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The Milk House

The ‘universe’ needed to send me to Yuma

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Departments - Editorial
Written by Progressive Dairyman Editor Walt Cooley   
Tuesday, 09 September 2014 08:46

I have to admit that I wanted to write this editorial just because the headline is so intriguing. When I teased the idea of it to my fellow editors Emily Caldwell, Peggy Coffeen and Karen Lee, they said they wanted to read a draft when it was ready.

What follows is mostly a travelog, but it does have a happy ending.


Do producers feed calves differently in hot and cold weather?

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Written by Progressive Dairyman Editor Walt Cooley   
Monday, 08 September 2014 12:10

Poll resultsAs many as half of all producers who use milk replacer may change the formulation of their feed or the amount they feed as the seasons change. That’s according to recent surveys conducted by Progressive Dairyman.

We began asking readers a question about their milk replacer feed formulation practices back in May and continued polling readers throughout the summer. The online question was: Do you change the formulation of the milk or milk replacer fed to your calves as the seasons change?


Confessions of an ‘ugly cow’ lover

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Written by Progressive Dairyman Editor Emily Caldwell   
Thursday, 21 August 2014 16:40

1414pd caldwell editorialIn the July 19 issue of Progressive Dairyman, my colleague Peggy Coffeen confessed to us readers that she has felt like kind of an outsider. She’s writing for a commercial dairy magazine, but she not-so-secretly (at least anymore) loves flashy show cows.


Plan in advance for you and your cows

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Written by Progressive Dairyman Editor Walt Cooley   
Tuesday, 05 August 2014 13:20

If this issue’s contents have two underlying themes, they relate to planning ahead to avoid common herd health challenges on your dairies and the transfer of your business to the next generation.



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