SEGMENT: FARMING METHODS & REFLECTIONS

Nate Janssen>ISM Interviews A-L>ISM Interviews A-L, Segment 21

SEGMENT: FARMING METHODS & REFLECTIONS,

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FARMING METHODS
Use sand for the cows to lay instead of sawdust. Sand is hard to move, hard to get and wears out equipment. But they implemented a system to reuse the sand. Improved efficiency, milk production, udder health, cow mobility and more. Reclaim nearly 85% of sand used, drastically reducing cost. Talks about the process of adapting new technology or methods.
REFLECTIONS
Thinks farming has a tremendous future. Talks about doing a piece for NBC Nightly News and how important exporting has become. Talks to Susie, who works for American Breeder Service who works with bull genetics. Sell to China and India their byproducts.