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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 ... nutrients out of streams and ditches. For more information about how and when to sample manure, Penn State ... Extension has a good publication available on-line at http://extension.psu.edu/plants/nutrient-management ...

  2. 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, ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. Emergency Preparedness Through a Farm Walk Through

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-6/emergency-preparedness-through-farm-walk-through

    the tour, have a discussion with first responders about gas detection equipment that they have ...

  6. Meet the TOP Female Greenskeepers Who Are Inspiring Others in the US and their Home Countries

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/meet-top-female-greenskeepers-who-are-inspiring-others-us-and-their-home-countries

    are almost as rare as snow in the tropics.  This story is about three women who are training at golf ... The Ohio Program (TOP) that send Americans abroad and bring internationals to the US.  Nancy HiuLam ... designed or redesigned more than 400 US golf courses throughout the first half of the 20 th century.  Chim ...

  7. 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

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

  8. 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

    Drug and chemical residues in meat, milk, and eggs are of public health concern. The FDA regulates the ... involving illegal drug residues in dairy cows, district courts have agreed with the U.S. government that the ... of 1994 (Public Law 98-596) provides for fines for violations of Federal law. Although it is not part ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...

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