Thursday, June 21, 2018
hay field

Selection criteria for forage crops will need to expand beyond the current focus to encompass environmental impacts of growing, harvesting and storing them.

In Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, Angela Duckworth studies non-IQ competencies including self-control and grit as predictors of success.
Calf barn

Learn more about best practices to help calves regulate their temperature and conserve their energy while taking care to prevent disease.
Barn and farmland

Now is the time to get the farm financial books fully caught up and to project income and expenses through the end of the year.
Farmer milking cows

Farmers need to observe milking routines and evaluate milkers to ensure procedures are followed correctly and consistently.

Each day at the Farm Science Review, a panel of 15 experts were questioned over a 20 minute period on some of the hottest farm management issues.
wheat harvest

Harvest is one of the times of the year when farm fatalities increase. Learn how to maintain a safe work environment for you, your family and employees.
Dairy cattle

Contact your local FSA office and let them know whether you will participate in the Dairy Margin Protection Program for 2018 before the Dec. 15 deadline.
RNR Swiss Brown Swiss heifers

Knowing your cost of production and need for replacements can help determine how many heifers you need on the operation.

The farm may rest, but it scoffs at the notion that sleep is possible despite our efforts to lure it into tranquility.
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