An Illinois steel-company executive turned Nebraska dairyman has stumbled onto an amazingly low-cost way to grow high-quality grass – and probably even crops – on depleted soil.
Prema’s calf has arrived! Tilak was born Sunday evening in what may have been the smoothest of any births we’ve ever had here, and we have had a lot of smooth ones.
Kama-dhenu has given birth to Nandi, a beautiful bull calf. It was historic for Audarya Dairy in two ways: it was our first birth from one of our Jersey cows and it was our first Jersibu calf. A Jersibu calf is a cross between a Jersey and miniature zebu. We have been raising miniature zebus […]
Once they were a byword for mindless docility. But cows have a secret mental life in which they bear grudges, nurture friendships, and become excited over intellectual challenges, scientists have found.
Currently the U.S. senate is considering the FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act (HR 875), which has been billed as a way to ensure the safety of food for Americans. HR 875 has been surrounded by controversy since its initial proposal in February 2009. At that time, the Internet was overloaded with rumors that the bill […]
In 1993, Al and Desiree Wehner came to Georgia to farm in an environmentally and economically sustainable way by using pastures as the primary source of food for their herd. Their vision became Georgia’s first modern total grazing dairy, Green Hill Dairy in Quitman, Ga. They expanded to three farms with 1,500 cows, a hand-crafted […]