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  1. 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 ... program for all or a portion of their lactating cows in order to add value to newborn calves. In beef ... birth weight of 0.61). Although there are several considerations such as market for beef-dairy cross ...

  2. 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

    prevalent and costly disease worldwide in large and small ruminant species, such as cattle, sheep, and ... Medicine, Ohio State University Extension Johne’s disease is a chronic enteritis associated with ruminants ... efficacious vaccines as an essential management tool to control MAP. A recent study assessed the effectiveness ...

  3. 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

    Garth Ruff, Beef Cattle Field Specialist and Greg LaBarge, Agronomic Crops Field Specialist, Ohio ... hay production (Ward et al., 2016, 2018), and so managing these costs is key to an Ohio forage ... for Ohio farmers to manage on-farm nutrients as efficiently as possible. A farmer’s ability to find ...

  4. Harvest Management of Sorghum Forages

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

    management of these grasses. The general guidelines for harvesting or grazing these summer annual grasses as ... having NDFD levels as low as 35 to 40% with high NDF levels are acceptable for dry cows or beef cattle ... inches tall) would have been acceptable for dry cows or beef cattle. The results from the experiment ...

  5. 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

    mammary gland health: (1) Feed and manage dry and prepartum cows to maintain proper body condition and ... dry-off and then compare those numbers after freshening.  Point #6: Appropriate management of clinical ... management. Note that dehydration and pain management should be top priorities for severe cases of mastitis. ...

  6. Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/seeding-perennial-forages-late-summer

    difficult situation with no effective control options in no-till management, so conventional tillage for ... broadleaf herbicides labeled for use in alfalfa are only effective when the weeds are quite small. Before ...

  7. 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

    are 18-20% for small square bales (80 to 82% dry matter), 18% or less for large round bales, and less ... is over 30%. When utilizing preservatives, safe baling moisture can go up to 26% on small squares and ...

  8. USDA Releases July Dairy Outlook

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

    Budgets available at: https://farmoffice.osu.edu/farm-management/farm-budgets, and the Ohio State ...

  9. Roseler and Weiss Inducted into the Ohio State Dairy Hall of Service

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-3/roseler-and-weiss-inducted-ohio-state-dairy-hall

    Science degree in Ruminant Nutrition and Business Management in 1990 and a Ph.D. in 1994 in ruminant ... utilization, energy values of feeds, feed management, and vitamin and mineral requirements. He has served as ...

  10. Ohio State Students Take First Place at the 2021 North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-3/ohio-state-students-take-first-place-2021-north

    challenge each fall semester to provide training for students in the dairy herd management course and other ... provides the opportunity for students to experience the process of evaluating management practices on ...

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