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Solar Panels Double as Summer Cow Shades

Sep 10, 2018 by Jim Dickrell
Researchers at the University of Minnesota’s West Central Research and Outreach Center at Morris, have installed solar panels that generate power that also provide cooling shade for cows and heifers.
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Drought Increases Aflatoxin Risk

Sep 07, 2018 by Sonja Begemann
Hot and dry cornfield conditions are breeding grounds for dangerous aspergillus ear and kernel mold that produces aflatoxins. This toxin is a carcinogen, can harm livestock and can lead to rejection at the elevator.