HD Notebook

Sharing the right information

Date: 
Tue, 07/24/2012

Reporting inaccuracies about ag has a new venue

by Patti Hurtgen, Online Media Manager, Hoard's Dairyman Read more

Cooling cows more often may be worth it

Date: 
Mon, 07/23/2012

A study in Israel suggests that more frequent, intensive cooling sessions keeps milk production up

by Chelsey Johnson, Hoard’s Dairyman Editorial Intern Read more

Record almond crop expected in California as NASS predicts third record crop in a row in 2012

Date: 
Fri, 07/20/2012

Do your cows like almond hulls? If so, then don’t give up any room in the commodity barn, because even more of them are going to be available this year than last.

by Dennis Halladay, Hoard’s Dairyman Western Editor Read more

Got a project? Here’s some help

Date: 
Thu, 07/19/2012

Many of us think of great ideas for service, agricultural awareness and just plain fun projects to do in our communities. But all take time and money, so here are some ideas that could help.

by Lucas Sjostrom, Hoard’s Dairyman Associate Editor

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The boom is going to bust

Date: 
Wed, 07/18/2012

Federal Reserve Bank

The Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank left attendees with more questions than answers for the future of crop and livestock farming. Agricultural economists, investors and bankers generally agreed that land prices will drop, but gave no firm indication of when or how far.

Hoard’s Dairyman Farm replica on display at Dairy Shrine

Date: 
Tue, 07/17/2012

Miniature modern dairy farm created to showcase current dairy facilities.

by Patti Hurtgen, Online Media Manager, Hoard’s Dairyman

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Don’t try to tackle your to-do list

Date: 
Mon, 07/16/2012

Be realistic when managing your to-do list instead of being discouraged when you don’t complete it.

by Chelsey Johnson, Hoard’s Dairyman Editorial Intern Read more

Uh-oh, they’re back

Date: 
Fri, 07/13/2012

Midwest heat wave pushes prices back above $7 per bushel.

by Dennis Halladay, Hoard’s Dairyman Western Editor

Uh-oh, they’re back.

After a quiet enough spring, corn prices roared back to life this month and shot past $7 per bushel as scorching temperatures and dry skies withered fields in America’s Heartland. Read more

Brown Swiss and Holstein conclude sale of remarqued Foster Mothers

Date: 
Thu, 07/12/2012

Proceeds went to support each breed’s youth organization.

by Amanda Smith, Hoard's Dairyman Associate Editor Read more

“Do real stuff” urges Temple Grandin

Date: 
Wed, 07/11/2012

No doubt, there’s no modern animal scientist who has received as much recognition in recent years as Temple Grandin. She recently spoke to graduates of her alma mater, Franklin Pierce University, on May 12, 2012.

by Lucas Sjostrom, Hoard’s Dairyman Associate Editor Read more

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