Temperatures are Still Cool
These warm days have the engines warming for an early planting but the soil temperatures from around the state are highly variable and still on the cool side. From the weather stations at the branches, these are the soil temperatures at 2.5 inches, from ...
Master Gardeners Spring Plant Sale
Greene County Master Gardeners Spring Plant Sale Saturday, May 14th 10:00 am- 1:00 pm Greene County Extension 100 Fairground Rd. Xenia, Oh 45385 View the MG Spring Plant Sale flyer here Lots of vegetables, perennials, house plants, herbs, gently love ...
Lee Elected Fellow of American Association for the Advancement of Science
Ken Lee, a professor in The Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, has been elected Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Lee joins four other Ohio State faculty members who w ...
The Big Data Confusion: Part 2- Education
This week’s topic in “The Big Data Confusion” series touches on the importance of education. According to the Privacy and Security Principles for Farm Data, “ Grower education is valuable to ensure clarity between all parties and stakeholders. Grower org ...
When is the Best Time to Apply N to Wheat
For any N application the question to ask is, “When does the crop need N?” Wheat does not require large amounts of N until stem elongation/jointing (Feekes Growth Stage 6), which is the middle or the end of April depending on the location in the state and ...
On Farm Research Tools
Here are some tools that can help you conduct your own on-farm research. Statistics and Agricultural Research Random Number Generator (outside link) Data Analysis Tool (excel spreadsheet) Degrees of Freedom Calculator (excel spreadsheet) ...
C.O.R.N. Newsletter 2006-15
May 30, 2006- June 6, 2006 Tammy Dobbels In This Issue: Corn Replanting Considerations Using Bt Corn Borer Protection in Late Planting Armyworm in Corn Leaf Rust on Wheat Potato Leafhopper on Alfalfa Pythium on Corn and Soybeans Raising Corn or Weeds? Soy ...
C.O.R.N. Newsletter 2006-22
July 18, 2006- July 25, 2006 Jim Skeeles In This Issue: Phytophthora Stem Rot is Prevalent in Many Areas Detecting and Managing Leaf Diseases of Corn Sprouting and Moldy Wheat Wheat Varieties Suitable for 15-inch Rows and for Relay Intercropping Time to S ...
C.O.R.N. Newsletter 2007-31
September 17, 2007- September 24, 2007 Andy Kleinschmidt In This Issue: Fertilizing Established Alfalfa Stands This Fall Evaluating Corn Hybrid Demonstration Plots in 2007 Prepare Grain Bins and Harvesting Equipment Now for Fall Harvest Modified Relay Int ...