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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. Alternative Vegetative Cover Strategies can benefit both Landowners and Solar Developers

    https://comdev.osu.edu/news/alternative-vegetative-cover-strategies-can-benefit-both-landowners-and-solar-developers

    establishment, and site maintenance are summarized. Click on the title above to view the publication on Ohioline. ... A new fact sheet, Forage as Vegetative Cover for Utility-Scale Solar in Ohio, ... informs utility-scale solar developers and landowners about alternative vegetative cover strategies, including forage ...

  3. 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. ...

  4. Energy

    https://comdev.osu.edu/programs/economic-development/energy

    Signature Program News: On-Farm Solar Energy Program Evaluation- April 21, 2014- Huron County Newsletter- ... LEASING GUIDES Farmland Owner's Guide to Solar Leasing On-Farm Solar Energy Program: The On-Farm ... Solar Energy program is designed to provide farmers with additional information regarding on-farm PV ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. CD Wire- July 12, 2021

    https://comdev.osu.edu/cd-wire/2021-07-12

    4 p.m. at the Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center. Please save the date on your calendars. Agenda ... is your electronic program evaluation, Evaluation of Effective Extension Teaching (EEET), and Race, ... program evaluation questions are available for viewing at this link. LOD has prepared a job aid  that ...

  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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