Photo of the head & neck of a Holstein cow.

The Dairy Partner/ El Compañero

The Dairy Partner/ El Compañero website hosts the archive of the bimonthly dual-language newsletter for dairy farm employees.  The newsletter has articles available in Spanish and English.  The newsletter articles are written by UW-Extension agriculture agents and state specialists.  From the website: “The purpose of this newsletter is to provide information directly to farm employees to help them improve […]

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Implements of Husbandry

Do you have questions on the Implements of Husbandry (IoH)?  The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture has a video series on YouTube to help you understand the changes.  In addition to this helpful video series, Cheryl Skjolaas, the UW-Extension Safety Specialist has an Implements of Husbandry website to keep you up to date with the latest IoH […]

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Photo of the head & neck of a Holstein cow.

Livestock Owners Pay Careful Attention to Animals During Cold Weather

January 3, 2014- Weather forecasts are predicting some very cold weather for the weekend.  Livestock owners should pay special attention to their animals this weekend and through next week.  Pay attention to calves as they are more susceptible to the cold than mature animals.  If possible, provide extra dry bedding this weekend to help protect […]

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