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Dealing with moisture stressed perennial forages

Source: Alberta Agriculture and Forestry Determining the right time to cut a hay stand could mean the difference between harvesting a second cut or the...

Lallemand Animal Nutrition, North America strengthens team in the Canada

Source: Lallemand Animal Nutrition Lallemand Animal Nutrition announces the addition of Theunis Wessels, MSc, PAg, and Marie-Claire Girod as Territory Business Managers for Western and Eastern...

Mastitis in dairy cattle: prevention is better than cure

Source: International Dairy Federation Global dairy experts meet in Copenhagen to discuss pressing animal health issue Leading global experts in udder health from no less...

New mobile application for veterinarians and producers takes the guesswork out of deworming cattle

What is the recommended dose of fenbendazole for an individual animal, based on its weight? How much fenbendazole will it take to treat a...

Updates in genetic tools for farmers: Pro$ and Lifetime Profit Index

Source: Dairy Research Cluster April 2019 will see the release of an enhanced Pro$ formula, which will allow for selection for optimal daughter profitability in...

New Canadian Production Champions Crowned in the Milking Shorthorn Breed

Source: Milking Shorthorn In recent months, we have seen a number of Milking Shorthorn cows establish new All-Time records for milk, fat or protein production by...

Planting Early? Be Aware!

Source: Maizex Seeds Inc. The meeting circuit this past winter has provided some thoughts on things to try for this coming year.  One topic that...

DFO Policy Amendments: Parent-to-Child Top-Up

Source: Dairy Farmers of Ontario Dairy Farmers of Ontario’s (DFO) board has lifted, effective April 5, 2019, the moratorium placed on March 1, 2019, regarding the Parent-to-Child...

Budget 2019 a positive sign for Canadian dairy farmers

Source: Dairy Farmers of Canada Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) welcomes today’s Budget 2019 announcement, which contains a funding envelope of $3.9 billion to compensate Canada’s...

Pro$ & LPI: Enhancements and Updates

Source: Canadian Dairy Network Pro$ was introduced in August 2015 as a selection tool to maximize genetic response for daughter lifetime profitability. Since that time,...