Your cows are flex-fuel animals: Are you taking advantage of that?
This article originally published in Progressive Dairy. You can access the full article here.
In the daily demands of running a dairy, most of us who work with dairy cows might not reflect on how amazing they are. Your cows are converting low-energy diets (compared with diets fed to pigs and chickens) into one of the highest nutritionally-rich human foods: milk. This is like saying that one of us can eat only salads and run a marathon every day for around 300 consecutive days per year. Isn’t that incredible when you think about it?
Read this Progressive Dairy article to learn more about how you can take advantage of cows being flex-fuel animals.