Cream of the Crop Dairy Show Scheduled for June 4

Deadline to enter is Tuesday, May 31

The 23rd annual Cream of the Crop Dairy show will be held on Saturday, June 4, 2022 at the Cuming County fairgrounds in west Point, Nebraska. The show is open to everyone, both youth and adults.

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Global Dairy Trade Event 308 concluded with the GDT Price Index down 2.9%

Key Results

AMF index up 0.6%, average price US$6,043/MT
Butter index down 1.0%, average price US$5,750/MT
BMP not offered
Ched index down 0.1%, average price US$5,635/MT
LAC index not available, average price not available
SMP index down 0.6%, average price US$4,116/MT
SWP index not available, average price not available
WMP index down 4.9%, average price US$3,934/MT

Full results have been published on www.globaldairytrade.info

Animals Euthanized With Pentobarbital Should Not Be Rendered

Rendering companies provide an important biosecurity function through the collection and processing of animals that die other than by slaughter, including on-farm mortalities. Rendering is the preferred method for handling animal byproducts and mortalities with the rendered products, such as meat and bone meal and tallow, frequently used as ingredients in nutritionally balanced foods manufactured for livestock, poultry and companion animals to consume.

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Global Dairy Trade Event 307 concluded with the GDT Price Index down 8.5%

Key Results

AMF index down 12.1%, average price US$6,008/MT
Butter index down 12.5%, average price US$5,807/MT
BMP index down 6.1%, average price US$4,203/MT
Ched index down 8.6%, average price US$5,652/MT
LAC index not available, average price not available
SMP index down 6.5%, average price US$4,130/MT
SWP index not available, average price not available
WMP index down 6.5%, average price US$3,916/MT

Full results have been published on www.globaldairytrade.info.

Four-State Dairy Nutrition and Management Conference Scheduled June 1-2

The 2022 Four State Dairy Nutrition and Management Conference is fast approaching on June 1 and 2 at the Grand River Center in Dubuque, Iowa.

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Global Dairy Trade Event 305 concluded with the GDT Price Index down 1.0 Percent

Key Results

AMF index down 2.5%, average price US$6,908/MT
Butter index down 0.6%, average price US$6,891/MT
BMP index up 6.3%, average price US$4,461/MT
Ched index up 2.7%, average price US$6,472/MT
LAC index down 0.6%, average price US$1,598/MT
SMP index up 1.0%, average price US$4,599/MT
SWP index not available, average price not available
WMP index down 1.5%, average price US$4,532/MT

Full results have been published on www.globaldairytrade.info.

I-29 Moo University Webinar on Selected Dry Cow Treatment Options Rescheduled to April 26

The I-29 Moo University 2022 Dairy Webinar on Selected Dry Cow Treatment Options has been rescheduled to Tuesday, April 26 from 12 noon to 1 p.m.

Dairy producers and allied industry reps are invited to join Dr. Erin Royster as she explains algorithm-guided and culture-guided selected dry cow treatments, when to consider them and when not to.

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Dairy Webinar on April 20 to Focus on Troubleshooting Mastitis in Your Herd

The Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Dairy Team monthly webinar series continues on Wednesday, April 20 from 12 noon to 1 p.m. The April program will focus on strategies to reduce somatic cell counts and lower the incidence of mastitis.

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I-29 Moo University Webinar to Focus on Potential Changes to the Federal Milk Marketing Order

The I-29 Moo University 2022 Dairy Webinar Series continues Thursday, April 21 from 12 noon to 1 p.m. with a focus on potential changes to the Federal Milk Marketing Order (FMMO).

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