Funding to support projects measuring antimicrobial use in dairy cattle, extending dairy cow life by improving calf management.
Ordered genomic map of entire rumen microbiome created to more easily identify individual microbes and their functions.
New Zealand researchers conducting U.S. field trials on forage grass to confirm reductions in animal methane emissions and nitrogen excretion.
EU-funded initiative developed handheld device that will allow farmers to test cow milk for antibiotic residues.
With low forage inventories low this year, dairy producers should make sure to optimize all manageable aspects of silage harvest.