Site

Search results

  1. Winter Ag Programs

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/winter-ag-programs

    of setting up an on-farm culturing system to determine the cause of the mastitis. A startup kit will ...

  2. Preparing for Fall

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/preparing-fall

    fall. Have your furnace or heating system serviced by a qualified service company.  The guidance is ... needed. Unhook water hoses from outside faucets and drain sprinkler systems.  Wrap pipes with heat tape if ...

  3. Summer-Planted Forages

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/summer-planted-forages

    Many local producers harvested their cereal rye or other winter small grain crops as baleage or ... haylage. However, some farmers are still looking forward to harvesting those crops for grain and making ... soon either as forage or grain, below are a few considerations to follow those crops. Oats as a forage ...

  4. Direct Marketing of Meat

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/direct-marketing-meat

    directly market meat?” In this column I will respond by quoting from an article on the topic written by ... specialist Peggy Hall (https://u.osu.edu/ohioagmanager/2020/04/29/direct-marketing-of-meat/). “The Ohio ... directly at the farm without a license if that’s the only food they’re selling, or with a farm market ...

  5. Dairy Paychecks Less than Costs

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/dairy-paychecks-less-costs

    system that was intended to help farmers backfired. The current method for calculating the PPD was part ... of Federal Milk Market Order 33 and outlined in the 2018 Farm Bill. The PPD was designed to level the ... value milk in our pricing system, they pay the difference in value between Class I and Class III into ...

  6. Summer Calf Hutch Management

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/summer-calf-hutch-management

    Hutches are an effective housing system to raise healthy calves.  One of the key goals for dairy ... that could potentially irritate the calf’s respiratory system and/or settle into water and milk ... hutch. Cover Crop Forage Options After Wheat Wheat is turning color in fields, indicating that wheat ...

  7. Heat Stress

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/heat-stress

    control these systems automatically. Once the cow is partially wet, airflow will do the rest of the ... farm. Before spending the money or time installing or improving a system, consider visiting a neighbor ... or other farming friend who has a different system and discover what works well and what does not. ...

  8. Mindful Wellness

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/mindful-wellness-0

    system Relationship satisfaction Mindfulness can incorporate so many activities, but the ones that I’m ...

  9. Late Summer Hay Seeding

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/late-summer-hay-seeding

    opportunity for a harvestable crop early next year. The possible downfalls of summer seeding include the risk ... especially if weeds were well managed in the small grain crop. In addition, weed seeds are not as likely to ... Waiting until spring leaves you with just one for a crop next year. However, the establishment of any crop ...

  10. Summer Food Safety Tips

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/summer-food-safety-tips

    local fruits and vegetables are farm markets and roadside stands. Why shop at farm markets and stands? ... pick out something new to try. We often think of farm markets as a place to sample foods, see a cooking ... demonstration, and socialize with others. While this year might look a little different, farm markets are still ...

Pages