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  1. Don't Forget Quality Assurance While Preparing for Summer Fairs and Shows

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-8-issue-4/dont-forget-quality-assurance-while-preparing-summer

    when working with dairy projects animals at home. 1. Provide clean, fresh water for your animals. Water ... lose weight. 3. Provide dry and clean bedding. Clean bedding not only keeps the animal healthier and ... basic animal care at the show, exhibitors should also do their best to maintain a positive image for the ...

  2. Update on Footbaths for Dairy Cattle

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-8-issue-6/update-footbaths-dairy-cattle

    require less footbath use and maintenance. If more than 50% of cows are clean (area between coronary band ... majority of days, and maybe continuously. Obviously, a focus on frequent cleaning will improve hygiene, and ... leaving the parlor. If feet are clean entering the bath, the disinfectant solution has a better chance to ...

  3. Emergency Forages for Planting Early to Mid-Summer

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/emergency-forages-planting-early-mid-summer

    potential after frost events. Pearl millet is essentially free of prussic acid poisoning potential. Nitrate ...

  4. Livestock Building Rental Considerations

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-20-issue-6/livestock-building-rental-considerations

    coming to a rental rate agreement. There are two basic categories of building ownership costs, variable ... worksheet to help building owners estimate ownership costs. A basic starting point for determining ownership ...

  5. Free Stall Bedding Options: Important considerations from the cow's perspective

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-9-issue-1/free-stall-bedding-options-important-considerations

    low risk of abrasion, thermal insulation, be clean and dry, and also be easy to maintain and clean ... for bacterial growth), and clean cows. Sand kicked into the alleys can also improve cow footing; ... health, increasing the duration of the lameness event and contributing to the higher prevalence of ...

  6. Veal Calf Care – Starts at the Dairy Farm: Best Practices for Dairy Bull Calves

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-19-issue-5/veal-calf-care-%E2%80%93-starts-dairy-farm-best-practices

    importantly- Adequate, clean and timely colostrum is given even if immediately transported off of the farm ... diseases are approved by a veterinarian Clean, dry and sanitary housing is provided with proper ventilation ... market by walking or lifting them, or using clean, properly designed mechanical transport devices. Animal ...

  7. Information on the Environmental Protection Agency Air Quality Program

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-7-issue-2/information-environmental-protection-agency-air

    Compliance Agreement are to ensure that AFO are in compliance with the Clean Air Act, Comprehensive ... are: Receive a covenant not to be sued by EPA for past violations of the Clean Air Act and CERCLA ...

  8. Improving Neighbor Relations in the Face of Palmer Amaranth, a New Weed with New Challenges

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-15-issue-6/improving-neighbor-relations-face-palmer-amaranth

    year with a clean, weed-free field with tillage or a 2,4-D burn down. Then choose from the large ... that may emerge when corn is at the V4-V5 stages, and apply one of the numerous clean up herbicides ... tricky. THERE IS NO CLEAN UP HERBICIDE ONCE PALMER AMARANTH IS OVER 2 INCHES TALL. First consider applying ...

  9. 2018 Dairy Palooza

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-20-issue-3/2018-dairy-palooza

    about this large dairy event, we have a web page at www.ohiodairypalooza.com. However, this event could ...

  10. Ohio State Places Second at National North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-20-issue-3/ohio-state-places-second-national-north-american

    this educational event. These students are training for careers in the dairy industry as farmers, ... to expand this educational and networking event to more college students. Academy ...

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