Saturday, August 18, 2018
dairy barn

On-farm culture is a fast, inexpensive way to diagnose the cause of mastitis in order to make the appropriate treatment or management decisions.
Jersey and Holstein

Feeding management during the dry period and with fresh cows is fundamental in reducing the risk of metabolic diseases after calving.
cow

On average, a cow that experiences mastitis will have increased days to first service, days open, services per conception, and pregnancy loss.
farmer

The decision to sell cows or exit farming is never easy. Use these tips to ease the process.
Dairy cow.

In May, we celebrate Mother's Day but did we take time to consider how grateful we should be to the four-legged moms, the cows that produce milk for us.
thank you note

Can we ever understand the impact of a handwritten note of appreciation? That simple gesture has the power to change lives, especially our own.
dairy cows

Dairy farmers should re-evaluate the use of the 2018 Dairy Margin Protection program before the June 1 deadline. Learn more about the recent changes.
poison hemlock

When stands of established alfalfa get thinner weeds become a problem. The presence of poisonous weeds are of greatest concern in established alfalfa.
Manure application

As public scrutiny of water quality increases in Ohio, it is clear that producers must manage manure applications to minimize environmental impact.
alfalfa field

If weeds become a problem, they can compete or interfere for light, nutrients, water and space, directly influencing yield, quality and standability.
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