The Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) Alumni Association recognized Northside Dairy Calf Specialist, Jennah Volovsek, with their 2023 Outstanding Recent Alumni award. Jennah’s contribution to the ag industry is demonstrated through her success in helping local dairy operations achieve their objectives for youngstock and her ongoing volunteer work at CVTC. Jennah is a strong advocate […]
As dairy producers rapidly improve cow comfort, reproduction, and forage quality; yesterday’s herd benchmarks have become more attainable and easier to maintain. This means the historic role of the nutritionist has evolved beyond simply designing and managing rations. Today’s nutritionist must push the boundaries of herd performance to reach the farm’s future goals in the […]
The Wisconsin Agri-Business Association (WABA) has recognized Northside Elevator with its annual Distinguished Organization Award. Northside Elevator has been serving Wisconsin’s agriculture industry for 75 years with growing impact in the local community and across the state. In September, 2022, Northside Elevator hosted WABA’s Legislative Agribusiness Tour that invites state, county, and local elected […]
Buck Country Grain has selected Northside Elevator to carry on its reputation of excellence. Northside has long been known for its expertise in grain and commodity markets, and a reputation for extraordinary customer service.
Our new Stanley location will support modern agribusinesses through a state-of-the-art production facility, advanced logistics and outstanding customer service. The centerpiece of the project is a tower system fertilizer manufacturing plant. This system will produce consistent, high-quality fertilizers at the speed needed for farmers to have a successful planting season. Key features of the new […]
Being new to the Wisconsin area, my first question to locals was “How are the summers?”. An answer of “Oh, not bad in the shade” tells me that heat stress is a problem that herds in the area experience. Cows have a temperature and humidity at which they are most comfortable, or their thermal neutral […]
The rumen of a cow is a fickle thing. It is ever changing throughout the day and is home to a multitude of microorganisms such as bacteria that produce a variety of end products that can affect your cows. Those positive or negative effects all relate to what does and does not get past the […]