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Feed & Nutrition

Learn about all aspects of the dairy cow ration, from harvest to storage and balancing additives to forage supplementation.

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Feed expenditures are the single-largest operating expense, accounting for 45 to 50 percent of total production costs in your dairy business.

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Each year molds and mycotoxins leave a major economic impact on the dairy industry, and despite advances in analysis of these toxic metabolites produced by molds, they still prove to be difficult to measure and quantify.

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As temperatures rise, feed intake in dairy cattle tends to decline.

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Growing conditions have a significant impact on the nutritional value of corn silage, and though growers can’t change Mother Nature, they can be prepared and make adjustments during harvest that can have a positive outcome for their crop.

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With the harvesting of corn silage rapidly approaching, a review of the processes involved in making quality corn silage is probably warranted.

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These days, whenever you read or discuss an article about dairy cows, the issue of cow comfort is sure to come up.

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