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  1. Isolation Requirements for Identity Preserved (IP) Non-GMO Corn Production

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4427

    as genetically engineered. Ohio producers of IP non-GMO corn, such as organic farmers, need to ... system, also known as the Ga1-s isolating mechanism. This is a naturally occurring gene in corn that ... PuraMaize gene system will quickly accept pollen from other PuraMaize plants and essentially block pollen ...

  2. Date of Planting

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4418

    of normal yields.  Planting should begin before the optimum date, if soil conditions will allow the ... also been performed to determine if various management practices need to be adjusted to optimize yield ... need to modify plant population for late plantings based solely on hybrid maturity. There are ...

  3. Weather Update: Coldest Christmas in Decades?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2022-42/weather-update-coldest-christmas-decades

    please visit the State Climate Office of Ohio.   Forecast High pressure will keep tranquil weather in ... place for Ohio through Wednesday. Temperatures will slowly modify from highs in the 20s and 30s on ... system will move into the region beginning on Thursday with rain showers developing Thursday afternoon. ...

  4. Hybrid Selection

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4410

    harvest moisture, and pest problems determine the need for such traits as drydown rate, disease ... on Specialty Corns). Will the corn be used for grain or silage? Will it be sold directly to the ...

  5. Corn Pest Management

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4424

    fields with a history of wireworms may need insecticidal seed treatments and soil insecticides which will ... Weed Control  A number of factors need to be considered when developing weed control programs for ... offices and online at CFAES publications at:  estore.osu-extension.org/. Insect Control  Many insects will ...

  6. Plant Populations and Seeding Rates

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4421

    that 30 inch center). You need 17 feet, 5 inches of row in 30 inch rows. Measure off 17.5 feet of row ... 31,000 to 32,000 seeds per acre will optimize yields in most Ohio production environments. For fields ... with low yield potential, final stands of 24,000 to 26,000 seeds per acre will probably be sufficient. ...

  7. The Amazing Race 4-H Polar SPIN Club

    https://franklin.osu.edu/events/amazing-race-4-h-polar-spin-club

    will participate in activities that include seeing actual ice cores and analyzing a sample ice core ... yourself, solve polar-themed challenges and more. A tour of a polar and climate research facility will be ... SPONSORS: Franklin County 4-H and Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center Contact Sue Hogan at ...

  8. Corn Growth and Development

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4409

    and whose tip is below the horizontal.  Typically, a  horizontal leaf  growth stage will be one to two ... varying amounts of leaf area destruction for several stages of development. Although this table was ... nitrogen “burn”). The most common damage from hail is loss of leaf area, although stalk breakage and ...

  9. Stalk Quality and Lodging

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4415

    important in areas where stalk rots are perennial problems, or where field drying is anticipated―i.e., ... plant. However the  Bt  trait will do little to minimize stalk rot and lodging in a hybrid characterized ...

  10. Days to Maturity Rating System

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/node/4412

    usually not an issue. For delayed planting or replanting hybrid selection needs, growers need more ...

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