The Cost to Calving Springing Heifers After 24 Months
The best age to calve a first calf heifer is 24 months. Or is it? Every month I look at calving data from thousands of animals and I have come […]
Calving Heifers at 21 Months: Real Dollars, Really Achievable
Calving first lactation females on your dairy earlier than you currently do today can challenge your thinking. Some might not even think it’s possible. To shave a month or two, […]
What happens when heifers fail to meet growth goals?
Most dairy producers want their heifers to grow bigger and faster, but how often are we actually reaching those goals? If your heifers are not reaching growth goals, you could […]