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  1. November 1, 2016 4-H Professionals' Update

    https://ohio4h.org/node/1485

    Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center 2201 Fred Taylor Drive Columbus, OH 43210 AGENDA 8:30       ...

  2. Mideast Federal Order Hearing Held on March 7, Wooster, Ohio

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-7-issue-2/mideast-federal-order-hearing-held-march-7-wooster

    kicked off in Wooster, Ohio, at the Schisler Conference Center on the campus of the Ohio Agricultural ... Research and Development Center (OARDC). The opening day was long awaited for the Mideast Federal Order 33 ... for milk prices and dairy farm income. Price Enhancing Factors: I think it sums up to this- continued ...

  3. New Master in Animal Sciences Graduate Degree

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-17-issue-4/new-master-animal-sciences-graduate-degree

    Sciences (MS) in that research is not required and it is a non-thesis program. Acceptance into the program ... form of either a comprehensive written exam, professional project, research proposal, or a culminating ... With research not being required, the program is more flexible than the traditional MS program. For ...

  4. SHOULD I USE BST OR GENETICALLY ENGINEERED CROPS? WHETHER OR NOT I USE GENETIC ENGINEERING, HOW WILL IT AFFECT FARMING AND THE DAIRY INDUSTRY?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-2-issue-8/should-i-use-bst-or-genetically-engineered-crops

    tractors replacing horses and machines replacing the labor of farm family members. The introduction of ... to increase, production costs decreased and more farmers were forced to leave the farm. So how will ... other, to produce at an inflation- adjusted lower cost, to operate larger farms but own less of them, and ...

  5. Health Insurance Deductions and Health Savings Accounts

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-8-issue-6/health-insurance-deductions-and-health-savings

    Mr. Donald J. Breece, Farm Management Specialist, OSU Extension Center at Lima Health insurance ... costs are a major farm family expense. As a result, much attention is focused on adopting a health ... than qualified retirement plans) to the proprietor and family. The farm operator is not an employee. ...

  6. Management of Dry Cows to Promote Udder Health

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-8-issue-4/management-dry-cows-promote-udder-health

    generally regarded as the most costly infectious disease on dairy farms. For most farms, the main bacteria ... until that time, total DCT is recommended. *A complete list of research references is available on ...

  7. The Costs of Nutrients, Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices and the Current Dairy Situation

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-14-issue-6/costs-nutrients-comparison-feedstuffs-prices-and

    uncertainty regarding milk prices and too much certainty regarding (high) feed costs.  We have a proposed farm ... long-term average net farm income is about $1.50/cwt of milk.  An “error” of $1.00/cwt on the insured margin ... represents about 66% of the average net farm income.  If this is a safety net, the holes in the net seem ...

  8. Anybody going to Reno?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-17-issue-1/anybody-going-reno

    a spectrum wide enough so that farms of all sizes can learn and find actionable items to bring back to their ... own farm. This year, the Western Management Conference will be held from Tuesday, March 3 through ...

  9. TRAINING DAIRY FARM WORKERS

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-3-issue-1/training-dairy-farm-workers

    Nothing! Now imagine having your first job on a dairy farm and not knowing how to do what you have been ... dramatically. Margins for acceptable error have decreased. Equipment has become more complicated. Farm work is ... were not raised on a farm. New employees who have worked for another dairy farmer are likely to bring ...

  10. Dairy Quality Assurance: Past, Present, and "Oh!", What A Future!

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-7-issue-4/dairy-quality-assurance-past-present-and-oh-what

    One of the most successful means has proven to be the implementation of the on-farm quality assurance ... most effective. Upon completion of on-farm third party audits and verifying the regular use of Best ... utilizes a team of advisors in developing a farm specific herd health plan". The NYSCHAP offers ...

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