Ohio: 7 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Floods

🕔Sep 10, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated seven Ohio counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to two separate disaster events may be eligible for U.S. Department of […]

Ohio Soybeans: Late Season Foliar Diseases Have Started

🕔Sep 10, 2019Despite the late planting dates, we did not escape many of the late season diseases that attack soybeans. Sclerotinia stem rot – we found this disease in our research plots today […]

Ohio Corn: What’s Causing “Barbell” Ears?

🕔Sep 4, 2019Last week, I received reports of several ear oddities showing up in corn fields including the following: Shortened husk leaves with normal ears protruding beyond the husks Most corn fields […]

Ohio Corn: Watch for Earworms, Molds

🕔Aug 22, 2019There have been recent reports of high corn earworm populations in certain grain corn fields.  Corn earworm is a pest with many hosts including corn, tomatoes and certain legumes.  In […]

Ohio Soybeans: Frogeye Leaf Spot – Is It Worth Spraying in 2019?

🕔Aug 22, 2019Several reports over the last two weeks of heavy frogeye leaf spot pressure in some fields as well as low to moderate pressure in others.  This disease will continue to […]

Ohio Corn: Estimating Yield Losses in Stressed Fields

🕔Aug 13, 2019Many corn fields are still silking (and some are just past the mid-vegetative stages)….so, it may seem a little early to discuss estimating grain yields. However, according to the most […]

Ohio: 16 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Flood

🕔Aug 12, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 16 Ohio counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to five separate disaster events may be eligible for U.S. Department of […]

Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Watch for Diseases in Late Crops

🕔Aug 9, 2019Late-planted corn and soybeans could be vulnerable to higher-than-normal levels of crop diseases this year, experts from The Ohio State University warn. When sown one to two months later than […]

Ohio: 12 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods, Freeze

🕔Aug 1, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 12 Ohio counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to three separate disaster events may be eligible for U.S. Department of […]

Ohio: Palmer Amaranth, Waterhemp – 5 Late Season Scouting Tips

🕔Jul 30, 2019If you don’t already have to deal with waterhemp or Palmer amaranth, you don’t want it. Neither one of these weeds is easy to manage, and both can cause substantial […]

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