A Farm Advisory Team Can Help You Succeed
Chris Zoller, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tuscarawas County, Ohio State University Extension Managing all the complexities of a dairy farm is no easy task. Weather, animal nutrition and health, crop variety selection, managing ...
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 June and July were $24.34 and $24.47/cwt, respectively. Class III milk closing price for June wa ...
Recognizing and Managing Heat Stress in Dairy Cattle
Chris Zoller, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tuscarawas County, Ohio State University Extension We have experienced high temperatures and uncomfortable humidity recently. These conditions are especially stressful for dairy cattle. ...
Summer Mastitis – Insights on cause, signs, and prevention
Dr. Luciana da Costa, Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, The Ohio State University Although it can happen year-round, cases of summer mastitis as the name implies increases from June to August, as the combination of wet weather and warmer tempe ...
Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer
Dr. Mark Sulc, Professor and Extension Forage Specialist, Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, The Ohio State University August is the second good window of opportunity of the year for establishing perennial forages, spring being the first good pl ...
Annual Winter Forage Following Wheat Harvest
Jamie Hampton, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Auglaize County, Ohio State University Extension The wheat has been harvested and the fields are now ready for a different purpose. Some farmers will leave them fallow for the winter, o ...
Fertilizing Perennial Forages on Dairy Farms
Dr. Mark Sulc, Professor and Extension Forage Specialist, Department of Horticulture and Crop Science and Greg LaBarge, Agronomic Field Specialist, Ohio State University Extension ...
Corn Silage and Foliar Disease
Jason Hartschuh, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County, Ohio State University Extension Corn planting this year happened over a two-month time frame, making pollination very spread out this year. Currently, the earlier pla ...
Corn Silage Harvest Safety Should Be Priority One
Jason Hartschuh, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County and Chris Zoller, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tuscarawas County Corn silage harvest is a busy time of year, with the quality of corn silage ...
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