Ken Nobis is an active member of the Nobis Dairy Farms team, which milks 1,050 cows and farms 3,400 acres in Clinton County, Michigan. He is also the president of the Michigan Milk Producers Association.
Bob Milligan, senior consultant with Dairy Strategies LLC, explains why clarity is necessary in the workforce. His methods for “chalking the field” will aid managers in outlining employee expectations in order to receive better results.
Some dairymen are looking for ways to grow their herd, while others are concerned about maintaining herd size. Yet, all producers are concerned about generating revenue and maximizing profit on their farm business.