Cover Crop Spring Strategies Field Day *Minor* Location Change
The Cover Crop Spring Strategies Field Day scheduled for Wednesday, April 22nd will be held at the ... north of the field itself, but will allow for *inside* discussion away from the mud and the rain. ... from 2p to 7p to answer questions. This Field Day is being sponsored by OSU Extension Shelby, Mercer, ...
2015 Overholt Drainage School will be held March 16-20
and taught to provide continuing education for land improvement contractors, soil and water ... their knowledge of basic concepts, principles, and skills related to the purpose, design, layout, ... construction, and management of Soil and Water Conservation Systems. The School has been taught for over 50 ...
Hall Addresses 2015 State Food Policy Summit
Ohio together to foster awareness of food policy activities and possibilities at the state level. For ... OSU's Peggy Hall presented Engaging in the Food System--Challenges for Local Food Producers ...
COVER CROPS PLANTED AFTER CORN SILAGE
is critical for good forage growth in the fall and spring and to prevent the corn from turning yellow ... decompose, so next year’s corn crop is either second or third in line for soil nitrogen. To avoid yellow ... (no more than 2 inches deep), apply manure, and then harvest 3-5 wet tons (1.5 to 2.5 tons dry matter) ...
This Might end up being a Low Foliar Disease Year in Corn
concerned about the potential for major epidemics of these diseases in 2015. However, conditions have since ... spread to the upper leaves. Even NCLB, a disease known to affect the upper leaves during the last two ... months of the season, appears to be low in 2015. Typical lesions of GLS are rectangular in shape and are ...
Growing Season Adversely Affected Ear Development
are the last to be pollinated and cannot compete as effectively for nutrients as kernels formed ... Excessive rainfall (which contributed to N loss and poor root development) followed by late season ... kernel development is associated with variability in plant growth within fields that is related to ...
We have Nematodes in our Corn Fields
surveyed for plant-parasitic nematodes during the 2013 and 2014 growing seasons. In each year, soil samples ... identified and counted. Ten major morphological types were found, with populations ranging from 0 to 1,164 ... rotation practices. Dagger and ring nematodes tended to be more common in soil region 6, whereas lance, ...
Fulton Soybean College, February 17, 2015
IPM Go to http://fulton.osu.edu/news/2015-soybean-college for more information and to download ... Want to maximize your soybean production and profitability? Join OSU Extension in Fulton County ... workshop for Ohio Crop Producers that will help you become a more profitable soybean producer. This ...
HAS COOL WEATHER HURT CORN YIELD POTENTIAL?
daytime temperatures for corn are about 80 to 86 degrees F (and higher if moisture is plentiful at all ... molds to grow resulting in major mycotoxin problems for many farmers. Sources: Hoeft, R.G., E. D. ... occur in Ohio in July and August (especially at night) are often warmer than optimum for corn. The ideal ...
PrecisionAg Big Data Conference: Managing Your Most Elusive Farm Asset is Set for August 25, 2014
management practices for producers to decide what type of data partner is best for their business. · ... practices, and risk management to implement an improved production plan each year. Recently, advances in ... imagery have enabled new industries around the concept of Big Data which is aimed to help producers better ...