Ohio Corn: What to Do About Nitrogen Fertilizer This Year?

🕔Jul 5, 2019The persistent rain this year may force many growers to sidedress their nitrogen in corn much later than what is considered normal. Other growers may be supplementing their earlier N […]

Ohio: Western ARS Agronomy Field Day, South Charleston, July 17

🕔Jul 5, 2019The Western Agricultural Research Station Agronomy Field Day will be held July 17. The station is mostly planted but everything went in on the edge – as you saw it […]

Ohio: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Floods

🕔Jul 3, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated two Ohio counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Morgan and Muskingum counties who suffered losses caused by excessive rainfall and flooding that occurred […]

Ohio Corn: A Crop of Many Colors – What’s the Cause?

🕔Jun 26, 2019As corn is emerging and beginning to grow, we are again seeing many colors present. In any given field, corn can appear dark green in sections, while other sections are […]

Ohio Corn: Is Your Crop Leaning?

🕔Jun 26, 2019I have received several reports of corn leaning because of the high winds we have experienced recently along with the heavy rains. It is not uncommon for young plants to […]

Ohio Weather: Expect Wetness to Continue Through July

🕔Jun 25, 2019After a wet start to the last week of June, we will see some drying for the second half of the week. As a dome of warm air builds aloft, […]

Ohio Soybeans: How to Differentiate Flooding Injury, Root Rots in 2019

🕔Jun 25, 2019A month or summer’s worth of rain has fallen in many areas of Ohio in June – and we aren’t even finished planting.  Many fields that were planted were under […]

Ohio Soybeans: How Will Wet Weather Affect Stands?

🕔Jun 25, 2019Saturated soils after soybean planting can cause uneven emergence and stand reductions of varying extent depending on the stage of the soybean plant and other environmental factors including temperature and […]

Ohio Corn: What Can We Expect from Ponding, Saturated Soils?

🕔Jun 14, 2019Persistent rains during May and early June have resulted in ponding and saturated soils in many Ohio corn fields and led to questions concerning what impact these conditions will have […]

Ohio Corn: Will Planting Delays Require Switching Hybrid Maturities?

🕔May 17, 2019According to the USDA/NASS, for the week ending May 5, only 2% of Ohio’s projected corn acreage was planted – compared to 20% last year and 27% for the five-year […]

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