Battle for the Belt: Episode 6
Episode 6 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DQq_7OePtNU I n Episode 6, we present a planting update. First, John Fulton from the Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering shares recommendations for ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 2
Soil Temperatures and Moisture With temperatures running 4-18°F (south to north) above average last week, daily average soil temperatures warmed considerably (Figure 1). Most locations around Ohio are reporting daily average two- and four-inch soil temper ...
Two Rate Nitrogen Trial- MRTN vs. MRTN (+50)
Ohio’s corn nitrogen recommendation tool is the Corn Nitrogen Rate Calculator (https://www.cornnratecalc.org/). The Ohio database has over 300 trials where four or more rates were applied to understand nitrogen response over various soils, hybrids, and we ...
Drones for Spraying Pesticides- Part 2: Opportunities and Challenges
Currently, there is tremendous interest in using drones to spray crop-protection products. Drones are now a viable option when choosing equipment to spray pesticides, and the number of companies offering drone spraying services is rapidly increasing in Oh ...
AEDECON 8202 This course will focus on the application of financial theories to agricultural economics. Topics include asset pricing, capital structure, capital budgeting, risk, financial stress, and financial institutions. Prereq: 7140, Econ 8714, and 87 ...
Urban Orchard Fruit Tree Pruning Clinic
Join Eric Barrett and the orchard caretakers to learn about pruning, taking, fertilization, and general care of fruit trees in an urban setting. The free event will cover all the basics. Bring your questions and a lawn chair If you want to sit in the orch ...
Advanced Agribusiness Finance
AEDECON 4103 Advanced financial management for farm businesses, agribusinesses, and cooperatives: financial analysis, time value of money, capital budgeting, risk and return, portfolio analysis, credit evaluation, and risk management. Prereq or concur: 31 ...
Comparative Challenges to Economic Development: Sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America, and China
AEDECON 4534 An introductory survey course of issues shaping economic development in Sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America, and China, such as: population growth, agricultural development, industrialization, trade, structural adjustment, and environmental iss ...