Ohio Corn: Assessing the Value of Variable Seeding Rates

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🕔Apr 16, 2019Finding the best seeding rate is important for efficient corn production, but the “optimum” seeding rate – the one that maximizes profitability – can vary within and among fields with […]

Ohio Soybeans: Effect of Relative Maturity on Grain Yield

🕔Apr 16, 2019Fall 2018 was extremely wet, and as a result, small grain and cover crops throughout the state were planted late. Some farmers are interested in planting soybeans with an earlier […]

Ohio: Modified Relay Intercropping – Now’s the Time to Make Sure Your Plan Will Work

🕔Apr 12, 2019Spring planting is just around the corner and so is modified relay intercropping planting of soybeans into growing wheat. This is a very versatile system working across multiple row spacing’s […]

Ohio Weather: Spring Roller Coaster Ride Coming

🕔Apr 9, 2019It is spring and with it often comes wild swings. This is what we expect for the rest of April 2019. A parade of storms will begin later this Thursday […]

Ohio Corn: 4 Considerations for Anhydrous Ammonia Applications

🕔Mar 19, 2019It was a late harvest in fall 2018. Soils were wet and frozen when it was time to apply anhydrous ammonia. Those situations resulted in much less than normal anhydrous […]

Ohio Soybeans: Poor Seed Quality – Will Seed Treatments Help?

🕔Mar 19, 2019Lots of calls and samples concerning seed quality (Figure 1) and I’ve also heard about the rejections at the elevators.  I was in Florida a couple of weeks ago with […]

Ohio: Soybean Cyst Nematode – Samples Requested for Resistance Survey

🕔Mar 19, 2019Lots of news about Soybean cyst nematode at Commodity Classic a couple of weeks ago. We have continued support to run assays and education sessions for farmers throughout the region […]

Ohio Weather: Farmers Need to Gear Up for More Rain

🕔Mar 14, 2019Weather extremes like those during 2018, much more rain, and heavier downpours are likely to become the norm rather than the exception in Ohio, according to a climate expert with […]

Ohio Weather: Wetter Than Normal Will Continue, Possibly to April

🕔Mar 6, 2019Not a lot of great news in the short-term. The wet pattern so far this year is likely to persist into March as an active weather pattern from the Pacific […]

LL-GT27 Soybean – What’s Legal to Apply? The (Maybe Almost) Final Story

🕔Mar 6, 2019Having to issue a retraction to previous C.O.R.N. article where we thought we had it right is always fun.  About a month ago we ran an article that covered the […]

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