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DAIRY HERD REMAINS LIMITED

Updated: Nov 16, 2023



A dairy market analyst says the milking herd isn’t likely to see major expansions anytime soon.


The Daily Dairy Report’s Sarina Sharp tells Brownfield it’s currently cost-prohibitive to expand dairy facilities and bred heifer numbers are at a ten-year low.


“We just don’t have the livestock to fuel a rapid expansion,” she explains. “The only way that we’re going to expand is to really slow down cull rates and keep the cows that we have around.”


November 13, 2023

brownfieldagnews.com


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