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Dairy Excel: How motivated are your employees?

Thursday, August 21, 2003

Farm employees are no different than workers in other industries: Different things motivate different peole at different times, reminds Tuscarawas County Ag Agent Chris Zollers.

Dairy Channel: Manure research results will be presented at field day Aug. 20

Thursday, August 14, 2003

Ernie Oelker writes about the manure research field day at Myron Wehr’s farm in New Waterford, Ohio.

Dairy Channel: Saying so long to a dairy master

Thursday, July 31, 2003

Diane Shoemaker honors retiring expert in field of bovine mammary.

Dairy Excel: Problems and solutions: Keep records

Thursday, July 24, 2003

With elusive broad answers to low milk prices, Tim Demland shares specific efforts individual dairymen can take, including good recordkeeping.

Dairy Channel: An update on bovine viral diarrhea

Thursday, July 17, 2003

According to the USDA Animal Plant Health Inspection Service, two distinct biotypes of bovine viral diarrhea virus have been identified.

Dairy Channel: What’s hot in Phoenix? Dairy issues

Thursday, July 3, 2003

Shoemaker writes about how dairy issues are hot just about everywhere.

Dairy Excel: Is it too late to plant? Maybe not…

Thursday, June 26, 2003

Will you get your money back planting now? Not if you’re planting corn for grain.

Dairy Channel: How do they relate? Homeland safety and dairy farmers

Thursday, June 19, 2003

Ernie Oelker shares ways farmers can help protect our food supply from the farm to table.

Dairy Excel: Things to remember as the rain falls

Thursday, June 12, 2003

Shoemaker writes about when things don’t quite go according to plan – for example, when it won’t stop raining.

Dairy Channel: Take precautions to prevent Jejunal Hemmorhage Syndrome

Thursday, June 5, 2003

Syndrome may already be under radar in Ohio, says Ohio State Extension district dairy specialist Dianne Shoemaker.

Dairy Excel: Will there be supply management?

Thursday, May 29, 2003

Wayne County Extension Agent Tom Noyes takes a closer look at the Cooperatives Working Together program.

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.

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