205 S. Eighth St.
West Branch, MI 48661
Michigan State University Extension
Counties of Primary Responsibility: NE and Central MI
Specific Areas of Interest:
- Dairy and beef cattle herd management
- Cattle health issues including: Bovine Tuberculosis (bTB), Bovine Leukemia Virus (BLV), Mastitis, Johne’s Disease
- Employee management
- Being a farm employee of excellence
- Dairy cow comfort
August 3, 2015 | Teamwork plays a big part in your farms success.
June 12, 2015 | Pasture walks are a great way to learn and share knowledge. MSU Extension will host a pasture walk in Mio on June 22.
June 10, 2015 | Is it wrong to help dairy producers in other countries succeed? That has been the unstated accusation by some dairy producers. How do I respond?
April 15, 2015 | Instead of just putting up with the task of managing employees, take ownership for it and making it a strength of the operation.
March 18, 2015 | Ukrainian dairy producers are facing a time of unprecedented crisis, yet they are resilient, resourceful and determined to meet the challenges.
March 18, 2015 | Michigan State University Extension Educators travelled to Ukraine to present at the Dairy Congress in Kiev and work with dairy advisors who consult with producers.
January 27, 2015 | Colostrum and milk can be a means of transmission of BLV within a herd, or not.
January 27, 2015 | Follow the potential routes of spread of BLV like a bloodhound!
January 20, 2015 | The more we learn about the impact of BLV on cows, the worse it gets.
January 20, 2015 | What if your cows had to fight disease with one hoof tied behind their back – so to speak!