Data

Wise up with our data feed. From do's and don'ts to technological trends across the dairy industry.

02 Jul, 2018

Five Tips From An IT Guy That Will Digitally Transform Your Dairy

Data | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Brent Raeth of Catchmark IT shared five tips for farmers to prepare their farms to take advantage of new technologies.

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26 Jun, 2018

How One Farmer Evaluates Tech ROI

Data | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

When evaluating new technology, Brian Houin of Homestead dairy says the first thing you need to figure out when evaluating new technology is how it will improve your business.

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25 Jun, 2018

Is 6X Milking Profitable?

Data | By: Fernando Diaz

A recent study conducted on a commercial dairy in Israel and published in the scientific magazine Animal (Shoshani et al., 2016) examined the effects of milking six times daily during the first 21 days of lactation on milk production.

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13 Mar, 2018

Global Production Slowing Down

Data | By: Mike Opperman

While production in the U.S., EU, New Zealand and Australia continues to grow, it's growing at a slower rate. 

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07 Mar, 2018

Does Poor Weather Impact Milk Production?

Data | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Milk production is more influenced by weather in New Zealand than in the U.S.

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26 Feb, 2018

Technology Detection of Health Disorders

Data | By: Fernando Diaz

A shortage of labor available for working in agriculture coupled with a rapid advance in robotic and automation technology has increased the implementation of robotic milking in dairy farms.

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01 Feb, 2018

Facial Recognition for Cows Is Latest Cargill-Backed Tech Idea

Data | By: Bloomberg News

Cargill Inc. is backing an Irish startup that uses facial recognition software to help increase the productivity of dairy cows, the latest move by the largest closely held U.S. company to bolster its agricultural-technology efforts.

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05 Oct, 2017

Making Big Data Practical

Data | By: Mike Opperman

Convert big data to actionable protocols people can understand.

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18 Aug, 2017

3 Do’s and Don’ts of Reproduction Technology

Data | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Ensure your team is using technology to its full capacity

 

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11 Jul, 2017

Making Sustainability a Priority

Data | By: Mike Opperman

Consumer interest in sustainability will push more farmers to focus on it 

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