The Manager - July 2016
Enhanced herd health through effective protocol management
Improve herd health and decrease drug waste and residue risk by implementing treatment protocols.
By Robert Lynch, DVM
FARM Program changes highlight improvements in animal care
The FARM Program reflects ongoing changes and consumer expectations for how animals are cared for.
By Chris Galen
Siting manure storages
Manure storage planning is more complex than ever.
By Pete Wright and Karl Czymmek
Manure Treatment. Is it in your future?
Manure manipulation: is there a benefit for your farm?
By Curt Gooch and Pete Wright
Capital vs. labor: A historic tradeoff in perspective
History provides important context to critical decisions dairy farms face on labor-saving investment
By Jennifer Ifft
How to help each employee become more valuable to your business
Implement a performance plan to improve productivity and efficiency and support higher wages.
By Thomas R. Maloney
Capital investment of robotic milkers pays off for Seneca Castle, NY farm
Hemdale Farms has become the US’s second largest robotic milking system.
By Julie Berry