The 2016 November/December Dairy Partner El Compañero Newsletter is now available online. This month’s newsletter focuses on winter strategies to enhance teat health and milk quality, cattle handling and tips for staying warm and safe this winter.
The Dairy Partner/El Compañero is a UW-Extension newsletter designed for dairy farm employees. Written in both English and Spanish, the newsletter provides basic information about dairy cows, farm safety, and personal health to individuals who work on farms. Past articles are available on the web via topic category (calf care, herd health, milk quality, reproduction, feed & nutrition and safety). For more information regarding the Dairy Partner/El Compañero, please contact UW-Extension Jackson County Agriculture Agent Trisha Wagner. This newsletter is written and produced by UW-Extension Dairy Team, with generous financial support provided by Animart and Zoetis.