5 Steps to Culling Strategy – Ann Hoskins, Vita Plus

Posted on October 25, 2017 in Starting Strong - Calf Care

By Ann Hoskins, Vita Plus calf products coordinator
Advances in reproductive and calf raising management have resulted in an abundance of replacement heifers.  What do we do when we simply have too many?  These five steps can help you design your best-fit culling strategy. 

Genomics: A Long-term Investment in Your Dairy’s Performance – Cheryl Marti, Zoetis

Posted on April 10, 2013 in Starting Strong - Calf Care
Genomics has become a hot topic of discussion on today’s dairy farms as producers look for innovative solutions to maximize performance and improve profitability in their herds. Cheryl Marti, dairy production specialist with Zoetis, said this new technology can be worth the investment on well managed farms.  She said Zoetis views genetic improvement as an