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Since auto-wrap was introduced in the late 70s, the basic setup has not changed. Some of the parts have evolved, but serve the same function as prior designs.

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The numbers don’t lie – mastitis infections in dairy herds are one of the most financially detrimental occurrences that a producer can face. With an estimated $2 billion in losses each year in the U.S. and $400 million in Canada, more preventative and sustainable measures to alleviate mastitis infections are sorely needed.

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Winter brings many challenges to a farm operation. One area I receive constant questions about is winter teat health. Many factors can go into what type of dip to use, but we must always remember why we dip in the first place.

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Klaas Martens of Penn Yan, New York, and Roman Stoltzfoos of Kinzers, Pennsylvania, are well-known leaders in organic farming circles. Both run diversified farming operations. Stoltzfoos, along with son Dwight, farms on 220 acres, raising livestock and selling value-added dairy products.

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The keynote session for the 19th annual Northeast Organic Dairy Producers Association (NODPA) Field Days focused on the massive changes seen in the organic dairy market over the past few years.

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World Ag Expo recently announced its top 10 new product award winners, and two dairy-related products made the list. Information about each is included in this article.

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