In-Field and Edge-of-Field Conservation Practice Field Day
This field day will cover topics related to in-field and edge-of-field conservation practices, ... such as two-stage ditch construction and use, cover crops, and the use of Phosphorus filters to manage ... discussing water management and in-field practice research results. Four breakout sessions will allow for ...
Weed Management in Dry Conditions
apply POST herbicides when weeds are small or to hold out for some rain. Weeds are most effectively ... are more difficult to control especially if the stress-inducing conditions persist. For this reason, ... Rain will still be needed to incorporate later-applied residual herbicides into the soil profile. POST ...
Consideration for Corn N Management under Dry Soil Conditions
N gets to the root system for uptake. Mass flow is the primary mechanism for nitrogen (also sulfur, ... conditions, we have limited opportunities for rainfall to move N into position for uptake. The goal should be ... often affect root growth, and so may make it harder for plants to take up the N that is in the soil. If ...
Weather Update: Heat Exacerbates Drying Trend
Saturday when highs reached the low to mid-90s across the state. Along with the heat came very dry air; for ... the rapidly changing conditions and update the US Drought Monitor for Ohio. Forecast Mainly dry ... for June 11-15, with near to leaning toward above-average precipitation (Figure 3). Climate averages ...
OSU Extension Water Quality Team to Host Regional Field Day Focusing on In-Field and Edge-of-Field Conservation Practices
Join the Ohio State University Extension Water Quality Team for a field day sponsored by The ... lunch provided at Oedy Farms, A256 Co Hwy 19, New Bavaria, OH. Registration begins at 8:30 AM on the ... morning of the event. The keynote speaker for this event will be Kevin King, USDA-ARS Research Lead and ...
Do Not Let Your Dairy Cows Strike Out this Summer
intestines, and lower blood glucose. A good on-farm method to evaluate heat stress for your dairy herd is to ... occurring. Count respirations for 30 seconds on 10 individual cows. Double that number to get respirations ... Nutrition Consultant Summertime brings thoughts of ice cream and baseball. The post-game little league event ...
2023 Dairy Hall of Service Recognition
many workshops, such as “So Your Dairy Client Wants to Expand”, dairy certificate programs for ... provided leadership to the Dairy Working Group, dairy articles in the Farm and Dairy, and constant updates ... Ohio State University In 1952, The Dairy Hall of Service was formed at The Ohio State University to ...
Employee Training Resources for Animal Care in the Dairy Industry
that leads to increased animal production, farm management efficiency, and a decreased need for the ... doesn’t have a training program setup or perhaps it may need to be updated, there are several resources ... cooperatives are enrolled in the program and have requirements for their producers to meet the program ...
And Now….There’s No Rain – Reminders About Residual Herbicides
to go uncontrolled. A two POST application strategy may therefore be most effective for season-long ... treatment, to control weeds that will start to emerge at that time. More time than this allows for weeds to ... needed for “activation”, or movement into the soil to reach germinating seeds. Most growers are applying ...
Dry Weather Impacts on Corn and Soybean Establishment and Wheat Grain Fill
be uniform, but this is not critically important for soybeans. Soybeans planted in mid to late April ... deeper into the soil profile to search for moisture. The crop can then “catch up” and put on compensatory ... on conditions as soybean fields progress through vegetative to reproductive stages. For more ...