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 ...
What is Quality Assurance? This course ensures youth raising market animals learn the important best practices for raising quality and safe animal products for the food system. They will learn proper animal handling and welfare in not only farm animals, b ...
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The first 4-H Newsletter for 2023 is now available. Amanda Raines, Hardin County 4-H Educator, will be providing a newsletter with updates and upcoming events for 4-H families. The newsletters can be found under 4-H Youth Development on the website throug ...
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 January issue, the Class III for February was $17.95/cwt and March was $17.80/cwt. Class III milk closing price for February was very ...
USDA Dairy Report: March 2023
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) publishes a monthly Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outl ...
Memorial Scholarship Launched by the Ayars Family
Dr. Maurice L. Eastridge, Professor and Extension Dairy Specialist, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University The parents of CFAES undergraduate Austin Ayars have launched a memorial scholarship fund in honor of their late son, Dr. Austin A ...
Feeding for Milk Components
Dr. Maurice L. Eastridge, Professor and Extension Dairy Specialist, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University Yields of milk and milk solids per cow continue to increase each year. The annual milk solids yield per cow is higher in the US th ...
Using Dairy Manure with Newly Planted Crops
Glen Arnold, Extension Field Specialist, Manure Nutrient Management, Ohio State University Extension Coming out of a warm, wet winter most dairy producers have plenty of manure on hand going into spring. Rather than applying manure to fields prior to spri ...
JIT Inventory: Amazon-Yes, Dairy Producer-No
Dr. Dwight Roseler, Adjunct Professor Department of Animal Sciences and Purina Midwest Dairy Nutrition Consultant Just in time (JIT) inventory provides Amazon customers with consumer items upon demand. No storage of consumer items needed. In the industria ...