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 ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 6
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 ...
Director's Note, May 23
Dear Alumni and Friends, Add paragraph: Copy: Spring semester is a bustling time for our team ... in lead up to commencement. It was great to come together and honor this milestone and I hope our ... newest alumni will stay connected through our ENR Alumni Society and Environmental Professionals Network. ...
Monday Morning Message, May 22
appointments of our faculty include: Professor Doug Jackson-Smith has been appointed the W.K. Kellogg ... Foundation Endowed Chair in Agricultural Ecosystems Management and Professor Steven Lower has been ...
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 ...
In The Conversation
every five years. As rural researchers, our conversations with policymakers suggest that there may be ... and growing their farm business. Our research has consistently found child care is an issue that ... worried that their children could get hurt on the farm. In our research, parents talked about constantly ...
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 ...
Monday Morning Message, May 8
Below are brief bios of each of our new faculty. Jim Ippolito joins SENR on July 1 as Professor of Soil ... on improving environmental soil fertility/chemistry/microbiology/soil health within agricultural, ... connects the intimate linkages between soil macro- and micro-nutrients, trace and heavy metals, ...
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 ...
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 ...