Ask the Expert – Managing Frogeye Leaf Spot with Dr. Carl Bradley
University of Kentucky Extension Specialist Dr. Carl Bradley recently sat down with us to answer our questions on frogeye leaf spot of soybean. Dr. Bradley is a featured speaker at this year’s Conservation Tillage Conference at Ohio Northern University in ...
GEOLOGY DISCOVERY DAY
Join the Ohio Geological Survey for Ohio Geology Discovery Day! This event is free and perfect for learners of all ages who are excited about rocks, minerals, fossils and more. During the open house hours of 10:00 am–2:00 pm, visitors can engage in hands- ...
Friday's Escape to the Forest Webinar
Join us for a virtual hike on March 10 th for our Friday’s Escape to the Forest webinar. Ohio State Extension Educator, Carrie Brown, will take us on a virtual hike through the forest in search of spring wildflowers. Register HERE for the webinar. Con ...
Junior Fair Steer Weigh In
Battle for the Belt
Which crop should be planted first, corn or soybean? We will address these questions (and more!) weekly during the growing season with a series of short videos. Watch Episode 1 here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0U2vPdtEVc https://agcrops.osu.edu/news ...
Junior Fair Board
Production of Other Small Grain Species
Fertilizer recommendations for the other small grain species are provided in Tables 6-12 through 6-14. Insect control recommendations can be found in Extension Bulletin 545, Insect Pests of Field Crops. Table 6-12: Recommended Nitrogen for Small Grains ...
Weather Update: Transitioning to Spring: Will Spring-like Weather Continue?
Summary Not to be outdone by January, February temperatures have been much above normal as well. Figure 1 shows that much of the state will end the month with temperatures about 5-10°F above the long-term average (1991-2020). Locations such as Dayton and ...
Disease is one of the major factors limiting wheat yield and quality in Ohio and other Midwestern states. Yield losses as high as 30 to 50 percent are not uncommon in fields planted with susceptible varieties under disease-favorable conditions. Effective ...
Nutrient Value of Wheat Straw
The nutrient value of wheat straw is influenced by several factors including weather, variety, and cultural practices. Thus, the most accurate value requires sending a straw sample to an analytical laboratory. However, book value can be used to estimate ...