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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-24-issue-4/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    related to culling cows. Table 1. Prices of dairy nutrients for Ohio dairy farms, July 22, 2022. Estimate ... see Table 4 below. Table 4. Prices of dairy nutrients using the 5-nutrient solution for Ohio dairy ... $20.67/cwt, continuing to further decrease in September to $20.21/cwt. Nutrient prices It can be helpful to ...

  2. Corn Silage Harvest Safety Should Be Priority One

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/corn-silage-harvest-safety-should-be-priority-one

    a busy time of year, with the quality of corn silage determining your ability to produce milk for the ... these two gases happens most often in the first three weeks after the silo is filled. Tower silos and ... areas around stored silage should be treated as confined spaces. Due to this risk of exposure, it is ...

  3. Annual Winter Forage Following Wheat Harvest

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/annual-winter-forage-following-wheat-harvest

    winter grazing are an option.  Most producers look to extending the grazing season to help reduce the ... Jamie Hampton, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Auglaize County, Ohio State ... and end goal. When grazing cover crops, most producers are looking to get the most out of the crop and ...

  4. Recognizing and Managing Heat Stress in Dairy Cattle

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/recognizing-and-managing-heat-stress-dairy-cattle

    Chris Zoller, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tuscarawas County, Ohio State ... conditions are especially stressful for dairy cattle. This article will discuss the effects of and tips for ... managing heat stress in dairy cattle. Cows generate heat through normal activities of eating, walking, and ...

  5. Corn Silage and Foliar Disease

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/corn-silage-and-foliar-disease

    warmer temperatures of 77 to 88°F. Maybe the biggest concern for dairy producers is mycotoxin ... Jason Hartschuh, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County, Ohio ... tar spot was found in Ohio. While it is not a new disease to the mid-west, it is to Ohio. Even while ...

  6. Fertilizing Perennial Forages on Dairy Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/fertilizing-perennial-forages-dairy-farms

    Science and Greg LaBarge, Agronomic Field Specialist, Ohio State University Extension Early fall is one of ... be helpful in the diagnosis of nutrient issues. When recommendations call for high rates of ... and the remainder applied next spring after the first cutting when soils are firm. Ohio State ...

  7. Summer Mastitis – Insights on cause, signs, and prevention

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/summer-mastitis-%E2%80%93-insights-cause-signs-and

    Dr. Luciana da Costa, Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, The Ohio State University ... beef and dairy cattle (heifers and dry cows as well). Below we briefly discuss the cause, the signs, ... risk factors. Signs and Symptoms Summer mastitis is a severe form of mastitis, causing udder damage ...

  8. Ohio Dairy Producer Webinar Series

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-1/ohio-dairy-producer-webinar-series

    State University Extension The OSU Extension Dairy Team will be offering a series of webinars this ... February 11: Dairy Risk Management: The first two risk management tools many producers utilize are the ... winter to provide producers with timely updates on risk management strategies, milk market outlook, farm ...

  9. Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/seeding-perennial-forages-late-summer

    Science, The Ohio State University August is the second good window of opportunity of the year for ... the ideal time for filling in gaps in seedings made this spring. The primary risk with late summer ... much tillage depletes soil moisture and increases the risk of soil crusting. Follow the "footprint ...

  10. Market Gardener Training Program

    https://cuyahoga.osu.edu/news/market-gardener-training-program-0

    Program (MGTP) is a training program offered by Ohio State University Extension’s Urban Agriculture ... small business development to prepare participants to start their own enterprises growing produce and ...

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