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  1. Valuing Bedded-Pack Manure

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-6/valuing-bedded-pack-manure

    will be 10 to 16 lb/ton. About 2 lb of this nitrogen is in the ammonium form and the remainder will be ... application rate being applied in tons per acre. If you are unsure how many tons per acre your solid manure ... captured 10 lb of manure, the application rate was 10 tons/acre. We always want to keep water quality in ...

  2. 2022 carbon market outlook

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/2022-carbon-market-outlook

    offset market will continue to build. Here are some outcomes of note: First, the US and China agreed to ... statement by the countries, but it is useful that the world’s two largest CO2 emitters are talking about ... isn’t an important conversation in the next US Farm Bill discussion. Third, there was a renewed ...

  3. Giving ugly food a chance

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/giving-ugly-food-chance

    suggested that about 41% of unharvested food is edible but unmarketable because of its appearance. The ... researchers surveyed 1,300 U.S. residents who shopped and cooked for their households. Participants in the ... about cosmetic perfection. You expect things to be more ‘real,’” Roe said. “So I think then people ...

  4. Giving shoppers a nudge to forgo plastic bags

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/giving-shoppers-nudge-forgo-plastic-bags

    bag use by about 30%. The researchers experimented with the 5-cent donation concept as an application ... 12.9 percentage points, representing a drop in plastic bag use of about 30-34%, Hu said. The analysis ... not be fully applicable to the entire general public, but I think it’s close enough.” There are some ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-6/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    can be helpful to compare the prices in Table 1 to the 5-year averages. The price of NEL is about 6% ... average. To estimate profitability at these nutrient prices, the Cow-Jones Index was used for average US ... income over nutrient cost (IONC) for cows milking 70 lb/day and 85 lb/day is about $9.18 and $9.63/cwt, ...

  6. Considerations for Managing Higher Fertilizer Prices on Your Dairy

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-6/considerations-managing-higher-fertilizer-prices

    plants. Soil testing is also critical for determining soil pH and the need for lime applications. A target soil ... define how vital the fertilizer application is in the upcoming year. Using the soil test value, we can ...

  7. Face-to-Face Again with the 2021 Ohio Dairy Challenge

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-6/face-face-again-2021-ohio-dairy-challenge

    provided to students.  On Friday afternoon, the students and judges spent about two hours at the farm ... Matthew, Caleb, and Hayden Brightbill. The family’s operation includes about 690 cows and 700 youngstock. ... Drs. Maurice Eastridge and Benjamin Wenner for the OSU Columbus campus. Additional information about ...

  8. 2021 Session Feedback Surveys

    https://aede.osu.edu/programs/2021-virtual-agricultural-policy-and-outlook-conference/2021-session-feedback-surveys

    Three (1 p.m.- 2 p.m.): “ A Conversation about the Next U.S. Farm Bill" ... conference to access the corresponding feedback survey for that session. It will take about three minutes to ... complete each survey and will greatly help us to better serve you. Thank you in advance. Thursday, Nov. 18 ...

  9. Mindful Wellness

    https://darke.osu.edu/program-areas/family-and-consumer-sciences/mindful-wellness

    December 2015 Happify Video: How Mindfulness Empowers Us: An Animation Narrated by Sharon Salzberg, ... more information about the new Ohio State University Extension Mindful Wellness curriculum, contact ...

  10. Antibiotic Stewardship in Calves – Part 2

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-6/antibiotic-stewardship-calves-%E2%80%93-part-2

    tied to dehydration. The tricky part about diarrheal diseases is that they can be caused by a plethora ...

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