Wheat Crop Exceeds 2005 Production
August 24, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Despite a rocky season of localized drought problems, nutrient deficiencies and disease development, Ohio's wheat crop yielded a pleasing average of 68 bushels per acre, just three bushels shy of last year's produ ...
Learn to Minimize Spray Drift at Farm Science Review
September 1, 2006 LONDON, Ohio-- Spray drift may be the No. 1 concern of pesticide applicators, but there are ways to minimize the problem. And visitors to Ohio State University's Farm Science Review can check out the latest in techniques and equipme ...
When Planting Wheat, Don't Put Eggs in One Basket
September 5, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Growers making wheat planting preparations for next season should spread their choices over varieties that provide good yields, disease resistance, stalk quality and winter hardiness rather than relying only on achieving ...
Prepare Wheat Planting with Fall Herbicide Applications
September 6, 2006 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Ohio growers preparing for no-tillage winter wheat planting should consider a burndown application of glyphosate to effectively control dandelion and winter annual grasses. Jeff Stachler, an Ohio State University Extensi ...
Planting Wheat on Wheat Increases Disease Pressure
September 6, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Ohio growers should avoid planting a new wheat crop into the previous season's wheat residue, despite the possibility of later-than-normal planting due to lagging development of the soybean crop in some locations. Pi ...
Media Advisory: Call Before You Cut Campaign at FSR
September 6, 2006 LONDON, Ohio---- A campaign which originated in southeastern Ohio to educate woodland owners on how to properly manage their forest resources while improving their financial return is going statewide. Media are invited to attend a specia ...
Another Farm Science Review, Another Success
September 26, 2006 LONDON, Ohio-- With near-perfect weather, close to 600 exhibitors and a successful collaboration between Ohio State and Purdue universities, Farm Science Review saw attendance increase 8.5 percent over last year to nearly 130,000 visito ...
Ohio State Extension to Hold SARE Workshop
September 29, 2006 COLUMBUS, Ohio-- The Ohio State University Extension Sustainable Ag Team will be offering a Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) Grant workshop for farmers, producers, ranchers and other professionals in the agriculture ...
Perplexing Worm Behavior May Play Role in Weed Survival
October 3, 2006 Editor's note: Photos are available. Please contact Emilie Regnier at (614) 292-8497, or e-mail email@example.com. COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Common nightcrawlers, earthworms used for fish bait or seen squirming along sidewalks after a heavy ra ...
Workshop Tackles Aspects of Rearing Heifers
October 12, 2006 WOOSTER, Ohio-- Cattle producers and others in the industry seeking to increase their knowledge and skills of rearing dairy heifers are invited to attend an Ohio State University Dairy Heifer Care and Management Workshop. The two-day even ...