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 ...
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
Battle for the Belt: Episode 8
Episode 8 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://youtu.be/7e12wChuUrg In Episode 8, we talk with Dr. Shawn Conley, the soybean specialist at the University of Wisconsin- Madison and receive a planting date update from all three of our Battle for ...