Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 5
(green) and four-inch (blue) soil temperatures for spring 2023. Soil type and location of measurements ... opportunities for showers and storms persisting through Sunday. Highs will remain in the mid 70s to low 80s, ... (CFAES) Agricultural Research Stations located throughout the state. What a raw way to start the month of ...
How to obtain a Level 2 ServSafe Certificate?
Food safety training provides managers, operators, and owners with accurate, up-to ... speed at a time that works for your schedule. Once training is completed, take an in-person proctored ...
May is here, planting considerations for corn and soybean
According to the USDA-NASS report for the week ending 04/23/23, 6% of Ohio’s soybean and 6% of Ohio’s corn ... Similarly, grain yield can decrease to 1.75 bu/acre per day for corn if planted after the end of April. ... recommended plant populations (or final stand) have ranged from 24,000 to 34,000+ plants per acre. Adjusting ...
Interested in Soil Health? Learn together with OSU Extension
results from this effort will be used to guide recommendations for improving soil health on Ohio farms. ... Soil organic matter ranged from 0.1 to 9.8% for these soils, with 50% of the values falling below and ... respiration and 4.4 g/kg for soil protein. To learn more about previous soil health work visit: ...
Changes Ahead with Potential El Niño
what happens from May to August in those developing eastern Pacific El Niño years since 1950 for ... After a dry late summer and autumn of 2022, winter turned wetter to offset that dry period. ... However, in April 2023, we turned a bit drier again. The main thing we need to monitor closely now is ...
We are still very early, but if crop stands are a concern…
first planting and plants from replanting (at angle) in Ohio. According to the USDA-NASS report for the ... for planting season this year. Follow more planting and other Agronomic Crop Updates here (C.O.R.N. ... abiotic) can lead to reduced stands in planted fields. Factors to consider are imbibitional chilling, frost ...
Drones for Spraying Pesticides- Part 2: Opportunities and Challenges
https://pested.osu.edu/sites/pested/files/imce/FABE-540.pdf Drift; spray; pesticide application ... easy-to-operate drones for spraying pesticides is currently underway. They are lightweight but powerful enough to ... attractive option to many mainly for the six opportunities they provide: 1) The topography do not allow the ...
April 11, 2023- Top 5 Considerations for Preserving Food
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 4
mid- to upper 50s. Figure 1: Daily average air temperature (dashed red), two-inch (green) and ... 30 th and 70 th percentile compared to historical conditions (Figure 2-right). For more complete ... four-inch (blue) soil temperatures for spring 2023. Soil type and location of measurements (under sod or ...
Planning Your Winter Annual Cereal Grain Forage Harvest
of which lead to a decline in quality. TDN which is one measure of energy was the highest for wheat ... The greatest challenge with winter annual cereal forages for many producers is managing harvest ... timing to maximize quality with spring rainfall events that not only delay custom harvesters but also ...