CFAES Give Today
Mercer Laboratory

College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences

CFAES

Site

Did you mean
about us public

Search results

  1. Students Excel in 2011 Ohio Dairy Challenge Contest

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-13-issue-6/students-excel-2011-ohio-dairy-challenge-contest

    farm was begun in 2003 and today it has about 1175 cows, with plans for expansion underway. The parlor ... the judges spending about two hours at the farm on Thursday afternoon, interviewing the owner and ... examining the specific areas of the dairy facility.  During Thursday evening, the teams spent about four ...

  2. Ammonia Emissions from Dairy Farms- The Basics

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-7-issue-3/ammonia-emissions-dairy-farms-basics

    about 70% since 1970, but during this time period, the number of cows per farm has more than doubled ... from about 25 cows/farm to 58 cows/farm. This change in herd size in conjunction with the increase in ... milk yield per cow (about 2% per year), has resulted in a somewhat stable milk supply for the State, ...

  3. Update on Ohio's Program for Controlling Johne's Disease

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-7-issue-3/update-ohios-program-controlling-johnes-disease

    received questions about farmers being solicited by a poster service, and the mandatory poster requirements ... about is: http://www.dol.gov/elaws/posters.htm. This service walks farm employers through a series of ...

  4. Dairy Management Workshops Planned

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-9-issue-4/dairy-management-workshops-planned

    more about yourself and those around you by completing a “Colors” exercise, identifying goals for your ... Association. Registration details will be available soon. If you have questions about the workshops, please ...

  5. Dairy Producer Johne's Disease Survey

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-10-issue-3/dairy-producer-johnes-disease-survey

    researchers have helped to design the survey. The survey will take about 15 minutes to complete and is ...

  6. Milk Price Outlook

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-1-issue-1/milk-price-outlook

    the Federal Orders. November milk prices should be about $.40 per cwt. above October prices. December ...

  7. Rations for Good Rumen Health

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-2-issue-3/rations-good-rumen-health

    called rumination). Dairy cows spend about 10 hours/day chewing. Besides being the major source of ... closely approximate the ADF to NDF ratio of alfalfa (about 30:40) than corn silage (28% ADF and 51% NDF) ... feed grain about four times per day if there is a lot of rapidly degradable starch (e.g., finely ground ...

  8. North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-17-issue-3/north-american-intercollegiate-dairy-challenge

    colleges across the U.S. and Canada attended this educational event. These students are training for ...

  9. 2005 Average Milk Production for Ohio Dairy Herds by Breed

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-8-issue-2/2005-average-milk-production-ohio-dairy-herds-breed

    of breeds. Information about the programs provided by the DHI Cooperative, Inc. in Ohio is provided ...

  10. Corn Silage Harvest Timing

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-16-issue-4/corn-silage-harvest-timing

    silage that is slightly too wet. So if you are uncertain about the DM content, it is usually better to ... used to roughly predict the proper time to chop corn silage. How to Sample Fields Collect about ... kernel milk-line) for conventional tower or bunker silos. Full dent stage happens about 40 days after ...

Pages