CLEANING MAPLE SUGARING EQUIPMENT: THE RIGHT PRODUCT AT THE RIGHT TIME
Many factors influence the quality of maple syrup, including maintaining equipment and, particularly, cleaning evaporating pans and tubing. Here are a few maintenance products and practices that will help ensure your success.
Dairy cows naturally rub and scratch their bodies against structures to remove dirt and parasites that can become lodged in their hairs. Rotating brushes are recommended for farmers looking to improve the well-being of their cows.
AN ALL-IN-ONE LIQUID CONCENTRATE FOR DAIRY COW HOOVES
When you’re a dairy farmer, you simply want what’s best for your animals. Last spring, BMR group stores began carrying Pro Sabot, the all-in-one liquid footbath solution launched by Agro-Bio Contrôle inc.
ABC’S OF DRINKING TROUGHS
WATER, THE SOURCE OF LIFE!
Having enough drinking troughs, conveniently set up and well placed, has a positive impact on your dairy cows’ milk production or your herd’s growth. Read on for a Q&A on drinking troughs with Jérôme Cosnet from Polymoule–La Gée.
Farm buildings are often visited by rodents such as mice and rats - while we may think these small animals are adorable, farmers know that they can cause problems. Here is an interview with Annick Lafrance, district manager at Vetoquinol – a company that offers programs to control these rodents.
Your calves are at a fragile state in their lives. Like all newborns, their immunity system is not ready to face the diseases or environments that are not adapted to their needs. Agrizone recommends the Comfy Calf hutches from Canarm.
When winter nips at your feet, what strategies should be used in your daily routine to maintain the rhythm for growth in your herd? What measures should you adapt to optimise your animal’s comfort and minimise the risks of catching diseases?
ADEQUATE WATER SUPPLY WITH QUALITY DRINKING TROUGHS
Sturdy and effective, individual and group drinking troughs by the polymoule company enters the canadian market with an exclusive partnership with groupe bmr - products for farmers and designed by farmers!