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October 13, 2017
12 Tips on Positioning for Success in Times of Economic Resets From Dr. David Kohl
Here are Dr. Kohl’s notes on positioning for success in the economic reset. Even though he was addressing a US audience, we can all learn to be better farmers.
1. FOCUS ON WHAT YOU CAN CON...
February 27, 2017
Lilian Schaer, Grainews
An Ipsos study has identified the top seven habits of successful farmers. Do you have them?
Results of a new national Ipsos study clearly show that management matters when it comes to farm business success. The report also identifies seven key habits that have the bigge...
September 12, 2016
Incurring Costs for Surface Rights Board (SRB) Processes
The Farmers’ Advocate Office (FAO) is advising landowners to be diligent when incurring expenses related to Surface Rights Board (SRB) processes.
“Landowners will often recruit professional assistance in filing t...
August 29, 2016
Photo Credit: Lee Gunderson
If we focus on profit per acre, there will be a tendency to seek the right-sized cow for our environment and best practices for economic efficiency and profitability.
Last month, I discussed three profit driving ratios – cows per person, acres...
March 24, 2020
Effectiveness of Equipment to Speed Hay Drying
How to Maintain Forage Quality during Harvest and Storage
Rain Damage to Forage During Hay and Silage Making
Preventing navel infections in newborn calves
January 19, 2020
Farmer-led research engagment
January 13, 2020
September 20, 2019
How to make hay when facing variable conditions
July 11, 2019
Livestock Identification and Traceability Program - Regulatory Update N° 5
June 4, 2019
Underwear campaign fun with a serious purpose
May 29, 2019
Leaving the grass – and the carbon – in the ground
April 15, 2019
Using Light Bushel Weight Barley in Cattle Rations
October 16, 2018
Have You Had Your Feed Tested?
October 2, 2018
Creating Excellent Pastures From the Soil Up
July 26, 2018
Here's What Reducing Pasture Recovery Periods Can Cost You
July 20, 2018
What’s the most important summer nutrient for cattle? Water
May 17, 2018
Soil Matters- Tips and Tricks
April 20, 2018
6 Tips For Accessing Government Grants
April 12, 2018
Different Cover Crops Release Nitrogen at Different Rates
March 26, 2018
More thoughts on genomics, genetics and what makes good cattle.
March 12, 2018
5 Resources To Jump Start Your Grazing Plan!
February 20, 2018
Grass guys developing a forage carbon offset protocol
What can go wrong with swath grazing?
February 12, 2018
Affordable Portable Shelters
February 2, 2018
Winter Watering: What Are My Options?
November 30, 2017
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