NEW!!!! Livestock Judging Team
livestock judging, succeeding in placings and reasons on the national level. Seth now frequently serves as ... swine judge on the state and national level. “I not only want to make a competitive livestock judging ...
Calving Management in Dairy Herds: Timing of Intervention and Stillbirth
between dystocia and assisted birth. Assisted birth is defined as a birth in which assistance is required ... required during parturition) varies between studies, but it is generally higher in primiparous cows ... injury to the dam. 2,3 Training should provide clear information on how to identify animals at risk of ...
Using °Brix as an Indicator of Vegetable Quality: Linking Measured Values to Crop Management
often significant and immediate impacts on vegetable °Brix levels. In contrast, soil and crop nutrient ... timing or soil moisture levels also affect °Brix but in ways that may complicate management decisions. ... Production factors such as temperature and light levels and soil moisture and fertility status influence crop ...
Norovirus: A Different Type of Foodborne Illness
deaths are possible each year. Risk Factors Anyone can get Norovirus. The reason is that Norovirus is ... handles food is at risk of contaminating the food or making themselves sick. If 26% of the cases of ... completely eliminate microbial contamination, it helps to remove soil or waxes where organisms may be ...
Basic Estate Planning: Tax Basis if Property Is Transferred
difference between the market price of the sale, and what was charged as a gift. In addition, gift tax forms ... recipient of $13,000 per person per year. This annual exclusion has been indexed for inflation since 1998, ... or gain. His sale price was $100,000, so his gain was the difference between the base value or basis ...
Basic Estate Planning: Giving
Revenue Code as 50% organizations. It appears that the major difference between 50% and 30% organizations ... elect to have the gift split between the spouses. If this is done over a number of years, estates can be ... to a charitable organization rather than an exempt organization. There are 50% charitable ...
Reliance on moose as prey led to rare coyote attack on human
people or attraction to human food could have been a factor in the attack – instead, heavy snowfall, high ... relative risk that coyotes pose is pretty low, and even when you do have a conflict where a person is ... Mitchell’s death – into a detailed field study. Between 2011 and 2013, he and colleagues captured 23 adult ...
Wasted food – and land, labor, chemicals, water and energy.
moves from soil to stomach. Baruch College marketing expert Lauren Block and her colleagues call this ... highest-skilled staff at the final stages of production. Otherwise the companies risk losing all the value they ... like a single integrated firm that’s focused on maximizing profits. And consumers are not the highly ...
Gypsum for Agricultural Use in Ohio—Sources and Quality of Available Products
to elevated levels. Unwashed FGD by-products can have levels of B sufficiently high to result in ... Professor This fact sheet provides information on gypsum as a soil amendment, the sources and mineral ... metal content of gypsum samples. The Role of Gypsum as a Soil Amendment Gypsum is hydrated calcium ...
Natural Gas Drilling: Questions Residents and Local Leaders Should Be Asking
male, between the ages of twenty and forty, and represent a mix of ethnic backgrounds. The number of ... risk in times of financial change and uncertainty? Economic and Fiscal Changes With an estimated 141 ... a severance tax for natural gas in the amount of 2.5 cents per 1,000 cubic feet of gas removed from the soils ...