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Monthly Archives: September 2017

All Hail the Mighty Tractor

No matter which color tractor you use, tractors are a vital machine to have on your farm. Tractors can be used for a whole slew of jobs if the correct implement is attached to it. From planting crops, to tillage … Continue reading

Farm Safety (National Safety Week)

This week, September 17-23, is National Farm Safety and Health week. The tradition started in 1944, when President Franklin D. Roosevelt recognized the third week in September for this program started by the National Safety Council. The weeklong promotion is … Continue reading

Nutrition vs. SCC Counts

The number of cells in a milliliter of milk is called the Somatic Cell Count (SCC). The SCC determines the quality of milk and also the health of the cow. SCC is comprised mostly of immune cells, and the rate … Continue reading