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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-18-issue-5/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    a discount), respectively. To estimate the cost of production at these nutrient levels, the Cow-Jones Index ... this index, milking cows should no doubt be profitable again using these market prices.  Table 1. ...

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

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-18-issue-6/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    estimate the cost of production at these nutrient levels, I used the Cow-Jones Index with a cow milking 70 ...

  3. Heat Stress- Where Do You Start?

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-5-issue-3/heat-stress-where-do-you-start

    temperature- humidity index (THI) exceeds the upper threshold of cow comfort by 5.6 units. The problem is ...

  4. Managing Dairy Cows During Heat Stress

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-16-issue-3/managing-dairy-cows-during-heat-stress

    of our dairy cows prefer cooler temperatures.  At a temperature-humidity index (THI) of 68, a dairy ...

  5. Producers Still Need to Watch for Heat Stress Signs in Livestock

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/producers-still-need-watch-heat-stress-signs-livestock

    of Ohio, with heat index values reaching upwards of 109 in many areas, meteorologists said. For ... based on a temperature-humidity index, which increases as the temperature and humidity increase. The ... danger level is indicated by an index value of 79, which is reached in various combinations of ...

  6. Chow Line: Carrots healthful, not 'full of sugar' (for 9/7/08)

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/chow-line-carrots-healthful-not-full-sugar-9708-1

    least partially based on the glycemic index, and, originally, at least, carrots landed pretty high in ... that listing. The glycemic index, or GI, measures how much and how fast a food raises blood sugar ... spikes, and you can do that by focusing on foods with a low glycemic index rating. Foods low on the ...

  7. Protecting Income Over Feed Cost Margin on U.S. Dairy Farms

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-15-issue-5/protecting-income-over-feed-cost-margin-us-dairy

    essentially a government sponsored and subsidized put option on a national IOFC margin index formula based on ... any attempt to construct a single nation-wide index for dairy feed costs and IOFC margins can at best ... designed to smooth out the fluctuation in milk prices and feed costs separately or as an index of IOFC.  ...

  8. Dairy Commodity and Milk Price Outlook

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-17-issue-4/dairy-commodity-and-milk-price-outlook

    back could be rather swift.  Some good news is that latest Global Dairy Trade Index, a composite price ... index of the eight traded dairy commodities, trading on September 1, is up 10.1% and this follows a 15% ...

  9. Genetically Modified Organisms- Feeds and the Food Chain

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-8-issue-1/genetically-modified-organisms-feeds-and-food-chain

    (http://www.monsantodairy.com/about/general_info/index.html). The US has among the most efficient food production system and the most safe food supply. It will ...

  10. Southern Ohio Corn at Risk for Stewart's Wilt

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/southern-ohio-corn-risk-stewarts-wilt

    Extension appointment. Ohio State specialists use a "flea beetle index"-- the sum of the average ... subsequent risk of Stewart's wilt. Index values less than 90 indicate negligible disease threat, 90-95 ... disease threat. For locations monitored in southern Ohio-- Columbus, Oxford, Jackson and Piketon-- index ...

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