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  1. Roseler and Weiss Inducted into the Ohio State Dairy Hall of Service

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-3/roseler-and-weiss-inducted-ohio-state-dairy-hall

    1985. He was a postdoctoral researcher at Ohio State prior to being on the faculty at North Dakota State ... when speaking, teaching, or writing. Throughout his career, his research has focused on forage ... based on national and international excellence, including 3 research awards from ADSA culminating in the ...

  2. Heat Stress in 2021: Will it be Intense?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-3/heat-stress-2021-will-it-be-intense

    State University Extension, and Dr. Aaron Wilson, Climate Research Specialist, Ohio State University ... barns on a regular basis to check fan performance. The ideal wind speed in your barn should be around ...

  3. Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-3/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    dairy farms, May 25, 2021. Economic Value of Feeds Results of the Sesame analysis for central Ohio on ... point in time. Thus, the results do not imply that the bargain feeds are cheap on a historical basis. ... breakeven (predicted) and 75% confidence limits of 26 feed commodities used on Ohio dairy farms, May 25, ...

  4. 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 ... of herds, milk yield, milk fat, and milk protein by breed for Ohio herds on DHI during 2016 through ...

  5. Ohio State Students Take First Place at the 2021 North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-3/ohio-state-students-take-first-place-2021-north

    provides the opportunity for students to experience the process of evaluating management practices on ... later in the evening with the contest judges to discuss observations on the farm. A farm in central Ohio ...

  6. Forage Planting – How to Do It Well

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-2/forage-planting-%E2%80%93-how-do-it-well

    accompanying article on preparing now for planting, along with the following 10 steps to follow on the day you ... potassium should be 100 ppm for sandy soils less than 5 cation exchange capacity (CEC) or 120 ppm on all ... for different varieties and depending on the seed treatment and coatings applied. A good video on this ...

  7. Multi State Dairy Beef Program Being Offered

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-2/multi-state-dairy-beef-program-being-offered

    State University (OSU) Extension and Michigan State University (MSU) Extension on April 21, 28, and May ... a variety of topics related to marketing, genetics, and management of crossbred beef x dairy cattle. On ... marketability of crossbred beef on dairy calves. Jerad Jaborek, Beef Feedlot Systems Educator for MSU Extension ...

  8. Beef Sire Selection for the Dairy Herd

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-2/beef-sire-selection-dairy-herd

    University Extension Creating half-blood bull calves with sexed beef bull semen can increase profitability on ... semen, many dairy farmers are choosing to utilize beef genetics to add value to their calf crop. On March ... 10, Al Gahler presented via Zoom during the OSU Extension Beef Team’s 2021 winter beef school on ...

  9. Ventilation System Maintenance Is Critical to Keeping Cows Comfortable

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-2/ventilation-system-maintenance-critical-keeping-cows

    State University Extension March is one of the most challenging months on the farm to keep barns ... often consume between 20 to 25% of the total energy used on the farm. Lack of cleaning can reduce fan ... dirt on the fan blades, shutters, and protective shrouds decreases air movement and increases the power ...

  10. Gearing Up for Spring Planting

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-2/gearing-spring-planting

    of all tractors that will be used. Service all tractors. Get any needed fertilizer on hand or order ... companion crops you will use) and have it on the farm, if not done already. Buy inoculant if seed is not ... equipment if used to also plant forages on other farms each spring. Calibrate the drill to the desired ...

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