CUSTOM RAISING DAIRY REPLACEMENTS: PRACTICES AND COSTS, 1990
Karszes, Jason A.; Stanton, B.F.
As the dairy industry becomes more competitive and farms increase in size, there will be increasing pressure for specialization of functions. One area in which specialization is occurring is the raising of dairy replacements. This report provides information on the management practices, costs, services offered, and rates charged by custom growers of dairy replacements along with a discussion of pricing, contracts, and the options of owning versus boarding dairy replacements.
A.E. Ext. 91-24