Drought Stress On Turfgrass Is Underway
It has been unseasonably dry in Ohio over the last month, as we have received ~2 inches less rainfall across the state compared to the 30-year normal. As a result, the U.S. Drought Monitor (droughtmonitor.unl.edu) has much of Ohio under “Abnormally Dry” c ...
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Performance featured on NPR
wbur's HERE & NOW on NPR features a segment on the recent performances of oral histories, set up as eulogies in "Calling Hours." CALLING HOURS is a theatrical memorial written and performed to pay tribute to the generations of coal-ener ...
New members of the Honorary 100 inducted
Four champions of Ohio's environment were recognized at the Environmental Professionals Network breakfast and field-tour event on June 5, 2023. Held on World Environment Day, the event recognized Jon Gerken, John O'Meara, Ric Queen, and Dorothy ...
Forecast for Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie 2023
Stone Laboratory and Ohio Sea Grant at The Ohio State University will host a live web event for NOAA’s annual HABs Forecast for western Lake Erie on June 29 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET. In addition to the official forecast, the event will feature spring nut ...
AgTech Innovation Hub accelerates climate-risk research
From soaring summer temperatures and milder winters, to increased flooding and more persistent pests, climate change poses a serious hazard to agriculture across the United States. To accelerate research focused on addressing and understanding these clim ...
Weed Management in Dry Conditions
This article is written with the hopes that relaying some information about management in a dry pattern will bring on some rain. If that doesn’t work, below are some reminders and considerations for weed control in dry conditions. To wait or not to wait – ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 13
Episode 13 of Battle for the Belt is now available: In Episode 13, we have a conversation with Dr. Kelley Tilmon, Field Crop Entomology State Specialist, about pests in soybean and corn. A field update is also given by CFAES farm managers as well as a ...
LEP Monitoring Network Update #5 – Trap Counts for BCW, AMW, and ECB (IA & NY)
Introduction The Ohio LEP Network is continuing to monitor moth pests across Ohio counties. For our fifth week of monitoring, we are reporting the numbers for black cutworm (BCW), true armyworm (AMW), and European corn borer (ECB) IA & NY moths across ...
OSU Extension Water Quality Team to Host Regional Field Day Focusing on In-Field and Edge-of-Field Conservation Practices
Join the Ohio State University Extension Water Quality Team for a field day sponsored by The Nature Conservancy on Thursday, July 20 th, 2023. The event is being held in collaboration with Michigan State University Extension, USDA-ARS, and Cargill. This f ...