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  1. Late Wheat Harvest and Grain Quality Concerns

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/22-2021/late-wheat-harvest-and-grain-quality-concerns

    harvest in some areas of the state. Late harvest coupled with excessive rainfall means more time for ... https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/18-2021/don%E2%80%99t-delay-wheat-harvest Test weight (grain weight per unit volume or grain density) is one of the grain quality traits ... (resistance to germination), grain quality reduction will vary from one variety to another. In addition to ...

  2. Forage Fertility: Where We Are and Why it Matters

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/21-2021/forage-fertility-where-we-are-and-why-it-matters

    stay competitive. Furthermore, water quality issues in the state underscore the need for Ohio farmers ... over 1.3 million acres of pastureland on nearly 39,000 farms (50% of all farms) in the state of Ohio ... more Ohio farms (44% of all farms) than any other crop (Becot et al., 2020). In addition, there are ...

  3. Poultry Litter Application

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/24-2021/poultry-litter-application

    Stockpiles of poultry litter can be seen in farm fields across Ohio. While common each year in ... excellent source of plant nutrients and readily available in most parts of the state. Poultry litter can be ... litter in the state comes from laying hens and turkey finishers. Typical nutrient ranges in poultry ...

  4. Western Bean Cutworm Peaking in Ohio

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/23-2021/western-bean-cutworm-peaking-ohio

    state. Eight counties including, Ashtabula, Champaign, Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Lorain, Lucas and Woods ... have 7 or more moths per trap over the past week, indicating now is the time to be scouting for egg ... https://aginsects.osu.edu/news/western-bean-cutworm-video). Overall, the statewide average was 6.2 moths per trap, which was an increase from an average of ...

  5. Pre-harvest Sprouting and Falling Number

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/22-2021/pre-harvest-sprouting-and-falling-number

    from one field to another. Sprouting is a trail that negatively affects grain quality. It actually is ... harvested. This could lead to pre-harvest sprouting and other grain quality issues. However, the extent to ... sprouting than the red wheats commonly grown here in Ohio. As a result, the level of sprouting will vary ...

  6. To Spray or Not to Spray…Foliar Products at R3

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/23-2021/spray-or-not-spray%E2%80%A6foliar-products-r3

    response (+5 bu/acre) to foliar insecticide applied at R3 one time. In the other 27 environments, soybean ... The R3 soybean growth stage is a common time to consider foliar application of fungicide, ... long (but less than 3/4 inch long) at one of the four uppermost nodes on the main stem with a fully ...

  7. Weather Update: A Wet Start to Summer

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/23-2021/weather-update-wet-start-summer

    greatly improved soil moisture and stream flow conditions across the Buckeye State. For some, it has been ... weather in the west, leaving an active jet stream and weather pattern across the Ohio and Missouri Valleys ... too much of a good thing. Parts of southwest and northeast Ohio have received 10-15 inches of rainfall ...

  8. Does Pipeline Installation have a Lasting Effect on Crop Yields?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/24-2021/does-pipeline-installation-have-lasting-effect-crop-yields

    Numerous underground oil and gas pipelines have been installed through Ohio farmland over the past ... their soils and crops. Last fall, we collected soil and yield samples from 24 different farms impacted ... by pipeline installation in seven counties throughout Northern Ohio (Figure 1). The Rover, Utopia, ...

  9. Blackpatch of Forage Legumes and Slaframine Intoxication

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/24-2021/blackpatch-forage-legumes-and-slaframine-intoxication

    slobbers. One of the causes of excessive salivation in horses is a fungal disease of clover, commonly ... exceed 80F with humid/wet conditions, like we have been experiencing in Ohio. Here we are re-running an ... humidity, it is even more important that adequate amounts of fresh water be available. Electrolyte ...

  10. Stay Hydrated this Summer

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/stay-hydrated-summer

    a story about the summers he spent helping bale hay at his uncle’s farm. He and his cousins would spend ... Sweating is obviously an important safety function, but it also uses the same water that our bodies need to ... water going out, it is easy to become dehydrated if we aren’t putting enough fluid back into our bodies. ...

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