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  1. Blacklegged (Deer) Tick, Ixodes scapularis

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-0096

    ticks). Nymphal-stage blacklegged ticks are about the size of a poppy seed (1.5 millimeters), and unfed ... adult males and females are about the size of a sesame seed (2–3 millimeters) (CDCa, 2023). The backs of ... talk to your veterinarian about anti-tick products. *R ead the label instruction carefully to ensure ...

  2. Opportunities for Sub-surface Nutrient Placement in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-56401

    and Dr. Josh McGrath of USDA-ARS for providing a review of this publication. Learn more about other ... these practices on the specific farm or field. This publication provides information on different ...

  3. A Guide to Corn Growth and Development

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0148

    required for germination. When planted later, warmer temperatures are expected, and fewer days (about 6–8) ... stage, the nodal and seminal root systems are about the same size (in length and dry matter). Leaf ... growth begins following fertilization and consists of a rapid increase in water content with about 85% ...

  4. Forage Testing for Beef Cattle

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0149

    about the nutritive value of hay or pasture. This information can be used to adjust the amount of ... sending it to the laboratory. This can be done by hanging the forage inside a burlap bag for about a week. ...

  5. Current 2024 US Dairy Outlook

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-26-issue-1/current-2024-us-dairy-outlook

    review your 2023 profit and losses to prepare your farm for 2024. The U.S. all-milk price for 2023 will ... be about $20.60/cwt, only the fourth time in 20 years that the all-milk price was over $20/cwt. ... to be about 9.35 million head, slightly lower than 2023 but about 300 lb/cow more milk.  The January ...

  6. Drones for Spraying Pesticides—Opportunities and Challenges

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-540

    names given to this kind of technology, the name used most commonly by the general public is “drone,” ... which is used throughout this document. This publication highlights drone sprayer specifications, why ... fertilizers, can also be applied using drones. This publication emphasizes using drones to spray liquid ...

  7. Holmes Wage & Benefit Survey Project

    https://comdev.osu.edu/news/holmes-wage-benefit-survey-project

    information The survey included questions that covered general information about the businesses and more ... detailed information about the 40 employment positions. Information gathered for each job description ...

  8. Raw Oat Safety

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fcs-1006

    information about raw-oat safety: the safety of raw oatmeal the Nutrition Source nutritional advantages of ...

  9. Who is the New Guy?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-26-issue-1/who-new-guy

    I don’t know about you, but I’ve had a whirlwind start to 2024. Before it gets crazier, I want to ... thing about living in NE was meeting my wife–more about her later. After studying at University of ... scenery. We both love to read and drink good wine, so please when you have the chance, let us know the best ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-26-issue-1/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    decreased by about 27%. The cost of NE L is about even with the 5-year average ($0.09/Mcal). The cost of ... metabolizable protein (MP) has increased slightly since the November issue, but it is still currently about 5% ... Cow-Jones Index was used for average US cows weighing 1500 lb and producing milk with 3.9% fat and 3.2% ...

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