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Water is essential for livestock year-round. For every pound of dry matter consumed, cattle will need to drink about seven pounds of water.

Cargill and Cainthus, a Dublin-based machine vision company, created a partnership that will bring facial recognition technology to dairy farms across the world.

Extreme winter weather can stress your livestock and damage your pastures. Learn more about the best farm management practices to combat the cold.

By following these guidelines, you should be able to avoid any runoff events from winter manure application and the problems that they can cause.

Winter always seems like a slower time, but farm and grazing management never take a break. Make sure you've got your best foot forward this spring.

Nutrient management and disease are expected to be complicated by warmer, wetter conditions. An increase in hot days will challenge some and benefit others.

A question that is becoming increasingly important is: how are the nutrients contained in manure accounted for and managed as that manure is applied back to the land?

The Columbus Dispatch reports that in the Kasich administration’s plan for reducing toxic algae blooms in Lake Erie, changes for farmers aren’t included, at least based on what was revealed May 25.

The toxic algae bloom in the Ohio River late last summer didn't get as much attention as Lake Erie and the Maumee River watershed had, but it could still change the way producers manage nutrients on their farms in the future.

Last year is now in the rear-view mirror, and most producers are not sorry to see it go.