Are You Ready for Death to Knock on Your Farm Business Door?
grandchildren to join together, regardless of where they live in Ohio or across the United States to develop ... David L. Marrison, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Coshocton County, Ohio ... State University Extension As we each traverse through our lives, we all are presented with moments that ...
Milk Production of Ohio Dairy Herds (2016 through 2020)
, The Ohio State University It is always important to monitor the yield of milk and the composition of ... Dr. Maurice L. Eastridge, Professor and Extension Dairy Specialist, Department of Animal Sciences ... monitors of costs of milk production. The average production of milk, fat, and protein by breed for Ohio ...
Ohio Dairy Challenge, November 2019
Maurice L. Eastridge, Professor, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University The 2019 ... provides the opportunity for students at Ohio State University to experience the process of evaluating ... Ohio Dairy Challenge was held November 1-2 and was sponsored by ADM Animal Nutrition, Cargill Animal ...
Botulism Prevention with Small Grain Baleage
Mr. Rory Lewandowski, Extension Agriculture Educator, Wayne County, The Ohio State University ... indicates a minimum of four layers of 1 mil plastic is needed to get a good seal on the bale, and the ... plastic should be UV resistant. If bales are going to be stored for long term (greater than 6 months), ...
On Farm Biosecurity to Keep Us and Employees Safe
Veterinarian, The Ohio State University Extension Agriculture is no stranger to contagious disease. Drawing on ... disinfecting our boots, we need to disinfect all surfaces around us and all our employees touch. This may also ... mind looking around our farm and the feed tractor is the need to do a deep cleaning before any ...
Forage Planting – How to Do It Well
Science and Jason Hartschuh, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County, Ohio ... State University Extension Early spring provides one of the two preferred times to seed perennial ... fertility are in the recommended ranges. Follow the Tri-state Soil Fertility Recommendations ...
Late Summer Establishment of Perennial Forages
Ohio State University Extension The month of August provides the second window of opportunity for ... Science and Mr. Rory Lewandowski, Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Educator, Wayne County, The ... during cooler rainy spells in late October and November. Early August plantings dramatically improve the ...
Dairy Numbers Considered: A look at 2019 and 2020
Dianne Shoemaker, Dairy Farm Management Specialist, Ohio State University Extension The first half ... Uniform Price (Table 1) averaged $15.85/cwt in 2020, $1.36 lower than 2019’s $17.21/cwt. USDA’s 2020 Ohio ... All Milk Price (AMP) averaged $18.18/cwt, $0.55 lower than 2019’s reported $18.72/cwt. Ohio’s 2019 ...
Technology and Data Management on the Dairy Farm – Miniseries
Jason Hartschuh, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County, Ohio ... State University Extension Session 1: February 17 th,12:30 pm, register at go.osu.edu/precisiondairy1 ... in need of new technologies to become leaner and greener, it’s dairy farming. Many different kinds of ...
Oats as a Late Summer Forage Crop
Extension Dairy Specialist, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University Oats is traditionally ... planting or before oats have emerged. When harvested as a stored forage, oats often need harvested as ... mechanically harvest as stored forage and more economical to graze. Figure 1. Oats yield based on ...