Just 20 years ago, farms with less than 100 cows, 135,000 in total, were home to half of the nation’s milk cows. That same group, under 100 cows, had only 17 percent of the total in 2012.
One of the challenges for dairy producers is deciding when to harvest their first crop of alfalfa.
The Lily Leaf Beetle is a bright red beetle in the Chrysomelid family native to Europe and Eurasia. It has been found in the eastern U.S. and has now been detected in Wisconsin.
There was a note I came across a while back that stated that there are now more horses in the United States than there were years ago when they were used for farming and for pulling buggies.
Many consumers are in-terested in purchasing bulk beef for home freezers direct from the producer. Beef can be purchased as a live animal or as a dressed beef carcass.