Urban Extension Summit
Purpose Each Year OSU Extension hosts an urban summit to highlight and address the unique work done throughout Ohio's metro areas. The summit is open to all interested Extension professionals who believe in or want to better understand the Extension ...
2023 Miami County 4-H Volunteer Application Information Individuals applying to become a new Miami County 4-H Volunteer in 2023 must successfully complete all phases of the Ohio 4-H Volunteer Application process. This process consists of submitting a com ...
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 ...
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 ...
VOLUME 24: ISSUE 6
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 ...