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 ...
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 ...
Ag in the Classroom
School Garden page on Growing Franklin. Tim posts a weekly update on what is growing indoors and outdoors ... Growing Together: A Guidebook for Teaching Garden-Based Science to Kids, which is designed for teaching ... practices at schools and early care and education sites. The Ohio Farm to School program is very active, ...
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 ...
Native Trees: Creating a Living Landscape
native trees and shrubs that create a living landscape for a variety of creatures ...
Ohio Woodland Stewards- Friday's Escape to the Forest Webinar on a Potential New Nemesis for Garlic Mustard? Identifying and Reporting a Newly Arrived Garlic Mustard Specialist Aphid- Lipaphis alliarae
plant. This webinar will teach participants how to find and identify Liaphis alliance, a garlic mustard ... specialist aphid native to Europe, and how to join the citizen science effort to report the aphid’s ...
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 ...