Displaying episodes 31 - 60 of 149 in total

Episode 117 - Monica McConkey - Ag Mental Health Counselor - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Monica McConkey joins Emily and Joe to discuss her work as a Ag Mental Health Counselor and how to help yourself, friends, family, and other loved ones who you see mig...

Episode 116 - Healthy expectations, honesty with yourself, and meditation - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

We are kicking off another May is Mental Health Awareness Series! We talk about how to set healthy expectations which includes discussions about being honest with your...

Episode 115 - Come on spring hurry up...when to put cows on grass - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

We can almost see the end of winter. The impatience to get cows to grass is real. Bradley talks with Emily and Dr. Joe about how he decides it is time to get cows out ...

Episode 114 - Do you eat a lot of beef, Dr. Joe? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe was asked a question by a friend and it took him off guard. Here his answer and his thoughts in this episode. Thank you for listening.

Episode 113 - Mud, is there anything to do about it? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Spring mud! Everyone's favorite, especially Dr. Bradley J Heins. We have all lost boots to the mud and know its an inconvenience for us, but what is it doing to your c...

Episode 112 - Pain control options for cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

The OG3 discuss the limited options for pain control in cattle. What can you use, what is most effective, what should change in the industry? All in this episode!

Episode 111 - MN Beef Report - Results from a MN survey of beef producers - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Joe and a team of colleagues from the UMN College of Veterinary Medicine recently completed a project funded by the MN Beef Council. In this episode we go over wha...

Episode 110 - What is A2 milk and what are A2 genetics? - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Bradley J Heins and Emily (the dynamic duo) discuss A2 milk. What is it? How do I produce A2 milk? How do I influence the genetics on my farm to produce A2 milk? A...

Episode 109 - Bull Breeding Soundness Exams - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

The OG3 go over bull breeding soundness exams. What are they, what are they not, why should producers do them on every bull every year? Listen to find out!

Episode 108 - Listener question - Youth safety and chores on the farm - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

A listener called our voicemail! Thank you, Kevin! Youth safety and how to incorporate kids into helping on the farm is on the docket today. The Emily Show returns.

Episode 107 - What really matters for calf health and core vaccines - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

This episode is a piece of a presentation Dr. Joe gave to a group of producers. He discusses what really matters for calf health, reasons for vaccination, and core vac...

Episode 106 - Getting into robotic milking with Lisa Groetsch #2 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Part 2 of our time with Lisa Groetsch from Groetsch dairy. We continue our questions about robotic milking and the amazing culture Lisa and her family have built on th...

Episode 105 - Getting into robotic milking with Lisa Groetsch #1 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Part 1 of 2 of our time with Lisa Groetsch from Groetsch Dairy. Lisa and her family have had robots for 10 years. We invited her to the show so we could pick her brain...

Episode 104 - Windshield Episode - Dr. Joe's thoughts on auction markets - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Windshield episode! Dr. Joe rambles on about auction markets, the role they play in the state, and the tangible and intangible benefits they bring to the MN cattle ind...

Episode 103 - Taking care of farm dogs and cats - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

We are taking a quick break from cows to discuss how to take care of your smaller fuzzy companions on the farm. The OG3 discuss their own dogs and cats from growing up...

Episode 102 - Calf mortality case study #1 - Dr. Joe visits a beef farm to help with calf mortality - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

New episode format! We are going to go over a farm visit to a cow-calf operation that was having trouble with keep calves alive until weaning. Find out what Dr. Joe th...

Episode 101 - What to put in your calving kit - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Having a calving kit ready to go when you need it is important whether you have beef or dairy cows. The OG3 discuss what should be in the kit and why. Big shout out to...

Episode 100 - Winter potpourri and our favorite episodes - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

We celebrate 100 episodes with a super-secret question for all the hosts from Emily, and then we get into a variety of winter topics including the winter blues, frostb...

Episode 99.5 - Questions from UMN Extension colleagues - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Bonus/experimental episode! Extension colleagues called in to ask us questions. We hope you will do the same so we can include your question on the show. Call 612-624-...

Episode 99 - Leave no dairy calf behind with Jenn Bentley #2 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Part 2 of 2 with Jenn Bentley. If you haven't listened to part 1 (episode 98), then we recommend you do so you can jump into the continued conversation with us. Other ...

Episode 98 - Leave no dairy calf behind with Jenn Bentley #1 - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Jenn Bentley, IA State Dairy Field Specialist, joins the OG3 to discuss her favorite topic - dairy calves! This is part 1 of 2 with our time with Jenn. In this episode...

Episode 97 - Management decisions for mental health - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Whether it is a beef or dairy operation, management decisions impact the mental health of everyone involved on the farm. The OG3 discuss how to navigate these difficul...

Episode 96 - How to artificially inseminate (AI) a cow - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Dr. Bradley J Heins walks us through the artificial insemination procedure and all the things you have to keep in mind to be successful breeding cows.

Episode 95 - Timing the milking procedure - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

The Emily show is back! We cover the timing of the milking procedure and why it is important to the health of your cows and the production of your dairy.

Episode 94 - Paired and group housing for dairy calves - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

We expand on one of the topics from last week by diving into more of the details of paired and group housing and how to set it up on your farm. Thank you for listening!

Episode 93 - Brad's ADSA Discover Conference report - Calf housing, colostrum, lung ultrasound, and more - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Brad gives a report from his trip to the American Dairy Science Association Discover Conference. Calf-housing, colostrum, lung ultrasound, and more are all on the agenda.

Episode 92 - Preparing your farm for winter safety - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Emily and Joe, AKA The Gruesome Twosome, discuss getting your farm ready for winter safety. There are many super important winter safety components that you should be ...

Episode 91 - Lice and cattle with Anthony Hanson - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

UMN Extension Integrated Pest Management team member Anthony Hanson joins the OG3 to talk about lice. We walk through lice in general and go through a real-life exampl...

Episode 90 - Feeding dairy calves in the winter - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

The Gruesome Twosome (Emily and Joe) discusses what it takes to keep your calves healthy and growing as the temperature starts to drop.

Episode 89 - Kernza® for cattle - UMN Extension's The Moos Room

Kernza® has been in the news lately and we thought we better put things into a cattle perspective. We don't know a ton, but Bradley knows more than most about this per...

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