Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins, and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices
April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State ... May to $23.50/cwt as we approach summer. Nutrient prices It can be helpful to compare the prices in ... average ($0.08/lb). These nutrient costs align well with recent trends, and although nutrient cost per cow ...
Bring on the 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 ...
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 ...
Valuing Bedded-Pack Manure
increase in fertilizer prices, there is renewed interest in the nutrient value of manure. This article will ... Extension has a good publication available on-line at http://extension.psu.edu/plants/nutrient-management ... /educational/manure-storage-and-handling/manure-sampling-for-nutrient-management-planning ...
Tenth Anniversary of 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 ...
Duane Logan Inducted into the Dairy Hall of Service
herd manager of his family’s 195-cow registered Holstein herd in Trumbull County until it was dispersed ... states of Ohio and western Pennsylvania, as well as managing the inventory and distribution of semen to ... employees. In 2013, Duane was selected as the fifth General Manager of COBA/Select Sires, and he served in ...
Research News- February 2022
resources to support our graduate faculty Gain some useful insight into managing your award portfolio in ... The CFAES Research News is hot off the press. Highlights include: R&GE aims to provide useful ...
Pricing Standing Forage Crops – Your One-Stop Shop
Dianne Shoemaker, Farm Management Specialist, Ohio State University Extension; Dr. Mark Sulc, ... of baling Cost of hauling Risk – nutrient variation Risk – weather, etc. Adjustments: These optional ... is chosen, then there is no deduction made for risk of nutrient variation (d above). Clearly, this ...
without sacrificing farm output. Through her systems-approach research, in which different aspects of an ... agricultural ecosystem are monitored, she aims to design effective agricultural land-management strategies. Dr. ... Her interdisciplinary research group works to better understand 1) how genetic and environmental ...
Happy Retirement to Dianne Shoemaker
Extension Award winner for farm business management education efforts that help dairy farms improve ... retirement, and hope that we can someday look back on our careers with the same pride and sense of ...