CES Years of Service Awards
CES recognizes that it is very important to acknowledge Loyalty and Service and is proud to sponsor these awards for OSU Extension Staff. Congratulations to the 2022 recipients!! 2022 Years of Service Awards L-R: Patty Corfman, CES President, Elaine Stot ...
Abbey Burkey's mother-in-law, Rhonda K. Burkey, passed away Feb. 25, 2023. You can read her obituary here. Abbey is Ohio State ATI's reference librarian. A donation was made by the Sunshine Fund to National Fibromyalgia Association. ...
2023 Livestock Judging Team Results
2023 Livestock Judging Contest Results Senior Scores Junior Scores ...
Equine Center Field Day
The Equine Center will be hosting a Field Day on Saturday, March 4, kicking off at noon! ...
March 1, 2023
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
A successful soil fertility program for wheat requires knowledge of a field’s yield potential and a recent soil test. The soil test will provide current levels of phosphorus and potassium in the soil and the soil pH. Soil pH will assist in determining the ...