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World record milking cow located in Israel

World record holder cow giving 18,208 liters of milk! World record milking cow is Kibbutz Sa’ad is located near the Gaza strip in the Negev desert in southern Israel. The dairy farm on Kibbutz Sa’ad was the Israeli leader in 2011 for productivity with an average of 13,785 liters of milk (3,032 imp gal; 3,642 US gal) per cow that year. A dairy cow named Kharta, was the world record…

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Practice Dairy Farming Learn the Israeli Way!

Practice dairy farming the best way – the Israeli way! Dairy Herd Management Training Course Summer 2022 – Book Now! Learn the best of Israeli dairy farming techniques from the experts themselves, grab a seat now! Have you always wondered about how you can improve your dairy herd management skills and possibly boost your dairy production manifold? Well, you are in the right place. Israel is the best in terms…

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Working on the Dairy Farm

Working on the Dairy Farm, growing up Dairy: from the small family farm to large dairy Co-op Working on a large dairy farm is much like working in any corporate setting. You may be outside, you may be working with animals, but when push comes to shove, it is a business like any other. You have to make sure the product you are producing is high quality while keeping costs…

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The Lowest Dairy in the World is in Israel

The Lowest Dairy in the world is located along the Dead Sea Did you know? The Lowest World Dairy Farm is the dairy in Kibbutz Kalia, on the northern shore of the Dead Sea. The Dairy farm is 423 meters below sea level! It has many implications. The climate in Kalia dairy is one of the most extremely difficult in Israel. The summer temperatures there are 47 O C in the shade and…

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The Israeli Dairy Industry the Highest Milk Production in the World

Information about The Israeli Dairy Industry Did you know that Israeli cows have the highest milk production in the world? In 2018, the average milk yield per Israeli cow was 12,010 kg, according to the Israeli Dairy Board, more than what cows are producing anywhere else in the world. This is all in spite of Israel’s unfavorable conditions including heat, humidity, and restricted resources. This remarkable accomplishment is the result…

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Raising Replacement Heifers Practical Tips

Raising Replacement Heifers Raising replacement heifers is one of the most significant costs in managing a dairy farm, but it’s also one of the most important investments in the future of your herd. Taking the time and resources to raise new heifers to be healthy from a young age will pay off in happier cows, higher fertility, better milk production, and lower costs in illness and injury. The following guidelines…

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Israeli Dairy Industry Facts and Figures

Israeli Dairy Industry – facts and figures Despite unfavourable conditions including heat, humidity, and limited resources, average milk production per cow in Israel has increased dramatically since the 1950’s, soaring from 4,000 kg annually to more than 12, 000 kg in 2021. Israel’s dairy industry consider as one of the most advanced in the world.  Now the total milk production in Israel is about 1.6 Billion Liters/year (3.53 pounds/year) Advanced technologies…

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Keeping Your Cows Cool and Comfortable

Keeping Cows Cool and Comfortable What is best for the cow? When things get hot, we find ways to cool down.  We fire up air conditioners, get wet, or get the air moving with fans.  Our animals are no different.  They feel the heat, and they want a break from it as well. It’s a proven fact that when cows overheat, milk production goes down.  There are a few different…

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Holy Cow! Join Dairy Seminars and Tours

Holy Cow! Dairy Seminars and Tours Combining work and pleasure??  Only in Dairy seminars and tours If you’re interested in learning more about the dairy industry and how the Israel cows produce 12,000 Kg of milk per year, the Lotem Pharmacies offer you the best of both worlds.  With their field experts offering advanced training and seminars while combining it with tours of the most famous places in Israel. Seminars…

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Grouping Dairy Cows The Israeli Way

Grouping Dairy Cows The Israeli Way Israel has become a worldwide leader in the dairy industry by developing innovative farm technology and dairy herd management strategies. One of the favourite strategies of Israeli dairy farmers is grouping dairy cows. This is a tactic that groups cows by their nutrition needs for the best of the cows, and the farmers don’t end up wasting feed. What Is Cow Grouping? A standard…

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