Medford Cooperative

Archive: August 2014

Please join us in congratulating and thanking the following people for being the unsung heroes of their respective communities: Brian Kulas Louise Paul Dick Gordon Carol Rousch Helen Gelhaus Sue Brenneman Karen Dahlvig John/Yvonne Rief Katie Fuchs Marty Peterson Mike Lindau Stan Lach Join us September 18 in Medford’s City Park to celebrate them and their contributions. More details and information about this event coming soon!

We have been fortunate to have a surplus of forage in North Central Wisconsin so far this summer.  The quality of much of the 1st cutting is not as good as other years, but it is forage nonetheless.  I have spent some time studying MP heifer rations with mature quality hay and haylage.  I think that to maintain the 2.25 pounds or more average daily gain that we are trying to achieve for our heifers, we need to reexamine our…