Can Root-Knot Nematodes be a Problem in Ohio?
Don’t Miss Travis Faske’s Seminar on a Very Serious Pathogen of Soybean. Dr. Travis Faske, prestigious nematologist from University of Arkansas, will visit the Department of Plant Pathology at Ohio State University and give a seminar titled: “Root-Knot Ne ...
Early Spring Weed Identification
Winter annual, biennial, and perennial weeds are starting to become more noticeable up as fields green up across the state. Identification of these species can help in planning for spring burndown programs. OSU weed science has resources to help with ...
When and How Much Nitrogen to Apply to Wheat
Wheat has already reached green-up across the state so spring N may be applied anytime fields are fit. Keep in mind that research has shown no yield benefit to early N applications as long as the application was made by Feekes GS 6 (one visible node). (If ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 3
Episode 3 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tbj62wuyr-4 In Episode 3, Dr. Aaron Wilson, OSU Extension Ag Weather & Climate Field Specialist, provides a look at this week’s weather along with a season-long weather ...
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Topdressing Wheat with Liquid Swine Manure
With the month of March moving along, the topdressing of wheat fields with nitrogen fertilizer will soon start. Given the current fertilizer prices more livestock producers may be considering applying liquid swine manure as a top-dress for wheat The key t ...
Where Could the U.S.-Mexico GM Corn Dispute End Up?
Background to the Dispute The recent announcement by the Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) that it was requesting technical consultations with Mexico under the Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS) Chapter of the United States-Mexico-Canada ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 2
Episode 2 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://youtu.be/aEJrbkvoZzQ Timely corn and soybean planting is necessary to maximize crop yields. For soybean, we have seen approximately a 0.5 bushel per acre per day reduction in yield for each day so ...
Phosphorus Best Management Practices Field Day
Nutrient runoff and algal blooms are a growing problem while fertilizer costs are at an all-time high. Best Management Practice (BMP) Field Day is an event to address these problems and offer solutions for farmers, students, and community members interest ...