How can Tom Trantham’s cows graze alfalfa and not be susceptible to bloat?
Most conventional dairy farms milk their herds until they no longer produce at large quantities and then “retire” them…usually to a feed lot. But Radiance Dairy is different.
July 2, 2010; Pelzer, South Carolina. In 1989, dairy farmer, Tom Trantham, was facing almost certain financial collapse on his conventional, 92 cow dairy farm operation. With the costs of animal feed skyrocketing, many farmers were turning to BST to increase milk production, a hormone purported at the time of being safe, and as the […]