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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
May is here, planting considerations for corn and soybean
Research & Information Network for Early Season Soybean Management from the Science for Success Team: ... start for the same period before. Figure 1. Soil temperature measurement and germinated soybean and corn ... reminders/considerations for planting season this year: Soil Temperatures: Planting corn and soybeans after soil ...
Spring is in the Air and Soybean Cyst Nematode Doesn't Care: Take the Test. Beat the Pest!
‘SCN-resistance’ will limit our ability to protect Ohio soybean production. Active management of SCN begins with an ... a field, soil sample for SCN testing must be properly collected. The presence of SCN in a field, but most ... importantly, the SCN numbers will determine the best management strategy. Therefore, you need to test your ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 4
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Cooler weather remained in place this past week with temperatures ... running 2-6°F below average. Overall, daily average soil temperatures are slightly warmer than they were ... four-inch (blue) soil temperatures for spring 2023. Soil type and location of measurements (under sod or ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 6
counts and actual seed drop). Second, we present planting updates for corn and soybean from our research ... station managers across the state as our first planting date, ‘ultra-early’, went into the ground last ... adjustments due to soil variability (e.g., wet, dry, marginal, optimum areas), 3) row-unit settings (e.g., ...
Forage Maturity Across Ohio
forecasted for much of the state this week harvesting maybe your best option to manage weevil populations ...
Changes Ahead with Potential El Niño
a rapidly developing event in the eastern equatorial Pacific Ocean. It appears we are on our way toward an ...