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What’s the Composition? Milk And Colostrum And How To Treat Each

Posted by Laura Stensberg

“That depends,” you say. “Are you talking about comparing the two liquids or whether colostrum feeding affects future production?” “Both,” I say. Comparing Colostrum to Milk Components Colostrum is notorious for containing high levels of immunoglobulins. At 85 to 90 percent, the most prevalent one is immunoglobulin G (IgG), a large Y-shaped protein produced by…
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Why do calves get scours?

Posted by Dagmar Beckel Machyckova

Scours in calves are one of the most searched items on Google when it comes to calf care. A sick calf is a sad sight and bout of sours will scar the calf for life, limiting its potential as a healthy replacer in the herd. Ods are, you will probably be spending lots of money…
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New Position Opening – Service Technician

Posted by Dagmar Beckel Machyckova

Position Description Title: Service Technician Reports to: General Manager Compensation: Hourly Job Objective Respond to customer questions and tech support calls. Maintain customer satisfaction with current equipment. Strive towards continuous improvement in current products. Job Responsibilities Answer customer and vendor phone calls in a courteous and friendly manner. Read and interpret data logs and error…
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Are milk and colostrum even related? (Golden Calf for Progressive Dairyman)

Posted by Dagmar Beckel Machyckova

“That depends,” you say. “Are you talking about comparing the two liquids or whether colostrum feeding affects future production?” “Both,” I say. Comparing colostrum to milk components Colostrum is notorious for containing high levels of immunoglobulins. At 85 to 90 percent, the most prevalent one is immunoglobulin G (IgG), a large Y-shaped protein produced by…
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Calf Management and Nutrition Meeting & Farm Tour (December 5, 2013)

Posted by Dagmar Beckel Machyckova

Calf Management and Nutrition Meeting When: Thursday, December 5, 2013 (10:00 -1:30 with Lunch being served) Where: Breezy Point Farms W2184 County Road K, Durand, WI  54736 (Directions: 8 miles south of Durand on Hwy 25 to East Cty Rd K then 3.5 miles.  Farm is on the left. Park by Lactating Barn) Hosts: Deric, Becky,…
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