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DairyCast 0332 - Why do some cows thrive and others crash? Mary Beth Hall explains

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  • Have you ever wondered why some cows excel while others fail miserably when you make a change to the ration? Dr. Mary Beth Hall, US Dairy Forage Research Center, shares significant insights into her research that might offer some explanations.

DairyCast 0324 - Wrapping up our conversation with Alex Avery on environmental impacts of raising cows

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  • In this 3rd and final segment from Alex Avery, Director of Research and Education for the Center for Global Food Issues at the Hudson Institute, Alex focuses on how data from respectable organizations is not being reported fairly and consistently to the general public for the expressed purpose of moving forward a position that is not environmentally sound.

DairyCast 0323 - Part 2 of our look at the environmental impact of raising cattle

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  • In part 2 of our look into which cattle production practices are best for the environment, Alex Avery, Director of Research and Education for the Center for Global Food Issues at the Hudson Institute, provides an information base to compare food grown with organic nitrogen versus food grown with synthetic nitrogen.

DairyCast 0322 - Is modern cattle production better for the environment?

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DairyCast update for December 15, 2009, Understanding the science behind genomic selection


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DairyCast 0320 - Understanding the science behind genomic selection

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  • Dr. Michael Cowan, General Manager of Genetic Visions, provides some background of the science behind genomic selection in dairy cattle.

DairyCast 0319 - Will genomic selection work for your herd?

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  • Dr. Kent Weigel, Extension Genetics Specialist at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, shares his experience with genomic selection and how it can benefit your herd.

DairyCast update for November 17, 2009, If you have more than 50 cows, will you need an EPA permit?

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Update for November 17, 2009


We are pleased today to be one of the first to share with you an exciting announcement from Elanco Animal Health. In an effort to further enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of meeting their customer’s needs, Elanco has released the new, higher concentration of Rumensin. Listen in as Dr. Chel Moore, PhD and Technical Consultant for Elanco, explains the details you should know.

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DairyCast 0314 - Elanco announces a new higher concentration of Rumensin

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  • Dr. Chel Moore, PhD and Technical Consultant for Elanco Animal Health, explains the details you should know about the new higher concentration of Rumensin.

DairyCast 0305 - What advancements are in the future of alfalfa?

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  • Mark McCaslin, President of Forage Genetics International, shares some of the latest research on increasing fiber digestibility of alfalfa as well as other research on the horizon.
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