Assessing Milk Price and Risk Management for 2023
Jason Hartschuh, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County, Ohio State University Extension With harvest well under way to feed the cows for 2023, it is important to make sure we are assessing what the 2023 milk price may be a ...
USDA ERS Dairy Outlook: September 2022
Chris Zoller, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tuscarawas County, Ohio State University Extension The United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service (USDA ERS) released its Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook on ...
Preparing Equipment for Corn Silage Harvest
Chris Zoller, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tuscarawas County and Jason Hartschuh, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County, Ohio State University Extension Corn silage is a critical ingredient in rat ...
Corn Silage Price Calculation
Dr. Seungki Lee, Agricultural Economist and Assistant Professor, Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics, The Ohio State University View article at this link: Corn Silage Price Calculation ...
Preparing Your Dairy Herd for the Fall Football Season
Dr. Dwight Roseler, Adjunct Professor, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University and Dairy Nutrition Specialist, Purina Animal Nutrition, Great Lakes Dairy Cows love cooler weather and good forage. Just like an effective football coach, you ...
Fall Manure Application and Cover Crops
Glen Arnold, Extension Field Specialist, Manure Management, Ohio State University Corn silage harvest completion is the start of serious manure application efforts by dairy operations across Ohio. For some producers, manure application will continue throu ...
Use 2022 Profitability As a Catalyst for Retirement Savings
David Marrison, Professor and OSU Extension Educator, Coshocton County, Ohio State University Extension Typically as we move into the final quarter of the year, farm managers will start to examine their financial records in order to estimate the potential ...
A Farm Advisory Team Can Help You Succeed
Chris Zoller, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tuscarawas County, Ohio State University Extension Managing all the complexities of a dairy farm is no easy task. Weather, animal nutrition and health, crop variety selection, managing ...
Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins, and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices
April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University Milk prices In the last issue, the Class III futures for June and July were $24.34 and $24.47/cwt, respectively. Class III milk closing price for June wa ...
Recognizing and Managing Heat Stress in Dairy Cattle
Chris Zoller, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tuscarawas County, Ohio State University Extension We have experienced high temperatures and uncomfortable humidity recently. These conditions are especially stressful for dairy cattle. ...