Late planting reduces the cultural practice options for row spacing, seeding rate, and variety maturity. The row spacing for June planting should be no greater than 7.5 inches. Appropriate seeding rates for the first half of June are about 200,000 to 225, ...
The date of planting has more effect on soybean grain yield than any other production practice. The results of a two-year planting date study conducted in Clark County, Ohio are shown in Figure 5-2. Yield loss resulting from delayed planting ranges from 1 ...
Part-time student research position!
Dr. Soledad Benitez Ponce and her team are looking for a motivated undergraduate student to support their research program (part-time). Dr. Benitez Ponce and her team study plant-associated bacteria and communities of other microorganisms within agricultu ...
Corn & Soybean Virus Lab Job Opening
We are looking for a part-time lab/greenhouse helper for the spring semester. 10-15 hours/week, pay is $15/hour. Tasks include washing glassware, making buffers, planting, etc. We are located in Selby Hall on the CFAES Wooster campus. If interested, pleas ...
Tillage disrupts soil aggregates, and repeated disruption destroys soil structure. It also causes a long-term decline in soil organic matter, which further destabilizes soil structure. Tillage disrupts the continuity of large soil pores and restricts the ...
Crop rotation is the most effective pest control practice available to crop producers. The sequence of crops grown in a field affects the productivity of each crop. Research from most Midwest states indicate that a soybean crop following a crop other than ...
LEAD Series: Leadership and Community Engagement
LEAD is a series of open workshops available to all Ohio State students. Our goal is to make leadership more accessible and inclusive to students throughout the year. ...
Save the Date: Equine Open House
The Equine Facilities and Management class is putting on a field day for you at the ATI Equine Center! It will be an education and fun day for all. No horse experience required. Mark your calendars for March 4 th at 12 Pm! ...
Conservation Tillage & Technology Conference March 14-15 in Ada
The Conservation Tillage & Technology Conference (CTC) will be held in- person March 14-15 at Ohio Northern University in Ada. This year’s conference will feature David Hula, four-time winner of the National Corn Growers Association Yield Contest and ...
‘Warm’ Winter Days…What This Means for Wheat
Across Ohio, the average air temperature was 8-10°F warmer in January and February (so far) (Table 1). Due to these warmer winter temperatures, wheat may appear greener than usual and also raises the question, “Will the vernalization requirement be met?” ...