Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
You're aware that the inability to monitor health and fertility on your farm round-the -clock is costing your farm. You've decided to proactively start comparing different cow monitoring systems, but a part of you is concerned that you might make a mistake by investing in the wrong one.
Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
Managing a goat farm can be a vastly different experience than managing dairy cow herds. Nevertheless, for any type of modern dairy farm, it is crucial to collect and manage data on each animal in order to make the best decision possible to optimize feeding, reproduction, and milk production.
Friday, November 27th, 2015
Since artificial insemination is now de rigueur on most farms, proper dairy herd management includes knowing exactly when cows are in heat, as well as the precise timing for breeding each and every cow. At the sa
Wednesday, October 7th, 2015
A herd's fertility is possibly the single most important factor in dairy farm herd management that needs to be constantly tracked and analyzed. Poor herd fertility is a complex issue, with several factors influencing it, including: milk production, health and body condition, and most importantly, heat detection rate.