Milk Still Best for Bones

Randall Weiseman Dairy, General

The American Academy of Pediatrics recently came out with a statement strongly supporting three servings of dairy products a day for good bone health. Report (1:00 wma)

Campaign to Promote Animal ID

Randall Weiseman Cattle, Dairy, Livestock, Pork, Poultry

USDA continues to work with states in the promotion of Animal Identification. Under Secretary Bruce Knight says an outreach campaign is underway to reach individual producers.  Report (1:00 wma) To learn more about animal ID, just go to USDA’s website.

Ag Commissioners Milk Cows at Sunbelt

Randall Weiseman Alabama, Dairy, Georgia

To help promote the dairy industry, Ag Commissioner’s from 3 states took part in a milking contest this afternoon at the Sunbelt Ag Expo in Moultrie, Ga. When it was all said and done, Alabama’s Ron Sparks (pictured on the left) output didn’t quite match up to what Tommy Irvin of Georgia had. But then again, Sparks suffered a loss …

Milking Cows at Sunbelt Ag Expo

Randall Weiseman Alabama, Dairy, Florida, Georgia

The 29th Annual Sunbelt Ag Expo opens tomorrow in Moultrie, Ga with a variety of displays and demonstrations. This includes a new event that will take place Tuesday afternoon involving the Agriculture Commissioner’s from three states.  Report (1:00 wma)

Yogurt To Go and Go

Randall Weiseman Dairy, General

A new dried form of yogurt can go with you anywhere – just mix with water for a creamy yogurt snack. Report (1:00 wma)