Management

Know your cows before using technology

6/5/2019

Dairy farms are becoming larger and this challenges the craftsmanship of dairy farmers to keep the cows healthy and productive. An increasing amount of technology and tools are coming to market that help dairy farmers to do just that and help them to get the best out of the animals.

Tags: Management

Time To Replenish Working Capital

5/30/2019

As milk prices are hopeful to recover this summer and fall, now is the time to start thinking about replenishing your working capital. Shoot for at least $4oo of working capital per cow. 

Tags: Management

'High-yield' farming costs environment less than previously thought

9/17/2018

Best way to meet rising food demand while conserving biodiversity is to "wring as much food as sustainably possible" from land that is farmed.

Tags: Farming, Management, Markets