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  1. We Grow Scientists community event

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/we-grow-scientists-community-event

    Event Details Learn all the details for the We Grow Scientists event 2024 Join us for an afternoon ...

  2. Current Dairy Industry Outlook and Dairy Margin Coverage Sign-Up

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-26-issue-2/current-dairy-industry-outlook-and-dairy-margin

    US dairy herd continued to shrink in January of 2024 by about 23,000 head compared to December 2023 ... Agency (FSA) office through April 29 th. The DMC program provided about $2.80/cwt of support in 2023 for ... Percentages of milk fat and solids from 2018 to 2024. U.S. milk prices are being supported by strong domestic ...

  3. EPN Signature Earth Day Event- Monday, April 22, 2024: Eat This Earth Day! Ohio's Native Plants for Food

    https://epn.osu.edu/events/epn-signature-earth-day-event-monday-april-22-2024-eat-earth-day-ohios-native-plants-food

    2024 produce food for generations to come. Eat This Earth Day is a free public event, hosted in-person ... production. Join us on April 22 to celebrate the interconnectedness of native plants, wildlife and people. ... 1995). Dr. Lepper's research on the Great Hopewell Road was featured in the public television ...

  4. US Dairy Herds and Policy and the 2022 Census of Agriculture

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-26-issue-2/us-dairy-herds-and-policy-and-2022-census

    24,094 US farms sold milk during 2022 (see Figure 1).  The largest number of dairy farms with milk sales ... 1,000 or more cows accounted for 66% of all US milk sales (see Figures 1 and 2). The comparable share ... was 57% in 2017. Dairy Farm Transition, 2017-2022:  Fewer US farms sold milk in 2022 than 2017 at all ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-26-issue-2/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    50%. The cost of NE L is about 55% lower than the 5-year average ($0.09/MCal). However, the cost of ... by about 40%. These changes can be largely attributed to a lower reported cost of feeds providing ... used for average US cows weighing 1500 lb and producing milk with 3.9% fat and 3.2% protein. For the ...

  6. Why Do Cows Bunch?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-26-issue-2/why-do-cows-bunch

    temperatures are at 68 degrees F or higher. This often can occur in May in the US eastern corn belt. Walk your ... the US eastern corn belt in the early morning or late afternoon. Sun rays that enter a barn and expose ...

  7. Assessing Forage Stands and Winter Damage

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-26-issue-2/assessing-forage-stands-and-winter-damage

    a useful publication; “Alfalfa Stand Assessment: Is this stand good enough to keep?”, in which they provide ...

  8. CFAES dean recognized in celebration of Women’s History Month

    https://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/cfaes-dean-recognized-in-celebration-women%E2%80%99s-history-month

    woman in meetings or groups. I have encountered assumptions about what that might mean about my ... about who I am and prove that credibility, but I don’t focus on it, which allows me to take leaps. ... not. Mostly, love what you do. I am excited about my work. I deeply value and appreciate the people ...

  9. Using Dairy Manure with Newly Planted Corn and Soybeans

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-26-issue-2/using-dairy-manure-newly-planted-corn-and-soybeans

    university trials of surface applied dairy manure, only about half the ammonium nitrogen applied seemed to be ...

  10. Disease Prevention: Making the Most of Your Spring (and every day) Cleaning Practices

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-26-issue-2/disease-prevention-making-most-your-spring-and-every

    about cleaning and disinfection and how to develop your C&D program, check out ...

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