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Bill Halfman is an agricultural agent for the
University of Wisconsin-Extension Monroe County
Articles by Bill Halfman
Series: Heat Stress
Farm Animals Need To Keep Cool During Heat Waves Too
July 22, 2016 | 7:50 a.m.
Hot weather and a high heat index are a challenge for farmers each summer. During heat waves, farmers need to take precautions for their animals to minimize the risk of injury and sickness from prolonged exposure to high temperatures and humidity.