben Bartlett, Extension Dairy Educator, Upper Peninsula
Dan Grooms, Dept. of Large Animal Clinical Sciences








July 09 Issue

Animal Welfare
Keeping up-to-date with welfare of dairy cattle.

KBS Studies Pasture-based Milking
KBS transitions from conventional system to pasture-based milking.

Rumensin Toxicity
in Heifers

A case report about acute monensin toxicity in a Michigan dairy farm.

Climate Change
and Cows

An opinion on the climate change debate.

Management "Tips"
A series of "tips" aimed at assisting dairy producers especially in the current harsh economic climate.

New Faculty Members
Welcoming two new faculty members into Animal Science.

North American Dairy Challenge
MSU participation at the New York event.

Things Your Dad Never
Told You
Some manure application lessons.

Don't Run Off..
Reducing run-off from pastures.

Maximizing Intake
of Corn Silage

How corn silage affect energy intake and animal performance.

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