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07 / 26 / 2019

By Dr. James Coomer, Ph.D., P.A.S. The 2019 annual meeting of the American Dairy Science Association meeting was recently held in Cincinnati, OH with almost 2,000 dairy industry professionals in attendance.  There were over 1,100 scientific presentat… Read More

06 / 28 / 2019

It’s no secret that the weather in the Midwest has been high in precipitation. All of this rain and extra moisture can cause feed and pastures to become moldy. Storage units, bales, and land have all been flooded for months and it doesn’t take much f… Read More

Head Smut_June2016 Special Issue 06 / 8 / 2016

By Dr. K.E. Lanka, Ph.D., P.A.S. Smut describes several diseases in grains such as corn, sorghum and small grains that are caused by fungi. In this article, only smut diseases in corn will be discussed. The most prevalent type of smut in corn is “com… Read More

Strengthening Intestinal Defense Mechanisms with a 43-cc Scoop 09 / 15 / 2015

By Pat Brown, Ph.D., and Dave Jones, Ph.D. The gastrointestinal tract (GI tract) marks the physical boundary between an animal and the contents of its intestines. This boundary allows direct contact between the immense surface area of the GI tract an… Read More