Five Minute Farm Focus

The Five Minute Farm Focus series is a collection of videos recorded at local farms in northeast Wisconsin. Dairy farms are a complex network of management decisions that involve multiple people, tools, and practices. The videos focus on one management aspect of a farm that improves the health and well-being of the dairy herd. Each video is approximately five to six minutes long, but they vary in length. 

Transition Cow Health

Heim’s Hillcrest Dairy, Algoma, WI
Video length: 5:22

Preventative Herd Health Management

Srnka Farms, Algoma, WI
Video length: 6:11

Summer Cow Comfort

Wagner Farms, Oconto Falls, WI
Video length: 6:06

Using AMS Data to Improve Herd Health

Diederich Farm, De Pere, WI
Video length: 4:32

Winter Calf Care

Jauquet’s Hillview Dairy, LLC, Luxemburg, WI
Video length: 4:40

Using Genetics to Improve Herd Health

Brey Cycle Farm LLC, Sturgeon Bay, WI
Video length: 5:13

Composting Manure Solids

Crystal Oak Farm and Crystal Composting, Luxemburg, WI
Video length: 4:55

Automated Activity Monitors

Salentine Homestead Dairy, Luxemburg, WI
Video length: 5:06

Accelerated Calf Feeding Program

Synergy Dairy, Pulaski, WI
Video length: 6:30

Fleckvieh Genetics/Crossbreeding

Schleis Farms, Kewaunee, WI
Video length: 5:10

Socially Stable Calving Pens

Junion Homestead Farm, Casco, WI
Video length: 6:30



If you have any questions regarding Agriculture in Kewaunee County, please contact:

Aerica Bjurstrom
Extension Kewaunee County
625 Third Street
Luxemburg, WI 54217
Phone: 920-388-7138
Fax: 920-388-7159
Office Hours: M-F, 8 am to 4:30 pm

Erin Dahle – Program Assistant
Phone: 920-388-7141