Ohio Corn: A Crop of Many Colors – What’s the Cause? Jun 26, 2019

🕔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 Soybeans: How Will Wet Weather Affect Stands? Jun 25, 2019

🕔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, 2019

🕔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: Getting a Good Start – Planting Depth Can Make a Difference May 8, 2019

🕔May 8, 2019Planting depth recommendations for Ohio are 1.5 to 2 inches deep to ensure adequate moisture uptake and seed-soil contact. Deeper planting may be recommended as the season progresses and soils […]

Ohio Corn: Assessing the Value of Variable Seeding Rates Apr 16, 2019

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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 Corn: Variable Rate Seeding Considerations Nov 6, 2018

🕔Nov 6, 2018As producers are planning their seed needs for next year, it is important to think about acreage, hybrids, and seeding rates. Finding the best corn seeding rate is important for […]

Ohio Corn: Night Temperatures Impact Yields Jul 31, 2018

🕔Jul 31, 2018Low night temperatures during the grain fill period (which typically occurs in July and August) have been associated with some of our highest corn yields in Ohio. The cool night […]

Ohio Corn: Impact of Ponding and Saturated Soils Jun 26, 2018

🕔Jun 26, 2018Persistent rains during the past two weeks 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: Early Coloration – Green, Purple, or Yellow? Jun 5, 2018

🕔Jun 5, 2018Corn seedlings often turn yellow (due to low nitrogen uptake and/or limited chlorophyll synthesis) or purple (reduced root development and/or increased anthocyanin production) under cool, wet conditions. Some hybrids are […]

Ohio Corn: Young Crops with Wet Feet – What Can We Expect? May 30, 2018

🕔May 30, 2018Around the state, there are many corn fields with young plants with standing water due to the intense storms that have passed through. But what are the long-term effects of […]

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