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The All-American Dairy Show is not just a show

The All American Dairy Show is not just a show.

Picture this: You’re in your later years of 4-H and your whole life it seems you’ve been showing cow at your local fair. 1,008 more words

Cows

3 Things That Can Jeopardize Any Footbath Routine

By Dale Baker and Chip Hendrickson
AgroChem Hoof Care Technical Experts

Footbaths are an essential part of your hoof care routine to prevent lameness and disease.   611 more words

Hooves

Picky Eaters....Cows Can Be Too!

Hey all!

HAPPY SPRING! Finally. I’m ready for the joys of spring, even the mud. I’m no winter gal.

What are your favorite spring and (upcoming) summer foods? 429 more words

Agriculture

The All-American Dairy Show

The All-American Dairy Show. For anyone who has been there, those words alone bring a flood of memories and experiences: exultation, joy, laughter, or sometimes even sorrow, disappointment, and sadness. 863 more words

Cows

How Dairy Barn Design Affects Hoof Health

By Dale Baker and Chip Hendrickson
AgroChem Hoof Care Technical Experts

Building a new barn can be an exciting experience. However, don’t overlook the importance of hoof health in design and materials. 399 more words

Hooves

What is Dairy Cow Lameness Really Costing You?

By Dale Baker and Chip Hendrickson
AgroChem Hoof Care Technical Experts

A lame cow is an economic liability on a dairy farm. On a 500-cow dairy with a lameness incidence rate of 20% and a per-cow cost of $90, lameness can cost a dairy operation $9,000 a year. 171 more words

Hooves

Morning Milking Musings: Somewhere On A Beach.....

As we are buried under like half a foot of snow and more to come until tomorrow afternoon in addition to the start of temperatures under 30 degrees, I’m dreaming of those hot summer days where I was sweating through my shirt wishing for cooler ones.   289 more words

Agriculture