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  1. Respiratory Alert- Wheat harvest may expose farmers to vomitoxin and other moldy conditions in the grain dust

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-22/respiratory-alert-wheat-harvest-may-expose-farmers-vomitoxin-and

    level of protection, and is basically worthless in agricultural environments. Photo provided by Central ... the edges. How to test your respirator for proper fit Ideally the N95 should be fit-tested for each ... worker. Once a fit-test is performed, the worker will know which type provides the best fit. Then before ...

  2. Noxious Weeds in Cover Crop Seed and Seed Germination

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-21/noxious-weeds-cover-crop-seed-and-seed-germination

    earmarked for corn or soybeans, it is important to pay attention to the quality. These tests may also be ... tested for an “all state noxious-weed exam” prior to planting if this was not done previously on the seed ... lot. Only 1.1-1.2 lbs of seed is needed for the test, but it is critical the sample is representative ...

  3. About Greene County

    https://greene.osu.edu/about

    and research developed by Extension and other faculty and staff at the Ohio Agricultural Research and ... family and consumer sciences, 4-H youth development, community development, and agriculture and natural ...

  4. School Gardening Series for Educators

    https://greene.osu.edu/news/school-gardening-series-educators

    gardens. Gardening with youth has show significant impacts in the classroom including better test scores, ... 4-H Project Greene Teacher is a school garden program for afterschool personnel, educators, ... and others who are actively engaged in or would like to learn more about gardening as a way for others ...

  5. Global Climate Change: How Does It Affect You?

    https://greene.osu.edu/events/global-climate-change-how-does-it-affect-you

    and trends of climate change. Learn what it means for your garden, woodlot or farm through the year ...

  6. Expect cornfields pollinating well into August

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-24/expect-cornfields-pollinating-well-august

    According to the National Agricultural Statistics Service for the week ending July 28, 2019, 32% ...

  7. For Head Scab & Yield-Don’t Delay Wheat Harvest (Well…If the weather cooperates)

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/201918/head-scab-yield-don%E2%80%99t-delay-wheat-harvest-well%E2%80%A6if-weather

    dates. When the wheat harvest was delayed until July 8, yield decreased by 9 bu./acre, test weight ... >23% moisture reduced profitability mostly due to costs associated with drying and reduced test weight. ... during harvest – increasing the fan speed will reduce FDK and vomitoxin and increase the test weight of ...

  8. What to do about Nitrogen Fertilizer in Corn?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/201920/what-do-about-nitrogen-fertilizer-corn

    soil and has many pathways for loss. It’s leaky nature plus the fact that crops need it in such large ... routinely. Soil-based tests can also monitor N availability. Soil nitrate is the most widely-available and ... vetted test. A value of 25 ppm or higher indicates that there is sufficient N. More information can be ...

  9. Use More Caution this Year to Reduce Spray Drift

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-22/use-more-caution-year-reduce-spray-drift

    by the Ohio Department of Agriculture. As you know, we are experiencing an unusual weather situation ... and density of the spray mixture which leads to larger droplets. This, however, should be the last ... in following OSUE Extension Fact Sheets available online:   FABE-525 ...

  10. Late Summer Establishment of Perennial Forages

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-23/late-summer-establishment-perennial-forages

    and 125 ppm for many of our soils. Seed selection: Be sure to use high quality seed of adapted, tested ...

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