Late Spring Dry Spell Underway
(Figure 1). Precipitation over the last 30- and 60-days is running 50-75% of normal across most of Ohio ... , with areas in northwest, northeast, and southwest Ohio down to as much as 25% of normal (dark orange ... precipitation this month. Along with low dewpoints and relative humidity, surface conditions are drying rapidly. ...
Planting Soybean in June: What Agronomic Practices Should I Adopt?
According to USDA-NASS, 66% of soybean acreage was planted in the USA by May 21, 2023. In Ohio ... , that number is similar, with 63% planted, and it is expected that the acreage planted will increase by ... soybean yield is maximized) for early and late June planting dates in western and northwest Ohio ...
Sidedressing Manure into Corn
equipment to side-dress corn. Spreading manure on the surface of corn fields can also capture most of the ... liquid manure nitrogen. Surface applying liquid manure to corn fields with a drag hose can occur any time ... shown that surface applying manure can produce corn yields about 20 bushels per acre less than ...
Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins, and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices
April F. White, Graduate Research Associate, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State ... University Milk Prices In the March issue, the Class III milk future for April was $19.63/cwt and May was ... of dairy nutrients for Ohio dairy farms, May 15, 2023. Economic Value of Feeds Results of the Sesame ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 12
Growing Degree Days (GDDS). Information from CFAES Weather System, https://weather.cfaes.osu.edu/. ... Minimum: 46°F (May 25) April 13 April 27 May 11 412 327 243 Northwest, Wood County Mean: 63 ° F Minim um: ... the full video playlist of Battle for the Belt on the Ohio State Agronomy YouTube Corn and soybean ...
Employee Training Resources for Animal Care in the Dairy Industry
animal care and welfare. As farms continue to bring in new personnel in the daily operations, we should ... information that is already developed by the National Dairy FARM Program created by the National Milk ... Dairy Stockmanship videos that could be used to educate new employees in proper handling. The list of ...
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 ...
Plot Twist: Time for a New Nozzle List
A few years ago, the Ohio State University Pesticide Safety Education Program put together a list ... nozzles are indicated by a footnote on the chart. For more information, please visit our website: ...
Do Not Let Your Dairy Cows Strike Out this Summer
impact. Consult with the online resources listed below for additional information on environmental and ... ://thedairylandinitiative.vetmed.wisc.edu/home/housing-module/adult-cow-housing/ventilation-and-heat-abatement/ https://www.ag.k-state.edu/outreach/ffa/Elanco%20Heat%20Abatement%20Guide.pdf https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-24-issue-4/recognizing-and-managing-heat-stress-dairy-cattle ...
Milk Price Modernization Proposals
Jason Hartschuh, Field Specialist, Dairy Management and Precision Livestock, Ohio State University ... IV, and 4) update the Class I differential pricing surface throughout the United States. The ... cheddar cheese in 40-lb blocks and 500-lb barrels. This information is used to calculate the prices of ...