Pollinator Ratings in Soybean Varieties
Soybean plants are self-pollinating and do not require insects for pollination. However, soybean fields can provide important floral resources for pollinators, and there is some evidence of pollination by bees improving soybean yield. In 2022, we screened ...
2023 Weed Control Guide
Looking for a last-minute gift for the upcoming holiday season? What better than the gift of the latest weed control recommendations! The 2023 Weed Control Guide for Ohio, Indiana, Illinois and Missouri is now available for purchase here: https://extensio ...
Weather Update: Coldest Christmas in Decades?
Summary After a warm start to December, with temperatures running 2-5°F above the long-term average (1991-2020), more winter-like weather has settled into the region. Temperatures this past week were cooler than average, supporting some light snow showe ...
Precision University- Automating Agriculture: The Future of Farming
The landscape in agriculture is changing quickly as automation technologies are becoming available. Join us to learn about the potential benefits to your operation and the challenges and regulations the industry is facing. Please plan to join us for all t ...
Climate &... Webinar Series
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Successful corn production requires an understanding of the various management practices and environmental conditions affecting crop performance. Planting date, seeding rates, hybrid selection, tillage, fertilization, and pest control all influence corn y ...
Small Grain Production
The major objective of a small grain production system is the interception, fixation, and storage of sunlight energy. The most important components of such a system are variety selection, timely planting, disease control and adequate fertilization. The ef ...
The major objective of a crop production system is the interception, fixation, and storage of sunlight energy. There are many components of a system that will accomplish that objective. The most important are early planting, narrow rows, productive variet ...
Production of Other Small Grain Species
Fertilizer recommendations for the other small grain species are provided in Tables 6-12 through 6-14. Insect control recommendations can be found in Extension Bulletin 545, Insect Pests of Field Crops. Table 6-12: Recommended Nitrogen for Small Grains ...