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Pork Briefs

January 2014 Checking the Feed and Doing it Twice 924 kB
February 2014 Heavier Hogs Show Potentially Higher Returns Year to Year 1,120 kB
March 2014 Ramp up the Breeding 830 kB
May 2014 Feed Fat to Deal with Summer Heat 1,106 kB
July 2014 Basking in the Sun 887 kB
September 2014 DDGS Great Value 1,235 kB
October 2014 Will Feed Input Costs be Lower? 1,214 kB
November 2014 Biggest Profit Year on Record 1,410 kB
January 2015 Corn Considerations 988 kB
February 2015 Are We Providing Proper Nutrition for Replacement Gilts? 1,322 kB
March 2015 Getting it Right Routinely 1,113 kB
May 2015 Keeping Them Keen 1,010 kB
September 2015 Corn Quality Worsens 618 kB
October 2015 Growth Promotants 609 kB
November 2015 Good Returns, Good Weather, Good Crops 212 kB
December 2015 Packing the Lactating Sows Lunch 559 kB
January 2016 The Year of the Sow 564 kB
March 2016 Breeding for the Season 592 kB
May 2016 Comparing the Numbers 474 kB
August 2016 Considerations of Feeding Wheat or Barley 463 kB
September 2016 Late Summer Tune Up 618 kB
October 2016 Check Corn for Mycotoxins 571 kB
November 2016 Dilution is the Solution 581 kB
December 2016 A Good Get By Year 290 kB
February 2017 Repop Depop 597 kB
March 2017 Sizzling Bacon 605 kB
May 2017 Spring Tune Up Time 455 kB
July 2017 Summertime Tips 393 kB

Dairy Briefs

January 2014 Measuring Up 838 kB
February 2014 Optimizing Low Forage Rations 886 kB
March 2014 Organic Confusion 880 kB
April 2014 Sweet Feed Can Sweeten Your Profits 924 kB
Spring 2014 Spring & Summer Checklist 772 kB
May 2014 Vitamin E and Selenium Make a Great Defensive Team 965 kB
June 2014 Cutting Protein Cuts into Profits 935 kB
July 2014 Raising Calves Right 821 kB
August 2014 Mycotoxins: What's the Big Deal 843 kB
September 2014 Feeding Cows in Scandinavia 965 kB
October 2014 Alternative Protein Sources 905 kB
November 2014 Water: The Forgotten Nutrient 1,113 kB
January 2015 Give Your Cows a Boost: Feed Lacta-Fat 770 kB
January 2015 Getting the Short Straw: Tips to Reduce Straw Use 1,052 kB
February 2015 Nutrition Strategies to Prevent Milk Fever 1,091 kB
March 2015 Getting More Out of Your Cows 877 kB
April 2015 The Cost of Feeding Robots 1,229 kB
May 2015 Stabilizing Butterfat in Spring and Summer 954 kB
June 2015 Are Incentives Worth It? 1,312 kB
July 2015 Reduce Sorting to Stabilize Buttermilk 775 kB
October 2015 Optimizing Profits with Fewer Cows 1,421 kB
November 2015 New Years Resolutions Dairy Style 1,484 kB
December 2015 Picking the Perfect Protein Source 712 kB
January 2016 Starting Calves Off Right on Solid Feed 374 kB
March 2016 Harvesting High Quality Haylage 523 kB
May 2016 The Value of Milk Urea Nitrogen 862 kB
January 2017 More Milk = More Cows = More Forage 523 kB
May 2017 Keeping Butterfat Up 647 kB
June 2017 Getting the most out of your milk cheque 373 kB
July 2017 Feeding Wheat to Dairy Cattle 483 kB

Beef Briefs

February 2012 Mineral Matters, It Surley Does!
1,073 kB
April 2012 The Calving Gap & Spring of 2012
746 kB
August 2012 Stressed about corn? It's stressed too
798 kB
October 2012 Surviving the Drought: Minimizing Hay Losses and Waste
1,133 kB
January 2013 With the Many Challenges we are Pressed to Make Changes
627 kB
April 2013 Number$ Matter
688 kB
February 2014 Calving Time
1,30 kB
June 2014 May 2-4 is Here!
869 kB
April 2015 Vitamin E & Selenium Make a Great Defensive Team
1,738 kB
June 2015 Get the Most out of your Herd
1,168 kB
March 2016 Starting Calves off Right on Solid Feed
507 kB
July 2016 Beef Update 2016
466 kB
August 2016 Look out for Nitrates this Year
504 kB
July 2017 Beef Update - Spring 2017
630 kB

Veal Briefs

August 2014 Feeding Calves Right
1,364 kB

Sheep & Goat Briefs

April 2012 ISF Products for Sheep and Goats
1,309 kB