Monthly Archives: May 2017

Farm tours: real answers from real farmers

Earlier this spring, the Wisconsin Beef Council came out to tour the farm. Even though we’re dairy farmers, we’re still in the beef business; we’re an important part of the beef food chain. This group was unlike a lot of … Continue reading

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The Value of Visiting Other Farms

Often during the winter months when we’re not in the fields we take the opportunity to get off the farm. This year, my brother Darin and I went with two other employees from the farm to World Ag Expo in … Continue reading

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Using a Robotic Feed Pusher

In our freestall barns, the cows have constant access to food and water. Fresh food is put in front of the cows regularly throughout the day. Last fall, we began using a robotic feed pusher. The robotic feed pusher was … Continue reading

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