Dairy Herd Management: Manure pit safety -- Because the stakes are high

This article features recommendations from Penn State Extension.

Dairy Herd Management: Penn State Extension offers 'Best Milking Practices' online course

Amber Yutzy, dairy herd health extension educator, describes how taking this online course benefits dairy producers.

Dairy Herd Management: Refine cow comfort to increase profitability

Dan McFarland, agricultural engineering extension educator, offers recommendations for dairy cow housing design.

Dairy Herd Management: Stuck in the mud? Think safety first

Michael Pate, Nationwide Professor of Agricultural Safety and Health, offers advice for safely extracting farm equipment from wet, muddy fields.

Dairy Herd Management: Troubleshooting low milk production

In this column, Virginia Ishler, dairy extension specialist, explains how to get to the bottom of falling milk production.

Dairy Herd Management: When research meets real world

Ginny Ishler, dairy extension specialist, explains how research results can translate to successful outcomes on the farm.

Dairy Reporter: Milk fat improvement starts at the agricultural level

Kevin Harvatine, associate professor of nutritional physiology, discusses his research on how dairy cattle diets affect milk-fat production.

Davis (Calif.) Patch: Noted medical entomologist to give public lecture at UC Davis

This article highlights the research of Matt Thomas, professor of entomology and Huck Scholar in Ecological Entomology.

Dawn newspaper (Pakistan): The weirdest study courses in the world

This feature mentions the college's Turfgrass Science major.

Days Commit $1 Million to Arboretum at Penn State

Plans long in the making for a children's garden at the Arboretum at Penn State may be realized sooner than anticipated, thanks to a $1 million endowed gift from State College native Marcia Udine Day and her late husband, Robert J. Day, to support Arboretum programs related to the special interests of children and youth.

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