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Ohio: Soil Health Workshop, Ottawa, Jan. 4-5

Ohio: Soil Health Workshop, Ottawa, Jan. 4-5

👤By Beth Scheckelhoff, Ohio State University 🕔Dec 5, 2017

The two-day Soil Health Workshop provides farmers and landowners with an in-depth look at factors that contribute to long-term soil health. The workshop will be held January 4 and 5 at the Putnam County Extension Office – 1206 East Second St.,

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Ohio Corn: 5 Considerations for Selecting Hybrids for 2018

Ohio Corn: 5 Considerations for Selecting Hybrids for 2018

👤By Peter Thomison, Ohio State University Extension Specialist 🕔Dec 5, 2017

Hybrid selection is one of the most important management decisions a corn grower makes each year. It’s a decision that warrants a careful comparison of performance data. It should not be made in haste or based on limited data. Planting

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Oklahoma: Red River Crops Conference, Altus, Jan. 17-18

Oklahoma: Red River Crops Conference, Altus, Jan. 17-18

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Nov 27, 2017

The fifth annual Red River Crops Conference is set for Jan. 17-18 at the Southwest Technology Center, 711 W. Tamarack Road, Altus, Oklahoma. “Planning for Success – Crop Production Information Designed for Southwest Oklahoma and the Texas Rolling Plains,” will be

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Ohio: Precision Ag – Making Use of Yield Data for Post-Harvest Analysis

Ohio: Precision Ag – Making Use of Yield Data for Post-Harvest Analysis

👤By Elizabeth Hawkins, Kaylee Port, and John Fulton, Ohio State University Extension Specialists 🕔Nov 21, 2017

As the number of tools and services utilizing precision ag data to aide in decision making continues to increase, the importance of having quality data is also increasing. Most producers understand the importance of yield monitor calibration for generating accurate

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West Ohio Agronomy Day, Fort Loramie, Jan. 8

West Ohio Agronomy Day, Fort Loramie, Jan. 8

👤By Debbie Brown, Ohio State University CCA 🕔Nov 21, 2017

West Ohio Agronomy Day will be held on Monday, January 8 at St. Michael’s Hall in Fort Loramie (Shelby County), from 8:30 am-4 pm. This is our annual Recertification Program for Private Pesticide Applicators and will also include the one-hour Fertilizer Applicator

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Ohio Harvest: Managing Soil Compaction with Continued Rain Delays

Ohio Harvest: Managing Soil Compaction with Continued Rain Delays

👤By Elizabeth Hawkins, Kaylee Port, and John Fulton, Ohio State University Extension Specialists 🕔Nov 7, 2017

Waiting for optimal field conditions may no longer be an option with harvest lagging behind the trending pace due to delayed planting and recent wet weather. Observation data from the CoCoRaHS network indicated weekend storms brought nearly 3 inches of

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Ohio: Fall Manure Application Tips

Ohio: Fall Manure Application Tips

👤By Glen Arnold, CCA, and Kevin Elder, Ohio State University Extension Specialist 🕔Oct 18, 2017

With warmer than normal weather forecast for the next couple of weeks, corn and soybean harvest in Ohio is expected to get back on track. Livestock producers and commercial manure applicators soon will be applying both liquid and solid manure

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Ohio Corn: Field Drying and Harvest Losses

Ohio Corn: Field Drying and Harvest Losses

👤By Peter Thomison, Ohio State University Extension Specialist 🕔Oct 18, 2017

According to the USDA/NASS as of Sunday, Oct. 15, 21 percent of Ohio’s corn was harvested for grain, compared to 34 percent for last year and 32 percent for the five-year average. Wet weather delayed corn harvest across the state

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Ohio Harvest: Good Weather Conditions This Week, Not So Much Next Week

Ohio Harvest: Good Weather Conditions This Week, Not So Much Next Week

👤By Jim Noel, National Weather Service 🕔Oct 18, 2017

Temperatures into November: The warmer than normal weather pattern will continue. However, it appears we will get a burst of colder weather next week. Confidence in the temperature forecast is high. Precipitation: We will be slowly transitioning from the drier first

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Ohio Corn: Ear Disorders Appearing in Fields

Ohio Corn: Ear Disorders Appearing in Fields

👤By Peter Thomison, Ohio State University Extension Specialist 🕔Oct 10, 2017

In recent weeks, I have received several reports of abnormal ear development in corn fields which are near or at harvest maturity. Affected plants in these fields exhibit varying degrees of ear development with little or no kernel formation. Some

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