Finally finished the last post from the 2010 World Dairy Expo today – here are some of the highlights, in case you missed it.
Amazing Results in Boosting Milk Fat Levels – interview with Dr. Scott Bascom, a nutritionist with Cooperative Plus in Wisconsin.
How Lower Protein Rations Can Increase the Bottom Line – interviews with Dr. Larry Chase with Cornell University and Dr. Bob Stoltzfus with Lancaster Veterinary Associates.
Five Star Dairy Wins Environmental Award – first ever award by Wisconsin Dairy Business Association.
RFID at the Speed of Commerce – using ultra high radio frequency (UHF) to tag identify large groups of moving animals.
Interviews with Dairyman and Dairy Woman of the Year – Don Bennink of Florida and Liz Doornink of Wisconsin.
Precision Feeding of Dairy Replacement Heifers – interview with Pat Hoffman from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Award Winning Dairy Credit Scours Protection – Interview with Dave Hartford of Oakridge-Bahler Farm, Connecticut.
Check out these videos of some of what was new at the show this year:
Using a Brix Refractometer to Measure Colostrum Quality