Ohio Wheat: Nitrogen Rate Recommendations for 2018

🕔Mar 20, 2018Wheat has already reached green-up across the state so spring N may be applied anytime fields are fit. Keep in mind that research has shown no yield reduction for N […]

Ohio: Winter Wheat Stand Evaluation

🕔Mar 20, 2018Feekes 5 growth stage (leaf sheaths strongly erect) is a good time to evaluate winter wheat stand. Over the past two years, with funding from the Ohio Small Grains Marketing […]

Ohio: Soybean Planting… How Early Is Too Early?

🕔Mar 6, 2018Soybean planting date is absolutely critical to maximize yield (in most years and environments). Over the past few years, we’ve participated in a North Central Soybean Research Program (NCSRP) funded […]

Ohio Soybeans: Participate in Production Survey, Get $40

🕔Jan 23, 2018I am continuing a third year of a State‐Wide Project aimed at generating some baseline producer data on current soybean management practices in Ohio’s production systems. This project is funded […]

Ohio Wheat: 5 Considerations for Planting in 15-Inch Rows

🕔Sep 12, 2017Growers are interested in wide-row wheat production due to changes in equipment inventory (lack of grain drill and availability of air seeder) and to allow intercropping of soybean into wheat. […]

Ohio Soybeans: 4 Steps for Estimating Yields

🕔Sep 6, 2017To estimate soybean yield, four yield components need to be considered: plants per acre, pods per plant, seeds per pod, and seeds per pound (seed size).  A printable worksheet to […]

Ohio Wheat: Variety Selection an Important 1st Step to Reducing Scab, Vomitoxin

🕔Sep 6, 2017Even though we did not have high levels of scab and vomitoxin this year, we still need to keep this disease in our minds as we select varieties to plant […]

Ohio Wheat: 5 Management Tips for Fall 2017

🕔Sep 6, 2017Wheat helps reduce problems associated with the continuous planting of soybean and corn and provides an ideal time to apply fertilizer in July/August after harvest. With soybean harvest around the […]

Ohio Soybeans: Septoria Brown Spot and Bacterial Blight – No Need for Fungicides

🕔Jul 18, 2017As folks can get in through the muddy fields a couple of foliar diseases are beginning to be spotted. The first, Septoria brown spot, is a normal disease found throughout […]

Ohio: Crops Under Water – What Can You Expect?

🕔Jul 18, 2017Large rain events seem to be trending this year in many parts of Ohio. These storms tend to last for a very short amount of time, but leave behind a […]

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