Planning Your Winter Annual Cereal Grain Forage Harvest
The greatest challenge with winter annual cereal forages for many producers is managing harvest ... forage. Staging our forage plots in Fremont our cereal rye is currently at Feeks 9 but in Southern Ohio, ... tonnage is critical another important part of the risk management decision is how quality declines as the ...
Enhanced Soil Carbon Farming as a Climate Solution: Pastures and Hayfields in Ohio
Management and Sequestration Center (CMASC) at The Ohio State University. Different soil management ... practices and uses are being assessed in 17 states for their impact on soil carbon stocks. This research ... participation in the project is to provide historical information about field management (tillage, fertilization ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 9
research station even though Northwest has had more cumulative growing degree days based of our estimations ... The corn and soybean at the Western Research Station in Clark County are the furthest along with corn ... this location. The first planting date at the Northwest Research Station for both corn and soybeans are ...
Forage Maturity Across Ohio
Ottawa County, the farthest north county in our survey, orchard grass is fully headed and Timothy and ... our educators were monitoring, were harvested this past week decreasing the number of reported ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 5
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Figure 1: Daily average air temperature (dashed red), two-inch ... (green) and four-inch (blue) soil temperatures for spring 2023. Soil type and location of measurements ... (under sod or bare soil) are provided in the lower right corner of each panel. A map of all locations is ...
Warm Temps Prompt Early Grazing, Soil Tests May Help
ratio, with magnesium has a major impact on the forage’s ability to extract nutrients from the soil and ... about soil testing and briefly about poison hemlock. “If you haven’t taken any soil tests on your ... and provides nutritious feed without adequate fertility levels. Systems that are rotated frequently, ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 8
a planting date update from all three of our Battle for the Belt trial locations in Ohio. The second planting ... date of Battle for the Belt occurred last week (April 26-27) at all three of our trial locations. Table ... 1 indicates the air and soil temperatures on the date of planting. At both Western and Wooster, the soil ...
On Our Watchlist: Seedcorn Maggot and Alfalfa Weevil
to planting. The nice rotty smell attracts the adult flies to lay eggs in the soil, which hatch into ... soils the seeds will be slow to germinate and there is a greater likelihood that the seed coating will ... incorporated into the new growth. But if the seed sits in the soil too long before germinating, much of the ...
ACEL Outstanding Students announced at annual banquet
Outstanding Research Award, Colby Gregg ACEL Graduate Student Outstanding Service/Community Award, Hannah ...
We are still very early, but if crop stands are a concern…
We are still early, but if you planted in April or the first few days of May, soil conditions have ... been wet and cold in many parts of the state. Early plantings, cold air/soil temperatures, and ... the ground under wet soil conditions. The pictures were taken during the first week of May—almost ...