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  1. Fair Entry Process for Animal Exhibitors- Action Required- Due Sept. 13th

    https://brown.osu.edu/news/fair-entry-process-animal-exhibitors-action-required-due-sept-13th

    system. This is the same process we used in 2020. You will log into the Fair Entry system following the ... connected to 4HOnline, your animals have already been entered into the system and will show-up in Fair ... Entry. Y ou will log into the system using your 4HOnline log-in.  If you are in both 4-H and FFA, you ...

  2. Harvest Management of Sorghum Forages

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/harvest-management-sorghum-forages

    management of these grasses. The general guidelines for harvesting or grazing these summer annual grasses as ... hybrid over the non-BMR sudangrass variety (“Normal”).   In general, diets can be formulated for ... if plantings were to be delayed into July, a second harvest may not be feasible, and delaying harvest ...

  3. Steps to Speed up Field Curing of Hay Crops

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/steps-speed-field-curing-hay-crops

    are dry. Tedders can be a good option when the ground is damp because the crop can be mowed into ... ground. Be cautious to set tedder properly so that dirt is not incorporated into the hay but that all hay ... rake multiple wide swaths into a windrow just before chopping. For hay, if drying conditions are good, ...

  4. Seeding Perennial Forages in Late Summer

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/seeding-perennial-forages-late-summer

    plants that are less than a year old will not release enough of those compounds into the surrounding soil ... early August and then immediately drill seed into the thin areas. Try to time drilling the seed when you ...

  5. Key Mastitis Control Points for Best Milk Quality

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/key-mastitis-control-points-best-milk-quality

    hypocalcemia at calving. The transfer of IgG from blood into the mammary gland (colostrum and milk) is an ... active process that requires energy and calcium. Plan to vaccinate and move cows into the prepartum pen ... spread of infectious disease on farms. Keep the herd as closed as possible. If you purchase animals into ...

  6. Creeping Towards Harvest

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/creeping-towards-harvest

    preferrable to leaving them until they evolve into a 3-day ordeal. Don’t forget, not only is harvest stressful ...

  7. Assessing Calf Death Losses in a Beef-Dairy Crossbreeding Program

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/assessing-calf-death-losses-beef-dairy-crossbreeding

    intake supports production and liver metabolism. Cows confirmed pregnant with twins should be moved into ...

  8. Hamersville: Squash Vine Borer Trap & more

    https://brown.osu.edu/program-areas/agriculture-and-natural-resources/field-reports/vegetable/hamersville-squash-vine

    frass. The squash vine borer larva eating its way into the stem of the plant makes frass (Figure on the ... before they are able to get into the stem where insecticides will no longer be effective. Insecticides ... that generally are most effective for squash vine borer are pyrethroids such as permethrin (Pounce), ...

  9. Georgetown- Barley Cover Crop

    https://brown.osu.edu/program-areas/agriculture-and-natural-resources/field-reports/corn/georgetown-barley-cover-crop

      Plant Date: 05/17/21 Cover Crop: Barley Planting Strategy:  Plant into green cover and terminate ... plant health was excellent.  Report Date: 06/04/21 Planting Strategy:  Plant into green cover and ... Growth Stage: V3 Report Date: 06/04/21 Planting Strategy:  Plant into green cover and terminate after ...

  10. Georgetown- Annual Rye/Crimson Clover Cover Crop

    https://brown.osu.edu/program-areas/agriculture-and-natural-resources/field-reports/corn/georgetown-corn-cover-crop

    Date: 05/27/21 Planting Strategy: Plant into green cover and terminate after planting.  Growing Degree ... can be put into place prior to and during planting. For example, a mix that includes species that will ...

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