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Cow Comfort Apps

“You can’t manage what you don’t measure” – W. Edwards Deming This year California experienced the worst drought in history followed by an unusually hot summer. Yet our cows have maintained a relatively high level of production and good health. I attribute this success to my employee’s excellent attention to cow comfort and care. Of…

Milk Quality

Technology Tools for lowering your Somatic Cell Counts

I hate culling cows! Part of the problem is looking an animal in the eye and saying, “you’ve got to go!”. The other part of the problem is making good decisions. There are so many variables involved in culling, it’s hard to know which ones are right. All culling questions are financial. Is this cow…

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Top 10 Android Apps for Farmers, take 2

Recently I posted a list of my 10 favorite Android apps for farm productivity. Since then I have come across a couple others that I can not live without. Here they are: Droid Light by Motorola – Free – (search android market) This is probably the most useful app in my tool box. This app…