May is here, planting considerations for corn and soybean
May is here, and the planting season will speed up with better weather in the coming days/weeks. According to the USDA-NASS report for the week ending 04/23/23, 6% of Ohio’s soybean and 6% of Ohio’s corn acres were planted. Relative to the 5-year average ...
FABE Post-Doctoral Scholar Places Third in 2023 CFAES Research Forum Poster Competition
Srishti Gaur, a post-doctoral scholar in the Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering (FABE), placed third in the 2023 CFAES Research Forum Poster Competition last month for her project, contributing to a National Science Foundation (N ...
USRW modeling project
202 Asmita Murumkar Friday, May 19, 2023- 1:00pm to 3:00pm ...
2023 Pawpaw Conference
The 2023 Pawpaw Conference will provide a blend of research and insight via producers from multiple states. The conference will take place at the Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center in Columbus on May 20. If you decide to come, I think you will r ...
Graduate student recognized for exceptional leadership
Join SENR in congratulating Iresha Jayasinghe, who was named a recipient of the 2022-2023 Graduate Associate Leadership Award. The Graduate Associate Leadership Award (GALA) is Ohio State’s recognition of the exceptional leadership provided by graduate st ...
Homecoming Weekend 2023
Save the dates for Homecoming, including CFAES Homecoming celebration on October 6-7, 2023. ...
EPN Breakfast- Tuesday, July 11: Breakfast with the Birds: Advocacy and Conservation in Urban Green Spaces
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 4
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Cooler weather remained in place this past week with temperatures running 2-6°F below average. Overall, daily average soil temperatures are slightly warmer than they were last week (Figure 1). Northern locations are hovering ...
On Our Watchlist: Seedcorn Maggot and Alfalfa Weevil
There are two insect pests in particular that we’re wary of at the moment: Seedcorn maggot (in corn and soybean) and alfalfa weevil. Seedcorn maggot is most likely to be a problem in fields where cover crops or other green vegetation has been disked in, ...
Cover Crops Roundtable