Weeds University- Mercer County
Alyssa Essman, visiting Professor and acting State Weed Specialist, The Ohio State University; and, Tony ... Dobbels, Research Specialist, The Ohio State University. This is an “in-person” event with a portion of the ... herbicide evaluation and field research program in row crop weed control at Ohio State. The registration ...
Weather Update: Transitioning to Spring: Will Spring-like Weather Continue?
the The Ohio State Phenology Calendar. Forecast An active weather pattern will continue this week as ... Figure 1 shows that much of the state will end the month with temperatures about 5-10°F above the ... presence, although weakening La Niña, it was a drier than normal month for much of the state. The exception ...
Corn Growth and Development
Ohio State University Extension Bulletin 827. Table 4-3 describes two of the most widely used staging ... States; crop insurance adjusters, however, use the Horizontal Leaf Method to assess hail and other ... Development, PMR 1009 Iowa State Univ. Extension, Ames, IA. **Approximate growing degree days (GDDs) between ...
extension state specialists, Ohio State University Extension or an agricultural consulting service. 1. ... (oardc.ohio-state.edu/wheat-trials/). So, in addition to scab, select varieties with resistance to the disease most common in your part ... of the state. Powdery mildew is most common throughout Ohio, except in the northwestern part of the ...
Reminder: Conservation Tillage & Technology Conference March 14-15 in Ada
agricultural meeting in northwestern Ohio. The meeting and program have been developed by The Ohio State ... Ohio Northern University in Ada. The first day of this year’s conference will feature David Hula, ... with assistance from local Soil and Water Conservation Districts, Ohio Department of Agriculture, and ...
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soils (CEC < 6) will require different recommendations. The Ohio State University currently uses the ... secondary nutrients should be released by the soil organic matter. The proper soil pH for western Ohio ... eastern Ohio (subsoils derived from shale and sandstone). The lime test index or buffer pH on the soil ...
Drones for Spraying Pesticides
commercial spray drones today are the multi-rotor type shown below: Photo: E. Ozkan, The Ohio State ... Ozkan, The Ohio State University Source: Adobe stock One recent drone type has four rotor arms ... future of spray drones are discussed in a new Ohio State University Extension Publication FABE-540 ...
Double Crop Sunflower in Ohio, is it an Option?
study sunflowers’ viability as a double crop after wheat or barley harvest in Ohio. The study had three ... a fungus in the Alternaria genus known to infect sunflowers in other states. Future work should address the ...
Time to stock up on nozzles now! But do you know which one to buy?
another. For example, we at Ohio State University have conducted field experiments to determine which ... find nozzles within the same “flat-fan” category classified as “low-drift.” Research conducted at Ohio ... State and elsewhere clearly indicate that nozzles labeled as “low-drift” significantly reduce spray ...