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  1. Winter and Your Backyard Chickens

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-66

    Resources, Franklin County  Raising chickens during the winter has challenges: decreased egg production, ... safe during the winter. Winterizing your chicken coop and daily monitoring of your chickens will help ... chickens that winter better than others. These include Ameraucanas, Ancona, Black Australorps, Black Giant, ...

  2. EPN Breakfast Program- O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree- How Sustainable Are Thy Branches?

    https://advancement.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/events/epn-breakfast-program-o-christmas-tree-o-christmas-tree-how-sustainable-are-thy-branches

    When the winter holidays come around do you purchase fresh cut greenery for decoration? Do you dig ... artificial Christmas trees that highlight the local and global supply chains of winter holiday decorations!  ...

  3. What Are Your Bedding Options- is $100/ton Straw an Option?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/what-are-your-bedding-options-100ton-straw-option

    Wheat fields are thin and straw is hard to find this year. Straw price went sky high last winter and ... a great bedding source but also removes coverage that helps prevent winter soil erosion. One option for ... erosion. Even if it is oats that does not over winter, the cover helps avoid erosion. On average, one ton ...

  4. Living with Lower Quality and Limited Amounts of Forage

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-3/living-lower-quality-and-limited-amounts-forage

    State University The numerous freeze-thaw cycles and wet ground last winter were very hard on alfalfa ... stands, resulting in substantial winter kill. Numerous stands across the State were completely destroyed. ...

  5. Management Strategies for Limited Forage Supply on Dairy Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-4/management-strategies-limited-forage-supply-dairy

    reduced supply of high quality of forage, excessive heaving during the winter devastated many alfalfa ...

  6. Foliar Fungicides for Corn Silage: A Benefit or an Expense?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-4/foliar-fungicides-corn-silage-benefit-or-expense

    potential for disease development, especially of diseases that do not over winter locally. References Smith, ...

  7. Alumni in the News

    https://advancement.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/newsletter/cfaes-connect/april-2019/alumni-news

    Fieldwork Tips for Winter Wheat  Rodney Kissell, BS Agricultural Education 1968, MS Agricultural Education ...

  8. New Pesticide Applicator Training- October 2, 2019

    https://pested.osu.edu/events/new-pesticide-applicator-training-october-2-2019

    Conferences  in the winter.       Registration $35 Morning Session  - Core/Trained Service Persons $30 ...

  9. 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

    across Ohio this past winter, and the wet spring has further deteriorated the few stands that initially ... appeared they might recover from winter damage. It is now too risky to try to establish new perennial ...

  10. Cold Weather Dairy Calf Care

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-21-issue-1/cold-weather-dairy-calf-care

    Mr. Rory Lewandowski, Extension Educator Wayne County, Ohio State University Extension Cold winter ... ventilation during winter months in closed structures. The goal is to provide adequate air turnover to prevent ... ammonia accumulation while avoiding any direct drafts on the calf. A general recommendation for winter ...

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