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Prepare Your Dairy Farm for the Summer in Five Steps

Prepare Your Dairy Farm for the Summer in 5 Steps  As summer approaches, the risk of heat stress rises for dairy cows. Here are our 5 Steps to Prepare Your Dairy Farm for the Summer. The ideal temperature range for cows is -4 to 21 degrees Celsius (25-70 degrees Fahrenheit); anytime the weather goes above this range, cows begin to overheat. Cows can cool themselves mainly through panting, but these…

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World record milking cow located in Israel

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

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Practice Dairy Farming Learn the Israeli Way!

Dairy Herd Management Training Course Summer 2023 – 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 for Dairy Herd Management Training. Israel is the best in terms of the latest technological developments…

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Working on the Dairy Farm

Working on the Dairy Farm Growing up Dairy: from a small family farm to a 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…

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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 in Israel. The farm location is on the northern shore of the famous Dead Sea. The Dairy farm is 423 meters (-423) below sea level! It has many implications. The climate in Kalia dairy is one of the most extremely difficult in Israel. The summer temperatures…

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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? The average milk yield per Israeli cow is more than 12,000 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 unfavorable conditions, including heat, humidity, and limited resources, average milk production per cow in the Israeli dairy industry has increased dramatically since the 1950s, soaring from 4,000 kg annually to more than 12,000 kg in 2023. Israel’s dairy industry is considered one of the most advanced in the world.  Now, the total milk production in Israel is about 1.6 Billion Liters/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 milk production goes down when cows overheat.  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 Israeli cows produce 12,000 Kg of milk per year, the Israeli Dairy School offer you the best of both worlds.  In 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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Dairy Herd Nutrition Management E Book

Dairy Herd Nutrition Management By Dr Ofer Kroll, Senior Israeli Dairy Nutritionist You can buy it now.
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