Grant feeds effort to convert food waste into valuable products
economic value and causing significant environmental harm. A team of researchers from The Ohio State ... contributes to the circular economy approach where useful material, once seen as waste, is recycled back into ... the supply chain to create new products. The project's focus is on the waste generated by ...
And Now….There’s No Rain – Reminders About Residual Herbicides
emerge at or just below the soil surface, but not larger-seeded weeds that can emerge from ... deeper. Herbicide on the soil surface will usually become active once enough rain occurs, even if it doesn't ... most damage to emerged soybean. The good news here is that we have effective POST herbicides to remedy ...
Lep Monitoring Network Update #3 – Trap Counts for BCW, AMW and ECB-IA
The Ohio LEP Network is continuing to monitor moth pests across Ohio. For our third week of ... (ECB) IA & NY moths across Ohio. These insects’ larval stages are common pests in Ohio for crops and ... that migrate from southern regions into Ohio as temperatures increase and can cause various issues in ...
Changes Ahead with Potential El Niño
near normal in southern Ohio and below normal in northern Ohio. The latest U.S. climate model indicates ... El Niño very soon. There are two types of El Niño events, ones in the eastern equatorial Pacific near ... South America (almost directly south of Ohio) and the other in the central equatorial Pacific Ocean more ...
If You Planted and Heavy Rainfall Affected Your Fields…
According to the USDA-NASS report for the week ending 05/14/23, 26% of Ohio’s corn and 28% of ... Ohio’s soybean acres were planted. About 8% of corn and soybean was reported emerged. Ohio’s planting ... 1. Plant stands of recently emerged and early planted corn in Ohio under surplus water conditions. ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 5
NOAA/NWS/Ohio River Forecast Center show temperatures leaning toward cooler than average with near normal ... maximum daytime soil temperatures near 70. Figure 2: (Left) Total precipitation over the 7-day period of ... Calculated soil moisture percentiles as of 5/7/2023 according to the Climate Prediction Center. Much of Ohio ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 10
each of the plot locations: Wooster, Northwest, and Western Ohio. Battle For the Belt Location Updates ... May 11 th 63°F 66°F Northwest, Wood County May 11 th 66° F 67° F The first ... Growing Degree Days (GDDs). Information from CFAES Weather System: https://weather.cfaes.osu.edu/. ...
Bumble Bee Pollination in Tomato Greenhouses
Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology; The Ohio State University Bumble bees are managed ... caregivers of the new brood. Toward the end of the colony cycle, new queens and drones will emerge and ... followed eventually by new daughter queens and males called “drones” (Schmid-Hempel et al., 2019). The ...
Faculty Awarded Grant to Integrate Sustainability into Engineering Education
The Ohio State University Department of Food, Agricultural, and Biological Engineering (FABE) ... Sours' work to develop new curriculum in the Engineering for Sustainable Development domain will begin ...
2023 Western Ohio Wheat Field Day
Join us for the 2023 Western Ohio Wheat Field Day on June 13 at the Western Agricultural Research ... and nitrogen management. The field day is sponsored by Ohio Corn and Wheat. When: Tuesday, June 13; ... more information, please contact Laura Lindsey (email@example.com). Field Day ...