If You Planted and Heavy Rainfall Affected Your Fields…
topics, access any of the linked articles. Topics KEY CONSIDERATIONS KEY TAKEAWAYS Soil crusting Heavy ... rainfall and warmer temperatures build conditions for soil crusting. Soil crusting is a hard layer on the ... soil surface due to rapid drying. Soils prone to crusting are tilled fields, low cover crop residue, ...
Interested in Soil Health? Learn together with OSU Extension
program is continuing an effort to help better understand how management practices influence soil health ... Improving soil health (SH) can provide a variety of benefits including improved water ... infiltration, increased water holding capacity, and increased nutrient availability. However, it can be ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 11
about early season weed management and the effect of planting date. Weed management considerations can ... managed (Schutte et al. 2008). One tactic that can be used to manage giant ragweed is delayed planting, ... second and third, respectively, in our preharvest survey in terms of frequency in 2022. Both species have ...
2023 crop enterprise budgets now available
on our newly updated Ohio Crop Enterprise Budgets for 2023, now available at ... https://farmoffice.osu.edu/farm-management/enterprise-budgets. enterprise budgets ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 7 (Final)
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Air temperatures in Ohio ran 2-5°F below average over the last ... 18 th, with unofficial reports as low as 26°F in Sandusky County. Daily average soil temperatures ... have kept evaporation at a minimum however, and soil moisture remains adequate across the state (Figure ...
And Now….There’s No Rain – Reminders About Residual Herbicides
for about everything except weed management. From the perspective of making sure residual herbicides ... emerge before herbicide can be moved down into the soil, reducing the degree of control that residual ... emerge at or just below the soil surface, but not larger-seeded weeds that can emerge from ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 10
Episode 10, we talk with Dr. Aaron Wilson about our upcoming weather forecast and get field updates from ... saturated soil, like most of the state at the beginning of the week; however, the heat and wind assisted in ... drying the soil down enough to be able to plant. Table 1 displays the planting conditions for each ...
Mental Health Awareness and Well-being Town Hall – Resources Shared
Our most recent town hall, held earlier this week, focused on mental health and well-being in ... for Employees. Our colleagues also shared about mental health-related projects they are working on and ... some of the resources that are available for our employees and clientele. The attached Extension Mental ...
Grant feeds effort to convert food waste into valuable products
economic value and causing significant environmental harm. A team of researchers from The Ohio State ... team has been awarded a $60,000 research grant for their project titled "Industrial food ... management model that characterizes and transforms different types of industrial food waste into valuable ...
Lep Monitoring Network Update #3 – Trap Counts for BCW, AMW and ECB-IA
The Ohio LEP Network is continuing to monitor moth pests across Ohio. For our third week of ... can cause problems for farmers. If you are looking for more resources on these pests, check out our ... crop emergence, and have been our most significant pest this week. Black Cutworms can be identified by ...