DairyCast 0187 for August 26 2008

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  • What does the temperature and variation in temperature in the reticulum tell us about the cow? Can it lead to better disease diagnosis and reproduction management?
  • Gary Crawford, USDA, highlights the forecasts for this year's corn and soybean yields.

DairyCast 0186 for August 22 2008

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  • Dr. Sandy Mckenzie, Harper Adams University College in Shropshire England, shares his research on reducing certain mineral supplements.
  • How may heat stress be affecting the genetic expression of your cows.

DairyCast 0185 for August 19 2008

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  • Laurie Fischer, Executive Director of the Dairy Business Association, share her thoughts on the impacts of immigration reform on dairy producers.
  • Pfizer enters into the animal genetics community through the acquisition of a couple companies.

DairyCast 0184 for August 15 2008

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  • Vincent Amanor-Boadu, economist, offers his perspective on rising concern over a global food crisis.

DairyCast 0183 for August 12 2008

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  • Special presentation for leaders and leaders to be: eight elements of leadership presented by CEO of Berry Petroleum Robert Heinemann - conduct, business decisions and transactions based on a foundation of leadership and ethics

DairyCast 0182 for August 8 2008

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  • The conclusion of our conversation on animal welfare from the Cattle Industry Summer Conference features a question and answer session.

DairyCast 0181 for August 5 2008

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  • Continuing our discussion of the dairy and beef industries response to animal handling concerns, this is part two of the recent Cattle Industry Summer Conference.

DairyCast 0180 for August 1 2008

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  • With mainstream media grabbing a hold of various animal mistreatment videos, the beef and dairy industries are working together to get the positive messages heard. The Cattle Industry Summer Conference recently hosted the Joint Beef and Dairy Industry Symposium.

DairyCast 0179 for July 29 2008

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  • Dr. Ray Nebel, President of the Dairy Cattle Reproduction Council, draws attention to their work and an upcoming event.
  • What implication does the new farm bill have for your operation? Brad Luben, Public Policy Extension Specialist at the University of Nebraska, explains. 

DairyCast 0178 for July 25 2008

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  • Part II: Highlighting the recent Joint Dairy and Beef Symposium at the Cattle Industry Summer Conference. Mary Young, NCBA, and Ann Marie Krautheim, DMI, discuss the Nutrient Rich Foods Coalition. 
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