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  1. Student Stories

    https://students.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/node/4504

    Enviromental Communication  The Ohio Program International internships Read More About Rachael's Story ... job?      A: I learned about nature, the environment, and how to problem-solve. All of this knowledge is ... what I teach my campers about!      Q: How important has studying abroad been to your current position ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Small Business

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/small-business

    staff below and set up a time for us to contact you.  Brad Bapst-  bapst.4@osu.edu   Ryan Mapes-  ... the U.S. Small Business Administration.  The SBDC program is also funded in part by the Ohio ...

  5. Fish Farming Resources

    https://southcenters.osu.edu/aquaculture/boot-camp/introductory

    Websites Ohio Center for Aquaculture Research and Development USDA eXtension website Like us on Facebook! ... Reference Handbook, by Larry Dorman Approved Drugs for Use in Aquaculture, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Master Gardener Volunteers

    https://hamilton.osu.edu/program-areas/master-gardener-volunteers

    Volunteers are not required to have gardening skills or knowledge; but a passion for learning about gardening ... questions from the public; conducting plant clinics; gardening activities with children, senior citizens, or ... information about state-level Master Gardener Volunteer programs and activities is available at ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...

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