The latest news from Nobis Agri Science

The latest news from Nobis Agri Science

Nobis Agri Science is dedicated to providing the best, most progressive services in the agricultural industry. From dairy cow feed manufacturing and ruminant nutrition to nutritional consulting and forage sampling, our team seeks to expand their knowledge through continuous learning and ongoing training. To learn more about our team, our mission and our pursuit to provide the industry's best bulk cow feed, view our news articles below.

Using Manure Evaluation to Enhance Dairy Cattle Nutrition

5/16/2019

Evaluating cows manure can give hints to what is happening during a cows digestive cycle. Nutrients that are not digested will be found in the manure.

Tags: Feed Management, Nutrition

Four Steps to a Higher Fat Test

5/15/2019

A cows diet has a large impact on the fat content of milk. “Diet and management risk factors result in a change in rumen microbes that produce fatty acid intermediates.This can account for up to 50% of the reason for the reduction in milk fat."

Tags: Feed Management, milk fat

Use These Checklists When Planning For First Cut Alfalfa

5/13/2019

The first cutting of alfalfa can be a large percentage of your total crop for the year. Cutting at the right time can maximize the qaulity and quantity of alfalfa harvested.

Tags: Alfalfa Harvest, Alfalfa Management

5 Alfalfa Factors to Manage

5/10/2019

Managing alfalfa is key to ensure the quality and nutritional value is suitable for dairy cows. Here are some tips to help maximize the quality of alfalfa.

Tags: Feed Management

Milk Markets Follow Grain and Take a Plunge

5/9/2019

With the U.S. tarrifs on China not yet solved, milk and grain prices have lowered. If an agreement is not made by May 10th tarrifs on China will increase from 10% to 25%.

Tags: Market News

Modeling the Financial Impact of the Replacement Program

5/8/2019

Heifer Businesses will buy new born heifer calves and raise them up. Doing this can make heifers grow more efficiently at a farm that can focus soley on raising heifers, and then sell them back to the dairy as spingers.

Tags: Replacement Heifers

Avoiding Milk Fat Drop During Heat Stress

5/7/2019

As the summer approaches so do high temps that can cause heat stress. This can lead to cows producing milk with lower fat content. Here are some tips to help with this issue.

Tags: Management Tips; Heat Stress, milk fat

Look at the bigger picture issues that will lead the dairy to long-term success.

Six Keys to More Profitability

4/26/2019

The daily operations of a dairy are enough to fill anyone’s schedule. But at some point you need to take a moment to look at bigger picture issues that will lead the dairy to long-term success. Finding the time to pay attention to that vision can be difficult.

Tags: Management Tips, Profit

Plan A Silage Strategy

Plan A Silage Strategy

4/17/2019

As spring arrives and farmers get the itch to head into the field, take proactive steps to ensure feeding success in the fall. Make sure you’ll have enough old-crop silage to give new-crop silage time to cure after harvest.

Tags: Management Tips; Silage

Congratulations Megan Versau on making 30 UNDER 30!

Congratulations Megan Versau on making 30 UNDER 30!

4/5/2019

We are excited and proud to share that one of our very own made Western Michigan University's Haworth College of Business 30 UNDER 30.

Congratulations, Megan Versau, on your outstanding accomplishment. We are honored to have you as part of the Nobis Agri Science team and we look forward to all the extraordinary things that you will do!

Tags: Company News