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What risks are you taking with your smartphone?

Thu, 05/17/2012

Your identity and phone are only as safe as you make them.

You shred bills, rarely give out credit card information, and have an anti-virus program installed on your computer. Your smartphone, though, can communicate more than you would like. If a smartphone is part of your technology arsenal, take a few precautions to protect your phone and identity from theft.

With three YouTube videos and a few fact sheets, the Identity Theft Resource Center provides valuable tips to help protect both your phone and personal information.

On its list of best practices, number one is password protecting your smartphone. A simple step, a password may prevent your information from being accessed. Read more

No HSUS-flavored pizza here

Wed, 05/16/2012

Dominos pizza box

Domino’s said no to the demands of HSUS. So, this weekend, farmers are going to support their local Domino’s by ordering pizzas and delivering thank you cards.

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Speaking the dairy consumer’s language

Tue, 05/15/2012

two Guernseys on pasture

Industry terms can confuse others if delivered in “farm talk”

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Johnson joins staff as editorial intern

Mon, 05/14/2012

Chelsey Johnson, Hoard's Dairyman intern

South Dakota State University student becomes the 24th Hoard’s Dairyman Editorial Intern.

Wooing California dairies while they’re vulnerable

Fri, 05/11/2012

Billboards encourage them to move to South Dakota and leave production caps behind.

by Hoard's Dairyman staff

For decades, other states have flirted with California dairies like they’re the prettiest girls at the dance. There have been many suitors, too; a dozen from as far away as Wisconsin come to mind. Read more

Consumers dictate stakeholder concerns

Thu, 05/10/2012

When it comes to food production, transparency is no longer an option.

Center for Food Integrity logoby Hoard's Dairyman staff Read more

TED Talks for dairy farms

Wed, 05/09/2012

TED Talks

TED Talks, a collection of high-level presentations originally built for the industries of Technology, Education, and Design (TED), have some good applications to the dairy business, too.

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Comment on the Future of U.S. Genetic Evaluations

Tue, 05/08/2012

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When dairy judging is more than 1-2-3-4

Mon, 05/07/2012

FFA members

The National FFA Contest encompasses dairy management into their judging contest.

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Now we all know what “atypical” means, right?

Fri, 05/04/2012

Latest BSE case proved our monitoring system works, and that “stuff” happens naturally.

by Hoard's Dairyman staff

April 24 was vocabulary-building day not only for consumers, but for many dairy producers, too. Read more

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