Feeding Cull Potatoes to Dairy and Beef Cattle

In a year where feed is in short supply and grain prices are high, dairy and beef cattle producers begin looking for alternative feedstuffs.  One option worth considering is cull potatoes.  Potatoes unsalable because they do not meet size, grade, or quality standards, or potatoes disposed of because of low market value due to over […]

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Maximizing Cow Comfort

Maximizing Cow Comfort was a presentation given during the 2012 CWAS Dairy Meetings.  Click here for the presentation handout; Maximizing Cow Comfort CWDS

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Marketing 101

Marketing 101 was a presentation given during the 2012 CWAS Dairy Meetings.  Click here for the presentation handout; Marketing 101 -CWAS_HO

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TMR Management Practices

TMR Management Practices was a presentation given during the 2012 CWAS Dairy Meetings.  Click here for the presentation handouts; TMR_Management_HO ,  TMR_Mixer_Maintenance , TMR_Management_nHealthy_Rumen

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Dairy Management UW-Extension Website

Dr. Victor Cabrera, UW-Extension Specialist in Dairy Management maintains a website to support dairy farming decision-making tools and research.  The site contains a collection of computer based dairy management tools (spreadsheets, etc.).

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Corn Silage Pricing Decision Aid

This spreadsheet developed by Ryan Sterry, Polk Co. Agriculture Agent; Lee Milligan, St. Croix Co. Agriculture Agent; and Joe Lauer, UW-Extension Corn Agronomist, helps to determine a price for standing and harvested corn silage. UWEXCornSilagePricingDecisionAid

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