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  1. Steps to Speed up Field Curing of Hay Crops

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/steps-speed-field-curing-hay-crops

    but waiting for the perfect stretch of weather can end up costing us through large reductions in ... weather limits how far we can push the limits, these techniques can help us improve the chances of success ... The swath width should be about 70% of the actual cut area. The mowers on the market vary in how wide ...

  2. Creeping Towards Harvest

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/creeping-towards-harvest

    on which way you think about it, heavily influences silage yield and the quality of the fermentation ... 19” will decrease neutral detergent fiber (NDF) content by about 8% and increase starch content by ... about 2 percentage points. However, the increase in cutter height decreased yield by about 7%. The ...

  3. New Summer Sprout Community Garden Application is Available

    https://cuyahoga.osu.edu/news/new-summer-sprout-community-garden-application-available

    learn more about the program go to the Summer Sprout webpage here. ...

  4. Forage Fertility: Where We Are and Why it Matters

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/forage-fertility-where-we-are-and-why-it-matters

    across the state. Understanding current practices and limitations to forage fertility will guide us in ...

  5. Assessing Calf Death Losses in a Beef-Dairy Crossbreeding Program

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/assessing-calf-death-losses-beef-dairy-crossbreeding

    semen (Holstein bulls); thus, more females calves were born. About 52% of first-calf heifers calved with ... is important to note that about 60% of all multiparous cows were bred following observation of ... overall for the US (5.1%). However, the top 10% dairy herds in the US, in terms of calf survival, are ...

  6. Key Mastitis Control Points for Best Milk Quality

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/key-mastitis-control-points-best-milk-quality

    within the top two reasons for early removal of cows within US dairy herds. This disease affects cow ... significantly increases the risk for environmental mastitis and lower milk quality.      Think about cow comfort ... mastitis during lactation. About 50 to 80% of clinical cases of mastitis may not benefit from an antibiotic ...

  7. Harvest Management of Sorghum Forages

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/harvest-management-sorghum-forages

    planting (30 to 50 inches tall). Heifer cow diets could utilize this forage harvested at about 60 days (50 ... heights are about 50 inches (2-cuts possible with early June planting) because this will occur before the ... should occur about 60 days after planting (50 inches tall) for feeding to heifers and 60 to 80 days after ...

  8. Mission Possible: Positive Leadership online

    https://leadershipcenter.osu.edu/events/mission-possible-positive-leadership-online-3

    Are you a positive leader? Do you wonder how others think about your attitude as a leader? A quick ... you, it's time for an attitude check. Negativity in organizations is costing US businesses $300 ... customers. Leaders have a choice about their attitude- and no matter what the situation, you have a choice to ...

  9. Community Gardening

    https://cuyahoga.osu.edu/program-areas/agriculture-and-natural-resources/community-gardening

    About community gardens in Cuyahoga County There are more than 250 community gardens in Cuyahoga ... information about this program and to receive an application form. Rivera.482@osu.edu  (330) 599-7710. Links ...

  10. Leadership in the City

    https://urban-extension.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/leadership

    participantion limit has been reached. Reach out to gaston.6@osu.edu about being wait listed.           $500 ... about being wait listed.           $500 professional development investment           Cancellations can ... basis. For more information, visit cfaesdiversity.osu.edu. For an accessible format of this publication ...

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