Norovirus: A Different Type of Foodborne Illness
Soil Terminology and Definitions
4-H school garden programs offer students the opportunity to learn about where their food comes from, to understand the science behind plants, and to help cultivate important creative and critical thinking skills. If you're interested in finding out ...
ChickQuest: Let's Learn about Life
They are fluffy, they are cute, and they are part of the food system. If you have never hatched an egg, it is not a terribly difficult process if you have the right equipment. One dozen fertilized eggs (not the eggs from the grocery store) are placed in ...
Strategies for Coping with Parasite Larvae on Pastures in the Springtime in Ohio
Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins, and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices
April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University Milk prices In the last issue, the Class III futures for October and November were $21.95/cwt and $20.92/cwt, respectively. Class III milk closing price ...
USDA Economic Research Service Dairy Outlook: November 2022
Chris Zoller, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tuscarawas County, Ohio State University Extension The United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service (USDA ERS) released its Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook on ...
Dairy Margin Coverage 2023 Deadline Is Fast Approaching
Jason Hartschuh, Field Specialist, Dairy Management and Precision Livestock, Ohio State University Extension The Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) program through the Farm Service Agency sign-up deadline is quickly approaching on December 9 th, 2023. DMC has pa ...
Nuisance Bird Economics, Prevention, and Control for Livestock Farms
Dr. Dwight Roseler, Adjunct Faculty, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University and Technical Consultant, Purina Animal Nutrition “Dashing through the snow” is a phrase to the song Jingle Bells that often brings fun joyful memories this time ...
Methane Mitigation Strategies for Dairy Farms
Dr. Maurice L. Eastridge, Professor and Extension Dairy Specialist, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University Greenhouse gas (GHG) production and climate change are constantly before us in the news, political agendas, and environmental sust ...