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Dairy Excel: New Year’s resolutions for dairy producers

Thursday, December 27, 2001

Dennis Weilnau, agricultural extension agent in Stark and Summit counties and a member of OSU’s DairyExcel team, urges dairy producers to build their New Year’s resolutions around improvements.

Dairy Channel: Pups are lively addition to farm, family

Thursday, December 20, 2001

Dianne Shoemaker, northeast Ohio district dairy specialist with OSU Extension, writes about the new dogs that have come into her life.

Dairy Excel: Remember competitive pay, flexibility when recruiting student employees

Thursday, December 13, 2001

Chris Zoller, agricultural extension agent in Tuscarawas County, writes about the secret to success to employing high school students as dairy farm labor.

Dairy Channel: Dairy costs: How much is too much?

Thursday, December 6, 2001

Ernie Oelker, agricultural extension agent in Columbiana County, writes about the process of cost control.

Dairy Excel: Milk pricing issue requires attention

Thursday, November 29, 2001

Cam Thraen, dairy marketing and policy state specialist with Ohio State University Extension, writes about the new proposed pricing rules for Class III and Class IV milk and about the Leahy dairy compact amendment to the Senate farm bill.

Dairy Channel: Give thanks for safe, fresh milk supply

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

Dianne Shoemaker, northeast Ohio district dairy specialist with OSU Extension, adds refrigeration and pasteurization to the list of what we should be thankful for.

Line fence law not always straight-forward

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Like it or not, Ohio law generally requires both landowners to equally share the costs of constructing and maintaining a fence.

Dairy Excel: Will hospital and nursing home bills rob you of your home and farm?

Thursday, November 15, 2001

Many of us who are nearing retirement age have not sufficiently planned for the increasingly likely possibility of being incapacitated or disabled.

Dairy Channel: Pricing high moisture ear corn

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Ernie Oelker, agricultural extension agent in Columbiana County, discusses the factors and formulas involved in figuring a fair price for ear corn.

Pool raiders grab $63 million from F.O. 33 farmers

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Since June of 2000, 4.1 billion pounds of “producer milk not historically associated with F.O. 33″ has been pooled on the order – but less than 3 percent was actually delivered to F.O. 33.

Dairy Channel: Who wants to be vet?

Thursday, October 25, 2001

Dianne Shoemaker, northeast Ohio district dairy specialist with OSU Extension, writes about the dream of many farm kids, and the perseverance and patience it takes to get there.

Dairy Excel: Many farm estate concerns remain

Thursday, October 18, 2001

Jim Polson, northeastern Ohio farm management specialist with OSU Extension, urges farm families to move forward in planning for their estate.

Dairy Channel: Are you getting the most bang for your manure nutrient recycling buck?

Thursday, October 11, 2001

Ernie Oelker, agricultural extension agent in Columbiana County, writes about nutrient management plans for field application of manure.

Dairy Channel: Protect your herd from terrorism

Thursday, September 27, 2001

Dianne Shoemaker, northeast Ohio district dairy specialist with OSU Extension, writes about the animal terrorism that occurred right in Mahoning County last June.

Dairy Excel: Employee motivation takes partnership

Thursday, September 20, 2001

Bernie Erven, ag economist at The Ohio State University specializing in human resource issues writes about the two-sided question of employee motivation.

Dairy Channel: Designing silos for dairy operations.

Thursday, September 13, 2001

Ernie Oelker, agricultural extension agent in Columbiana County, writes about the design and sizing of bunker silos for dairy operations.

Dairy Excel: Which works best? Decision-making takes varying styles

Thursday, September 6, 2001

Terry Beck, agricultural extension agent in Wayne County and a member of the OSU Extension Dairy Excel team, writes about decision-making styles and shared decision-making with employees.

Dairy Channel: New Mexico dairyman creates niche by processing his own dairy products

Thursday, August 30, 2001

Dianne Shoemaker, northeast Ohio district dairy specialist with OSU Extension, writes about an unusual dairy entrepreneur who has made a place for himself with a 200-cow dairy by bottling and selling his own “Jersey Gold All Natural Milk.”

Dairy Excel: Can you employ minors on your farm?

Thursday, August 23, 2001

Chris Zoller, agricultural extension agent in Tuscarawas County, writes about labor laws involved in emploing minors in agriculture.

Dairy Channel: Ohio’s governor signs bill to releasefunding for farmland preservation

Thursday, August 16, 2001


Ernie Oelker, agricultural extension agent in Columbiana County, writes about how the new funds will be used.

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