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  1. H2Ohio Cover Crop Usage

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-5/h2ohio-cover-crop-usage

    reduction. Those practices are soil testing, variable-rate fertilization, subsurface nutrient application ... recommends. With manure applications, cover crops are required when applied after July 1 and where a growing crop ... water quality degradation, and to increase cropping system diversity. This is applicable to crop land in ...

  2. Answering Farmers’ Questions About the Pandemic in 2021

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-5/answering-farmers%E2%80%99-questions-about-pandemic-2021

    to study and learn more to create unbiased new knowledge that informs all of us. Answering one ... the U.S. for sharing information and making decisions regarding public health are the recommendations ... host individual. We see in other viruses, such as the measles and mumps, in which the US population ...

  3. 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

    is about 32% lower than the 5-year average ($0.08/Mcal), while metabolizable protein (MP) and ... Index was used for average US cows weighing 1500 lb and producing milk with 3.9% fat and 3.2% protein. ... For January’s issue, the income over nutrient cost (IONC) for cows milking 70 and 85 lb/day is about ...

  4. Livestock Medication Records: Are They Really Necessary?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-5/livestock-medication-records-are-they-really

    involving illegal drug residues in dairy cows, district courts have agreed with the U.S. government that the ... well as other statutes that contain provisions enforced by FDA. The following fines are applicable for ... applicable); Name of the person who gave the drug; Length of the withdrawal period; and Date the withdrawal ...

  5. Antibiotic Stewardship in Calves – Part 1

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-5/antibiotic-stewardship-calves-%E2%80%93-part-1

    University Extension You’ve likely heard of Beef Quality Assurance, but what about Veal Quality Assurance? ... of or kills bacteria. Antibiotics are not to be used to treat any other type of infection. How about ... disease-causing organism. Vaccines prevent disease, not cure it. Lastly, what about NSAIDs, or non-steroidal ...

  6. Forage Fertility: Where We Are and Why it Matters

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/forage-fertility-where-we-are-and-why-it-matters

    this optimal balance between meeting crop nutrient requirements without over-application is highly ... across the state. Understanding current practices and limitations to forage fertility will guide us in ...

  7. Beach Monitoring Practices Webinar

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/events/beach-monitoring-practices-webinar-0

    (aired Central Time) as we hear about beach monitoring research and education efforts taking place in ... Indiana, Nebraska and Wisconsin. Attendees will hear about:- The Nebraska Department of Environment and ...

  8. Steps to Speed up Field Curing of Hay Crops

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/steps-speed-field-curing-hay-crops

    but waiting for the perfect stretch of weather can end up costing us through large reductions in ... weather limits how far we can push the limits, these techniques can help us improve the chances of success ... The swath width should be about 70% of the actual cut area. The mowers on the market vary in how wide ...

  9. USDA Releases July Dairy Outlook

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/usda-releases-july-dairy-outlook

    costs Hot, dry weather in the western U.S. The U.S. Agriculture Drought Monitor, as of July 13, reported ... USDA is expecting milk production to increase to 24,335 lb/cow, about 315 lb higher than 2021.  Milk ...

  10. Promising Vaccine Development to Control Johne’s Disease

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/promising-vaccine-development-control-johne%E2%80%99s

    goats. In the US, it is estimated that over 90% of dairy herds are infected with MAP. The clinical signs ... disease worldwide (e.g., Gudair, Silirium); however, in the US, Mycopar ® was the only USDA-licensed ... vaccine available for use (discontinued in the US in 2019).  Its use was restricted to cattle, and only ...

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