Ohio: 24 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Floods Oct 10, 2019

🕔Oct 10, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 24 Ohio counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to excessive rain and flooding that occurred from Jan. 1 through Aug. […]

Ohio Corn: Managing Harvest with Variable Crop Conditions Oct 9, 2019

🕔Oct 9, 2019Thanks to the weather we had this year, corn is variable across fields and in some areas we will be harvesting corn at higher moistures than normal. Stalk quality may […]

Ohio Soybeans: Is a Late Harvest in Your Future? Oct 9, 2019

🕔Oct 9, 2019The variability of the 2019 cropping year is continuing into harvest. With a broad range of planting dates this spring, many soybean producers will be faced with variable harvest conditions. […]

Ohio Corn: Stalk Quality Concerns Oct 8, 2019

🕔Oct 8, 20192019 may be an especially challenging year for corn stalk quality in Ohio. Stress conditions increase the potential for stalk rot that often leads to stalk lodging (Fig. 1).  This […]

No Pigweed Left Behind – Make That A Goal At Harvest Oct 4, 2019

🕔Oct 4, 2019At harvest this year, watch for patches of pigweeds, which are quickly multiplying across Ohio. A campaign dubbed “No Pigweed Left Behind” is aimed at encouraging farmers to stop those weeds […]

Ohio Corn, Soybeans: More Diseases, Lower Yields Forecast Oct 4, 2019

🕔Oct 4, 2019The late start to the planting season stunted growth in many corn and soybean fields across Ohio, and yields for both crops are expected to be the state’s smallest since […]

Ohio: 4 Reminders for Fall Herbicide Treatments Oct 4, 2019

🕔Oct 4, 2019If you have never applied herbicide in fall to burn down winter annuals, or done it only infrequently, this might be the year to make an investment in fall herbicides.

North Central Extension – Industry Soil Fertility Conference, Des Moines, Nov. 5-6 Sep 26, 2019

🕔Sep 26, 2019If you would like to learn more about current soil fertility issues and research being conducted at universities across the North Central region, then consider attending the 49th Annual North […]

Ohio Corn: Will Late Fields Reach Black Layer Before a Killing Frost? Sep 24, 2019

🕔Sep 24, 2019Ohio saw record late corn planting in 2019.  According to the Agricultural Statistics Service, only 33% of Ohio’s corn was planted by June 2.  The question being asked now is […]

Ohio Corn: Grain Drydown – What to Expect? Sep 24, 2019

🕔Sep 24, 2019Many corn growers may encounter slower than normal drydown this fall due to late crop development associated with June planting dates. Much of Ohio’s late-planted corn may not achieve black […]

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