Environmental Impacts of Crop-Livestock Systems
HCS 5420 Understanding of processes underlying environmental impacts in crop-livestock agroecosystems. The focus will be on specific types of environmental impacts, such as climate change and greenhouse gas emissions, nutrient losses (volatilization and l ...
HCS 5325 This course will serve as a general introduction to the basic principles of plant genetics. Specifically, this course focuses on concepts in molecular genetics, transmission genetics, quantitative genetics, and population genetics which can be us ...
Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices
This 90-minute program provides an overview of best practices for recruiting a diverse candidate pool and equitably evaluating them. Participants will examine the role that various forms of bias can play in screening applicants and identify ways that priv ...
Practicing Bystander Intervention Strategies
All too often we witness subtle comments or behaviors rooted in bias that cause harm to others, sometimes unintentionally and frequently directed toward people from marginalized social identity groups. Have you ever witnessed a bias incident such as a mic ...
Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices
April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University Milk Prices In the January issue, the Class III for February was $17.95/cwt and March was $17.80/cwt. Class III milk closing price for February was very ...
USDA Dairy Report: March 2023
Chris Zoller, Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Tuscarawas County, Ohio State University Extension The United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service (USDA ERS) publishes a monthly Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outl ...
Memorial Scholarship Launched by the Ayars Family
Dr. Maurice L. Eastridge, Professor and Extension Dairy Specialist, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University The parents of CFAES undergraduate Austin Ayars have launched a memorial scholarship fund in honor of their late son, Dr. Austin A ...
Feeding for Milk Components
Dr. Maurice L. Eastridge, Professor and Extension Dairy Specialist, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University Yields of milk and milk solids per cow continue to increase each year. The annual milk solids yield per cow is higher in the US th ...
Using Dairy Manure with Newly Planted Crops
Glen Arnold, Extension Field Specialist, Manure Nutrient Management, Ohio State University Extension Coming out of a warm, wet winter most dairy producers have plenty of manure on hand going into spring. Rather than applying manure to fields prior to spri ...
JIT Inventory: Amazon-Yes, Dairy Producer-No
Dr. Dwight Roseler, Adjunct Professor Department of Animal Sciences and Purina Midwest Dairy Nutrition Consultant Just in time (JIT) inventory provides Amazon customers with consumer items upon demand. No storage of consumer items needed. In the industria ...