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  1. Foliar Fungicides for Corn Silage: A Benefit or an Expense?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-4/foliar-fungicides-corn-silage-benefit-or-expense

    Mr. Jason Hartschuh, Extension Educator for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County, ... increase in lignification of the fiber, which results in decreased NDF digestibility. The other challenge ... interestingly, the level of visual fungal disease symptoms does not correlate to the level of mycotoxins present. ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-4/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    future, and the resulting drop in supply should also help the Class III price surpass $18/cwt.             ... University. The resulting analysis can then be used to appraise important nutrients in dairy rations, estimate ... $9.67/cwt, respectively. Although this is about $0.80/cwt less than estimates from May ($9.97/cwt and ...

  3. Addressing 2019 Agricultural Challenges-or- Dealing with the Impacts: Q&As for a Weird Weather Year

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-4/addressing-2019-agricultural-challenges-or-dealing

    conditions, the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences has convened a task force charged ...

  4. 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

    stands, resulting in substantial winter kill. Numerous stands across the State were completely destroyed. ... Other stands may have suffered less damage, but first cutting yields will likely be substantially lower ... forage supplies. Although less than ideal, several options exist that will stretch forage inventory and ...

  5. Making High Quality Baleage

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/making-high-quality-baleage

    Mr. Jason Hartschuh, Extension Educator for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County, ... individual wrappers, which are usually ideal if feeding 50 head or less from these bales. These machines can ... wrap 40 to 50 bales per hour using less plastic, but they require uniformity between bales. When bales ...

  6. Heat Stress in Dairy Cows

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/heat-stress-dairy-cows

    temperatures that will be seen throughout the next three to four months. Heat stress results when an animal can ... standing, consuming less feed, and drinking more (Tucker et al., 2019). The temperature humidity index (THI) ... experience heat stress prepartum have reduced development of the mammary gland and less functional mammary ...

  7. Manure Sampling for Nutrient Analysis

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/manure-sampling-nutrient-analysis

    application and the results are used in calculating the field application rate. In practice, this is ... main disadvantage of this time period is that the results are not available to guide the present ... analysis results can serve to guide future applications. Annual manure sampling across manure types will ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    nutrients for Ohio dairy farms, May 23, 2019. Economic Value of Feeds Results of the Sesame analysis for ... central Ohio on May 23, 2019 are presented in Table 2. Detailed results for all 27 feed commodities are ... commodities at one specific point in time. Thus, the results do not imply that the bargain feeds are cheap on ...

  9. 2019 Dairy Margin Coverage Program – Sign-up Coming Soon!

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/2019-dairy-margin-coverage-program-%E2%80%93-sign-coming

    $2,573 Total payments                 = $13,616 Less 6.2% Sequestration        =     $844 Administration ... indicated that there would be announced margins less than $9.50 well into the summer.  If recent milk market ... different “expected payment” results depending on what the markets are doing.  OSU Extension and FSA offices ...

  10. What Are Your Bedding Options- is $100/ton Straw an Option?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/what-are-your-bedding-options-100ton-straw-option

    because it causes rye to lodge if rates are too high. Seeding rates of one bushel or less tend to allow ... wear on the pickup but less erosion. The more common method is to use a flail mower to mow the stalks ... less pounds of water per pound of bedding than other crop residues. If the bedding material weighed ...

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