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  1. FAES Finance

    https://cfaesfinance.osu.edu/about-us

    The FAES Finance Department serves as the primary unit for financial operations, procurement, ... Director for the College Financial Planning and Reporting Shawn Adams, Angie LeMaster, Laura Keesor, Denton ... Thompson Jen Bulla, Senior Business Manager for the Service Center Joe Tobias, Team Lead,  Service Center  ...

  2. Turbulence in the Dairy Industry

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-2/turbulence-dairy-industry

    on the dairy product side. On Friday, March 27, prices for all market classes fell for dairy products ... (https://hoards.com/article-27491-covid-19-will-dairy-demand-hit-the-ditch.html) estimates that milk equivalent usage drops 1.3% for a COVID-19 month compared to a normal month. ... place’, fuel use for automobiles has drastically dropped and thus so has gas prices. The average US gas ...

  3. Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-2/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    University Milk prices In the last issue, the Class III futures for January and February were at $19.91 and ... $17.01/cwt, respectively. The Class III component price for January closed nearly $3/cwt lower at $17.05/cwt ... and was only slightly lower in February at $17.00/cwt. The Class III future for March is slightly ...

  4. Effects of Dietary Protein Level in Dry Cows and Heifers on Milk Production

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-2/effects-dietary-protein-level-dry-cows-and-heifers

    production data for 1 st lactation and 2+ lactation cows, which were used to investigate whether effects of ... still growing before calving unlike dry cows, and more MP would be required for heifer growth in ... addition to requirements for maintenance and pregnancy (i.e., fetal and mammary growth). In heifers, ...

  5. Establishing New Forage Stands

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-2/establishing-new-forage-stands

    a good window of opportunity when soils are dry enough. The outlook for this spring is for planting ... preparing for planting along with the following 10 steps will help improve your chances for successful ... (https://forages.osu.edu/forage-management/soil-fertility-forages). Forages are more productive where soil pH is above 6.0, but for alfalfa it should be 6.5 to 6.8. Soil ...

  6. Using Protocols to Train Farm Employees

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-2/using-protocols-train-farm-employees

    and teaching protocols for crucial farm tasks forms the foundation of training farm ... account for the actual work environment and are not practical. Use the following tips to write useful, ... well as farm employees and family members. As an example, for health-related tasks, such as ...

  7. Update to the OARDC Feed Energy Equation

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-2/update-oardc-feed-energy-equation

    State University, Wooster The equation used by many feed testing labs to estimate net energy for ... the equation is summative, an equation component for one nutrient can be changed without affecting the ... fraction of grains and corn silage is mostly starch, but for many other feeds, ROM predominates. From ...

  8. Determining Forage Moisture Content

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-2/determining-forage-moisture-content

    most common method of determining forage moisture content is some variation of the hand test. For ... to be baled. Table 1 shows guidelines published years ago in Hoard’s Dairyman for estimating moisture ... ranges in hay that will be baled. For a chopped forage, a hand sample is grabbed and squeezed into ...

  9. How to Get Ready for Spring Planting Now

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-2/how-get-ready-spring-planting-now

    weather outlook for our spring planting season is not encouraging, as it is expected to be wetter than ... is ready to go. Arrange for equipment you will rent or borrow.   Calibrate the drill to the desired ... opportunity are shorter than the list of work that can be accomplished, then tough choices are necessary. For ...

  10. Keeping Cows and Calves Cool Through Ventilation System Maintenance

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-22-issue-2/keeping-cows-and-calves-cool-through-ventilation

    shafts turn smooth and are bearings showing wear? Inspect impellers for cracks. Are belts worn? Are ... either dirt build up or improper belt tension which allows for slippage. Digital Tachometer-This is used ... increases their cost. Often high efficiency motors pay for themselves with decreased electric consumption ...

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