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How to get more milk in the Fall

With the weather changing, we start thinking and acting as if it is Fall…bonfires, football games, and pumpkin spiced lattes. Although it may seem like Fall is here, your cows can still feel the effects of the heat. Read more to learn what you can do to prevent a drop in milk production during the fall months.

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It's about more than just calcium...

We, as humans, crave convenience, whether it is in our personal life or our job. What is convenient isn’t always what we need or for that matter, what our animals need. But what if it is? Read more to find out what your fresh cows need and how they can get it conveniently.

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Farming During the Holidays

During the holiday season, we are reminded of things to be thankful for. TechMix would like to send out a special thank you to farmers this holiday season. We appreciate you! Read more.

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TechMix dairy blog cold stress post

Tips to keep your cows drinking, eating, and producing this winter.

Cows consume an outrageous amount of water on a daily basis, due to water being required for a number of functions in a dairy cow. Read more to learn tips of how to keep your cows drinking, eating and producing. Read more


Calf talk

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Got dystocia? Here's your silver bullet.

How many times have you stood over a weak, lethargic, newborn calf, exhausted with the thought that after all the effort of having to pull the calf during birth? How often have you hoped for a silver bullet to get the calf on its feet and drinking so you can go home for the night? Read more to learn about TechMix’s silver bullet product and why it works so well.

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3 easy steps to reduce the severity of scours.

With calf scours being a major issue in pre-weaned dairy calves, it is crucial that we find ways to reduce the severity of scours and help encourage and easy recovery from these events. Click here to read more about 3 easy steps you can take to reduce the severity of scours.

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4 key steps to successful care for newborn calves

Calves are the future of your herd. What we do when they are born will impact their future performance. Read the full article to get the 4 simple steps to follow in newborn calf care.



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How to combat cold stress in the brutal temperatures.

Cold stress….what do you mean cold stress? Calves can experience cold stress in as low as 60˚F. Read more to learn how you can combat cold stress for your calves as the temperature drops.


Swine talk

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The #1 thing you can do to help your newly weaned pigs...

Weaning is a stressful event for young pigs, and even more so as the weather is changing. A multitude of stressors for young pigs occur at the same time. But we can help! Want to overcome weaned pig stress? Click here to read more…



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Two tricks to keep your baby pigs warm and cozy this holiday season.

Ready or not, the holidays are here, meaning family time, too much food, Hallmark movies, and more….like the COLD. I mean seriously, it is freezing out there. Not only does this drop in termpearture affect us, it affects our animals, especially baby pigs. Read more to learn about two tricks to keep your baby pigs warm and cozy this holiday season.

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3 Tips for a smoother transition to weaning.

For baby pigs, making the transition from the liquid diet to a starter feed and water happens fast and can be very stressful. Read more to get 3 tips for a smoother transition to weaning.

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Hydration is about more than just drinking water.

We hear about the importance of hydration on the human side often – the media is full of advertisements for water companies as well as sports drinks. Click here to read more about how this information can relate to your baby pigs at weaning.