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  1. Considerations for Managing Higher Fertilizer Prices on Your Dairy

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-6/considerations-managing-higher-fertilizer-prices

    LaBarge, Field Specialist, Nutrient Management, Ohio State University Extension Fertilizer prices have been ... define how vital the fertilizer application is in the upcoming year. Using the soil test value, we can ... increasing rapidly. The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) has tracked bi-weekly fertilizer prices in ...

  2. Valuing Bedded-Pack Manure

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-6/valuing-bedded-pack-manure

    Glen Arnold, Manure Management Field Specialist, Ohio State University Extension Due to the ... increase in fertilizer prices, there is renewed interest in the nutrient value of manure. This article will ... and organic matter in pen-pack manure are an excellent addition to farm fields. The most common types ...

  3. Fall Herbicide Treatments – Just Do It – Nag Nag Nag

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-39/fall-herbicide-treatments-%E2%80%93-just-do-it-%E2%80%93-nag-nag-nag

      We don’t usually run articles about fall herbicide application this late in the season, since ... into May and June without weather that allows application.  Leaving us to contemplate the less than ... couple months but here’s another one anyway, even if it makes us look pushy and obnoxious.  Here’s why.  ...

  4. Valuing Bedded-Pack Manure

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-39/valuing-bedded-pack-manure

    Due to the increase in fertilizer prices, there is renewed interest in the nutrient value of ... moisture. The nutrients and organic matter in pen-pack manure are an excellent addition to farm fields. The ... nitrogen content will be 10 to 16 pounds per ton. About two pounds of this nitrogen is in the ammonium form ...

  5. Water Quality Wednesday Winter Programming

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-39/water-quality-wednesday-winter-programming

    your field: From watershed planning to field-level implementation” Speakers include Paige Petersen and ... process, how this can inform field-scale decision-making, and how you can influence and benefit from local ... LaBarge. This webinar will feature a discussion of efficient applications of Nitrogen and capturing excess ...

  6. Antibiotic Stewardship in Calves – Part 2

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-6/antibiotic-stewardship-calves-%E2%80%93-part-2

    Veal Quality Assurance training. The first module of this training involved understanding antibiotics ... disease, as pertaining to calves. Fun fact, a “disease symptom” is something you are personally feeling, ... tied to dehydration. The tricky part about diarrheal diseases is that they can be caused by a plethora ...

  7. Emergency Preparedness Through a Farm Walk Through

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-6/emergency-preparedness-through-farm-walk-through

    education training in order to stay certified. One part of this training can be doing site visits. Unlike ... milk tanks, or bulk fertilizer tanks? These are all areas that can be a hazardous on the farm and can ... the tour, have a discussion with first responders about gas detection equipment that they have ...

  8. Implications of High N Fertilizer Prices on Corn N Fertilizer Recommendations

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2021-39/implications-high-n-fertilizer-prices-corn-n-fertilizer

    Nitrogen fertilizer is a major cost in corn production and is a big lever that drives yield. ... However, not every pound of N fertilizer yields the same return on investment. The first several dozen ... returns, but not as effective as before. As N fertilizer rates approach what would be typically applied to ...

  9. Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins, and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-6/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    can be helpful to compare the prices in Table 1 to the 5-year averages. The price of NEL is about 6% ... average. To estimate profitability at these nutrient prices, the Cow-Jones Index was used for average US ... income over nutrient cost (IONC) for cows milking 70 lb/day and 85 lb/day is about $9.18 and $9.63/cwt, ...

  10. Franklin County 4-H educator teaches youth agriscience

    https://ohio4h.org/newsletter/ohio-4-h-highlights/november-2021/franklin-county-4-h-educator-teaches-youth-agriscience

    agriscience in the city. Here are some highlights: Careers in Agriculture SPIN Club: Materials and project ... students worked through the “Here, There, Ag Careers are Everywhere!” project book and explored careers in ... Highland Youth Garden Fall Fest, 4-H goodies were distributed while educating kids about animal ...

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