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  1. OEFFA Sustainable Farm Tour and Workshop Series

    https://offer.osu.edu/news/oeffa-sustainable-farm-tour-and-workshop-series

    showcase the work they do to get food from the field to the table. Farms around the state will be featured ... in this year's OEFFA  Sustainable Farm Tour and Workshop Series. The Ohio Ecological Food and ... Farm Association has offered its Sustainable Farm Tour and Workshop Series for more than four decades, ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State ... farms, July 21, 2021. Economic Value of Feeds Results of the Sesame analysis for central Ohio on July 21, ... Actual, breakeven (predicted) and 75% confidence limits of 26 feed commodities used on Ohio dairy farms ...

  3. 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

    the farm level. Therefore, listed below are key points expanded from the National Mastitis Council ... cells per mL. Research studies have shown that milk SCC of equal or more than 200,000 per mL is ... Grade A farms and to be less than 300,000 cfu/mL for manufacturing grade milk. However, for being ...

  4. Harvest Management of Sorghum Forages

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

    used as additional sources of forage on dairy farms. This article discusses harvest and grazing ... shown here agree with a study conducted by researchers at Cornell University (Kilcer et al., 2005), who ... of water that must be evaporated for ensiling as yields increase. The Cornell researchers stated that ...

  5. 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

    detection. Pregnant first-calf heifers were moved to the farm ~45 days prior to calving. All replacement ... heifers were raised on-site at a different facility. Pregnancy diagnosis was performed weekly for cows (32 ... farms because personnel are trying to catch up from any unfinished work from the previous weekend or ...

  6. Creeping Towards Harvest

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

    of silage. Two other research studies also concluded that raising the cutter bar height from 14 to 20 ...

  7. 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

    to avoid excessive leaf loss. Research studies and experience have proven that drying forage in wide ...

  8. Interdisciplinary Programs

    https://oardc.osu.edu/research-resources/interdisciplinary-programs

    as well as faculty and staff at OSU. The Organic Food, Farming Education and Research Program (OFFER) ... collaboration and scientific research to develop a local food economy in Ohio that is environmentally friendly, ... socially responsible and economically sustainable – from farm to consumer. The AMP program is a platform ...

  9. Research Resources

    https://oardc.osu.edu/resources

    addition to other facilities such as the Secrest Arboretum, the Biomass and Bioproducts Research Center, ... only two University BSL-3 level research facilities in the US. In 2016, OARDC/FAES had over $40 million ... OARDC's Research Profile Ohio State is one of only a few universities in the U.S. that, in ...

  10. History

    https://oardc.osu.edu/about/history

    of the town of Wooster. The bulk of the land was composed of the two "Rice Farms ... 1870, The Ohio Agricultural and Mechanical College was established on the "Neil Farm" north of ... university. The new experiment station (OAES) was incorporated with the university farm and the two ...

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