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Perspectives * FALL Edition 2015

PERSPECTIVES
DAIRY FARMING IN THE NORTHEAST

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Contents
31 "A" Stands for Attitude

Industry Insight

By Mark Wolgemuth, Accidents happen in every
industry but Mark provides preventable advice for
farmers.

By David Santos, David shares thoughts and
stories regarding Dan Favreau's retirement.

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Ask a Farmer

32

Solar Power

08

Herd Health

34

Women of Cabot

10

Do We Have A Plan?

38

The Transportation Team

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Leadership in Food Safety

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Transition of Ownership

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Featured Story: PAPAS Dairy Farm

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Recipe Corner

29

Is Your Soil Alive?
By Sally Flis, PhD., Uncover the secrets behind

By Phil Livingston, Farmer Phil Livingston is
here to answer your most pressing dairy farming
questions.
By Philbro Animal Health, Learn how good nutrition
is key to the health and production of cows.

By Monty G. Miller, Ed.D., See how Monty
outlines strategic planning for the new generation
of dairy farmers.
By Louise H. Calderwood, Learn about The
Northeast Agribusiness & Feed Alliance and how
they support animal agriculture.

By Kathryn Guare, Join us in North Bangor, New
York to learn all about PAPAS Dairy.

By Sam Carlson, Discover how Green Lantern
Group and Phoenix Feeds & Nutrition are working
in tandem to go green.
By Jenni Flood, Jenni discusses the challenges and
excitement women face in the ag world.

By Ann Louise Santos, More goes into feed
transportation than meets the eye! Read Ann
Louise's piece to learn more.
By Michael Wool, Learn the process of
transferring ownership from one family to the
next.

By Ann Louise Santos and photos by Christian
Clark, Try out this great Rustic Apple Tart.

soil health testing.

Editorial
EXECUTIVE EDITOR
SENIOR EDITOR
COVER PHOTO
STOCK PHOTOGRAPHY

David Santos
RetroMotion Media
Christian Clark
iStockphotos.com

CONTRIBUTING WRITERS

David Santos, Phil Livingston, Philbro Animal Health, Louise H.
Calderwood, Kathryn Guare, Sally Flis, Mark Wolgemuth, Sam Carlson,
Jenni Flood, Ann Louise Santos, Monty G. Miller, Ed.D.,
and Michael Wool.

Art Department
DESIGN/LAYOUT
PHOTO EDITING
COMIC ARTIST

Justin Bunnell
Christian Clark
Dick Chodkowski

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e-mail: dsantos@phoenixfeeds.net

COPY EDITOR Ann Louise Santos

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