Pain Mitigation During Dehorning

Thursday afternoon, the Dairy Production and Management class at UGA had a lab focused on assessment of current farm “weaknesses” coupled with their thoughts on the “opportunities” for farm improvement.  This included current protocols regarding calf health and biosecurity as well as how to implement a sound heat checking protocol…
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Manure Field Day – December 1st

The University of Georgia in collaboration with Georgia Department of Agriculture will be hosting an afternoon full of manure fun!!!  There will be a live manure spill emergency response demonstration.  The Nhun Crawler and PCE agitation boats will be showcased.  Reid Brothers Irrigation will be demonstrating some of their manure handling…
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Stay on WOTUS

Potentially good news for farmers out there.  Read more about the current stay on the WOTUS ruling until more information is on hand to describe the impact that it will have on farmers in the U.S. Click Here for More Information
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It’s CIDR Time!

Jillian Bohlen, PhD and Lark Widener, Dairy Science Graduate Student As summer turns to fall, many youth and adults in the dairy industry are excitedly working with dairy stock to prepare for the fall show season. Trips to county and state fairs to exhibit these animals are undoubtedly on the agenda…
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Student Wins National Award

A huge congratulations to Kayla Alward on her recognition at the 2015 American Dairy Science Association meetings for her winning presentation “Hyperkeratosis: a costly consequence of milking equipment”.  She is currently highlighted by UGA’s College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences!   http://students.caes.uga.edu/news/announcements/2015/ada-undergraduate-paper-presentation-winner–kayla-alward.html  
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District Meetings Coming Up!!!

Don’t forget that district meetings are coming up for Georgia Milk Producers and SUDIA/ADA!  Everyone is encouraged to attend to learn important updates regarding industry issues, promotional efforts, and upcoming events.  Add them to your calendar! 2015DistrictMeetings
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