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  1. What is Your Soil Wearing?

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/events/what-your-soil-wearing

    A workshop on Cover Crops and Soil Health. See Flyer for details. ...

  2. "Working Lands" Forage Field Days Planned

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-25/working-lands-forage-field-days-planned

    The Ohio Department of Agriculture Working Lands Buffer Program allows for forage to be grown and ... Grassland Council, and your local Soil and Water Conservations Districts to learn about the Working Lands ... Program. Topics to be covered at these field days include: Soil Fertility ~ Seed Bed Preparation ~ Forage ...

  3. 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

    risk for increased disease, vomitoxin contamination, lodging, sprouting, and harvest loss. With funding ... at risk for increased disease, vomitoxin contamination, lodging, sprouting, and harvest loss. Wheat ... above, leaving it in the field to dry-down increases the risk of re-wetting, which could increase ...

  4. Wind damage in corn- “Green Snap” and Root Lodging

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-23/wind-damage-corn-%E2%80%9Cgreen-snap%E2%80%9D-and-root-lodging

    Root lodging occurs when strong winds pull corn roots part way out of the soil. The problem is more ... pronounced when soil are saturated by heavy rains accompanying winds. If root lodging occurs before grain ... saturated soil conditions see https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/201917/ponding-and-saturated-soils ...

  5. Poultry Litter Applications

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-26/poultry-litter-applications

    frequently flooded soils- stored for not more than eight months- not located on slopes greater than six ... percent- located on soils that are deep to bedrock (greater than 40 inches to bedrock) Farmers who want to ... Soil and Water Conservation District for proper setbacks from steams, ditches and wells when applying ...

  6. No pigweed left behind- late-season scouting for Palmer amaranth and waterhemp

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-24/no-pigweed-left-behind-late-season-scouting-palmer-amaranth-and

    become infested due to contaminated seed produced in states where Palmer amaranth and waterhemp are ... dark.  Plants without mature seed should be cut off just below the soil surface, and ideally removed from ... fields will result in further spread throughout the field and also contamination of the combine with weed ...

  7. Late Summer Establishment of Perennial Forages

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

    seed-to-soil contact. Be aware that too much tillage depletes soil moisture and increases the risk of soil ... Typically, the main risk with late summer forage seedings is sufficient moisture for seed germination and ... plant establishment. However, many parts of Ohio have adequate soil moisture from recent rains, and the ...

  8. 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

    fields is often contaminated with vomitoxin and other mycotoxins, because the disease and toxins go hand ... pinkish-white fungal mycelium, and most importantly, heavily contaminated with mycotoxins. Compared to healthy ... contaminated with vomitoxin, as well as pieces of fungal mycelium (mold).   Breathing grain dust can have ...

  9. Assessing The Risk of Frost Injury to Late Planted Corn

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-27/assessing-risk-frost-injury-late-planted-corn

    to the National Agricultural Statistics Service, as of August 18, 37 percent of Ohio’s corn acreage ... based on 30-year historical normals reported by the Ohio Agricultural Statistics Service. The GDD ...

  10. Considerations for Using Soybeans as a Cover Crop

    https://agcrops.osu.edu/newsletter/corn-newsletter/2019-21/considerations-using-soybeans-cover-crop

    generally recognized by agricultural experts as agronomically sound for the area for erosion control or ... other purposes related to conservation or soil improvement is planted at the recommended seeding rate, ... purposes related to conservation or soil improvement. To optimize the use of soybean as a cover crop, ...

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