The Dark Side of Leadership: How to Avoid Being a Toxic Leader online
We have all seen examples of toxic leaders, either in the media or in our personal lives. Together, let’s dig deeper and pinpoint those characteristics to further define toxic leadership. Then, we can ask ourselves how do we avoid becoming one? How may ou ...
Team Dynamics online
“Successful teamwork is not about mastering subtle, sophisticated theories, but rather about embracing common sense with uncommon levels of discipline and persistence. Ironically, teams succeed because they are exceedingly human. By acknowledging the impe ...
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 ...
Don't miss all the latest information in our May/June Clover Connections Newsletter. Information on Special Interest Judging and Livestock Interviews, EquiStep and PAS information, Cloverbuds, Quality Assurance, Pullorum Testing and much more. CLICK ...
4-H members with livestock projects MUST participate in Livestock Interviews. There is no exception to this rule and there is NO makeup date. Please bring your completed project book to judging. If you have a market/breeding insert packet, you are still ...
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, ...
Cover Crops Roundtable
Battle for the Belt: Episode 8
Episode 8 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://youtu.be/7e12wChuUrg In Episode 8, we talk with Dr. Shawn Conley, the soybean specialist at the University of Wisconsin- Madison and receive a planting date update from all three of our Battle for ...