Author Archives: Kirt

About Kirt

Product Specialist Farm Management at DeLaval North America.

Feed Security Systems- Stop Loss, Raise Production and Profits

Every day there is a problem we face…..unprofitable cows stealing feed on your dairy! These thieves are taking more than their fair share and costing you a fortune on an annual basis.

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Thinking Differently : Reproductive Ammunition

With economic pressures of the recent years the dairy business is more about increasing profits than increasing production and the inevitable law of diminishing return. Now more than ever we can use milk meters and ID to identify cows that … Continue reading

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Sorting for Profits and Cow Comfort

One of the advantages of the sorting system is what it doesn’t do to 95% of your herd! By sorting the cows you need to focus on, you allow 95% of the herd to go back to the barn, get … Continue reading

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