Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices
April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State ... issue, the Class III future for February is $17.95/cwt, and the March future is $17.80/cwt. Nutrient ... the 5-year average ($0.44/lb) at about 6% lower. To estimate profitability at these nutrient prices, ...
USDA ERS Dairy Outlook: January 2023
University Extension The United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service (USDA ERS) ... has been a drop in fertilizer prices, many inputs look to remain steady or increase in price. This ...
Leadership Changes in the Department of Animal Sciences at The Ohio State University
teaching, research, and outreach education in dairy cattle nutrition and management; however, special focus ... Associate Chair in the Department, effective January 1, 2023. He joined the faculty as a researcher in dairy ... in 2021. He will continue in his research role while also taking on the administrative role. Dr. Lee ...
Northeast Ohio Regional Dairy Conference
information that these systems provide to improve farm management. A discussion panel of local dairy farmers ... who use activity monitoring systems in the management of their farms will be held to allow anyone ...
Considering Dairy Farm Construction in 2023?
Jason Hartschuh, Field Specialist, Dairy Management and Precision Livestock, Ohio State University ... has been 2 inches of assessable water trough perimeter per cow, but recent research has shown this ... ft, but newer research shows that when these fans are pointed correctly for cooling while cows are ...
Methane Mitigation Strategies for Dairy Farms
and fertility, water, and climate) and management practices. These factors affect forage yield and ... Perennial forages fixate N, thus lower requirements for N fertilizer, may sequester more soil carbon than ... diversity of management systems with such feedstuffs, additional research in needed in how these compounds ...
Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins, and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices
April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State ... Nutrient prices It can be helpful to compare the prices in Table 1 to the 5-year averages. Since the ... 23 and 39% higher than the 5-year averages ($0.08/Mcal and $0.41/lb, respectively). These nutrient ...
Nuisance Bird Economics, Prevention, and Control for Livestock Farms
Starlings consume the grain and protein ingredients in dairy cow diets and reduce the nutrient content of ... Ohio State research from 2008 has shown that bird droppings transmit E. Coli, salmonella, ... commercial nuisance animal control operators, some of which may be licensed to manage bird control on ...
USDA Economic Research Service Dairy Outlook: November 2022
University Extension The United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service (USDA ERS) ... Anticipated milk price decreases and rising input costs make financial analysis, management, and planning even ... Budgets: https://farmoffice.osu.edu/farm-management/enterprise-budgets OSU Extension Ohio Ag Manager ...
Fall Manure Application and Cover Crops
capture more of the manure nutrients, especially the nitrogen, and to also prevent soil erosion. Another ... tillage. Cover crops can help livestock farmers recapture manure nutrients and conserve soil by reducing ... Glen Arnold, Extension Field Specialist, Manure Management, Ohio State University Corn silage ...