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The Moos Room

Hosted by members of the University of Minnesota Extension Beef and Dairy Teams, The Moos Room discusses relevant topics to help beef and dairy producers be more successful.

Hosted by members of the University of Minnesota Extension Beef and Dairy Teams, The Moos Room discusses relevant topics to help beef and dairy producers be more successful. The information is evidence-based and presented as an informal conversation between the hosts and guests.

Latest Episode

Episode 239 - H5N1 in cattle update - USDA epidemiologic document review - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

6-21-24 - Dr. Joe discusses two USDA epidemiologic documents about the H5N1 in cattle outbreak. Michigan Dairy Herd and Poultry Flock Case Report National Epidemilogic Brief MN Department of Health request for PPE UMN Extension News USDA APHIS - Website FDA Updates Page MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

June 22 • 29m 5.8s

Episodes

Episode 239 - H5N1 in cattle update - USDA epidemiologic document review - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 239 - H5N1 in cattle update - USDA epidemiologic document review - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

6-21-24 - Dr. Joe discusses two USDA epidemiologic documents about the H5N1 in cattle outbreak. Michigan Dairy Herd and Poultry Flock Case Report National Epidemilogic Brief MN Department of Health request for PPE UMN Extension News USDA APHIS - Website FDA Updates Page MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

June 22 • 29m 5.8s
Episode 238 - H5N1 in cattle update - MN announces testing requirements for lactating cattle attending exhibitions/shows, still no response plan for MN - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 238 - H5N1 in cattle update - MN announces testing requirements for lactating cattle attending exhibitions/shows, still no response plan for MN - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

6-14-24 - Dr. Joe discusses new requirements for testing for lactating dairy cows going to exhibitions/shows in MN and the lack of a response plan for MN at this time. MN Department of Health request for PPE UMN Extension News USDA APHIS - Website FDA Updates Page MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

June 14 • 14m 17.5s
Episode 237 - H5N1 detected in Minnesota dairy cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 237 - H5N1 detected in Minnesota dairy cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

6-7-24 - Dr. Joe discusses the first detections of H5N1 in MN dairy cattle. What do we know about what happens next and what do we not know at this time? Listen to find out. MN Department of Health request for PPE UMN Extension News USDA APHIS - Website FDA Updates Page MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

June 7 • 7m 54s
Episode 236 - H5N1 update - USDA FSIS announces results from cull dairy cow testing and voluntary bulk tank sampling program cover art

Episode 236 - H5N1 update - USDA FSIS announces results from cull dairy cow testing and voluntary bulk tank sampling program

5-28-24 - Dr. Joe discusses results from a USDA FSIS study that sampled condemned cull dairy cows at slaughter facilities as well as a voluntary pilot program scheduled to roll-out in June that involves bulk tank sampling. MN Department of Health request for PPE UMN Extension News USDA APHIS - Website FDA Updates Page MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

May 28 • 13m 20.3s
Episode 235 - May is Mental Health Awareness Month - Mailbag questions with Monica McConkey - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 235 - May is Mental Health Awareness Month - Mailbag questions with Monica McConkey - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

MNfarmstress.com - Resources for coping with farm and rural stress from the MN Department of Agriculture Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

May 27 • 34m 31s
Episode 234 - H5N1 update - What to do about shows/exhibitions, USDA announces indemnity for lost production, CDC announces second case in humans - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 234 - H5N1 update - What to do about shows/exhibitions, USDA announces indemnity for lost production, CDC announces second case in humans - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

5-24-24 - Dr. Joe shares what he thinks are the next steps with shows exhibitions, discusses CDC announcing a second official case in humans, and goes over new USDA documents and announcements that include indemnity for lost milk production in impacted herds. MN Department of Health request for PPE UMN Extension News USDA APHIS - Website FDA Updates Page MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

May 24 • 21m 17.7s
Episode 233 - Milk and meat are safe, H5N1 bulk tank testing data, H5N1 seroconversion in impacted populations - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 233 - Milk and meat are safe, H5N1 bulk tank testing data, H5N1 seroconversion in impacted populations - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

5-21-24 - Dr. Joe discusses new data from FDA and USDA showing that milk and meat are safe. Dr. Joe reviews new data about bulk tank sampling and serology from studies done before the federal order was put into place. UMN Extension News USDA APHIS - Website FDA Updates Page MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

May 21 • 21m 21.3s
Episode 232 - A journey of healing with Lyme Disease with Alayna Bellquist - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 232 - A journey of healing with Lyme Disease with Alayna Bellquist - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Alayna Bellquist, a marine biologist living in California, shares her journey with Lyme Disease and her path to healing physically, mentally, and emotionally. Alayna Bellquist - Website @alaynabellquist on instagram MNfarmstress.com - Resources for coping with farm and rural stress from the MN Department of Agriculture Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

May 20 • 57m 52.1s
Episode 231 - May is mental health awareness month - questions from listeners with Emily Krekelberg - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 231 - May is mental health awareness month - questions from listeners with Emily Krekelberg - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

MNfarmstress.com - Resources for coping with farm and rural stress from the MN Department of Agriculture Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

May 13 • 33m 5s
Episode 230 - Further communication from USDA on H5N1 in cattle federal order and call for industry-led control plan - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 230 - Further communication from USDA on H5N1 in cattle federal order and call for industry-led control plan - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

5-9-24 - Dr. Joe discusses a new document from USDA regarding the April 24 federal order and calls for an industry-led control plan. UMN Extension News USDA APHIS - Website FDA Updates Page MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

May 9 • 21m 48.8s
Episode 229 - UMN Extension MN Climate Adaptation Partnership (MCAP) with Katie Black - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 229 - UMN Extension MN Climate Adaptation Partnership (MCAP) with Katie Black - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Katie Black joins Emily and Bradley to discuss the MN Climate Adaptation Partnership (MCAP) and her role in helping agriculture be more resilient. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

May 6 • 37m 47.5s
Episode 228 - FDA: milk is safe, USDA: meat is safe, Michigan announces state requirements, clarity for movements related to federal guidance - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 228 - FDA: milk is safe, USDA: meat is safe, Michigan announces state requirements, clarity for movements related to federal guidance - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

5-2-24 - Dr. Joe discusses milk and meat safety announcements from FDA and USDA as well as potential state requirements for H5N1 in dairy cattle. Also a brief section on clarity for cattle movement related to the federal guidance document. UMN Extension News USDA APHIS - Website FDA Updates Page MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

May 2 • 16m 43.7s
Episode 227 - USDA APHIS guidance document for federal order requiring H5N1 pre-movement testing for lactating dairy cattle crossing state lines - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 227 - USDA APHIS guidance document for federal order requiring H5N1 pre-movement testing for lactating dairy cattle crossing state lines - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

4-29-24 - Dr. Joe discusses what veterinarians and producers need to know from the guidance document for the federal order requiring H5N1 pre-movement testing for lactating dairy cattle crossing state lines UMN Extension - Press Release USDA APHIS - Website FDA Updates Page MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

April 29 • 18m 7.2s
Episode 226 - Commercial milk supply safe, USDA issues federal order requiring premovement testing for lactating dairy cattle moving across state lines cover art

Episode 226 - Commercial milk supply safe, USDA issues federal order requiring premovement testing for lactating dairy cattle moving across state lines

4-25-24 - Dr. Joe reviews USDA's Federal Order requiring premovement testing for lactating dairy cattle moving across state lines. USDA APHIS - Website with access to FAQ FDA Updates Page MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

April 26 • 11m 47.6s
Episode 225 - Combining cows and solar panels - Agrivoltaics with Brad Heins - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 225 - Combining cows and solar panels - Agrivoltaics with Brad Heins - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Bradley J Heins, PhD tenured professor, has some thoughts on the potential for cows, crops, and solar panels all sharing the same land. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

April 22 • 20m 5.5s
Episode 224 - Updates and new FAQ document from USDA APHIS for H5N1 in cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room  cover art

Episode 224 - Updates and new FAQ document from USDA APHIS for H5N1 in cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

4-18-24 - Dr. Joe has updates on states impacted and jumps on his angry soapbox while going through a new FAQ document from USDA APHIS. USDA APHIS - Website with access to FAQ, Recommendations, and Testing Guide CDC Announcement - 4-1-24 MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

April 18 • 11m 33s
Episode 223 - Anticipatory stress and H5N1 in cattle with Emily Krekelberg - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 223 - Anticipatory stress and H5N1 in cattle with Emily Krekelberg - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

MNfarmstress.com - Resources for coping with farm and rural stress from the MN Department of Agriculture USDA APHIS - Website with access to FAQ, Recommendations, and Testing Guide CDC Announcement - 4-1-24 MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

April 18 • 17m 18.7s
Episode 222 - Update on a name for Influenza A in cattle, clinical picture, and suggested treatments for impacted farms - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 222 - Update on a name for Influenza A in cattle, clinical picture, and suggested treatments for impacted farms - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

4-15-24 - Dr. Joe has updates on states impacted, a name for the virus and the disease, and what farmers can expect in terms of clinical picture and treatment of cattle if they are impacted by the illness.  USDA APHIS - Website with access to FAQ, Recommendations, and Testing Guide CDC Announcement - 4-1-24 MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

April 15 • 21m 55.7s
Episode 221 - A history of Influenza A in cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 221 - A history of Influenza A in cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

4-5-24 - Dr. Joe walks through a brief history of Influenza A in cattle courtesy of an excellent review paper. Influenza A in Bovine Species: A Narrative Literature Review USDA APHIS - Website with access to FAQ, Recommendations, and Testing Guide CDC Announcement - 4-1-24 MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

April 5 • 19m 15.6s
Episode 220 - New USDA resources, diagnostic testing, practical PPE, pre-movement testing - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 220 - New USDA resources, diagnostic testing, practical PPE, pre-movement testing - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

4-4-24 - Dr. Joe's thoughts on new USDA resources and their recommendations for PPE and premovement testing. USDA APHIS - Website with access to FAQ, Recommendations, and Testing Guide CDC Announcement - 4-1-24 MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

April 4 • 13m 44.1s
Episode 219 - CDC reports Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) infection in a person in the U.S. cover art

Episode 219 - CDC reports Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) infection in a person in the U.S.

4-1-24 - Updates from Dr. Joe from the newest USDA announcement and a CDC announcement. USDA APHIS Announcement - 4-1-24 USDA APHIS - Website CDC Announcement - 4-1-24 MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

April 2 • 10m 5.7s
Episode 218 - Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza confirmed on Idaho and Michigan dairy farms - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 218 - Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza confirmed on Idaho and Michigan dairy farms - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

3-29-24 - Updates from Dr. Joe from the newest USDA announcement and an announcement from Idaho State USDA APHIS Announcement - 3-29-24 USDA APHIS - Website Idaho State Department of Agriculture Release MN Board of Animal Health - Website Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

March 29 • 15m 5s
Episode 217 - Diagnostic sampling, transmission, biosecurity, and Koch's Postulates cover art

Episode 217 - Diagnostic sampling, transmission, biosecurity, and Koch's Postulates

Dr. Joe goes over common questions that are coming in to try and provide some guidance for what to do next. USDA APHIS - Press Release USDA APHIS - Website MN Board of Animal Health - Website UMN Extension Press Release Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

March 29 • 20m 0.8s
Episode 216 - Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) identified in Texas and Kansas dairy cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 216 - Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) identified in Texas and Kansas dairy cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe discusses a press release from USDA APHIS about cattle testing positive for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza. USDA APHIS - Press Release USDA APHIS - Website MN Board of Animal Health - Website UMN Extension Press Release Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

March 26 • 13m 58.9s
Episode 215 - Pairing cattle risk with operational environment risk for feedlot success - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 215 - Pairing cattle risk with operational environment risk for feedlot success - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe discusses matching cattle risk categories with an honest assessment of operational environment risk. Cattle have an ability to buffer stress but it is limited and dependent on management. Thanks for listening. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

March 25 • 21m 16.1s
Episode 214 - County Highlight - Pipestone County, MN with Melissa Runck - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 214 - County Highlight - Pipestone County, MN with Melissa Runck - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

We dive into agriculture and the community in Pipestone County, MN with Local Extension Educator Melissa Runck. A great community with all species of livestock, and plenty of events to highlight. Thank you for listening. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

March 18 • 35m 35.4s
Episode 213 - Post treatment intervals in feedlot cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 213 - Post treatment intervals in feedlot cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Comparison of gamithromycin post-treatment intervals for beef cattle naturally affected with bovine respiratory disease Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

March 11 • 18m 15.7s
Episode 212 - Parlor efficiency vs Milking efficiency - Bimodal milking - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 212 - Parlor efficiency vs Milking efficiency - Bimodal milking - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

March 4 • 28m 59.5s
Episode 211 - How to help a calf immediately after an assisted calving - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 211 - How to help a calf immediately after an assisted calving - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

The OG3 talk about how to (and how not to) help a calf immediately following an assisted calving. Good skills to know for both beef or dairy producers. Thank you for listening. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Director

February 26 • 23m 30s
Episode 210 - Reliable genetic test for fertility, health, and longevity? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 210 - Reliable genetic test for fertility, health, and longevity? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Emily, Dr. Joe, and Bradley J Heins, PhD, Tenured Professor, debate a listener question - Is there a reliable genetic test for fertility, health, and longevity for beef and dairy cattle? There is a fired-up Dr. Bradley J Heins in this episode and you don't want to miss the spectacle. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

February 19 • 30m 52.3s
Episode 209 - Salmonella dublin in calves, an overview - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 209 - Salmonella dublin in calves, an overview - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

A listener question came in about what to do once Samonella dublin has been identified on your farm. A ton to think about and a borderline information overload in this one, but a good overview to start tackling the problem. Thank you for listening. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

February 12 • 24m 52.1s
Episode 208 - Mailbag, plans for research, educational programming, and what we want to learn in 2024 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 208 - Mailbag, plans for research, educational programming, and what we want to learn in 2024 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Joe, Brad, and Emily are finally together to talk about what they have going for 2024 - research, educational programming, and learning all on the table. What will Brad dive into for research, what will Emily tackle in the mental health and safety world, and what will Dr. Joe get on his soapbox about in 2024? Listen to find out. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

February 5 • 34m 6.2s
Episode 207 - Calf mortality case study #5 - BVD case study closure - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 207 - Calf mortality case study #5 - BVD case study closure - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe wraps up this case study in the final episode of a calf mortality issue on a cow-calf operation that has taken 2 years to get figured out. Hope you enjoy the closure of the case. Thank you for listening! Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

January 29 • 9m 41.1s
Episode 206 - How do the cows and Brad survive outside at -40°F? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 206 - How do the cows and Brad survive outside at -40°F? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Brad and Emily discuss how Brad and the cows survive when the temps drop to extremely low temps with wind chills making it even worse. Thanks for listening. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

January 22 • 22m 42.4s
Episode 205 - Goal setting on the farm with Emily Krekelberg on the Emily Show - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 205 - Goal setting on the farm with Emily Krekelberg on the Emily Show - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

In a version of "The Emily Show," Emily and Joe talk about goal setting on the farm and different approaches to getting to those goals. Thanks for listening! Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

January 15 • 21m 45.6s
Episode 204 - Winter rain, how far can cattle walk for water, starting a grazing operation from scratch - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 204 - Winter rain, how far can cattle walk for water, starting a grazing operation from scratch - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe and Brad discuss winter rain and the complications it causes. Then they get into a couple of questions about how far cattle can walk for water in the winter and Brad's advice for a grazing operation starting from scratch.  Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

January 8 • 18m 24.4s
Episode 203 - WCROC Case Study #2, respiratory deaths in weaning age calves - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 203 - WCROC Case Study #2, respiratory deaths in weaning age calves - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Part 2 of our latest case study (part 1 is in episode 201). Dr. Joe and Bradley come back with more information and the next steps to get a handle on this respiratory disease. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

January 1 • 21m 17.1s
Episode 202 - MN State Cattlemen's Annual Convention 2023 and our new teaching tool Helga the Hereford - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 202 - MN State Cattlemen's Annual Convention 2023 and our new teaching tool Helga the Hereford - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe runs down his highlights from the MN State Cattlemen's Association Annual Convention 2023 and his debut of the full-size cow model Helga the Hereford. Thanks for listening. Happy holidays! Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

December 25 • 11m 53s
Episode 201 - WCROC Case Study #1, respiratory deaths in weaning age calves - UMN Extension's The Moos Room  cover art

Episode 201 - WCROC Case Study #1, respiratory deaths in weaning age calves - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Another case study series where the OG3 work through a problem. This is real-time problem solving where we find more questions than answers initially and have to go looking for the answers. Necropsy reports, on-the-ground observations, vaccines, and management on the list for today. Thanks for listening! Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

December 18 • 24m 25.5s
Episode 200 - Outtakes from behind the scenes and our favorite episodes - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 200 - Outtakes from behind the scenes and our favorite episodes - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

The OG3 are together to reflect on some of the best outtakes and best episodes from the past 200 episodes. Thank you for listening!  Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

December 11 • 25m 28.5s
Episode 199 - Update on Dairy x Beef Animals at WCROC Dairy - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 199 - Update on Dairy x Beef Animals at WCROC Dairy - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Brad and Emily discuss the beef on dairy project at WCROC. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

December 4 • 21m 40s
Episode 198 - Injectable and intranasal vaccines at the same time in feedlot cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 198 - Injectable and intranasal vaccines at the same time in feedlot cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Comparative effectiveness of intranasal and parenteral vaccines for prevention of bovine respiratory disease in feedlot heifers AABP Podcast - Have You Herd? - Richeson Richeson et al Paper Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

November 27 • 19m 36.6s
Episode 197 - Aging in place on the farm, setting boundaries, and youth tractor safety - The Emily Show - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 197 - Aging in place on the farm, setting boundaries, and youth tractor safety - The Emily Show - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Most importantly, Bradley's daughter joins out of the gate to get her vote for her favorite beef and dairy breeds officially tallied. After, we fulfilled our promise to Emily for an Emily Show episode about safety and mental health. Thanks for listening! Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

November 20 • 30m 53.2s
Episode 196 - BRD in dairy beef feedlot - case study #3 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 196 - BRD in dairy beef feedlot - case study #3 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Listen to Episodes 191 and 193 before this episode! Part 3 in the case study of a Bovine Respiratory Disease (BRD) issue in a dairy beef feedlot. Dr. Joe visited the farm and has recommendations based on his visit. Thanks for listening. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

November 13 • 26m 51.7s
Episode 195 - Not feeling well? Go to the doctor and advocate for yourself - Brad and Lyme Disease - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 195 - Not feeling well? Go to the doctor and advocate for yourself - Brad and Lyme Disease - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Brad and Emily talk about Brad's last few months dealing with a mystery illness and his multiple trips to the doctor to get it figured out. Like farmers, Brad is stubborn and doesn't like the doctor, but it turns out it was important he took the time to go in. It also turns out stubbornness can be a good thing when you need to advocate for yourself. Thanks for listening! CDC Lyme Disease Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

November 6 • 20m 30s
Episode 194 - Case study of Klebsiella mastitis in a dairy herd - UMN Extension' The Moos Room cover art

Episode 194 - Case study of Klebsiella mastitis in a dairy herd - UMN Extension' The Moos Room

Single episode case study on Klebsiella mastitis in a dairy herd. Dr. Joe walks through the problem, solutions, and most importantly, the mistakes he made along the way. Thanks for listening. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

October 30 • 14m 9.6s
Episode 193 - Dairy beef feedlot with Bovine Respiratory Disease (BRD) - Case Study #2 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 193 - Dairy beef feedlot with Bovine Respiratory Disease (BRD) - Case Study #2 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Listen to Episode 191 before this episode! Part 2 in the case study of a Bovine Respiratory Disease (BRD) issue in a dairy x beef feedlot. Necropsy reports, vaccine history, more source information, and more. Thanks for listening. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

October 23 • 10m 5.6s
Episode 192 - WCROC Dairy Research Update Fall 2023 with Dr. Bradley J Heins - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 192 - WCROC Dairy Research Update Fall 2023 with Dr. Bradley J Heins - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

What is Brad up to in Morris, MN at the Dairy? Does he really do research or does he just eat grilled cheeses all day, every day? Listen to find out! Also, an update on Brad's trip to World Dairy Expo. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

October 16 • 21m 33.1s
Episode 191 - Dairy beef feedlot with Bovine Respiratory Disease (BRD) - Case Study #1 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 191 - Dairy beef feedlot with Bovine Respiratory Disease (BRD) - Case Study #1 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe goes over a case study of a feedlot that is having issues with BRD at 30 DOF. Common problem with complicated variables to consider, some in your control, and some that aren't. What now and what are the next steps? Listen to find out! Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website AgriAmerica Podcast Directory

October 9 • 16m 38.5s
Episode 190 - Pink eye case study at a heifer grower - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 190 - Pink eye case study at a heifer grower - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe walks through a difficult pink eye case study at a heifer grower. What does he recommend and what does he find? Listen to find out! Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

October 2 • 15m 40s
Episode 189 - Being prepared for unexpected end of life as a farmer - Krishona Martinson - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 189 - Being prepared for unexpected end of life as a farmer - Krishona Martinson - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

September 25 • 1h 1m 4.3s
Episode 188 - Slow down, think twice, assess the situation before jumping in - National Farm Safety and Health Week 2023 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 188 - Slow down, think twice, assess the situation before jumping in - National Farm Safety and Health Week 2023 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

National Farm Safety and Health Week Dr. Joe goes over the importance of slowing down and assessing a situation before jumping in and potentially getting hurt. A little story time, a little advice based on what Dr. Joe has done wrong, and plenty of rambling. Thanks for listening. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

September 18 • 9m 19.7s
Episode 187 - Should you switch from milking Holstein cows to milking Jersey cows? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 187 - Should you switch from milking Holstein cows to milking Jersey cows? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

The Paper - Analysis of Jersey versus Holstein breed profitability on north central US dairies Michigan State Extension Article - Are Holstein or Jersey cows more profitable? The OG3 discuss one of their oldest debates - which is better, Jerseys or Holsteins? A new paper has some new insights to help answer the question. Should you switch from milking Holsteins to milking Jerseys? Listen and find out. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

September 11 • 19m 38.9s
Episode 186 - Fodder, is it a viable option for feeding cattle? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 186 - Fodder, is it a viable option for feeding cattle? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Brad's Fodder Study MNfarmstress.com Brad and Emily discuss the questions Brad has been getting about fodder - what is it, how much labor does it take, what does it cost, does it make sense for my farm? - all in this episode. Thank you for listening! Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

September 4 • 24m 43.7s
Episode 185 - How to tattoo your cow well, and the importance of checking tattoos early - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 185 - How to tattoo your cow well, and the importance of checking tattoos early - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe discussed why we need to do a better job as a team (parents, 4H educators, veterinarians, etc.) to check tattoos early and honestly. Dr. Joe reviews his process for how to tattoo an animal and have it last for life. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

August 28 • 13m 14s
Episode 184 - Post-metaphylatic interval for Zuprevo in lightweight yearling cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 184 - Post-metaphylatic interval for Zuprevo in lightweight yearling cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Health and performance outcomes from a randomized clinical trial of post-metaphylactic intervals following tildipirosin metaphylaxis for control of naturally occurring BRD in commingled lightweight yearling steers in a commercial feedlot Dr. Joe discusses post-treatment and post-metaphylactic intervals. What are they, and why should you have these in your protocols? In short, to save money and use antibiotics more judiciously. Dr. Joe also reviews a recent paper comparing different post-metaphylatic intervals in calves given Zuprevo for metaphylaxis. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

August 21 • 14m 24.4s
Episode 183 - Treating calf scours, a decision making tool - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 183 - Treating calf scours, a decision making tool - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Calf Scours Treatment Decision Tree Dr. Joe walks through how to treat scours in young calves (less than 21 days old). How to decide what to do and what not to do are on the docket, along with the usual soapbox moments. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

August 14 • 19m 56.3s
Episode 182 - Flooding feed yards and hairy heel wart (digital dermatitis) - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 182 - Flooding feed yards and hairy heel wart (digital dermatitis) - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe discusses digital dermatitis (hairy heel wart) in connection with standing water in feed yards and other implications of purposely flooding your yard as a heat abatement strategy. Controversial? Maybe. Do we welcome debate and feedback? Always --> themoosroom@umn.edu. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

August 7 • 17m 50s
Episode 181 - Barriers to integrating crops and livestock with Jane Jewett and Bradley J Heins PhD - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 181 - Barriers to integrating crops and livestock with Jane Jewett and Bradley J Heins PhD - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Take the Survey - z.umn.edu/matchmadesurvey Joe talks with Jane Jewett about an exciting opportunity for farmers to take a survey and weigh in on what they need to integrate crops and livestock. After, Brad joins to discuss his opinions on the issue. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

July 31 • 26m 44.9s
Episode 180 - Dairy heifer replacements - raise your own, custom raise, or buy? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 180 - Dairy heifer replacements - raise your own, custom raise, or buy? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe goes over the dairy heifer replacement dilemma - should I raise my own, should I custom raise, or should I buy replacements? Economic considerations, non-economic considerations, biosecurity, quality of product and more discussed today. Big shout out to Jim Salfer for helping with the discussion at the in-person meeting on this topic. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

July 24 • 20m 2.5s
Episode 179 - Isaac Salfer - circadian rhythms, nutrition, sustainability, and more - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 179 - Isaac Salfer - circadian rhythms, nutrition, sustainability, and more - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Isaac Salfer PhD is an associate professor in the Department of Animal Science at the University of Minnesota and a great resource we will have on more in the future to answer our dairy nutrition questions. Today we are getting to know Isaac and his lab. Thanks for listening.  Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

July 17 • 32m 16.9s
Episode 178 - Routine hoof trimming to combat lameness - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 178 - Routine hoof trimming to combat lameness - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

How WCROC's farm combatted lameness in a grazing herd - Progressive Dairy - Brad Heins and Willie Coyne Bradley J Heins PhD sits down to discuss an article he wrote for Progressive Dairy about how he decided to start hoof trimming for the whole herd every 6 months and how it has impacted the welfare and health of the cows at the UMN Dairy at the WCROC in Morris, MN.  Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

July 10 • 22m 51.6s
Episode 177 - The Good Acre with Nikki Warner - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 177 - The Good Acre with Nikki Warner - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

The Good Acre Nikki Warner from The Good Acre in Falcon Heights, MN joins Emily and Dr. Joe to discuss all of the amazing programs they run. Great guest, and a great non-profit organization helping support local farmers. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

July 3 • 37m 1.6s
Episode 176 - Heat stress in dairy calves with Bethany Dado-Senn - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 176 - Heat stress in dairy calves with Bethany Dado-Senn - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

We often think about heat stress in dairy cows, but what about calves? Bethany Dado-Senn joins us to discuss how to identify and manage heat stress in dairy calves. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

June 26 • 29m 29.8s
Episode 175 - MN Ag in the Classroom with Ann Marie Ward and Keri Sidle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 175 - MN Ag in the Classroom with Ann Marie Ward and Keri Sidle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

MN Ag in the Classroom Farm Camp MN MN Ag Mag Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

June 19 • 35m 56.3s
Episode 174 - Listener Question - Temperature inside the dairy barn - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 174 - Listener Question - Temperature inside the dairy barn - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe dives into answering a question about the ideal temperature inside a dairy barn that houses all different age groups. Thanks for listening! Extension article - Heat stress in dairy cattle Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

June 12 • 17m 35.7s
Episode 173  - Cow activity research using CowManager with Glenda Pereira - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 173 - Cow activity research using CowManager with Glenda Pereira - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Brad and his former grad student, Glenda Pereira, discuss Glenda's new project on cow activity using the CowManager system. "Put a sensor in it!" fans will love this all-sensor episode. Precision technologies to improve dairy grazing systems - Review article Precision Dairy Conference - June 20-21, 2023 Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

June 5 • 25m 58.9s
Episode 172 - Mental Health Awareness Month Potpourri - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 172 - Mental Health Awareness Month Potpourri - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Brad and Joe have mental health-related questions for Emily. Random questions off the cuff to put Emily on the spot. The return of the potpourri episode! Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

May 29 • 25m 34.7s
Episode 171 - Youth mental health with Aly Kloeckner - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 171 - Youth mental health with Aly Kloeckner - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

UMN Extension Building Youth Resilience UMN Extension Rural Youth Stress Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

May 22 • 36m 43.4s
Episode 170 - Burnout: prevention and what to do if you are already there - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 170 - Burnout: prevention and what to do if you are already there - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

May 15 • 40m 58.7s
Episode 169 - Methods of pregnancy diagnosis - Brad and Joe's long awaited showdown - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 169 - Methods of pregnancy diagnosis - Brad and Joe's long awaited showdown - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Brad and Joe's long-awaited cage match about pregnancy diagnosis methods is here! Brad and Joe discuss blood, milk, and ultrasound pregnancy testing methods, and where the industry is heading. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

May 8 • 28m 36.8s
Episode 168 - Dr. Joe on blood and milk pregnancy testing - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 168 - Dr. Joe on blood and milk pregnancy testing - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe responds to Bradley's episode last week about blood pregnancy testing. He shares his thoughts on the technology, the industry, and the veterinary profession. This is all gearing up for a good discussion when Brad and Joe reunite. Thank you for listening! Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

May 1 • 13m 3.4s
Episode 167 - On-farm blood pregnancy testing with Brad Heins - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 167 - On-farm blood pregnancy testing with Brad Heins - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Brad discusses something he just started doing at the UMN Dairy in Morris at the WCROC - on-farm pregnancy testing using blood. How does it work? How much does it cost? Are the tests any good? Listen to find out! Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

April 24 • 14m 18.8s
Episode 166 - Too many vaccines - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 166 - Too many vaccines - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe jumps up on the soapbox and goes for a rant about vaccine protocols and over-vaccinating. Big opinions and bold statements with money on the line. Comments, questions, and scathing rebuttals are welcome. Episode 55 - Cattle vaccine basics - UMN Extension's The Moos Room Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

April 17 • 9m 10s
Episode 165 - Brad's spring to-do list and getting your mind ready for planting - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 165 - Brad's spring to-do list and getting your mind ready for planting - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Brad and Emily are left without supervision on the podcast! Brad talks about his spring to-do list for the UMN Dairy at the WCROC, and Emily helps get everyone's mind prepared for planting season. Episode 115 - Come on, spring, hurry up...when to put cows on grass - UMN Extension's The Moos Room Episode 125 - Forage plan for the WCROC dairy - UMN Extension's The Moos Room Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

April 10 • 20m 2.9s
Episode 164 - Mastery and management - What is under our control? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 164 - Mastery and management - What is under our control? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

A super important topic for the management of beef and dairy farms today! The OG3 discuss mastery - in short, your perception of what you have control over and what you don't. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

April 3 • 19m 58.5s
Episode 163 - When to help a cow or heifer who is calving - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 163 - When to help a cow or heifer who is calving - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

It is spring calving season, and Dr. Joe has been getting many questions about how to know when we should help a calving cow or heifer. Dr. Joe goes through a few things to help you decide when to jump in and help. Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

March 27 • 17m 11.2s
Episode 162 - UMN WCROC Dairy research update with Dr. Bradley J Heins - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 162 - UMN WCROC Dairy research update with Dr. Bradley J Heins - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

It is all about Bradley today! An update about the research going on at the UMN WCROC Dairy in Morris is long overdue so we asked our favorite PhD tenured professor to keep us in the loop. Electric tractors, growing crops under solar panels, calf health assessments, and horned cattle, are all on Brad's list to get done.  Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

March 20 • 18m 46.7s
Episode 161 - Burger Club, searching for the best burger in the Twin Cities - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 161 - Burger Club, searching for the best burger in the Twin Cities - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

For the past four years, Dr. Joe has been searching for the best burger in the Twin Cities. Even if you don't want to come to the cities, sometimes it is unavoidable, so why not know where to go to get the best burger? Dr. Joe breaks down the top 5 burgers in the Twin Cities and reveals the clear number one.  Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

March 13 • 12m 55.9s
Episode 160 - Mail Bag - Employee conflict, Grass pasture, Mycoplasma in feedlot cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room cover art

Episode 160 - Mail Bag - Employee conflict, Grass pasture, Mycoplasma in feedlot cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Questions, comments, scathing rebuttals? -> themoosroom@umn.edu or call 612-624-3610 and leave us a message! Twitter -> @UMNmoosroom and @UMNFarmSafety Facebook -> @UMNDairy YouTube -> UMN Beef and Dairy and UMN Farm Safety and Health Instagram -> @UMNWCROCDairy Extension Website

March 6 • 19m 53.7s
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