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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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Nathan & Jenny, 300 cows, Zeeland, MI

Posted by Dagmar Beckel Machyckova

Nathan loves to learn. You are likely to run into him at a dairy producers’ conference or a workshop, as he enjoys innovation and is always open to trying out something new to improve his 300 head dairy operation. One of the seminars offered during the 2010 Great Lakes Dairy Conference had discussed bacterial growth…
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