How does the heat effect your dairy herd?

Mild heat stress in your dairy herd can be begin when the Temperature Humidity Index (THI) is as low as 68. Once the (THI) reaches 80, moderate to severe heat stress begins. Decrease in milk production can begin at this time along with other negative impacts on your dairy herd.
To read more on how the hot summer temperatures can have an effect on your dairy herd click on the link below.

http://www.hubbardfeeds.com/blog/help-your-cows-stay-cool

KEEPING ANIMALS FREE OF PARASITES

Internal and external parasites can cause unhealthy animals.  Whether you have a dog, a few goats, a couple horses or a large herd of cows having a scheduled parasite program is a must to keep you animals healthy.  The farm bureau has a complete line of worm medicines for internal parasites, as well as, fly and tick control for external parasites.
Click on the Learn More button below to learn how a scheduled program for internal and external parasites can keep your animals healthier.

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