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Farm Director Rick Shields and our staff of writers from across the Midwest will be providing you great kernels of information on everything from seed to feed, from commodity news to sustainability, livestock, crops and more.

  • Tue, aug 19 2014 - 11:11 a.m.

    Faster is Better!

    I've always loved the advice from the Old Farmers Almanac, "sooner begun, sooner done." I have taken great pains to quote it often enough to my children that I'm certain they will not only remember it, but tell ...

  • Sat, aug 16 2014 - 4:07 p.m.

    THINK TWICE BEFORE ADDING 'JUST A FEW MORE' TO A PEN.

    You may have heard the expressions "too many cooks in the kitchen" or "too many irons in the fire," but the Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin want to also remind you not to have too many cows in the pen ...

  • Tue, aug 12 2014 - 3:53 p.m.

    How Often You Feed Your Calves Makes a BIG Difference

    The PDPW always has great insights into raising calves. This month they had an article on changing feed times for better efficiency. FEED CALVES THREE TIMES PER DAY AND WATCH THEM GROW . If you want to boost feed efficiency and ...

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