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  1. Forage Planting – How to Do It Well

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-2/forage-planting-%E2%80%93-how-do-it-well

    overwork the soil. Too much tillage depletes moisture and increases the risk of surface crusting. Firm the ... weeds and the forages become established before summer stress sets in. Weed pressure increases with ...

  2. Multi State Dairy Beef Program Being Offered

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-2/multi-state-dairy-beef-program-being-offered

    few years have faced a variety of challenges: low milk prices, increased feed costs, and often ...

  3. Beef Sire Selection Program Being Offered to Dairy Producers

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-1/beef-sire-selection-program-being-offered-dairy

    increased focus on producing a higher value beef animal, it is important to understand what contributes to ... few years have faced a variety of challenges: low milk prices, increased feed costs, and often ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-2/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    March is $16.18/cwt, followed by an increase to $17.20/cwt in April. Nutrient prices It can be helpful ... nearly double the price of MP in March 2020 ($0.36/lb), reflective of the increased cost of protein-rich ...

  5. Healthy Living Lunch-n-Learn Series

    https://washington.osu.edu/news/healthy-living-lunch-n-learn-series

    required. Click here to register. Click here for the flyer with information.   ...

  6. Master Gardener Volunteers

    https://washington.osu.edu/program-areas/master-gardener-volunteers

    Volunteers are not required to have gardening skills or knowledge; but a passion for learning about gardening ... excellence in educational programming. THE VOLUNTEER COMMITMENT: The Master Gardener training course requires ...

  7. Dairy Numbers Considered: A look at 2019 and 2020

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-1/dairy-numbers-considered-look-2019-and-2020

    Class III increasing steadily from $13.96/cwt in January to $19.37/cwt in December.  The industry looked ... struggled. The 2020 analysis will show the same. That is good news and bad news, depending on which group you ... will fall in. The trick is getting and staying in the group that makes decent returns, even in years ...

  8. Oats as a Late Summer Forage Crop

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-4/oats-late-summer-forage-crop

    oats is its versatility in planting date. Oats can also be planted in the summer as an early fall ... forage for harvest or grazing. Summer oats has a wide planting window but performs much better with an ... were harvested between 60 and 75 days after planting, with full head emergence. Figure 1 shows how ...

  9. Gearing Up for Spring Planting

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-2/gearing-spring-planting

    it to be spread as soon as the field is fit (hopefully you pulled a soil sample last fall, and if ...

  10. Technology and Data Management on the Dairy Farm – Miniseries

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-1/technology-and-data-management-dairy-farm-%E2%80%93

    robots, to sophisticated software….Farmers are increasingly using technology to make management decisions ... to farmers and often these technologies fall into categories including nutrition, production,  animal ... Farmers must consider their unique objectives, as well as family needs.  Technology and increased access ...

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