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  1. Corn Silage Harvest Safety Should Be Priority One

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/corn-silage-harvest-safety-should-be-priority-one

    Jason Hartschuh, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County and Chris ... Zoller, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tuscarawas County Corn silage harvest is ... fermentation. These deadly gases, nitrogen dioxide and carbon dioxide, are a natural result of ensiling. ...

  2. Annual Winter Forage Following Wheat Harvest

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/annual-winter-forage-following-wheat-harvest

    Jamie Hampton, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Auglaize County, Ohio State ... farmers will leave them fallow for the winter, others will plant double crop soybeans, but forages for ... need for storage of feed.  Extending the grazing season can be accomplished by seeding into a harvested ...

  3. Recognizing and Managing Heat Stress in Dairy Cattle

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/recognizing-and-managing-heat-stress-dairy-cattle

    Chris Zoller, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tuscarawas County, Ohio State ... conditions are especially stressful for dairy cattle. This article will discuss the effects of and tips for ... rid of through breathing, sweating, or by natural or mechanical ventilation. Heat stress is a concern ...

  4. Corn Silage and Foliar Disease

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/corn-silage-and-foliar-disease

    Jason Hartschuh, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Crawford County, Ohio ... improved. When fungal disease infects corn, one of its natural responses to stop the spread of the disease ... is to increase lignin around the infected area which reduces digestibility. 2021 was the first-year ...

  5. Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/seeding-perennial-forages-late-summer

    will have to live with any field roughness for multiple years of harvesting operations. No-till into ... seedbeds usually do not need a pre-plant herbicide.  Patching Spring Seedings Where gaps exist in seedings ... made this spring, it is possible to drill in seed now, even in alfalfa. Autotoxicity will not be ...

  6. Summer Mastitis – Insights on cause, signs, and prevention

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/summer-mastitis-%E2%80%93-insights-cause-signs-and

    water. Avoid cows to be near areas where likely there will be high numbers of active flies, such as soggy ... applied early in the grazing season before eggs and larvae start to develop will prevent the fly ... usually will give protection for 4 weeks, but in times when the incidence of summer mastitis is high, they ...

  7. Fertilizing Perennial Forages on Dairy Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/fertilizing-perennial-forages-dairy-farms

    September, and autumn topdressing provides needed nutrients for good winter survival of the forage stand and ... vigorous regrowth the following spring. Remember that hay crops will remove about 50 lb of K 2 O and 12 lb ... and lakes. Applying too much K will result in luxury consumption by the forage plants, leading to ...

  8. Whole Cow’s Milk to Aid in Infant Formula Shortage

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-3/whole-cow%E2%80%99s-milk-aid-infant-formula-shortage

    and it will help the gut of the child adjust to the new digestion that will need to take place. It is ... your baby will continue to get the nutrition they need to grow and develop. Health experts recommend ... Jamie Hampton, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources and Sarah Amelung, Program ...

  9. Over-the-Counter Antibiotics Will Require Veterinary Oversight (Rx) Beginning in June of 2023

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-3/over-counter-antibiotics-will-require-veterinary

    livestock operation is an integrated system; decisions made in one area of the farm will have an impact on ... important antimicrobials will move from over-the-counter (OTC) to prescription (Rx) within a 2- year ... implementation period. The Center for Veterinary Medicine guidance for industry #263 (GFI 263) outlines the ...

  10. Happy Retirement to Dianne Shoemaker

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-3/happy-retirement-dianne-shoemaker

    Haley Shoemaker, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Columbiana and Mahoning ... Counties and Chris Zoller, Extension Educator, Tuscarawas County, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Ohio ... a lot over her career and has had to adapt to the everchanging needs of her clientele.  In Northeast ...

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