Date of Planting
The recommended time for planting corn in northern Ohio is April 15 to May 10 and in southern Ohio, April 10 to May 10. Approximately 100 to 150 GDDs (heat units) are required for corn to emerge. In central Ohio, this number of GDDs usually accumulates by ...
The protein and oil composition of corn grain is a major factor affecting grain feeding value. Although the grain market does not include this factor in price determination, growers who feed livestock may use this information to reduce feed costs and opti ...
Growing Degree Day (GDD) Maturity Rating System
The GDD maturity rating system is based on heat units. It is more accurate in determining hybrid maturity than the days to maturity system because growth of the corn plant is directly related to the accumulation of heat over time rather than the number of ...
How Climate Affects Corn Production
Temperature Corn can survive brief exposures to adverse temperatures―low-end adverse temperatures being around 32 degrees Fahrenheit and high-end ones being around 112 degrees Fahrenheit. Growth decreases once temperatures dip to 41 degrees Fahrenheit or ...
Shonna Smith, MS student attends NASDA/MANRRS Agriculture Policy Summit
Shonna Smith, MS student in Dr. Rajashekara's lab was recently awarded an $1000 scholarship to attended NASDA/MANRRS Agriculture Policy Summit in conjunction with NASDA annual Winter Policy Conference in Washington, D.C., February 12-15, 2023. She ...
Noah Porter MS Exit Seminar: Saturated Fatty Acids and Lysophospholipids in Lactating Cows
Noah Porter, advised by Dr. Chanhee Lee will be presenting his research seminar via zoom link Friday, February 24th, 2023 10:00am- 11:00am. He will be presenting Saturated Fatty Acids and Lysophospholipids in Lactating Cows. https://osu.zoom.us/j/949076 ...
Southern African Animals
ANIMSCI 5400 This course examines animals native to Southern Africa. Students will examine animal anatomy and physiology, interpret behavior, and analyze the positive and negative human-animal interactions taking place in the geographic region, as well as ...
Wonder Woman Wednesdays-Webinar 5- Cathann Kress, Ph.D.
Dr. Cathann A. Kress has served as Vice President for Agricultural Administration and Dean of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) at The Ohio State University since May 2017, and was reappointed for a second term in June ...
Weeds University Set for Statewide Programs
OSU Extension invites crop producers, CCAs, and agribusinesses to attend a regional 2023 Ohio Weed University on Wednesday, March 1, or Friday, March 3 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at locations across the state. Locations will include: March 1 – Highland C ...
Weeds University- Paulding County
Statewide-- OSU Extension invites crop producers, CCAs, and agribusinesses to attend a regional 2023 Ohio Weed University on Wednesday, March 1, or Friday, March 3 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the locations across the state. Locations will include: Marc ...