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  1. Forage Fertility: Where We Are and Why it Matters

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/forage-fertility-where-we-are-and-why-it-matters

    across the state. Understanding current practices and limitations to forage fertility will guide us in ... Garth Ruff, Beef Cattle Field Specialist and Greg LaBarge, Agronomic Crops Field Specialist, Ohio ... state of Ohio (NASS, 2017). Fertilizer costs represent 40 to 60% of the variable input costs of forage ...

  2. USDA Releases July Dairy Outlook

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/usda-releases-july-dairy-outlook

    (https://www.ers.usda.gov/webdocs/outlooks/101676/ldp-m-325.pdf?v=2053.7) on July 16, 2021. This monthly outlook provides supply and use projections based on the World ... costs Hot, dry weather in the western U.S. The U.S. Agriculture Drought Monitor, as of July 13, reported ... areas experiencing drought Dairy Price Forecast – 2021 USDA projects 9.5 million head of dairy cows in ...

  3. Beef Quality Assurance Certification and REcertification

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/events/beef-quality-assurance-certification-and-recertification

    Beef Quality Assurance Certification and REcertification set for September 15 Following the lead ... set by the pork industry years ago, many segments of the beef industry require BQA certification in ... nearly four years ago Tyson Foods, who harvest and process 25% of the US beef market share, and also ...

  4. Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/seeding-perennial-forages-late-summer

    decision to plant or not will have to be made for each individual field, considering soil moisture status ... excellent choice to conserve soil moisture for seed germination. Make sure that the field surface is ... relatively level and smooth if you plan to no-till, because you will have to live with any field roughness ...

  5. Fluoride

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1518

    discharge from fertilizer or aluminum factories. Also, many communities add fluoride to their drinking water ... US Department of Health and Human Services, contact your dentist or oral health care professional. ... 0.2- 1.7 mg/L Erosion of earth materials; Discharge from fertilizer and aluminum factories TREATMENT ...

  6. Carrie Brown

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/people/carrie-brown

    passionate about community outreach and engagement and is delighted to have the opportunity to work with ...

  7. Beach Monitoring Practices Webinar

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/events/beach-monitoring-practices-webinar-0

    (aired Central Time) as we hear about beach monitoring research and education efforts taking place in ... Indiana, Nebraska and Wisconsin. Attendees will hear about:- The Nebraska Department of Environment and ...

  8. Steps to Speed up Field Curing of Hay Crops

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/steps-speed-field-curing-hay-crops

    but waiting for the perfect stretch of weather can end up costing us through large reductions in ... long-lasting effects on hay crops. We’ve seen many fields where stand loss in wheel tracks led to lower forage ... weather limits how far we can push the limits, these techniques can help us improve the chances of success ...

  9. Assessing Calf Death Losses in a Beef-Dairy Crossbreeding Program

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/assessing-calf-death-losses-beef-dairy-crossbreeding

    information may or may not be applicable to other situations. The overall objective was to assess calf death ... heifers had less calf death losses compared to multiparous cows (Table 3). This is due to the fact that ... semen (Holstein bulls); thus, more females calves were born. About 52% of first-calf heifers calved with ...

  10. Creeping Towards Harvest

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/creeping-towards-harvest

    on which way you think about it, heavily influences silage yield and the quality of the fermentation ... and preservation once it is stored. Taking field samples will be essential in getting harvest timing ... 19” will decrease neutral detergent fiber (NDF) content by about 8% and increase starch content by ...

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