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 ...
Spring Plant Sale Fundraiser and Auctions
The Chadwick Arboretum & Learning Gardens presents its annual Spring Plant Sale Fundraiser and Auction. Visitors can peruse a selection of about 16,000 new, unusual, and tried and true edible and ornamental plants, as well as garden planters, vendors, ...
RANK: SOPHOMORE MAJOR: ANIMAL SCIENCES HOMETOWN: Chester, OH What’s your favorite thing about Ohio State? Something I love about OSU is the connections that can be made and the lively atmosphere (especially during THE football season). Fun Fact: I playe ...
RANK: SOPHOMORE MAJOR: ANIMAL SCIENCES HOMETOWN: Brooklyn, NY What’s your favorite thing about Ohio State? My favorite thing about Ohio State is all of the opportunities that are available to students. Fun Fact: I speak French fluently! In one sentence ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 5
Episode 5 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ALm1dGTF_9A In Episode 5, learn about corn and soybean germination and emergence, imbibitional chilling, and cold injury… All are important considerations for early plantin ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 1
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Following the second warmest winter on record (1895-2023) and near to above average temperatures throughout March, soil temperatures started April off in the low to mid 50s but have since dropped back into the mid-40s to aro ...