Battle for the Belt: Episode 5
Episode 5 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ALm1dGTF_9A In Episode 5, learn about corn and soybean germination and emergence, imbibitional chilling, and cold injury… All are important considerations for early plantin ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 1
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Following the second warmest winter on record (1895-2023) and near to above average temperatures throughout March, soil temperatures started April off in the low to mid 50s but have since dropped back into the mid-40s to aro ...
Enhanced Soil Carbon Farming as a Climate Solution: Pastures and Hayfields in Ohio
The Sustainable Agroecosystems Lab at The Ohio State University, Departments of Horticulture & Crop Science and Animals Sciences is seeking farmers to participate in an on-farm soil assessment to evaluate soil carbon sequestration under perennial past ...
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OSU’s Farm On financial management course released
A new online farm management course offered by The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) will help Ohio’s beginning farmers qualify for the requirements of the Ohio Department of Agriculture’s Beginning Fa ...
Alfalfa Weevil – Add it to Your Radar Screen
Even though some parts of Ohio have had a slow, cold spring, it’s still time to start thinking about alfalfa weevil scouting. Overwintered adults begin laying eggs when temperatures exceed 48°F. Peak larval activity and feeding damage occur between 325 ...
Agronomic Crops Team Receives Distinguished Multi-disciplinary Team Extension Award
https://hcs.osu.edu/news/agronomic-crops-team-receives-award_blank Marquee Slide Gray Marquee ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 4
Episode 4 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPPaWVMYmoQ I n Episode 4, Dr. Kelley Tilmon, Field Crop Entomologist, discusses the effect of planting date on slugs as well as some management tactics that can help to al ...
Cressleaf groundsel scouting
Much of the state is still wet and waiting for dry conditions to resume field activities. Scouting for weeds now can help spot any issues and plan for spring burndown programs. By late spring, it’s not uncommon to see many fields covered in yellow flowers ...