Fall is in full swing with it we usher in the cold weather and calf jackets. Chances are that when you woke up this morning, you checked the weather. You probably checked the weather before you went outside this morning to see if you needed to put on a coat. Does this make you think […]
October 8, 2020
“That depends,” you say. “Are you talking about comparing the two liquids or whether colostrum feeding affects future production?” “Both,” I say. Comparing Colostrum to Milk Components Colostrum is notorious for containing high levels of immunoglobulins. At 85 to 90 percent, the most prevalent one is immunoglobulin G (IgG), a large Y-shaped protein produced by […]
September 3, 2019
“We wanted to give better quality colostrum to our heifers because we had very uneven results in passive transfer. Calf Hero allowed us to easily standardize the colostrum administration procedure. Now we have colostrum of excellent quality available for our heifers within 30 minutes. Our results today are very good: a passive transfer success rate of […]
August 24, 2016
It has been said, cleanliness is next to godliness. Nowhere on a dairy is this saying more true than in the maternity and calf areas. Providing a clean environment for our newborn calves can save us thousands of dollars in future treatments and medical expenses. In our last article, “Are you saving money with hygiene?” […]
April 21, 2016
In this time of lower milk prices, every penny counts, and many producers have “hunkered down” and decided not to make any large investments this year. In times like these, every producer should focus on efficiencies and find areas where improvements will yield the biggest impact. You won’t find a more important area than newborn […]
Got Questions?(715) 318-0897
Who is Golden Calf Company?
Our mission is to provide dairy producers with innovative products for calf care. Healthy calves are the future of a profitable dairy and our goal is to supply dairy farms the right tools to achieve a consistently healthy calf population.
That’s why we are The Calf Care Company.
TagsBlood Serum Total Proteins brix refractometer Calf Care Calf Gear calf health Calf Hero TM calf hygiene calf IgG antibodies calf jackets Calf Lab calf milk pasteurizer calf scours calf sickness Calf Wear cleaning protocols ColoQuick colostrum bags colostrum feeding colostrum for calves Colostrum freezer bank Colostrum Management System colostrum pasteurizer colostrum testing consistent calf protocols dairy management digital refractometer Employee Calf Training Farm Goal Setting KPIs for dairy life on the farm Luminometer Maternity Area Maternity Employee Management newborn calf newborn calf care newborn calf problems nipple feeder ph Meter prevent calf scours Progressive Dairyman protein residue test test colostrum testing equipment Thawing Colostrum tube feeder