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  1. Recognizing and Managing Heat Stress in Dairy Cattle

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/recognizing-and-managing-heat-stress-dairy-cattle

    managing heat stress in dairy cattle. Cows generate heat through normal activities of eating, walking, and ... is a concern when managing dairy cattle during the hot and humid months of the year. If not managed ... Extension professional for additional advice in managing heat stress. Sources: Heat Stress in Dairy Cattle, ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-5/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State ... corn silage continues to be a bargain feed in dairy cattle rations. Nutrient Prices It can be helpful ... $0.08/lb, respectively). These fluctuations in nutrient price are in line with the seasonal adjustments to ...

  3. Bring on the Heat

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-3/bring-heat

    its impacts on your dairy cattle. Just as we have our comfortable temperatures in which we keep our ... factor. According to researchers at the University of Arizona, the THI at which heat stress begins is 72. ... from the time that the heat was impactful; however, some research has shown the THI needs to be 74 or ...

  4. 2021 Pasture for Profit Schools

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-6/2021-pasture-profit-schools

    Goal Setting (30 minutes) Getting Started Grazing (30 minutes) Soil Fertility (30 minutes) Webinar Two- ... accessible to registered participants. The videos will focus on more specific pasture management topics at ... the beginner, intermediate, and advanced manager levels. Look for registration details soon at ...

  5. USDA ERS Dairy Outlook: May 2022

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-3/usda-ers-dairy-outlook-may-2022

    States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service (USDA ERS) provided an analysis of projections ... essential formula nutrients needed. Demand for lactose and whey protein concentrate (WPC) products that meet ...

  6. Establishing New Forage Stands

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-2/establishing-new-forage-stands

    (https://forages.osu.edu/forage-management/soil-fertility-forages). Forages are more productive where soil pH is above 6.0, but for alfalfa it should be 6.5 to 6.8. Soil ... forage establishment in the spring. Make sure soil pH and fertility are in the recommended ranges. Follow ... the Tri-State Soil Fertility Recommendations ...

  7. Corn Silage and Foliar Disease

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/corn-silage-and-foliar-disease

    year show low disease pressure. When fungal disease is present in corn silage at harvest, research ... working with multiple universities across the Midwest, we only have limited knowledge on its management ... most common.  Three products that researchers across the country are seeing lower DON levels with when ...

  8. Tenth Anniversary of Dairy Palooza

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-3/tenth-anniversary-dairy-palooza

    project. Evidently, our sponsors believed too, as their response was equally as strong in their commitment. ... Although our surroundings are somewhat rustic and possibly lack some technology, we delivered on our ... promise of “making the best better” for this special anniversary. Our purple color reflected that of ...

  9. Community Development Awards

    https://comdev.osu.edu/about-cd/community-development-awards

    location; they must document long term strengths in teaching and research; exhibit a long-standing record of ...

  10. Manure Application to Alfalfa

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-6-issue-4/manure-application-alfalfa

    manure on established alfalfa. Applications on frozen soils run the risk of large nutrient runoff losses, ... and management advantages and potential concerns with applying manure to alfalfa. This article ... provides a brief synopsis of those issues, taken from the North Central Regional Research Report 346, ...

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