HD Notebook

Consumers dictate stakeholder concerns

Date: 
Thu, 05/10/2012

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

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TED Talks for dairy farms

Date: 
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

Date: 
Tue, 05/08/2012

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

Date: 
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?

Date: 
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

Farm tour creates ripples in Wisconsin county

Date: 
Thu, 05/03/2012

A fourth grade farm tour helps students connect the dots between dairy farming and the food production system.

farm tour

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D.C. staff sees light at end of 2012 Farm Bill tunnel

Date: 
Wed, 05/02/2012

animal ag alliance logo

The 11th annual Animal Agriculture Alliance Stakeholders Summit is today and tomorrow. The session opened with a look into the 2012 Farm Bill.

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Farms continue to be dangerous places for children and adults

Date: 
Tue, 05/01/2012

Common sense and awareness to your surroundings needs your full attention

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Department of Labor retreats on youth labor regulations

Date: 
Mon, 04/30/2012

A collective sigh of relief is felt throughout rural America.

lawn boy

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Milk quality is improving steadily

Date: 
Fri, 04/27/2012

2011 was the sixth straight year that SCCs declined in DHIA herds

by Hoard's Dairyman staff

Did your herd’s average somatic cell count drop a little in 2011? Chances are it did, according to USDA and the National Dairy Herd Improvement Association. Read more

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