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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

    for profitability changes related to culling cows. Table 1. Prices of dairy nutrients for Ohio dairy ... protein), see the Table 4. Table 4. Prices of dairy nutrients using the 5-nutrient solution for Ohio dairy ... $16.50/cwt, followed by a slight increase to $16.66/cwt in September. Nutrient prices It can be helpful to ...

  2. USDA Releases July Dairy Outlook

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    numbers, a slight increase in production, and no real improvement in milk pricingDairy producers are ... areas experiencing drought Dairy Price Forecast – 2021 USDA projects 9.5 million head of dairy cows in ... Dairy farmers and advisors are encouraged to consult the Ohio State University Extension Dairy Excel 15 ...

  3. Harvest Management of Sorghum Forages

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    Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County, The Ohio State University Summer annual ... used as additional sources of forage on dairy farms. This article discusses harvest and grazing ... listed in the Ohio Agronomy Guide are shown in Table 7-12. Table 7-12: Harvest Information for ...

  4. Forage Fertility: Where We Are and Why it Matters

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    Garth Ruff, Beef Cattle Field Specialist and Greg LaBarge, Agronomic Crops Field Specialist, Ohio ... State University Extension Hay and haylage crops are grown on just over 1 million acres in Ohio (NASS, ... 2019) and are grown on more Ohio farms (44% of all farms) than any other crop (Becot et al., 2020). In ...

  5. Key Mastitis Control Points for Best Milk Quality

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    Medicine, The Ohio State University Mastitis is the most common and costly disease affecting dairy cows, ranking ... milk producing dairy cows, reducing milk yield a week prior to dry-off (offering the dry cow ration ... within the top two reasons for early removal of cows within US dairy herds. This disease affects cow ...

  6. Promising Vaccine Development to Control Johne’s Disease

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    Medicine, Ohio State University Extension Johne’s disease is a chronic enteritis associated with ruminants ... goats. In the US, it is estimated that over 90% of dairy herds are infected with MAP. The clinical signs ... been shown that the subclinical stages of MAP were associated with decreased milk yield and higher risk ...

  7. Assessing Calf Death Losses in a Beef-Dairy Crossbreeding Program

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    Preventive Medicine, The Ohio State University Many dairy herds are implementing a beef-dairy crossbreeding ... birth weight of 0.61). Although there are several considerations such as market for beef-dairy cross ... performance of lactating cows, the potential for added value by implementing a beef-dairy crossbreeding ...

  8. Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer

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    Science, The Ohio State University The month of August provides a window of opportunity for establishing ... perennial forage stands or filling in seedings made this spring that have gaps. The primary risk with late ... moisture and increases the risk of soil crusting. Follow the "footprint guide" that soil should ...

  9. Steps to Speed up Field Curing of Hay Crops

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    Extension Educator, Sandusky County, The Ohio State University The rainy weather in many regions of Ohio and ... proven techniques that can help speed up the process involved in storing good quality forage. While the ... weather limits how far we can push the limits, these techniques can help us improve the chances of success ...

  10. Creeping Towards Harvest

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    Haley Zynda, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Wayne County, Ohio State ... appearance of the milkline), or 40 days after silking (for Ohio). Dry matter yield in tons/acre is maximized ... clogged and there is adequate storage volume.  Approximately 3 square yards of leachate will be produced ...

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