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  1. 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

    managing heat stress in dairy cattle. Cows generate heat through normal activities of eating, walking, and ... people.  Depending upon their level of production, temperatures as low as 65 to 72 degrees Fahrenheit can ... is a concern when managing dairy cattle during the hot and humid months of the year. If not managed ...

  2. Fertilizing Perennial Forages on Dairy Farms

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

    https://forages.osu.edu/forage-management/soil-fertility-forages. We highly recommend using this tool to check any fertilizer recommendations you receive, as we ... Many dairy farms have high levels of soil P, making the expense of fertilizer P unnecessary. When soil ...

  3. 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

    next year. During this busy time of year, safety is critical with equipment moving all over the farm ... are trying to turn left. With all the additional moving equipment around the farm, be cautious of ... people walking around moving equipment. First be sure everyone is aware of the additional equipment ...

  4. Annual Winter Forage Following Wheat Harvest

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

    grazing strategy. There are some management practices to keep in mind when planning for extended grazing. ... have a grazing management plan to go along with your nutrient management plan. You can do this with ... https://hayandforage.com/article-2152-are-greens-good-for-you-.html https://dairy.osu.edu/sites/dairy/files/imce/DIBS/DIBS31-16_Short_Season_Forages_to_Fill_Supply_Gaps_for_Dairy_Farms ...

  5. 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

    3 to 14 days and milk from 0 to 6 hours). Organic farms cannot apply these products and should rely on ... other strategies, such as fly traps, grazing management, teat stripping, and isolation of the animal ...

  6. 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 ... breakeven (predicted) and 75% confidence limits of 26 feed commodities used on Ohio dairy farms, July 22, ... farms, July 22, 2022. Estimate of Nutrient Unit Costs Nutrient name Estimate   NEl- 3X (2001) 0.141102 ** ...

  7. Corn Silage and Foliar Disease

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

    working with multiple universities across the Midwest, we only have limited knowledge on its management ...

  8. Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer

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

    management, so conventional tillage for seedbed prep is probably a better choice in those situations. ...

  9. 2022 Local Foods Farm Tour Series

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/events/2022-local-foods-farm-tour-series-1

    Join OSU Extension-Fairfield County for the return of the Local Foods Farm Tour Series. Our fourth ... location will be Brandt Family Farm Grain & Milling and Walnut Creek Seeds, 6100 Basil Western Rd, ... Carroll. On Thursday, August 25th at 6:00 p.m. Brandt Family Farms uses regenerative practices to improve ...

  10. Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute: Dairy Outlook

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-3/food-and-agricultural-policy-research-institute

    https://farmoffice.osu.edu/farm-management/enterprise-budgets. Meet with your Extension Educator to review budgets and plans. Talk with your input providers.  ... expenses, net farm income, government farm programs, and consumer food prices. The projections in this ... provided and provisions of the 2018 Farm Bill will continue.  On a macroeconomic level, the authors ...

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