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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of PD1511_EC
Serving Dairymen Nationwide | October 12, 2011 | Vol. 25 No. 15
Are dairymen like Cardinals fans?
Dilts-Wetzel Mfg. Co.
powder quality and
In the news, cont’d from page 5
MARKET WATCH FEED
GAS PRICES DOWN SLIGHTLY
COOLING MIDWEST LIFTS MILK-PER-COW Production
BUTTER PRICES DECLINE SHARPLY
Reminder: Post your videos, blogs and photos
Should I respond?
Why is pricing whey in government formulas a problem? The answer
Make the right kind of investments, cont’d from page 21
How does the Chinese consumer impact me?
How does the Chinese consumer impact me?, cont’d from page 23
What are you looking for in people?
Lessons learned from a good-looking dairy job gone bad
No matter how good the dairy was, the above-average salary, nice
Is it a good time to buy or sell agricultural land?
The current historically low prime rate has translated into low
Training future consumers, not just dairy professionals
endorsed by NMPF alters how reforms
Are you in favor of the Foundation for the Future (FFTF) dairy policy plan?, cont’d from page 33
Treating tails well: Why dock when you could trim?
was used in New Zealand was in the
Poly Box Stalls
RESIDUES ARE A BLACK EYE
Healthy cows work harder.
“Generally speaking, the best that can be said about the industry’s major
9500 “Crop Max” Spreader
Sustainability: Dairymen look at homemade biodiesel
Sustainability: Dairymen look at homemade biodiesel, cont’d from page 47
Lightweight pedometer offers activity monitoring versatility
Lightweight pedometer offers activity monitoring versatility, cont’d from page 49
The purpose of this system is to evaluate the increased activity of cows to help the dairy
Evaluating the success of your transition cow program
cows at peak lactation are lame due
Managing hypocalcemia in fresh cows
reduced to about 15 to 25 percent.
DaSilveira Southwest, Inc.
Once SQ is the most complete respiratory protection available,
Transition management will yield profi table results
Transition management will yield profi table results, cont’d from page 59
Corn silage: Hybrid type, time in silo affect feeding value
Corn silage: Hybrid type, time in silo affect feeding value, cont’d from page 61
‘Corn grain is a seed fi rst, then a feed,’ paraphrasing Pat Hoffman,
Maximize your forage testing dollars
NDFD: in-vitro digestibility and near
Fecal starch analysis: A closer look
It’s been repeated numerous times at dairy meetings that corn silage moisture is one of the
Fecal starch analysis: A closer look, cont’d from page 67
INTRODUCING THE NEW AMPLI-CALF®
Fall pasture management sets the tone for spring
As we approach fall, certain management strategies should be
Are you deworming your pasture?
well as physical advantages to non-
Ration technology helps achieve cow health, feed effi ciency
YOUR TRUSTED COMPANION FOR DAIRY REPRODUCTIVE PERFORMANCE.
Just dropping by ...
Milking equipment, systems and parts
IFA Roller Grinder
BUNKER SILO COVERING
Statement of Ownership
Analaine’s Home Cooking
Takes notes now to avoid costly repairs later
Written and illustrated
Intercollegiate dairy judging
The Milk House
PD INDUSTRY NEWS
PD NEW PRODUCTS
Buckeye Dairy Club
On the Edge of Common Sense
It pays to soften the fresh-start blow.
Supercharge your calves