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  1. Assessing Wheat Crop Grain Versus Forage Economics

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-25-issue-2/assessing-wheat-crop-grain-versus-forage-economics

    Bruce Clevenger, Farm Management Field Specialist and Jason Hartschuh, Dairy Management and ... Based on research conducted over two years at 3 OSU research stations, a wheat silage crop receiving 50 ... can also be managed in a multi-cut system with the first cutting 45 to 60 days after planting and an ...

  2. USDA ERS Dairy Outlook: January 2023

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-25-issue-1/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 ...

  3. Nuisance Bird Economics, Prevention, and Control for Livestock Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-6/nuisance-bird-economics-prevention-and-control

    commercial nuisance animal control operators, some of which may be licensed to manage bird control on ... Technical Consultant, Purina Animal Nutrition “Dashing through the snow” is a phrase to the song Jingle ...                                                                                                                Ohio State research from 2008 has shown that bird droppings transmit E. Coli, salmonella, ...

  4. Fertilizing Perennial Forages on Dairy Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/fertilizing-perennial-forages-dairy-farms

    https://forages.osu.edu/forage-management/soil-fertility-forages. We highly recommend using this tool to check any fertilizer recommendations you receive, as we ... have seen some fertilizer recommendations that are too high. It is crucial not to over apply P and K. ... the best times to topdress maintenance fertilizer on perennial forages. Soils are usually firm in ...

  5. Annual Winter Forage Following Wheat Harvest

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/annual-winter-forage-following-wheat-harvest

    considered a concentrated feed. Research has shown some brassicas to be 18% or more crude protein and have ... grazing strategy. There are some management practices to keep in mind when planning for extended grazing. ... University Extension The wheat has been harvested and the fields are now ready for a different purpose. Some ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-6/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    non-nutritional value added by some suppliers in the form of nutritional services, blending, terms of credit, etc. ... April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State ... in the “bargains” column. For example, your nutritionist might be using some molasses in your rations ...

  7. USDA Dairy Report: March 2023

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-25-issue-2/usda-dairy-report-march-2023

    University Extension The United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service (USDA ERS) ...

  8. A Farm Advisory Team Can Help You Succeed

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-5/farm-advisory-team-can-help-you-succeed

    nutrition and health, crop variety selection, managing people, and monitoring financial performance are just ... University Extension Managing all the complexities of a dairy farm is no easy task.  Weather, animal ... you are already working in some capacity with each potential team member.  The goal here is to bring ...

  9. Dairy Margin Coverage 2023 Deadline Is Fast Approaching

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-6/dairy-margin-coverage-2023-deadline-fast-approaching

    Jason Hartschuh, Field Specialist, Dairy Management and Precision Livestock, Ohio State University ... consider if this program will improve your risk management in 2023. For the current year, 2022, 73.17% of ... Ohio dairy farms signed up for some level of coverage. While the first half of 2022 had strong margins ...

  10. 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

    because of quality differences as well as non-nutritional value added by some suppliers in the form of ... April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State ... ~$11/ton compared to 2021 season ($60.71/ton). However, based on its nutritive value, home grown corn ...

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