There’s more to see at the National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville than just tractors as this DeLaval Rotary Milker attests to. Thanks to Buckeye Ag Radio Network’s Andy Vance for this picture and interview.
The Indy Racing League may be moving to ethanol to power their cars but drag racers are fueling up with milk! At least Erica Enders, who races for Cagnazzi Racing’s NHRA Pro Stock Team is drinking a lot of milk. She just had her sponsorship by Bravo! Foods International Corp. renewed and expanded. Last year, Slammers Ultimate Milk sponsored the second half of the season. This year, Slammers Ultimate Milk will be the primary sponsor of Enders’ Chevy Cobalt Pro Stock racer for the full 23-race 2006 season, building on what was started in 2005.
There’s all kinds of activities in the booths at this year’s Cattle Industry Convention Trade Show. The Bayer booth had a very amusing pool shark. He had quite a crowd so I guess he was entertaining.
Accelerated Genetics announces some results of their 2005 Young Producer Fall Conference. Elections were held for the Young Producer Committee and re-elected producers were Brian Castleberg, Mondovi, WI and Jeff and Tammy Styczynski, Pulaski, WI. Newly elected to serve on the committee was David & Kelly Oberreich, Plymouth, WI.
One of our sponsors, Accelerated Genetics just named a new member to their board. She’s Carol Anderson of Whitehall, WI. Carol represents District 4.
Have you ever considered brushing your teeth with yogurt? Me either. But you can. With some fairly expensive toothpaste from Breath Palette. Try the Smoothie Toothpaste Kit which comes in these flavors: Fresh Yogurt, Monkey Banana, Kiwi Fruit, Strawberry, Blueberry
I love ice cream. In fact, it’s my favorite desert. I’ve also been to Vevay, Switzerland, the home of Nestle which just became the largest ice cream company in the world.
Pfizer Animal Health just announced an FDA-approved mastitis treatment. This treatment “provides dairy producers with a wider range of management options than any other dry cow mastitis treatment on the market.”