On Our Watchlist: Seedcorn Maggot and Alfalfa Weevil
corn and soybean) and alfalfa weevil. Seedcorn maggot is most likely to be a problem in fields where ... cover crops or other green vegetation has been disked in, or manure applied, a handful of days previous ... to planting. The nice rotty smell attracts the adult flies to lay eggs in the soil, which hatch into ...
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 ...
ACEL Outstanding Students announced at annual banquet
Parker Sprit of ACEL Award, Benard Walumbe Congratulations to these ACEL Buckeyes for their work in and ...
KX Elevator Pitch: Jeremy Bruskotter explains changing perceptions of wildlife values
It's a short trip to the top of the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Building in the ... freight elevator. Can Jeremy Bruskotter, social scientist with the School for Environment and Natural ...
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 ...
Franklin County 4-H Camp
All youth, ages 8 and in 3rd grade through 13 (as of 1/1/), are invited to attend Franklin County ... swimming, hiking, team challenges, a climbing wall, campfires, crafts, and so much more! Click here for more ...
Farm On financial management course offers farmers, ranchers training to meet new program requirements
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 ...