Medford Cooperative

Archive: June 2015

The time has come…we are looking for nominations. The people in our community who do good things, often with little or no recognition. Our third annual Tanks of Thanks celebration is set for August 13! This year we are joining forces with Parkfest to make the event bigger and better. Before we can celebrate the individuals – we need you to nominate them. Download the nomination form or call us at (715) 748-2056 to nominate someone by July 15.

We are proud to say the major remodel at County Market is complete. It is hard to remember what the store looked like before, but this video helps us remember how far we’ve come in such a short amount of time!

An area that a dairy can reclaim lost profit is calf management.  Most producers know their death loss and health concerns in their calves and heifers, but many are not tracking growth rates.  Tracking height and weight monthly can pay dividends by identifying opportunities for management and nutrition changes that will affect a producer’s bottom line. Feed 4 quarts of high quality colostrum within 12 hours of birth. Calves need to double their weight by 56 days of age. Check…