Broomfield, Colo. (July 22, 2014) – Horizon Organic announced the four recipients of the 2014 Horizon Organic Producer Education (HOPE) Scholarships, an award that encourages young people to enter the field of organic agriculture. The students, each of whom will receive $2,500, are children or grandchildren of Horizon’s nearly 700 family farmers. Listen to this podcast featuring […]
July 28, 2014 — We keep hearing about the health benefits of a high protein diet. Dietician and nutritionist Maureen Bligh is with the Dairy Council of California She joins us again this week to share the top nutrition trends that affect the dairy industry. She reports on the healthy benefits of protein and the latest news […]
July 25, 2014 — Dry cows can be challenged under heat conditions. Dr. Mike Hutjens from the University of Illinois joins us on today’s DairyLine to provide some tips and insight on why you should keep your dry cows cool.
July 24, 2014 — Hershey’s Creamery Co. is making their milkshakes and smoothies more accessible with the new Shake Shop Express, a self-serve frozen drink blending machine. Shake Shop Express is a quick way to get consistently delicious, portion-controlled milkshakes and smoothies on the go. Mark Scharlau, Central Region Vice President tells us more on […]
July 23, 2014 — Dairy producers have expressed interest in feeding corn as Shredlage™. University of Wisconsin’s Dr. Randy Shaver shares with DairyLine listeners the latest results after conducting feeding trials to see what makes it tick inside the cow.
July 22, 2014 — Empire Farm Days is Aug. 5, 6 & 7 at Rodman Lott & Son Farms in Seneca Falls, NY. Manager Melanie Wickham joined us on today’s DairyLine with a preview.
July 21, 2014 — Over the last few weeks we have been discussing the top trends affecting the dairy industry. We all realize that consumers are more demanding when shopping and dining. Dairy Council of California’s Maureen Bligh joins us again to discuss the unique needs of today’s consumer.
July 18, 2014 — This week’s Feed Facts segment, Dr. Mike Hutjens takes a look at milk component testing during the hot summer months.
July 17, 2014 — On-farm pasteurizers have gained in popularity as a way for dairy farmers to utilize the waste milk on their operations. But commonly things go wrong with pasteurizers. What do producers have to keep in mind when utilizing a pasteurizer and feeding waste milk? Dr. Tom Earleywine, technical services director with Land […]
July 16, 2014 — U.S. Dairy producers have an excellent track record preventing drug residues. Retired veterinarian Dr. David Rhoda joined us on today’s DairyLine to tell us more in this PDPW “Your Bottom Line” segment.
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