Ohio: Soybean Cyst Nematodes – Fall Is the Time for Sampling

🕔Nov 6, 2018As 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 […]

Ohio Corn: Variable Rate Seeding Considerations

🕔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 […]

Wheat Planting: Slow Going – 5 Steps to Minimize Yield Losses

🕔Oct 24, 2018The wet weather stalling harvest in many parts of the country is affecting more than just the 2018 corn and soybean crop. It is also chipping away at the 2019 […]

Soybeans: Current Market, Poor Quality Impacting Producers

🕔Oct 24, 2018In the article posted last week discussing the soybean quality problem being seen by producers in Arkansas (Poor Soybean Seed Quality Seen for a Second Year), several factors were discussed […]

Tobacco: Late Season Rains – How Bad Was the Damage?

🕔Oct 23, 2018With two record-setting hurricanes wreaking havoc on eastern North Carolina flue-cured and exceptional rains in Kentucky in September, it was a discouraging ending indeed for much of the Tobacco Belt.

Nebraska Corn: Yield Forecast – End of Season Report

🕔Oct 22, 2018High temperature during vegetative stages had little impact on forecasted yield potential. This article is the last in a series that summarizes the simulated crop stages and yield forecasts for […]

Ohio Wheat: Delayed Planting – What Should You Do?

🕔Oct 16, 2018Wet weather has delayed wheat planting in many areas of the state. Generally, the best time to plant wheat is the 10-day period starting the day after the fly-free-safe date.  […]

Ohio Corn: Harvest Delays Impact Crop Performance

🕔Oct 16, 2018Leaving corn to dry in the field exposes a crop to unfavorable weather conditions, as well as wildlife damage. A crop with weak plant integrity is more vulnerable to yield […]

Ohio: Holmes County Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Flooding

🕔Oct 15, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Holmes County, Ohio, a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses due excessive rain, flooding, landslides and mudslides that occurred April 1 through June […]

Soybean Cyst Nematode: Changing Up SCN-resistant Varieties is Key – DTN

🕔Oct 10, 2018 The next time you head to the fields to check if they are harvest-ready, consider bringing a soil probe along to test for soybean cyst nematode (SCN). The SCN Coalition, […]

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