Weather, animal welfare, economics and producer quality of life were factors influencing move.
Platform automatically incubates and analyzes up to three milk samples simultaneously to test for beta-lactam and tetracycline antibiotics.
LED lighting assumed to be less damaging to milk due to its lower power consumption, but that appears to be incorrect.
Different dairy farmers have same keys to calf success.
Patented clover can survive temperatures as low as 5°F with zero snow cover.
Analysis data can help silage producers adjust management processes to avoid future problems.
Benefits include waste breakdown, greenhouse gas capture and biogas production.
"Significant breakthrough" makes grasses more digestible, promising improved feed for ruminants and better biomass for biofuels.
Net economic returns can vary depending on which forage crop is planted.
Neogen launches simplified and cost-effective method of ordering testing for multiple dairy genetic traits.