Battle for the Belt: Episode 9
Episode 9 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lZUCw2pBRaM In Episode 9, we talk with Dr. Mitch Roth and Dr. Horacio Lopez- Nicora from the Department of Plant Pathology about early season pathogens that cause stand iss ...
Planning Your Winter Annual Cereal Grain Forage Harvest
The greatest challenge with winter annual cereal forages for many producers is managing harvest timing to maximize quality with spring rainfall events that not only delay custom harvesters but also cause your perfectly timed harvest to come to a halt. One ...
$2M grant awards to fund two meaningful aquaculture projects
Dr. Hanping Wang at the Ohio Center for Aquaculture Research and Development (OCARD) at The Ohio State University South Centers, in partnership with Dr. Gary Gao of the Specialty Crops team and University of New Hampshire, has been awarded approximately $ ...
The Aquaculture Genetic Laboratory on 2023 Dean's List
Aquaculture Genetics Laboratory at OSU South Center continually received Dean's List certificate of achievement in 2023, recognizing the laboratory’s safety research operation and management. ...
South Centers welcomes Piketon vo-ag students
By Bradford Sherman South Centers/CFAES Piketon High School vocational agricultural students paid a spring visit to The Ohio State University South Centers to learn more about the facility’s various program areas and some of its signature research project ...
May is here, planting considerations for corn and soybean
May is here, and the planting season will speed up with better weather in the coming days/weeks. According to the USDA-NASS report for the week ending 04/23/23, 6% of Ohio’s soybean and 6% of Ohio’s corn acres were planted. Relative to the 5-year average ...
Ival Shields Growth Advisor, Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) 614-292-0697 firstname.lastname@example.org Business ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 4
Soil Temperatures and Moisture Cooler weather remained in place this past week with temperatures running 2-6°F below average. Overall, daily average soil temperatures are slightly warmer than they were last week (Figure 1). Northern locations are hovering ...
On Our Watchlist: Seedcorn Maggot and Alfalfa Weevil
There are two insect pests in particular that we’re wary of at the moment: Seedcorn maggot (in corn and soybean) and alfalfa weevil. Seedcorn maggot is most likely to be a problem in fields where cover crops or other green vegetation has been disked in, ...