Ohio: Corn Variety Regional Performance Test Results

🕔Dec 4, 2018Editor’s Note: For accompanying tables please see original article at the Source URL at the bottom of the page. In 2018, 192 corn hybrids representing 24 commercial brands were evaluated […]

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 […]

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 Corn Harvest: Stalk Quality Concerns

🕔Oct 3, 2018Poor stalk quality is being observed and reported in Ohio corn fields. One of the primary causes of this problem is stalk rot. Corn stalk rot, and consequently, lodging, are […]

Ohio Corn: Premature Kernel Sprouting

🕔Oct 3, 2018We have received several reports of premature corn kernel sprouting across Ohio. The ear in the picture exhibiting premature sprouting was sampled from one of the Ohio Corn Performance Test […]

Ohio Corn: Tip Dieback and Zipper Ears

🕔Aug 28, 2018Although ear and kernel development appears excellent in many Ohio cornfields, there are reports of incomplete ear fill that are related to poor pollination and kernel abortion. Several factors may […]

Ohio Corn: Estimating Yields at Early Stages of Kernel Development

🕔Jul 31, 2018Corn growers often want to estimate grain yields prior to harvest in order to help with marketing and harvest plans. Two procedures that are widely used for estimating corn grain […]

Ohio Corn: Night Temperatures Impact Yields

🕔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, 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: Leaf Striping Often Temporary

🕔Jun 5, 2018Leaf striping (interveinal chlorosis) in corn is appearing in many Ohio fields.  There are several nutrient deficiencies (including sulfur, zinc, magnesium, and manganese) that result in leaf striping and some […]

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