Conservation Tillage & Technology Conference
participants to this annual conference looking for ways to increase crop production efficiencies while ... discussed for keeping the nutrients in the field where they can increase crop yields, while helping to keep ... the CTC aren't enough for you, make plans to attend a day early to participate in the biofuels ...
Scab Risk Continues to be Low, but Rain is in the Forecast
For wheat flowering today, May 27, the risk of scab is low, according to the prediction took. ... things may change for fields in the Northern half of the state that are likely to reach anthesis later ... the prediction tool to assess the risk for scab over the next 7 to 10 days, and be prepared to apply ...
Interested parties asked to provide input on National Bioengineered Food Standard
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Scout Corn for Western Bean Cutworm and Western Corn Rootworm
should watch out for. However, both need to be scouted before tank mixing an insecticide with ... go down). This is the time period when producers will want to scout for egg masses on the upper 2-3 ... had economic damage from WBC, it is still important to look for the presence of eggs before any ...
Adjusting Corn Management Practices for a Late Start
temperatures than normal. As prospects for a timely start to spring planting diminish, growers need to reassess ... somewhat this year due to delayed planting, but effects of soil compaction can reduce yield for years to ... best option for planting on time this year. Field seedbed preparation should be limited to leveling ...
Soybean Aphid Prediction for 2015
soybean aphids on buckthorn, their overwintering host (see figure). It is still too early to know for ... sure, but it does seem to be setting up for soybean aphids to be present in 2015. Over the next few ... aphids came on late, and most soybeans made it to R6 before aphids reached threshold. Second is that ...
Foliar Diseases Already Showing up in Corn
favorable range like they have been (70 to 90 F for GLS and 66 to 80 F for NCLB). Northern Corn Leaf ... the weather continues to be favorable for disease development, some fields and some hybrids could ... certainly be infected early and could suffer yield reduction if not treated. Continue to scout fields for ...
First Generation of Roundup Ready Soybean Trait Patent Set to Expire in 2015
be little incentive for companies to invest in research and development of new technologies. For ... The first generation of the RoundUp Ready® (RR1) soybean trait patent is set to expire in 2015. ... This means that farmers can save seed with the RR1 trait for replant in spring 2015 if there are no ...
Ponding Effects on Corn
should be prepared to rotary hoe to break up the crust to promote emergence. For corn that’s emerged, ... discolored and softening). Look for new leaf growth 3 to 5 days after water drains from the field. Disease ... appreciable rainfall, many fields in NE and NW Ohio received up to 3 to 4 inches of rain resulting in ...
Ohio EPA sues Rover Pipeline for polluting state waters
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