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  1. Fall Forage Management Tips

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-32/fall-forage-management-tips

    https://forages.osu.edu/news/harvest-management-summer-annual-grasses. For details about frost injury and late season forage concerns see ... next spring or summer. Now is the time to apply lime to raise low soil pH levels for next year’s ... levels. Deficient fertility leads to weak forage stands that are susceptible to stresses (including winter ...

  2. Improved tool can help Midwest farmers with cover crop decisions

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-32/improved-tool-can-help-midwest-farmers-cover-crop-decisions

    University Agriculture News.  WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Cover crops have been shown to improve water and soil ... scavenger, fighting weeds and providing forage, etc. They also can provide information about the cash crops ... information about each crop, seeding rates and more. “This gives good information about the species that will ...

  3. Fall-applied herbicides- what goes around comes around

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-32/fall-applied-herbicides-what-goes-around-comes-around

    seedbed well into spring, and reducing dandelion back to manageable levels.  Fast forward to the mid 2000s ... 2,4-D worked for a while on marestail, the increase in the level of glyphosate resistance shifted all of ... the work to the 2,4-D, which is really only about 70% effective on overwintered marestail.  The net ...

  4. Potential for Nitrate Problems in Drought Stressed Corn

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-28/potential-nitrate-problems-drought-stressed-corn

    Have very dry soil conditions increase the potential for toxic levels of nitrates in corn ... conversion process accelerates and within a few days, nitrate levels in the plant return to normal. The ... highest levels of nitrate accumulate when drought occurs after a period of heavy nitrate uptake by the ...

  5. Visit the Agronomic Crops Team at the (Virtual) Farm Science Review on September 22-24th

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-32/visit-agronomic-crops-team-virtual-farm-science-review-september

    Agronomic Crops Team will be at the virtual Farm Science Review and available to discuss agronomy related ... several counties throughout Ohio on a clickable county map. Videos include information about growing ... Q&A: Our specialists and educators will be available to answer questions from visitors at live Q&A ...

  6. Ask the Expert Sessions to Be Held Live During 2020 Farm Science Review.

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-31/ask-expert-sessions-be-held-live-during-2020-farm-science-review

    hay-No way? Alejandro Relling 1:40-2:00 p.m. For more information about the Ask the Expert Sessions, ... can find out about the show’s offerings by going to fsr.osu.edu and clicking on an image of the show’s ... they’re most interested in, such as field demonstrations or “Ask the Expert” talks.  Among the ...

  7. Making Corn Silage in Dry Conditions

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-28/making-corn-silage-dry-conditions

    shrink by 2 percentage units has a value of about $2/ton. Homolactic inoculants (these are the ‘standard ... drought-stressed corn.   Check for nitrates.   Drought-stressed corn plants can accumulate nitrates which are toxic ... Ideally, corn plants should be sampled and assayed for nitrates prior to chopping (most labs offer very ...

  8. Surface Application of Manure to Newly Planted Wheat Fields

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-31/surface-application-manure-newly-planted-wheat-fields

    Several livestock producers have inquired about applying liquid dairy or swine manure to newly ... soil phosphorus levels, and the phosphorus in the manure being applied, so we don’t grow soil ... phosphorus levels beyond what is acceptable. If the wheat is planted at its typical one-inch depth and swine ...

  9. It’s time for the Hessian Fly-free Date Again

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2020-31/it%E2%80%99s-time-hessian-fly-free-date-again

    worry about yield loss in cover crops, high populations in the winter may provide for infestations in ... the fly-safe date, thus reducing the level of transmission of the disease to the new crop. BYDV tends ...

  10. School and Youth Gardens

    https://cuyahoga.osu.edu/program-areas/agriculture-and-natural-resources/community-gardening/community-gardening-program-1-0

    about any subject there is. Our office considers school and youth gardens to be a specialized form of ...

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