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    • Data from: Cultivar mixtures: A meta-analysis of the effect of intraspecific diversity on crop yield 

      Reiss, Emily R.; Drinkwater, Laurie E. (2017-09-13)
      Extensive research has shown that greater plant community diversity leads to higher levels of productivity and other ecosystem services, and such increased diversity has been suggested as a way to improve yield and ...
    • School Composting - Let's Get Growing 

      Schwarz, Mary; Bonhotal, Jean (2017-07-13)
      As educators, we have an important task ahead. the next generation of decision-makers is being educated in your classroom. How can you help? By starting this generation off with information and habits that emphasize reducing ...
    • Spotted Wing Drosophila 

      Carroll, Juliet; Peterson, Kelsey (New York State IPM Program, 2017-07)
      The spotted wing drosophila is a vinegar or fruit fly of East Asian origin. It has been in Hawaii since the 1980s, but was first discovered in California in 2008, and Florida, Utah, the Carolinas, and Michigan in 2010. By ...
    • Reducing Toxic Exposure from Fish Consumption in Women of Childbearing Age and Urban Anglers: Results of a Two-Year Diary Study 

      Connelly, Nancy A.; Lauber, T. Bruce; Niederdeppe, Jeff; Knuth, Barbara A. (Human Dimensions Research Unit Publication Series, 2017-06)
    • Recommendations for Trace Minerals for Dairy Cows 

      Weiss, William P. (2017-04-12)
      This information was presented the 2017 Herd Health and Nutrition Conference, organized by the PRO-DAIRY Program in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University. Softcover copies of the entire conference ...
    • Feeding for High Milk Components 

      Overton, Tom (2017-04-12)
      This information was presented the 2017 Herd Health and Nutrition Conference, organized by the PRO-DAIRY Program in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University. Softcover copies of the entire conference ...
    • Feeding the Robotic Milking Herd 

      Rodenburg, Jack (2017-04-12)
      This information was presented the 2017 Herd Health and Nutrition Conference, organized by the PRO-DAIRY Program in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University. Softcover copies of the entire conference ...
    • Forage Management: Low Lignin Alfalfa and Leaf Loss at Harvest 

      Undersander, Dan (2017-04-12)
      This information was presented the 2017 Herd Health and Nutrition Conference, organized by the PRO-DAIRY Program in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University. Softcover copies of the entire conference ...
    • Higher Forage Feeding Survey Results 

      Chase, Larry (2017-04-12)
      This information was presented the 2017 Herd Health and Nutrition Conference, organized by the PRO-DAIRY Program in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University. Softcover copies of the entire conference ...
    • Lameness recording for enhanced management 

      Lynch, Rob (DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2017-04)
      Routine locomotion scoring, and meaningful hoof lesion findings, allow managers to monitor lameness issues.
    • Farm uses grants to construct manure storage 

      Berry, Julie (DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2017-04)
      Careful planning and implementation of conservation practices positions farm for the future.
    • Managing the environment to maximize cow comfort 

      Dann, Heather (DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2017-04)
      Environmental enrichment… Not just for zoos.
    • The impact of bedding on cow comfort and lameness 

      Ferlito, Lindsay (DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2017-04)
      Deep-beds improve comfort and reduce lameness, but all stalls must have clean, dry and ample bedding.
    • PRO-DAIRY shares research through education to enhance management 

      Berry, Julie (DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2017-04)
      This Manager issue from PRO-DAIRY focused on management.
    • The Manager April 2017 

      Unknown author (DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2017-04)
      PRO-DAIRY’s mission is focused on research and education. Throughout the year PRO-DAIRY organizes and supports educational programs, and PRO-DAIRY specialists serve as guest speakers. This issue of The Manager highlights ...
    • How does managing phosphorus with reduced manure rates affect soil nitrate and organic matter? 

      Sadeghpour, Amir; Hetrick, Sarah; Czymmek, Karl; Godwin, Gregory; Ketterings, Quirine (DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2017-04)
      Soil Organic Matter only increased in the trial plots with high rates of composted manure.
    • How to use corn silage hybrid trial results 

      Lawrence, Joe; Overton, Thomas; Lawton, Allison; Smith, Margaret (DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2017-04)
      Just looking at the top performing hybrids from a single year, while interesting, has limited value.
    • Key considerations in fan cooling 

      Gooch, Curt; McFarland, Dan (DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2017-04)
      Effective natural or mechanical ventilation systems are also needed to provide suitable air quality for cows. 
    • NYS issues 4th generation CAFO permit 

      Czymmek, Karl (DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2017-04)
      Managers should evaluate how to be best positioned to meet the possibility of a faster rate of change ahead. 
    • National FARM Program and Version 3.0 changes 

      Morrill, Kimberley (DAIRYBUSINESS & HOLSTEINWORLD, 2017-04)
      The National Dairy FARM Version 3.0 changes went into effect on January 1, 2017 and includes two phases.