Update on Ohio's Program for Controlling Johne's Disease
Dr. Bill Shulaw, Extension Beef and Sheep Veterinarian, The Ohio State University (top of page) ... Johne's Disease Working Group and the United States Animal Health Association. This document outlines ... of efforts to educate producers and assist them in the control of this disease. State and federally ...
Miedemas and Hogan Inducted into 2017 Dairy Hall of Service
and they were recognized in 2010 with the Ohio Dairy Producers Association‘s (ODPA) Environmental ... The Ohio State University The Dairy Science Hall of Service was initiated in 1952 to recognize worthy ... listening to one of my bright ideas: “Everything is possible.”” They are members of the Ohio Farm Bureau, ...
SHOULD I USE BST OR GENETICALLY ENGINEERED CROPS? WHETHER OR NOT I USE GENETIC ENGINEERING, HOW WILL IT AFFECT FARMING AND THE DAIRY INDUSTRY?
Jim Skeeles The Ohio State University Extension, Extension Agent Lorain County Genetically ... Ohio are Roundup Ready. This means that the soybeans have been genetically engineered to be resistant ... government with genetic engineering. Those who favor genetic engineering contend that the United States and ...
Bus Trip to Northeast Regional Professional Dairy Heifer Growers Association Conference
Ms. Amanda Hargett, State Dairy Extension Associate, Ohio State University Do you want to learn ... heifer growers. There is information for all who are interested in improving their management of young ... Professional Dairy Heifer Growers Association Conference, October 28-29, in Batavia, NY. If you are interested ...
New 15 Measures of Dairy Farm Competitiveness Available
Ms. Dianne Shoemaker, Extension Dairy Specialist, Ohio State University Extension (top of page) ... measures. While a single dairy business is unlikely to meet all 15 measures, dairy producers who meet most ... of the measures are competitive with dairy producers anywhere in the world and enjoy a high standard ...
2004 Ohio Dairy Management Conference- Recap of Ray Nebel's presentation: Keys to a Successful Reproductive Management Program
Ms. Amanda Hargett, Dairy Extension Associate, The Ohio State University The 2004 Ohio Dairy ... and probably one of the most important ones: Personnel. A producer wants someone who enjoys working ... industry personnel, dairy producers, and Extension and agribusiness personnel gathered for information on ...
Media Release: Agersens to Work with Ohio State University to Test eShepherd in US Beef and Dairy Industries
faculty and livestock producers in Ohio. “The virtual fence is an exciting technology, which we hope to ... associations and natural resource managers. About The Ohio State University For 149 years, The Ohio State ... Agersens and The Ohio State University have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that paves ...
Using Nutrient Cost to Benchmark Your Nutrition Costs
Dr. Normand St-Pierre, Dairy Management Specialist, The Ohio State University In my regular ... feedstuffs. In our software, SESAME, we apply this method to compare feedstuffs and determine which ones are ... = $2.31. The calculations are done in a similar fashion for all nutrients of economic importance. We must ...
Busted: rbST Milk Myth Machine is Revealed
Dr. Normand St-Pierre, Dairy Management Specialist, The Ohio State University If you believe the ... you. Opponents Who are some of the opponents to the use of rbST? On the goveg.com website, you would ... find out that: "To keep producing milk, cows are forcibly impregnated through artificial ...
Feed and Nutrient Costs in Dairy Production: Will it Get Any Worse?
obviously important. This can be done using a method that we have developed at Ohio State and have ... Dr. Normand St-Pierre, Dairy Extension Specialist, The Ohio State University The spot market for ... certainty, I would not be working for Ohio State… The fact is that nobody knows what feed prices will be in ...