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Dairy Channel: Dairy Channel: Get the dirt on the latest carbon sequestration research in soils

Thursday, May 22, 2003

The 2002 farm bill calls for research into the levels of carbon in soils and some of that research is under way in eastern Ohio.

Dairy Excel: Management: A farmer’s three essential skills

Thursday, May 15, 2003

Bernie Erven explains the basic three skills farmers need to succeed.

Dairy Channel: Seven deadly sins of raising calves

Thursday, May 8, 2003

Why is raising calves and heifers such a problem on some dairy farms? Ohio State Extension dairy specialist Dianne Shoemaker offers advice.

Dairy Excel/Channel: Using milk urea nitrogen to manage feeding, evaluate ration’s balance

Thursday, April 24, 2003

Ernie Oelker writes about the ins and outs of urea nitrogen concentration in milk.

Dairy Excel/Channel: Agronomy, manure and records call for closer look at a program, planner

Thursday, April 17, 2003

Denny Weilnau discusses the Livestock Environmental Assurance Program II and Manure Management Planner.

Dairy Channel: Dairy Channel: Smaller guys lose less money each day than big guys

Thursday, April 10, 2003

OSU Extension Dairy Specialist Dianne Shoemaker shares observations from a recent trip out West.

Dairy Excel: Preparing the next general manager

Thursday, April 3, 2003

Tuscarawas County Extension Agent Chris Zoller emphasizes the importance of business transition in this week’s Dairy Excel column.

Dairy Channel: Biotech: Science vs. pseudo science

Thursday, March 27, 2003

Scientific advance always involves some risk of unintended outcomes. Columbiana County Ag Agent Ernest Oelker ponders comments by Norman Borlaug and their meaning for agriculture.

Dairy Channel: Get rid of those nuisance barn birds

Thursday, March 20, 2003

Unwanted birds have become an extremely frustrating problem for dairy farms.

Dairy Excel: Milk prices: Dairy expert searches for 2003 rays of pricing sunshine

Thursday, March 6, 2003

Ohio State’s milk pricing expert Cam Thraen looks at possible changes that may pull us out of these rock-bottom price blues.


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