Ag Research in Limbo – DTN Mar 26, 2020

🕔Mar 26, 2020
This is usually the busy season for agricultural scientists. They are hammering out experiment plans, firing up tractors and heading to fields to plant research plots on crops, weed control, […]

Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Choosing Varieties – Check Disease Resistance Ratings Dec 18, 2019

🕔Dec 18, 2019
The seed suppliers want your early orders and the catalogues are all spread out on the tables.  Now to begin the process of choosing the best variety or hybrid for your […]

Ohio: Soybean Cyst Nematode – Fall Is the Time to Sample Oct 17, 2019

🕔Oct 17, 2019
Harvest is well underway and once the soybeans are off the fields this provides some time to sample soil for the SCN populations.  The SCN Coalition theme for the next […]

Ohio Soybeans: Late Season Foliar Diseases Have Started Sep 10, 2019

🕔Sep 10, 2019
Despite 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 Soybeans: Frogeye Leaf Spot – Is It Worth Spraying in 2019? Aug 22, 2019

🕔Aug 22, 2019
Several 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, Soybeans: Watch for Diseases in Late Crops Aug 9, 2019

🕔Aug 9, 2019
Late-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 Soybeans: Mid-Season Disease, Management Considerations Jul 30, 2019

🕔Jul 30, 2019
The rains last week around Wayne County (5+ inches) provided for saturated soil conditions. Cultivars with low resistance to Phytophthora sojae are now developing Phytophthora stem rot. These fields were […]

Ohio Soybeans: Poor Seed Quality – Will Seed Treatments Help? Mar 19, 2019

🕔Mar 19, 2019
Lots 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, 2019

🕔Mar 19, 2019
Lots 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: Soybean Cyst Nematodes – Fall Is the Time for Sampling Nov 6, 2018

🕔Nov 6, 2018
As we wait another week for the fields to dry out, this provides some time to sample soil for the SCN populations. The SCN Coalition theme for the next few […]

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