Ohio Corn, Soybeans: ‘Tis the Season for Slugs. What Can You Do?

🕔May 22, 2018Late planting in many areas, the small size of both soybean and corn plants, and damp, cool conditions in some areas all lead to a greater damage potential from slugs.  […]

Ohio Corn: Sidedressing Manure into Newly Planted, Emerged Crops

🕔May 22, 2018Ohio State University Extension has conducted manure research on growing crops for several years in an effort to make better use of the available nutrients. Incorporating manure into growing corn […]

Ohio Wheat: Moderate to Heavy Risk of Head Scab This Week

🕔May 22, 2018For those fields of wheat flowering and fields of barley head-out today (May 22), the risk for head scab is moderate in the northern-most counties and in the eastern portion […]

Ohio Wheat, Barley: Fungicide Management of Common Diseases

🕔May 15, 2018It is wet and rainy outside and the forecast calls for more rain throughout this the second week of May (May 14–19). Therefore, growers’ concerns about diseases and the need […]

Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Do Micronutrients Aid Yields?

🕔May 8, 2018Ohio farmers often wonder if micronutrient fertilization will increase grain yields. A recent study exhaustively compiled the last 40 years of Ohio State University micronutrient fertilizer trials in corn, soybean […]

Ohio Weather: Decent Spring Planting Conditions Ahead

🕔May 8, 2018A progressive weather pattern will continue over the next 2-3 weeks. This will allow for periods of dry conditions to be mixed with periods of wet conditions. This week should […]

Ohio: Burndown Programs – Adjusting for a Prolonged, Wet Spring

🕔May 1, 2018This is a revision of an article we seem to publish in C.O.R.N. about every three years, when wet weather prevents early planting and in some cases also prevents early […]

Ohio Soybeans: Planting Date, Seeding Rate, and Row Width

🕔May 1, 2018Before heading out to the field this spring, download a free pdf of the recently revised Ohio Agronomy Guide available here. Also, check out other information related to soybean management here. […]

Ohio Weather: Drier, Warmer Conditions Expected in May

🕔May 1, 2018After a cold and wet April, May is shaping to have temperatures normal or slightly warmer than normal with rainfall near normal. Except for rainfall later this week (with best […]

Ohio Corn: Adjusting Management Practices for a Late Start

🕔Apr 24, 2018As prospects for a timely start to spring planting diminish, growers need to reassess their planting strategies and consider adjustments. Since delayed planting reduces the yield potential of corn, the […]

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