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  1. Answering Farmers’ Questions About the Pandemic in 2021

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-5/answering-farmers%E2%80%99-questions-about-pandemic-2021

    to study and learn more to create unbiased new knowledge that informs all of us. Answering one ... the U.S. for sharing information and making decisions regarding public health are the recommendations ... host individual. We see in other viruses, such as the measles and mumps, in which the US population ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-5/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    is about 32% lower than the 5-year average ($0.08/Mcal), while metabolizable protein (MP) and ... Index was used for average US cows weighing 1500 lb and producing milk with 3.9% fat and 3.2% protein. ... For January’s issue, the income over nutrient cost (IONC) for cows milking 70 and 85 lb/day is about ...

  3. GAPS Training Webinar

    https://producesafety.osu.edu/events/gaps-training-webinar-5

    receive a certificate of completion at the end of the training. Attending the OSU GAPs class does not ... GAPs. GAPs trainings provide growers with the knowledge and tools needed to implement on farm best management practices ...

  4. Hydroponic GAPs Training

    https://producesafety.osu.edu/events/hydroponic-gaps-training

    a certificate of completion at the end of the training. Attending the OSU GAPs class does not equate to being ... production systems. GAPs trainings provide growers with the knowledge and tools needed to implement best ... receive a handbook and other trainign amterials prior to the training.  Participants will receive ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. $5 Million Bioenergy, Bioproducts Project Offers Opportunities for Ohio Teachers

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/5-million-bioenergy-bioproducts-project-offers-opportunities-ohio-teachers

    with training and toolkits to prepare students for careers in this growing field. "The idea is to ... development programs for teachers. A six-week Train-the-Trainer program in which two applicants will be ... today's classrooms. And Ohio State University is taking part in a multi-state project offering teachers ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. Gearing Up for Spring Planting

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-2/gearing-spring-planting

    to take full advantage of any short windows of opportunity we will get to be in the fields this ... of all tractors that will be used. Service all tractors. Get any needed fertilizer on hand or order ... it to be spread as soon as the field is fit (hopefully you pulled a soil sample last fall, and if ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    compare the prices in Table 1 to the 5-year averages. The price of NE L and peNDF are about 37 and 41% ... used for average US cows weighing 1500 lb and producing milk with 3.9% fat and 3.2% protein. For July’s ... issue, the income over nutrient cost (IONC) for cows milking 70 lb/day and 85 lb/day is about $9.33 and ...

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