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  1. 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 ... Measures of Competitiveness bulletin available at: https://dairy.osu.edu/sites/dairy/files/imce/2019 ... %2015%20Measures%20of%20Dairy%20Farm%20Competitiveness%20Final%20%281%29.pdf,  Ohio State University Extension Farm ...

  2. 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

    farms, July 21, 2021. Economic Value of Feeds Results of the Sesame analysis for central Ohio on July 21 ... Actual, breakeven (predicted) and 75% confidence limits of 26 feed commodities used on Ohio dairy farms ... farms, July 21, 2021. ...

  3. 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

    heifers were raised on-site at a different facility. Pregnancy diagnosis was performed weekly for cows (32 ... crossbreeding program. The dairy herd was enrolled in DHIA and maternity data available on calf losses were ... program for all or a portion of their lactating cows in order to add value to newborn calves. In beef ...

  4. 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

    2019) and are grown on more Ohio farms (44% of all farms) than any other crop (Becot et al., 2020). In ... addition, there are over 1.3 million acres of pastureland on nearly 39,000 farms (50% of all farms) in the ... for Ohio farmers to manage on-farm nutrients as efficiently as possible. A farmer’s ability to find ...

  5. Key Mastitis Control Points for Best Milk Quality

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/key-mastitis-control-points-best-milk-quality

    A milk culture will be needed to identify the pathogen(s) causing the infection. On most farms, mild and ... spread of infectious disease on farms. Keep the herd as closed as possible. If you purchase animals into ... the farm level. Therefore, listed below are key points expanded from the National Mastitis Council ...

  6. Dr. Jeffrey Firkins Article Designated as Editor's Choice in Applied Animal Science

    https://ansci.osu.edu/news/dr-jeffrey-firkins-article-designated-editors-choice-applied-animal-science

    issue on the journal’s website.  Congratulations Dr. Firkins on this honor!     To view the article:  ... https://authors.elsevier.com/sd/article/S2590-2865(21)00105-1     ...

  7. Harvest Management of Sorghum Forages

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/harvest-management-sorghum-forages

    used as additional sources of forage on dairy farms. This article discusses harvest and grazing ... Summer-Annual Grasses. We planted a trial on July 19, 2013 near South Charleston, OH to evaluate the yield and ... to heights greater than 50 inches might be advantageous if extra forage is needed on the farm and ...

  8. A Bustle in the Hedgerow: Listening to Insects

    https://entomology.osu.edu/news/bustle-hedgerow-listening-insects

    Management Program research project on Mellinger Farm that records the daily, seasonal and annual rhythms of ... farm life. https://www.groundedhope.org/episodes/episode-07  ...

  9. Alumni Career Spotlight: Vanessa Perry

    https://senr.osu.edu/node/9878

    Vanessa Perry, PhD     Human Dimensions in Natural Resources ‘04    Planning Director, Minnesota ... on Environmental Planning and Policy from SENR in 2004. During her time in SENR, she was involved in ... Department of Natural Resources and work on issues across the whole agency. I focus on strategic planning, ...

  10. 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

    cases, it may be better to gamble more on the weather just to get the old crop off and a new one started. ... long-lasting effects on hay crops. We’ve seen many fields where stand loss in wheel tracks led to lower forage ... evening. Proper dry matter content for haylage ranges from 30 to 50% (50 to 70% moisture), depending on the ...

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