4-H Youth Board
Battle for the Belt
Which crop should be planted first, corn or soybean? We will address these questions (and more!) weekly during the growing season with a series of short videos. Watch Episode 1 here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0U2vPdtEVc https://agcrops.osu.edu/news ...
Backyard Vegetable Gardening
Planning to grow your own vegetables? Jumpstart your garden success with this informative seminar. More Information and registration: Click Here ...
Advisors are categorized by specialization. Please click on the advisor's name to view their profile in a new window. Agricultural Communication Dr. Emily Buck- Advises M.S. and Ph.D. Dr. Cara Lawson- Advises M.S. and Ph.D. Dr. Annie Specht- Advise ...
Selling Cottage Foods at the Farmers Market
Ohio 4-H Week!
Did you know that March 5-11, 2023 is Ohio 4-H Week?! See the attached flyers for ideas on how to celebrate, themed days through out the week, and information on how YOU can win a special treat for your entire club! 4-H Week Flyer and Information 4-H Sp ...
Weather Update: Transitioning to Spring: Will Spring-like Weather Continue?
Summary Not to be outdone by January, February temperatures have been much above normal as well. Figure 1 shows that much of the state will end the month with temperatures about 5-10°F above the long-term average (1991-2020). Locations such as Dayton and ...
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 ...
Disease is one of the major factors limiting wheat yield and quality in Ohio and other Midwestern states. Yield losses as high as 30 to 50 percent are not uncommon in fields planted with susceptible varieties under disease-favorable conditions. Effective ...
Nutrient Value of Wheat Straw
The nutrient value of wheat straw is influenced by several factors including weather, variety, and cultural practices. Thus, the most accurate value requires sending a straw sample to an analytical laboratory. However, book value can be used to estimate ...