Plant wheat following soybeans. A three-year rotation of corn-soybean-wheat appears to be optimum for sustained yield of all three crops. Crop rotation is the most effective method to reduce pathogen populations that affect the three crops in the sequence ...
High-Quality Seed and Seed Treatment
Purchase only high-quality seed that has been thoroughly cleaned to remove shriveled kernels and that has a germination of 90 percent or better. All seed should be treated with a seed-treatment fungicide to control seed-borne diseases such as loose smut, ...
The Ohio Wheat Performance Test is conducted annually to measure yield and other agronomic characteristics important to producers. Information on wheat variety performance can be obtained in the annual Ohio Wheat Performance Test, Ohio State University H ...
Specific chemical weed control recommendations can be found in the Weed Control Guide, Extension Bulletin 789, available at all County Extension offices and online at CFAES publications at: estore.osu-extension.org/. ...
Insect pests in soybean are sporadic but can be yield-limiting when their populations do build. It is difficult to predict when and where insects may become a problem in soybean, so regular scouting is important. Timely foliar insecticide applications at ...
Northwest Ohio Corn-Soybean Day
The annual Northwest Ohio Corn & Soybean Day is scheduled for Friday, January 20 in Founders Hall at Sauder Village in Archbold from 8:00 am to 2:45 pm. The program has a variety of speakers, farmer/retailer re-certification credits and 30 exhibitors ...
Ohio Certified Crop Adviser Pre-Exam Preparation Class
January 11-12, 2023 Are you interested in becoming a Certified Crop Adviser (CCA), but are intimidated by the exams? You should consider attending the Ohio CCA Pre-Exam Preparation Class offered by Ohio State University Extension on January 11-12, 2023 at ...
Early Bird Deadline Approaching for Ohio Organic Grains Conference
This Friday, December 9 th, is the deadline for early bird registration for the Ohio Organic Grains Conference www.go.osu.edu/organicgrainsreg. The event will be held in Archbold, OH on January 4-5, 2023. If you have been thinking about ways to take your ...
Ohio Corn Performance Test (OCPT) – 2022 Results Available
The purpose of the Ohio Corn Performance Test (OCPT) is to evaluate corn hybrids for grain yield and other important agronomic characteristics. Results of the test can assist farmers in selecting hybrids best suited to their farming operations and product ...
2022 Ohio Soybean Performance Trials- Yield Results Available Online as Sortable Tables
The 2022 Ohio Soybean Performance Trials is now available online at: https://ohiocroptest.cfaes.osu.edu/soy2022/default.asp The web-based version of the trial data includes sortable tables, and the information can also be downloaded as a spreadsheet. The ...