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  1. 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 ... mammary gland health: (1) Feed and manage dry and prepartum cows to maintain proper body condition and ... chronically infected cows. Biosecurity refers to not just the management practices that reduce the chances of ...

  2. Welcome Dr. Ashley Leach, new Assistant Professor in Specialty Crop Entomology

    https://entomology.osu.edu/news/welcome-dr-ashley-leach-new-assistant-professor-specialty-crop-entomology

    finishing a postdoctoral appointment at Purdue University working to develop integrated pest management ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    Actual, breakeven (predicted) and 75% confidence limits of 26 feed commodities used on Ohio dairy farms, ... ($0.38/lb). The price of MP in the SESAME model using this week’s feed prices is very close to the 5-year ... average, although the prices of many feeds providing protein to the ration continue to be higher than they ...

  4. Mysterious Illness Affecting Ohio Birds Update

    https://ocvn.osu.edu/news/mysterious-illness-affecting-ohio-birds-update

    the bird illness. The Ohio Division of Wildlife is lifting its previous recommendation to stop feeding ... through feeding. It is important to keep feeders clean: use a 10% bleach solution (1 part bleach, 9 parts ... water), rinse, and let dry at least once a week. Take a break (7-10 days) from feeding if you see sick or ...

  5. A Day in the Woods Series 'Identifying and Controlling Invasive Plants' In-person workshop

    https://ocvn.osu.edu/events/day-woods-series-identifying-and-controlling-invasive-plants-person-workshop

    identify and manage non-native invasive species. ...

  6. Harvest Management of Sorghum Forages

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

    used as additional sources of forage on dairy farms. This article discusses harvest and grazing ... management of these grasses. The general guidelines for harvesting or grazing these summer annual grasses as ... be limited to 10% of the total diet of lactating dairy cows, on a dry matter basis. For lactating ...

  7. USDA Releases July Dairy Outlook

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/usda-releases-july-dairy-outlook

    released its monthly Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook ... month since July 2020 (see graph below).  The number of dairy cattle slaughtered at federally inspected ... Actions taken by some cooperatives and handlers may have discouraged higher production Increased feed ...

  8. 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

    Preventive Medicine, The Ohio State University Many dairy herds are implementing a beef-dairy crossbreeding ... March 2020 to March 2021 from one Holstein dairy herd were assessed. All cows were housed in free-stall ... crossbreeding program. The dairy herd was enrolled in DHIA and maternity data available on calf losses were ...

  9. Promising Vaccine Development to Control Johne’s Disease

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/promising-vaccine-development-control-johne%E2%80%99s

    goats. In the US, it is estimated that over 90% of dairy herds are infected with MAP. The clinical signs ... Infected animals with MAP are difficult to identify and segregate from the herd or flock due to: (1) long ... efficacious vaccines as an essential management tool to control MAP. A recent study assessed the effectiveness ...

  10. A Bustle in the Hedgerow: Listening to Insects

    https://entomology.osu.edu/news/bustle-hedgerow-listening-insects

    Management Program research project on Mellinger Farm that records the daily, seasonal and annual rhythms of ...

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