A calf in a hutch at Calf Land
Farmers Weekly visited Indiana on an Alltech Keenan study tour to visit a calf-rearing facility taking calves from two-day-olds to about 160 days of age.  Calf Land is the name given to a 6,000-head calf-rearing facility with 3,000 calf hutches in Merrillville, Indiana.  The site is used as a rearing unit for Bos Family Farms, one of 14 farms under the Fair Oaks umbrella that supply the Select Milk Producers co-op.  See also: Calf rearing offers extra income stream Calves are bedded on […]