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Are Your Calves Secure? 7 Ways to Make It So (Golden Calf for Progressive Dairyman)

Posted by Dagmar Beckel Machyckova

Editor’s note: This article is part three in a three-part series on evaluating your hygiene protocols. Visit www.progressivedairy.com/topics/calves-heifers/are-you-saving-money-with-hygiene to read part 1 and www.progressivedairy.com/topics/management/5-steps-to-perfect-cleanliness to read part 2. Our first two articles of this three part series focused on cleaning and storing of feeding equipment. It is now time to put emphasis on a biosecurity…
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5 Steps to Perfect Cleanliness (Golden Calf for Progressive Dairyman)

Posted by Dagmar Beckel Machyckova

It has been said, cleanliness is next to godliness. Nowhere on a dairy is this saying more true than in the maternity and calf areas. Providing a clean environment for our newborn calves can save us thousands of dollars in future treatments and medical expenses. In our last article, “Are you saving money with hygiene?”…
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Are you saving money with Hygiene? (Golden Calf for Progressive Dairyman)

Posted by Dagmar Beckel Machyckova

In this time of lower milk prices, every penny counts, and many producers have “hunkered down” and decided not to make any large investments this year. In times like these, every producer should focus on efficiencies and find areas where improvements will yield the biggest impact. You won’t find a more important area than newborn…
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Love calves? Join our team

Posted by Dagmar Beckel Machyckova

Do you enjoy working with calves? Do you enjoy working with people that take care of calves? Are you good at listening? Does the idea of being in charge of your own income appeal to you? Then you should join our team. Golden Calf Company is filling a position of Calf Consultant/Sales Representative. We are…
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Choosing Between Optical and Digital Refractometer

Posted by Dagmar Beckel Machyckova

Digital Dip Style Refractometer: How to use Digital Dip Style Refractometer: Dip refractometer into liquid, press start and read results within 3 seconds. Review of Digital Dip Style Refractometer: This is the newest and simplest way that allows for technology, design and user interface to excel to the highest level.  The digital display is easy…
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