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  1. Nutrient Management of Forage Crops Intended for Hay

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0109

    (Figure 1). It is common to see changes in forage yield based on previous nutrient applications, the ... ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0107. Learn more about soil sample collecting at ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AGF-513. Soil pH and Liming ... (or acidity) value determines the lime application rate needed to adjust the pH to a target soil pH ...

  2. 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

    September issue, the price of metabolizable protein (MP) has increased by about 5%, alongside a 13% decrease ... in the price of net energy for lactation (NE L). However, the current prices of NE L and MP are about ... was used for average US cows weighing 1500 lb and producing milk with 3.9% fat and 3.2% protein. For ...

  3. Sprayers for Effective Pesticide Application in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-533

    environmentally friendly application of pesticides. A much higher-level decision-making process is required when ... application rate, sprays droplets of the proper size on the target uniformly, and that it minimizes the loss ... designed for spot treatment and for spraying smaller areas in vineyard. Two rules of application accuracy ...

  4. 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

    can start to make informed decisions about what level of margin coverage to utilize. The DMC is ... forecast on 5 million pounds of coverage, the producer premium is about $7,481, but the net total payout is ... about $22,200. The premium cost is covered by the payout during the first three months. For production ...

  5. Methane Mitigation Strategies for Dairy Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-6/methane-mitigation-strategies-dairy-farms

    contributes about 10% to the total GHG production in the US. Based on life cycle assessment (LCA), reduction ... The Ohio State University Greenhouse gas (GHG) production and climate change are constantly before us ...

  6. Pulsed Electric Field Processing Applications in the Food Industry

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fst-fabe-1002

    Current Applications of PEF in the Food Industry? PEF processing is used for food pasteurization. In 2005, ... with existing production lines. For solid food, cell disintegration applications, a typical PEF ... application, a PEF system includes a supply tank, a fluid pump, a pulse generator unit, a treatment chamber ...

  7. 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

    unsightly mess. Ohio has one of the highest breeding densities of European starlings in the US according to ...

  8. USDA Economic Research Service Dairy Outlook: November 2022

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-6/usda-economic-research-service-dairy-outlook

    more important. Talk with your accountant, lender, and Extension professional about your financial ...

  9. Choosing a Pest Management Company

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2178-11

    Information about pests is available at the Ohio State University Extension website (extension.osu.edu) or at ... specific situation and circumstances. Do not allow or make a pesticide application until you have made ... If you have made a pesticide application, it is very important to let the pest management ...

  10. COVID-19 and Deer Hunting Pathogen Safety

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/1027

    deer per year (ohiodnr.gov/discover-and-learn/safety-conservation/about-ODNR/news/ohios-final-2021 ... COVID-19 (Marques et al. 2022; Hale et al. 2022; Palmer et al. 2021). While knowledge about white-tailed ... of 165 degrees Fahrenheit or higher. Check with your state wildlife agency about testing requirements ...

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