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  1. Ash Killer Spreading: Here's How to Know What to Do

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ash-killer-spreading-heres-how-know-what-do

    whose own state is completely quarantined due to the pest, and you stand a chance at reducing its ... of their stand is ash,” said Kathy Smith, Ohio State University Extension’s forestry program ... director. Next, she said, is to match the goals and objectives you have for the woodland with the available ...

  2. Some Ohio Corn May Need Replanting

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/some-ohio-corn-may-need-replanting

    replanted. "There are fields that may have been adversely affected by localized ponding and protracted ... Thomison said that there are many factors to consider in a replant situation including intended plant ... University Extension agronomist. "Farmers confronted with poor stands due to these conditions may be ...

  3. Some Corn Growers Considering Replanting: Is It Worthwhile?

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    replant their fields, according to an Ohio State University Extension specialist. While there is little ... localized areas where cold soil temperatures resulted in loss of plant stand may be considering replanting ... stand loss too quickly.” Thomison said that if growers decide, after completing a crop damage ...

  4. Ohio Pasture Management Project Gives Livestock Farmers Guidance on Grazing

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/ohio-pasture-management-project-gives-livestock-farmers-guidance-grazing

    stand in terms of forage, they are better able to decide where to go from there. Having the database ... Extension offers livestock producers detailed information on how fast pasture fields are growing statewide, ... they stand in terms of how much feed is available, and that helps inform the different decisions they ...

  5. Keep Stand Quality in Mind When Preparing for Planting Season

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/keep-stand-quality-mind-when-preparing-planting-season

    achieve those quality stands is to pay attention to planting speeds and the depth at which seeds are ... up two-three weeks apart from one another," said Thomison. "In fields where there are ... somewhere between 25,000-30,000 stands, younger plants are at a considerable disadvantage for light, ...

  6. Crop Growers Still Have Time to Switch to Corn if Alfalfa Stands Don’t Meet Production Criteria

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/crop-growers-still-have-time-switch-corn-if-alfalfa-stands-don%E2%80%99t-meet-production

    recommendation is to wait until there are at least six inches of growth. The guidelines for alfalfa stand ... the first cutting that their alfalfa stands are questionable, he said.    “Last year, we had so much ... Older stands naturally have fewer plants per square foot, but older plants, if they are healthy, produce ...

  7. Delay Fall Alfalfa Cuttings to Replenish Supplies Next Spring

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/delay-fall-alfalfa-cuttings-replenish-supplies-next-spring

    from that stress because of the poor growing conditions this past summer. Only now are those stands ... need the forage, walk away from it and let it insulate your stand this winter. If you do need the ... their final cuttings closer to the killing frost to ensure high-energy, rigorous stands next spring. ...

  8. Slugs Feasting on Slow-Growing Crops

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/slugs-feasting-slow-growing-crops

    partly due to the pest€™s contributions. €œWe have had lousy growing conditions and there are many things ... that can cause poor stands. Slugs are just one of those causes,€ said Ron Hammond, an Ohio State ... soybean plants may be planted late. In those fields where slugs are present, they are just sitting there ...

  9. Producers: Still Time to Eliminate Weeds in Hay and Pasture Fields

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/producers-still-time-eliminate-weeds-hay-and-pasture-fields

    some can be invasive and reduce the tonnage of the forage that you are trying to harvest. “Getting rid ... perennial weeds because many of the plants are feeding their root systems, which allows applied herbicide to ... of weeds while they are small and few in number can save time, money and effort.” The savings are ...

  10. Alfalfa Escapes Severe Frost Damage, But First Cutting Delayed

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/alfalfa-escapes-severe-frost-damage-first-cutting-delayed

    grain. Annual grasses are quick to establish and will compete well in a thin alfalfa stand. There are ... stands are anticipated to recover and produce near normal yields. Mark Sulc, an Ohio State University ... Extension forage specialist, said that established stands will initiate new growth with the current warm ...

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