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  1. Fall Manure Application and Cover Crops

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-5/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 ...

  2. Poultry Litter Application

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-32/poultry-litter-application

    license, Certified Livestock Manager certificate, or be a Certified Crop Advisor. Nutrient Application; ... excellent source of plant nutrients and readily available in most parts of the state. With fall harvest just ... litter in the state comes from laying hens and turkey finishers. Typical nutrient ranges in poultry ...

  3. Elvis Has Left the Building

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-34/elvis-has-left-building

    applied research and extension program focused on weed management in agronomic crops. Known for his quick ... by many of us in extension. His research evaluating herbicide efficacy and weed management best ... honors for outstanding papers and service to our weed science societies. Beyond his research and ...

  4. Overholt International Drainage Hall of Fame Inducts Two Drainage Experts

    https://fabe.osu.edu/news/overholt-international-drainage-hall-fame-inducts-two-drainage-experts

    of Fame for their outstanding contributions to the field: Dr. Dan Jaynes, former research soil ... include understanding soil hydraulic properties; nutrient and pesticide fate and leaching; soil and crop ... management practices that affect nitrate leaching. His research work has had practical applications, ...

  5. Preparing Your Dairy Herd for the Fall Football Season

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-5/preparing-your-dairy-herd-fall-football-season

    summer heat, cow fertility, hoof quality, bird infestations, and new corn silage are among factors to ... prepare.  Day Length The most consistent research response many university and farm data in the northern ... intake and priority of nutrient demand to milk production. As day length shortens, the cow body condition ...

  6. Using Cover Crops with Fall Manure Applications

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-31/using-cover-crops-fall-manure-applications

    crops can help livestock farmers recapture manure nutrients and conserve soil by reducing erosion. ... combine nutrient recovery and to protect water quality. Nutrient Application; Manure Management ... season which will continue through soybean and corn harvest next month. To best capture the nutrients in ...

  7. Wheat Planting When the Soil is Dry

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-34/wheat-planting-when-soil-dry

    For the germination process to begin, wheat seeds need to imbibe (take in) water. With dry soil in ... In previous years, when wheat was planted into dry soil, emergence occurred approximately 4 weeks ... after planting when soil moisture was restored with rainfall. Some key points to keep in mind: If soil ...

  8. Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins, and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-5/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State ... silage continues to be a bargain feed in dairy cattle rations. Nutrient prices It can be helpful to ... ($0.08/Mcal and $0.41/lb, respectively). These nutrient costs continue to reflect recent trends in ingredient ...

  9. What Is a Good Soil Health Number In Ohio?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-29/what-good-soil-health-number-ohio

    As our understanding of soil health advances, farmers are increasingly interested in assessing and ... analyses (POXC or active carbon, Respiration,  and Soil Protein) were run in the Soil Fertility Lab ... Importance of Soil Type Soil type often needs to be considered when assessing soil fertility test values. For ...

  10. Ohio Laws Governing Manure and Mud on Roadways

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-5/ohio-laws-governing-manure-and-mud-roadways

    fields to the farm.  This is also a time when tractors and manure spreaders are used to apply nutrients ... failure to properly manage the manure on the roadway. Your Responsibilities The best advice to avoid ... problems is to practice good manure and equipment management.  Do not overfill tankers or spreaders, ensure ...

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