Hope IS a Strategy
My husband, who works in the computer profession, has a shirt that states, “Hope is Not a Strategy.” While this may be true in his line of work or many others, I dare say hope IS at least a partial strategy in many areas of life. Take agriculture for inst ...
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Weather Update: January 2023- A Month of Soil Moisture Recharge
Summary Did it feel like winter was largely absent during January? If so, you are not alone, and we have the climate statistics to prove it. Figure 1 shows that much of the state will end the month with temperatures about 10°F above the long-term average ...
Hot Topics in Grain Crops Series
The Ohio State University Extension – Hancock County office will be offering its Hot Topics in Grain Crops Series over three evenings in February and March at the Hancock County Agricultural Service Center, 7868 CR 140, Findlay, OH 45840. Each meeting wil ...
Sampling Corn Grain for Vomitoxin
Moldy grain and vomitoxin levels vary considerably within the grain lot. This is largely because the number of ears infected with Gibberella zeae, the fungus that causes Gibberella ear rot and produces vomitoxin in the grain, and number of infected kernel ...
Northwest Ohio Agronomy Day
Henry County will be hosting the 2023 Northwest Ohio Agronomy Crops Day on February 8 th, 2023. This year’s event will feature Dr. Pierce Paul, Professor and Associate Chair in the Department of Plant Pathology at the Ohio State University. He will be pre ...
REDMINDER: Join Us for the 3rd Annual Virtual Corn College and Soybean School
Due to popular demand, the AgCrops Team will host the 3rd annual virtual Corn College and Soybean School on February 10, 2023 from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM featuring your OSU Extension state specialists and soil fertility guest speaker, Dr. Kurt Steinke, from Mi ...
Cover Crop Management Seminar
Cody Beacom and Jim Hoorman are the headline speakers for a Cover Crop Management three-hour morning program presented by the Ohio No-Till Council, Hardin County OSU Extension, and The Nature Conservancy. The event will be held at the Plaza Inn Restaurant ...
USDA Announces Grants for Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production
USDA is making available up to $7.5 million for grants through its Office of Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production (OUAIP). The competitive grants will support the development of urban agriculture and innovative production projects through two categ ...