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  1. 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. ...

  2. Milk Production of Ohio Dairy Herds (2016 through 2020)

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-3/milk-production-ohio-dairy-herds-2016-through-2020

    milk, especially for the individual farmer, because the income of the dairy farm depends on this source ... program are provided in Table 1. Not all herds on DHI are included in the table below because of the ... within a farm. The income over feed costs (IOFC) and feed costs per hundred of milk are important ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Keeping the Next Generation Safe

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/keeping-next-generation-safe

    (2014) “About every three days a child on a U.S. farm dies from an agriculture-related incident. Every ... https://ag-safety.extension.org/age-appropriate-tasks-for-children-on-farms-and-ranches/. Murphy, D. (2014, June 20).  Children and Safety on the Farm. Penn State Extension.  ... https://extension.psu.edu/children-and-safety-on-the-farm. Smith, R. (2014, June 2).  Farm-related childhood deaths are down, but still too many. Farm ...

  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. 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 ...

  7. Kent McGuire

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/people/kent-mcguire

    eLearning Safety Series, Electronic Delivery Curriculum for a Web-Based Computer Program ... Industry * OSHA- Fall Protection Program Competent Person Training * EPA- Environmental Regulatory Review ... Communications Award:  Curriculum Module (Cultivating Safe Farm Operations: An eLearning Safety Series), National ...

  8. Safe Handling of Livestock on the Farm and at the Show

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/safe-handling-livestock-farm-and-show

    farm, it is important to remember the following livestock handling safety steps. Livestock Are Not Pets ... environment such as a fairgrounds or new farm. New conditions such as noise, different people, other ... in different ways. As a livestock handler, reducing the amount of stress placed on the livestock will ...

  9. Staying Safe in the Sun

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/staying-safe-sun

    earth, yet provides just the right amount of heat and light to support life on our planet. The sun plays ... photosynthesis that enables our crops to grow properly. Sunshine is critical for farm life, but like anything ... index  here  , including on cloudy days. When the UV forecast is 3 or higher, be sure to apply sunscreen ...

  10. Teen Opportunities

    https://hancock.osu.edu/program-areas/4-h-youth-development/teen-opportunities

    Judging "All Star" Team The state team competes on behalf of Ohio at the National Livestock ... Judging Contest in Louisville KY. Youth will evaluate and place classes of goat, sheep, beef, and swine ... Program Leadership is welcomed for working with the county cloverbud meetings which are held bi-monthly. ...

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