Dairy, Livestock & Forage Crops

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A Focus on Success

Our team serves dairy and livestock producers by offering educational programming that focuses on animal health, efficient production, product quality and successful forage crop practices. We provide hands-on training, workshops, and field meetings designed to meet the diverse and evolving needs of New Hampshire farmers.

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With the recent weather, the chances of flooded forages are real. This article explains what can be done to minimize the detrimental effects of all th... Learn More
Developing a risk management plan is one of the most important decisions you can make to protect your dairy operation. Learn More
FDA Guidance for Industry No. 263 requires remaining over-the-counter medically important antibiotics to transition to prescription use beginning June... Learn More


With a volatility of the feed market, more producers are looking to reduce feed costs without compromising production. One avenue is to grow more feed... Learn More
Milk quality impacts nearly every aspect of a dairy farm. Troubleshooting milk quality issues requires a whole farm approach, including nutrition and ... Learn More
Pest management is a necessary consideration for any crop, and forages are no exception. We are fortunate in the Northeast to have few insects orLearn More
Cuesta alrededor de $2500 para criar una ternera desde el nacimiento hasta el parto en Nueva Inglaterra, por lo tanto, es importante optimizar la alim... Learn More
Guidance to optimize dairy cow feeding, comfort and proper development of the rumen during the first year of life. Learn More
Water remains vital to the rumen development in the preweaned calf. The work of Kertz and colleagues at the Purina Research Farm in the early 1980s co... Learn More