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  1. Management Strategies for Limited Forage Supply on Dairy Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-4/management-strategies-limited-forage-supply-dairy

    Forage Production Options for Ohio” (https://dairy.osu.edu/sites/dairy/files/imce/PDF/Feed_PDF/Summer%20 ... The Ohio State University With the excessive rainfall in 2019, forage harvests were delayed which ... reduced supply of high quality of forage, excessive heaving during the winter devastated many alfalfa ...

  2. Economic Assistance Available for Dairy Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-3/economic-assistance-available-dairy-farms

    a forward contract, is eligible for assistance.  The formula for dairy is:   1 st quarter milk production ... (cwt.) x $4.71/cwt. (CARES act rate) plus 1 st quarter milk production x 1.014) x $1.47/cwt. (CCC rate) ... applies a projected 1.4% production increase. The CCC rate represents anticipated price losses in April, ...

  3. Milk Production of Ohio Dairy Herds (2016 through 2019)

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-3/milk-production-ohio-dairy-herds-2016-through-2019

    monitors of costs of milk production. The average production of milk, fat, and protein by breed for Ohio ...

  4. DIBS

    https://dairy.osu.edu/dibs

    # 43-20; May 2020)   Harvesting Winter Annual Forages for Dairy (DIB # 38-20; April 2020)   Feed Ingredient ... 2016)   Feeding Low Forage Diets to Dairy Cows (DIB # 33-16; July 2016)   Short season forages to fill ...     Evaluation of Dairy Manure as Fertilizer: Manure N and P supplies for crop production (DIB # 29-16; May 2016) ...

  5. Feeding and Nutrition

    https://dairy.osu.edu/resources/feeding-and-nutrition

    Forages from Flooded Fields (2019 Challenge) Forage Production Options for Ohio (2019 Challenge) Frosted ... National Forage Testing Association Nutrient Requirements of Dairy Cattle, NRC, 2001 U.S. Grains Council ... Bio-Fuel Production and Corresponding Feeds for Livestock Distillers Grains By-Products in Livestock and ...

  6. Should You Consider Reducing Mineral Supplementation in Periods of Low Milk Prices?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-3/should-you-consider-reducing-mineral-supplementation

    products that increase the DCAD (concentration of potassium + sodium – concentrations of chloride + sulfur, ... Supplemental biotin increases milk production and improves hoof health. Unfortunately, the price of biotin is ...

  7. Video Updates for Dairy Management

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-1/video-updates-dairy-management

    a video series to help connect dairy producers with Ohio State dairy specialists. This series will update ...

  8. Early-Spring Planted Forages for Dairy Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-2/early-spring-planted-forages-dairy-farms

    digestibility is high. When fed as the sole forage in a diet, milk production will not be as good compared to ... Dr. Mark Sulc, Extension Forage Specialist, Department of Horticulture and Crop Science and Dr. ... Challenging growing conditions in 2018 left many dairy farms looking at short forage supplies heading into the ...

  9. Living with Lower Quality and Limited Amounts of Forage

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/living-lower-quality-and-limited-amounts-forage

    producers rely on rye or small grains to provide late spring and early summer forages. The wet spring ... delayed harvest on many farms, turning what usually is a good quality forage into lower quality ‘heifer ... feed’. This double whammy will put significant pressure on forage inventories and especially high quality ...

  10. Effects of Dietary Protein Level in Dry Cows and Heifers on Milk Production

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-2/effects-dietary-protein-level-dry-cows-and-heifers

    production in early lactation. The researchers collected over 125 treatment means from published journal ... production data for 1 st lactation and 2+ lactation cows, which were used to investigate whether effects of ... would require a greater MP intake than dry cows to maximize milk production. This is because heifers are ...

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